The aerial survey of elephants, buffaloes and giraffes in the ecosystem
was carried out between November 19 and December 2.
One of the ways that the Government of Canada is working to improve the health, productivity, and long term sustainability of ecosystems
in Atlantic Canada is through the Atlantic Ecosystems
Initiatives (AEI) Funding Program.
To establish and nurture a healthy FinTech ecosystem
in the GCC, a sustained collaboration is necessary between three key players which include governments, financial institutions and entrepreneurs - with each participant clearly understanding its role as well as the benefits it stands to gain from involvement.
Although some writers use the term interchangeably with other words, ecosystem
carries a very different set of connotations and implications than network or cluster.
Two of the key issues hindering adoption of ecosystem
services in watershed management include a lack of clear definition and a lack of methods available to quantify ecosystem
Chinese homestead garden ecosystems
mainly originated in this period, though the ecosystem
structure was very simple and mostly entailed fruit-collecting and animal hunting.
But for scientists interested in how environments change and evolve when new species appear, novel ecosystems
can be "ideal natural experiments" After all, Marris explains, "it takes a dynamic ecosystem
to study ecosystem
This Essay, based on my presentation at Duke Law School's 2009 symposium, Next Generation Conservation: The Government's Role in Emerging Ecosystem
Service Markets, (7) briefly examines this emerging policy front and proposes a set of key policy questions, research needs, and options for building on the policy work that has been done to date.
A recently-released study by Earth Economics, estimates the Mississippi Delta's ecological communities currently generate up to $13,000 per acre in ecosystem
services each year.
In recent research published in the journal Invertebrate Systematics, Professor Andrew Boulton from the University of New England in NSW suggests that there may be a direct link between this recently discovered biodiversity in groundwaters and vital ecosystem
services either provided or facilitated by stygofauna.
Appointed by the Chesapeake Bay Office of the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, an FEP (fisheries ecosystem
plan) Technical Advisory Panel was charged with developing ecosystem
-based approaches to fisheries management and information for the Chesapeake Bay in accordance with the key recommendations by the National Marine Fisheries Service Ecosystem
Principles Advisory Panel of 1999.
For example, Donlan's team argues that there haven't been any plant extinctions in North America since the Pleistocene, which implies that the tools for a reestablished ecosystem
are in place.
One, the Sanctuary site, was used to demonstrate the ecosystem
benefits of conventional vs.
Although vast swaths of the boreal forest are losing trees to deforestation, the ecosystem
is approximately 70 percent intact.
The Millennium Ecosystem
Assessment (MA) is the largest assessment to date of the health of the world's ecosystems