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noun as in environmental science

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Citizen science is a big part of park ecology science, she says, so if visitors see and photograph tracks or scat, or participate in surveys like with the Cascades Wolverine Project, reports that ecologists can follow up on.

In the early ’80s, I remember writing a proposal to study the interactions and ecology of microorganisms.

He also has studied hornet ecology at the Taiwan Forestry Research Institute.

She’s a biologist who studies evolution and ecology at the Center for Ecological Research in Debrecen, Hungary.

The idea has provoked debate across the fields of ecology and animal behavior for more than two decades.

The gym—a fragile collective of human ecology at the best of times—has suddenly become even more tense.

He could be remade into a defender of the environment, a preserver of habitats and champion of rainforest ecology.

In the case of great apes at least, a new study in the Journal of Animal Ecology suggests the answer is yes.

And of course one needs to convince the French Ministries of Culture and of Ecology that the application makes sense.

“I was pleasantly surprised,” Rachel McQueen, assistant human ecology professor at the university, said.

They were well informed in plant and animal ecology, and in knowledge of range of species.

The youngest branch of Botany is Ecology or the study of vegetation in relation to habitat—particularly soil in its widest sense.

I wonder if modern ecologists know of these records made long before ecology was invented?

Variation, distribution, and ecology of the Mexican teiid lizard Cnemidophorus calidipes.

Notes on the variation, distribution, and ecology of the iguanid lizard Enyaliosaurus clarki.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ecology, such as: conservation, preservation, and bionomics.

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