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  1. Contagious exploitation of fish stocks calls for r...Read the original story

    9 min ago | Scoop

    ... is described as 'contagious exploitation of marine resources' says the study published in peer-reviewed Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. Hampus Eriksson, Scientist, WorldFish: "Globalized markets connect distant sources of supply with ...


  2. Using and Sharing New Technologies Is Key For ConservationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | San Diego NewsCape

    ... into the hands of those than can use them more effectively," said Stuart Pimm, Doris Duke Professor of Conservation Ecology at Duke University, who is lead author of the study. In a paper published this month in the journal Trends in Ecology and ...


  3. Putah Creek Council announces once-a-year trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Republic

    ... Stewardship team members provide guidance in proper planting techniques during field events, help interpret local ecology to the public, help with native plant propagation and care at the native plant nursery, act as site captains during creek ...


  4. Editorial: Billions more from BPRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Anniston Star

    Every penny of BP's money can't totally restore Alabama's coast line, its coastal ecology and its trust in big business. In the southernmost part of our state, life will never, ever be as it was prior to 2010.


  5. A green oasis: Holden Village survives Wolverine fireRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Wenatchee World

    ... said she hopes that the fires will give guests, along with artists and speakers, the opportunity to talk about the ecology. I think we are trying to really listen to what the forest and the land is saying now and, even through it sounds hokey, what ...


  6. Genetic differences among monkeys in Tanzania show troubling patternRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Biology News Net

    ... the region, said corresponding author Nelson Ting, a professor of anthropology and member of the UO's Institute of Ecology and Evolution. Landscape genetics relies on geographic information systems and combines landscape ecology with population ...


  7. Decades After Chernobyl, Wildlife Thriving Inside Exclusion ZoneRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    ... the exclusion zone there's evidence of wildlife everywhere," said James Beasley , a researcher at the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory and co-author of the study. The findings come with some striking statistics. Wolf populations in the area are ...


  8. Elizabeth Johnson: 'Is God's Charity Broad Enough for Bears?'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Commonweal

    ... damage: poor people suffer the most from environmental destruction. Although she herself has written theology about ecology and eco-justice for years, Johnson has never had the degree of papal support for her theology that she does now. She called ...


  9. Trees Tell Story of Regreening of West African GrasslandsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... Academy of Sciences . The research is part of a National Science Foundation project to examine the hydrology, ecology and pastoral societies in the Sahel. The Sahel is used primarily for grazing livestock. Livestock-owning communities, known as ...


  10. This National Park in Utah has one of the darkest night skies on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    ... than they were 200 years ago. We are only beginning to learn what a drastic effect this has had on nocturnal ecology." IDA is working hard to empower communities, parks, developers and others to preserve the night sky for future generations. There ...


  11. Creative Spirits: New painting class takes the experience to youRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    ... she taught painting to children and adults. Last month, she moved to Aiken for her new job at the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, and in the midst of starting work and unpacking, she began Creative Spirits, a mobile, social painting service. The ...


  12. Team finds thriving wildlife populations in ChernobylRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Science Blog

    A team of international researchers, including James Beasley, assistant professor of wildlife ecology at the University of Georgia Savannah River Ecology Laboratory and the Warnell School Forestry and Natural Resources, has discovered abundant populations of wildlife at Chernobyl, the site of the 1986 nuclear accident that released radioactive particles into the environment and forced a massive evacuation of the human population. In the current issue of the journal Current Biology , the researchers report the site looks more like a nature preserve than a disaster zone-abundant with moose, roe deer, wild boar and wolves-nearly 30 years after the world's largest nuclear accident.


  13. SUNY Potsdam breaks ground on new WISER Greenhouse FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... programs will support creative scientific research and learning opportunities around sustainability and ecology. So, after several years of planning, we are excited for construction to commence.” Additional gifts in support of the greenhouse ...


  14. Pollinator conference, Home Depot class and vintage vases for fall: Home/Garden NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... taps into concern about the decline in the honeybee, monarch butterflies and other pollinators important to earth's ecology. The event aims to spread information on plant-pollinator relationships, pollinator decline, land conservation efforts, urban ...


  15. Renowned Giraffe Researcher Speaks at Oakland ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... the IUCN SSC Giraffe & Okapi Specialist Group. He has more than seventeen years of experience in species and habitat ecology, conservation and land management across the African continent (and Australia), with a particular expertise in focal giraffe ...


  16. Cacti under threat: Black market in desert could drive 30% of all species to extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... be such an important driver of their decline. Their loss could have far-reaching consequences for the diversity and ecology of arid lands and for local communities dependent on wild-harvested fruit and stems.' Despite cacti being 'amongst the more ...


  17. Goddard high school wins ecology awardRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KHGI

    The Wichita Eagle reports the National Wildlife Federation has named Eisenhower High School in Goddard one of its top 10 Eco-Schools. The honor recognizes the school's commitment to wildlife protection, sustainability and environmental education.


  18. FFA goes on field tripRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Robesonian

    ... 18 to Sept. 20. Students spent the weekend learning about about conservation, hunting regulations, kayaking, lake ecology, decoy carving and archery. Instructor Bill Ellis, left, teaches Lumberton FFA members Aaron West and Macy Hester as well as ...


  19. Cacti on brink of EXTINCTION because of poaching with a third of species now in critical dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... be such an important driver of their decline. "Their loss could have far-reaching consequences for the diversity and ecology of arid lands and for local communities dependent on wild-harvested fruit and stems." Cacti are an important source of food ...


  20. Laudato Si: A concert for Mother EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... you" and taken from the Canticle of the Sun, a religious song composed by St. Francis of Assisi, the Patron Saint of Ecology, the encyclical is the Pope's appeal to everyone, regardless of culture, faith, or nationality, to address a pressing issue ...