The name "booby" may come from the Spanish word bobo, meaning 'stupid,' since these birds-having no natural predators on their nesting islands-show no fear of humans. They often roost on boats at sea and appear tame.
The authors suggest the world should look carefully at both the types trees that we are planting and the ways in which they are managed.
"We shouldn't put our hopes on forests to mitigate what is an emission problem," said Dr Naudts.
http://www.nrdc.org/victories."Please watch and share this recap video, narrated by Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner Laura Dern, to see all the powerful victories for wildlife, wild places and the environment that NRDC members and activists"
Pete Seeger, American folk singer & activist born in Patterson NY, was dedicated to the region, involved in protecting the Hudson and our Green Space and uniting communities to protect, respect and enjoy our environment. He is deserving of a State Park.
"MaineâEUR(TM)s 600,000 acres of Public Reserved Lands are under attack. Since taking office, Governor LePage has worked to increase timber harvesting to unsustainable levels. He wants these lands managed as industrial forest land, not for a balance of"
"Solar power is changing fast as prices plummet and solar investments rise rapidly. However Maine has fallen to nearly last place in the Northeast in solar power development because we are the ONLY state in New England that does not have a solar policy."