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Nepalese Teenagers become Citizen Monitors for Snow Leopard Conservation

Nepalese Teenagers become Citizen Monitors for Snow Leopard Conservation | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
By Darla Hillard Photo: Snow leopard captured by student-herder team in Nepal’s remote Himalaya   High in the Nepalese Himalaya, teenage students are monitoring wildlife in their community. They have made a surprising discovery.
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Scientists discover beautiful new insect species after stumbling upon photos on Flickr

Scientists discover beautiful new insect species after stumbling upon photos on Flickr | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
Scientists have discovered a previously unknown species of lacewing insect after stumbling upon a series of photos posted on Flickr®, according to a paper published in the journal ZooKeys..
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WESSA - Stop the Spread

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Founded in 1926, the Wildlife and Environment Society of SA is South Africa's oldest and largest non-government, membership-based environmental organisation.
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allAfrica.com: Tanzania: Alien Plants Are Infecting the Serengeti - a Call for Action (Page 1 of 2)

allAfrica.com: Tanzania: Alien Plants Are Infecting the Serengeti - a Call for Action (Page 1 of 2) | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
allAfrica: African news and information for a global audience...
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Scout battles invasive plant species | grandblancview.mihomepaper.com | The Grand Blanc View

Scout battles invasive plant species | grandblancview.mihomepaper.com | The Grand Blanc View | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
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Alien Invaders: Armed and Dangerous

Alien Invaders: Armed and Dangerous | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
The Problem: Humans are introducing species to new habitats at an unprecedented rate.
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Aquatic Invasive Species - Minnesota Waters At Risk

Minnesota's rich outdoor heritage is now threatened by aquatic invasive species that jeopardize recreation and the delicate ecological order. This video expl...
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Tundra Biome: Plants and Animals

Tundra Biome: Plants and Animals | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
The tundra region is the coldest biome existing on earth. Although the Tundra biome is one of the most inhospitable habitats in the world, there are surprisingly quite a few interesting tundra plants and tundra animals that exist here.
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Step Away From That Leaf Blower!

Step Away From That Leaf Blower! | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
How many reasons do you need to leave some leaves in your landscape? As fall approaches, the leaf blowers have already started up in our neighborhood. I could write about these noisy, polluting mac...
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A Poison is a Poison is a Poison

A Poison is a Poison is a Poison | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
The Poison Cycle In a balanced ecosystem, predators will be in the minority. In other words, in a natural environment, there are many more prey organisms to ensure a continuous food supply for the ...
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Defeating weeds, nature’s way

Defeating weeds, nature’s way | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
Stamford CT Have you ever enthusiastically dug out a new garden bed but then had the weeds explode out of control over the next few weeks?  Believe it or not, the major cause of garden weed sprout ...
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Introduced Birds and Mammals in New Zealand and Their Effect on the Environment | NZETC

Introduced Birds and Mammals in New Zealand and Their Effect on the Environment | NZETC | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it

New Zealand had alien species introduced

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Project Noah | Networked Organisms And Habitats

Project Noah | Networked Organisms And Habitats | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
Project Noah is a tool that nature lovers can use to explore and document local wildlife and a common technology platform that research groups can use to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.
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Tree saving apps sponsored by Invasive Alien SpeciesGoMo News

Tree saving apps sponsored by Invasive Alien SpeciesGoMo News | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
Rating: Apple provides fast turnaround for iOS version It seems that AshTag – the organisation which is backing Britain's efforts to track and stop the spread of the Ash tree dieback disease in the UK, can move fast when it comes to smartphone apps.
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5 Invasive Pests Lurking in Your Firewood

5 Invasive Pests Lurking in Your Firewood | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
Tree-killing bugs and pathogens could be hitching a ride inside your firewood. Much of the wood has traveled across state lines, meaning retail firewood could be spreading these pests. Buy local, burn local, and maybe you'll avoid them.
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Communication and citizen sciences on pests and invasive alien species

Communication and citizen sciences on pests and invasive alien species | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
A reporting on communication and citizen sciences on pests and invasive alien species...
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Every Square Inch – Part 2: Water

Every Square Inch – Part 2: Water | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
What if we were to treat every square inch of our landscapes with respect? In Part 1: Soils, I illustrated that wildlife gardening starts with respecting soils and minimizing soil compaction, degra...
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Green Strategies for Cities to Manage Wastewater | GreenBiz.com

Green Strategies for Cities to Manage Wastewater | GreenBiz.com | biomes threatened by man | Scoop.it
The "Rooftops to Rivers II" report looks at how cities use smart infrastructure to manage polluted stormwater runoff.
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