Latest Aquatic ecosystem Stories
A new study carried out by scientists at Dartmouth College is one of the first to rigorously explore climate warming's impact on ‘ecological subsidies,’ or the exchange of nutrients and organisms between ecosystems.
Beaver Creek Aquatics owner Justin Beaver announces they are now offering scientifically enhanced pond supply products that have been developed to improve the health of all aquatic life.
The Mobile Alum Injection Device (MAID) specifically addresses problems associated with high levels of soluble nutrient loads or pollutants in storm water runoffs and retention ponds. Apopka, FL (PRWEB) July 29, 2011 The Lakes Department of Aquatic Eco-Systems, Inc., located in Apopka, FL, proudly presents the Mobile Alum Injection Device, known as MAID.
Florida alligators travel upstream and downstream between marshes and the coast.
Researchers eavesdropping on complex signals emanating from a remote Wisconsin lake have detected what they say is an unmistakable warning â€” a death knell â€” of the impending collapse of the lake's aquatic ecosystem.
A new study co-authored by professor Kam Tang of the Virginia Institute of Marine Science reveals that tiny aquatic organisms known as "water fleas" play an important role in carrying hitchhiking bacteria to otherwise inaccessible lake and ocean habitats.
Seven-year experiment shows that pond communities bear a lasting imprint of random events in their past.
Excess phosphorus and nitrogen produced by human activities on neighboring land is making its way into our coastal waters and degrading both water quality and aquatic life.
A study, by more than 100 experts looked at the world's water ecosystems, ranging from lakes, rivers, tropical waters and Arctic seas.The research was led by Professor Nicholas Polunin of Newcastle University, who said: "Across the 21 different ecosystems we have looked at, direct human actions have long been exceeding and will long continue to exceed the effects of climate change in almost every case."That is not to say that climate change isn't happening or is unimportant."Coral reefs...
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