Welcome to the Ecologist Spotlight column!
We seek out ecologists with diverse backgrounds and perspectives to highlight their work and share their stories and experiences. Thank you to… 1,414 more words
A short film highlighting the wonderful wildlife and wild places throughout the north east of Scotland was launched last week.
“The Wild North East – Scotland’s Natural Gem” was commissioned by the North East Scotland Biodiversity Partnership, of which Aberdeenshire Council is an active member and supporter. 216 more words
Yesterday I was up and out early with colleagues and students to carry out the first of this season’s spring bird surveys of the University of Northampton’s new Waterside Campus – … 306 more words
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Andean cock-of-the-rock, the national bird of Peru, living in ‘secondary’ Peruvian Amazon rainforest, which is regenerating after human disturbance. Secondary forest accounts for 53% of the world’s forests and is of extreme scientific importance for conserving biodiversity.
The UN celebrates ‘International Forest Day’ on the 21st March every year. The theme for this year is ‘Forest and Sustainable Cities’. This theme is very much applicable to cities like Tiruvannamalai which is fast becoming the international hub of spiritual tourism. 170 more words