February, 2017

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Mallard Complexity

10,000 Birds

Everyone knows what a male Mallard looks like. Yet you would be wise to take a second look at that mallard hen. The Hawaiian Duck ( A.

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Ideas for Reclaimed Dining Room Tables

Green Furniture Home Design

Take a look at some of the different styles of rustic dining room tables that are available these days!

The Most Powerful Moon of the Year: New Moon & Solar Eclipse in Pisces.

Elephant Journal

The New Moon and eclipse arrive together to illuminate the need to let go of old trauma so that painful wounds can be so. Love Non New-Agey Spirituality Z ADMIN Love Featured Today Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today all that stuff astrology healing love new moon pisces solar eclipse

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Waxwings Really Have Wax Wings

Nature Conservancy - Science

Cedar Waxwings are a favorite of many birders and backyard naturalists. A large flock of them picking through berries is always entertaining to watch.

2017 34

We Applaud Proposed Conservative Case for Addressing Climate Change

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of the Nature Conservancy and author of Nature’s Fortune. Follow Mark on Twitter: @ MarkTercek.

2017 31

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Six Wise Lessons from our Natural World.

Elephant Journal

Eckhart Tolle authored The Power of Now, a book that explains how much power there is in.

2017 35

Recovery: Bats with Your Tequila

Nature Conservancy - Science

With the alien fungal disease white-nose syndrome devastating North American bats it’s time for some good news about the order. So consider the U.S.

2017 32

The Vegetable Garden Diary – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

It summarizes his long experience in nuggets of advice for each week of the growing season, starting on Valentine's day. Less water is needed too.

2017 11

Seductive and Destructive: The Insidiousness of “Happy” Exploitation

Eccorazzi

Guest Post by Tracy Alexandra McDonnell. —————————— We need to shatter and dispel once and for all the insidious myth that it is somehow possible to exploit non-human animals “humanely.” We* must “be the change we wish to see in the world.” www.HowDoIGoVegan.com.

2017 17

Birds of the Indonesian Archipelago: Greater Sundas and Wallacea–A Field Guide Review

10,000 Birds

I’ve never been to the Indonesian Archipelago, but I really like the birds there. Eaton, Bas van Balen, Nick W. Brickle, and Frank E. Other Guides.

2017 21

Oyster Reef Restoration: Is a benefit/cost ratio of 7.6 worth it according to Trumponomics?

Environmental Economics

WJZ out of Baltimore, Maryland has a cool time lapse video of the impact that Oysters can have on water clarity in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Here's the story : The Oyster Recovery Partnership in Maryland is trying to spread the word about the natural filtration powers of oysters. The tank on the left holds 20 mature oysters. million."

What is Love Anyway?

Elephant Journal

When we sit quietly and give our minds permission to be still, we can listen to our hearts and experience our feelings as they are—good, bad and ugly.

2017 31

Five Endangered Species Recoveries You’ve Never Heard Of

Nature Conservancy - Science

More than 40 species have been officially recovered by the Endangered Species Act. Related Articles. By Ted Williams. By Matt Miller. By Kris Johnson.

2017 27

Arizona Republicans planning to make protest illegal

Green (Living) Review

Even just preparing to attend such an event could already be illegal. The bill claims to be aimed at “rioting,” but rioting is already illegal.

Esther The Wonder Pig Wants You To Read Carefully and Be Vegan

Eccorazzi

A few days ago, I wrote an essay commenting on a piece that appeared in The Guardian by Steve Jenkins. He chose not to do so. Simple, right? directly?

2017 16

Birding Maricao, Puerto Rico

10,000 Birds

Though it’s been over a month since Mike and I returned from Puerto Rico my blogging about the trip has been sadly lacking. At milepost 19.9

"What Trump misses about regulations"

Environmental Economics

Joe Aldy: President Trump jettisoned more than 30 years of bipartisan regulatory policy on January 30 when he issued an executive order on “ Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs.” But Trump misses a crucial point about government regulations: They impose costs on society, but they also produce benefits. Bush, Clinton , George W.

Twin Flame Forecast for February: It’s Time to Reunite.

Elephant Journal

Only our flame can elevate us in such a way that we come to see our divine purpose in this life. Love Non New-Agey Spirituality conscious love February LightWorkers reunion soulmate love twin flames Valentine's Day

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Which Sources of Blue Carbon Measure Up to the Mitigation Challenge?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Natural climate mitigation: using nature to help buffer rising atmospheric carbon dioxide levels. Could phytoplankton be the key to climate mitigation?

2017 25

Good-lifers are Nazis

Green (Living) Review

First of let me explain, in this context the term “good-lifer”, which I have just coined for the lack of a better one, and used in the headline.

2017 11

How Fast Fashion is Being Converted Into Jet Fuel

Eco Chic

With the rise of “fast fashion,” developed countries buy and produce more clothes than ever. How Do You Convert Clothes to Jet Fuel? Carefully.

Spurn National Nature Reserve

10,000 Birds

During our visit to the UK last year we were able to make two visits to Spurn National Nature Reserve and this area is only 27km (16.8 Jack Snipe.

2017 11

Standing by 'An Economic View of the Environment'

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: An eerie coincidence or a scary reality? An Explanation and Apology. Posted on February 6, 2017, by Robert Stavins.           But in October, 2016, as the U.S.   I assume this is nothing more than a coincidence of timing, but it is a challenge nonetheless.

2017 16

The Power of Transformative Travel. {Partner}

Elephant Journal

This is a post written by Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise —an elephant partner. Ed. ~. We want that. And we can have it. At least not in this world.

2017 30

Coastal Communities Strike Back Against Erosion

Nature Conservancy - Science

“It hurt my heart to see how [the beach] had been deteriorated,” says Norris Henry of St. Andrew’s Development Organization. “I Related Articles.

CUTTING EDGE TOOLS FOR EVERY GARDENER

Green (Living) Review

Fiskars, one the UK’s leading gardening tool suppliers, is proud to unveil its exciting new PowerGear™ X range. Fiskars is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.

2017 11

London Fashion Week Has “Activists” In A Fury

Eccorazzi

Fur has long been the focus of many so called “animal advocates” and one of the primary catalysts for public confusion with respect to animal ethics. However, it is in the nature of single-issue campaigns to fail. To demonstrate this, consider animal exploitation as represented by the alphabet. News Sticky

2017 10

Western Reef-Heron

10,000 Birds

The Western Reef-Heron , Egretta gularis, sits neatly between Little Egret and Snowy Egret in Clements taxanomic checklist. There are also intergrades.

2017 11

Message to enviros: chill on the carbon tax (and don't dismiss cap-and-trade so easily)

Environmental Economics

Charles Komanoff (of the  Carbon Tax Center ) at The Nation : Carbon-tax haters can relax. The proposal for a national carbon tax released on February 8 by high-level Republicans, including über-GOP consigliere James Baker, isn’t going anywhere. Financially and ideologically, the American right is wedded to carbon fuels. Answer: it can. 

Transcending Confinement through Yoga.

Elephant Journal

For a group that routinely suffers from guilt, anxiety, depression, PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) and low self-esteem, the results at York and other correctional institutions where yoga is practiced have been transformative.

2017 28

A Birder’s Bookshelf: Essentials for the Well-read Avian Enthusiast

Nature Conservancy - Science

I’ve never met a field guide that I didn’t like. Guides on rare birds and warblers, on bird behavior and hawks in flight … the list goes on. Tim Low.

2017 19

Are we in the final stages of capitalism?

Green (Living) Review

Capitalists would begin to consume the government along with the physical and social structures that sustained them. It is not going to happen.

2017 11

Hero Launches New Vegan Condom Range

Eccorazzi

Whether you’re picking them up from abandoned trains or ordering them online, it seems that it’s raining vegan condoms in Australia.

Cardinals are Singing

10,000 Birds

Northern Cardinals are known for their plumage. Bold red or subtle pink and brown, on a background of snow or new leaves, their beauty is for the eye.

2017 11