Jim Wildermuth

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Ceres: Water and Climate Risks Growing Threat to US Corn Production

Image credit: Ceres<p>Related:<p>Water and climate change risks are rising in the $67 billion U.S. corn sector, contributing to production and price …

In the West, what used to be snow, falling as rain

The current and future extent of the strongly rain-dominated (blue), strongly snow- dominated (white), and rain-snow mix (pink to red) areas within …

Scientists reveal the future of farming. Yes, this is a Talent Acquisition Post.

As a Tech, Cleantech and Biotech enthusiast, I was reading an article on farming software and technologies and came across an interesting one on the …

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The fabric of our society is threatened by our mismanagement of water

There is a global water crisis unfolding before our eyes. From floods in the Balkans to drought in California, from chronic water pollution in China to mass disconnections in Detroit, we are seeing the fabric of our society threatened by our mismanagement of our most important resource.<p>We have all …

Warming climate may spread drying to a third of Earth, says study

Why are you closing?<p>It hides the content It looks like an ad I trust only original links<p>Link shared by<p>Links by @Just Plain Me<p>Australia drying caused …

Study Finds National Park Ecosystems Threatened by Nutrient Pollution

National parks are protected by the federal government and carefully managed, so it’s easy to assume that they’re safe from the harm of human …

Endangered butterfly defies climate change with new diet and habitat

A butterfly species whose population collapsed because of climate change and habitat loss has defied predictions of extinction to rapidly move to cooler climes and change its food plant.<p>The quino checkerspot (<i>Euphydryas editha quino</i>), found in Mexico and California, has shifted to higher altitudes …

The world’s top 10 most unusual and endangered birds - in pictures

Scientists from the Zoological Society of London and Yale University have assessed the world’s 9,993 bird species according to their evolutionary distinctiveness and global extinction risk to produce a list of the world’s 100 most unusual and endangered birds. Here are the top 10

Canada: Government Removes Humpback Whales from 'Threatened' Species List to Pass Oil Pipeline Project

Canada's government has downgraded the protection of North Pacific humpback whales in order to allow the $7.9 billion Northern Gateway pipeline …

Environmentalists Sue US Government to Get Bees Listed as Endangered Animals

What’s an insect have to do to get on the endangered species list these days? That’s the question some environmentalists are asking after a failed …

Obama announces plan to save honey bees

The United States is launching an effort to save some of its busiest workers: honey bees.<p>President Barack Obama created a task force comprising various agencies to address the issue of rapidly diminishing honey bees and other pollinators.<p>Honey bees pollinate fruit, nuts and vegetables, and are …