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Challenge to Sage Grouse Protection Order
Posted on 5 Mar 2014 by Dianne Saxe

By Meredith James In December, the Federal Government followed through on its commitment (and obligation) to introduce an Emergency Protection Order for the Greater Sage Grouse, a species on the verge of extinction in Canada. Earlier this month... Read More

Mistletoe can be a keystone species for birds in a wooded environment
Posted on 3 Apr 2013 by Thomas H. Clarke, Jr.

A keystone species is one that "influences the ecological composition, structure, or functioning of its community far more than its abundance would suggest." (See http://glossary.eea.europa.eu/terminology/concept_html?term=keystone%20species... Read More