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Continued Decline of the Northern Spotted Owl Associated with the Invasive Barred Owl, Habitat Loss, and Climate Variation

Dec 10, 2015
Continued Decline of the Northern Spotted Owl Associated with the Invasive Barred Owl, Habitat Loss, and Climate Variation

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Flushed resource restores ecosystem

Dec 9, 2015
Flushed resource restores ecosystem

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Feeding food waste to pigs could save vast swathes of threatened forest and savannah

Dec 9, 2015
Feeding food waste to pigs could save vast swathes of threatened forest and savannah

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Another Endangered Species Act Success Story: Rare California, Oregon Fish Declared Recovered

Dec 7, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. December 7, 2015 - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced the removal of the Modoc sucker, a fish native to the Pit River basin in southern Oregon and northeastern California, from protection under the Endangered Species Act. The sucker’s recovery was due to habitat restoration, including fencing livestock out of...

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Back from the ‘dead’: QUT scientists unlock secrets of Aussie ‘resurrection’ grass

Dec 4, 2015

December 4, 2015 - A native Australian grass that “plays dead” during droughts and selectively culls its own cells to survive could provide genetic keys to help world food crops like chickpea withstand global climate change.

QUT researchers have been studying the native grass, Tripogon loliiformis, because of its amazing ability to survive extreme environmental...

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Study: 17K marine species unprotected

Dec 3, 2015
Study: 17K marine species unprotected

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USGS Projects Large Loss of Alaska Permafrost by 2100

Dec 1, 2015
USGS Projects Large Loss of Alaska Permafrost by 2100

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Red clover genome to help restore sustainable farming

Nov 30, 2015
Red clover genome to help restore sustainable farming

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On the road to Paris: Forest Service scientists improve US forest carbon accounting

Nov 30, 2015
On the road to Paris: Forest Service scientists improve US forest carbon accounting

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Marine airgun noise could cause turtle trauma

Nov 23, 2015
Marine airgun noise could cause turtle trauma

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