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Leave it to Beaver! (Do or Die)
Britain's severely impoverished fauna through further mammal reintroductions? But no, this is Scottish Natural Heritage we're talking about here - the notorious lapdog of the big Scottish landowners ... such as tree-felling, dam-building, 'canal' construction, etc.) are a potent force for the natural disturbance and succession processes that are missing in our landscape. The ultimate intention is to ...
www.eco-action.org


Within the Beauty Strip: Forest Management as if Salmon Mattered
Management that is based on short rotations falls outside the variability of natural disturbance regimes ... serious impacts from logging are siltation and turbidity. Most of these impacts are from soil disturbance from trails, yards, and roads, rather than the cutting down of trees.   • ...
www.meepi.org


Stop Walden Logging bill
It defines catastrophes so broadly that virtually any natural disturbance would qualify as a "catastrophe," ... fire and other natural disturbances, the Walden-Baird bill puts clean water, fish and wildlife at risk. o A forest recovering from a fire or other natural disturbance does not ...
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Precision ranching introduction
In an interesting parallel with in Sustainable Forest Management’s exploratory emulation of Natural Disturbance Regimes, hope has been expressed that heterogeneity of rangelands can be restored by ... . The Precision Ranching Initiative searches for new insights into the nature of ‘natural disturbance regimes’ on pristine rangelands and explores how grazing systems can be constructed to ...
www.deer.rr.ualberta.ca


EEK! - Critter Corner - Karner Blue Butterfly
This habitat has also lost the natural disturbance, such as wildfire and grazing animals, needed to keep this area a prairie habitat. ... Waupaca Jackson County Forests, Jackson County Necedah National Wildlife Refuge, Necedah Quincy Bluff & Wetland State Natural Area, White Creek Sandhill State Wildlife Area, Babcock Get Involved! If you live in ...
www.dnr.state.wi.us


ECNT Current Campaigns Marine & Coastal Aquaculture
It is this rich natural environment that attracts many tourist visitors. Heritage sites. The sea cage fish farm ... crabbing. Apart from natural disturbance caused to the harbour vegetation from periodic cyclones, the clearing of mangrove vegetation has not been significant. Water chemistry is regarded as essentially natural. The harbour ...
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Endangered Species Facts
Such disturbance helps maintain the butterfly's habitat by setting back encroaching ...
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Will Plantations Spare Our Natural Forests?
Or that plantations reduce pressure on natural forests. The more plantations, the more land for parks, ... and becoming part of the next generation. Dynamics differ among stands resulting from different natural disturbance regimes and various genotypes have adapted to the different dynamics. A plantation, on the ...
www.elements.nb.ca


Environmental Restoration: Understanding Disturbance
Disturbance also increases microclimate stress by increasing wind speed at the ground and sand blast. Natural herbivory appears to be a common ... vehicular disturbance on arid landscapes. Science 212:915-917. Lovich, J. and D.A. Bainbridge. 1999. Anthropogenic degradation of the Southern California desert ecosystem and prospects for natural ...
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Lancaster County Conservancy - Protecting natural places for people & wildlife
Nature Preserve Bell's Run Nature Preserve Ferncliff Wildflower and Wildlife Preserve, a National Natural Landmark Ray's Woods Nature Preserve Rannels-Kettle Run Nature Preserve Bellaire Woods Nature ... s risk No littering or dumping No taking of mineral, fossil, or archeological specimens No disturbance, removal, or injury of plants No camping No motorized vehicles, trail bikes, mountain bikes, ...
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