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‘Big Data’ Is an Investment in Nature — and Human Well-being | Human Nature - Conservation International Blog

‘Big Data’ Is an Investment in Nature — and Human Well-being | Human Nature - Conservation International Blog | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
A new partnership will revolutionize the way we monitor, report and understand the health of ecosystems.
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5 Amazing Eco-Warrior Animals That Are Helping to Save Our Planet

5 Amazing Eco-Warrior Animals That Are Helping to Save Our Planet | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Turns out, Al Gore isn’t the biggest climate warrior after all! So, who is this marvelous maverick here to save us from the clutches of climate change?! Animals, of course!
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Children’s books that feature animals with human traits create confusion in young minds about nature and biology: University of Toronto study

Children’s books that feature animals with human traits create confusion in young minds about nature and biology: University of Toronto study | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
We've been doing it wrong all these years ... Research on animal characters for kids: http://t.co/PlWyXRtPqz
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13 of 14 warmest years on record occurred in 21st century – UN

13 of 14 warmest years on record occurred in 21st century – UN | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Global warming trend continues with floods, droughts and extreme weather events around the world (13 of 14 warmest years on record occurred in 21st century – UN http://t.co/DYCwrrwmtI)...
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More, Bigger, Better Marine Conservation

More, Bigger, Better Marine Conservation | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Recently one of my peers referred to doing more conservation as addressing the problem of how to take marine protection to scale.  Covering nearly 70% of the planet and home to thousands of species of plants and animals, the ocean certainly...
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'I tried to save a patch of the Amazon but I'd bought an illegal cocaine plantation'

'I tried to save a patch of the Amazon but I'd bought an illegal cocaine plantation' | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
When wildlife presenter Charlie Hamilton James was asked to help save a tiny slice of the Amazon rainforest, he jumped at the chance.
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Butterfly Conservation - Your Guide To UK Butterflies

Butterfly Conservation - Your Guide To UK Butterflies | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Butterfly Conservation is a British charity devoted to saving butterflies, moths and their habitats throughout the UK. (Butterflies are back on the wing!
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Can We Win the Ivory Wars? 4 Hopeful Signs | Human Nature ...

Can We Win the Ivory Wars? 4 Hopeful Signs | Human Nature ... | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
A collection of international conservation organizations including CI, the Wildlife Conservation Society, WWF and the African Wildlife Foundation joined in an unprecedented partnership through the Clinton Global Initiative to fund and facilitate ...
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First images of unexplored deep sea

First images of unexplored deep sea | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
An expedition to the previously unexplored New Hebrides trench in the Pacific has revealed that giant eels and crustaceans teem thousands of metres beneath the waves.
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Sharks and rays in big trouble: 1 in 4 cartilaginous fish is facing extinction in near future

Sharks and rays in big trouble: 1 in 4 cartilaginous fish is facing extinction in near future | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
There were 107 species of rays and 74 species of sharks that could be classified as threatened!
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A more eco-friendly way of life - Telegraph.co.uk

A more eco-friendly way of life - Telegraph.co.uk | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
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Vegetable grower Ben Simpkins is having a busy time. Last week he transplanted 18,000 wild rocket plugs into rich compost for early spring salads.
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Wild beavers seen in England for first time in centuries

Wild beavers seen in England for first time in centuries | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Footage of a family of beavers filmed in a Devon river is believed to be the first sighting of its kind in up to 500 years (Nature’s hydrological engineers; wild #beavers seen in #England for the 1st time in 500 years!
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Tony Abbott's scientific and business advisers at odds over climate change - The Guardian

Tony Abbott's scientific and business advisers at odds over climate change - The Guardian | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
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37 Marine Conservation Zones to be considered for consultation in 2015 | The Wildlife Trusts

37 Marine Conservation Zones to be considered for consultation in 2015 | The Wildlife Trusts | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
37 more Marine Conservation Zones to be considered for consultation in 2015 http://t.co/hxWCgfzcVx #MCZs
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How stag beetles bite so hard

How stag beetles bite so hard | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Researchers stage stag beetle battles to solve the mystery of how the male beetles bite so hard.
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Warmer springs boost long-tailed tit survival - BBC News

Warmer springs boost long-tailed tit survival - BBC News | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
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Warmer springs boost long-tailed tit survival. By Ella Davies Reporter, BBC Nature. Long-tailed tit on a branch. Continue reading the main story.
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Telescope captures view of gravitational waves

Telescope captures view of gravitational waves | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Images of the infant Universe reveal evidence for rapid inflation after the Big Bang. (RT @NatureNews: Great infographic by the Nature art team on what gravitational waves look like.
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Top 5 Conservation Programs That Help Kids Connect With Animals and Nature - One Green Planet

Top 5 Conservation Programs That Help Kids Connect With Animals and Nature - One Green Planet | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Top 5 Conservation Programs That Help Kids Connect With Animals and Nature One Green Planet You may have heard about SeaWorld's new program “Generation Nature,” headed by budding spokeswoman Bindi Erwin, but did you stop to wonder if this program...
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David Cameron's science advisers call for expansion of GM crops

David Cameron's science advisers call for expansion of GM crops | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Report urges scrapping of 'dysfunctional' regulations on crops that risk curtailing the UK's food supply (David Cameron's science advisers call for expansion of GM crops http://t.co/G3aIfU1MrT GM...
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Growing Up Free: Inspiring a Love of Nature - Mother Earth News

Growing Up Free: Inspiring a Love of Nature - Mother Earth News | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Mother Earth News Growing Up Free: Inspiring a Love of Nature Mother Earth News “Our children no longer learn how to read the Great Book of Nature from their own direct experience or how to interact creatively with the seasonal transformations of...
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Celebrating conservation heroes who dispel the myth of the weaker ...

Celebrating conservation heroes who dispel the myth of the weaker ... | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
As a child I was always interested in conservation and the natural world. Unlike many of my childhood girlfriends, I was more at home collecting insects than I was playing with Barbie. While playing with dolls was the more ...
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Tesco criticised over tuna brand

Tesco criticised over tuna brand | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
Environmental campaigners Greenpeace accuse supermarket chain Tesco of stocking a brand of tuna that is caught in a way that can harm other wildlife.
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David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation : Help us to save endangered mammals

David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation : Help us to save endangered mammals | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
The David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation is a small, effective charity funding key projects in Africa and Asia working to save critically endangered mammals in the wild.
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Blue whale conservation gets a boost - WWF International

Blue whale conservation gets a boost - WWF International | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
World Fishing Blue whale conservation gets a boost WWF International Valdivia, Chile: The approval by the government of Chile of the largest Marine Protected Area (MPA) in continental Chile is a boost to conservation efforts for blue whales and...
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The World Outdoors: Nature London looks to future - London Free Press

The World Outdoors: Nature London looks to future - London Free Press | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
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In 1864, London's Entomological Society was established by W.E. Saunders for the study of insects.
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Gabon: Ground Zero for Forest Elephants – News Watch

Gabon: Ground Zero for Forest Elephants – News Watch | Nature conservation | Scoop.it
The most comprehensive report on their current numbers was a paper coauthored by Fiona Maisels, of the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), and biostatistician Samantha Strindberg, also with WCS; the study was ...
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