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Artist's wildflower mandalas are divine offerings from nature - Treehugger

Artist's wildflower mandalas are divine offerings from nature - Treehugger | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Treehugger Artist's wildflower mandalas are divine offerings from nature Treehugger Nature surrounds us with a richness of beauty that requires a deep attention to apprehend and appreciate.
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Tweet from @NationalGeoPix

Tweet from @NationalGeoPix | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
“Giraffe silhouette captured at sunset blended with a rising full moon, Kruger National Park South Africa #EarthPics http://t.co/GLqo1qL4f4”
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Buffett's multimillion-dollar boost to the fight for rhinos

Buffett's multimillion-dollar boost to the fight for rhinos | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
US philanthropist Howard G Buffet, the elder son of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, has pledged nearly $24-million for a high-tech three-year initiative to fight rhino poaching in the Kruger National Park and test tactics that could be used...
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Organic Gardens Network™: Soil PH and Healthy Garden Crops

Organic Gardens Network™: Soil PH and Healthy Garden Crops | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Organic Gardens Network™: Soil PH and Healthy Garden Crops http://t.co/n2F1mDUvNh
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A remarkably accurate global warming prediction, made in 1972

A remarkably accurate global warming prediction, made in 1972 | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Dana Nuccitelli: A paper published in Nature in 1972 accurately predicted the next 30 years of global warming (A remarkably accurate global warming prediction, made in 1972 http://t.co/W2FP494KA9...
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A Crop-by-Crop Guide to Growing Organic Vegetables and Fruits

A Crop-by-Crop Guide to Growing Organic Vegetables and Fruits | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Our comprehensive crop guide covers growing organic vegetables and fruits in your garden. Each guide explains how to plant crops, when to plant, how to deal with common pests and diseases naturally, and more.
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2 Lord of nature : Life in a land of Great Predators .part 2 - YouTube

Top predators hold a key to life itself. Can people and predators coexist ? Can we afford not to ?
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Geri Nikolai: Enlightened, safe hunting rules sought for urban wildlife - Rockford Register Star

Geri Nikolai: Enlightened, safe hunting rules sought for urban wildlife - Rockford Register Star | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Geri Nikolai: Enlightened, safe hunting rules sought for urban wildlife Rockford Register Star There have been a number of articles in this paper and others recently about the growing numbers of wildlife in urban areas.
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Poaching South Africa: 146 Rhinos killed since start of the year - DigitalJournal.com

Poaching South Africa: 146 Rhinos killed since start of the year - DigitalJournal.com | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Poaching South Africa: 146 Rhinos killed since start of the year DigitalJournal.com Cape Town - South Africa has lost 146 Rhinos to poachers between 1 January and 26 February this year, equalling 2,6 animals per day.
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USF study: Diseased fish show dissolved oil from BP spill as far south as Sanibel

USF study: Diseased fish show dissolved oil from BP spill as far south as Sanibel | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Dissolved oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill off Louisiana wafted underwater all the way down to Florida's Sanibel Island, sickening fish along the way, according to a new study from University of South Florida scientists.
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Reality Drop: Spread Science about Climate Change, Global Warming

Reality Drop: Spread Science about Climate Change, Global Warming | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
#ClimateFact: We're putting more carbon into the atmosphere than nature can handle. That causes global warming http://t.co/bDIeVd8Gbs
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Community gardens a 'risk' to fruit and veg sector

Community gardens a 'risk' to fruit and veg sector | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
A food group accuses the vegetable industry of losing the plot, following community garden criticism. (What a crock! "Community gardens pose biosecurity risk says industry body". Or a profit risk if we grow our own food?
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Scots red deer 'breeding earlier due to climate change' - BBC News

Scots red deer 'breeding earlier due to climate change' - BBC News | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
BBC News Scots red deer 'breeding earlier due to climate change' BBC News Scotland's red deer are breeding earlier each year, according to scientists studying the impact of climate change on the species.
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Land managers unprepared for effects of climate change on Crown of Continent - The Missoulian

Land managers unprepared for effects of climate change on Crown of Continent - The Missoulian | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Land managers unprepared for effects of climate change on Crown of Continent The Missoulian But they know the driver of their journey into the unknown is climate change.
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Kruger National Park back to normal... - SANParks Honorary Rangers | Facebook

Kruger National Park back to normal... - SANParks Honorary Rangers | Facebook | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
RT @SANParksHR: Kruger National Park back to normal after floods http://t.co/uZv3HBJyoB @News24Travel @LowveldMedia
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Jungle Cruise: Wildlife Expeditions to Open in Tokyo Disneyland

Jungle Cruise: Wildlife Expeditions to Open in Tokyo Disneyland | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Our friends at Tokyo Disneyland just announced that a new version of Jungle Cruise - Jungle Cruise: Wildlife Expeditions - will debut at the park this fall.
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What You Can Do to Help Wildlife and Water - National Wildlife Federation

What You Can Do to Help Wildlife and Water - National Wildlife Federation | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Celebrate National Wildlife Week by taking action to help wildlife and water in your community.
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Spotted Salamander - National Wildlife Federation

Spotted Salamander - National Wildlife Federation | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Learn about the biology, range and behavior of the spotted salamander.
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Young Brown Jewel Beetle walking on Leaves | INSECT & NATURE

Young Brown Jewel Beetle walking on Leaves | INSECT & NATURE | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Buprestidae, jewel beetle, metallic wood-boring beetle, Prachtkäfer from Shirakawa, Fukushima, Japan (Beautiful Photos from My Blog! Bugs, Insects and Nature from JAPAN!
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Kruger National Park: Game Reserves, natural classroom

Kruger National Park: Game Reserves, natural classroom | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Kruger National Park and other game reserves are a natural classroom. Relate information about South African fauna and flora to every subject.
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India killing nature in name of progress - Hindustan Times

India killing nature in name of progress - Hindustan Times | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
India killing nature in name of progress Hindustan Times India has driven the truck of development — loaded with tar, bricks, glass, concrete…the works — right through its most treasured and fragile green spaces in the last decade.
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Mother Nature continues her winter assault - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Mother Nature continues her winter assault - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Mother Nature continues her winter assault Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier EVANSDALE | Slick roads and another round of snow were making for another round of treacherous driving Saturday.
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Some scientists say volcanoes may be putting brakes on global warming trend - Alaska Dispatch

Some scientists say volcanoes may be putting brakes on global warming trend - Alaska Dispatch | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Alaska Dispatch Some scientists say volcanoes may be putting brakes on global warming trend Alaska Dispatch Volcanic eruptions and undersea heat storage have emerged as lead suspects contributing to a hiatus in global warming, according to teams of...
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Hack The Environment: Bringing Biodiversity Hardware Into The Open - Science 2.0

Hack The Environment: Bringing Biodiversity Hardware Into The Open Science 2.0 A recent paper in the Biodiversity Data Journal on the construction of an environmental data-logger using the Arduino platform is described, in hopes that it will...
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Warming trend a sign of climate change in Clear Lake - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Warming trend a sign of climate change in Clear Lake - Santa Rosa Press Democrat | Environmental awareness in classroom | Scoop.it
Kansas City Star Warming trend a sign of climate change in Clear Lake Santa Rosa Press Democrat Warming of the six lakes was included in a report by the California Environmental Protection Agency documenting 36 indicators of climate change from the...
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