Habitats

The 5' RV

After a couple years traveling out of the back of a 4Runner we decided it was time to move to something with more space, more comfort and a longer …

How To Create A Wildlife Habitat In Your Own Backyard

Follow these simple steps to create a habitat for creatures both great and small.<p>There’s nothing quite like waking up to the sound of <b>birds</b> chirping, …

Gardening

Big Ideas in VR: The Space is the Story

<b>This post is part of an ongoing series about writing, storytelling, and critique in VR, in partnership with Galatea, a writing and narrative design</b> …

Storytelling

Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers

Omaha World-Herald. April 7, 2017<p>Senators handle sensitive child sex abuse bill carefully, responsibly<p>Nebraska lawmakers approached a difficult issue …

Housing

Alaska Salmon Policy Forum in Juneau focuses on salmon habitat laws

Alaska lawmakers are preparing to update salmon habitat laws for the first time since statehood. A Juneau policy forum will help guide the …

Fish

Indonesia’s famous ‘selfie monkey’ under threat from hungry locals

The crested black macaque shot to fame when one of the monkeys snapped grinning selfies and became embroiled in a US court battle – but the tussle …

Indonesia

Habitat marketing boss optimistic for brand revival, revealing latest Voyeur campaign

Habitat has faced challenges over the past decade that would have been insurmountable for many brands. But, with the backing of Sainsbury’s, the …

Marketing

Shrinking habitat may turn animals into easy targets

Smaller habitats could make tigers, tunas, and other creatures more vulnerable to over-harvesting, thereby boosting their risk of extinction.

Environment

Satellites reveal bird habitat loss in California

The Sacramento Valley once supported a huge network of wetlands connected to the San Francisco Bay Delta, but more than 90 percent of them have been …

Biodiversity

Revolutionary Eco Domes use air to construct the worlds greenest habitat so far

Domes represent a way of constructing buildings that inherit a lot of things long forgotten. They always resemble an attitude to go green, can be …

Construction

Mining company given approval to clear critical koala habitat for CSG wells

A gas company has been given federal approval to clear 54 hectares of koala habitat for new coal seam gas wells on Queensland's Western Downs.<p>QGC, …

Australian News

New bird habitat scraped out in Highlands bay

<b>A new wild bird habitat has been created at an RSPB Scotland reserve in the Highlands.</b><p>Called a scrape, the wetland area in Nigg Bay offers shallows for birds such as little grebes, mallards, herons, lapwings and curlews.<p>The site, on the Cromarty Firth, improves on a large pond created for waders …

Nature

Environmentalists win temporary halt to Devil's Gate Dam dig-out

<i>Water flows at Devil's Gate Dam in Pasadena on Tuesday morning, Sept. 15, 2015. ; Credit: Maya Sugarman/KPCC</i>Sharon McNaryEnvironmentalists on …

Environment

Habitat on Terrace: Modern Reinterpretation of a Classic Queenslander

Squeezing in five fabulous townhouses on a lot that is barely 760 square meters in area, <b>Habitat on Terrace</b> in <i>Brisbane</i> revamps an existing …

Architecture

Are Bears a Future Trail Access Issue?

The tragic death of a rider last June could have implications for trail access<p>From the moment Brad Treat saw the grizzly bear to the moment he …

Mountain Biking

A dreamy jungle house

There is not doubt that society has long romanticized the wilder regions of the world, with tropical forests and jungles calling to us all with a …

Interior Design

Bees of all stripes to get help from Cheerios’ mascot, Buzz

Cheerios is running a campaign to increase wildflower coverage and bring back the bees.<p>March 16, 2017 —Buzz the Bee, the mascot for Honey Nut …

Bees

Flower-rich habitats increase survival of bumblebee families: New research led by the UK's Centre for Ecology & Hydrology has revealed for the first time that flower-rich habitats are key to enhancing the survival of bumblebee families between years

New research led by the UK's Centre for Ecology & Hydrology has revealed for the first time that flower-rich habitats are key to enhancing the …

Biology

Bobby De Keyzer Pro For Habitat

Congrats to Bobby De Keyzer for making it to the pro ranks via Habitat Skateboards over the weekend! I think we can all agree that it’s completely …

Skateboarding

Koala population crash highlights long list of failures, report finds

Koala protection efforts are failing in Queensland despite clear evidence of devastating population losses, a new report has found.<p>An expert panel, …

Environment

Two Fort St. John men convicted in moose riding incident

Two Fort St. John men were convicted Friday under the BC Wildlife Act for harassing a swimming moose.<p>The Britsh Columbia Conservation Officer Service …

MOOSE

Northwest Fishletter

NW Fishletter #367, March 6, 2017<p><b>[2] Council Continues to Question Columbia Basin Habitat-Monitoring Projects</b><p>During December and February meetings …

Ecosystems

700+ native bee species spiraling toward extinction

<b>North American bees are at risk of disappearing thanks to severe habitat loss and increasing pesticide use, among other threats, new report …

Biodiversity

B.C. farmer fined over 4 grizzly bear deaths

Grizzly sow with 3 cubs shot near Dunster in 2014<p>A B.C.court has fined a farmer over the 2014 shooting deaths of a grizzly bear sow and its three …

Endangered Species

The U.S. Biodiversity Crisis - National Wildlife Federation

A surprising number and variety of North American wildlife species are quietly disappearing<p>01-30-2017 // Paul Tolmé<p>An eastern towhee faces the wind …

Biodiversity

Bird Fact Friday – When habitat dictates behavior

From page 15 of <i>Better Birding</i>:<p>Habitat very often dictates behavior. A Northern Harrier glides and swoops low over fields and marshes, periodically …

Nature

North American bee species inching towards extinction

Habitat loss, heavy pesticide use, climate change and increasing urbanisation are the main causes for declining bee populations.<p>More than 700 of the …

Biodiversity

Hundreds of North American bee species face extinction: study

(Reuters) - More than 700 of the 4,000 native bee species in North America and Hawaii are believed to be inching toward extinction due to increased pesticide use leading to habitat loss, a scientific study showed on Wednesday.<p>The Center for Biological Diversity's report concluded that of the 1,437 …

Biodiversity

The Price Of Admission To The Panda Habitat Is Your Blood

Some clown in China thought it would be a good idea for him to stroll into a panda habitat and disturb the sleeping bear within it. Unfortunately for …

WATCH: Drone Destroyed by Tigers After Flying Into Habitat

It was a battle of nature vs. technology in China, and a group of tigers give a pretty good idea of who wins that fight.<p>A drone with a camera made …

Drones