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Analysis of Green Crab Refuge Selection

To determine whether C. maenas is more guided by photosensation (light) or mechanosensation (physical touch) in refuge selection, I ran statistical analyses on two variables. I first examined how the initial area chosen by C. 367 more words

Science

Expected limits on the ocean acidification buffering potential of a temperate seagrass meadow

Ocean acidification threatens many marine organisms, especially marine calcifiers. The only global‐scale solution to ocean acidification remains rapid reduction in CO2 emissions. Nevertheless, interest in localized mitigation strategies has grown rapidly because of the recognized threat ocean acidification imposes on natural communities, including ones important to humans. 334 more words

Science

Editorial: We would be foolish not to take note of this heat wave

If there’s something that unites the Brits like nothing else, then it is the talk of the weather. Normally they do not hold back in bemoaning yet another miserable summer. 1,075 more words

Climate Change

Highest-value climate action is economy-wide

The global crisis in climate disruption is deepening. Droughts, floods, storms, and wildfires are taking an increasing toll on human beings, straining vital ecosystems, and putting food and water supplies at risk. 763 more words

Climate Solutions

Fire and floods

Emergency preparedness is not about profit, it is about prevention and mitigation of disasters leading to recovery. It can’t be left for profit, or non profit charity, it is the public need for safety and public health, including mental health post trauma and after disaster loss.

Managing Oregon Forests to Remove and Store Atmospheric Carbon

You have probably read that the United States is withdrawing from the Paris Agreement, the international effort to collectively lower humanity’s carbon footprint in an attempt to ward off the worst projected impacts of human-caused climate change. 1,712 more words

Forests