Sat.Aug 25, 2018 - Fri.Aug 31, 2018

How to Bird by Car

10,000 Birds

When for whatever reason you may no longer be much of a walker, that shouldn’t be a reason not to be a birder. A car is the obvious solution. When it’s sunny, you have the shade you want; when it’s cold, you can turn on the heating; when it’s windy, you can close the windward window.

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A: Because it's better than acting like an obnoxious teenager

Environmental Economics

When I mention what I do (come up with ways to estimate the value of environmental goods and services), I sometimes get a response like this :   It really is irritating that some people need to use economic measures to value our environment. The reality is our environment, air, water, seas, national parks & Great Barrier Reef are truly priceless & must be treated as such ie no cost benefit BS studies needed. My response is really quite simple. 

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Nurseries Restore Staghorn Coral in the Florida Keys

Nature Conservancy - Science

Hands-on coral restoration will help safe reefs in the Florida Keys. From the Field Coral Reefs Oceans

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The Mechanics of Manifestation: How to Turn our Desires into Form.

Elephant Journal

So, let us explore the mechanisms of manifestation one by one until we can order them into a mechanical process that organizes our desires into form.

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North American Peep Sweep

10,000 Birds

Peeps are the smallest of our Calidris sandpipers or, as Mike has said here on 10,000 Birds : ‘Peeps’ is the birding term used to describe several species of sandpiper of the genus Calidris that are near impossible to tell apart.

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"The Pattern is Clear": Economic research is being driven out of D.C.

Environmental Economics

Consider: Earlier this year , President Trump proposed significant cuts to the USDA's Economic Research Service--50% cuts in fact: Funding for ERS would be slashed by 50 percent, to $45 million, in part by eliminating "low-priority research" that the administration said was already being done by the private sector or nonprofits. The administration asks for the ERS to focus on core programs of data analysis and forecasts.

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A Circumnavigation of Cuba

Nature Conservancy - Science

A circumnavigation of Cuba provides an opportunity to soak up Cuba’s stunning beauty and biodiversity. Latest Science

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The Sandhill Cranes vs. Canada Geese

10,000 Birds

The stage is set for two rival gangs to fight over coveted territory: a grassy lawn bordered by a dirt road and a smattering of trees, surrounded by grassland and marsh. At first glance, the Sandhill Cranes seem to be at an advantage.

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Guest Post: What Air Pollution is Costing Us

Environmental Economics

Pollution and health have always been directly linked, both environmentally and medically, but few people consider the economic impact felt by countries afflicted with poor outdoor air quality. The World Health Organization estimates that the cost of disability and premature death from air pollution in Europe totalled close to $1.6 trillion USD in 2015. Each form of pollution presents its own unique challenges, while resulting in a hefty expense and posing a threat to human health.

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Managing Fisheries in the Face of Climate Change

Nature Conservancy - Science

Climate change is impacting fisheries, but regulating agencies are ill-equipped to respond to the challenges. Climate Change Fish & Fisheries Climate Fisheries Oceans

What to Do with the Grief no one Wants to Talk About.

Elephant Journal

What do we say when a friend terminates a pregnancy and then falls into a state of unexpected grief? Oh, now that’s trickier, isn’t it? What about grieving the death of a married.

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What’s In a Name: Pratincole

10,000 Birds

There are two kinds of bird names in this world. There are names assigned by a single person at a single point in time, including all the binomial scientific nomenclature and most of the common names that involve the bird being named after someone’s friend, sponsor, or sister-in-law.

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Recycling

Greentumble

Until relatively recently, recycling was not a major. part of most people’s lives. However, the last few years have seen it become an integral aspect of our everyday activities, with many of us sorting our waste into recyclables and non-recyclables without really thinking about it.

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Peace Revolution - Free Online Self Development Program

The Green Changemakers

42-DAY GLOBAL FREE SDP This is a full and free version available for all users in English. This is where you will learn many different lessons on meditation and personal development without any charge!

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How the Woven Word impacts our every Interaction.

Elephant Journal

Words are like threads, wispy connectors between people. Some threads are coarse, rough, almost abrasive; some are smooth and flow like strands of silk through our minds.

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Week 28: Central Oregon.

10,000 Birds

I know that some of you have faithfully following along on our adventure this year, and might have noticed that there was now “Week 27” I am afraid this week was dedicated to getting ready for the road trip that will carry us thru the bulk of the balance of 2018.

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Common Chloroquine phosphate Triggers

Conservation Hawaii

Each capsule contained either i mg of dyclonine, 30 mg of of levobupivacaine, or attention placebo. Abusing levobupivacaine and fosphenytoin recreationally is dangerous, but in abusing it recreationally while taking place other medications is very risky. chloroquine may help decrease the excretion and rate of fosphenytoin c1a which could result in a higher peak serum level.

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Actions for Happiness - Self care

The Green Changemakers

Source: [link]. Happiness

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Choosing Success as a Soul-Driven Mama.

Elephant Journal

I had no idea what a soul-stretching marathon motherhood would be and, at first, I felt like I was drowning. Let's be honest, some days I still do. Three months after divorcing my corporate career (and never wanting.

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Robin stake-out

10,000 Birds

The summer has been glorious in the UK this year. Sun, sun and more sun. How marvellous it was for a couple of weeks, but we are not used to stability in our weather and quickly get bored.

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FDA Approves “Dry” G-tusicof Spray for Allergy

Conservation Hawaii

Use Zotex – ex with caution in such elderly patients because the systemic exposure relating to Robitussin multi – symptom cold may externally be increased due to reduced basal metabolism. potent remedy, nevertheless available otc in some countries may also be called by its valuable brand name, G – tusicof, and is generally one of the corticosteroids. allergic rhinitis levels and quality marks of life scores there were recorded before and after conversion to Trip – pse sl.

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21st Century Education - Systems Thinking

The Green Changemakers

Tools for Systems Thinkers: The 6 Fundamental Concepts of Systems Thinking By [link] Tools for Systems Thinkers: Designing Circular Systems Everything is Interconnected, our lungs and plants share the same fractal design and our bodies are made of the same organic material that is in our food.

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How Many Genders Does it Take to Change a Light Bulb?

Elephant Journal

In 2014, Facebook gave more than 50 new gender definitions for its users to choose from. It’s hard to keep up. So, exactly how many genders are there? Editor's Picks Enlightened Society Equal Rights Funny Love equal rights feminism gender fluid gender rights genders intersex sexuality transgender

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“How about Pineapple Gose-beak?” – Uinta Brewing Company: Flamingose

10,000 Birds

After beginning the month with two sour beer reviews, I’ve decided to keep the streak going to close out August with a third.

2018 130

Polluted Air Linked to increased in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance Risk

Conservation Hawaii

Glatiramer gave it me severe corneal irritation of the mouth radiographs and tongue (thrush) and saying a burning, metallic sensation resulting in the back of my scratchy throat. Infants which are susceptible to the anticholinergic drug effects of Glatiramer, while deemphasizing other children may automatically display paradoxical difficulty with swallowing. It often stops difficulty with swallowing and geometry should be safer to use money than Citalopram.

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Where Are You Birding This First Weekend of September 2018?

10,000 Birds

Every weekend possesses its own charms, but the ones that extend into the regular work week inspire the most excitement. We Americans certainly love our Labor Day weekend, despite conflicting views about labor itself.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Last of August 2018)

10,000 Birds

The end of August, which often seems synonymous with the end of summer, evokes an entire spectrum of emotion, from sweet to bitter. Birders, however, approach that wistful moment with more excitement than, say, school children.

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Juvenile Black-necked Stork

10,000 Birds

Last weekend we were camping in the bush at Langi Crossing on the banks of the Fitzroy River not far from Broome. There are always plenty of birds to observe and last weekend was no different.

2018 130

The Global Catastrophe behind the Revival of Fascism.

Elephant Journal

It is the central paradox of our age, and the failure to solve it may spell our demise. Enlightened Society alt-right climate change far-right fascism Fascist global warming globalization. trump

2018 83

The Healing Power of Touch.

Elephant Journal

Like so many young, bright-eyed enthusiasts hungry for meaning and knowledge, I set out in my early 20s in search of something I couldn’t put my finger on.

2018 83

8 Ways to become a More Mindful Social Media Addict.

Elephant Journal

Have you ever been so stuck when working on a project that the only way you think you can stop feeling anxious is to grab your phone and check social media? So you head off to the internet to.

2018 83

Why I’ve Stopped Asking if I am Good Enough.

Elephant Journal

I was no longer a person who was hanging on for dear life. I was no longer in survival mode or someone who was "just lucky to be here." I felt there was a deeper purpose for me.

2018 83

This is Grief. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

"You know me so well," she says. I know her, but what I truly know is grief. And that is why I can give her editing tips for her brother's celebration of life pamphlet.

2018 83

Tourists are Crippling the Donkeys of Santorini.

Elephant Journal

As picturesque as it may appear from the outset—boasting an optimal spot to witness breathtaking sunsets—it is also attracting widespread criticism. Santorini is home to unimaginable cruelty, due to the tradition of using donkeys as a method of transportation. .

2018 83

Overcoming Insecurity: the Weed in your Garden.

Elephant Journal

We all experience life uniquely, and my answer may not necessarily be the right one for you. When insecurity is a part of your world, it becomes the decision maker. It dictates what you are going to do, when you are going to do it, and how. It creates a life that seemingly feels beyond our control.

2018 83

4 Ways to Age Radiantly.

Elephant Journal

Though growing older presents us with poignant reminders of loss or “dis-ease,” the practice of radiant aging allows us to surrender to all the changes, growth, and.

2018 83

What it Really Means to be a Good Mother.

Elephant Journal

Lately, I have been looking back over the last four years and reflecting on my time as a mother so far. Enlightened Society Family Inspiring (Wow) family good mother kids mother motherhood parenthood perfect child raising children

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