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- Cattle-grazing: Can it really destroy ecosystems?
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- After 52 years of war: A new opportunity to discover Colombia’s biodiversity
- More Than Just Earthworms: Decomposers and Their Contribution to Plant Biodiversity
- How important is soil depth in ecology?
- The ecological effects and implications of coral mining and natural disturbances
- A World and Winners and Losers: How Habitat Fragmentation Leads to Loss of Endemic Species
- Is the Clearing of Alien/Invasive Species in South Africa Cost-Effective?
Category Archives: Conservation Biology Posts
By: Trevor Drees, Ceyda Kural, Kimberly Wood, Kathryn Iverson We made a video lecture on wolf conservation history in the United States, including some of wolf natural history, their role in the ecosystem, threats, as well as past and present … Continue reading
By Kseniya Anishchenko, Michelle Zhong, Alex Rovner, and Yanghwa Hong Imagine opening up the morning paper, with the top headline: “we must save coffee from extinction.” What would you do? Bees and coffee are related in ways we may not … Continue reading
By Matthew Miller, Lani Dufresne, and Siddharth Gorantla Have you ever wondered how hurricanes affect wildlife? Or how climate change is affecting hurricane formation? Then you’re in luck! The following presentation gives answers to these question and more, delving into … Continue reading
“Polar Bears” by Natalia is licensed under CC BY 2.0” When life gets you down, do you wanna know what you’ve gotta do? Just keep swimming! Whether you may wish to take up Dory’s life advice or not, it is … Continue reading
“Frog Pond” by liz wes licensed under CC BY 2.0 Over 75% of small ponds across the United Kingdom have disappeared since the 1900s1. Much of this destruction stems from agricultural consolidation, causing numerous species of local aquatic plants … Continue reading
“Myotis mytis with White-Nose Syndrome” by Tamás Görföl, via Wikimedia Commons At first glance, the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge in Austin, Texas looks unexceptional, a gray concrete structure. But it doesn’t only transport cars across the lake, … Continue reading
Melting ice caps are good?! Global warming has a largely negative reputation, yet its most well-known effect, rapid melting of the world’s ice sheets, might be more than just sad polar bears on broken ice. Take for example, Alaska. Its … Continue reading