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Several major developments in theoretical ecology have relied on either dynamical stability or numerical simulations, but oftentimes, they have found contradictory results.
Tougher pollutant discharge rules paid for by factories "re-shored" by a 10 percent reduction in the corporate tax rate is the question.
Giant Aldabra tortoises are a non-native species on the islands of Mauritius. The country introduced them in 2004 after losing all its large tortoises.
Workers measure pipe before cutting and removing the section from the Enbridge pipeline oil spill site near Marshall, Michigan.
Perception can be a tricky thing when it comes to science. A flock of birds flying overhead may appear to negate the finding of their endangered status, or it could be the last flock of passenger pigeons in your neighborhood - a glimpse before their 1914 extinction.
Natural gas is falsely promoted by the Obama Administration and energy corporations as a "bridge fuel" that will allow American society to continue to use fossil energy over the coming decades while emitting fewer greenhouse gases than from using other fossil fuels such as coal and oil.
Phi Kappa Phi has awarded a $1,000 study-abroad grant to Samuel Kane Hulsey, a junior majoring in Spanish and global studies.
Simplot Feeders violated air quality rules while grinding hay in March 2014, which released large amounts of dust into the air, according to the state.
Ecology officials say Simplot Feeders violated air quality rules while grinding hay in March 2014, releasing large amounts of dust into the air.
Strontium is a trace element and a mineral people use to make glow-in-the-dark paints and toothpaste for sensitive teeth.
A sulfur-oxidizing bacterial group called SUP05 will play an increasingly important role in carbon and nutrient cycling in the world's oceans as oxygen minimum zones expand, according to research published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences .
The aim is to review landscape ecology and the contribution it can make to sustainable rangeland management, using Australia as an example.
A decades-long study of national parks in Ireland has found that grazing deer in oak woodlands is actually good for diversity and helps prevent some plants from taking over the valuable ecosystem.
Because the ecology of various regions differs, it is silly to club them all under one countrywide average number, says Nitin Sethi.
K2 Sports has taken the first step in obtaining a No Further Action determination from the state regarding environmental contamination at its former factory on Vashon Highway.
At this week's study session, Tacoma City Council will hear an update on the various construction projects currently underway around Tacoma, as well as recently completed projects.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 08:39 am
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