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Ellie's Ecology & Climate Change News

Los Farallones


A weekly compilation of ecology, climate change and related news from across the web for Point Blue staff and our friends, gathered by Point Blue President & CEO Ellie Cohen. From Point Blue Conservation Science on Farallon National Wildlife Refuge. An account of the trials and tribulations of conducting ecological fieldwork on a small, rocky island 28 miles west of San Francisco (37.7 N, 120 W). Monthly bird-banding summaries from our conservation scientists in training as well as occasional updates from our scientists, interns and educators about research and conservation work being done out of our Palomarin Field Station, the longest running avian community study west of the Mississippi.