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Birding Lake Yojoa and Panacam Lodge

10,000 Birds

Honduras, a beautifully biodiverse Central American gem, offers everything birders look for in a travel destination, starting with ready access to lots of highly coveted bird species.

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There is no longer an Environmental Economics Advisory Committee at the EPA

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: Dear colleagues, I want to inform you of recent decisions regarding standing committees under the auspices of the Science Advisory Board (SAB).      On the recommendation of the SAB Staff Office, the SAB, unanimously agreed, at our 5/31/18 administrative meeting, to retire three of our current seven standing committees.

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7 great Philippines eco-travel destinations

Green Traveler Guides

| Go Green or Don’t Go | With today’s ease of travel comes staggering environmental problems, particularly in the Earth’s underdeveloped but most beautiful destinations. Case in point: The Philippines.

DIY watering can

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Transform a milk jug into a watering can This project will have you saving your milk container to create a kid- friendly watering can. But, obviously, it can also used by an adult. Children love to water plants.

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Rwanda Dreaming

10,000 Birds

The beginning of the northern summer is a good time (as any) to dream of some of the most biodiverse places on Earth. No, I am not talking of Brazil or Columbia, they are not just in the tropics but more importantly, they are officially huge.

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TFW your paper appears in volume 9 issue 2 right after your colleague's & co-author's & MS student's paper

Environmental Economics

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Home Yoga Practice: what counts if you are a Yoga Teacher?

Elephant Journal

This fixed idea of what it means to practice yoga daily means that people who need to practice daily teachers are confronted with feelings of guilt, inadequacy, or failure, because the nature of their lives means it is impossible to meet this demand.

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More Trending

Cats and chicks

10,000 Birds

‘Tis the season when young birds fledge and take to the wing, or more commonly plunge to the ground where they are easy prey for predators. There are no shocking photographs in this post, so please read on.

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Marine Resource Economics has published an unpublished paper off the reading list of "Wilen’s resource economics course at UC Davis" (fn 3)

Environmental Economics

Three of Professor Wilen's students (including current and former editors of MRE) introduce the paper like this: Throughout his career, James E.

2018 130

How to Harness Mindfulness for our Best Full Moon Yet.

Elephant Journal

As in meditation and yoga, at the time of full moon, we seek to find equanimity. Let's try something mindful this next full moon, knowing that we don't always have to react in the ways we may have become habitually conditioned to.

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Could Prairie Chickens Come Booming Back?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Prairie chickens were once so abundant in the Great Plains that they were hunted for the market and shipped by the trainload to New York City. Could prairie restoration bring them booming back? Birds & Birding From the Field Birding Birds Bison Fire Grasslands Native Plants Traveling Naturalist

Where Are You Birding This Fourth Weekend of June 2018?

10,000 Birds

Remember how much fun migration was? Say goodbye to that kind of excitement now that summer (or winter for the antipodeans) has set in. This new season presents its own staid charms, so don’t sleep on it. You’ll still find plenty of birding to enjoy if you take the time.

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"New Group, With Conservative Credentials, Plans Push for a Carbon Tax"

Environmental Economics

Let the demogoguery begin:  Proponents of a market-oriented plan to fight climate change by taxing greenhouse gas emissions and giving the revenue to American taxpayers are starting a campaign to run advertisements as early as this fall and introduce legislation in Congress as early as next year. The plan’s supporters have formed a group called  Americans for Carbon Dividends  that will lobby for the proposal.

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“Children in cages. Dear God, what have we become?”

Elephant Journal

A friend posted on Facebook: “Children in cages. Dear God, what have we become?”

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Intense Human Pressure Threatens One-third of Protected Areas

Nature Conservancy - Science

Protected areas are the most common tool used by conservationists to protect biodiversity. But what if they don’t actually work? Ideas Biodiversity Development Protected Areas Research

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Week 19: Out of Africa!

10,000 Birds

And so we are out of Africa, or South Africa at least. It seems like every time I have to leave a new country, and each of these has been a first time for me, I keep telling myself that I have to come back soon.

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"Why a minor change to how EPA makes rules could radically reduce environmental protection"

Environmental Economics

Joe Aldy: Since the  Reagan administration , federal agencies have been required to produce cost-benefit analyses of their major regulations. These assessments are designed to ensure that regulators are pursuing actions that make society better off. In my experience working on the White House economic team in the Clinton and Obama administrations, I found cost-benefit analysis provides a solid foundation for understanding the impacts of regulatory proposals.

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This is What we Do. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

The public response to the photographs of this scared little girl from Honduras has been overwhelming. So I thought I would share the images that led to the key moment that touched many of you, as it did me.

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A Q&A with Eddie Game: How Acoustics Are Changing Conservation

Nature Conservancy - Science

Conservancy scientist Eddie Game explains how acoustics could revolutionize conservation data collection. Ideas Acoustics Research

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A Quick Trip to the Yucatan

10,000 Birds

Taking advantage of my son, Desmond, having this past Friday off from school our small family decided to do a three-day trip somewhere.

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Convenient and Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Coffee Pods

Greentumble

It’s safe to say that many of us start our. day with a coffee — and maybe another coffee mid-morning, or one to get through a sluggish afternoon. It’s so convenient to drink coffee when coffee makers brew one cup a time. You can have your delicious French vanilla while your roommate opts for mocha.

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How to Supercharge your Health with just One Cup of Coffee. {Partner}

Elephant Journal

A revolutionary new product that turns your coffee into a powerhouse of nutrition for your body and brain. Conscious Consumerism Featured Events Food Health & Wellness antioxidants Bulletproof Coffee coffee energy exhausted nutrition vitamin B vitamin D vitamins

2018 83

How Can We Protect Endemic Species in the Face of Urban Growth?

Nature Conservancy - Science

There will be almost 2 billion additional urban dwellers by 2030. In the face of this massive urban growth, how can we protect plants and animals that are endemic to different regions around the world? Ideas Urban Conservation

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of June 2018)

10,000 Birds

Another Father’s Day, another opportunity for millions of birding dads to invite, entice, or drag their progeny out into the field. Here’s a question for the fathers out there: did you even try to take your kids birding this weekend? If so, how did that go?

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Biomimetic Material Innovations

Greentumble

One direction towards responsive architecture and. design gravitates towards is the creation of new and exciting materials that would help create a more sustainable urban fabric.

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Relationships are a Fragile Thing.

Elephant Journal

Relationships are complicated because people are complicated, simple and plain. We have too much going on inside of our hearts and minds to navigate intimate relationships without stumbling upon the ghosts of our past.

2018 82

In Pictures: A Journey Through Myanmar’s Great Teak Forests

Nature Conservancy - Science

A week spent living and working in an active logging camp deep in some of Myanmar’s best remaining teak forests where people are working to save their most valuable natural resource, before it’s too late. From the Field Forests Myanmar forests expedition Photography Sustainability

Another good year for Magpie Geese near Broome

10,000 Birds

Last year was the first year since we moved to Broome permanently at the end of 1999 that we encountered significant numbers of Magpie Geese to the area.

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Pros and Cons of Fossil Fuels

Greentumble

The Industrial Revolution allowed the world. to modernize into what it is today. One of the driving factors in the industrial revolution was the introduction of coal energy. Coal provided a more efficient and dense energy source than burning wood.

When it Comes to Suicide, Satya can Save Us.

Elephant Journal

Anxiety, depression, and postpartum depression made me question whether I belonged here anymore. My soul felt ready to go home not because I am selfish or because I wanted to leave my friends and family, but because I believed.

2018 83

Hope for a World in Crisis

Environmental News Network

An Introduction to A New Reality by Jonas and Jonathan Salk. The shape of the world population growth curve provides a perspective for understanding our current social, political, and economic turmoil.

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How much Erysol is needed daily?

Conservation Hawaii

Some Neutrogena wet their skin kids applies to wet or dry skin sunscreen stick users who may take were it along with another agent in attempt to potentiate both the intoxication of octocrylene. Color correcting swirl foundation and broad spectrum spf 25 medium does contain octocrylene, which is what i take for.

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The Hardest to Recycle Items and What to Do with Them

Greentumble

You’ve made a commitment to live as green as. possible and be kind to the environment. Sometimes this is a quick matter of throwing aluminum cans into the recycling bin, but what about those items that are hard to recycle and you have no idea what to do with them?

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This is how we Turn the Tide against Global Fascism.

Elephant Journal

The increasing ease of exposure to life on the other side fueled immigration. While fears of an impending wave of migrants with little left to lose, spurred wealthy westerners to lift the drawbridges. Enlightened Society Equal Rights Democracy extremism fascism global generation globalization.

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How Autoimmune Disease made me a Better Yogi.

Elephant Journal

After seeing notable improvements in my pain, mood, and energy levels, I was so thrilled with this newfound outlook on healing that I decided I wanted to befriend my disease. And just like with a delightful stranger, any new friendship must start with.

2018 82

Coming to Terms with this Brave Definition of Home.

Elephant Journal

My own husband was quite concerned for their well-being, although he expressed this rather brashly and said, “I think they may have lost their marbles.I hope they make it home okay.” I watched the loving couple as they.

2018 79

XXXtentacion’s Last Instagram Story will Make you Cry.

Elephant Journal

His last Instagram story is heartbreaking—he was not planning to leave yet: Arts Enlightened Society Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only jocelyn flores last instagram story Lil Peep Miami rapper sad shot dead sound cloud rapper suicide x xxxtentacion

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