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Fires spark biodiversity criticism of Sweden's forest industry - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Non-governmental organisations warn that there are considerable challenges to ensuring biodiversity for plants and animals amid the fight against global warming. One in 10 species in the country's forests is on the red list of the Swedish Species ...

Bugs and Birds: New Residents of a Greener Madrid - CityLab


CityLab
The flagship project of Madrid's quest for biodiversity is centered on the Manzanares River, a modest stream that flows across the city, and that has suffered from decades of bad ideas. In the 1950s, urban planners built seven floodgates along the ...

Workshop to explore ecology of mountain meadows - Red Bluff Daily News


Red Bluff Daily News
The group will meet at the Grasshopper Flat Group Campsite at Lake Davis and will visit meadows in the area. The ecological functions of these meadows, methods for assessing their condition, management concerns and restoration efforts will be discussed.

Trombicula sp: Chiggers, Jiggers, Harvest Mites or Red Bugs

Stillwater - United States

Illustrations of these pests, with information on their hosts, their description, life cycle and control.

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Photographic guide from the University of Kentucky Entomology to the assassin and ambush bugs commonly found in the state.

Harvest Mouse (Micromys minutus)
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Photographs and information on this species which has a prehensile tail, including a description, distribution, habitat, diet, behavior and reproduction.

Harvest Mouse: Micromys minutus
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Information from ARKive including images and videos.

Healthy Harvest - Hydroponic Growing Systems
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Hydroponic growing is becoming trendy these days amongst nature lovers. As you get total command over your plants this way, you can become the owner of some of the most beautiful plants without having to work like a farmer. You can even grow your own vegetables and eat the healthiest food this planet can offer you. At Healthy Harvest Florida we strive to provide unparalleled levels of Service, Selection & Prices. Our team has collectively over 10

Chiggers
United States

Illustrated fact sheet from Ohio State University.

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Chiggers are the larvae of mites belonging to the family Trombiculidae. This article describes their biology, their preferred habitat and control measures.

Chiggers
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Brief article about the identification, biology, and control of chiggers found in Texas, as well as treatment for chigger bites.

Itchy Chiggers
United States

University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension factsheet and audio message on the biology and control of chiggers, which are the larvae of the harvest mite, Trombicula alfreddugesi.

HowStuffWorks: What are Chiggers and how do they bite?
United States
Texas A&M Bulleting L-1223: Chiggers
United States

Biology, identification, and information on reducing the itching caused by bites.