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Conservation Science News October 18, 2013

October 18, 2013

Focus of the Week – Geoengineering: IPCC and Perspectives 1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3- POLICY 4- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 5- RESOURCES and REFERENCES 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST  7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK ——————————– NOTE: Please feel free to pass on my weekly news update that has been prepared for Point Blue […]

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Antarctica, Palomarin and the US Government Shutdown October 16, 2013

October 16, 2013

Adélie penguins. Photo by Viola Toniolo Grant Ballard, PhD, Point Blue‘s Chief Science Officer, recently presented on our collaborative Antarctic research at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Grant’s in-depth and highly-recommended briefing is available for viewing here. Tracking changes in Adélie penguins and the Ross Sea ecosystem since 1972, Point Blue is contributing to the […]

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Conservation Science News October 11, 2013

October 11, 2013

Highlight of the Week – Terrestrial Ecosystems at Risk, Increasing Water Scarcity (new Potsdam studies), and Earth’s Impending Tipping Point 1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3- POLICY 4- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 5- RESOURCES and REFERENCES 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST  7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK ——————————– NOTE: Please feel free to pass on […]

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Conservation Science News October 4, 2013

October 4, 2013

Highlight of the Week 1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3- POLICY 4- RESOURCES and REFERENCES 5- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST  7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK ——————————– NOTE: Please feel free to pass on my weekly news update that has been prepared for Point Blue Conservation Science staff.  The information […]

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Conservation Science News September 27, 2013

September 27, 2013

Highlight of the Week IPCC REPORT RELEASED: Upper Limit on Emissions is Nearing -3.6 degrees F by ~2040   1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3- POLICY 4- RESOURCES and REFERENCES 5- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST  7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK ——————————–   Conservation science for a healthy planet NOTE: […]

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Conservation Science News September 20, 2013

September 20, 2013

Highlight of the Week– NATURE SPECIAL: OUTLOOK FOR EARTH- NEW IPCC REPORT 1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3- POLICY 4- RESOURCES and REFERENCES 5- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST  7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK ——————————– NOTE: Please feel free to pass on my weekly news update that has been prepared […]

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Conservation Science News September 13, 2013

September 13, 2013

Highlight of the Week –WATER SCARCITY, GROUNDWATER and DROUGHT   1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3- POLICY 4- RESOURCES and REFERENCES 5- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST  7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK ——————————– NOTE: Please feel free to pass on my weekly news update that has been prepared for Point […]

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Conservation Science News September 7, 2013

September 7, 2013

Highlight of the Week — Climate Perils of Human Population Growth 1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3- POLICY 4- RESOURCES and REFERENCES 5- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST  7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK ——————————– NOTE: Please feel free to pass on my weekly news update that has been prepared for […]

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Conservation Science News August 30, 2013

August 30, 2013

Highlight of the Week– Wildfire and Climate Change 1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3-POLICY 4-RESOURCES and REFERENCES 5- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST 7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK   ——————————– We have changed our name to Point Blue Conservation Science (formerly PRBO) reflecting the expanded depth and reach of our […]

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Conservation Science News August 23, 2013

August 23, 2013

Highlights of the Week     – We’ve been asking the wrong questions about conservation; the Natural Capital debt 1-ECOLOGY, BIODIVERSITY, RELATED 2–CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS 3-POLICY 4-RESOURCES and REFERENCES 5- RENEWABLES, ENERGY AND RELATED 6–OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST 7–IMAGES OF THE WEEK ——————————– We have changed our name to Point Blue Conservation Science […]

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