News tagged with land conversion

Wolf Lake ancient forest is endangered ecosystem

(Phys.org) —New research from the University of Guelph, published Tuesday in the journal Biodiversity and Conservation, says that allowing industrial extraction in a northern Ontario old-growth red pine forest – the la ...

Jun 26, 2013
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Building bird-friendly cities

(Phys.org)—Australian cities can keep their native wildlife – but only if they can kick their habit of urban sprawl.

Nov 19, 2012
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Study: Carbon buried in the soil rises again

A research team that includes a University of California, Davis, plant scientist has identified a source of carbon emissions that could play a role in understanding past and future global change.

Nov 05, 2012
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