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Top conservation books (and a video): Our 2009 holiday list
Rob Goldstein creates a list of conservation books he would love to receive from Santa...
Can restoration be too small? Negative effects on bird behavior
When it comes to restoration and birds, bigger is sometimes better and too small can be bad...
Climate change, overfishing: together catastrophic for reefs
New research shows how climate change and overfishing work together to transform shallow reef communities.
Study finds gender of author has no effect on peer review process
An experiment tests whether changing the author gender affects the outcome of the peer review process...
The negative impact of salvage logging on bird communities
A new study finds that salvage logging after wildfires alters bird communities for the worse...
Can wildlife farming save rare animals from being hunted to extinction?
Wildlife farming has emerged as a potential conservation tool for species threatened by hunting...
Bogs self-restore after reduction in power plant emissions
Reductions in power plant emissions can allow degraded bogs to naturally self-restore....
The fate of freshwater mussels in a suburbanizing landscape
A study looks at why mussels in suburban streams are declining..
Fouled ship hulls not a big risk to freshwater systems
A new study offers up some good news on the risks of vessel transport in the Great Lakes...
Steep, high, and remote: bias found in the location of protected areas
Researchers conducted a geospatial analysis of protected area networks in 147 countries...
Avoiding disease outbreaks when introducing endangered wildlife
A study uses guppies as a model species to test best practices for wildlife reintroduction ...
Ocean rigs as vectors for entire communities of invasive species
This is the story of an abandoned ocean rig washing up on the most remote inhabited island on earth ...
GRANTS: the latest postings from our Funding Board
Lewis and Clark Challenge Cost Share
Conservation Leadership Program Fellowship
Nevada Schoolyard Habitats
Environmental Action Grants
Environmental Public Policy & Conflict Resolution Ph.D. Feollowship
Ecosystem Science Grant
Seaspace, Inc. Scholarship Program
Rocky Mountain Nature Assn - Research Fellowships
Region 6 Fisheries Conservation Management
Assembling the Tree of Life
Western Pacific Program - Packard Foundation
Marine Birds Grant Program - Packard Foundation
California Coastal and Marine Initiative
Maryland 2010 Teacher of the Year Award
Bronx River Watershed Initiative
full Funding Board: click