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Invertebrate numbers nearly halve as human population doubles
Invertebrate numbers have decreased by 45% on average over a 35 year period in which the human population doubled, reports a study on the impact of humans on declining animal numbers. View News Article (2014-07-25)


Stanford biologist warns of early stages of Earth's 6th mass extinction event
The planet's current biodiversity, the product of 3.5 billion years of evolutionary trial and error, is the highest in the history of life. But it may be reaching a tipping point. View News Article (2014-07-25)


Climate change and the soil
The planet's soil releases about 60 billion tons of carbon into the atmosphere each year, which is far more than that released by burning fossil fuels. View News Article (2014-07-24)


UM-led research team contributes to the management of South Florida coastal environments
A Florida-based marine research team has developed a unique formal process and modeling framework to help manage South Florida's economically important coastal marine environments.  View News Article (2014-07-21)


New mite species from a Caribbean mesophotic coral ecosystem named after J.Lo
During a recent survey of organisms collected from Bajo de Sico, a mesophotic coral reef ecosystem in Mona Passage off Puerto Rico, one pontarachnid mite species new to science was discovered. View News Article (2014-07-15)


Invasion of yellow crazy ant in a Seychelles UNESCO palm forest: Threats and solutions
The yellow crazy ant Anoplolepis gracilipes is ranked amongst the top 100 worst global invasive species and is responsible for catastrophic ecological impacts on islands. View News Article (2014-07-10)


New report evaluates progress of comprehensive everglades restoration plan
Although planning for Everglades restoration projects has advanced considerably over the past two years, financial, procedural, and policy constraints have impeded project implementation, says a new congressionally mandated report from the National Research Council.  View News Article (2014-06-30)


Single tick bite can pack double pathogen punch
People who get bitten by a blacklegged tick have a higher-than-expected chance of being exposed to more than one pathogen at the same time.  View News Article (2014-06-20)


Researchers map fishing resources to assist land managers, anglers
Anglers in North Carolina and Virginia who are looking for privacy at good fishing spots should head for the mountains, according to a Virginia Tech study of the capacity, quality, and demand of freshwater recreational fishing sites in the two states. View News Article (2014-06-19)


How red tide knocks out its competition
New research reveals how the algae behind red tide thoroughly disables - but doesn't kill - other species of algae. The study shows how chemical signaling between algae can trigger big changes in the marine ecosystem. View News Article (2014-06-05)

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