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Thumbnail : The Conservation Trust highlights the positive implications of farming on UK biodiversity

The Conservation Trust highlights the positive implications of farming on UK biodiversity

The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust is urging policymakers to ensure working conservationists are at the core of conservation and green plans in the UK. A new platform called Working for Wildlife developed by the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) refers to farmers and land managers as working conservationists. The GWCT believes this group […]

Thumbnail : A Day in the Life of an Assistant Ecologist

A Day in the Life of an Assistant Ecologist

Among the many areas within the environmental sector is the role of an assistant ecologist. In the case of Thomson EC, the duties of the employee who takes this position can involve a variety of tasks to help determine whether or not development can take place on specific areas of land. Assistant Ecologist Byron Humphries […]

Thumbnail : Sea Sponges Show Effects of Climate Change

Sea Sponges Show Effects of Climate Change

Rare Antarctic species grow and multiply as water warms It is becoming more apparent that the climate instabilities caused by the adding of greenhouse gases (GHGs) to our atmosphere is having effects in unusual places all over the world. It is unfortunate that many of the conservative predictions of the IPCC – the International Panel […]