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The Ecological Realities of New Zealand Podcast

Mike Joy was recently interviewed on Sentient Seas – a website presenting interviews, podcasts, and essays on a range of topics aimed to inspire the change needed for a better future. 223 more words

Water Quality

Field Trip to Dovestones

Spring Wildfires

Spring 2016 was “hot” for Dovestones and Stalybridge which were affected by wildfires on 10th  April 2016 and  8th to 9th May 2016 respectively.  140 more words

Earth Observation

Dry Winter, Dry Spring, Dry Summer

Erie County (NY) is officially in a severe drought.  With record low snows this past Winter, an unusually dry Spring and nearly rainless Summer, Erie County, especially the metropolitan ring of Buffalo, is experiencing some of the driest conditions in over 75 years. 205 more words

Nature Education

New IEAM podcast site coming soon

This will be the new home for IEAM podcasts. Stay tuned for an announcement of the site’s debut! In the meantime, access our podcasts on… 19 more words

Decision Analysis

New paper: Using crowdsourced imagery to detect cultural ecosystem services: a case study in South Wales, UK

Gianfranco Gliozzo, who is completing his Engineering Doctorate at the Extreme Citizen Science group, written up his first case study and published it in ‘Ecology and Society’.   404 more words

Citizen Science

Highways Can Help Pollinators Return to Health

In the face of rapidly-declining honeybee populations, farms across the country are under threat. In California, officials are now pioneering new methods to boost the health of the honeybees and butterflies, according to a recent Congressional hearing in Washington, D.C. 554 more words

Landscape Architecture

People in the United States Don't Fund What They Value

In a study released this month and conducted independently of the National Park Service, we sought to develop the first-ever comprehensive assessment of what the parks are worth to the public.

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