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  1. Termites are guardians of the soilRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago |

    ... reseeding the environment," said Corina Tarnita, an author on the new report and a Princeton assistant professor of ecology and evolutionary biology. And while the public may view termites as pale, blind, half-inch vermin that can genuinely eat you ...


  2. Conservation fund celebrates 25 yearsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... and ongoing care and maintenance. The Trust also supports research designed to improve understanding of the ecology, or management options for pohutukawa and rata. This year the Project Crimson Trust is celebrating 25 years of conservation work in ...


  3. Not just a pretty tail: The lyrebird is a superb firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the report, published in the CSIRO's journal Wildlife Research . Steve Leonard, research fellow in the Department of Ecology, Environment and Evolution at La Trobe University, said lyrebirds performed their protective role as they searched for food. ...


  4. Crews Cleaning Up Oil SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KAPP-TV Yakima

    ... what [I usually] see," said Delgado, "It's pretty amazing that all this just happened out of nowhere." Department of Ecology officials say the spill stemmed from an above-ground storage tank a few miles northwest. The tank, containing as much as ...


  5. Crews Work To Clean Up Yakima River Oil SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... now is using vacuum trucks to remove the oil. Joye Redfield-Wilder, a spokeswoman for the Washington Department of Ecology, said cleanup could take a week or more. "We do know that there are some geese and ducks that have been oiled. I don't know ...


  6. Confusing Country Homes Blvd. signs meant to educateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... it's captured before they reach the river and our aquifer," said Project Manager Colleen Little. The Department of Ecology funded 75 percent of the project's total cost of $2.1 million dollars. One of the requirements for the money was public ...


  7. Discontinuities, cross-scale patterns, and the organizationof ecosystemsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    ... M. Nystrm, C. Stow, AND S. Sundstrom. Discontinuities, cross-scale patterns, and the organizationof ecosystems. ECOLOGY. Ecological Society of America, Ithaca, NY, 95(3):654-667, (2014). Ecological structures and processes occur at specific ...


  8. Conservation organizations need to keep up with nature, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Science Daily

    In order to cope, conservation organizations need to adapt like the organisms they seek to protect, a new paper suggests, arguing that conservation organizations need to be bolder in their adaptation efforts given the rate and extent of the ecological changes that are coming. Little Nutton Hook, the conservation project by Scenic Hudson that was featured in the paper by Paul Armsworth, University of Tennessee associate professor of ecology and evolutionary biology.


  9. Final Fantasy XV World of Wonder Vol. 1 - Wildlife & EcologyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    Using the real-time graphics engine of Final Fantasy XV, this video showcases the technology, wildlife and ecology in the game. Since we've relaunched, some of the pages you have gotten used to over the years may have changed.


  10. Europe sounds alarm over freshwater pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NatureNews

    ... state of Europe's fresh water is "not as bad as it sounds", says Alan Jenkins, deputy director of the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, headquartered in Wallingford. Jenkins says that legislators' targets for improving water quality were ...


  11. James Bond's Zapata rail re-discovery in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    ... by Ian Fleming (himself a birder) for 007 - and little has since been discovered about its behaviour and breeding ecology. Hopes were fading that viable populations of the Cuban waterbird remained. The fleeting encounter, now made public, occurred ...


  12. Snakes Alive - Rattle Snake Killed in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... in the winter time around here is an error." Dr. Whit Gibbons, a retired wildlife biologist from the Savannah River Ecology Lab, told The Advertiser in an interview on Tuesday, Feb. 24, that in our area of the United States one can see a snake in ...


  13. Digital Asset Management (DAM) Market Research To 2019 - North...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... across diverse industry verticals. From content generation to its distribution, providers across the digital asset ecology are gaining the advantages of DAM market progression. Complete report on Digital Asset Management Market by Solutions (Video ...


  14. Ecology lab works to reduce rabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    The various species of wildlife near the Savannah River Site has inspired the site's ecology lab, or SREL, to evaluate new methods to reduce the spread of rabies in wildlife populations. According to a press release, researchers are examining aerial baiting to reduce the westward expansion of rabies in raccoons – the primary carrier of the disease in North America.


  15. Introverts prefer mountainous regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    ... a series of three studies, researchers tested whether there is a link between personality and an aspect of physical ecology: flat terrain versus mountainous terrain. The study found that only one of the Big Five personality traits predicted terrain ...


  16. Guest Opinion: Transportation bill neuters WA's climate change response for next 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... Two of those bills dramatically roll back environmental protections. SB 5991 raids funds from the Department of Ecology and local environmental storm water toxics cleanup. SB 5994 erodes protections for our shorelines, prevents members of the ...


  17. Did Slave Labor Produce Your Seafood?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... EJF wants the Thai government to tackle both environmental destruction and labor exploitation. To safeguard the ecology, EJF calls on the government to enforce and expand Marine Protected Areas, along with "additional rights-based management ...


  18. Core work: Iron vapor gives clues to formation of Earth and moonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... a series of three studies, researchers tested whether there is a link between personality and an aspect of physical ecology: flat terrain versus mountainous terrain. The study found that only one That swim tracks made by tetrapods occur in high ...


  19. The new culture of the watermenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | National Fisherman

    ... has contributed to the declining health of the Chesapeake Bay. According to a 2011 study published in the Marine Ecology Progress Series, oyster populations in the Bay are at 0.3 percent of the historical values of 200 years ago due to habitat loss, ...


  20. Munching bugs thwart eager trees, reducing the carbon sinkRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... fail to consider changes in the activities of insects in the ecosystem, says Richard Lindroth, a professor of ecology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the leader of the study. The research suggests it's time to add insects to the models. ...