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Urban Ecology Center Hosts First International Training - WUWM


WUWM
The Urban Ecology Center started humbly with a small team working out of a trailer near a forlorn park above the Milwaukee River. Today the park is flourishing, the river is healthier, and the Urban Ecology Center has grown to three neighborhood-based, ...
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Meet the Woman Making Ants the Next Big Thing in Biology - National Geographic


National Geographic
... their social interactions, and their evolutionary success. More broadly, Moreau's work might indirectly help us develop tools to answer bigger biological questions: how to control pests, how to promote helpful species, how to improve digestion and ...

NSF awards $6.4 million grant to Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research drylands site - National Science Foundation (press release)


National Science Foundation (press release)
To discover how environmental change is affecting dryland ecosystems, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a five-year, $6.4 million grant in new support of the Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) site in central New Mexico.

Yellowstone National Park: Fire Ecology

United States

Article providing a history of wildland fires in the Park, the factors necessary for fires to take hold and the effects of fires on different tree species.

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    Yellowstone National Park - Fire Ecology (U.S. National Park Service)

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Investigation testing the hypothesis that the local occurrence, richness, and abundance of carrion taxa are not affected by the presence of large, vertebrate carcasses.

Fire Ecology
United States

Information from Wikipedia on the ecological effects of wildfires.

Fire Ecology Research
United States

Description of research being done by Western Ecological Research Center scientists in the Sierra Nevada forests, the California shrublands and the Mojave and Sonoran deserts.

E.V. Komarek Fire Ecology Database
United States

Large bibliography covering applications of prescribed burning, control of wildfires, and other topics in fire ecology. International in scope with emphasis on North America.

United States

Our mission is to reform federal fire management policies and restore fire ecology processes through research, education, and advocacy.

Association for Fire Ecology (AFE)
United States

Association for Fire Ecology, AFE is a nonprofit organization promoting the Application of Fire Ecology through Science and Education. Our vision: the Association for Fire Ecology is an organization of professionals dedicated to improving the knowledge and use of fire in land management through science and education. Our vision for the Association for Fire Ecology is that its membership of respected professionals from around the world together pl

Komodo National Park
United States

Information about the national park, itT+s dragons and the surrounding marine reserve. Also has travel information about how to visit the island.

Bui National Park
United States

This park which is close to the Cote d’Ivoire border protects an area of 1,821km2 on either side of the Black Volta.It is well known for its hippos (the largest in Ghana) mostly seen in the dry season, and big antelopes such as the roan and hartebeest. Three crocodile species occur in the river At the Bui gorge, south of the park is the site for the hydroelectric dam is to be built. Tourist facilities here are basic, even though recently renova

National Zoological Park - AnimalCams
United States

Streaming Web cams observe cheetahs, flamingos, naked mole rats, elephants, pandas and others. Live 24 hours a day.

National Aquarium & Wildlife Park
Australia

Australia's ZooQuarium.