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  1. After ravages of Sandy in 2012, Marsh Trail in Lyndhurst reopens to nature loversRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... from its original location. Two outdoor classrooms or docks used by elementary and middle school students studying ecology of the wetlands were also devastated in the storm and were replaced said New Jersey Meadowlands Commission (NJMC) Senior ...

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  2. Microbes In Central Park Soil: If They Can Make...Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | RedOrbit

    ... organisms, and it was shocking how few had ever been described," said Noah Fierer, an associate professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at CU-Boulder and corresponding author of the study. "Not only do they not have a name, but we don't know ...

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  3. Monarch Butterfly's Endurance During Migration Is Due To A Single GeneRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | RedOrbit

    ... that plays a major role in the butterfly's migration. The study, led by University of Chicago professor of ecology and evolution Marcus Kronforst, also found the single gene responsible for the distinctive black and orange coloration of the ...

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  4. New study proves Darwin was right about invasive speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... paleontological record and the present. The study was presented in the Oct. 2, 2014, edition of the journal Global Ecology and Biogeography . The new "Evolutionary Imbalance Hypothesis" is actually a restatement of Darwin's concepts with proof. The ...

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  5. Sharks found to have personalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Western morning News

    ... ed predatory fish" by David Jacoby, Lauren Fear, David Sims and Darren Croft was published in the journal Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology.

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  6. Reptiles, Sharks May Be More Like Us Than You Ever ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Switched

    ... by the University of Exeter and the Marine Biological Association in England and published in the journal Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. It showed for the first time ever that some sharks have strong social connections with others of their ...

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    2 hrs ago | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    ... een shaped by them. The talk, which is illustrated by Christine's photos, explores the river, its wildlife, geology, ecology, history and ongoing plans to protect it and the life it supports.

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  8. Top left: Wyldwood. Top right: Deepmere. Below: Greenvale.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

    ... actions. Emma is looking to engage more with local schools to arrange school trips, as well as holding education ecology days for college and university students. She said: "We were contacted by a couple of guys who heard about us at the Draycott ...

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  9. Tandag Diocese says no to miningRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | MindaNews

    "Today, we reiterate our call to protect the integrity of God's creation and to defend our people's right to a healthful and balanced ecology. Likewise, it is our moral duty to protect and defend the right of our people to food security, today and in the future generations," the statement signed by Most Rev.

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  10. Sustainable agriculture event at Bartleby's BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Deerfield Valley News

    ... University of New York at Albany where he focuses on sustainable agriculture, conservation-based grazing, and the ecology of human-dominated landscapes. He and his wife Pam are owners of Longfield Farm, where they produce grass-fed lamb, wool, ...

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  11. Cargo transportation annual volume in Aktau seaport to increase to 19.5M tonsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Trend

    ... significance as the sea gate of Kazakhstan will only increase." "Many issues, including the conservation of marine ecology, sustainable use of its bio-resources, ensuring security were resolved at the recent Caspian Summit in Astrakhan," the ...

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  12. Pond ecology program for youngsters in Wakefield Oct. 9Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The Gafney Library in Sanbornville is presenting a wildlife program “Pond Ecology” on Thursday, Oct. 9, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Conference Room at Wakefield Town Hall. A representative from the NH Fish and Game Department will lead this program which is part of the Wonders of Life series of active educational programs geared to elementary-age children and designed to increase understanding and knowledge of New Hampshire's wildlife resources.

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  13. Reports water down effects of new water quality standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... the cancer-risk rate used on a chemical-by-chemical basis. As part of the rule-making process, the Department of Ecology had to estimate if the changes might force businesses and local governments to shell out a bunch of money on improvements in ...

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  14. Neuropeptides encoded by the genomes of the Akoya pearl oyster...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    ... haracterization of these molluscan neuropeptides can be conducted to further stimulate advances in understanding the ecology and cultivation of oysters.

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  15. On invasive species, Darwin had it right all along, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... "Evolutionary Imbalance Hypothesis" (EIH) is that they've tested it using quantifiable evidence and report in Global Ecology and Biogeography that the EIH works well. The EIH idea is this: Species from regions with deep and diverse evolutionary ...

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  16. Australia's crimson rosella parrots, beauty and diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    ... be the result of a virus that is known to kill other species. A research team from Deakin's Centre for Integrative Ecology (CIE) and School of Medicine carried out an eight-year study of the Crimson Rosella and subspecies across New South Wales, ...

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  17. Coral reef winners and losers as water temperatures riseRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... ocean temperatures. "This NCEAS working group brought together coral reef experts with diverse perspectives from ecology and paleoecology," said Frank Davis, the director of NCEAS. "The ongoing collaborations have been creative and productive." To ...

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  18. New approach can predict impact of climate change on species that can't get out of the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... for Environmental Science and Steven Keller of the University of Vermont. It appeared in the October 1 issue of Ecology Letters. NASA's Swift satellite detected the strongest, hottest, and longest-lasting sequence of stellar flares ever seen from a ...

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  19. Edmonds-Woodway 'Students Saving Salmon' carry on legacy...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    ... favorite outdoor classroom," said Cooke. "Back in the 1970s I would bring my students here to learn first-hand about ecology of this amazing natural area." But it soon became more than that as Cooke and his students learned about how the marsh had ...

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  20. Grand Problems, Grand SolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    ... NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratories will explain how universities and research entities are integrating big data in ecology, taking huge volumes of satellite information, in order to "lump them together, layer them, and use them in ways that are ...

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