My Latest Musings On 18 March, 2016

Here are my recent musings on patterns and connections In Nature.

This series of blog posts contains the most recent  Internet articles that interest me. They are sources for my musings and my research which I am happy to share with you.  If you find any of the articles interesting, I hope that you will offer your comments at the end of the list.

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Mother Nature Is Speaking, and This Time You’d Better Listen. Conservation International’s really great short videos narrated by Lupita Nyong’o, Ian Somerhalder, Julia Roberts, and other actors. These are rebranding the environmental movement.

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Can the World Really Set Aside Half of the Planet for Wildlife?The eminent evolutionary biologist E.O. Wilson has an audacious vision for saving Earth from a cataclysmic extinction event

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Handle with CareAnother great piece by environmental writer Emma Marris.

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There is such a thing as plant intelligence.  Plants are capable of solving problems and learning from past experiences.

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Demand for Fish Bladder May Wipe Out World’s Rarest Ocean Mammal

The swim bladder of a fish called the totoaba is prized in China, but the way the fish is caught ends up drowning nearly extinct porpoises.

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Predator numbers don’t always increase with greater prey

Even in the lushest ecosystems, no matter where they are in the world, the ratio of predators to their prey is greatly reduced

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Habitat Restoration – Do We Know What We Are Doing?

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Humans and Nature : Can The Gulf Be Bridged ?

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The Importance of the Natural Sciences to Conservation

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The 9 limits of our planet … and how we’ve raced past 4 of them

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Conservation In The Anthropocene – Beyond Solitude and Fragility

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My name is Bill Graham. As a Marine Biologist who has worked in the US and Mexico for 30 years, I am a student of Nature, a teacher, a researcher, and a nature photographer. Through my work, I have acquired an ever growing passion for how everything in Nature is connected. Today, I travel extensively contemplating about, writing about, and photographing Nature’s connections. I also work with conservation projects in the USA and Mexico and mentor talented youth.

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