Tag Archives: Center for Conservation Biology

Center for Conservation Biology, Jan–Mar 2015 eNewsletter


I always find something really cool in this newsletter from Bryan Watts and his colleagues at the Center for Conservation Biology.  You will too.  Here’s a taste:

Posted in life | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Red Knot our newest Endangered Species


The rufa subspecies of the beleaguered Red Knot is to be the latest species protected under the Endangered Species Act.  Check out the story – and coastal Virginia’s key role in recovery – in the latest newsletter from the Center … Continue reading

Posted in life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Center for Conservation Biology – eNewsletter for late summer 2014


The latest newsletter is out from the Center for Conservation Biology, a joint project of the College of William and Mary and Virginia Commonwealth University. CONSERVATION STORIES Echoes of the Dough Birds Like a summer carnival coming to a Midwestern … Continue reading

Posted in life | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Waterthrush Podcast #21: Soy nectar?


Episode 21 of the Waterthrush Podcast is now live. What if we were in the midst of a mass extinction and no one knew it?  What if, every day, a great work of art was lost and no  one could … Continue reading

Posted in life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Center for Conservation Biology eNewsletter Apr.–Jun. 2014


Here’s a great update from the Center for Conservation Biology.

Posted in life | Tagged | Leave a comment

Conservation Cornerstones: eNewsletter from the Center for Conservation Biology


There are multiple cool stories in the latest Conservation Cornerstones eNewsletter. For example, read about the dramatic population crash of Laughing Gull as a nesting bird on the Delmarva Peninsula.  It looks to be a real-world casualty of rising sea … Continue reading

Posted in life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Conservation Cornerstones, July–September 2013


Check out the latest issue of Conservation Cornerstones, the newsletter of the Center for Conservation Biology in Williamsburg, VA.  My favorite features are the links to maps of satellite tracking data for Whimbrels – very cool!

Posted in life | Tagged , | Leave a comment