Abu Dhabi and Israel cooperate to save the birds

Green Prophet

This is a momentous accord for IFHC, allowing us to cooperate with experts in a country that is an intercontinental bird migration junction and where great conservation efforts are being undertaken,” said H.E. Asian Houbara, via Argos.

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Cooperative Connecticut Warbler in Queens

10,000 Birds

We even managed to get Danny on the bird, which was as cooperative as a Connecticut Warbler can ever be. After work on Friday I decided to stop at Strack Pond at the western edge of Forest Park, where wood-warblers had been around in numbers recently. Upon my arrival I ran into Danny Melore and Andrew Baksh, both of whom were impressed by the variety of wood-warblers around, which were feeding on the abundant insect life.


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Cooper’s Hawk Eating a Road-Killed Canada Goose

10,000 Birds

I had no luck finding any “good” geese or the blackbird, but I was fortunate enough to come upon a Cooper’s Hawk that had found a very big meal to enjoy, a road-killed Canada Goose. Birds accipiters Cooper''s Hawk hawks raptors

Cooperative and Curious Carolina Wren

10,000 Birds

At the tail end of my birding expedition today I was fortunate enough to have a close encounter with an extremely confiding, cooperative, and curious Carolina Wren. I had just arrived at the water hole at Forest Park and was sitting on a log watching White-throated Sparrows forage in the leaves when the wren flew in and landed next to the log to my right.

A Wonderfully Cooperative Cape May Warbler

10,000 Birds

Earlier this month I had stopped at Forest Park for a quick, late-morning, visit as we birders in Queens tend to do, especially in May, and was impressed by the diversity and number of birds singing. This was before full leaf-out, especially on the taller trees, so many birds were feeding low to the ground and the understory was not as thick as it would be even a week later.

Trade Unions vs Workers' Cooperatives

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Trade Unions, across the board, do mot seem to very much like worker-owned cooperatives at all, to say the very least. This lack of enthusiasm for worker-owned enterprises and cooperatives of that nature is, nevertheless, understandable as workers who own the means of production are no longer in need tof a trade union.

Sixteen Building Blocks of a Green, Entrepreneurial, Cooperative Economy

Green (Living) Review

The transition from a capitalist to a cooperative economy could be one of the defining achievements of the 21st century. cooperative economy economyIn history, everything changes. The foundations of capitalism were built by merchants and mercantilists in the 16th and 17th centuries in response to the oppressiveness of feudalism.

Alice Cooper Opens Thrift Store Full of His Own Clothing


Read More The post Alice Cooper Opens Thrift Store Full of His Own Clothing appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Fashion News People Top News alice cooper The legendary singer opened his thrift store, Alice''s Attic, in Phoenix on Sunday and it''s stocked with the hitmaker''s clothing.

What Bradley Cooper has to Teach You about Your Magic Man: the Divine Masculine.

Elephant Journal

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Cuckoo for Cuckoo, or, A Cooperative Yellow-billed Cuckoo

10,000 Birds

It is not every day that a Yellow-billed Cuckoo decides to cooperate and sit out in the open for pictures. I mean, look at the shots I got earlier… With Jeff and without my digiscoping rig, this is the best shot I got: Always keep your digiscoping rig with you because you never know when a cuckoo will be cooperative! In fact, the vast majority of birding days go by without Coccyzus americanus making any kind of appearance at all.

Bradley Cooper Goes Green in Eco Tux for Golden Globes


Bradley Cooper, nominated for his role in "Silver Linings Playbook", is wearing an eco tux by Tom Ford. Read More The post Bradley Cooper Goes Green in Eco Tux for Golden Globes appeared first on Ecorazzi. Environment Fashion News Top News bradley cooper livia firth

Absolute Cooperation with the Inevitable.

Elephant Journal

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What’s in a Name: Cooper’s and Sharp-shinned Hawks

10,000 Birds

Alas for the naming of birds that it took place before anyone had the foresight to recognize that the Sharp-shinned Hawk should be called the Mini-Cooper. Instead, the mid-sized family Accipiter was named for William Cooper – noted conchologist and colleague to such bird-name luminaries as Thomas Nuttall and Charles Lucien Bonaparte (who did the naming).

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Bradley Cooper Praises Rescue Pup on ‘Live! With Kelly’


Bradley Cooper calls rescue dog a 'little toughie' and shows her off while appearing on 'Live! Read More The post Bradley Cooper Praises Rescue Pup on ‘Live! Animals Causes News Top News bradley cooper kelly ripaWith Kelly.' With Kelly’ appeared first on Ecorazzi.

More on the "Gulf Headboat Cooperative's exempted fishing permit"

Environmental Economics

Experience in commercial fisheries demonstrates that fishing cooperatives can successfully meet the economic and biological objectives of fisheries management. An especially important aspect of the EFP is the fact that it leads to samples from the headboat fleet that are inside and outside of the pilot Cooperative. We urge you to approve the Gulf Headboat Cooperative EFP.

Sexiest Man Bradley Cooper in Love — With Rescue Dog Charlotte


Today People magazine crowned Bradley Cooper as its 2011 Sexiest Man Alive. In 2009, Cooper discussed his love for his dogs Samson and Charlotte, saying, “I have two [.]. Entertainment Film/TV bradley cooperAnd while The Hangover star certainly has a lot going for him — good looks, a hot career — it’s his love of rescue dogs that we find sexiest.

How Cooperation Jackson is Transforming the Poorest State in the U.S.

Green (Living) Review

A powerhouse organization promoting economic justice, Cooperation Jackson was born of a need to transform the state, in particular its capital and largest city, Jackson. Cooperation Jackson is a network of interconnected yet independent institutions including an incubator and training center, a cooperative bank, and a federation of established cooperatives. Together, they''re exploring the potential of cooperatives to transform local communities.

When it comes to water cooperation, where is the Middle East?

Green Prophet

Since last September when the United Nations declared water as a sustainable development goal, a number of countries have intensified efforts to promote water cooperation with their neighboring countries. For decades, Iraq, Syria and Turkey negotiated treaties for cooperating on the Euphrates and Tigris Rivers without reaching any conclusion. There is a close relationship between regional peace and water cooperation.

Anderson Cooper, Elton John Help Cyndi Lauper End LGBT Youth


Read More The post Anderson Cooper, Elton John Help Cyndi Lauper End LGBT Youth appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes News People Top News anderson cooper cyndi lauperCelebrities are joining the fight for equality and trying to end LGBT youth homelessness by raising money for the True Colors Fund.

Anderson Cooper on “racism against gay people.”

Elephant Journal

“Anderson Cooper turns a Dallas TV personality’s words against Michael Sam’s on-air kiss right back at her.” ” (cnn.com) My man: witty, acerbic, funny, moving, succinct: “If you happen to be playing predictable excuse-laden intolerance bingo at home, get ready to mark some boxes, folks.” ” “Amy Kushnir stormed off the set during a debate on whether […].

What Spiderman & Superman Can Teach us about Cooperation. ~ Darren Lamb

Elephant Journal

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Alan Cumming and Anderson Cooper Dine on Vegan Chicken


Actor Alan Cumming visited Anderson Cooper on New Year's Day to munch on vegan chicken and talk about resolutions. Read More The post Alan Cumming and Anderson Cooper Dine on Vegan Chicken appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan

Renewable energy and traditional baking cooperation in Palestine

Green Prophet

Erella Dunayevsky bats a red balloon at a little girl, who chases it giggling. It could be any grandmother and grandchild playing together. But in this case, not only are Dunayevsky and the little girl not related, but one is an Israeli and one is a Palestinian. “I’ve I’ve been coming here for 12 years and it’s very simple – I have the freedom to choose my own friends,” Dunayevsky, a therapist, tells The Media Line. The villagers here eke out a living herding sheep and goats.

Bradley Cooper Buys Winter Gear for the Homeless While Filming in Philly


Newly dubbed People’s ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ Bradley Cooper would give you the shirt off his back if you asked for it. Causes People bradley cooperWell, maybe just his coat. While filming ‘The Silver Linings Playbook’ in his hometown of Philadelphia, the actor noticed a large number of homeless people in the area. All while temperatures began to dip [.].

The Power of Chanting. ~ Melanie Cooper

Elephant Journal

Ashtanga yoga starts and ends with a chant. The opening chant is acknowledging all the people who have taught yoga over thousands of years and the closing chant is a wish for peace and happiness to everyone. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Yoga Yoga Practice ashtanga practice ashtanga yoga chanting immune system physical effects of chanting yoga philosophy yoga practice

Christmas Pudding with Alice Cooper to Benefit At-Risk Youth in AZ


Alice Cooper is a legend in the rock industry and he is quickly becoming a legendary charity figure as well. Cooper runs an annual charity event called “Welcome 2 My Christmas Pudding” that is in its 11th season. Causes Entertainment Music People alice cooperChristmas Pudding is an event that fans of the rock star look forward to every year. This [.].

K.A. CARE and Masdar show sound leadership with new cooperation framework

Green Prophet

Despite the turbulence tearing through the Middle East, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia have solidified their commitment to clean energy with the newly formed Framework Agreement on Strategic Cooperation between Masdar and King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (K.A.CARE.) With so much uncertainty elsewhere in the region, this cooperation acts like an arrow that pierces through the noise.

Survival Of The Nicest? A New Theory Of Our Origins Says Cooperation-Not Competition-Is Instinctive

Green (Living) Review

Darwin was no economist, but wealth-sharing and cooperation have always looked more consistent with his observations about human survival than the elitism and hierarchy that dominates contemporary corporate life. New peer-reviewed research by Michael Tomasello, an American psychologist and co-director of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, has synthesized three decades of research to develop a comprehensive evolutionary theory of human cooperation.

Olivia Wilde’s Boyfriend Isn’t Bradley Cooper… It’s Her Dog


Since her divorce, Wilde has been rumored to be dating Justin Timberlake and Bradley Cooper , but she claims both are just “guy friends.&# animals Eco-Celebs bradley cooper justin timberlake olivia wildeOlivia Wilde has it all: she’s beautiful, successful, and a vegetarian.

Jon Cooper, ebbu, Boulder, on The Importance of Feedback

Elephant Journal

A true leader understands and values communication in the workplace. Without a stream of communication from the leader to their team, the business will not succeed. Inside of this communication is feedback. Leaders understand the importance of giving feedback but often shy away from receiving it. People in leadership positions should be seeking feedback at […].

What Bradley Cooper Can Teach You About Manifesting With Your ‘Magic Man’ AKA The Divine Masculine.

Elephant Journal

The Missing Piece of the Law of Attraction Have you seen ‘A Star is Born’? If you haven’t I suggest you stop reading this article and find a way to see it pronto before picking up where you left off. The film will put into context what you read here which will completely transform the […].

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International Hazardous Waste Inspection Project Report Highlights Advantages of Cooperation

Green (Living) Review

Stopping illegal hazardous waste trade across borders requires the kind of cooperation INECE excels in,” said Durwood Zaelke, Director of the INECE Secretariat. Washington, DC, December 24, 2010: A report released today by the International Network for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement (INECE) Seaport Environmental Security Network (SESN) confirms the benefits of cross-border collaboration in combating the illegal trade in hazardous waste through seaports.

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Arabs and Jews Cooperate in Israel to Get Drugs Out of the Water

Green Prophet

These issues are being addressed in a new cooperative project between Israeli and Palestinian researchers. Alon Tal will be working with Israelis and Palestinians to determine what kind of compounds are found in the region’s water and waterways from a bottom-up approach, funded with a half a million dollars from USAID’s Middle East Regional Cooperation (MERC) Program. Why should a Palestinian man care if an Israeli woman is taking birth control pills?

Jon Cooper, ebbu, Denver, Colorado, on Tips for Self Leadership

Elephant Journal

Self-leadership occurs when you are your own boss. This may mean that you literally are your own boss because you own the company, or, it could mean that you are taking ownership of your own performance by self-managing. The following tips will prove to be very helpful when engaging in self-leadership: Hold Yourself Accountable The […].

So You Teach Yoga to Kids? ~ Ria Cooper

Elephant Journal

I’ve worked with kids who realize they are able to do something they never even knew was possible—folding up into lotus pose, or balancing in crow pose, for example—and their excitement levels go through the roof. Suddenly they’re more confident, sure of themselves. I get a lot of high fives. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Yoga benefits of yoga for kids. kids yoga meditation spirituality

The Closing Chant of Ashtanga Yoga. ~ Melanie Cooper

Elephant Journal

There is a beautiful image in yogic philosophy that the universe is like a net and each person or creature sits like a jewel at each intersection of the net. It is our ‘job’ to shine as brightly as we can. By doing this we improve our own lives but we directly affect the beauty of the whole net as well.

Nature Cooperating & Laguna’s Bottlenose Dolphins

The Alien Next Door

Dolphins helping fishermen catch mullet A few posts back, I discussed the phenomenon called “ endosymbiosis ” by Dr. Lynn Margulis, who posited a cellular evolution based on ‘cooperation’ rather than simple ‘competition’ between viral or bacterial infection and host cell. Co-evolution (and cooperation by default) is now an established theme in the biology of virus-host relationships. The cooperation is helpful to both parties, he said.

James Blake: Saying “I’m 100% Cooperating” May Have Saved His Life.

Elephant Journal

A man—standing in the lobby of a hotel, minding his own business, reading his phone—is assaulted by another man without provocation or apparent reason. Actually, it wasn’t an assault. It was a police arrest. My mistake. In fact, it was a police arrest made by a plain clothes officer. At least “arrest” is what the police called […].

Jon Cooper, ebbu, Denver, Colorado, on How to Structure you Workday

Elephant Journal

As a successful entrepreneur, your success and productivity are highly dependent on various factors among which include how you spend your workday. To be highly productive, you need to sufficiently plan for your day and come up with an appropriate workday structure that factors-in the daily activities, targets, and objectives that you need to accomplish. […].

Two top contenders at the GE ECOmagination challenge enter into cooperation

Green (Living) Review

In addition, GE will propose business deals to selected contenders, in close cooperation with major venture capital firms, and has allocated $200 million for financing. Two of the top contenders, James Post and Shawn Buckley, are announcing cooperation between their startups.

A Strategic Arms Race Among Birds

10,000 Birds

A recent paper in Science, Brood Parasitism and the Evolution of Cooperative Breeding in Birds by Feeney, Medina, Somveille, et al, looks into this interesting possible relationship. This map shows the association in space: On considering the possible relationships between these strategies, the authors then develop the following three hypotheses: (i) Brood parasites might selectively target cooperative breeders to maximize the care of their offspring. (ii)

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Extinct in 20 Years: How Radical Cooperation could Save the Elephants, the Planet & Us.

Elephant Journal

I would like to believe that every volunteer here understands, on a fundamental level, that tourism might not just be about relaxing in exchange for hard earned cash, and that some kind of give away is required, too.

India and Iceland Seek Geothermal Cooperation


Seeking to tap Iceland’s unique expertise, New and Renewable Energy Minister Farooq Abdullah of India said, "We are trying to cooperate with them (Iceland) in a big way because there are number of areas in our country where geothermal energy can be made use of. Due to Iceland’s unique geology, which includes a high concentration of volcanoes, five major geothermal power plants produce approximately 26.2