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Osprey Cam 2014: Reality TV Featuring our Wild Neighbors

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15 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Osprey Cam is back for a new season! Watch ospreys live from the Alabama coast as they build their nest, hatch eggs and feed their nestlings. This year, with an infrared camera, you can watch them 24/7 and enjoy an extraordinary view into the lives of these birds.

Sanitation and Water for All -- Because We Must

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
'Sanitation and water for all' is more than a title. It is a goal that is both morally right and unquestionably necessary....

The Economic Case for Restoring Coastal Ecosystems

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28 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Healthy coastal ecosystems provide critical social and environmental benefits. They filter pollution, buffer coasts against extreme weather, serve as nurseries that sustain fisheries, and support tourism, recreation and the culture of coastal communities. However, we are losing wetlands in the US at a rate of seven football fields an hour, due to development, pollution and sea level rise.Join the Center for American Progress and Oxfam America for the release of a new report that explores the long-term economic impact of restored coastal ecosystems. The report highlights analysis of three projects ...

Plant Zombies, Cannibal Tadpoles & the Fading Tuatara

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3 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Also in our best of the web: punk frogs, sea serpents on video, sadistic trolls (really), Masai fencing innovation, and Peter Matthiessen remembered

Street View Treks: Colorado River

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20 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Discover the world with Google Maps. Experience Street View, 3D Mapping, turn-by-turn directions, indoor maps and more across your devices.

One of the Smartest Investments We Can Make

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4 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
For centuries, coastal wetlands were considered worthless, regularly filled and paved. It’s time to acknowledge the environmental and economic value of…

Report Finds Restoring Fisheries Triple Win For Business, Community and Environment

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20 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
The oceans today are arguably the world’s first large scale, human-made disaster.Which makes improving fisheries an interesting investment opportunity, says a new report.

Citizen Science Tuesday: oldWeather

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3 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
Citizen Science Tuesday connects you to projects that benefit conservation. This week: take a voyage with the mariners of oldWeather and improve data for climate models.

One Third Of Planet May See Drier Conditions Because Of Warming Temperatures

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8 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
From Climate Central's Andrea Thompson:Warming temperatures, scientists say, can tip places into drought conditions by increasing evaporation and sapping soil of its moisture. A new study suggests up to a third of the Earth's land area could be s...

Whale Sharks: Swimming with the World's Largest Fish

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9 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
They're the largest fish in the world, not to mention one of the most fascinating. Marine blogger Alison Green jumps into the clear waters of the Gulf of California for a close encounter.

What’s an Acre of Seagrass Worth? $80,000 in Fish Alone

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21 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
By Philine zu Ermgassen, postdoctoral fellow at Cambridge University and Dr. Mark Spalding, senior scientist with The Nature Conservancy For decades, dire tales of collapsing fish stocks were told, only to fall on deaf ears. Then, in a 2008 report, “Sunken Billions,” the World Bank and the FAO ...

Can Flamethrowers Help Trees Migrate?

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8 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Trees shift range very slowly without an assist from human intervention

Zebra Stripes, Disease-Fighting Owls, and Jellyfish for Lunch

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4 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Also in our best of the web: rattlesnake wrangling, high-end environment news, art meets climate science, and an endangered mammal that looks like an artichoke

Sea of Cortez: Conserving the World's Aquarium

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7 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Jacques Cousteau called it the "world's aquarium": a place of flying mobula rays, frolicking sea lions and colorful reef fish. Marine scientist Alison Green travels to the Sea of Cortez to see the biological wonders for herself, and ponders the future of this special place.

Citizen Science Tuesday: NestWatch

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4 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Citizen Science Tuesday connects you to projects that benefit conservation. This week: track the reproductive success of birds and improve understanding of challenges they face with NestWatch. Who doesn't want to spend time watching baby birds?

Community Post: 8 Slices Of Nature Being Protected Just For You

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4 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Via the U.S. and Mexican sections of the International Boundary and Water Commission, several partners - including the Nature Conservancy - are coming together to improve the flow of the Colorado R...

All the world's water, in a single drop

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3 mentions17 hours ago 17 hours ago
Take a look at what the world's water supply would look like as a single drop - and find out what your family can do to protect it.

Parents worldwide agree: Kids need more time outside

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11 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Homework and a discomfort about being outdoors are the 2 reasons cited for why U.S. kids aren't experiencing more nature.

Mola Mola: The Weirdest Fish in the Ocean?

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4 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
When it hatches, this species is the size of a pinhead but will grow to be the heaviest bony fish in the ocean—and the weirdest. Meet the Mola mola.
 

 

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