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March 21, 2019

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March 21, 2019

Insects in Decline: On Farmland, Latecomers Lose out

Mar. 7, 2019 — Wild bees in Europe are in trouble -- more than 50 percent of local species are now classified as endangered. Recent findings indicate that, in farming areas, species that emerge in late summer are ... read more

Mar. 6, 2019 — Human disturbance reduces forest density, biomass, and richness of species in sacred church forests of northern Ethiopia, according to new ... read more

Mar. 5, 2019 — Scientists are puzzling out how to address the declining numbers of northern spotted owls (NSO) in their Pacific Northwest forest habitat. A new study explores the reasons why spotted owls are losing ... read more

Alien Species Are Primary Cause of Recent Global Extinctions

Mar. 3, 2019 — Alien species are the main driver of recent extinctions in both animals and plants, according to a new study. Scientists found that since 1500, alien species have been solely responsible for 126 ... read more

Mar. 1, 2019 — A new study shows how information revealed by a new method of analyzing tree rings matches the story told by more high-tech equipment over the short-term. Because trees are long-lived, looking back ... read more

Koala-Spotting Drones Proves a Flying Success

Mar. 1, 2019 — Researchers have developed an innovative method for detecting koala populations using drones and infrared imaging that is more reliable and less invasive than traditional animal population monitoring ... read more

Endangered Eel Located Using DNA from One Liter of Water

Mar. 1, 2019 — Researchers have shed light on the distribution of Japanese eel by analyzing environmental DNA (eDNA) from small samples of river water. This could enable faster and more effective surveys of ... read more

Improving Ecosystems With Aquatic Plants

Feb. 27, 2019 — Wetland restoration is critical for improving ecosystem services, but many aquatic plant nurseries do not have facilities similar to those typically used for large-scale plant production. This study ... read more

Feb. 27, 2019 — As gray wolves return to Washington state, a new study finds that one species of deer is changing its behavior to spend more time away from roads, at higher elevations and in rockier ... read more

Feb. 27, 2019 — The symbiosis of plants and fungi has a great influence on the worldwide spread of plant species. In some cases, it even acts like a ... read more

Feb. 26, 2019 — The paper mulberry evolved its uniquely fibrous inner bark around 31 million years ago, long before the woody tree was first used for bookmaking during China's Tang dynasty. This adaptation, ... read more

Recovering Forests Important to Conservation

Feb. 26, 2019 — Tropical forests recovering from disturbance could be much more important to the conservation of forest bird species than first thought, according to a new ... read more

Nitrogen-Fixing Trees 'Eat' Rocks, Play Pivotal Role in Forest Health

Feb. 25, 2019 — By tapping nutrients from bedrock, red alder trees play a key role in healthy forest ... read more

Predicting How Forests in the Western US Will Respond to Changing Climate

Feb. 25, 2019 — On the mountain slopes of the western United States, climate can play a major role in determining which tree communities will thrive in the harshest conditions, according to new work. The findings ... read more

Elevation Matters When It Comes to Climate Change, Deforestation and Species Survival

Feb. 25, 2019 — A study examining the impact of deforestation on lizard communities in the Dominican Republic demonstrates differing outcomes at different elevations. In the lowlands, deforestation reduces the ... read more

Wild Carnivores Stage a Comeback in Britain

Feb. 25, 2019 — Once-endangered carnivorous mammals such as otters, polecats and pine martens have staged a remarkable comeback in Britain in recent decades, a new review ... read more

Feb. 25, 2019 — Thought to be Canada's most promising potential defense against the brown marmorated stink bug (a globally spreading pest of various fruits and vegetables), the samurai wasp has been considered ... read more

Feb. 22, 2019 — Lost to science for decades and thought perhaps extinct, Wallace's giant bee (Megachile pluto) has been rediscovered in an Indonesian ... read more

Feb. 21, 2019 — To better understand the effects of climate change on the bird community in the Sierra Nevada region, researchers examined the impacts to birds from a recent extreme drought (2013-2016). The drought ... read more

Feb. 21, 2019 — In the United States, the removal of dams now outpaces the construction of new ones -- with more than 1,400 dams decommissioned since the 1970s -- and a new study suggests that the ecosystem effects ... read more

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