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China, What Will it Be?

China recently announced plans to build a 5,300 km railway linking the Atlantic with the Pacific, cutting through the heart of the Amazon jungle in Brazil and Peru. 276 more words

Conservation

Pope cardinal ....Amazon Rainforest Bird...Cardinalidae

Pope cardinal…Amazon Rainforest bird

Pope Cardinals were regular visitors to the lodge in the Amazon Rainforest, but a flash of blood red in the shrubs was usually all I got to see of this bird…the bad photo shows the difficulty I found with photographing this vibrantly coloured bird in the forest. 65 more words

Forests

Alberta Wildland Firefighting Adventures – On the ground at the Lodgepole wildfire

Day 1 –Tuesday, May 12

The morning started off normally with a crew run. We try to get in a solid hour fitness with the whole 20 pack every day. 598 more words

Forests

Alberta Wildland Firefighting Adventures – On the ground at the Lodgepole wildfire

Day 1 –Tuesday, May 12

The morning started off normally with a crew run. We try to get in a solid hour fitness with the whole 20 pack every day. 598 more words

Forests

The Forest Returns

By the turn of the 20th century much of the land here had been logged. It was a time of tremendous changes to the landscape and the ecology as well. 185 more words

Forests

Documenting Local Biodiversity: What Is This Moth?

I saw this moth several years ago on March 30, 2006. The temperatures were still around freezing that day and the upland fields were clear of snow, but in the lowlands and in the woods there was still snow on the ground. 965 more words

Nature