Disappearing bumblebee species under threat of extinction

The American Bumblebee – a species once more commonly seen buzzing around Southern Ontario – is critically endangered, according to a new study led by…

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Sharks more vulnerable than originally thought, new research shows

Total number of sharks and rays caught annually by small-scale fisheries in the South West Indian Ocean is estimated to be 2,500,000 individuals – 73%…

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State’s national, marine parks plan ‘on the mark’

A new report to be released today will throw weight behind the State Government’s recently announced plans to create millions of hectares of new national…

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Sustainable trade as a means to protect biodiversity

“There’s a rang-tan in my bedroom and I don’t know what to do,” the small girl says. The rang tang replies, “there’s a human in…

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Sustainable trade as a mean to protect biodiversity

“There’s a rang-tan in my bedroom and I don’t know what to do,” the small girl says. The rang tang replies, “there’s a human in…

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Technological advances in agriculture are not a sufficient response — ScienceDaily

Rapid population and economic growth are destroying biological diversity — especially in the tropics. This was reported by a research team led by the German…

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Despite export bans global seahorse trade continues

IMAGE: Dried pipefish and seahorses on sale in Hong Kong view more  Credit: ©Amanda Vincent, Project Seahorse Many countries are engaged in a vast illegal and…

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Drones and microwaves promise water savings for farmers

Monash University researchers have equipped a drone with microwave sensing technology to map the soil moisture of farmland. Late last year, the team completed field…

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Business Briefs: Feb. 23, 2019 | News

  Organic Dairy & Field Crop Conference SYRACUSE — The Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York will hold ITS annual Organic Dairy & Field Crop…

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Organic farming conference March 6 in Syracuse | Local News

Syracuse, N.Y. — The Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York (NOFA-NY) will hold their annual Organic Dairy & Field Crop Conference on Wednesday, March…

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