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Amazing Dog Helps Find and Save Endangered Species! [Photos, Video]
Environment  (tags: animal, animals, dog, dogs, conservation, science, environment, green, nature, pets, butterfly, butterflies, oregon, endangered species, plants, wildlife, nature conservancy, tnc, the nature conservancy, good news, habitat, protection, insects, cute )

- 2061 days ago -
Rogue, a 4-year-old Belgian sheepdog, helps The Nature Conservancy find rare plants in Oregon that provide shelter for an endangered butterfly. Check out the great video and photos! Why isn't *my* dog this smart?!
Climate Change Threatens Two-Thirds of California's Unique Plants, Study Says
Environment  (tags: climate-change, animals, wildlife, habitat, nature, plants, USA, california )

- 2123 days ago -
Califoria's plants are at risk of collapse unless they migrate or are moved to refuges, scientists say. Animals may also be separated from plants on which they depend, according to researchers.
Funding Boost for Shingle Species
Environment  (tags: habitat, restoring, protection, nature, wildlife, plants, conservation )

- 2176 days ago -
Rare plants and animals that live on the shingle beaches of East Sussex are set to benefit from a new project to protect and enhance their home. The East Sussex Shingle Project aims to involve local people in protecting, restoring and enjoying the
Medical Plants 'Face Extinction'
Environment  (tags: Medical, plants, risks, study, research, society, medicine, endangered, environment, conservation, nature, wildlife, extinction )

- 2279 days ago -
Hundreds of medicinal plants are at risk of extinction, threatening the discovery of future cures for disease, according to experts.
Planet in Peril ...You Tube........on Video   video
Environment  (tags: Human Population, RainForests, Vanishing Habitats, plants, ecosystem, Earth, Global warming, Vegan, Earth friendly, Eco-friendly, children, kids, Learn, Mining, Awareness, Forests, Teachers, Education, Wildlife, Conservation, Environment, Take Action )

- 2285 days ago -
CNN takes viewers around the world in a 2-part, 4hr Doc that examines our changing planet. This worldwide investigation looks at 4 key issues: Global Warming, Vanishing Habitats, Disappearing Species... Human Population Growth.
Top 10 Conservation Successes for 2007
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, conservation, animals, habitats, wildlife, plants, endangered species, science, success, oceans, china, new york, biodiversity, ecology, tnc, nature conservancy, the nature conservancy, non-profits, charity )

- 2311 days ago -
From New York to Costa Rica, from the first national park in China to a marine protected area in the South Pacific, these are the best of the best, the conservation success stories with the most impact for nature and people in 2007.
Study: Vitamin C Essential For Plant Growth
Environment  (tags: environment, research, vitamin C, plants, agriculture )

- 2386 days ago -
University of Exeter - Scientists from the University of Exeter and Shimane University in Japan have proved for the first time that vitamin C is essential for plant growth. This discovery could have implications for agriculture and for the production of
Antarctica's Plants, Animals Survived Ice Age
Environment  (tags: climate, ClimateChange, antarctica, animals, plants, science )

- 2391 days ago -
The new study, however, states that an exceptional long-term evolutionary persistence, isolation, and a striking capability to survive global climate change, are the 'norm' rather than the exception for the terrestrial world.
Species Found in Remote Region Known as 'Green Corridor'
Environment  (tags: plants, animals, green corridor, environment, discovery, nature, wildlife )

- 2394 days ago -
Scientists have discovered 11 new species of plants and animals in Vietnam, including a snake, two butterflies and five orchid varieties, the Worldwide Fund for Nature said Wednesday.
10 Great Nectar Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Environment  (tags: hummingbirds, environment, plants, habitat )

- 2419 days ago -
Listed are the best nectar plants to entice hummingbirds to your yard.
Teaching Kids to Take Care of the Earth / Educating Our Children for a Sustainable World
Environment  (tags: Ecological Literacy, environmental education, children, kids, love, animals, plants, ecology, nature, outdoors, environment )

- 2427 days ago -
"All education is environmental education," writes Oberlin environmental sciences professor David Orr in his foreword. "The ecological crisis is in every way a crisis of education." Calling on a tradition that stretches from Plato to John Dewey, Orr insis
Gecko Pollinators Help "Save" Rare Flowe
Environment  (tags: lizards, extinction, plants )

- 2550 days ago -
On the island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean, a brilliant green lizard and a palmlike shrub are helping to save a rare flowering plant from extinction.

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