- Border lands. Mohlenbrock, Robert H. // Natural History;May98, Vol. 107 Issue 4, p73
Describes Tiak Ranger District, a portion of the Ouachita National Forest in Arkansas and Oklahoma. Diversity of the area's flora. INSET: Untitled (Information on the plants in Tiak Ranger District).
- Rabbi Victor Reinstein on his lifelong fight for LGBT Jews. Cataneo, Emily // Bay Windows;9/9/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 38, p11
The article presents an interview with rabbi Victor Reinstein, head of Jamaica Plain's Nehar Shalom Community Center, in which he discusses his advocacy of the LGBT community, controversy concerning his advocacy, and impact of LGBT inclusion on the Jewish community.
- Catastrophic extinctions follow deforestation in Singapore. Brook, Barry W.; Sodhi, Navjot S.; Ng, Peter K. L. // Nature;7/24/2003, Vol. 424 Issue 6947, p420
The looming mass extinction of biodiversity in the humid tropics is a major concern for the future[SUP1], yet most reports of extinctions in these regions are anecdotal or conjectural, with a scarcity of robust, broad-based empirical data[SUP2-4]. Here we report on local extinctions among a wide...
- In High Demand. Profous, George // New York State Conservationist;Feb2007, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p4
The article offers information on the Stewart State Forest in New Paltz, New York. The forest conjures up many different images for those individuals who have enjoyed its unique environment. Grassland-nesting birds, turtles and snakes that favor open fields, and salamanders that require small...
- FUTURE DEVELOPMENT PLANS AND THE SEVENTH SILVIC COUNTRYSIDE IN NATURAL RESERVE "DOMOGLED". SOLOMONESC, A.; CHISĂLITĂ, I.; MOATĂR, MARIA M.; ŞTEFAN, CAROLINA; STANCIU, S.; BANU, C. // Agricultural Management / Lucrari Stiintifice Seria I, Managemen;2012, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p389
Due to existing flora Domogled wealth of great scientific value, in relation to biological and ecological geobotany, especially species from various geographical association, which generated local and specific plant associations, Mount Domogled was declared a natural monument, bottom of the...
- 55 Years Ago in the CONSERVATIONIST. // New York State Conservationist;Oct2003, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p19
Presents a photograph of a deer and a wall tent with a wood stove at the Forest Preserve in New York.
- Oak Creek Canyon, Arizona. Mohlenbrock, Robert H. // Natural History;Jan85, Vol. 94 Issue 1, p34
Discusses one of the most abrupt geological features in the United States, Mogollon Rim, in the high country of northern Arizona. Wilderness of the Coconino National Forest; Canyon walls and how they consist of five layers of rock, each formed by a different geologic process; Details of the...
- Red Canyon, Utah. Mohlenbrock, Robert H. // Natural History;Dec88, Vol. 97 Issue 12, p18
Presents information on the tourist attraction the Red Canyon in the Dixie National Forest located in Utah. Red Canyon which lies at the upper end of the Paunsaugunt Plateau; Botanists who are unable to explain why Red Canyon has an unusually high number of endemic plants.
- Mineral Resource Availability and Consumption by Colobus in Kibale National Park, Uganda. Rode, Karyn D.; Chapman, Colin A.; Chapman, Lauren J.; McDowell, Lee R. // International Journal of Primatology;Jun2003, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p541
Very little information exists on mineral nutrition of tropical, forest-dwelling species, yet minerals are critical to growth, reproduction, and survival. We examined the mineral resources available to and consumed by colobus in Kibale National Park, Uganda. We combined behavioral data on...