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Count the Birds Feb 12-15

The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) starts tomorrow, February 12 and continues through the 15th — you, your kids, your friends, and anyone can be part of the annual… 150 more words


A busy year ahead for the Edinburgh Biodiversity Partnership

2016 will be an eventful year for the Edinburgh Biodiversity Partnership, lead by the City of Edinburgh Council. A fourth Edinburgh Biodiversity Action Plan (2016-18) is being prepared which includes an exciting range of projects and activities to improve the city for wildlife and people. 238 more words


Native bee hotel open for guests

There’s a new hotel open in Canberra but this one doesn’t offer the usual concierge services or crisp white linen. Instead it’s an enhanced habitat for native bees. 213 more words

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AQUACROSS Forum on Ecosystem-based Management of Freshwater, Coastal, and Marine Ecosystems: Insights for Innovation from Science, Policy, and Business

27/28.06.2016 – Madrid, Spain

The Horizon 2020 project AQUACROSS Knowledge, Assessment, and Management for AQUAtic Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services aCROSS EU policies invites you to save the 27th and 28th June 2016 in Madrid, Spain for a scientific forum including a multi-stakeholder panel discussion on: 199 more words


Sixth symphony versus the sixth extinction? An essay on biodiversity loss.

What would you rather have: elephants or Beethoven’s Sixth symphony? Well, yes, it’s a ridiculous question I know, and of course we can have both, but it does throw up a number of issues facing us on the planet today as I hope to show. 2,149 more words


Photo of the Week - Kalaniot in Negev

I am intrigued by the desert areas of Israel and find them fascinating places to photograph – I’d be happy to take you to explore and photograph. 104 more words