Quantcast

Latest National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis Stories

crowdfunding science
2014-12-15 02:30:54

Everything you know about crowdfunding is wrong, at least according to researchers at UC Santa Barbara. And that, they add, is good news for scientists.

Rating The Earth’s Oceans
2014-10-02 03:59:24

UCSB’s National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis helped produce the first Ocean Health Index that includes all the Earth’s oceans

2014-09-29 23:00:15

Annual Ocean Health Index Report also Assessed the Antarctic and High Seas Oceans for the First Time, Critical Regions for Maintaining a Healthy Climate, Safeguarding Biodiversity and Providing

2014-06-18 23:01:27

Ocean Health Index Shows Loss of Dunes, Salt Marshes and Seagrasses Leaves West Coast More Vulnerable to Erosion and Reduces Natural Carbon Storage Santa Barbara,

Researchers Create First Regional Ocean Health Index
2014-04-04 14:31:12

With one of the world’s longest coastlines, spanning 17 states, and very high marine and coastal biodiversity, Brazil owes much of its prosperity to the ocean.

More Native Biodiversity Supported By Cities Than Previously Thought
2014-02-13 13:44:39

Researchers at UCSB's NCEAS compile the largest global dataset of urban birds and plants, which shows world's cities retain a unique natural palette

Maps Reveal Expected Redistribution Of Global Species Due To Climate Change
2014-02-11 17:06:51

An international team of scientists tracks how fast and in which direction local climates — and species — have shifted

2013-03-26 19:57:42

Solutions that meet the broad, varied, and often competing priorities of conservation are difficult to come by.

Ecological Tipping Points Examined In Hopes Of Preventing Them
2012-10-31 09:26:37

Predation by otters keeps urchin populations in check, allowing kelp –– a favorite food of urchins –– to flourish.

58838c22ae0eb264e19c167d8c4784281
2009-07-30 15:30:00

Scientists have joined forces in a groundbreaking assessment on the status of marine fisheries and ecosystems.


Word of the Day
donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
Related