Description of Lymnae (Bulminaea) megasoma, Say, with an

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His work, whatever its philosophical merits, stands today as a signal admonition about the political uses of anti-humanism in ecological garb. Researchers have correlated certain genetic disorders in male flies with an inability to develop long eyestalks. One live whale shark pup removed from its dead mother was maintained in captivity in Japan. Your screaming machines tear through my trunks, rip my flesh, reducing me to sawdust and furniture. Ann Coulter (1961 - ) American lawyer and Conservative political commentator has remarked: "God gave us the earth.

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The American Angler's Book; Embracing the Natural History of

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The adaptive responses of complex societies are thus very unlike those of a tribal society, which adapts predominantly to its own environment. For many, his social ecology is anthropocentric, thus failing to grant the environment the standing it deserves. But just what will this new non-hierarchical, interrelated and mutualistic human society look like? Michaels, MD - co-op (2016) "Check back in winter 2016 for new applications" Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL - co-op (2016) Conservation and Land Management (five-month position) Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL - co-op (2016) "Applications will open on Dec 7th for the 2016 season " - REU - Plant Biology & Conservation Research Experiences for Undergraduates Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Chincoteague, VA - co-op (2016) check out each opportunity for details and application/starting dates - not sure if these are paid opportunities Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN - co-op (2016) " Applications for Summer 2016 will be available soon!" - Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Brazil, Trinidad and Uganda - "MHIRT students engage in research related to: biomedical science, behavioral science, environmental science, carnivore conservation, and/or public health" Cincinnati Nature Center, Milford, OH - co-op (2016) CincyNature Summer Day Camp Counselor at the Cincinnati Nature Center’s Rowe Woods site in Milford, OH City University of New York, New York, NY - co-op (2016) CUNY Summer Undergraduate Research Program - five key research areas: environmental science, nanoscience, neuroscience, photonics, and structural biologyenvironmental science" Clarke Mosquito Control, Roselle, IL - co-op (2016) click on Seasonal Job Opportunities under Open Positions: Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland, OH - co-op, application (2016) Colby College, Waterville, ME - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research into the Cultural, Economic and Ecological Significance of Church Forests in South Gondar, Ethiopia - "Students selected to participate in the program will receive airfare, lodging, meals and a $4,000 stipend for the 8-week program" Cold Spring Harbor Lab, Cold Spring Harbor, NY - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research Program - "Research at CSHL focuses on:....

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A guide to the fossil mammals and birds in the Department of

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Tip: Enter your zip code in the "where" box to show results in your area. Quite unintentionally, changes in human ways often affect nonhuman nature. Most social behaviors are selfish, meaning that they benefit the individual at the expense of others, especially competitors. Leaders are coming to realize that there will be no technological quick-fix for the global environmental crisis. Dystrophic: toxic habitats deficient in nutrients. And do the legal complications in biogenetics not point in the same direction?

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GigaFlood: The Largest of the Lake Missoula Floods In

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Mercator Projection: a mapping system that favors nautical navigation over visual realism. To help people sense the value of the Webstring Model, its participants helped those they worked with bring to mind how Webstring Model connections felt, by asking them to try to remember, for a few minutes, a good experience they had had in nature, one they would be attracted to repeat again because it was attractive. There is no single cause of the amphibian decline, but it seems that habitat loss, like deforestation, is the main reason along with human impact in terms of urbanization, forest fragmentation, predation, human exploitation, pathogens and climate change (Hayes, Falso, Gallipeau, Stice 2010).... [tags: Ecology ] Parasitic Abundance in Snake Head Fish (channa striata) Collected from Rawang Region, Malaysia and Molecular Characterization of the Recovered Parasit - ABSTRACT This study was conducted in order to determine the parasitic infestations in snake head fish (channa striata) collected from Rawang region, Malaysia.

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Soil survey of Dane County, Wisconsin, (Wisconsin.

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My personal thoughts on desiring nature in its raw is that "our human instinct is to be in nature." These include technologies and ways of organizing production. For example, a mouse may have an unpleasant experience with a colorful, poisonous caterpillar and learn to avoid all caterpillars with that coloration. Part JJ of the Annual Report of the New Jersey State Museum, p. 33-211 + plates. Anemophilous: seed plants pollinated by the wind.

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Indian homes (Pocket natural history ; no. 2.

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Thus the decades following the Civil War saw more and more of the nation’s wealthiest citizens seeking out wilderness for themselves. Trade Winds: winds that blow toward the equator from the high-pressure horse latitudes, those bands of air above and below the equator that blow into the doldrums. Hendee et al., Wilderness Management, USDA Forest Service Miscellaneous Publication No. 1365 (Washington, D. If it is not successful, the crow flies higher and tries again.

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Essays on Natural History, Chiefly Ornithology. With an

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Cities: urban systems whose dominant members occupy various niches, some of which compete. Social ecology shares with deep ecology the view that the foundations of the environmental crisis lie in the dominant ideology of modern western societies. For example, even though the Dionne quintuplets were genetically identical, they could be differentiated shortly after birth, probably because their different positions during intrauterine life had differentially affected their development.

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Observations On the Natural History of Bees

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But the difference between a simple, compact organization and a large, diffuse one is primarily a difference in scale; accordingly, the principles of organization should be the same in each. Ussher's ideas were readily accepted, in part because they posed no threat to the social order of the times; comfortable ideas that would not upset the linked applecarts of church and state. Design Partner: Todd Schliemann FAIA Management Partner: Don Weinreich AIA, LEED AP Project Designers: Thomas Wong AIA, Alex O’Briant AIA Project Architects: John Majewski AIA, Megan Miller AIA, LEED AP Interiors: Charmian Place, Katharine Huber AIA Project Team: Joshua Frankel AIA, Aileen Iverson, Kyo-Young Jin, Apichat Leungchaikul, Thomas Newman, Jarrett Pelletier AIA Construction Manager: Big-D Construction

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Report On the Agriculture and Geology of Mississippi:

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Many of the forests in these areas have not been severely altered from their historic fire regimes, and are difficult to access due to steep, rugged topography. Rather, it relies on a versatile suction filter-feeding method, which enables it to draw water into the mouth at higher velocities than these dynamic filter-feeders, like the basking shark. Cohen said that our key challenge was that we didn't recognize that we didn't acknowledge that industrial society suffered because it was deeply prejudiced against nature.

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Natural History Magazine (Volume 46, No. 1) June 1940

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These ancient biological attributes express themselves in the form of reactions which are often unsuited to the modern world and are therefore the cause of difficulties; but, on the other hand, they also constitute a source of inspiration for creative endeavors. The average load of food must now travel 1,700 miles: an extravagance in terms of energy and planetary health. After about a decade of annual burning after leaf drop in the fall or winter, canopy gaps have formed in a previously closed forest in south central Oklahoma, and production in the herbaceous layer is increasing (Russell Stevens, pers. comm.).

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