Follow that Grizzly: Understanding Bear Movements in the Northwest

Nature Conservancy - Science

She made her home in a region interspersed with private and public lands, roadless and roaded areas, where homes were built and people lived. The Conservancy began working in the McArthur area in 2001 to conserve key private lands located up and down the Kootenai Valley in this linkage area.

Recovery: Ranching Gone Right

Nature Conservancy - Science

For instance, our new grazing plan called for so much monitoring that the BLM couldn’t quite do it, so I hired people to help. In 2001 it had procured easements on about 7,000 acres of ranchland around Idaho’s Pioneer Mountains; now it has close to 85,000.

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Rising to the Challenge of Biodiversity Conservation in a Human-dominated World

Nature Conservancy - Science

The result is a virtuous cycle that sustains the benefits to nature and to people through time. Designing a Virtuous Cycle between People and Nature. And creating and fortifying these specific linkages between people and nature (Fig. He has worked with the Conservancy since 2001.

The Limits of Science Communications: Why do People Live in Floodplains?

Nature Conservancy - Science

This fact precludes me from answering a common question that comes up frequently: why do people live in the floodplain? After all, if we just presented people with the facts , they wouldn’t be so likely to live in a floodplain. Why sane people (like me?)

Eyes and Ears: Indigenous Guardians steward Canada’s lands and waters

Conservancy Talk

Approximately 80% of the Gitanyow Lax’yip lies in the Nass River watershed, and between 2001 and 2007 the Nass moose population declined by roughly 65 percent — a result of poor management — so the Gitanyow Lax’yip Guardians sprang into action.

The slaughter tourism trade in Serbia

10,000 Birds

The scale of massacres is such that in 2001 the Italian customs found 120,702 dead birds from Serbia in just one lorry. When you told me – 400 people will not come and we could have taken their money and kept in the state vault, hey, I live for taking it and leaving it in state vault. Twenty years ago, flocks consisting of a thousand European Turtle Doves were a common sight in Serbia in spring. Ten years ago, those flocks were reduced to a few hundred birds.

IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise

Wend Magazine

A journey that started back in 2001, but that it had its main roots well substantiated within the company for much longer. Or, even worse, in people’s heads (Not even shared, nor documented just yet!). Because, as we all know, content is no longer king, people are!

ODOT Is Going Broke

Sightline Daily

One of the chief causes for the revenue shortfalls: in the state’s words, “ People are driving less.” The Oregon Department of Transportation recently admitted that, after going on a construction spending spree in the 2000s, it is now going broke.

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Australian Painted Snipe

10,000 Birds

Over the years more and more people have looked for this species, but still very little is known of their movements and when there have been flooding rains in the south of the continent there have been twenty or more Australian Painted Snipe observed at swamps. The Painted Snipe Project was established in 2001 to address the lack of knowledge on the species.

Education for Rural People

The Green Changemakers

[link] This ERP Tool kit provides education and training materials for rural teachers, technicians, instructors, trainers, parents, researchers, extensionists and others involved in formal and non formal education for rural people. The Tool Kit draws on the experience, knowledge and skills of a wide range of experts involved in fields relevant to Education for Rural People and these technical inputs have been acknowledged.

Railway use by people and freight up, but not in the Middle East

Green Prophet

billion in 2001. In 2013, people traveled an estimated 2,865 billion passenger-kilometers by intercity rail. Rail transport offers an energy-efficient way to move people and goods. In Quebec, Canada, a derailment in 2013 led to an explosion that killed 47 people.

How Does It Work: Hydropower

Green Home Blog

The world’s largest dam – the Itaipu, which straddles Brazil and Paraguay – generated over 90,000 GWh in 2001: that’s enough to power over 10 million homes! It’s also common for large numbers of people to be moved to accommodate conventional hydroelectric dams. Tidal and wave power: Because conventional hydroelectric dams can cause so many environmental problems, people have been looking for new ways to harness the power of water. How Does It Work: Hydropower.

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'Kettling' not a breach of Human Rights

Green (Living) Review

Kettling' not a breach of Human Rights says European Court by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The use of “kettling” as a police tactic did not deprive four people of their freedom during a May Day protest in 2001, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled recently.

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Ottoman Palaces Converted into Gorgeous Boutique Efendi Hotel

Green Prophet

Uri Jeremias peered over the roof of his restaurant back in 2001 and fell in love with a large abandoned building. It wasn’t for sale, but the restaurateur persevered, and eventually converted the Ottoman era palace into a resplendent boutique hotel.

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Making local woods work

Green (Living) Review

The pilot project, due to launch later this year, will help people to create social enterprises in local unmanaged woodlands so they can grow into sustainable businesses, creating new areas of employment and training to benefit their communities.

Recovery: The Miracle on Palmyra

Nature Conservancy - Science

The island, a national wildlife refuge since 2001, is jointly owned and managed by The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and the U.S. People are doing this to make money,” she told me. And so far, nearly 33,000 people have signed their online petition to kill the project.

Evidence-based Conservation: An Economic Perspective

Nature Conservancy - Science

This task could be aided if systematic reviews were available for many conservation interventions that would provide an evidence base to draw on ( Pullin and Knight , 2001). The San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area.

They’re Electric: Two New Fish Species Discovered in Gabon

Nature Conservancy - Science

When most people think of electric fish, they think electric eel: that legendary denizen of the Amazon Basin known for stunning prey – and, at least in story, people. Back in his Cornell lab, he recalled seeing a photo of a somewhat similar specimen collected by a colleague in 2001.

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Whale Sharks: Swimming with the World’s Largest Fish

Nature Conservancy - Science

Eckert and Stewart 2001). This is one of the few places that people can reliably have the exhilarating, awe-inspiring experience of a lifetime swimming with these majestic animals in their natural environment. A whale shark, the largest fish on earth. Photo: Elite Diving Agency.

North Cave Wetlands

10,000 Birds

At that time it was not a nature reserve at all and the forty hectare piece of land was only acquired in 2001. Arriving late morning on a Saturday we had no problem parking on Dryham Lane and there were a few people taking the trail around the fields.

Q&A with Andy Revkin: Dialogues on the Environment

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek: You’ve given a series of talks framed around the question “9 Billion People + 1 Planet = ?” Nine billion people living like vegan monks will not have the same environmental impact as the same number living large in Las Vegas.

What Can Islam Do For The Environment? Lots, Actually…

Green Prophet

We just need better ways of convincing people to do that. March 2001) Islam and environmental conservation. March 2001) Islam and environmental conservation. Deep Ecology and World Religions: New Essays on Sacred Grounds (State University of New York Press, 2001), p193. [5]

Long Island’s Elephant in the Room: Nitrogen Pollution

Nature Conservancy - Science

Research is clear: People care deeply about clean water, but often don’t know where it comes from. Problems like nutrient loading also affect freshwater systems around the world, like this Illinois River that supplies drinking water for thousands of people.

The World’s Surprising Top 8 Bike Share Programs

Icebike

So, right off the bat, if you don’t know what a bike-share is, it’s a program in which many bicycle stations are set up, and people can rent a bike to use for a certain time frame and return it at a different station.

The Journal Writer by Nina Munteanu Now Out

The Alien Next Door

Awards include: International Book Fair "Gaudeamus" ("Excellence Award" in 2001 and 2008), the Writers Union of Romania, Association of Professional Writers in Romania, Romanian Academy, the Writers'' Union of Moldova, Romanian Publishers Association, magazines "Cuvantul" "Romania literara", etc.,

Raptors of Mexico and Central America: A Book Review

10,000 Birds

These, the hawk watchers, are the people who can’t stop watching the skies, even when the view is obstructed by a rainforest canopy or a massive layer of dark-gray clouds, the ones who yell, “Black Hawk!” There are birders who watch hawks and there are hawk watchers who bird.

Climate change has pretty much fallen off the agenda of the organized left

Green (Living) Review

Some of this is understandable, because people tend to fight what in front of them, but in order to present a positive alternative for our economy, we must look again at how that economy might look in the future. The Campaign Against Climate Change (CCC) was founded in 2001.

All the World’s Carbon Pricing Systems in One Animated Map

Sightline Daily

Most carbon pollution comes from burning fossil fuels to generate electricity, to power businesses, to heat buildings, or to transport goods and people.

Polluting the Final Frontier With Space Junk

Green Prophet

People at NORAD keep track of thousands of orbiting objects including everything from rocket fuel tanks to an astronaut’s lost glove and toothbrush. With space labs, astronaut gloves and even a toothbrush floating in space, is there no limits to where we’ve flung our junk?

International Bird Rescue Believes “Every Bird Matters”

10,000 Birds

This 12,000 square-foot facility, completed in February 2001, is one of the two primary oiled bird facilities built by the Oiled Wildlife Care Network (OWCN) in California.

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Want to Go Bird Banding in Amazonian Peru?

10,000 Birds

Duncan Mar 8th, 2011 at 12:23 am I would imagine the scholarships are intended for people from third world countries. I worked as a guide and on macaw projects in Tambopata in 2001 and 2002 and the diversity is simply astounding. home about advertise archives birds conservation contact galleries links reviews subscribe Browse: Home / Conservation / Want to Go Bird Banding in Amazonian Peru? Want to Go Bird Banding in Amazonian Peru?

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"Pruitt blasts Europe, Merkel for ‘hypocrisy’ on climate" [part 2]

Environmental Economics

Some people will say just about anything: Pruitt repeated his criticism of the Paris deal, casting doubt on whether the United States would remain part of the climate agreement even if the Trump administration rewrites former President Barack Obama's aggressive plan to cut U.S. Bush decided in 2001 to abandon the Kyoto Protocol.

How Fire Can Restore a Forest (TIME LAPSE VIDEO)

Conservancy Talk

Your work benefits the wildlife and people that depend on healthy forests. Editor’s note: The following guest post is from Rich Reid , an outdoor photographer based in Ojai, California.

Gillnets in Lake Yellowstone: Can Conservationists Recover Cutthroat Trout in Our First National Park?

Nature Conservancy - Science

By the time I first visited Yellowstone National Park in 2001, the Yellowstone River’s cutthroat fishery was a pale shadow of its former self. It just shows the passion people have for native fish,” says Dave Sweet, Yellowstone Lake special project manager for Trout Unlimited.

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Is China’s Coastal Aquaculture Production a House of Cards?

Nature Conservancy - Science

By one estimate , 1 billion m 3 of water in the Yellow River Delta was extracted in 2001—or enough water to supply 20 million people for a year at the minimum needed for human health and economic development. Shrimp cocktail. Photo: © BrokenSphere / Wikimedia Commons.

Profits Before People: 7 of the World’s Most Irresponsible Companies

Eco Chic

Wal-Mart became the first company to be fined for violating new standards for stormwater runoff in 2001, and had to pay $5.5 In Richmond, California, toxic pollutants from Chevron’s refinery in the city have infiltrated people’s homes. This article originally appeared on EarthFirst.com.

Supreme Court bans medicinal use of Aloe plant

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) In November 2001, so it would appear, the U.S. No, I have no idea either what those learned friends have been smoking either.

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Top 40 Reasons Why You Should Ride A Bike (And Change Your Life)

Icebike

Most people remember all too well their first bike, and they do so with happy care free memories of childhood: Long sunny days playing with friends, trips to the park with our parents, riding to class…. The Tour de France is like watching paint dry for some people.

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Sharing a Small World

The Green Changemakers

Updated versions of these lessons are now included on the Counting on People: K-5 Activities for Global Citizenship CD-ROM. 2001 Booklet: Sharing a Small World (pdf) : Full booklet of the original lower elementary lessons. Sharing a Small World is no longer in print but you can download the full packet below. Young children are natural-born explorers and are especially curious about their place on the planet.

Community Leaders Support New Apprenticeship Initiative

Green (Living) Review

A decline in the number of apprentices entering the construction sector and the increase in the number of unemployed under 25-year olds, has given rise to a new initiative aimed at strengthening communities and offering young people skills and advancement in the building industry. Kevin Jenkins, OBE, co-founder of Community Links, who received the Overall Beacon Fellowship Award in 2001 for 30-years of building communities with young people welcomed the initiative.