Latest Ecosystem Stories
Noted Conservationist Dr. Joshua R. Ginsberg will assume the position in September of 2014. Millbrook, NY (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Dr. Joshua R.
Being particularly sensitive to carbon monoxide and methane, canaries were often used by miners as sentinels to determine if the toxic mine-related gases were building up to dangerous levels.
- He was the first to describe a case of co-evolution - between butterflies and plants - and how it may contrive to generate biological diversity MADRID, Feb.
The key to clean water and sustainable fisheries is to follow nine guiding principles of water management, says a team of Canadian biologists.
Authors of a new research review in the journal Science have called for a global initiative to save large predators around the world.
Florida State University researchers have spearheaded a major review of fisheries data that examines the domino effect that occurs when too many fish are harvested from one habitat.
The Pine Mountain Range in west-central Georgia is rooted in unique and diverse plant and animal species, and has great historical value.
The groundbreaking Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) today agreed to develop a set of assessments on pollination and food production, land degradation and invasive species aimed at providing policymakers with the tools to tackle pressing environmental challenges.
Scientists have believed for years that preserving more species, no matter which ones, was a key component to enhancing how well an ecosystem performs. However, researchers investigating biodiversity loss in a salt marsh says that this isn't quite right.
How can biodiversity be preserved in a world in which traditional ecosystems are increasingly being displaced by “man-made nature”?
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