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noun as in environmentalist

noun as in naturalist

noun as in tree hugger

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Fizri lowered his smartphone and began to explain colugo ecology.

Some changes to that law in the 1990s allowed the government to make concessions, or grant private parties’ rights to provide water services, said Margaret Wilder, associate professor of geography and political ecology at the University of Arizona.

He studies worms and soil ecology at the University at Buffalo in New York.

Several Democratic candidates with degrees and work experience in chemistry, engineering, ecology, and medicine have been defeated in House and Senate races.

Given the great variation in size, ecology and physiology between these species, “this was a really unexpected result,” and one that the researchers don’t have an explanation for, Stroud says.

“Dwarf mistletoe is freaky, freaky, freaky stuff,” says David Watson, an ecologist at Charles Sturt University in Australia.

“If you look for new viruses, you will find them,” said Bucknell University disease ecologist DeeAnn Reeder.

Makovich himself is a keen ecologist—and other members like him are opposed to shale gas drilling.


On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ecologist, such as: naturalist, preservationist, eagle freak, greenie, and tree hugger.

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