Biodiversity

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Name: Biodiversity
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

VOLKSWAGEN : Launches “Think Blue. Nature.” Biodiversity Project in Mexico

Carmaker to train youth ambassadors for the enviromentSOURCE: Volkswagen GroupSUMMARY: Young environmental ambassadors help plant trees and clean watercourses Cooperation with Mexican Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources and Deutsche Gesellschaft ... [Published 4 Traders - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Special for Earth Day

Celebrating Earth Day , new National Science Foundation resources highlight surprising ecological and economic benefits of biodiversity. Multimedia resources explain little known societal benefits of biodiversity, bust myths and describe new, high-tech ... [Published Ecology Global Network - 4 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Usk woodland boosted by £297,700 grant

(5606495)AN Usk woodland which was once home to a maternity hospital will be brought to life as a Victorian-themed visitor attraction with the help of a £300,000 heritage grant.Coed Cadw-The Woodland Trust, which bought Cefn Ila in 2007, will spend the ... [Published South Wales Argus - 6 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Draft Biodiversity Offsets Policy for Major Projects

The NSW Government has recently released its new .The reform package seeks to standardise offsetting for State Significant Development and Infrastructure project approvals, such as highways and hospitals.The Draft Policy includes:a Draft Framework for ... [Published Property Council of Australia - 9 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

XINHUA - New reporting project to explore China's biodiversity

New reporting project to explore China's biodiversityContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.BEIJING, April 22 (Xinhua) -- A reporting team started its journey from Beijing to the Gaoligong Mountain Range in southwestern province of Yunnan on Tuesday, Earth Day, ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 16 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

SuperGIS Biodiversity Analyst 3.2 Upgraded for Advanced Analyses

Supergeo Technologies, the global provider of complete GIS software and solutions, released the upgraded SuperGIS Biodiversity Analyst 3.2, enabling users to analyze and explore the richness, diversity and evenness of the distribution of flora and fa ... [Published GeoInformatics - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Entomologist Dr. E.O. Wilson donates awards to University of Alabama

Perhaps it is predictable that talk on the Monday after the Crimson Tide’s spring football scrimmage turned to college football during a ceremony in downtown Tuscaloosa announcing a donation by a prominent University of Alabama alumnus. Though it might ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Earth Day 2014: Celebrate Biodiversity | Behind the Scenes

This Behind the Scenes article was provided to Live Science in partnership with the National Science Foundation. Every organism on Earth, from microbes to plants to large predators, has evolved unique survival mechanisms and distinct ecological roles. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Biodiversity was the theme for Hucknall WI’s latest meeting

The “ins and outs” of biodiversity were explained at the recent meeting of Hucknall (Leenside) Women’s Institute by Mrs Linda Davey of Ruddington. ... [Published Hucknall Dispatch - Apr 22 2014]
Entities: Biodiversity
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Legarda Launches Phil. Marine Biodiversity Video Documentary

Press ReleaseApril 22, 2014 In a bid to raise awareness on the current condition of the country's marine life and underwater resources, Senator Loren Legarda, Chair of the Senate Committee on Environment and Natural Resources, today launched a video documentary ... [Published Senate of the Philippines - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 2 reports

Infinite Earth’s Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve Project delivers clean water

LOS ANGELES — Infinite Earth’s Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve Project has successfully completed their pilot program to provide low maintenance, ceramic water filters to households in the Rimba Raya project forest community, according to a press release ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 2 reports

Rod licence cash helps riverbank

A section of worn bank on the Great Ouse, at Stony Stratford has been repaired with funds raised by Environment Agency rod licences.The bank has worn as a result of livestock and flow pressures from Stony Sluice. It has now been reinforced and protected ... [Published Buckingham Today - Apr 21 2014]

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"People throughout the district have raised excellent points"
"Our assessment is a step toward an improved understanding of how African rainforests respond to increasing drought," Zhou said. "We need to consider the complex range of processes affecting different tropical rainforest species before we can fully assess the future resilience of tropical forests."
...government and non-governmental organisations for his data, but he wants locals to start contributing information from on-the-ground observation. "Through 3G and cellphones, the internet is spreading and improving in the DRC – it is amazing how quickly mapping is becoming accessible."
At the event, the Volkswagen Group Officer for the Environment, Energy and New Business Areas, Wolfram Thomas , said: " Volkswagen has declared the conservation of nature to be a corporate objective and is committed to the conservation of resources, biodiversity and the linking of habitats for plants and animals throughout the world. The Group's activities here in Mexico are a perfect example of this commitment." Volkswagen will initially be investing €260,000 and will be the first private sponsor of the biodiversity corridor CESMO (Corredor Ecologico Sierra Madre...

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Eighty submissions on annual plan [Published Otago Daily Times - 15 mins ago]
NASA Satellites Show Drought May Take Toll on C... [Published FinanzNachrichten.de - 30 mins ago]
A Gospel of the Garden [Published Sojourners - 31 mins ago]
Herbivores and nutrients control grassland plan... [Published Free Internet Press - 37 mins ago]
Eutrophication weakens stabilizing effects of d... [Published Free Internet Press - 37 mins ago]
Organismal biology: 'Extinct' plankton found in... [Published Free Internet Press - 37 mins ago]
Summit to Protect Oceans Opens [Published VOA News - 43 mins ago]
Congo's fragile forests watched over with onlin... [Published New Scientist - 47 mins ago]
VOLKSWAGEN : Launches “Think Blue. Nature.” Bio... [Published 4 Traders - 1 hour ago]
Volkswagen Launches "Think Blue. Nature." Biodi... [Published Individual.com - 1 hour ago]
Researchers receive $1.14 million to study thre... [Published AgroTimes.com - 1 hour ago]
Artists chosen to create town wall murals [Published Antigonish Casket - 1 hour ago]
Oyster Bay, US presence and its impact on the e... [Published Manila Times - 1 hour ago]
Southern Poverty Law Center Blames Grassroots A... [Published Inquisitr - 1 hour ago]
Putting Sustainability Into Practice: Big Compa... [Published The Cattle Site - 1 hour ago]
Amazonas Florestal Releases Its Initiatives for... [Published Individual.com - 2 hours ago]
Walkway improvements wanted [Published Newark Advertiser - 2 hours ago]
Registration now open for international confere... [Published International Union for Conservation of Nature - 2 hours ago]
Three Canadian conservation projects receive SF... [Published Pulp & Paper Canada - 2 hours ago]
Barrow and Grange venues for summer street gall... [Published In-Cumbria - 3 hours ago]
Discovering Baja California and the Gulf of Mexico [Published Yahoo! News Australia - 3 hours ago]
The Arctic This Week: 14 – 21 April, 2014 [Published The Arctic Institute - Center for Circumpolar S ... - 3 hours ago]
New study challenges old thinking about extinct... [Published DailyMe.Com - 3 hours ago]
Original edition of Darwin’s masterwork transla... [Published University of Kansas - 3 hours ago]
Environmental activist Bill McKibben addresses ... [Published Arizona Daily Sun - 3 hours ago]
Heart of our city: Kieren Nelson finds his voic... [Published The Northern View - 3 hours ago]
Framing natural capital: economy and ecology ar... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 3 hours ago]
Attempts made to conserve Bach Ma Park’s biodiv... [Published VietnamPlus - 3 hours ago]
UNWTO develops sustainable tourism for protecte... [Published Express TravelWorld - 3 hours ago]
Worlds collide in central African World Heritag... [Published CNN - 3 hours ago]
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The Arctic This Week: 14 – 21 April, 2014 [Published The Arctic Institute - Center for Circumpolar S ... - 3 hours ago]
Courtesy of ilovegreenland on flickr. By Kevin Casey ,  Maura Farrell ,   Doris Friedrich and  Seth Myers  The Arctic This Week 2014:14Welcome and thanks for joining us this week for another edition of TATW! We hope that you find TATW interesting ...
Special for Earth Day [Published Ecology Global Network - 4 hours ago]
Celebrating Earth Day , new National Science Foundation resources highlight surprising ecological and economic benefits of biodiversity. Multimedia resources explain little known societal benefits of biodiversity, bust myths and describe new, high-tech ...
Volkswagen Launches “Think Blue. Nature.” Biodi... [Published theCSRfeed - 5 hours ago]
Carmaker to train youth ambassadors for the enviroment SOURCE: Volkswagen Group SUMMARY:Young environmental ambassadors help plant trees and clean watercoursesCooperation with Mexican Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources and Deutsche ...
Nature and Nurture: How to manage floods [Published EnviroLib - 7 hours ago]
Flood management and prevention has been a controversial, yet key subject of discussion in recent months. A strategy to avoid a repeat of this winter is being examined by scientists, land owners, policy-makers and land-management experts. At last week’s ...
Ilargi: What is the Earth Worth (6 Years Later)? [Published naked capitalism - 8 hours ago]
Yves here. This is a day-late Earth Day post, but the proper stewardship of this planet is a 365-day-a-year duty. Ilargi focuses on one of my pet issues, that too many of the remedies for climate change (and environmental protection generally) rely on ...
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Nature Podcast: 17 April 2014 [Published Nature Podcast - Apr 16 2014]
Are invasions of foreign species always a negat... [Published Mefeedia Video Tag : biolo - Nov 11 2013]
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Golden Gate National Parks to Host BioBlitz 201... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Feb 25 2014]
Rainforest Trust Announces Plan to Create 80,00... [Published Financial Services - Feb 13 2014]
Conservation Groups Launch Global Freshwater Fi... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jan 31 2014]
Turner Endangered Species Fund and E.O. Wilson ... [Published Financial Services - Jan 21 2014]
UMD, Google & Gov. Create 1st Detailed Map of G... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 14 2013]
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