In the Jan. 5 entry, we discussed radical option for saving tigers.
What is happening now is not working so it is time to shoot for the stars and see what happens when it comes to this great cat. 447 more words
Brookside Gardens in Wheaton (MD) is sponsoring a conference on pollinator conservation next month. The program itself will be at the Silver Spring Civic Center, and will feature local bee phenom Sam Droege, in addition to what promises to be an interesting talk by Northwestern U/Chicago Botanic Garden conservation biological Krissa Skogen. 182 more words
During my time living in, and studying Zoology in Wales, I saw my fair share of wildlife. My friends and I once took a trip to South Stack Cliffs on Anglesey and saw a huge variety of wildlife, and watched in awe as a pair of Peregrine Falcons fed their chick on the cliffs below us. 246 more words
there are many debates to be held on the status of the bahamian and regional (caribbean) food system. with crazily high import rates from large producers in north, central, and south america and elsewhere, questions on the sustainability of such a system are at the forefront. 505 more words
We all know the Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) isn’t really bald but just displays a head of white feathers. Maybe because there are already a lot of other birds that use the names ‘white’ and ‘snowy’ and ‘ivory’ and even ‘silvery’, and vultures, which actually are bald, didn’t want to be know as the only follicly-challenged avians. 783 more words