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Latest Ecological footprint Stories

African lioness, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
2014-10-01 05:17:57

The populations of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fish around the globe decreased 52 percent from 1970 to 2010, according to the newly-released 2014 Living Planet report from the World Wildlife Fund.

More People Means More Plant Growth
2014-07-02 03:36:12

new analysis shows that on a global scale, the presence of people corresponds to more plant productivity, or growth.

What Good are Footprints?
2014-02-18 12:07:02

The notion of environmental “footprinting” as a way to represent the impact of human activity on the planet’s environment has become a veritable industry over the last two decades.

2014-01-07 12:22:05

LANGBANK, SK, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Seed Hawk Inc. has become the first agricultural equipment company in the world to receive Carbon Trust carbon footprint certification.

Humans Leave Significant Carbon Footprint With Running Shoes
2013-05-22 13:59:34

While it is nearly impossible for a running shoe not to leave a footprint, new research suggests that a typical pair of running shoes could leave behind a significant carbon footprint as well.

Living Planet Report Details Threats To Earth's Biodiversity
2012-05-16 06:13:31

Thousands of populations of animals, both terrestrial and aquatic, are in decline and living in increasingly threatened habitats, according to the 2012 Living Planet Report.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.