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June 24, 2019

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A recent study highlights the fact that the economic benefits of commodity export for primate habitat countries has been ... read more
Researchers in Myanmar describe flooded elephant tracks as key breeding grounds and 'stepping stones' ... read more
An ancient, cosmopolitan lineage of plants is shaking up scientists' understanding of how quickly species evolve in ... read more
Elephant poaching rates in Africa have started to decline after reaching a peak in 2011, an international team of scientists ... read more
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Testing Ways to Make Aspen-Dominated Forests Resilient to Climate Change

In an aspen-dominated hardwood forest at the northern tip of the state's Lower Peninsula, scientists are testing ways to make the region's forests more resilient to climate ... read more

Fracking Causes Some Songbirds to Thrive While Others Decline

A new study finds that some songbird species benefit from the spread of fracking infrastructure while others ... read more

Forest conservation can be a source of tension between competing priorities and interests from forestry, science, administration and nature conservation organizations. Scientists have developed a ... read more

Soil Communities Threatened by Destruction, Instability of Amazon Forests

A meta-analysis of nearly 300 studies of soil biodiversity in Amazonian forests found that the abundance, biomass, richness and diversity of soil fauna and microbes were reduced following ... read more

Research carried out into the impact of changes to chimpanzee habitats found they have adapted to human developments in a number of ways -- including learning how to cross roads safely and the best ... read more

Native Americans' use of fire to manage vegetation in what is now the Eastern United States was more profound than previously believed, according to a researcher who determined that forest ... read more

Researchers describe what happens when Yellowstone -- adapted to recurring fires every 100 to 300 years -- instead burns twice in fewer than 30 years. Yellowstone as we know it faces an uncertain ... read more

Changes in Subsistence Hunting Threaten Local Food Security

Scientists say that subsistence hunting in Neotropical rain forests -- the mainstay of local people as a source of protein and a direct connection to these ecosystems -- is in jeopardy from a variety ... read more

Opposite Pathways in Forest Recovery

Tropical forests are being deforested at an alarming rate to make way for agriculture; the good news is that they can regrow naturally when the fields are abandoned. An international research team ... read more

Organic Animal Farms Benefit Birds Nesting in Agricultural Environments

Environmental subsidies for agriculture awarded by the European Union aim to improve biodiversity in agricultural environments. A recently completed Finnish study indicates that the proximity of ... read more

Data collected from over 1 million forest plots reveals patterns of where plant roots form symbiotic relationships with fungi and ... read more

Hunting Responsible for Mammal Declines in Half of Intact Tropical Forests

A new study predicts that even where deforestation has not been detected in the tropcis, hunting is reducing populations of large mammals by 40 percent on average, largely due to increased human ... read more

A Late-Night Disco in the Forest Reveals Tree Performance

Researchers have found a groundbreaking new method to facilitate the observation of photosynthetic dynamics in vegetation. This finding brings us one step closer to remote sensing of terrestrial ... read more

Native Plants Regenerate on Their Own After Invasive Shrubs Are Removed

Invasive shrubs have become increasingly prevalent in the deciduous forests of eastern North America -- often creating a dense understory that outcompetes native plants. Many land managers would like ... read more

How Sea Level Rise Affects Birds in Coastal Forests

Saltwater intrusion changes coastal vegetation that provides bird habitat. Researchers found that the transition from forests to marshes along the North Carolina coast due to climate change could ... read more

Members of the same bird species can have dramatically different responses to deforestation depending on where they live, finds a new ... read more

New Research Shows Community Forest Management Reduces Both Deforestation and Poverty

Giving local communities in Nepal the opportunity to manage their forests has simultaneously reduced deforestation and poverty in the region, new research has shown. In the largest study of its kind, ... read more

Grading Conservation: Which Reserves Defend Forests?

Lands that shelter forests have value often readily tallied by developers, but until now it's been more difficult to prove the success of protecting those forested lands in pursuit of ... read more

Hunting Jeopardizes Forest Carbon Storage, Yet Is Overlooked in Climate Mitigation Efforts

The loss of animals, often due to unregulated or illegal hunting, has consequences for the carbon storage capacity of forests, yet this link is rarely mentioned in high-level climate policy ... read more

Palm Oil's Potential to Alleviate Poverty Depends on Where It's Grown

Palm oil's potential to alleviate poverty depends on where it's grown. Expansion of oil palm production in remote forest areas requires careful planning and evaluation if the communities ... read more

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