Ecology Newswire

Ecology Newswire

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  1. Sierra Club Submits Expert Comments for Monterey Bay Shores Resort Dunes Restoration PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Indybay.org

    ... the Project's contribution to habitat loss. Coastal ecologist Peter Baye's (see PDF) report highlights coastal dune ecology and management with an emphasis on Smith's blue butterfly, Monterey spineflower and western snowy plover." ...

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  2. Johnson Creek boardwalk ready for MAX Orange Line opening - Friday, 04 September 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Clackamas Review

    ... pointed out where five interpretive signs will be mounted, telling about the history of the area, and explaining the ecology of the watershed. 'JCWC raised about $160,000 for the project,' Newberry said. 'We thank partners, such as the ...

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  3. Canada goose season takes flightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... grant certain leniency for hunters that go after the species. According to Brooke Maslo, Rutgers University Wildlife Ecology Extension Specialist, and Chloe Lewis, a ecology and natural resources technician at the university, geese frequently ...

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  4. Potential consequences of climate change for primary production and...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... the properties of food webs that describe energy flux and production at a particular size, independent of species' ecology. We couple a physical-biogeochemical model with a dynamic, size-based food web model to predict the future effects of climate ...

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  5. Long-term shifts in abundance and distribution of a temperate fish...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Long-term shifts in abundance and distribution of a temperate fish fauna: a response to climate change and fishing practices Global Ecology and Biogeography , Vol. 20, No.

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  6. First takeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... has been so blessed, and a good deal of the region has remained bone dry. So when the Washington Department of Ecology send out a warning-styled note about the possibility of dist storms, it merited some attention. The image here comes from just two ...

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  7. How we found out there are Three Trillion Trees on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    ... species have been studied on every forested continent for much of the last century. Yet, while the field of forest ecology is quite advanced, until now, policymakers and scientists have relied primarily on satellite images to provide estimates of ...

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  8. Community ecology can advance the fight against infectious diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... of emerging outbreaks. In a study published today in the journal Science , researchers demonstrate how community ecology, which focuses on how species interact across different scales of biological organization, can provide new analytical tools for ...

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  9. Restoring Native American namesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CNN

    ... worked with Island Conservation and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service to remove the rats and restore the island's ecology. Native Alaskan elders officially restored the Hawadax name in 2012. There's a movement by some activists to change the name ...

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  10. A novel biologically-based approach to evaluating soil phosphorus...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... complex soil P extraction protocols (e.g. Hedley sequential fractionation) lack functional significance from a plant ecology perspective. In response to this, we present a novel procedure using a suite of established extraction protocols to explore ...

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  11. Developing a habitat classification typology for subtidal habitats in ...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | CSIRO Publishing

    Tom R. Davis A B D , David Harasti C and Stephen D. A. Smith A B A National Marine Science Centre, Southern Cross University, PO Box 4321, Coffs Harbour, NSW 2450, Australia. B Marine Ecology Research Centre, Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW 2480, Australia.

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  12. Trophic relationships of the platypus: insights from stable isotope and cheek pouch dietary analysesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | CSIRO Publishing

    ... Grant D A School of Biological Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Vic. 3800, Australia. B Institute for Applied Ecology, University of Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia. C Sciences Department, Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Vic. 3001, Australia. D ...

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  13. Shore Hardening Study: An Opportunity?Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | PaintSquare

    ... d in some type of man-made structure, Gittman and her colleagues wrote in a paper recently published in Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment , which is a journal for the Ecological Society of America (ESA).

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  14. Scientists Want Loud Ocean Noise RegulatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Earthweek

    ... oil and gas exploration as little as three miles from the U.S. Atlantic coast. Writing in the journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment , they caution that blasts from seismic tests are loud enough to harm whales and other marine life that ...

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  15. A perspective on toxicology of Conus venom peptidesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... in venom peptide genes, which can be justified as of biotic interactions that stipulate species peculiar habitat and ecology of cone snails. There are several conopeptides used in clinical trials and one peptide (Ziconotide) has received FDA ...

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  16. On the variety of methods for calculating confidence intervals by bootstrapping.Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... by any method can be unreliable for small samples in some situations. 2015 The Authors. Journal of Animal Ecology 2015 British Ecological Society. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides ...

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  17. Treasure trove of fossils found at Carlsbad construction siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... years old. "The fossils have the potential to tell us a great deal about the climate, the environment, (and) the ecology of that time when they were living," he said. "They are direct connections with the past, an ancient ecosystem that was once ...

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  18. Why can't we be friends?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Forest Grove News-Times

    ... the feral cat population, coyotes also help protect the local bird population and are a true benefit to the whole ecology of the Pacific Northwest. With this in mind, Sallinger said the unique relationship between the Feral Cat Coalition and the ...

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  19. Feds propose new water quality rule for WashingtonRead the original story

    Thursday | The Navajo Times

    ... we will begin reviewing EPA's full draft rule right away,'' Sandi Peck, a spokeswoman with the state Department of Ecology, said Wednesday. ``EPA's draft will help inform our decision on how we move forward, including whether we draft our own new ...

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  20. New clues shed light on the mysterious deaths of 60,000 antelopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    ... , are strange looking creatures. About dog-sized, with giant odd-looking noses, saigas play an essential role in the ecology of the steppe, where they help break down organic matter and recycle nutrients that would otherwise be prevented from ...

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