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Conservation challenges of predator recovery

A new article, titled “Conservation challenges of predator recovery”, has been accepted for publication into Conservation Letters: A journal for the Society for Conservation Biology.  This article is a result of the collaboration of SAFS post-doc Kristin Marshall, SMEA Professor Ryan Kelly, NOAA scientist and SAFS affiliate faculty Eric Ward, and NOAA scientists Jameal Samhouri … Continue reading

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Oceanography and life history predict contrasting genetic population structure in two Antarctic fish species.

Oceanography and life history predict contrasting genetic population structure in two Antarctic fish species. Evol Appl. 2015 Jun;8(5):486-509 Authors: Young EF, Belchier M, Hauser L, Horsburgh GJ, Meredith MP, Murphy EJ, Pascoal S, Rock J, Tysklind N, Carvalho GR Abstract Understanding the key drivers of population connectivity in the marine environment is essential for the … Continue reading

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Practical science communication strategies for graduate students.

Related Articles Practical science communication strategies for graduate students. Conserv Biol. 2014 Oct;28(5):1225-35 Authors: Kuehne LM, Twardochleb LA, Fritschie KJ, Mims MC, Lawrence DJ, Gibson PP, Stewart-Koster B, Olden JD Abstract Development of skills in science communication is a well-acknowledged gap in graduate training, but the constraints that accompany research (limited time, resources, and knowledge … Continue reading

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A global database of lake surface temperatures collected by in situ and satellite methods from 1985-2009.

A global database of lake surface temperatures collected by in situ and satellite methods from 1985-2009. Sci Data. 2015;2:150008 Authors: Sharma S, Gray DK, Read JS, O’Reilly CM, Schneider P, Qudrat A, Gries C, Stefanoff S, Hampton SE, Hook S, Lenters JD, Livingstone DM, McIntyre PB, Adrian R, Allan MG, Anneville O, Arvola L, Austin … Continue reading

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A global database of lake surface temperatures collected by in situ and satellite methods from 1985-2009.

A global database of lake surface temperatures collected by in situ and satellite methods from 1985-2009. Sci Data. 2015;2:150008 Authors: Sharma S, Gray DK, Read JS, O’Reilly CM, Schneider P, Qudrat A, Gries C, Stefanoff S, Hampton SE, Hook S, Lenters JD, Livingstone DM, McIntyre PB, Adrian R, Allan MG, Anneville O, Arvola L, Austin … Continue reading

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Evolutionary rescue in a changing world.

Related Articles Evolutionary rescue in a changing world. Trends Ecol Evol. 2014 Sep;29(9):521-30 Authors: Carlson SM, Cunningham CJ, Westley PA Abstract Evolutionary rescue occurs when adaptive evolutionary change restores positive growth to declining populations and prevents extinction. Here we outline the diagnostic features of evolutionary rescue and distinguish this phenomenon from demographic and genetic rescue. … Continue reading

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Aquatic versus terrestrial attachment: Water makes a difference

By Adam Summers and Petra Ditsche, in Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology Abstract Animal attachment to a substrate is very different in terrestrial and aquatic environments. We discuss variations in both the forces acting to detach animals and forces of attachment. While in a terrestrial environment gravity is commonly understood as the most important detachment force, … Continue reading