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Monthly Archives: February 2010

Study finds post-restoration wetland succession highly variable Conservation Maven blog – Reviewed by Evyan Borgnis – February 25, 2010 http://www.conservationmaven.com/frontpage /study-finds-post-restoration-wetland-succession-highly-varia.html

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Wetlands are valued for the important services they provide:  wildlife habitat, flood water storage, recreation and pollution cleaning up (water quality).  Currently the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is planning to collect information to assess the overall health of these important … Continue reading

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Effects of Pesticides and Fertilizers on Wetlands http://environmentalism.suite101.com/ article.cfm/effects-of-pesticide-and-fertilizers-on-wetlands Good writers, like hunters, take down their prey By Ken Allen – Allen Afield (blog) – February 14, 2010 http://maineoutdoorjournal.mainetoday.com/story.php?id=314229&ac=Outdoors

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Every week I read about wetlands from dozens of sources – new stories, blogs, reports, etc. These stories include local issues, zoning, development proposals and successful restoration projects. Some stories relate to larger policy actions or scientific findings. Others don’t … Continue reading

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Top Ten Endangered Places in the Southeast 2010 Southern Environmental Law Blog – (video) http://www.southernenvironment.org/ multimedia/videos/top_ten_endangered _places_in_the_southeast_2010

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     “It is not the strongest of the species that survives,      not the most intelligent,      but the ones most responsive to change”                                            –Charles Darwin Over the past two years the ‘Great Recession’and with it the bank bailout, … Continue reading

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It’s Cold!  What Happened to Global Warming! http://www.pewclimate.org/blog/gulledgej/ science-question-cold-weather-global-warming Create a Wildlife Friendly Yard by Robert Morton http://wildlifefriendlylawn.blogspot.com/2010/01/about-us-how-to-use-this-site_31.html

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“The distempered floods that are usually in that season Would suffer him to take no rest, But carry him headlong to mills and weirs, to his confusion.” –The Compleat Angler On December 3, 2009 the White House Council on Environmental … Continue reading

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