ecological change

Sparrow decline indicates serious environmental change: Experts

May 9th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) House sparrows are an indicator of the environmental health of an area, and their disappearance could be linked to a rise in infectious diseases and ... Read more...

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Some body parts more sensitive to ecological change

November 22nd, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) Some parts of the body are more sensitive to environmental change than others, which may lead to better ways of treating a variety of diseases, including ... Read more...

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Pacific colonisation more recent and rapid than previously thought

December 28th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 28 (ANI): A new research has suggested that East Polynesia was colonised by humans more recently, and faster, than previously thought.The study indicates the region was settled in two ... Read more...

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Aznalcollar disaster compared with 65 mln yr old mass extinction event

February 3rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 3 (ANI): A team of scientists from the University of Granada (UGR) has compared the disaster caused by the Aznalcollar spillage in the Donana National Park in Andalusia 11 years ... Read more...

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Rising CO2 levels could be making trees grow like crazy

December 5th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 5 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the rising level of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) may be fueling more than climate change, as it could also be making some ... Read more...

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‘Hotspots’ of human impact on coastal areas ranked

July 10th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): A new study has ranked 'hotspots' among coastal marine ecosystems that are at risk worldwide as a result of human activities.The study, by scientists at UC (University of ... Read more...

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Ecosystem connectivity patterns can yield better predictions of future ecological change

June 2nd, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington, June 2 (ANI): By examining how human influences interact with natural processes to influence connectivity at the continental scale, ecologists have determined that networks of large-scale experiments are needed to ... Read more...

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Oz scientist urges curbing developing worlds population to check global warming

November 20th, 2007 - 3:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): If you need to reduce mankinds impact on the environment, then something has to be done to halt the population growth in developing countries, suggests an eminent expatriate ... Read more...

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