Category Archives: Endangered Species

Origins of Restoration Ecology

Great background on the history of environmental restoration from Aeon. The practice was first championed as a cutting-edge conservation strategy by professional groups such as the Society for Ecological Restoration, established in 1988. Undeniably, there was controversy in the decade … Continue reading

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Discovery of Rare Mussels Kalamazoo County MI

In a stream within a mixed-use development scientists discovered a colony of rare snuffbox mussels. The developer appears very sensitive to that and wants to preserve the colony. “As we’ve considered what to do with the section of Portage Creek … Continue reading

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