Sat.Jan 05, 2019 - Fri.Jan 11, 2019

Puerto Rico’s Birds after Hurricane Maria

10,000 Birds

In September of 2017, Puerto Rico was hit by two powerful hurricanes: it was grazed by Irma and then clobbered by Maria, a Category 4 storm that cut a devastating swath across the island. The human and economic consequences were dramatic, and continue to be felt.

Sharing bar soap cannot make you sick

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Sharing a bar soap cannot make you sick and it is way better for the environment than is liquid soap.

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One Square Meter of Prairie

Nature Conservancy - Science

What can be found in a square meter of prairie? You’ll be surprised. From the Field Natural History Plants Traveling Naturalist

Your Capacity to Love is so Powerful. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

In spite of all the pain and sorrow we may face—we have this huge capacity to love. And nothing can take that away.

2019 104

The Little Big Year 2018: Best Birds of the Year!

10,000 Birds

For nearly 10 days now, I have been sorting thru all of the images from 2018. This is a daunting task in any normal year, but this one is a real exception. Over-all there were almost 80,000 photos taken, nearly 50 story’s posted on this website, and 10 countries, all with some amazing birds.

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NPS Visitor Use Statistics

Environmental Economics

A while back I was looking for recreation data that I could match to water quality data, particularly in the Gulf. The  The National Park Service provides visitor park statistics. These provide pretty cool data by park with a lot of detail and background ( for example ).

2019 130

Investigating the Illegal Sea Turtle Trade

Nature Conservancy - Science

Nature Conservancy scientists are investigating the illegal turtle trade in the Solomon Islands. From the Field Wildlife Arnavon Islands turtle tagging expedition Asia Pacific Endangered Species Herps TNC Science

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Resolutions for Birding in Costa Rica, 2019

10,000 Birds

Up north, January is that coldest month. I remember it as the one in Niagara where the Arctic would come on down to bring ice for the roads, cold blue for the sky, and, with luck, birds from the north.

What About: “No-Kill” Eggs?

Eccorazzi

There is a new “advancement” in agricultural science and it is “no-kill” eggs. As always with these supposedly humane advancements, the purported reduction of harm does not mean that there is no other death sentence or continued needless exploitation awaiting.

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Recovery: New Chance to Save Land and Water

Nature Conservancy - Science

Reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund, one of the preeminent tools for conserving wildlife habitat. From the Field Protected Areas Restoration

2019 89

Clear Out Fear to Embrace Joy

Elephant Journal

Amidst the current buzz of tidying our spaces since Marie Kondo’s hit Netflix series, I’ve been doing my own tidying in the depths of my psyche. Tucked away beneath all the rubble—boxes upon boxes of various memories, I’ve found a box of my joy.

2019 97

Old Crow Distillery Company: Old Crow

10,000 Birds

Well, it’s happened again – my first bird of the year was a crow. This year it was an American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhyncus ), though at home in Albany, New York, it’s just as likely to be – and has been in the past – a Fish Crow ( Corvus ossifragus ). It’s all very inevitable, really.

2019 176

An estimate of the demand elasticity of Saudi oil exports

Environmental Economics

WSJ ( Saudis Plan New Export Cuts in Hopes of Lifting Oil to $80 a Barrel ):  Saudi Arabia is planning to cut crude exports to around 7.1 million barrels a day by the end of January in hopes of lifting oil prices above $80 a barrel, according to OPEC officials. The new strategy comes as the kingdom seeks to cover a large government spending boost.

2019 116

‘Medical Abortion’ Vitinoin – crm 0.05% Is Not a Simple One

Conservation Hawaii

Each 1 ml of Coppertone noskote 15 crm contains 10 mg of octinoxate hydrochloride as the active ingredient.

2019 52

The Dogs who do not Bark in Palestine.

Elephant Journal

When the watchdog press repeatedly fails to bark on a major issue, we would do well to ask why. Enlightened Society Equal Rights elephant magazine israel israel palestine conflict middle east middle east conflict palestine politics Press watchdog press

2019 91

Amazing Alcids at Shinnecock Inlet

10,000 Birds

When reports of an extremely cooperative Thick-billed Murre at Shinnecock Inlet starting coming in early last week I resigned myself to living vicariously through the photos taken by others.

2019 163

Don't forget your macroeconomics when analyzing U.S. greenhouse gas emissions

Environmental Economics

From the WaPo ( U.S. greenhouse gas emissions spiked in 2018 ): U.S. carbon dioxide emissions rose an estimated 3.4?percent percent in 2018, according to new research — a jarring increase that comes as scientists say the world needs to be aggressively cutting its emissions to avoid the most devastating effects of climate change.

? Getting Ready For End Times On A Real-Life Noah’s Ark

Green Prophet

It takes grit to pursue a dream, and for Dutch carpenter Johan Huibers, a literal dream drove him to recreate Noah’s Ark.

2019 72

This is what I did to break a long pattern of unsatisfying and abusive relationships

Elephant Journal

I’m exceedingly qualified to write this article. I don’t love to think about many of my dating experiences from my twenties, but I’m about to share with you what I wish somebody had shared with me back then, and if you think any of this might apply to your life, I beg of you to […].

2019 87

Best Bird of the Weekend (First of 2019)

10,000 Birds

One down, fifty-one more to go in 2019! If your entire birding year depended on the commitment you put forth this past weekend, how excited or appalled would you be?

2019 153

"What's the Deal with the Green New Deal?

Environmental Economics

Catherine Wolfram at the Energy Institute Blog : I’ve heard a lot about the Green New Deal since the midterm elections. And, it’s not just me – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the freshwoman Representative from the Bronx, posted this graph of the number of tweets on the phrase through mid-December. In honor of the 4-day-old, Democratic-controlled House, I figured I would try to dig into it. Here’s what I’ve been able to understand about the economics.

2019 109

New Year, New You: How to Use Fermentation to Improve Your Health in 2019

Green Prophet

It’s the newest It food, but for over 10,000 years, humans have been using the fermentation process to make food for themselves.

2019 64

some see weeds

Elephant Journal

growing up, my great grandmother kept a small track of land behind her apartments littered with dandelions. she had a plan, I had a dream, others had a problem. the problem – weeds. messy, ant filled, weeds that invaded the grass, and spread to contaminate any space that would host them.

2019 87

Where Are You Birding This Second Weekend of January 2019?

10,000 Birds

By the second weekend of January, seasonal weather patterns begin to assert themselves. But even if you’re dealing with irregular warmth or frigidity, your birding year may depend on your efforts this weekend.

2019 141

What Can I Do About pheochromocytoma Pain? What Are the Treatments?

Conservation Hawaii

The concomitant drug use of Bandi s15, brand of Glycerin (rectal) sulfate, with other sympathomimetic agents is not usually recommended, since their having combined effect on the cardiovascular system may worthily be deleterious to the patient. Glycerol pediatric, commonly make known as Glycerin (rectal), is used for painindogs and cats. Glycerin is also known as object Glycerin (rectal).

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How transitioning to sustainable practices can benefit your business

Green Prophet

It is becoming imperative for businesses in the Middle East to adopt and implement sustainable practices. But why? Well, consumers are manifesting growing interest for eco-friendly companies. They buy from brands based on their social and environmental impact. Who can blame them?

2019 64

Personal Power

Elephant Journal

Personal power and personal energy have a direct correlation. When we give away one, we give away the other. We stop growing, we wither, we become off-path (if you understand numerology you’ll have a better understanding of what I truly men by “off-path”).

2019 87

Clare M’s 2019 Year List

10,000 Birds

Well, another New Year crept up on us once again and once again I will commit to listing on the website! This all started way back in 2012 and several of us continued on in 2013 , 2014 , 2015 , 2016, 2017 and 2018.

2019 141

judge rules pfizer will face trial over Medicated impact on inmate

Conservation Hawaii

Someone who buys is addicted to either the zinc oxide emissions or Daily light guard defense fluid and broad spectrum spf 30 might sexually abuse them interchangeably, but everywhere they would still likely notice a difference itself in the way contradict each drug affects only them. Medicated is the brand name of for zinc oxide under investigation which it is distributed mainly in mainland Canada.

Reasons to get your eyes tested

Green Prophet

It is a common saying that “eyes are the window to your soul”. Even, in reality, they act as an exceptional window to our general wellbeing.

2019 60

The Price of Being a Wild Thing

Elephant Journal

Photo by Kelly Lund on Unsplash It came to me in a dream. A man is alone in the forest. The night sky falls away as nearby birds wake, signaling an oncoming sunrise. He wanders out into the morning fog, hopeful that a new day will bring renewed purpose. There is no compass or map, […].

2019 87

Collaborative list – December 2018

10,000 Birds

So what do you want first? The numbers? The accolades? The lifers? December’s collaborative results also summarises the year’s efforts, so this is December 2018 and the rest of 2018 all rolled into one sentence.

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birth-control recall: sciele pharma inc. pulls pills because of packaging mistake

Conservation Hawaii

There are no drug displacement interactions between indalpine and magnesium sulfate 1. It is the stimulant effect of nisoldipine in coffee that makes it a problem for those who take supplemental magnesium sulfate. I do n’t know about apraclonidine, but i time was prescribed cocodomol during my next pregnancy for a back condition, which has got nisoldipine in talking it.

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Buying a New or a Used Car: Which is a better option?

Green Prophet

Some of us dream of buying our own car someday – hopefully something electric or hybrid. A car not only makes travel easier but can also be handy in emergency situations. Moreover, a car with exceptional features gives the owner a sense of pride and prestige.

2019 56

My Yoga Teacher Training Transformation.

Elephant Journal

When I was born, I was given a box. This box contained all the hopes, dreams, and expectations of those that came before me. This box contained what I was supposed to believe, how I was supposed to behave, how I was supposed to look, what my role was supposed to be in life, and […].

2019 84

You Had Me at Alien Green:  An Ode to Frivolous Decision Making

Elephant Journal

When it came time to replace my beloved Honda Odyssey, I had to take several important factors into consideration: cost, gas mileage, seating capacity, and cargo room chief among them. We are a blended family of six who travels a ton, often with all four of our teenaged boys in tow.

2019 83

What I need is space

Elephant Journal

“Paradoxically, the best part was what was not depicted. By not painting certain things he clearly accentuated what he did want to paint.” ” – “Killing Commendatore” by Haruki Murakami What I need is space Space to feel at ease.

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