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  1. They keep moving the end forward: Will human beings be extinct by about 2030?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... have been posting references to the work of Guy McPherson on climate articles. McPherson is a retired professor of ecology at the University of Arizona, and he runs a blog called Nature Bats Last. In recent years, he has turned his energies to dire ...


  2. Leave it to beavers: California joins other states in embracing the rodentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... than all other states, and beavers can rebuild those wetlands," said Rick Lanman of the Institute for Historical Ecology in Los Altos. "Knowing that it is native should help guide restoration efforts." Beaver dams bestow benefits to the environment ...


  3. Losing The Wildlife In Your Woods?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Earth Times

    ... at adaptation to different niches, but we canA't easily study many lost species that must have contributed to the ecology of living species, as well as being their ancestors! Need to save money after the spending boom to end them all? Here are 2 ...


  4. Forests at greater risk due to climate change than previously believedRead the original story

    14 hrs ago |

    ... rming and to the impacts we start to see in many regions of the world. The study will be published in the Journal of Ecology.


  5. ECOVIEWS: Could Rudolph be a girl's name?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Star

    Whit Gibbons and friends from hte Savannah River Ecology Lab will be the guests of honor in the September installment of the Birds & Butterflies 2007 Nature Series. Holiday time is once again upon us.


  6. 5 best bets for Staten Island Sunday: From the 'Dinosaur Encounter' at the Zoo to 'Animal Tracks' in Clove Lakes Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 |

    ... and Manor Road. Parking is available along the road to Eger Nursing Home. Walk a 3.2-mile loop and earn about the ecology of serpentine barrens in a wild valley. Rain postpones to Sunday, Dec. 28. More info: email Hillel Lofaso at ...


  7. Coming Out Of The Closet: Moths Deserve Some Love TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scientific Blogging

    ... in length. These threads, once unraveled, are spun into the fine textile silk. Callum Macgregor , PhD student in Ecology at University of Hull, is funded by an Industrial CASE studentship from the Natural Environment Research Council, with Butterfly ...


  8. Letters: Three-mile stretch of river not suitable for commercial useRead the original story

    Yesterday | Verde Independent

    ... tours" (educational tours). I would guess that individuals seeking knowledge and who have concern about the ecology of the Verde River have a different mind set. These individuals will enjoy quietly listening and learning from a knowledgeable guide ...


  9. Dept. of Ecology updating stormwater permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Renton Reporter

    It rains a lot in the Pacific Northwest, so it makes sense that Washington state has made a lot of progress in managing polluted stormwater runoff - from building infrastructure that captures rain water and allows it to slowly seep back into the ground, to monitoring to see if activities are working. Polluted stormwater runoff is the rain that drains off rooftops, paved streets, highways and parking lots.


  10. Conference confirms Canadian Arctic research is on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... research and dialogue. Vicki Sahanatien is a PhD candidate at the University of Alberta. She studies polar bear ecology, sea icescapes and climate change in Foxe Basin, Nunavut. (CBC) This year's conference reflected the maturation of many Arctic ...


  11. Participants in the Slow Life Symposium at the Soneva Fushi resort in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    ... capitalism and ditch the planet." Scientists such as Guy McPherson, a professor emeritus of natural resources and ecology and evolutionary biology with the University of Arizona, go even further, and suggest we are already a long way down our own ...


  12. Study: Federal regulations alone won't help Hawaii spinner dolphinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Summit County Voice

    ... humans and dolphins sustainable," said David Johnston, assistant professor of the practice of marine conservation ecology in Duke's Nicholas School of the Environment. "Neither top-down mandates nor bottom-up stakeholder efforts are the sole answer ...


  13. Humans of The FutureRead the original story

    Yesterday | GNIF Brain Blogger

    ... how we will increasingly blend with it, perhaps becoming cybernetic and trans-human. Stephen Stearns, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at Yale and advocate of natural selection , considers that in the near future women will become ...


  14. Europe shows that humans and large predators can share the same landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Science Daily

    ... and a favourable public opinion," says Guillaume Chapron, researcher at Grimso Wildlife Station, Department of Ecology, at SLU. In addition, Europe's forests and wild herbivore populations are in far better shape today than they were 100 years ago. ...


  15. Three species of bats added to Ottawa's endangered animals listRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... "I think the concern is epitomized by little brown bats," said Brock Fenton, a professor emeritus of behaviour and ecology of bats at Western University. He said that before the disease spread, the little brown bats species was one of the most ...


  16. ...Guave Road farmers protestRead the original story

    Yesterday | Trinadad Express

    WHILE a glitzy launch took place out of view, a group of Guave Road, Chaguaramas, farmers on Thursday stood at the side of the road holding signs in protest of what they claimed is the destruction of their livelihood and the ecology of the area. The quiet protest was held on the Carenage Main Road outside Guave Road, while inside the spanking new Phase Two facility of the boardwalk project, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar assured the nation that development of the peninsula would bring it back to the people.


  17. The Outside Story: A Christmas Tree farmer's year in reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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 required ...


  18. Wash Your Car After Rain, Expert SaysRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... Car Washes not only wash cars, but create an entertaining and educational drive-thru experience with teachings about ecology and the environment. Green Forest Car Wash plans several more of their concept car washes throughout the next five years. ...


  19. Author offers unique ways to 'knit' ecology into community workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... would be vulnerable to erosion with no roots left to hold soil in place. Under the auspices of the Stanley Park Ecology Society (SPES), Kallis made large wooden spool-like frames using dowelling instead of nails which worked well for making net ...


  20. Scientists identify two different types of blue...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RedOrbit

    ... to the different varieties of blue whale. The study , which appears in the online edition of the journal Molecular Ecology, sheds light on a previous investigation which recognized the existence of a subspecies of blue whale, then un-named, based on ...