ESA in the News

News articles featuring ESA publications, policy initiatives, meetings, awards, and activities.

ESA Press Releases Ecotone: news from ESA

28-November-2018
Ants Turn Carnivorous When Salt is Scarce
ABC News
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

28-November-2018
Climate change is making it harder for forests to recover from wildfires
Jared Keller Pacific Standard
Ecosphere ■ US Forest Service press release

27-November-2018
Ants Turn Carnivorous When Salt is Scarce
Nala Rogers Inside Science
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

25-November-2018
Tossing dead salmon is good for plants
Mark Kinver BBC News
Ecology ■ University of Washington press release

21-November-2018
Study Shows Increased Public Interest In Conservation
Jackson Schroeder The University Network
Frontiers ■ Princeton University press release

16-November-2018
In reversal, NSF lifts proposal limits on biologists
Frankie Schembri Science Magazine
ESA Letter

15-November-2018
Kathleen Weathers to serve as President of the Ecological Society of America
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies

13-November-2018
Researchers help combat US sushi mislabeling
Christie Blank SeafoodSource
Frontiers ■ UCLA press release

12-November-2018
Food and beverage fraud: news round-up
Phil Taylor Securing Industry
Frontiers ■ UCLA press release

9-November-2018
Fake sushi: The fight against seafood fraud
Connor Ertz Earth.com
Frontiers ■ UCLA press release

8-November-2018
Is climate change fanning megafires?
Steven Ornes Science News for Students
Ecological Applications ■ National Center for Atmospheric Research press release

30-October-2018
How 600,000 pounds of dead salmon nourished Alaskan trees.
Eleanor Imster EarthSky
Ecology ■ University of Washington press release

26-October-2018
Animal migration requires both movement corridors and food
Science Daily
Ecological Applications ■ University of Wyoming press release

25-October-2018
Researchers threw salmon carcasses on one side of a creek for 20 years. Here’s what happened.
Kevin Gullufsen Juneau Empire
Ecology ■ University of Washington press release

25-October-2018
Salmon-hurling scientists enrich an ecosystem
Nature
Ecology ■ University of Washington press release

23-October-2018
Salmon graveyard gives rise to forest in Alaska
Brooks Hays United Press International
Ecology ■ University of Washington press release

23-October-2018
Tossing Salmon for Science
Carly Segerstrom High Country News
Ecology ■ University of Washington press release

22-October-2018
The monkey of the mountain is able to climb up to 26 meters high
Belen Lagunas Economía y Negocios
Ecosphere ■ Ecological Society of America press release

18-October-2018
Playing Birdsongs to Save Trees
Nala Rogers Inside Science
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

10-October-2018
Polar bears could face extinction as emergency food supply dries up, study finds
Josh Gabbatiss Independent
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

10-October-2018
Polar Bears May Soon Feast on Whale Carcasses. Global Warming is to Blame
Katherine Wu Smithsonian.com
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

10-October-2018
Whales not enough sustenance for polar bears in fast-changing climate
John Cannon Mongabay
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

9-October-2018
Whale meat helped polar bears survive past warming
Craig Welch National Geographic
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

5-October-2018
Frogs coping with fatal fungus in Panamanian forest, study finds
John Cannon Mongabay
Ecological Applications ■ University of Maryland press release

4-October-2018
Documentary remembers E. Lucy Braun: Scientist, advocate, leader
Rebecca Huff Cincinnati.com

4-October-2018
Armadillos dig Little St. Simons
Wes Wolfe The Brunswick News
2018 ESA Annual Meeting

4-October-2018
These Frogs Are Evolving to Survive a Murderous Fungus That Tries to Stop Their Hearts
Rafi Letzter Live Science
Ecological Applications ■ University of Maryland press release

3-October-2018
These Frogs Evolved Resistance to Deadly Chytrid Fungus
Mark Barna Discover Magazine
Ecological Applications ■ University of Maryland press release

3-October-2018
Cannibal Cobras: Male snakes eat each other shockingly often
Christie Wilcox National Geographic
Ecology ■ ESA press release

2-October-2018
Cobra cannibalism is surprisingly common, researchers find
Brooks Hays United Press International
Ecology ■ ESA press release

2-October-2018
The Purpose of the Plaques
Claudia Robles Utah Daily Chronicle
Ecological Monographs

30-September-2018
A furtive moth slurps up this sleeping bird’s tears
Mark Kaufman Mashable
Ecology

28-September-2018
Moths Love Lamps…and Sipping the Salty Tears of Sleeping Birds
Jason Daley Smithsonian
Ecology

28-September-2018
Watch a Moth Suck the Tears Out of a Bird’s Eye, Because Nature Is Metal
Brandon Specktor Live Science
Ecology

27-September-2018
These Moths Drink the Tears of Sleeping Birds
Sandrine Ceurstemont National Geographic
Ecology

26-September-2018
Ecology Moving Forward: Thoughts on the 2018 Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting
Sharon Collinge National Ecological Observatory Network
2018 ESA Annual Meeting

26-September-2018
Moth Drinking Tears of a Sleeping Bird Caught on Video
Anna Groves Discover Magazine
Ecology 

25-September-2018
Rare video catches moth sipping tears from bird’s eye. Scientists think they know why
Jared Gilmour Miami Herald
Ecology

21-September-2018
Watch a moth drink tears from a bird’s eye
Richa Malhorta Science Magazine
Ecology 

21-September-2018
Climate Change May Worsen Spread of Invasive Superweed
Nala Rogers Inside Science
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

20-September-2018
What’s eating these endangered orchids?
Science Daily
Ecology ■ Kobe University press release

14-September-2018
Common ground on the prairie (commentary)
Martha Kauffman Mongabay
Ecological Applications 

12-September-2018
‘Encyclopedia’ sheds light on how death boosts ecosystems
Cameron Lane Futurity
Ecological Monographs ■ Michigan State University press release

12-September-2018
Scientists measure the ecological benefits of death, decomposition
Brooks Hays United Press International
Ecological Monographs ■ Michigan State University press release

12-September-2018
The world needs death and decomposition
Phys.org
Ecological Monographs ■ Michigan State University press release

12-September-2018
End of Colombia conflict may bring new threats to ecosystems
Phys.org
Frontiers ■ Purdue University press release

12-September-2018
FWC monitoring Clearwater park after latest gator attack in Florida
Danielle Figueroa Tampa Bay Times
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

5-September-2018
‘Anti-Probiotics’ Could Suppress Weeds and Invasive Plants
Nala Rogers Inside Science
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

5-September-2018
Delay in Hong Kong’s ivory ban endangers elephants and is ‘legally unnecessary’
Shreya Dasgupta Mongabay
Frontiers 

5-September-2018
Hong Kong’s Delay To Fully Implement Nationwide Ivory Trade Ban Results To Illegal Activities Across The Border
Jonnalyn Cortez Business Times
Frontiers 

5-September-2018
Delay on full ban of ivory trade in Hong Kong could encourage elephant poaching, study shows
South China Morning Post
Frontiers 

23-August-2018
When Invasive Species Help: Armadillos Provide Shelter to Native Species
Nala Rogers Inside Science
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

23-August-2018
Katydids and their kin can also pollinate flowers
Futurity
Ecology ■ 
National University of Singapore press release

21-August-2018
New method could save iconic English chalk grasslands
Phys.org
Ecology ■ University of Manchester press release

20-August-2018
Alligator attacks are on the rise in Florida. Thank humans, scientists say
Danielle Figueroa Tampa Bay Times
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

20-August-2018
Why Are Alligator Bites on the Rise in Florida?
Nala Rogers Inside Science
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

17-August-2018
Trees On the Move
Steve Curwood Living On Earth (PRI)
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

16-August-2018
How Drought Turned an African Savanna Into a Lush Wildlife Paradise
Nala Rogers Inside Science
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

16-August-2018
Key factor may be missing from models that predict disease outbreaks from climate change
Phys.org
Ecology ■ Indiana University press release

16-August-2018
California’s spittlebug is on the decline
Brooks Hays United Press International
Ecology ■ UC Davis press release

14-August-2018
Trees Are Migrating West to Escape Climate Change
Marlene Cimmons Nexus Media
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

14-August-2018
When it comes to carbon storage, not all mangroves are equal
Shreya Dasgupta Mongabay
Frontiers ■ Louisiana State University press release

14-August-2018
Reports laud aquaculture upsides in protein production
Nelson Bennet Business Vancouver
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

13-August-2018
What are megafires … and why is it so hard to explain their growth?
Cory Reppenhagen 9News Colorado
Ecological Applications ■ NCAR press release

10-August-2018
Fly, My Pretties: Carrion-Eating Insects Bring Mammal Data to Researchers
Nala Rogers Inside Science
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

9-August-2018
International ecologists canoe the Manchac Freshwater Wetlands
Joan Meiners The Times-Picayune

8-August-2018
Why the Arctic Needs Mosquitoes
Kendra Pierre-Louis The New York Times
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

7-August-2018
Forest management could be causing more harm than good, says UBC prof
Anna Dimoff Canadian Broadcast Corporation
2018 ESA Annual Meeting presentation

3-August-2018
Scientists’ childlike drawings of the creatures they study are going viral. Here’s why.
Sara Sneath The Times-Picayune

2-August-2018
Mapping Blue Carbon in Mangroves Worldwide
Science Magazine
Frontiers ■ Louisiana State University press release

31-July-2018
From rigs to reefs: Researchers encourage authorities to rethink oil rig removal
Sarah Lynch Baldwin CBS News
Frontiers  Aarhus University press release

31-July-2018
Watch Corals Form a ‘Wall of Mouths’ to Catch and Eat Jellyfish
Christie Wilcox National Geographic
Ecology  University of Edinburgh press release 

31-July-2018
Coral ‘gangs’ trap and eat jellyfish
BBC UK
Ecology  University of Edinburgh press release 

29-July-2018
Overfishing caused an increase of ‘coral ticks’ that harm coral reefs
Abbey Interrante Newsweek
Ecological Applications  Georgia Institute of Technology press release

27-July-2018
Boulder scientist’s study shows localized winds as megafire factor
Charlie Brennan Daily Camera
Ecological Applications  National Center for Atmospheric Research press release

20-July-2018
Tropical Pink ‘Sea Pickles’ Are Invading the Waters of the Pacific Northwest
Kimberly Hickock Live Science
Ecology  University of Oregon press release

20-July-2018
Congressman Leger to Receive ESA Policy Award for Coastal Restoration Work
Environment Coastal & Offshore
Ecological Society of America press release

12-July-2018
Scientists Pick Up the Genetic Scent of Stinkbug Invaders
Daniel Ackerman Scientific American
Frontiers  Ecological Society of America press release

12-July-2018
Lyme disease study looks at factors that may increase threat
Amy H Wu Poughkeepsie Journal
Ecology  Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies press release

10-July-2018
The Digest: Removing Spent Underwater Oil Rigs Might Do More Harm Than Good
Kristin Houser Futurism
Frontiers  Aarhus University press release

6-July-2018
North Sea decommissioning rules need a re-think, academics say
Mark Lammey Energy Voice
Frontiers ■ Aarhus University press release

5-July-2018
Former oil rigs could have environmental benefits, says poll
Climate Action Programme
Frontiers ■ Aarhus University press release

3-July-2018
Rig removal needs a rethink 
The Fish Site
Frontiers ■ Aarhus University press release

26-June-2018
Nanomaterial Runoff Leads to Algae Outbreaks
Kenny Walter R&D Magazine
Ecological Applications ■ Duke University press release

25-June-2018
Small hydropower plants defy what is meant by “small”
Julian Olden, Thiago Couto Water Power Magazine
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

22-June-2018
New research on avian response to wildfires
Science Daily
Ecosphere

22-June-2018
Yellowstone’s ‘landscape of fear’ not so scary after all
Phys.org
Ecological Monographs ■ Utah State University press release

22-June-2018
Wolves In Yellowstone Aren’t Scaring Away Elks From The National Park
International Business Times
Ecological Monographs ■ Utah State University press release

14-June-2018
Report to shape update to Northwest Forest Plan
Kimberly Cuvel The Spokesman Review
USDA Report

13-June-2018
Eating shellfish like mussels is better for the planet than going vegan, study finds
Rob Waugh Metro.uk
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

12-June-2018
New Ray Hilborn study investigates environmental impact of aquaculture
Ben Fisher SeafoodSource
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

11-June-2018
Study weighs environmental costs of proteins
Noel Kirkpatrick Mother Nature Network
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

10-June-2018
Choice matters: the environmental costs of producing meat, seafoods
Phys.org
Frontiers ■ University of Washington press release

31-May-2018
Stick Insects Are Easy Bird Food, and That Might Help Them Reproduce
JoAnna Klein New York Times
Ecology ■ Kobe University press release

30-May-2018
Stick Insects Have a Bizarre Way to ‘Survive’ Being Eaten
Carly Casella Science Alert
Ecology ■ Kobe University press release

29-May-2018
Oldest living tree in Europe is still going strong
Kay Vandetter Earth.com
Ecology ■ University of Tuscia press release

29-May-2018
How More Border Barriers Could Harm the Biodiverse Texas Rio Grande Valley
Melissa Gaskill The Revelator
Frontiers ■ 

29-May-2018
These bugs’ babies get eaten by birds but it might be for their own good
Sarah Kaplan The Washington Post
Ecology ■ Kobe University press release

28-May-2018
Stick insects travel long distances—by being eaten by birds
Michael Allen Science Magazine
Ecology ■ Kobe University press release

25-May-2018
Oldest European Tree Found—And It’s Having a Growth Spurt
Sandrine Ceurstemont National Geographic
Ecology ■ University of Tuscia press release

9-May-2018
Particularly hard on foxes and bears: Study finds oilsands change forest fauna
Bob Weber National Post (Canada)
Frontiers

2-May-2018
What Does Climate Change Mean for Vermont’s Maple Sugarers?
Chris Richard Civil Eats
Ecology University of Michigan press release

3-May-2018
Study finds private timberlands burned with higher severity than public lands
Emily Hoard The News-Review (Douglas County, OR)
Ecological ApplicationsOregon State University press release

2-May-2018
Vertebrate pollinators are particularly vital
Julia John The Wildlife Society
Frontiers ESA, University of Southampton press release

23-Apr-2018
Johnny Quispe Selelected by ESA as a Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award Recipient
Rutgers University Newsroom
Rutgers Press Release

26-Apr-2018
What scientists are saying about the EPAs ‘secret science’ rule
Worby Rebecca Pacific Standard
Policy letterESA press release

24-Apr-2018
SFSU study predicts rise in ticks this season
ABC 7 News San Francisco
Ecosphere ■ San Francisco State University press release

24-Apr-2018
OSU study: Altered ecosystems can be native bird habitat
Barney Lerten KTVZ Channel 21 News (central Oregon)
EcosphereOregon State University press release

20-Apr-2018
In worst case scenario, the trees in big parts of Canada’s boreal forest ‘will probably die,’ says federal scientist
Meyer Carl National Observer (Canada)
Ecological Applications

5-Apr-2018
Without Birds, Lizards, and Other Vertebrate Pollinators, Plant Reproduction Could Decline by Two-Thirds
Yale 360
FrontiersESA, University of Southamption press release

27-Mar-2018
Vast boreal forest in Alberta threatened by climate change
Montgomery Marc Radio Canada International
EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release

26-Mar-2018
Half of Alberta’s boreal forest could disappear due to fires and climate change, study warns
Derworiz Colette The Canadian Press
EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release

16-Mar-2018
These Adorable Squirrels Are Also Baby-Killing Cannibals
Bittel Jason National Geographic
EcologyUniversity of Alberta press release

15-Mar-2018
Killer squirrels commit infanticide in times of plentiful food, study shows
Graney Juris Edmondton Journal
EcologyUniversity of Alberta press release

15-Mar-2018
Red squirrels commit ‘sexually selected infanticide’ when food is abundant: Alberta research
Ramsey Caley Global News
EcologyUniversity of Alberta press release

15-Mar-2018
Study: Red squirrel kills offspring of male rival, then mates with the female
Derworiz Colette The Canadian Press
EcologyUniversity of Alberta press release

15-Mar-2018
Male red squirrels kill offspring of rivals, new University of Alberta study suggests
Small Kaylen CBC
EcologyUniversity of Alberta press release

15-Mar-2018
Male squirrels kill rivals’ offspring when food is bountiful: study
jung Angela CTV News
EcologyUniversity of Alberta press release

15-Mar-2018
Bewhiskered butchers: Scientists discover a dark truth about red squirrels
Semenuik Ivan The Globe and Mail
EcologyUniversity of Alberta press release

6-Mar-2018
The Bloody Pirate Life of One of the Ocean’s Most Elusive Creatures
Elizabeth Preston The Atlantic
EcologyInstituto de Investigaciones Marinas (CSIC) press release

4-Feb-2018
Kampf der Titanen: Riesentintenfisch von Artgenossen verletzt – derstandard.at/2000072821762/Kampf-der-Titanen-Riesentintenfisch-von-Artgenossen-verletzt
Der Standard (Austria)
EcologyInstituto de Investigaciones Marinas (CSIC) press release

25-Jan-2018
Albacete en la Onda. Jueves 25/01/2018
Onda Cero (Spain)
Ecological MonographsUniversitat de Lleida press release

25-Jan-2018
Giant squid murdered by fellow squid on Spanish coast
Claire Toureille International Business Times
EcologyInstituto de Investigaciones Marinas (CSIC) press release

24-Jan-2018
Cambio climático propiciará incendios más intensos
El Diario (Mexico)
Ecological MonographsUniversitat de Lleida press release

24-Jan-2018
Duelo mortal de “krakens” por la comida
Sandra Penelas Faro de Vigo (Spain)
EcologyInstituto de Investigaciones Marinas (CSIC) press release

24-Jan-2018
Pelea de monstruos marinos
Atlántico Diario (Galicia Spain)
EcologyInstituto de Investigaciones Marinas (CSIC) press release

24-Jan-2018
Live Giant Squid Washed Ashore In Spain
Josh Davis IFLScience!
EcologyInstituto de Investigaciones Marinas (CSIC) press release

23-Jan-2018
Alterações climáticas vão trazer incêndios intensos e difícies de extinguir
dnoticias (Portugal)
Ecological MonographsUniversitat de Lleida press release

22-Jan-2018
El cambio climático transformará el régimen de incendios, según un estudio
la Vanguardia (Spain)
Ecological MonographsUniversitat de Lleida press release

22-Jan-2018
El cambio climático transformará el régimen de incendios, según un estudio
el Periodico (Spain)
Ecological MonographsUniversitat de Lleida press release

22-Jan-2018
El cambio climático propiciará incendios más intensos y dificiles de extinguir
EFE (Spain)
Ecological MonographsUniversitat de Lleida press release

21-Jan-2018


11-Jan-2018
Rutgers Study on Superstorm Sandy Could Help Areas Ravaged by Harvey, Irma, Maria in 2017
SNJ Today
Ecological ApplicationsRutgers University Camden press release

8-Jan-2018
Microorganisms In Antarctic Dry Valleys Relocating To Counter Thawing Ice
Suraj Radhakrishnan International Business Times
EcologyColorado State University press release

3-Jan-2018
MSU researchers: We’re not smart enough to manage wild turkeys
Michael Eckert The Times Herald
Ecological ApplicationsESA press release

2-Jan-2018
How A Forest in Sonoma Helps California Meet Its Climate Goals
Eric Simons Bay Nature Magazine
FrontiersStanford University press release

25-Dec-2017
Wild Pigs Reported in Gifford Pinchot National Forest for Second Year in a Row
Jordon Nailon The Chronicle (Greater Lewis County, WA)
2017 Annual Meeting

12-Dec-2017
Why we’re behind on saving the world
Rick Paulas Pacific Standard
Frontiers

12-Dec-2017
Humongous land crab dines on remote-island seabirds
Sarah Zielinski Science News for Students
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

8-Jan-2018
Microorganisms In Antarctic Dry Valleys Relocating To Counter Thawing Ice
Suraj Radhakrishnan International Business Times
EcologyColorado State University press release

25-Dec-2017
Wild Pigs Reported in Gifford Pinchot National Forest for Second Year in a Row
Jordon Nailon The Chronicle (Greater Lewis County, WA)
2017 Annual Meeting

11-Dec-2017
The World’s Largest Organism Is Dying
Tia Ghose Yahoo News
EcosphereUtah State University press release

9-Dec-2017
The world’s largest and oldest organism is super stressed out
Ephrat Livni Quartz
EcosphereUtah State University press release

9-Dec-2017
The world’s largest and oldest organism is super stressed out
Ephrat Livni MSN
EcosphereUtah State University press release

8-Dec-2017
Starving Polar Bear’s Last Hours Captured in Heartbreaking Video
Stephanie Pappas Live Science
FrontiersUSGS press release

6-Dec-2017
The World’s Largest Organism Is Dying
Tia Ghose Live Science
EcosphereUtah State University press release

29-Nov-2017
Risk of Shark Attacks in California Has Plummeted, Researchers Say
Danielle Venton KQED
FrontiersESA press release

20-Nov-2017
Animals feel a “landscape of fear” – just like humans
Cassie Freund Salon/ Massive
Ecology

14-Nov-2017
Study: NW forests getting denser, more vulnerable to fire (press release reprint)
KTVZ Channel 21 News (central Oregon)
Ecological ApplicationsOregon State University press release

10-Nov-2017
See This Giant Land Crab Attack a Bird (Video)
The British Journal
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

10-Nov-2017
Les crabes de cocotier, chasseurs d’oiseaux marins
Fabien Goubet Le Temps
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

10-Nov-2017
Los cangrejos gigantes de una remota isla del Índico están aprendido a capturar y devorar pájaros mientras duermen
Miguel Jorge Gizmodo en Español
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

10-Nov-2017
Riesige Krabbe knackt Vogel
Daniel Lingenhöhl Spektrum
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

10-Nov-2017
Раки-гіганти розтерзали птицю, яка спала (відео)
УНІАН (Ukraine)
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

9-Nov-2017
Giant coconut crab sneaks up on a sleeping bird and kills it
Jake Buehler New Scientist
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

7-Nov-2017
Yellowstone grizzlies may soon mingle with Glacier Park kin
Jim Robbins The Seattle Times
EcosphereESA press release

6-Nov-2017
For Minorities in Science, Building Community Matters
Lesley Evans Ogden Undark
SEEDS

6-Nov-2017
Watch: giant coconut crab savagely kills, eats large bird
Elana Glowatz International Business Times
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

3-Nov-2017
Yellowstone Grizzlies May Soon Commingle With Northern Cousins
Jim Robbins New York Times
EcosphereESA press release

3-Nov-2017
Potential paths of the grizzly bear identified
Kelsey Dayton WyoFile
EcosphereESA press release

3-Nov-2017
Illegal Weed Can Be Worse for Forests than Logging
Kaleigh Rogers Vice
FrontiersUC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources/ Ithaca College press release

1-Nov-2017
For Yellowstone grizzlies, paths may lead out of isolation
David Frey The Wildlife Society
EcosphereESA press release

1-Nov-2017
Hopping ecosystems will be hard for griz
Mike Koshmrl Jackson Hole News & Guide
EcosphereESA press release

1-Nov-2017
Watch this giant land crab attack an unsuspecting bird
Elaina Zachos National Geographic
FrontiersNational Geographic/ ESA press release

31-Oct-2017
The grassroots social network documenting real-time climate change
Benjamin Powers Pacific Standard
FrontiersESA press release

30-Oct-2017
Grizzly roadmap: Studies show grizzlies finding their way around people
Rob Chaney The Missoulian
EcosphereESA press release

30-Oct-2017
Grizzly roadmap: Studies show grizzlies finding their way around people
Rob Chaney Billings Gazette
EcosphereESA press release

30-Oct-2017
Is Biodiversity Beneficial to Human Health? Maybe Not.
Christie Wilcox Undark
Annual Meeting

30-Oct-2017
Is Biodiversity Beneficial to Human Health? Maybe Not.
Christie Wilcox Undark
Ecology

28-Oct-2017
Citizen scientists at Elkhorn Slough aid in sea otter research
Jennifer Leman Santa Cruz Sentinel
Ecology

27-Oct-2017
New study predicts Yellowstone grizzly bears could expand to other populations
Sean Reichard Yellowstone Insider
EcosphereESA press release

27-Oct-2017
Temperate forest dynamics and climate
Andrew Sugden Science Magazine (Editors’ Choice)
Ecological Monographs

26-Oct-2017
Car pollution causing rapid coho fatalities
Darryl Fears The Bend Bulletin
Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center press release

24-Oct-2017
The Killing Streams
Lynda Mapes Coeur d’Alene/Post Falls Press
Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center press release

24-Oct-2017
Is organic really better for the environment than conventional agriculture?
Hannah Ritchie Genetic Literacy Project
Frontiers

24-Oct-2017
Besuch für Yellowstone-Grizzlys
Deutschlandfunk
EcosphereESA press release

23-Oct-2017
Car pollution causing the rapid die-off of coho salmon
Darryl Fears Bangor Daily News
Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center press release

20-Oct-2017
A huge salmon die-off is happening — and our cars might be responsible
Darryl Fears The Washington Post
Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center press release

19-Oct-2017
Stormwater pollution in Puget Sound streams kills coho
Lynda Mapes The Columbian
Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center press release

19-Oct-2017
Report: Stormwater pollution in Puget Sound streams is killing coho before they can spawn
Lynda Mapes The Bellingham Herald
Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center press release

18-Oct-2017
Stormwater pollution in Puget Sound streams killing coho before they can spawn
Lynda Mapes The Seattle Times
Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center press release

18-Oct-2017
Stormwater pollution in Puget Sound streams is killing coho salmon before they can spawn
Lynda Mapes The News Tribune (Tacoma Pierce County)
Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center press release

16-Oct-2017
Inside Ottawa’s rush to dispute science before pipeline approvals
Mike De Souza National Observer (Canada)
FrontiersStanford University press release

2-Oct-2017
Pinguine naschen gerne Gelata
Der Standard (Austria)
FrontiersESA press release

29-Sep-2017
Who’s Eating Jellyfish? Penguins, That’s Who
Steph Yin New York Times Trilobites
FrontiersESA press release

27-Sep-2017
In a Changing Climate, Conservative Elephant Seals Suffer
Rebecca Heisman Hakai Magazine
Annual Meeting

27-Sep-2017
Hatch, Lee propose removing “intrastate” species from Endangered Species Act amid prairie dog battle
David DeMille The Spectrum
Issues in EcologyESA press release

26-Sep-2017
Live-action penguin hunter videos show new squishy cuisine
Michael Franco New Atlas
FrontiersESA press release

26-Sep-2017
WATCH: Cameras Catch Penguins Eating Jellyfish, Other Gelatinous Organisms
Himanshu Goenka International Business Times
FrontiersESA press release

26-Sep-2017
6,000 pounds of rotting pig carcasses can teach you a lot about nature
Katherine Ellen Foley Quartz
Annual Meeting

26-Sep-2017
Penguin-cams catch birds snacking on unusual prey
Amanda Kooser cnet
FrontiersESA press release

25-Sep-2017
Penguin-cams capture the birds feasting on JELLYFISH in ‘unexpected’ discovery
Cheyenne Macdonald Daily Mail
FrontiersESA press release

22-Sep-2017
How a 3-Ton Mess of Dead Pigs Transformed This Landscape
Christie Wilcox National Geographic 
Annual Meeting

20-Sep-2017
Springtime Now Arrives Earlier for Birds
Julia Rosen Scientific American
Annual Meeting

15-Sep-2017
Penguins caught feasting on an unexpected prey
Christie Wilcox National Geographic
Frontiers

15-Sep-2017
There are hardly any old fish left in the ocean – and that’s bad
Michael Tennesen New Scientist
Annual Meeting

12-Sep-2017
Study finds wolves remain successful hunters near tailings, open-pit mines
Vincent McDermott Fort McMurray Today
EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release

5-Sep-2017
Wolves remain successful hunters amid tailings ponds and oilsands mines
CBC News
EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release

31-Aug-2017
Can Snowshoe Hares Adapt to Climate Change?
Rebecca Heisman Sierra Magazine
Annual Meeting

31-Aug-2017
Plant-eating fish can protect coral reefs
Deborah Sullivan Brennan San Diego Union Tribune
EcosphereScripps Institution of Oceanography press release

30-Aug-2017
Pikas are disappearing from California’s Sierra Nevada mountains
Carl Engelking Discover D-brief
FrontiersESA press release

23-Aug-2017
Roadside trees trap asthma-inducing pollutants
Barbra Rodriguez Science Magazine
Annual Meeting

22-Aug-2017
Will only the flexible survive? Researchers are identifying the West’s wildlife that can best cope with climate change
Maya Kapoor High Country News
FrontiersESA press release

16-Aug-2017
El Niño ingigantisce le emissioni di anidride carbonica
Gabriel Popkin La Scienze
Annual Meeting

10-Aug-2017
The American pika: A case study in wildlife acclimating to climate change
Mike Gaworecki  Mongabay 
FrontiersESA press release

10-Aug-2017
Massive El Niño sent greenhouse-gas emissions soaring
Gabriel Popkin Nature
Annual Meeting

3-Aug-2017
Fuzzy Pikas Adapt to Climate Change at Different Rates
Adam Aton ClimateWire/ Scientifica America
FrontiersESA press release

29-Jul-2017
New study: Mountain forests store carbon better than flatland forests
Mikayla Mace Arizona Daily Star
EcosphereUniversity of Arizona press release

17-Jul-2017
UOG biology major conducts research at Harvard
The Guam Daily Post
SEEDS

11-Jul-2017
UC Merced Research Suggests Meadows In The Sierra Nevada Are Disappearing
Ezra Romero KVPR Valley Public Radio
Ecological ApplicationsUC Merced press release

7-Jul-2017
Seabirds in the UK and Ireland now have to scour an area THREE TIMES the size of Spain in order to find food as wind farms and humans are blamed for their desperate plight
Tim Collins Daily Mail
Ecological ApplicationsRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds press release

7-Jul-2017
UK and Irish seabirds search area size of Spain for food
New Scientist
Ecological ApplicationsRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds press release

7-Jul-2017
Satellite-tracking study gives new insights into where seabirds find food
Irish Examiner
Ecological ApplicationsRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds press release

7-Jul-2017
Seabirds fitted with GPS lead scientists to feeding ‘hotspots’
Gurpreet Narwan The Times
Ecological ApplicationsRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds press release

2-Jul-2017
Scientist says hatchery strays could threaten wild fish populations
Kelsey Lindsey Alaska Dispatch News
Ecosphere press release

27-Jun-2017
Universities Are Getting a Lesson in the Value of Early Training to Apply for Grants
Paul Basken The Chronicale of Higher Education
Letter

23-Jun-2017
Bears, their hair and their fishy fare: Study gives new insight into grizzlies’ salmon diets
Ivan Semeniuk The Globe and Mail
EcosphereRaincoast Conservation Foundation press release

23-Jun-2017
Mendocino College faculty member visits Capitol Hill
Daily Journal Lifestyle (reprint Mendocino College)
BESC Hill Day

22-Jun-2017
New study maps out salmon hotspots across B.C. for bears
CBS News
EcosphereRaincoast Conservation Foundation press release

19-Jun-2017
Accidentally Made Urban Wetlands May Benefit Your Backyard
Trani Olivia Inside Science
Frontiers

18-Jun-2017
The case of the leaning pine tree: A natural history mystery unfolds on the Central Coast
Robin Abcarian LA Times
Ecology

14-Jun-2017
This Network Of Indigenous People Is Reporting From The Front Lines Of Climate Change
Eillie Anzilotti Fast Company
FrontiersESA press release

12-Jun-2017
These Hungry Goats Learned to Branch Out
Nicholas Bakalar The New York Times
FrontiersESA press release

9-Jun-2017
Ecologists protest sudden end of NSF dissertation grants
Jeffrey Mervis Science Insider
Letter

9-Jun-2017
Cook Pine Mystery: Why do all people lean in the same direction?
Ruben Rodriguez El Confidencial
Ecology

9-Jun-2017
Puzzling slant
Hanno Charisius Basler Zeitung
Ecology

9-Jun-2017
These Trees Know Where They Are on the Planet
Arden Dier Newser
Ecology

9-Jun-2017
Puzzling slant
Hanno Charisius Tages Anzeiger
Ecology

9-Jun-2017
Este árbol se inclina siempre en la misma dirección
Frontera.Info (reprint La Bioguia)
Ecology

8-Jun-2017
Don’t Drain That Swamp! Accidental Wetlands Are Good for Cities
Elizabeth Preston Discover Magazine- blogs
Frontiers

8-Jun-2017
The pines tower of Pisa always hanging toward the equator
Greenreport.it
Ecology

8-Jun-2017
¿Por qué este árbol se inclina siempre, pero en distinta dirección?
Esteban Flores La Bioguia
Ecology

8-Jun-2017
These trees always lean toward the equator
Yahoo News (reprint CBC News)
Ecology

8-Jun-2017
These trees always lean toward the equator
Sherry Noik CBC News (Edmonton)
Ecology

7-Jun-2017

Giacomo Talignani Repubblica.it
Ecology

6-Jun-2017
The mystery of Cook Pine: why do they lean in the same direction?
Ruben Rodriguez MSN
Ecology

6-Jun-2017
These Pine Trees Always Point Toward the Equator, But Why?
Nathaniel Scharping Discover D-brief
Ecology

5-Jun-2017
Nadie sabe por qué estos árboles nativos del trópico se inclinan hacia su hogar cuando crecen en otras latitudes
Carlos Zahumenszky Gizmodo
Ecology

5-Jun-2017
Why Do The Strange Cook Pine Trees Lean Toward The Equator? Study Reveals
Hannah Elaine Science World Report
Ecology

5-Jun-2017
Mystery of why Cook pine trees can’t grow straight is finally solved: The plants ALWAYS lean towards the equator because they get more sun
Phoebe Weston Daily Mail
Ecology

5-Jun-2017
Scientists Just Solved The Strange Case of Pine Trees That Always Lean Towards The Equator
Signe Dean Science Alert
Ecology

2-Jun-2017
The strange Cook pine trees that always lean towards the equator
Richa Malhotra New Scientist
Ecology

2-Jun-2017
These weird pine trees always lean towards the equator
Bryan Nelson Mother Nature Network
Ecology

31-May-2017
Tree-Climbing Goats Help Disperse Argan Seeds in Morocco By Spitting Them Out
Allan Adamson Tech Times
FrontiersESA press release

31-May-2017
Au Maroc, les chèvres perchées dispersent les graines des arbres en les crachant
Anne-Sophie Tassart Sciences et Avenir
FrontiersESA press release

31-May-2017
Tree-Climbing Goats Keep the ‘Desert Gold’ Growing
Mark Barna Discover Magazine D-brief
FrontiersESA press release

31-May-2017
Do Tree-Climbing Goats Help Plant New Trees?
Marc Silver NPR Goats and Soda
FrontiersESA press release

30-May-2017
Tree-climbing, seed-spitting goats aid farming in Morocco
Yahoo New (Reprint Sky News)
FrontiersESA press release

30-May-2017
Newly-Evolved Microbes Could Be Eating 90% of Ocean Plastic
Chelsea Gohd Futurism
FrontiersUniversity of Exeter press release

30-May-2017
The Endangered Species Act won’t save animals. It’s not designed to.
Sarah Gold Slate
Issues in EcologyESA press release

30-May-2017
The Endangered Species Act is often too little too late, but it’s all we’ve got
Sarah Gold Grist
Issues in EcologyESA press release

28-May-2017
Las cabras trepadoras dispersan las semillas de los árboles escupiendo
Agencia Sinc
FrontiersESA press release

26-May-2017
Tree-Climbing Goats Scatter Seeds By Spitting
Forbes
FrontiersESA press release

26-May-2017
These tree-climbing goats disperse seeds by spitting instead of pooping them out, study says
Alessandra Potenza The Verge
FrontiersESA press release

25-May-2017
Scientists: argan reproduce using goats
Gazeta
FrontiersESA press release

25-May-2017
These tree-climbing goats spread seeds by spitting
Mary Beth Griggs Popular Science
FrontiersESA press release

25-May-2017
Tree-climbing goats spit out and disperse valuable argan seeds
Elizabeth Preston New Scientist
FrontiersESA press release

25-May-2017
Tree-climbing Goats Disperse Seeds by Spitting
Science Newsline
FrontiersESA press release

25-May-2017
The amazinf ree-climbing goats that help farmers disperse seeds by spitting them on the ground
Phoebe Weston Daily Mail
FrontiersESA press release

25-May-2017
Ptooey! Tree-Climbing Goats Spread Seeds by Spitting
Stephanie Pappas Live Science
FrontiersESA press release

25-May-2017
These tree-climbing goats spread seeds by spitting
Mary Beth Griggs Popular Science
FrontiersESA press release

25-May-2017
Newly-evolved microbes may be breaking down ocean plastics
Michael Le Page New Scientist
FrontiersUniversity of Exeter press release

24-May-2017
Tree-climbing goats disperse seeds by spitting (press release reprint)
Environmental News Network
FrontiersESA press release

19-May-2017
Century-long glacier study may help us crack climate change
Craig Welch National Geographic
Ecology

19-May-2017
CWD concerns persist
John Maday The Cattle Site
Ecosphere

15-May-2017
New study refutes research about Sierra Nevada forest
Xinhua Xinhua Net
Ecological Applications

11-May-2017
La libellule qui fait la morte plutôt que l’amour
Pierre Barthélémy Le Mond
Ecology

10-May-2017
Ecologists Find That Sierra Nevada Forest Has Higher Tree Density Than Previously Studied
Zen Menahem Seattle Times
Ecological ApplicationsUC Berkeley press release

8-May-2017
ECSU dean works to include all in studying environment
Ryan Blessing Nowich Bulletin (Eastern Connecticut)
ESA FellowsESA/ Eastern Connecticut State University press release

6-May-2017
What if the Predator Free 2050 plan is actually a terrible idea?
Jamie Steer The Spinoff (New Zealand)
ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

4-May-2017
Indigenous peoples, forest conservation and climate change: a decade of engagement
Kennan Rapp World Bank Blog
Ecosphere

3-May-2017
How Scientists And Indigenous Groups Can Team Up to Protect Forests and Climate
Gabriel Popkin Smithsonian
Ecosphere

3-May-2017
Zo gaan libellen om met ongewenste mannelijke aandacht
De Standaard
Ecology

1-May-2017
Female dragonflies play dead to get rid of aggressive males
Lauren Tousignant New York Post
Ecology

1-May-2017
Female Dragonflies Play Dead to Escape Stalking Males
Richa Malhotra LiveScience
Ecology

1-May-2017
Why Female Dragonflies Go to Extreme Lengths to Avoid Sex
Sandhya Sekar National Geographic
Ecology

30-Apr-2017
Female dragonflies play dead to avoid amorous males
Shelby Lin Erdman Cox Media Group
Ecology

30-Apr-2017
Female Dragonflies Fake Death To Avoid Sexual Harassment
Luan Chan Tech Times
Ecology

30-Apr-2017
Female dragonflies fake death to avoid men
Bryan Nelson Mother Nature Network
Ecology

29-Apr-2017
Females in This Dragonfly Species Play Dead to Shake Off Persistent Suitors
Mike Mcrae Science Alert
Ecology

29-Apr-2017
What To Do If You Are Approached By Sexually Aggressive Males, According To Science
Cynthia Than Inc.
Ecology

28-Apr-2017
Female dragonflies fake death to avoid males harassing them for sex
Hannah Osborne Newsweek
Ecology

28-Apr-2017
Greenhouse gas effect caused by mangrove forest conversion is quite significant
Chris Branam Environmental Research Web
Frontiers

28-Apr-2017
Some Female Dragonflies Fake Death To Avoid Males
Hilary Hanson Huffington Post
Ecology

28-Apr-2017
Some Female Dragonflies Fake Their Death To Avoid Unwanted Advances From Male Dragonflies, And Honestly, Same
Claire Warner Bustle
Ecology

28-Apr-2017
Extremely Relatable Dragonfly Fakes Her Death to Deter Horny Males
Maddie Stone Gizmodo
Ecology

28-Apr-2017
Female dragonflies play dead to keep horny males away
International Business Times
Ecology

27-Apr-2017
‘Vrouwelijke libellen zetten soms eigen dood in scène’ 
NU.nl
Ecology

27-Apr-2017
Some Female Dragonflies Pretend to Be Dead to Avoid Male Dragonflies
Aimée Lutkin Jezebel
Ecology

27-Apr-2017
Female dragonflies fake sudden death to avoid male advances
Sandrine Ceurstemont New Scientist
Ecology

27-Apr-2017
The jumbo carbon footprint of shrimp
Kate Evans Eco-Business
Frontiers

16-Apr-2017
More severe wildfires changing NW landscape (press release reprint)
KTVZ Channel 21 News (central Oregon)
EcosphereOregon State University press release

15-Apr-2017
Think Too Much: Making the case for science
Mike McInally Corvallis Gazette-times
Frontiers

12-Apr-2017
Rarehoneycreepers fighting decline
Ivy Ashe West Hawaii Today
Ecological MonographsUSGS press release

11-Apr-2017
How mangrove forest conversion is killing Earth
Yahoo News (repirnt ANI)
Frontiers

11-Apr-2017
How mangrove forest conversion is killing Earth
ANI
Frontiers

11-Apr-2017
Scientists Evaluate Ways to Save Hawaiian Honeycreeper (press release reprint)
Maui Now
Ecological MonographsUSGS press release

11-Apr-2017
Who’s Peeing in the Global Pool?
Elizabeth Preston The Atlantic
Ecology

10-Apr-2017
Land titling for indigenous communities leads to forest protection, peer-reviewed study finds
Mike Gaworecki Mongabay
Ecosphere

8-Apr-2017
Big-game jitters: Coyotes no match for wolves’ hunting prowess (press release reprint)
Scott Schrage High Plains/Midwest Ag Journal
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Nebraska press release

7-Apr-2017
Oxford trail dedication will be memorial to longtime conservationist
Bob Ratterman Hamilton Journal-News
ESA membership

3-Apr-2017
A Survey of the “War on Wildlife”: How Conflict Affects Conservation
Bethany Bella New Security Beat
FrontiersUC Berkeley press release

2-Apr-2017
Polar bears may not survive with land-based food
Catherine Griffin Science World Report
FrontiersUSGS press release

30-Mar-2017
Study: Livestock grazing can benefit struggling bird species
Watertown Public Opinion
Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release

28-Mar-2017
New study provides a blueprint for engaging indigenous peoples in REDD+ forest monitoring
Mike Gaworecki Mongabay
Ecosphere

28-Mar-2017
Livestock Grazing Effects on Sage-grouse (press release reprint)
The Cattle Site
Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release

27-Mar-2017
Livestock Grazing May Boost Declining Sage Grouse Population
Antonio Manaytay Tech Times
Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release

27-Mar-2017
News West daily roundup for Mar. 27, 2017
Sean Reichard Newswest
Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release

27-Mar-2017
Kojoten können Wölfe nicht ersetzen
Der Standard (Austria)
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln press release

26-Mar-2017
Study: Livestock grazing can benefit struggling bird species
Matthew Brown AP/ Billings Gazette (syndicated)
Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release

24-Mar-2017
People and honors: March 26 (Colleen Iversen)
Knoxville News Sentinel
ESA FellowsESA press release

22-Mar-2017
Chaos theory may help predict red tides
Gabriel Popkin Inside Science
EcologyUC San Diego (Scripps) press release

19-Mar-2017
Battling the ash borer: A look at the plan to contain invader ravaging Berkshire trees
Dick Lindsay The Berkshire Eagle
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

14-Mar-2017
Southern California: Why do red tides happen?
Martha Henriques International Business Times
EcologyUC San Diego (Scripps) press release

3-Mar-2017
Clean Water Rule: Seven Scientific Organizations Endorse Brief Co-Authored by Stetson University’s Biodiversity Institute
Digital Journal
Policy letter

3-Mar-2017
Former EPA scientists stunned by proposed cuts
Chris Mooney Boston Globe (reprint Washington Post)
Policy letter

2-Mar-2017
Wetlands scientists defend WOTUS with letter, brief
Ariel Wittenberg E&E News/ Greenwire
Policy letter

2-Mar-2017
Wetlands scientists speak out against Trump’s move to undo water rule
Ariel Wittenberg Science Magazine (reprint E&E News)
Policy letter

2-Mar-2017
Former EPA scientists to Trump: ‘Evidence does not change when the administration changes’
Chris Mooney The Washington Post
Policy letter

2-Mar-2017
Europese Commissie heeft zorg over aardappelmot
Boerderij (Netherlands Ag journal)
Ecological ApplicationsCornell University press release

28-Feb-2017
COMMENTARY: Take action to protect animals: Install good fences and be mindful of pets
Susan Riemer Vashion-Maury Island Beachcomber
FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release

23-Feb-2017
Predator poop key to repopulating plant populations
Claire Theobald Edmondton Sun
EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release

23-Feb-2017
Scat secrets: Edmonton study explores role of predator poop in spreading plant seeds
Wallis Snowdon Yahoo News (reprint CBC News)
EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release

23-Feb-2017
Spring arrives weeks early across the southern US
Hudson Lockett Financial Times
EcosphereUSGS press release

23-Feb-2017
Scat secrets: Edmonton study explores role of predator poop in spreading plant seeds
Wallis Snowdon CBC News (Edmonton)
EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release

15-Feb-2017
Forests along the Front Range may struggle to return after fires
J. Adrian Stanley Colorado Springs Independent
EcosphereColorado State University press release

11-Feb-2017
Global warming hampers post-fire forest regrowth in Colorado
Summit County Citizens Voice
EcosphereColorado State University press release

9-Feb-2017
California’s lost trees
Alastair Bland Sacramento News & Review
EcosphereUC Davis press release

3-Feb-2017
Wetlands Can Help Fight Climate Change
Brittany Patterson Scientific American
Frontiers

2-Feb-2017
Mangroves and marshes key in the climate change battle
IUCN Huffington Post
Frontiers

2-Feb-2017
Don’t drain the swamp! Why wetlands are so important
Kachur Torah CBC News
Frontiers

1-Feb-2017
Study: Restoring Wetlands Could Help Fix Climate Change
Kevin Enochs VOA News
Frontiers

27-Jan-2017
Uh oh. Studies find little U.S. money to study ecological impacts of chemicals
Lindsey Konkel Science Magazine
FrontiersCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Duke University press release

12-Jan-2017
New study analyzes biggest threats to Southeast Asian biodiversity
Mike Gaworecki Mongabay
Ecosphere

22-Dec-2016
Bitumen from the oilsands could impact marine ecosystems in 15 ways, scientists say.
Bryson Masse Vice
FrontiersStanford University press release

20-Dec-2016
Scientists just found 15 ways Alberta’s oilsands sector can alter oceans
Mike De Souza National Observer (Canada)
FrontiersStanford University press release

5-Dec-2016
Bombs aren’t wildlife’s biggest threat in a war
Brett Israel-Berkeley Furturity
FrontiersUC Berkeley press release

30-Nov-2016
Scientific evidence hard to find after Trudeau approved pipelines
Mike De Souza National Observer (Canada)
Frontiers

30-Nov-2016
This life on a dead coral reef
John R. Platt Hakai Magazine
Ecosphere

22-Nov-2016
Peer review ‘heroes’ do lion’s share of the work
Brigitte Osterath Nature
Bulletin

8-Nov-2016
Certaines grenouilles pourraient devenir herbivores à cause du réchauffement climatique
Anne-Sophie Tassart Sciences et Avenir
EcologyPlataforma SINC; Uppsala Universitet press release

7-Nov-2016
Climate Change Can Turn Frogs Vegetarian
Jaimee Bruce Nature World News
EcologyPlataforma SINC; Uppsala Universitet press release

7-Nov-2016
Snakes defend themselves with shape-shifting eyes
Elizabeth Preston Discover Inkfish Blog
Frontiers

4-Nov-2016
Brazil’s invasive pigs are bad enough. But now, they’re feeding rabid vampire bats
Chelsea Harvey Washington Post
Frontiers

3-Nov-2016
Tadpoles Prefer Vegetarian Meals During Heat Waves
Mindy Weisberger LiveScience (republished on Yahoo News)
EcologyPlataforma SINC; Uppsala Universitet press release

27-Oct-2016
Do Predator Culls Really Save Livestock?
S.E. Smith Care2.com
FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release

26-Oct-2016
This Snake’s Eyes Can Mimic the Pupils of a Viper to Look Scarier
Antony Joseph Labroots
Frontiers

26-Oct-2016
Study finds protected forests on public land burn less than severely logged areas (press release reprint)
Silver City Sun-News
EcosphereCenter for Biological Diversity press release

21-Oct-2016
Commentary: We all depend on nature
Bob Bryant Greenville Online
Issues in Ecology

13-Oct-2016
The Haunting Sound Of Climate Change Over 100 Years
Dominique Mosbergen Huffington Post
Ecosphere

11-Oct-2016
Hurricane Sandy-level flooding is rising so sharply that it could become normal
Oliver Milman The Guardian
EcosphereUS Department of the Interior / Forest Service press release

10-Oct-2016
Dung Beetles: how tough are these savanna insects?
Patrick Milligan National Geographic Voices
Ecosphere

7-Oct-2016
Earlier Springs Disrupting Ecosystems At Many National Parks, Study Finds (reprint of press release)
National Geographic Traveler
EcosphereUS Department of the Interior / Forest Service press release

6-Oct-2016
Climate Change Is Causing Earlier Springs in National Parks
Becky Little National Geographic
EcosphereUS Department of the Interior / Forest Service press release

6-Oct-2016
7 Iconic Views at Risk from Climate Change
U.S. Department of the Interior blog
EcosphereUS Department of the Interior / Forest Service press release

6-Oct-2016
Quite a mouthful
Cosmos
FrontiersMurdock Universtiy press release

5-Oct-2016
Building a ‘Good’ Anthropocene From the Bottom Up
Andrew Revkin New York Times Dot Earth
Frontiers

23-Sep-2016
This music was composed by climate change
Erin Blakemore Smithsonian
Ecosphere

9-Sep-2016
Canadian Scientist Finds Volcanoes Gave Life to Baby Saguaro a Century Ago
Maya Springhawk Robnett KAWC Colorado River Public Media/ Arizona Public Radio
ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

7-Sep-2016
No proof that shooting predators saves livestock
Ben Goldfarb Science
FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release

6-Sep-2016
The art of turning climate change science into musice
Brad Rassler Outside Magazine
Ecosphere

1-Sep-2016
Study Debunks Theory That Killing Predators Reduces Livestock Losses (press release reproduction)
Center for Biological Diversity KRWG TV/FM
FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release

1-Sep-2016
The case for mass slaughter of predators just got weaker
Jani Actman National Geographic
FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release

21-Aug-2016
Waarom drones nuttig zijn: van natuurbescherming tot medicijnlevering
Lisa Dupuy National Geographic Nederland/Belgie
Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

12-Aug-2016
Junk food fight: Science tests how birds compete for Cheetos
Seth Borenstein Associated Press
ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

5-Aug-2016
Fireball-Dropping Drones May Be the Answer to Managing Wildfires
Ada Carr The Weather Channel
Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

5-Aug-2016
Megafires Could Threaten California Spotted Owl
Amy Quinton Capital Public Radio (Sacramento)
FrontiersUniversity of Wisconsin – Madison press release

4-Aug-2016
Drones Shoot Fireballs to Help Control Wildfires
Laura Parker National Geographic
Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

3-Aug-2016
Fighting Wildfire With Fire — With Drones
Evan Thomas ABC Newsy online syndication
Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

2-Aug-2016
Scientists can now use fiery drones to light controlled burns (syndicated from Popular Science)
Coby McDonald Business Insider
Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

2-Aug-2016
Drones drop fire balls to ignite extreme controlled burns
Coby McDonald Popular Science
Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release

23-Jun-2016
Mysterious great white shark attacks on sea otters surge
Craig Welch National Geographic
FrontiersESA press release

1-Jun-2016
Chemistry shows how snowpack helps spruce trees fight off beetle infestations
Yereth Rosen Alaska Dispatch News
Ecological Applications

12-May-2016
Invasive pests No. 1 threat to WNC forests
Karen Chavez Ashville Citizen-Times
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

12-May-2016
The ‘sonic net’ that could be the humane solution to preventing bird strikes at aiports
Qin Xie Daily Mail
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release

10-May-2016
Researchers seek ban on pest-carrying imported plants
Marc Heller E&E News/ Greenwire
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

10-May-2016
PA Second Only To NY In Number Of Invasive Forest Pest Species
Liz Reid WESA 90.5FM (Pittsburgh’s NPR News Station)
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

10-May-2016
Forest pests cause $2 billion in damage in the US every year
Mary Beth Griggs Popular Science
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

10-May-2016
The ‘slow motion crisis’ that’s facing U.S. forests
Chris Mooney Chicago Tribune (Washington post syndication)
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

10-May-2016
Study: Invasive Insect Fight Costs $2 Billion A Year
Grace Hood Colorado Public Radio
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

10-May-2016
What It Would Take to Stop Invasive Pests From Destroying Millions of U.S. Trees
Julian Spector The Atlantic City Lab
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

10-May-2016
Damage from invasive forest pests as high as $2b a year, study finds
David Abel Boston Globe
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

10-May-2016
More forest pests than ever are entering the U.S., and it’s costing the public a fortune
Christina Procopiou Newsweek
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

10-May-2016
Invasive insects are ravaging U.S. forests, and it’s costing us billions
Chris Mooney The Washington Post
Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release

9-May-2016
Sonic net may stop bird and plane collisions
Sky News Australia
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release

6-May-2016
Sonic net around airfields ‘could save lives and billions of pounds’
Jamie Bullen Evening Standard
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release

2-May-2016
Hungry Polar Bears Decimating Seabird Colonies
Kieran Mulvaney Live Science
FrontiersUSGS press release

26-Apr-2016
30 years after Chernobyl disaster, camera study captures a wildlife wonderland (syndicated)
Karin Brulliard The Washington Post
FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release

22-Apr-2016
Remote Cameras Show Wildlife Thriving in Chernobyl’s Radioactive Landscape
Anna Norris The Weather Channel
FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release

22-Apr-2016
Kemp’s ridley sea turtles may face higher hurdle to recovery
David Sikes Corpus Christi Caller Times
EcosphereUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham press release

21-Apr-2016
Is wildlife thriving in Chernobyl’s radioactive landscape?
Ben Thompson Christian Science Monitor
FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release

20-Apr-2016
As the planet warms, how do we decide when a plant is native?
Janet Marinelli Guardian/ Yale Environment 360
Frontiers

19-Apr-2016
Photos show wildlife thrives near Chernobyl nuclear disaster site
Douglas Main Newsweek
FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release

19-Apr-2016
Wildlife ‘Abundant’ in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
Voice of America
FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release

18-Apr-2016
Animals Rule Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster
John Wendle National Geographic
FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release

16-Apr-2016
Sonic scarecrow: a new way to shoo birds away from airports
The Economist
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release

11-Apr-2016
Acoustic scarecrows: non-lethal way to reduce bird strikes?
GrrlScientist Forbes
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release

5-Apr-2016
Ventajas e inconvenientes de los muladares
ABC
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1-Apr-2016
How Bad Is Ocean Garbage, Really?
Elizabeth Preston The Atlantic
Ecology

31-Mar-2016
Surf’s up for wildlife
Jonny Armstrong National Geographic/ Society for Conservation Biology
Ecology

17-Mar-2016
Can bats be protected from wind turbines?
Lucy Schouten Christian Science Monitor
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Maryland press release

18-Jan-2016
Diverse Weather Conditions Make Lizards More Tolerant to Effects Of Climate Change
Katherine Derla Tech Times
Ecological MonographsJames Cook University press release

5-Nov-2015
Sonic net’ could reduce bird-plane collisions
Conservation Magazine
Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release

18-Sep-2015
Svalbard: Shocking picture shows emaciated polar bear ‘doomed to death’
Hannah Osborne International Business Times
FrontiersUSGS press release

9-Sep-2015
A single shade of grey
Taylor Paul Surfing Magazine
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26-Jul-2015
Madártojásra fanyalodnak a jegesmedvék
hirado.hu
FrontiersUSGS press release

8-Apr-2015
Climate change and polar bears: increasing hardship
Marc Montgomery Radio Canada International
FrontiersUSGS press release

2-Apr-2015
Polar Bears Unlikely To Survive On Low-Fat Terrestrial Diet: Study
Avaneesh Pandey International Business Times
FrontiersUSGS press release

2-Apr-2015
Climate Change and Polar Bears: Unlikely to Survive on Land-Based Food
Jenna Iacurci Nature World News
FrontiersUSGS press release

1-Apr-2015
Hunting on Land Can’t Help a Hungry Polar Bear
Becky Oskin Live Science
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4-Dec-2014
How diseases travel on the wings of birds
Tim Sandle Digital Journal
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Grizzly roadmap: Studies show grizzlies finding their way around people Rob Chaney The Missoulian 30-Oct-2017 ■ EcosphereESA press release
Is Biodiversity Beneficial to Human Health? Maybe Not. Christie Wilcox Undark 30-Oct-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
Is Biodiversity Beneficial to Human Health? Maybe Not. Christie Wilcox Undark 30-Oct-2017 ■ Ecology
New study predicts Yellowstone grizzly bears could expand to other populations Sean Reichard Yellowstone Insider 27-Oct-2017 ■ EcosphereESA press release
Car pollution causing rapid coho fatalities Darryl Fears The Bend Bulletin 26-Oct-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle press release
The Killing Streams Lynda Mapes Coeur d’Alene/Post Falls Press 24-Oct-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle press release
Is organic really better for the environment than conventional agriculture? Hannah Ritchie Genetic Literacy Project 24-Oct-2017 ■ Frontiers
Besuch für Yellowstone-Grizzlys Deutschlandfunk 24-Oct-2017 ■ EcosphereESA press release
Car pollution causing the rapid die-off of coho salmon Darryl Fears Bangor Daily News 23-Oct-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle press release
A huge salmon die-off is happening — and our cars might be responsible Darryl Fears The Washington Post 20-Oct-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle press release
Stormwater pollution in Puget Sound streams kills coho Lynda Mapes The Columbian 19-Oct-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle press release
Report: Stormwater pollution in Puget Sound streams is killing coho before they can spawn Lynda Mapes The Bellingham Herald 19-Oct-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle press release
Stormwater pollution in Puget Sound streams killing coho before they can spawn Lynda Mapes The Seattle Times 18-Oct-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle press release
Stormwater pollution in Puget Sound streams is killing coho salmon before they can spawn Lynda Mapes The News Tribune (Tacoma Pierce County) 18-Oct-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsNOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle press release
Inside Ottawa’s rush to dispute science before pipeline approvals Mike De Souza National Observer (Canada) 16-Oct-2017 ■ FrontiersStanford University press release
Pinguine naschen gerne Gelata Der Standard (Austria) 2-Oct-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Who’s Eating Jellyfish? Penguins, That’s Who Steph Yin New York Times Trilobites 29-Sep-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Hatch, Lee propose removing “intrastate” species from Endangered Species Act amid prairie dog battle David DeMille The Spectrum 27-Sep-2017 ■ Issues in EcologyESA press release
In a Changing Climate, Conservative Elephant Seals Suffer Rebecca Heisman Hakai Magazine 27-Sep-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
6,000 pounds of rotting pig carcasses can teach you a lot about nature Katherine Ellen Foley Quartz 26-Sep-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
Penguin-cams catch birds snacking on unusual prey Amanda Kooser cnet 26-Sep-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Live-action penguin hunter videos show new squishy cuisine Michael Franco New Atlas 26-Sep-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
WATCH: Cameras Catch Penguins Eating Jellyfish, Other Gelatinous Organisms Himanshu Goenka International Business Times 26-Sep-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Penguin-cams capture the birds feasting on JELLYFISH in ‘unexpected’ discovery Cheyenne Macdonald Daily Mail 25-Sep-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
How a 3-Ton Mess of Dead Pigs Transformed This Landscape Christie Wilcox National Geographic  22-Sep-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
Springtime Now Arrives Earlier for Birds Julia Rosen Scientific American 20-Sep-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
Penguins caught feasting on an unexpected prey Christie Wilcox National Geographic 15-Sep-2017 ■ Frontiers
There are hardly any old fish left in the ocean – and that’s bad Michael Tennesen New Scientist 15-Sep-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
Study finds wolves remain successful hunters near tailings, open-pit mines Vincent McDermott Fort McMurray Today 12-Sep-2017 ■ EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release
Wolves remain successful hunters amid tailings ponds and oilsands mines CBC News 5-Sep-2017 ■ EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release
Can Snowshoe Hares Adapt to Climate Change? Rebecca Heisman Sierra Magazine 31-Aug-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
Plant-eating fish can protect coral reefs Deborah Sullivan Brennan San Diego Union Tribune 31-Aug-2017 ■ EcosphereScripps Institution of Oceanography press release
Roadside trees trap asthma-inducing pollutants Barbra Rodriguez Science Magazine 23-Aug-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
Will only the flexible survive? Researchers are identifying the West’s wildlife that can best cope with climate change Maya Kapoor High Country News 22-Aug-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
El Niño ingigantisce le emissioni di anidride carbonica Gabriel Popkin La Scienze 16-Aug-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
Massive El Niño sent greenhouse-gas emissions soaring Gabriel Popkin Nature 10-Aug-2017 ■ Annual Meeting
The American pika: A case study in wildlife acclimating to climate change Mike Gaworecki  Mongabay  10-Aug-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Fuzzy Pikas Adapt to Climate Change at Different Rates Adam Aton ClimateWire/ Scientifica America 3-Aug-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
New study: Mountain forests store carbon better than flatland forests Mikayla Mace Arizona Daily Star 29-Jul-2017 ■ EcosphereUniversity of Arizona press release
UOG biology major conducts research at Harvard The Guam Daily Post 17-Jul-2017 ■ SEEDS
UC Merced Research Suggests Meadows In The Sierra Nevada Are Disappearing Ezra Romero KVPR Valley Public Radio 11-Jul-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUC Merced press release
Satellite-tracking study gives new insights into where seabirds find food Irish Examiner 7-Jul-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds press release
UK and Irish seabirds search area size of Spain for food New Scientist 7-Jul-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds press release
Seabirds in the UK and Ireland now have to scour an area THREE TIMES the size of Spain in order to find food as wind farms and humans are blamed for their desperate plight Tim Collins Daily Mail 7-Jul-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds press release
Bitumen from the oilsands could impact marine ecosystems in 15 ways, scientists say. Bryson Masse Vice 22-Dec-2016 ■ FrontiersStanford University press release

Universities Are Getting a Lesson in the Value of Early Training to Apply for Grants Paul Basken The Chronicale of Higher Education 27-Jun-2017 ■ Letter
Bears, their hair and their fishy fare: Study gives new insight into grizzlies’ salmon diets Ivan Semeniuk The Globe and Mail 23-Jun-2017 ■ EcosphereRaincoast Conservation Foundation press release
Mendocino College faculty member visits Capitol Hill Daily Journal Lifestyle (reprint Mendocino College) 23-Jun-2017 ■ BESC Hill Day
New study maps out salmon hotspots across B.C. for bears CBS News 22-Jun-2017 ■ EcosphereRaincoast Conservation Foundation press release
Accidentally Made Urban Wetlands May Benefit Your Backyard Trani Olivia Inside Science 19-Jun-2017 ■ Frontiers
These Hungry Goats Learned to Branch Out Nicholas Bakalar The New York Times 12-Jun-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Este árbol se inclina siempre en la misma dirección Frontera.Info (reprint La Bioguia) 9-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
These Trees Know Where They Are on the Planet Arden Dier Newser 9-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Puzzling slant Hanno Charisius Tages Anzeiger 9-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Puzzling slant Hanno Charisius Basler Zeitung 9-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Cook Pine Mystery: Why do all people lean in the same direction? Ruben Rodriguez El Confidencial 9-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Ecologists protest sudden end of NSF dissertation grants Jeffrey Mervis Science Insider 9-Jun-2017 ■ Letter
These trees always lean toward the equator Sherry Noik CBC News (Edmonton) 8-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
¿Por qué este árbol se inclina siempre, pero en distinta dirección? Esteban Flores La Bioguia 8-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
These trees always lean toward the equator Yahoo News (reprint CBC News) 8-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
The pines tower of Pisa always hanging toward the equator Greenreport.it 8-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Don’t Drain That Swamp! Accidental Wetlands Are Good for Cities Elizabeth Preston Discover Magazine- blogs 8-Jun-2017 ■ Frontiers
Giacomo Talignani Repubblica.it 7-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
These Pine Trees Always Point Toward the Equator, But Why? Nathaniel Scharping Discover 6-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
The mystery of Cook Pine: why do they lean in the same direction? Ruben Rodriguez MSN 6-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
The strange Cook pine trees that always lean towards the equator Richa Malhotra New Scientist 6-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Nadie sabe por qué estos árboles nativos del trópico se inclinan hacia su hogar cuando crecen en otras latitudes Carlos Zahumenszky Gizmodo 5-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Why Do The Strange Cook Pine Trees Lean Toward The Equator? Study Reveals Hannah Elaine Science World Report 5-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Mystery of why Cook pine trees can’t grow straight is finally solved: The plants ALWAYS lean towards the equator because they get more sun Phoebe Weston Daily Mail 5-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Scientists Just Solved The Strange Case of Pine Trees That Always Lean Towards The Equator Signe Dean Science Alert 5-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
These weird pine trees always lean towards the equator Bryan Nelson Mother Nature Network 2-Jun-2017 ■ Ecology
Do Tree-Climbing Goats Help Plant New Trees? Marc Silver NPR Goats and Soda 31-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Tree-Climbing Goats Keep the ‘Desert Gold’ Growing Mark Barna Discover Magazine D-brief 31-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Tree-Climbing Goats Help Disperse Argan Seeds in Morocco By Spitting Them Out Allan Adamson Tech Times 31-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Au Maroc, les chèvres perchées dispersent les graines des arbres en les crachant Anne-Sophie Tassart Sciences et Avenir 31-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
The Endangered Species Act won’t save animals. It’s not designed to. Sarah Gold Slate 30-May-2017 ■ Issues in EcologyESA press release
The Endangered Species Act is often too little too late, but it’s all we’ve got Sarah Gold Grist 30-May-2017 ■ Issues in EcologyESA press release
Newly-Evolved Microbes Could Be Eating 90% of Ocean Plastic Chelsea Gohd Futurism 30-May-2017 ■ FrontiersUniversity of Exeter press release
Tree-climbing, seed-spitting goats aid farming in Morocco Yahoo New (Reprint Sky News) 30-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Las cabras trepadoras dispersan las semillas de los árboles escupiendo Agencia Sinc 28-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Tree-Climbing Goats Scatter Seeds By Spitting Forbes 26-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
These tree-climbing goats disperse seeds by spitting instead of pooping them out, study says Alessandra Potenza The Verge 26-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Newly-evolved microbes may be breaking down ocean plastics Michael Le Page New Scientist 25-May-2017 ■ FrontiersUniversity of Exeter press release
These tree-climbing goats spread seeds by spitting Mary Beth Griggs Popular Science 25-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
These tree-climbing goats spread seeds by spitting Mary Beth Griggs Popular Science 25-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Tree-climbing goats spit out and disperse valuable argan seeds Elizabeth Preston New Scientist 25-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Tree-climbing Goats Disperse Seeds by Spitting Science Newsline 25-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
The amazinf ree-climbing goats that help farmers disperse seeds by spitting them on the ground Phoebe Weston Daily Mail 25-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Ptooey! Tree-Climbing Goats Spread Seeds by Spitting Stephanie Pappas Live Science 25-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Scientists: argan reproduce using goats Gazeta 25-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
Tree-climbing goats disperse seeds by spitting (press release reprint) Environmental News Network 24-May-2017 ■ FrontiersESA press release
CWD concerns persist John Maday The Cattle Site 19-May-2017 ■ Ecosphere
Century-long glacier study may help us crack climate change Craig Welch National Geographic 19-May-2017 ■ Ecology
New study refutes research about Sierra Nevada forest Xinhua Xinhua Net 15-May-2017 ■ Ecological Applications
Ecologists Find That Sierra Nevada Forest Has Higher Tree Density Than Previously Studied Zen Menahem Seattle Times 10-May-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUC Berkeley press release
ECSU dean works to include all in studying environment Ryan Blessing Nowich Bulletin (Eastern Connecticut) 8-May-2017 ■ ESA FellowsESA/ Eastern Connecticut State University press release
What if the Predator Free 2050 plan is actually a terrible idea? Jamie Steer The Spinoff (New Zealand) 6-May-2017 ■ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
Indigenous peoples, forest conservation and climate change: a decade of engagement Kennan Rapp World Bank Blog 4-May-2017 ■ Ecosphere
How Scientists And Indigenous Groups Can Team Up to Protect Forests and Climate Gabriel Popkin Smithsonian 3-May-2017 ■ Ecosphere
Female dragonflies fake death to avoid males harassing them for sex Hannah Osborne Newsweek 28-Apr-2017 ■ Ecology
Greenhouse gas effect caused by mangrove forest conversion is quite significant Chris Branam Environmental Research Web 28-Apr-2017 ■ Frontiers
Female dragonflies fake sudden death to avoid male advances Sandrine Ceurstemont New Scientist 27-Apr-2017 ■ Ecology
The jumbo carbon footprint of shrimp Kate Evans Eco-Business 27-Apr-2017 ■ Frontiers
More severe wildfires changing NW landscape (press release reprint) KTVZ Channel 21 News (central Oregon) 16-Apr-2017 ■ EcosphereOregon State University press release
Think Too Much: Making the case for science Mike McInally Corvallis Gazette-times 15-Apr-2017 ■ Frontiers
Rarehoneycreepers fighting decline Ivy Ashe West Hawaii Today 12-Apr-2017 ■ Ecological MonographsUSGS press release
Who’s Peeing in the Global Pool? Elizabeth Preston The Atlantic 11-Apr-2017 ■ Ecology
Scientists Evaluate Ways to Save Hawaiian Honeycreeper (press release reprint) Maui Now 11-Apr-2017 ■ Ecological MonographsUSGS press release
How mangrove forest conversion is killing Earth ANI 11-Apr-2017 ■ Frontiers
How mangrove forest conversion is killing Earth Yahoo News (repirnt ANI) 11-Apr-2017 ■ Frontiers
Land titling for indigenous communities leads to forest protection, peer-reviewed study finds Mike Gaworecki Mongabay 10-Apr-2017 ■ Ecosphere
Big-game jitters: Coyotes no match for wolves’ hunting prowess (press release reprint) Scott Schrage High Plains/Midwest Ag Journal 8-Apr-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Nebraska press release
Oxford trail dedication will be memorial to longtime conservationist Bob Ratterman Hamilton Journal-News 7-Apr-2017 ■ ESA membership
A Survey of the “War on Wildlife”: How Conflict Affects Conservation Bethany Bella New Security Beat 3-Apr-2017 ■ FrontiersUC Berkeley press release
Study: Livestock grazing can benefit struggling bird species Watertown Public Opinion 30-Mar-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release
New study provides a blueprint for engaging indigenous peoples in REDD+ forest monitoring Mike Gaworecki Mongabay 28-Mar-2017 ■ Ecosphere
Livestock Grazing Effects on Sage-grouse (press release reprint) The Cattle Site 28-Mar-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release
Kojoten können Wölfe nicht ersetzen Der Standard (Austria) 27-Mar-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln press release
Livestock Grazing May Boost Declining Sage Grouse Population Antonio Manaytay Tech Times 27-Mar-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release
News West daily roundup for Mar. 27, 2017 Sean Reichard Newswest 27-Mar-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release
Study: Livestock grazing can benefit struggling bird species Matthew Brown AP/ Billings Gazette (syndicated) 26-Mar-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUSGS press release
People and honors: March 26 (Colleen Iversen) Knoxville News Sentinel 24-Mar-2017 ■ ESA FellowsESA press release
Chaos theory may help predict red tides Gabriel Popkin Inside Science 22-Mar-2017 ■ EcologyUC San Diego (Scripps) press release
Battling the ash borer: A look at the plan to contain invader ravaging Berkshire trees Dick Lindsay The Berkshire Eagle 19-Mar-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
Southern California: Why do red tides happen? Martha Henriques International Business Times 14-Mar-2017 ■ EcologyUC San Diego (Scripps) press release
Former EPA scientists stunned by proposed cuts Chris Mooney Boston Globe (reprint Washington Post) 3-Mar-2017 ■ Policy letter
Clean Water Rule: Seven Scientific Organizations Endorse Brief Co-Authored by Stetson University’s Biodiversity Institute Digital Journal 3-Mar-2017 ■ Policy letter
Europese Commissie heeft zorg over aardappelmot Boerderij (Netherlands Ag journal) 2-Mar-2017 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCornell University press release
Former EPA scientists to Trump: ‘Evidence does not change when the administration changes’ Chris Mooney The Washington Post 2-Mar-2017 ■ Policy letter
Wetlands scientists defend WOTUS with letter, brief Ariel Wittenberg E&E News/ Greenwire 2-Mar-2017 ■ Policy letter
Wetlands scientists speak out against Trump’s move to undo water rule Ariel Wittenberg Science Magazine (reprint E&E News) 2-Mar-2017 ■ Policy letter
COMMENTARY: Take action to protect animals: Install good fences and be mindful of pets Susan Riemer Vashion-Maury Island Beachcomber 28-Feb-2017 ■ FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release
Spring arrives weeks early across the southern US Hudson Lockett Financial Times 23-Feb-2017 ■ EcosphereUSGS press release
Scat secrets: Edmonton study explores role of predator poop in spreading plant seeds Wallis Snowdon CBC News (Edmonton) 23-Feb-2017 ■ EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release
Scat secrets: Edmonton study explores role of predator poop in spreading plant seeds Wallis Snowdon Yahoo News (reprint CBC News) 23-Feb-2017 ■ EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release
Predator poop key to repopulating plant populations Claire Theobald Edmondton Sun 23-Feb-2017 ■ EcosphereUniversity of Alberta press release
Forests along the Front Range may struggle to return after fires J. Adrian Stanley Colorado Springs Independent 15-Feb-2017 ■ EcosphereColorado State University press release
Global warming hampers post-fire forest regrowth in Colorado Summit County Citizens Voice 11-Feb-2017 ■ EcosphereColorado State University press release
California’s lost trees Alastair Bland Sacramento News & Review 9-Feb-2017 ■ EcosphereUC Davis press release
Wetlands Can Help Fight Climate Change Brittany Patterson Scientific American 3-Feb-2017 ■ Frontiers
Don’t drain the swamp! Why wetlands are so important Kachur Torah CBC News 2-Feb-2017 ■ Frontiers
Mangroves and marshes key in the climate change battle IUCN Huffington Post 2-Feb-2017 ■ Frontiers
Study: Restoring Wetlands Could Help Fix Climate Change Kevin Enochs VOA News 1-Feb-2017 ■ Frontiers
Uh oh. Studies find little U.S. money to study ecological impacts of chemicals Lindsey Konkel Science Magazine 27-Jan-2017 ■ FrontiersCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Duke University press release
New study analyzes biggest threats to Southeast Asian biodiversity Mike Gaworecki Mongabay 12-Jan-2017 ■ Ecosphere
Bombs aren’t wildlife’s biggest threat in a war Brett Israel-Berkeley Furturity 5-Dec-2016 ■ FrontiersUC Berkeley press release
This life on a dead coral reef John R. Platt Hakai Magazine 30-Nov-2016 ■ Ecosphere
Scientific evidence hard to find after Trudeau approved pipelines Mike De Souza National Observer (Canada) 30-Nov-2016 ■ FrontiersUC Berkeley press release
Peer review ‘heroes’ do lion’s share of the work Brigitte Osterath Nature 22-Nov-2016 ■ Bulletin
Certaines grenouilles pourraient devenir herbivores à cause du réchauffement climatique Anne-Sophie Tassart Sciences et Avenir 8-Nov-2016 ■ EcologyPlataforma SINC; Uppsala Universitet press release
Snakes defend themselves with shape-shifting eyes Elizabeth Preston Discover Inkfish Blog 7-Nov-2016 ■ Frontiers
Climate Change Can Turn Frogs Vegetarian Jaimee Bruce Nature World News 7-Nov-2016 ■ EcologyPlataforma SINC; Uppsala Universitet press release
Brazil’s invasive pigs are bad enough. But now, they’re feeding rabid vampire bats Chelsea Harvey Washington Post 4-Nov-2016 ■ Frontiers
Tadpoles Prefer Vegetarian Meals During Heat Waves Mindy Weisberger LiveScience (republished on Yahoo News) 3-Nov-2016 ■ EcologyPlataforma SINC; Uppsala Universitet press release
Do Predator Culls Really Save Livestock? S.E. Smith Care2.com 27-Oct-2016 ■ FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release
This Snake’s Eyes Can Mimic the Pupils of a Viper to Look Scarier Antony Joseph Labroots 26-Oct-2016 ■ Frontiers
Study finds protected forests on public land burn less than severely logged areas (press release reprint) Silver City Sun-News 26-Oct-2016 ■ EcosphereCenter for Biological Diversity press release
Commentary: We all depend on nature Bob Bryant Greenville Online 21-Oct-2016 ■ Issues in Ecology
The Haunting Sound Of Climate Change Over 100 Years Dominique Mosbergen Huffington Post 13-Oct-2016 ■ Ecosphere
Hurricane Sandy-level flooding is rising so sharply that it could become normal Oliver Milman The Guardian 11-Oct-2016 ■ EcosphereUS Department of the Interior / Forest Service press release
Dung Beetles: how tough are these savanna insects? Patrick Milligan National Geographic Voices 10-Oct-2016 ■ Ecosphere
Earlier Springs Disrupting Ecosystems At Many National Parks, Study Finds (reprint of press release) National Geographic Traveler 7-Oct-2016 ■ EcosphereUS Department of the Interior / Forest Service press release
Quite a mouthful Cosmos 6-Oct-2016 ■ FrontiersMurdock Universtiy press release
7 Iconic Views at Risk from Climate Change U.S. Department of the Interior blog 6-Oct-2016 ■ EcosphereUS Department of the Interior / Forest Service press release
Climate Change Is Causing Earlier Springs in National Parks Becky Little National Geographic 6-Oct-2016 ■ EcosphereUS Department of the Interior / Forest Service press release
Building a ‘Good’ Anthropocene From the Bottom Up Andrew Revkin New York Times Dot Earth 5-Oct-2016 ■ Frontiers
This music was composed by climate change Erin Blakemore Smithsonian 23-Sep-2016 ■ Ecosphere
Canadian Scientist Finds Volcanoes Gave Life to Baby Saguaro a Century Ago Maya Springhawk Robnett KAWC Colorado River Public Media/ Arizona Public Radio 9-Sep-2016 ■ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
No proof that shooting predators saves livestock Ben Goldfarb Science 7-Sep-2016 ■ FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release
The art of turning climate change science into musice Brad Rassler Outside Magazine 6-Sep-2016 ■ Ecosphere
The case for mass slaughter of predators just got weaker Jani Actman National Geographic 1-Sep-2016 ■ FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release
Study Debunks Theory That Killing Predators Reduces Livestock Losses (press release reproduction) Center for Biological Diversity KRWG TV/FM 1-Sep-2016 ■ FrontiersCenter for Biological Diversity press release
Waarom drones nuttig zijn: van natuurbescherming tot medicijnlevering Lisa Dupuy National Geographic Nederland/Belgie 21-Aug-2016 ■ Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
Junk food fight: Science tests how birds compete for Cheetos Seth Borenstein Associated Press 12-Aug-2016 ■ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
Megafires Could Threaten California Spotted Owl Amy Quinton Capital Public Radio (Sacramento) 5-Aug-2016 ■ FrontiersUniversity of Wisconsin – Madison press release
Fireball-Dropping Drones May Be the Answer to Managing Wildfires Ada Carr The Weather Channel 5-Aug-2016 ■ Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
Drones Shoot Fireballs to Help Control Wildfires Laura Parker National Geographic 4-Aug-2016 ■ Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
Fighting Wildfire With Fire — With Drones Evan Thomas ABC Newsy online syndication 3-Aug-2016 ■ Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
Drones drop fire balls to ignite extreme controlled burns Coby McDonald Popular Science 2-Aug-2016 ■ Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
Scientists can now use fiery drones to light controlled burns (syndicated from Popular Science) Coby McDonald Business Insider 2-Aug-2016 ■ Frontiers/ ESA2016 Annual MeetingESA press release
Chemistry shows how snowpack helps spruce trees fight off beetle infestations Yereth Rosen Alaska Dispatch News 1-Jun-2016 ■ Ecological Applications
The ‘sonic net’ that could be the humane solution to preventing bird strikes at aiports Qin Xie Daily Mail 12-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release
Invasive pests No. 1 threat to WNC forests Karen Chavez Ashville Citizen-Times 12-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
Invasive insects are ravaging U.S. forests, and it’s costing us billions Chris Mooney The Washington Post 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
Damage from invasive forest pests as high as $2b a year, study finds David Abel Boston Globe 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
More forest pests than ever are entering the U.S., and it’s costing the public a fortune Christina Procopiou Newsweek 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
What It Would Take to Stop Invasive Pests From Destroying Millions of U.S. Trees Julian Spector The Atlantic City Lab 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
The ‘slow motion crisis’ that’s facing U.S. forests Chris Mooney Chicago Tribune (Washington post syndication) 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
Study: Invasive Insect Fight Costs $2 Billion A Year Grace Hood Colorado Public Radio 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
Forest pests cause $2 billion in damage in the US every year Mary Beth Griggs Popular Science 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
PA Second Only To NY In Number Of Invasive Forest Pest Species Liz Reid WESA 90.5FM (Pittsburgh’s NPR News Station) 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
Researchers seek ban on pest-carrying imported plants Marc Heller E&E News/ Greenwire 10-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Harvard Forest press release
Sonic net may stop bird and plane collisions Sky News Australia 9-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release
Sonic net around airfields ‘could save lives and billions of pounds’ Jamie Bullen Evening Standard 6-May-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release
30 years after Chernobyl disaster, camera study captures a wildlife wonderland (syndicated) Karin Brulliard The Washington Post 26-Apr-2016 ■ FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release
Remote Cameras Show Wildlife Thriving in Chernobyl’s Radioactive Landscape Anna Norris The Weather Channel 22-Apr-2016 ■ FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release
Kemp’s ridley sea turtles may face higher hurdle to recovery David Sikes Corpus Christi Caller Times 22-Apr-2016 ■ EcosphereUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham press release
Is wildlife thriving in Chernobyl’s radioactive landscape? Ben Thompson Christian Science Monitor 21-Apr-2016 ■ FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release
As the planet warms, how do we decide when a plant is native? Janet Marinelli Guardian/ Yale Environment 360 20-Apr-2016 ■ Frontiers
Wildlife ‘Abundant’ in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Voice of America 19-Apr-2016 ■ FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release
Photos show wildlife thrives near Chernobyl nuclear disaster site Douglas Main Newsweek 19-Apr-2016 ■ FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release
Animals Rule Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster John Wendle National Geographic 18-Apr-2016 ■ FrontiersUniverisity of Georgia press release
Sonic scarecrow: a new way to shoo birds away from airports The Economist 16-Apr-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release
Acoustic scarecrows: non-lethal way to reduce bird strikes? GrrlScientist Forbes 11-Apr-2016 ■ Ecological ApplicationsUniversity of Exeter press release
Ventajas e inconvenientes de los muladares ABC 5-Apr-2016 ■ FrontiersConsejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) press release
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