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Week beginning 29th September 2014

The autumn days are very pleasant; even at mid-morning there is a sense of late afternoon: long shadows and mellow sunlight. The Robin was back again on Tuesday, watching from a hawthorn bush as we struggled to heave a large mass of common reed out of the trial section of the central ditch. 559 more words


Great tit attacks insect hotel, video

In this video, a great tit has found out how to catch the insects hidden in the back of the insect hotel. Maybe more glue should have been used in making the… 77 more words


Sea snails come back after pollution

This video from Britain is called Dogwhelk adaptation on an exposed shore.

Translated from Ecomare museum in the Netherlands:

Dogwhelks returned – 25-11-14

In the…

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The Abundance of Earthworms with Human Activity


We are McGill university undergrad students studying environmental biology. In the course St. Lawrence Ecosystem (ENVB 222), we will be conducting a research project geared at evaluating earthworm abundance in the Morgan Arboretum. 1,127 more words

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