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Three Mallards, a Merganser and a Bufflehead

Can local farming, by providing valuable feeding and resting space for wildlife, support biodiversity?
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Have You Ever Seen a Bufflehead Search for a Nesting Cavity?

Hobbies / Birding : 10,000 Birds (3 years ago)

There are quite a few species of duck that nest in cavities. Most people are familiar with Wood Ducks nesting in tree cavities but Common and Hooded Mergansers, Barrow’s and Common Goldeneyes and Buffleheads (Bucephala albeola) are ... Read Post

Is organic farming good for wildlife? It depends on the alternative...

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (4 years ago)

Even though organic methods may increase farm biodiversity, a combination of conventional farming and protected areas could sometimes be a better way to maintain food production and protect wildlife. Read Post

An uphill climb for mountain species?

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (8 hours ago)

A recently published paper provides a history of scientific research on mountain ecosystems, looks at the issues threatening wildlife in these systems, and sets an agenda for biodiversity conservation throughout the world's mountain... Read Post


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