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Birds and Bats Act as Rainforest Gardeners

Rainforests are increasingly thinning out due to deforestation and logging, but these tropical forests are getting a boost from some unlikely gardeners. Birds and bats are introducing a surprising number of trees into new forests, a new study published in the journal PLOS ONE shows. 375 more words


A Blue Bird in the Badlands

Friends, not sure of the id of this bird, but loved the blue feathers on his back and tail, since it rained much of the time that we were in the badlands this summer, i took a lot of birdie pictures.   23 more words


Creag Meagaidh update

From the wild and windswept mountain plateau to a woodland that’s slowly finding its feet again, Creag Meagaidh feels like the Highlands compressed into one nature reserve. 676 more words

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