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Mountain meadow restoration can bring birds back

New Research: Mountain Meadow Restoration Can Bring Birds Back In a new study led by scientists at Point Blue Conservation Science and in collaboration with The Institute for Bird Populations, authors evaluated the successes of…

Climate extremes will cause forest changes

Credit: (Photos: Ansgar Kahmen / University of Basel) Until now, 2003 was considered as the driest and hottest year since the beginning of instrumental climate recording. This record can now be considered obsolete: "The past

Tropical forest loss

New UD study shows that tropical forest loss is increased by large-scale land acquisitionsCredit: Photo courtesy of Kyle Davis In recent years, there has been a rise in foreign and domestic large-scale land acquisitions--defined as