March, 2017

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The New Swarovski BTX, an Amazing Advancement in Spotting Scopes

10,000 Birds

A little over a month ago I was hiking up a mountain path outside of Innsbruck, Austria, with birders from around the world. And play with them we did!

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Fuel Economy Standards Are Essential to Our Health, Environment and Economy

Conservancy Talk

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

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Before you pursue a Strong Woman, Read This.

Elephant Journal

She endures pain, yet finds pleasure in the trauma. She's experienced heartache, yet finds the diamond in every piece of her heart as she puts it back together. She needs no one, yet wants everyone. She feels deeply and shows gratitude.

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Recovery: Benefits of Salmon Failure

Nature Conservancy - Science

But early in the 19 th century all strains of salmon uniquely adapted to this sprawling system (at least 25) had been rendered extinct by dams.

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Some details on Trump's proposed EPA cuts*

Environmental Economics

Here are some of the EPA program cuts proposed by President Trump :  Source: Alt National Park Service on FB.  Just not in a funny way

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How to Celebrate the Full Moon like a Buddhist.

Elephant Journal

This meditation can be practiced during the few days leading up to and after the full moon.

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The Skeleton Revealed: Vertebrates As You’ve Never Seen Them Before

Nature Conservancy - Science

Skeletons have long fascinated naturalists, including Charles Darwin and Alfred Russell Wallace. I have friends who keep wildlife skull collections.

2017 21

What does the Trump Administration have against Sea Grant? If anything, Sea Grant is all about creating jobs in depressed communities (i.e., commercial fishing is like coal mining)

Environmental Economics

Leaked White House memos suggest the Trump administration is planning deep spending cuts at @NOAA and the @EPA : ($) [link] pic.twitter.com/hJfc7btpUN. Science Magazine (@sciencemagazine) March 10, 2017

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Inevitable Welfare Reform & European Rabbits

Eccorazzi

340 million rabbits are raised for food every year in Europe. The European Parliament seems to think that implementing certain welfare measures will “make life better” for rabbits who are considered nothing more than economic commodities. But welfare measures are never for the sake of the animals. News Sticky

Message in a bottle

10,000 Birds

Did you ever get a message in a bottle? If not, you must try gulling. But this one has only one ring (to rule them all?), And now I wait.

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A Better Way to Meet America’s Needs: Invest in Nature

Conservancy Talk

Reportedly, these and other budget cuts are intended to offset increases in funding for national security. There is a better way. percent of total U.S.

2017 29

Spring Equinox: The Astrological New Year Begins.

Elephant Journal

Spring is about growth and easing into the light.

2017 28

Surveying the Amazon Rainforest from the Sky

Nature Conservancy - Science

With Amazon Aerobotany you can view the canopy of the Peruvian Amazon from the perspective of a macaw! Saving the Amazon. Related Articles.

2017 14

Brockham: letters reveal oil firm warned at least twice it didn't have planning permission to drill new side-track well

Green (Living) Review

Regulations that are being openly flaunted by the industry.” “The Letting Angus Energy off the hook would set an extremely concerning precedent."

Cows do not want ‘free range’ milk

Eccorazzi

“In a world where supermarkets sell us faux brands from non-existent farms, Pasture Promise is indeed genuine. News Sticky

2017 17

Good Birders Still Don’t Wear White: A Book Review

10,000 Birds

2) This is a NEW book edited by Lisa A. White and Jeffrey A. Gordon, illustrated by Robert A. In other words—different plumage. (4) Braunfield. Lisa A.

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The best jobs for misanthropes

Environmental Economics

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2017 2

I Love You. I Want You. But I am Not Ready to Be with You.

Elephant Journal

I don’t want to have to compromise my dreams or goals to be with you, and I don’t want you to have to sacrifice and gi. Love Z ADMIN Love Featured Today Alex Myles dating fixing ourselves love sex unrequited love

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The Cutest US Mammal You’ve Probably Never Seen

Nature Conservancy - Science

Ring-tailed cat, miners cat, bassarisk, cacomistle; the ringtail ( Bassariscus astutus ) goes by many names. A ringtail by any name is just as cute.

2017 13

Ecotricity customers boost England’s national woods and forests

Green (Living) Review

Customers joining Britain’s leading green energy company, Ecotricity, can support new conservation projects in England’s national woods and forests.

A letter to… My non-vegan mother, who I still love

Eccorazzi

I read the letter you wrote to me in The Guardian. I am sorry your feel that I hate you and that you repulse me. What are those exactly? So what?

2017 15

Pin-tailed Sandgrouse

10,000 Birds

Not very many hides come with their own defence personnel. The day was well advanced and the bright sun was burning out the shots.

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And all the best to you as well, sir.

Environmental Economics

2017 2

Six Root Chakra Tips for Grounding & Stability.

Elephant Journal

In a recent interview with Deepak Chopra, he explained how Donald Trump is stuck in his root chakra. When our energy stagnates here, we can.

2017 21

Assessing our Coastal Green Infrastructure Investment Allocation: A Coastal Portfolio Check-up

Nature Conservancy - Science

Coastal green infrastructure, such as wetlands and reefs, is critical to us, too, as it provides many services and benefits including coastal defense.

2017 11

Preserving and canning made easy thanks to Ball

Green (Living) Review

Not that Britain never had canning jars and such. We did, in the form of Kilner Jars but we have heard very little of it in recent years.

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 15

The Raptor Situation in Costa Rica

10,000 Birds

What birder doesn’t get excited about raptors? I took note of this Swallow-tailed Kite at San Vito. King Vulture. Barred Hawk. Black Hawk-Eagle.

Photo of the Day: Most people usually just ignore the request

Environmental Economics

Received this formal letter from a lawyer today: Reactions: Oops. I guess I need to update my participant list.

Grab & Go Coffee Shops leave Lasting Effects on the Environment.

Elephant Journal

It makes sense that we wouldn’t take a moment to consciously ask ourselves, “Where does my cup go after I finish my coffee? Animal Rights Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Food Green avoid plastic caring for the environment coffee coffee shop effects of plastic environment environmental effect of plastic

2017 19

The Weird Tale of the Carrion-eating Swamp Wallaby

Nature Conservancy - Science

How can you make a wallaby less cuddly? Give it a dead seabird wing to chew on. Related Articles. By Justine E. Hausheer. It was quite unusual.”.

Yarn scraps, twine or other such materials for nesting birds

Green (Living) Review

While the intentions may be good, please do not do this. It is not good for the birds, much like feeding waterfowl with bread; it can kill.

2017 11

Eating Animals and Magical Thinking

Eccorazzi

Guest Post by Bill Tara. ————-. Magical thinking has found a new home in the resistance to veganism. Sticky Veganism

2017 13

Greater Sand Plover with abnormal colouration update

10,000 Birds

The legs of the Greater Sand Plover have remained very pale pink just like the bill, but it looks very healthy and so we believe it is not sick.