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Death Fungus and Ohia Trees

22

May

2017

Death Fungus and Ohia Trees

A deadly fungus is attacking an ecologically and culturally important Hawaiian tree, the ohia lehua.

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Floods for a 21st Century Noah

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May

2017

Floods for a 21st Century Noah

Extreme rainfall could increase five-fold.

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals

Some people are taking positive action today to reverse the damage caused by climate change and building resilience for tomorrow.

17 May 2017

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Recent Archive Highlights

Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals 17 May 2017

Replanting Corals

Some people are taking positive action today to reverse the damage caused by climate change and building resilience for tomorrow.

A Monumental President

A Monumental President 16 May 2017

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

Coral Reef Update, 3

Coral Reef Update, 3 18 March 2017

Coral Reef Update, 3

Explaining the biology and consequences of coral bleaching.

Supporting Environmental Work

Supporting Environmental Work 1 April 2016

Supporting Environmental Work

April campaign to We Keep it Wild and support The Conservation Alliance.

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance 25 June 2015

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance

Eric Larsen will present his The Last North expedition to an outdoor/conservation audience in Utah..

Compassionate Turtles

Compassionate Turtles 24 June 2015

Compassionate Turtles

Behavior that would be considered compassionate in humans is also observed in animals.

Breaking the Chain

Ecological food webs are intricate, remain stable due to their biological complexity, but can be easily disrupted if over stressed. Some the most delicate food webs exist in the oceans where forage fish are the foundation for all life higher up the chain. Forage fish feeding structures nourish sea birds, tuna, penguins, and marine mammals like whales and dolphins worldwide. Often called “trash fish” or “bait fish” small fish species like krill, menhaden, and anchovies are essential to the ...
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Kitties, the Fox, and an Eagle

Kitties seem to be all the rage on April Fools Day but this strange combo of two cats, a fox, and a Bald Eagle are not fooling around---just hanging out! The video was captured by a homeowner in Alaska: ";" alt="">Two Cats, a Fox, and an Eagle (credit: YouTube/Pam Aus) Riled Up
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Kitties, the Fox, and an Eagle

Kitties seem to be all the rage on April Fools Day but this strange combo of two cats, a fox, and a Bald Eagle are not fooling around---just hanging out! The video was captured by a homeowner in Alaska: ";" alt="">Two Cats, a Fox, and an Eagle (credit: YouTube/Pam Aus) Riled Up
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Kitties, the Fox, and an Eagle

Kitties seem to be all the rage on April Fools Day but this strange combo of two cats, a fox, and a Bald Eagle are not fooling around---just hanging out! The video was captured by a homeowner in Alaska: ";" alt="">Two Cats, a Fox, and an Eagle (credit: YouTube/Pam Aus) Riled Up
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Kosmic Kitties

Creative and scientific photographers are on constant vigil to edit and clean images to capture the truth blurred by dust and other contamination. Brant Widgeon explains the critical tasks of his job that are required to rid Hubble space telescope photos of pesky critters. ";" alt="">Space Cats (credit: Brant Widgeon) Riled Up
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Kosmic Kitties

Creative and scientific photographers are on constant vigil to edit and clean images to capture the truth blurred by dust and other contamination. Brant Widgeon explains the critical tasks of his job that are required to rid Hubble space telescope photos of pesky critters. ";" alt="">Space Cats (credit: Brant Widgeon) Riled Up
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Kosmic Kitties

Creative and scientific photographers are on constant vigil to edit and clean images to capture the truth blurred by dust and other contamination. Brant Widgeon explains the critical tasks of his job that are required to rid Hubble space telescope photos of pesky critters. ";" alt="">Space Cats (credit: Brant Widgeon) Riled Up
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