SEAWEED, SALMON & MANZANITA CIDER
- Developmental Processes, Changing Lifestyle and Traditional Wisdom: Analyses from Western Himalaya. UNIYAL, SANJAY KR.; AWASTHI, ANJALI; RAWAT, GOPAL S. // Environmentalist;Dec2003, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p307
Traditional knowledge and practices are important in prudent resource use and biodiversity conservation. The implications of modernization and changing lifestyle are discussed in the context of agriculture and resource use, the two sectors in which maximum modernization has occurred. The...
- A Slice of Paradise Amid Sprawl. Hunter, Christyna // Parks & Recreation;Jul2003, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p60
Features the Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve in Loudon County, Virginia. Wildlife species present within the preserve; Goal of Banshee Reeks; Challenge facing the preserve.
- Reasons and Processes Leading to the Erosion of Crop Genetic Diversity in Mountainous Regions of Georgia. Akhalkatsi, Maia; Ekhvaia, Jana; Mosulishvili, Marine; Nakhutsrishvili, George; Abdaladze, Otar; Batsatsashvili, Ketevan // Mountain Research & Development;Aug2010, Vol. 30 Issue 3, preceding p304
Agriculture has a long history in Georgia; it has led to a great variety of ancient crops. However, this diversity is under threat for many reasons. First, introduced crops have caused a loss of traditional cultivars, because the introduced crops are preferred due to their higher yield....
- Gossypium germplasm conservation augmented by tissue culture techniques for field collecting Altman, D. W.; Howell, C. R.; Fryxell, P. A.; Koch, S. D. // Economic Botany;Jan/Mar1990, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p106
No abstract available.
- Geographical approaches to crop conservation: the partitioning of genetic diversity in Andean potatoes Zimmerer, Karl S.; Douches, David S. // Economic Botany;Apr/Jun1991, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p176
No abstract available.
- Conserving Biodiversity Coldspots. Kareiva, Peter; Marvier, Michelle // American Scientist;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p344
Examines the scientific foundation of the biodiversity hotspots conservation strategy. Consequences of the hotspot concept for the huge expanses of the planet that it leaves out in the cold; Factor to consider when deciding conservation funds and effort; Issues that argue strongly against...
- Rescuing the Key to Nature's Databank. Archer, Mike; Mather, Patricia; Talbot, Frank // Australasian Science;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p35
Discusses the importance of the science of taxonomy in the preservation of flora and fauna in Australia. Impact of ignorance and neglect on the diversity of natural organisms in the country; Problems posed by the lack of scientists to study and describe various species; Attitude of research...
- Plant and animal endemism in the eastern Andean slope: challenges to conservation. Swenson, Jennifer J.; Young, Bruce E.; Beck, Stephan; Comer, Pat; Córdova, Jesús H.; Dyson, Jessica; Embert, Dirk; Encarnación, Filomeno; Ferreira, Wanderley; Franke, Irma; Grossman, Dennis; Hernandez, Pilar; Herzog, Sebastian K.; Josse, Carmen; Navarro, Gonzalo; Pacheco, Víctor; Stein, Bruce A.; Timaná, Martín; Tovar, Antonio; Tovar, Carolina // BMC Ecology;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, preceding p1
Background: The Andes-Amazon basin of Peru and Bolivia is one of the most data-poor, biologically rich, and rapidly changing areas of the world. Conservation scientists agree that this area hosts extremely high endemism, perhaps the highest in the world, yet we know little about the geographic...
- HABITAT PLAN IS ONE-STOP SHOP. Eastwood, Rob; Lefaver, Scott // Planning;Dec2014, Vol. 80 Issue 11, p9
The article reports that the Glen Loma Specific Plan in Gilroy, California has obtained its first set of permits under the Santa Clara Valley Habitat Plan's streamlined permitting system in the summer of 2014. Developments mentioned include the Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency being responsible...