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The development and survival of an important group of marine invertebrates known as sea hares is under threat from increasing boat noise in the world's oceans, according to a new study.
2 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today
Whales feed at depth and release surface plumes of fecal material -- supplying fertilizers to the primary producers.
6 hrs ago | Medical News Today
What determines the location and severity of Ebola virus outbreaks? According to Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine researcher Daniel Bausch, lead author of "Outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in Guinea: Where Ecology Meets Economy," a new article in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases , the causes are a composite of ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Noozhawk
Citizen scientists worldwide are invited to take part in marine ecology research, and they won't have to get their feet wet to do it.
11 hrs ago | Science Daily
Inspired by the Red Queen in Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking Glass, researchers have improved a 35-year-old ecology model to better understand how species evolve over decades to millions of years.
14 hrs ago | EurekAlert!
The enormous conflagration known as the Rim Fire was in full fury, raging swiftly from crown to crown among mature trees, when it entered the backcountry of Yosemite National Park in California's Sierra Nevada in late August 2013.
A convincing consensus of opinion opposed to fracking has now been expressed to the expert panel reviewing the industry's potential in Nova Scotia.
Predators manage their hunting success with behavioral tools such as habitat selection, time allocation, and perhaps daring-the willingness to risk injury to increase hunting success."
La Casa de Maria , an interfaith retreat and conference center in Santa Barbara, is featuring "Our Emergence Into Christ Consciousness" with Matthew Fox , Ph.D. The highly-anticipated retreat will take place Friday through Sunday in Santa Barbara.
Restoration Ecology , Vol. 9, No. 2. , pp. 189-200, doi:10.1046/j.1526-100x.2001.009002189.x Restoration of bottomland hardwood forests is the subject of considerable interest in the southern United States, but restoration success is elusive.
Restoration Ecology , Vol. 15, No. 2. , pp. 340-343, doi:10.1111/j.1526-100x.2007.00221.x Terrestrial restoration ecology is not as well developed as aquatic and wetland restoration.
In the high-tech world of science, researchers sometimes need to get back to basics.
Monarchs missing in Michigan: Monarch butterflies, once plentiful throughout Michigan, are a rare sighting this year.
Restoration Ecology , Vol. 15, No. 2. , pp. 344-347, doi:10.1111/j.1526-100x.2007.00222.x The fields of ecology and ecological restoration possess an enormous potential for cross-fertilization of ideas and information.
Abstract Heightening human impacts on the Earth result in widespread losses of production and conservation values and make large-scale ecosystem restoration increasingly urgent.
Restoration Ecology , Vol. 15, No. 2. , pp. 351-353, doi:10.1111/j.1526-100x.2007.00224.x The discipline of restoration ecology has grown remarkably in the past decades, providing new ideas and opportunities for conserving biological diversity, managing ecosystems, and testing ecological theories.
Submitted photo Nine college students interned with the Savannah River Ecology Lab this summer and presented their work to a group of researchers on Tuesday.
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