Macroinvertebrates

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Name: Macroinvertebrates
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Nature Center courses announced

-11:30 a.m., join Hidden Valley Nature Center naturalist Chuck Dinsmore for a class called “Little Dyer Pond Ecology.” The course is meant to be a general overview of common pond ecology in Maine, but will rely extensively on field observations and site ... [Published Boothbay Register - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

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Stroud Water Research Center recently received a $1.26 million grant from the William Penn Foundation to monitor water quality of regional sub-watersheds in the Delaware River Basin. This follows two $400,000 grant awards from the Department of Environmental ... [Published Daily Local News - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Marsh teems with “small” life

Kansas Department Wildlife, Parks and Tourism educatorThe water of Cheyenne Bottoms is teeming with life, both above and below the water’s surface. Recent rains and average temperatures have provided perfect conditions for a population explosion of an ... [Published Great Bend Tribune - Jul 20 2014]
Entities: Insect, Damselfly, Oxygen
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese students spend time learning about rivers at Black Hawk College

A group of Chinese high school students stopped in the QC during a tour of the region learning about the local environment.The 16 students are in the Midwest touring and learning about the Mississippi River region in Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin. On ... [Published WQAD - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Region Gives: Critters catch students' attention

AlbanyNothing says summer like scooping up some aquatic macroinvertebrates.Students from around the Capital Region are busy collecting the backboneless organisms — flies, beetles, crustaceans, molluscs, worms and leeches — at several locations in the ... [Published Times Union - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Withrow Springs State Park

How many times have you driven to Branson along Highway 412 and passed near Huntsville?  I had done it several times myself, but now I'm a repeat visitor thanks to a recommendation from some friends!Withrow is an ultimate day spot or a great weekend camping ... [Published 4029 TV - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

For Senior Science Majors, Summer Means Research Assistantships

Every summer finds science majors scattered across the country (and globe) hard at work on summer re projects. This year, all 10 senior physics majors are spending the summer doing re. 80 percent of them are doing it supported by federal grants or funding. ... [Published Noodls - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Incline students learn about Tahoe’s environment

What is the interconnectedness of our forests, streams and the overall health of Lake Tahoe?This was the overarching question posed to Incline Elementary School fifth-graders at a special field trip to the Hyatt beach and Incline Creek on Thursday, June ... [Published Tahoe Daily Tribune - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Explore Wetland Ecology in Tunnel Valley

Centered around one of the most impressive landscape features in southern Washington County, Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park totals nearly 600 acres. The ravine for which it is named is approximately a half-mile wide with 80- to 100-foot slopes, and ... [Published Woodbury Patch - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

PEACE camp offers students lots of summer fun and learning

PORT RICHEY — The kayak trip starts on land with paddle in hand. It has to because of the mass of kids lined up on the shore of Pasco County's Energy and Marine Center. Only a few have ever taken a turn at paddling before."You're going to embark on a ... [Published Tampa Bay Times - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation ‘gets her hands dirty’ while testing water quality in Johannesburg

WESSA’s Anisa Khan, Vukani Mtya from Department of Water Affairs and Sanitation, Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete and Vannessa Westcott from the British High Commission viewing the macroinvertebrates found in the streamThe new Deputy Minister of Water and ... [Published Africa Green Media - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 09 2014 - Updated Jun 09 2014 - 1 reports

Students in Alpena hit outdoors for education

ALPENA, Mich. (AP) - Hinks Elementary School third grade class traveled to Paxton Quarry last week to explore the outdoors and learn about macroinvertebrates, plant life and fishing. Students were put into groups, and participated in several different ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jun 09 2014]

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...over the area, but especially at-risk students in Albany and Schenectady," said John McKeeby , executive director of the Schoharie River Center. "Our goal is to hook them so that they'll stay involved in our year-round Environmental Study Team."
...have been used to improve access, water quality and stream health and to restore stream connectivity," said PFBC Executive Director John Arway . "We are pleased to work cooperatively with our conservation partners to make ongoing and lasting improvements in the Sinnemahoning Creek watershed and eligible surrounding counties."
"They spent the next several hours moving heavy, greasy machinery and didn't complain once" she said
...it saw as "the WVDEP's general judgment that there is no causative effect between high conductivity and low WVSCI scores" for what it deemed to be "the extensive scientific evidence in this case which reveals precisely this causative effect." 9

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Nature Center courses announced [Published Boothbay Register - Jul 27 2014]
(No heading) [Published Daily Local News - Jul 27 2014]
Marsh teems with “small” life [Published Great Bend Tribune - Jul 20 2014]
Chinese students spend time learning about rive... [Published WQAD - Jul 18 2014]
Region Gives: Critters catch students' attention [Published Times Union - Jul 17 2014]
NORFOLK SOUTHERN : Grants Awarded for Sinnemaho... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 16 2014]
Why You Should Stop Counting Calories and Start... [Published PrisonPlanet - Jul 16 2014]
Withrow Springs State Park [Published 4029 TV - Jul 15 2014]
For Senior Science Majors, Summer Means Researc... [Published Noodls - Jul 11 2014]
Incline students learn about Tahoe’s environment [Published Tahoe Daily Tribune - Jul 09 2014]
Explore Wetland Ecology in Tunnel Valley [Published Woodbury Patch - Jul 08 2014]
Federal district court finds Clean Water Act vi... [Published Lexology - Jul 03 2014]
PEACE camp offers students lots of summer fun a... [Published Tampa Bay Times - Jul 03 2014]
Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation ‘gets h... [Published Africa Green Media - Jul 02 2014]
Wildlife thrives after Nags Head beach replenis... [Published HamptonRoads.com - Jun 23 2014]
What’s in your lake? [Published MusokaRegion.com - Jun 22 2014]
Let's get students back into the woods [Published BlueRidgeNow.com - Jun 19 2014]
New to nature No 124: Ancyronyx buhid [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 11 2014]
Students in Alpena hit outdoors for education [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jun 09 2014]
As climate changes, land conservation is the ke... [Published Wilderness Society - Jun 05 2014]
A simple solution to plastic bags [Published Farm and Dairy - May 22 2014]
Marion Center students win Envirothon [Published Indiana Gazette - May 13 2014]
Students paddle canoes and ponder science [Published News Leader - Apr 22 2014]
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