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CO2 Emissions Have Been Flat For Four Years. What Does This Mean For The Future?

From NoTricksZone, by Ed Caryl, March 2015

The CO2 concentration in the atmosphere has been steadily increasing since regular measurements began at the Mauna Loa Observatory. 338 more words


eDNA: A Powerful Tool for Scientists and Managers

Detecting the presence or absence of a species of interest is a common challenge for scientists and fisheries managers. Whether you’re interested in protecting an endangered species or removing an invasive species, knowing where they are or are not is crucial. 282 more words


Carbon Footprints on the Journey to a Sustainable Way of Life: Day 31

Sustainable Action Tip: Reduce your family’s carbon footprint to equal or less than the European avg. which is about ½ of the USA.

Explanation: … 521 more words


Proposed Revisions to National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone

On November 25, 2014 the USEPA (EPA) proposed to lower the primary and secondary national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS) for ground-level ozone (the main component of smog).  880 more words


Japanese Wisteria

Les Harrison is the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director

The sweet smell of spring is here, in part to the abundance of Japanese wisteria covering the trees in the area. 70 more words

Wakulla County Extension

The Silent Blackbird

Incommunicado, idiosyncratic
Naturally a loner singing softly out of sight
Clears his vocal chords ready for the season
Opera star in hiding braves the bright spotlight… 65 more words