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  1. Restoring predators and prey at once faster, more effective than one at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Science Blog

    ... predator and prey species simultaneously speeds the recovery efforts of both. Published in the journal Nature Ecology and Evolution, the paper by a team of scientists that includes UC Santa Barbara researchers used models and case studies to examine ...

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  2. Reviving Extinct Species: Is It Worth the Cost?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Live Science

    A new study of de-extinction - the potential to use genetic techniques to recreate lost animals and plants - finds that given limited conservation dollars, the benefits of bringing back one lost species would probably cost the extinction of more species that are currently on the brink. For example, if New Zealand resurrected 11 of its extinct species, the government would have to sacrifice the conservation of 33 living species to pay to keep the revived species alive, researchers reported today in the journal Nature Ecology & Evolution.

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  3. Recovering Predators and PreyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Edhat

    ... predator and prey species simultaneously speeds the recovery efforts of both. Published in the journal Nature Ecology and Evolution, the paper by a team of scientists that includes UC Santa Barbara researchers used models and case studies to examine ...

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  4. CES, Inc. announces new hiresRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... which involve natural resource and wildlife habitat impacts. Mike also has expertise in wildlife biology, forest ecology, rare plant and animal conservation, and was a partner at Woodlot Alternatives in Topsham. Our Brewer office also welcomes ...

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  5. FEATURE-Kerala fishermen tackle pollution, clam theft to protect wetlandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... the Thanneermukkom barrage was built in 1975, show fish counts by the Bangalore-based Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE). So in 2008, a group of fishermen decided they would make an effort to protect their livelihoods ...

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  6. It may not have been too late to save 'extinct' pigeonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... the early years of the 20th century. The team, led by Dr David Roberts, of the Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology (DICE) in the School of Anthropology and Conservation, applied a new statistical method to a record of museum specimens of ...

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  7. Archeologists at the vanguard of environmental researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... ways. Today in the open access journal PLOS ONE archeologists present a list of 50 priority issues for historical ecology. We tend to think of the overuse of natural resources, climatic instability, and large-scale human land use as quintessentially ...

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  8. Standing with Standing RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Tricycle

    ... with the lead Zen farmer at Green Gulch, Qayyum Johnson. We set up a five-week immersion seminar in Buddhism and ecology. Along with Zen farm apprentices and avid practitioners, we studied systems theory and engaged Buddhism, wrote and read ...

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  9. Do changes in spatial distribution, structure and abundance of silver ...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Forest Ecology and Management , Vol. 261, No. 4. , pp. 844-854, doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2010.12.014 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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  10. 7 of the best places... to see koalasRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Radio Times

    ... wild. The award-winning Great Ocean Ecolodge is a social enterprise, established and operated by the Conservation Ecology Centre . All profits are invested into wildlife conservation and the Ecolodge itself is entirely solar-powered and ecologically ...

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  11. Cranes need peace and quiet of Gwent Levels, says RSPBRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... across the Bristol Channel to lay their first egg last year. The RSPB said the revelation, in a Welsh Government ecology report, was emblematic of wider environmental concerns about the scheme. Damon Bridge, from the RSPB, who manages the charity's ...

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  12. Progressland Person of the Week: Thomas plays active role in EnvirothonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Progress

    ... - open to students from the United States and Canada. Envirothons test students' knowledge in five subjects: aquatic ecology, forestry, soils and land use, wildlife and a current topic. Each level of testing becomes increasingly more difficult. ...

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  13. Habitat selection by two sympatric rodent species in an alpine resortRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | CSIRO Publishing

    A Deakin University, Geelong, Australia. Centre for Integrative Ecology, School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science, Engineering and the Built Environment, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Vic.

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  14. A 53k Pensthorpe lottery grant delightRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Lynn News

    ... we can achieve that without infringing on or damaging the sensitivity of the river environment. "We are helping the ecology of this very special place to flourish while enabling both children and adults to understand why it is so important. At the ...

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  15. Women's cooperatives: A glimpse into Rojava's economic modelRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    Amid the horrors of Syria's multi-sided civil war, a ray of hope has broken out in the north. Led by left-wing Kurdish forces in Rojava following a 2012 insurrection that liberated the area from the regime's control, the Rojava Revolution aims to build a new system on the principles of women's liberation, a multi-ethnic participatory democracy, ecology and solidarity.

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  16. Massive mudslides in KaikA ura Canyon destroy seabed lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... over a stretch of nearly six kilometres of seabed . Nothing. It was quite sobering, and a catastrophic event for the ecology of the canyon." Previously the seabed was covered with burrows, tracks, pits and mounds made by seabed animals but it is now ...

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  17. Lawmaker Wants Wild Horses Put Under States' JurisdictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Horse

    ... routinely overpopulated Utah's ranges and the herds, ever-increasing in population, have damaged the rangeland's ecology by reducing forage and other resources for wildlife and livestock that share the habitat. It also maintains that since the BLM ...

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  18. New species of Megatibicen: Megatibicen harenosusRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cicada Mania

    ... especially M. tremulus which it resembles closely, by male genital morphology, color pattern, calling song, and ecology. Seven characters from the male calling song are described from analysis of field recordings, of which all four temporal song ...

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  19. Robinson Preserve's environmental classroom taking shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    ... "We will have programming for all ages focused on learning about the science of restoration, the science of ecology and how things work together in nature," Hunsicker said. By late August, construction of the environmental classroom should be ...

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  20. Canada conservationist warns of 'cyber poaching'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... the use of telemetry tools for non-research activities. In an interview with AFP, Cooke noted that natural history, ecology, conservation and resource management have all benefited from the use of electronic tagging technology. The idea for this ...

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