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  1. Prescribed burn clears 10 acres of grassland to restore and protect native plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... area ablaze. Scott Klotz and David Borneman work during a prescribed burn on Friday, April 18, 2014 at the Dahlem Ecology Farm. (Michelle Tessier The area where the prescribed burn was conducted Friday, April 18, is critical to native plant growth ...


  2. Integrating biodiversity distribution knowledge: toward a global map of lifeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Trends in Ecology & Evolution , Vol. 27, No. 3. , pp. 151-159, doi:10.1016/j.tree.2011.09.007 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.


  3. City offers tips to prevent and control voles, avoid damageRead the original story

    Thursday | Airdrie City View

    ... the spring,' said Hughes. The City does not conduct vole control as the animal is an integral part of the wildlife ecology as a primary source of food for carnivorous mammals, according to Hughes. The Parks department, however, is offering tips to ...


  4. A Fierce Green Fire Premieres TuesdayRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Public Broadcasting Service

    ... N.Y.) residents to save their children from toxic waste. Act 3 , narrated by Van Jones, features alternative ecology strands like Greenpeace and its famous campaigns to save whales and baby harp seals, including interviews with co-founders Paul ...


  5. Curacao sea turtle conservationRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    ... Sea Turtle Conservation Bonaire (STCB) has gained important knowledge and understanding not only of sea turtles ecology and biology, but also of best practices for conducting scientific research. STCB staff and volunteers are well-experienced in ...


  6. Inslee weighs big increase in cancer risk for fish eatersRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... stepped into the controversy last spring after his predecessor, Chris Gregoire, short-circuited plans by the state Ecology Department to make water pollution rules more protective of people who eat a lot of fish. Gregoire's move came a day after the ...


  7. Portage Bay shellfish areas again threatened with closureRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    ... years - ending in 2003 - because sewage and manure fouled the Nooksack River. At that time, the state Department of Ecology embarked on a cleanup plan using state legislation approved in 1998 that required dairy farms to undergo routine inspections ...


  8. Volunteers plant 600 trees along Allen CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Marysville Globe

    ... the Marysville School District, Snohomish County Surface Water, the city of Marysville and the state Department of Ecology. Adopt A Stream Foundation Fish and Wildlife Manager Walter Rung estimated that volunteers planted close to 600 trees at that ...


  9. the Outside Story: Scorpions in the bathroom?Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... Tyrol. The Outside Story is assigned and edited by Northern Woodlands magazine and sponsored by the Wellborn Ecology Fund of New Hampshire Charitable Foundation: . Welcome to your discussion forum: Verified accounts are now ...


  10. DOE fighting state over emptying leaking Hanford tankRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    1. It filed an appeal with the State Pollution Control Hearing Board over the order issued in March by the State Department of Ecology.


  11. Energy Department appeals orderRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KNDU

    ... pumping waste from the tank by September. The Tri-City Herald reports the order came from the state Department of Ecology. The Energy Department has filed a motion to prevent the order from taking effect with the state Pollution Control Hearings ...


  12. Tests reveal evidence of invasive carp in Muskingum RiverRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    ... from the Muskingum's mouth at Marietta came as a surprise, said those involved. It also raises concern for the ecology of the Muskingum River ecosystem because of the threat posed by the bighead carp and its cousin, the silver carp. The huge fish ...


  13. Leads Climate Awareness Parade TomorrowRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    ... the Sierra Club's SF Bay Chapter, CREDO Action, Sunflower Alliance, 350 Marin, AFSCME Council 57, Greenaction, Ecology Center, Citizens Climate Lobby, Amazon Watch, Berkeley Climate Action Coalition, OccupySF Environmental Justice, 350 Silicon ...


  14. 'Carnivorous Ballet' Helps Cheetahs Coexist With LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science

    ... the big cats. Some have even suggested reducing their numbers, says Alexandra Swanson, a graduate student in ecology at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and the lead author of the new study. "It was a controversial paper, and so I decided ...


  15. East African honeybees safe from invasive pests ... for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    ... Sciences, South Eastern Kenya University, and researcher at the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Kenya. The team first discovered Varroa mites in Kenya in 2009. This new study also provides baseline data for future analyses of ...


  16. In 700 Sundays, Billy Crystal explores the forging of a Jewish comedian's soulRead the original story

    Thursday | The Daily Page

    ... Meryl Streep, Ashley Judd and others hand off narration of individual chapters, dealing with such key themes as ecology and climate change. The parade of heroes includes David Brower, who mobilized the Sierra Club against nature-killing dams; and ...


  17. Tacoma City Council Meeting - April 15, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday | Exit 133

    ... No. 38882 A resolution authorizing the execution of a grant agreement with the Washington State Department of Ecology in the amount of $277,722; accepting and depositing said sum into the Surface Water Fund, to perform laboratory testing and field ...


  18. Case in Point: Mimicking nature to cut carbon dioxide emissionsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... that is left behind by oil and gas drilling as hazardous waste. This would be a practical application of industrial ecology, whereby waste streams of one process become material inputs for another, saving energy and material. However, financial, ...


  19. Mangano Announces Children's Summer Workshops At Garvies PointRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... (Ages 5-10) Geology: Rocks and minerals, erosion and fossils, Long Island formations. (Ages 8-10) Nature II: Beach ecology, beginner's birding, investigating butterflies and bugs. (Ages 5-10) Native American: Tools and artifacts, culture, pottery, ...


  20. BP claims mission accomplished in Gulf cleanup; Coast Guard begs to differRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Grist Magazine

    ... osystem. John Upton is a science fan and green news boffin who tweets , posts articles to Facebook , and blogs about ecology . He welcomes reader questions, tips, and incoherent rants: .