Sat.Sep 21, 2019 - Fri.Sep 27, 2019

Hummingbird Heaven

10,000 Birds

Central Mexico, where I live, has a monsoon climate. In other words, we tend to have heavy rains from late May or June through October, and little or no rains during the winter and spring. This means that most of our vegetation grows during the summer and flowers (and/or fruits) during the fall.

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A frequency table of USDA ERS employee outcomes

Environmental Economics

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Hellbenders Need You to Stop Messing With Their Bedrooms

Nature Conservancy - Science

That streamside rock cairn you posted on Instagram? It’s killing ancient salamanders. From the Field Wildlife Conservation Science Herps

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10 Olives You Love To Eat

Green Prophet

Your supermarket or farmer’s market usually offers a good variety of olives. Juicy green, black, brown or purple olives glistening in their own oil.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of September 2019)

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As I anticipated, this past weekend offered a dazzling range of temperatures guaranteed to remind a person of every season in turn. But did that impact or improve bird visibility? I wish I knew.

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Conventional vs Sustainable Agriculture: Can Sustainable Agriculture Feed the World?


Agriculture has experienced a great transformation over the last three centuries. Our capacity to produce food from land has significantly improved as we adopted more intensive methods of crop cultivation.

Create Wildlife Habitat Around Your House

Nature Conservancy - Science

Tips and resources turn your yard into wildlife habitat – without bothering the neighbors. Wildlife Insects & Pollinators Plants Restoration

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Little Curlew on Cable Beach

10,000 Birds

Each year at the beginning of September we start to keep an eye out for the return of the Little Curlew- Numenius minutus from their northern migration. Little Curlew are often observed on Broome’s Sport Ovals prior to and after their migration.

A very British desert.

10,000 Birds

The UK’s only official desert is dotted with shipping containers and paraphenalia discarded by the crab fishermen who call these stony wastes their home and their mistress. Black shacks crouch amongst the crabpots and occasionally a lurking figure might be seen.

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Trillium Brewing Company: Stumpy Duck American Pale Ale

10,000 Birds

I’ll be the first to admit the selection of ducks so far at Booze and Birds has been rather paltry.

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Restoring Emiquon’s “Wetland of Dreams”

Nature Conservancy - Science

Restoring a large cornfield to a wetland isn’t a glimpse at the past, but a look to conservation’s future. From the Field Ideas Wildlife Restoration TNC Science

Time to donate winnings to climate change as the planet heats up

Green Prophet

Women from Barefoot College learn technical skills to help advance their lives. In countries like Israel, jackpot winners from the lottery cover their faces with paper bags.

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How to Score 9 in an IELTS exam and talk English like a green pro!

Green Prophet

So if you are like most people in the world who speak English – it’s your second language. But what if you need certification to work as a tour guide or study to get your master’s degree in ocean ecology or to get hired as an engineer at the best electric car company in the world?

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Travel Insurance Types: Choose the Best Cover for Your Journey

Green Prophet

Even if you take the most low key eco holiday, like at this off-grid hut in Sinai , you still need to be smart and think about insurance should something go wrong. Travels are exhilarating and scary in different conditions.

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