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Tree loses out in battle between Aldi and Ecology - The Guardian

The Guardian
A month long battle by staff and customers of the Ecology building society to save a magnificent 100 foot high lime tree that has stood for 250 years in Silsden, West Yorkshire and overhangs the society's own grounds ended on Tuesday after the tree was ...
Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Red tide and the endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle - Tallahassee.com

Tallahassee.com
The question is whether nonlethal levels of brevetoxin can cause chronic physiological problems for the turtles. “That's something we're looking at now,” said Mote's Justin Perrault, the study's principal investigator. “We're looking at brevetoxin in ...

Sugar Bowl Academy nets student-taught marine biology lab - Tahoe Daily Tribune

Tahoe Daily Tribune
In Sugar Bowl Academy's 2013-14 biology class, students engaged in a three-day lab observing the invasive Red Lionfish species in Caribbean coral reefs. The objective of this lab was for the class to create a conservation initiative that would aid in ...

Tree and Wood Identification: Red Oak

Blacksburg - United States

Pictures and facts about red oak leaves and wood.

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    WMS Kids' Section: Tree and Wood Identification - Red Oak

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For each variety, discusses habitat, native range, associated forest cover, and detailed facts on reproduction and growth. Includes distribution maps.

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Quercus rubra (Red Oak)
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Photos of fruit, leaf, bud, flower, bark, and form.

Red Oak - Quercus rubra
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