ecological systems

Greens fume over bridge across river Hindon

May 24th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 24 (IANS) Environmentalists are up in arms against the proposed third bridge over Hindon river in Ghaziabad, saying it will cause floods and endanger biodiversity. Filling up the ... Read more...

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10 species disappear from Mexican forests

April 21st, 2011 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 21 (IANS/EFE) Eight species of snakes, one type of frog and a species of salamander have disappeared from the forests of southeastern Mexico, a senior biologist said.Sampling ... Read more...

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Scientists develop new method that can detect biodiversity losses

February 6th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): A team of scientists has developed a new method that measures the impact of human-caused environmental degradation on environmental biodiversity.The new method, called the Threshold Indicator Taxa Analysis ... Read more...

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Unesco calls for protection of the world’s heritage

July 3rd, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Quebec City (Canada), July 3 (DPA) The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) has called for a stronger commitment to protecting the world's cultural and natural treasures. At the opening ... 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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Natures balance diverges across the lines of culture, livelihood and political ideology

February 18th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new research has indicated that natures balance diverge across the lines of culture, livelihood and political ideology.Ann Kinzig, an Arizona State University associate professor in the School ... Read more...

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Indian-origin scientist reveals it took Earth 30 mln years to recover from mass extinction

January 19th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 19 (ANI): New research by a scientist of Indian origin, has indicated that it took a much longer time for ecological systems of our planet to recover fully after a ... Read more...

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