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Mikel Delgado says: “She’s the one that actually discovered the head flick and it was first to document it,” External link

qz Wednesday, November 14, 2018 9:24:00 PM CET

Matthew Johnston said: “Ultimately, it’s our fault and we have to deal with these consequences,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 14, 2018 8:23:00 PM CET

Matthew Johnston said: “If you put a lionfish in a salt water aquarium well, they like to eat,” “The lionfish start eating all the fish in the aquarium and people, instead of giving it back to the pet store, they just dump the fish” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 14, 2018 8:23:00 PM CET

Cristiana Paşca Palmer told: “Biodiversity loss represents one of humanity’s greatest challenges,” External link

greenpeace Wednesday, November 14, 2018 3:09:00 PM CET

Stuart Butchart said: “Some are calling for the CBD to take a leaf out of the climate negotiating book and consider an approach where by national governments make voluntary commitment s on tackling biodiversity loss , which are then embedded within a legal framework that requires them to ratchet efforts up over time,” External link

greenpeace Wednesday, November 14, 2018 3:09:00 PM CET

Jonathan Franzen says: “I totally let my freak flag fly now,” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 14, 2018 11:03:00 AM CET

Jonathan Franzen says: “I was so socially unsuccessful in my youth and such a pariah in junior high that I really didn’t want to look like a dork,” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 14, 2018 11:03:00 AM CET

Jonathan Franzen says: “What does that tell us? Tells us something is not good,” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 14, 2018 11:03:00 AM CET

Jonathan Franzen says: “I’ve met cats I like,” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 14, 2018 11:03:00 AM CET

Jonathan Franzen says: “It’s like there’s not a lot of room for facts in his head, but that seems to be a fact that got in there,” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 14, 2018 11:03:00 AM CET

Jonathan Franzen says: “I think as nature recedes from human’s experience, younger people especially, care less about it,” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 14, 2018 11:03:00 AM CET

Mark Norman said: “Current management actions, including euthanasing starving horses (to prevent further suffering), is an immediate response to welfare issues and the severe, dry conditions in the park,” External link

9news Wednesday, November 14, 2018 4:14:00 AM CET

Mark Norman said: “Our staff are seeking to educate people bringing food into the park, and have not issued any fines. A fine will be issued as a last resort after a warning has been issued,” External link

9news Wednesday, November 14, 2018 4:14:00 AM CET

Kevin Short said: “To me this seems like a sensible use of local resources because the numbers of these turtles has really risen in recent years,” External link

scmp Tuesday, November 13, 2018 6:42:00 AM CET

Enric Sala said: "We are in a planetary emergency: Global warming and acidification are going to damage ocean life in a way that we have never seen before," External link

voanews Tuesday, November 13, 2018 4:57:00 AM CET

Sylvie van der Werf said: "The danger is that the legacy that we leave behind as a conservation movement is merely one on paper and it doesn't actually mean anything," External link

voanews Tuesday, November 13, 2018 4:57:00 AM CET

Sylvie van der Werf said: "The maritime domain is changing very fast," "If we're talking about growing food offshore, if we're talking about the energy transition, there's a lot of work to be done" External link

voanews Tuesday, November 13, 2018 4:57:00 AM CET

Simon Potts says: "Honey bees are the single most important pollinator on the planet," "With AI and machine learning we can start to put together the signature of health and unhealthy hives," External link

bbc Monday, November 12, 2018 11:51:00 PM CET

Oracle Cloud says: "Every additional hive we connect gives us hundreds of thousands more data points," External link

bbc Monday, November 12, 2018 11:51:00 PM CET

Simon Potts says: "Honey bees are the single most important pollinator on the planet," External link

bbc Monday, November 12, 2018 11:51:00 PM CET

Peter Carter says: "We need to increase food production in the next two decades and we have declining bee populations around the world," External link

bbc Monday, November 12, 2018 11:51:00 PM CET

Simon Potts says: "The challenge for a beekeeper in, say Burkina Faso, is different from one outside London," "There will be some general points that all honey bees respond to, but that won't tell us the full story, so we will have to work with local keepers" External link

bbc Monday, November 12, 2018 11:51:00 PM CET

Luthando Dziba says: "Africa's human development and well-being depend on the sustainable development and use of its rich natural resources," External link

eurekalert Monday, November 12, 2018 7:26:00 PM CET

Michael Case said: "Weed control boards, for example, might include ragweed on their list to keep an eye out and monitor for," "Historically they might not have been looking for ragweed, but our study suggests maybe they should start looking for it" External link

phys Monday, November 12, 2018 5:46:00 AM CET

Michael Case said: "As the climate becomes less suitable, there may be opportunities to try and displace ragweed. Maybe that is the silver lining—that there are some opportunities for those communities to actually get some headway on mitigating or even eradicating this species," External link

phys Monday, November 12, 2018 5:46:00 AM CET

Michael Case said: "It is kind of an interesting case study of climate change effects: It's not all bad, it's not all good," External link

phys Monday, November 12, 2018 5:46:00 AM CET

Sean Thomas says: “If you don’t have periods of cold early enough, if you don’t have frost events, then you don’t get the colouration,” “The prediction in general would be that with global warming, there would be less early fall frost events and so less colour” External link

TorontoStar Monday, November 12, 2018 1:03:00 AM CET

Gord Perks says: “Toronto’s ravines are one of our greatest and most precious gifts, unfortunately, we’re not putting anywhere near enough public resources into protecting and enhancing them,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, November 12, 2018 1:03:00 AM CET

Tore Andersen concludes: “It’s gratifying to see that the shipowners and public sector organisations with the very highest environmental standards are choosing our system as their ‘go-to’ BWT solution,” “We’ve been focused exclusively on this sector since 1994 and that expertise is now priceless for an industry that must conform to IMO and USCG regulations to maintain a licence to operate. Prestigious contracts like the Kronprins Haakon are obviously noteworthy, but every ship must comply and fight against the tide of invasive species carried in untreated ballast. We’re committed to helping owners achieve those goals” External link

hellenicshippingnews Friday, November 9, 2018 12:01:00 PM CET

Ross Miller said: “This hornet poses a serious threat to beekeepers in Hawaii and the U.S. mainland, should it arrive there,” External link

guampdn Friday, November 9, 2018 8:10:00 AM CET

Kirstin Anderson Hansen said: “Over the past five years, we have seen a tendency for seals to hunt other marine mammals. We’ve seen them hunt harbour seals, which are considerably smaller, and now we have proof that they hunt porpoise as well. But we don’t know for sure whether it’s just a few grey seals that have learned the method or whether it is a new strategy practised by them all,” External link

copenhagenpost Thursday, November 8, 2018 2:19:00 PM CET

Simon Mitchell said: "It's an opportunity for organizations, agencies, stakeholders, rights-holders to come together and talk about what they're doing in support of a healthy Wolastoq," External link

CBC Thursday, November 8, 2018 10:09:00 AM CET

Simon Mitchell said: "Generally, we're trying to create a broader awareness and application for the river that so much wildlife and people rely on," External link

CBC Thursday, November 8, 2018 10:09:00 AM CET

Adam Smith says: “If you have a really dense stand of trees, at that point we treat it like a forest. We pull out low-quality material, trees that have many leaders and stems. We pull out the lower-quality trees so you’re left with really tall, straight, trees with few lower limbs,” “Essentially, you’re leaving trees with better characteristics that could grow into saw logs or fenceposts” External link

iapps2010 Thursday, November 8, 2018 1:24:00 AM CET

Adam Smith says: “In north-central Nebraska where we have sandy soils, a three-quarter-inch rain moves through soil quickly,” “We’ve shown by combining wood chips and livestock manure at 6 tons per acre, you can increase soil water-holding capacity by 30% to 40% in the top 12 inches of soil, the equivalent of an extra half-inch of rain” External link

iapps2010 Thursday, November 8, 2018 1:24:00 AM CET

John Mbadi told (about William Ruto): “It should be clear that Ruto did not invite us, the leaders. The only message I got was from the county commissioner on Friday, when the visit was to be on Monday. So I don’t know at what point he thought about these visits. I think it was an afterthought,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, November 7, 2018 9:29:00 AM CET

John Mbadi said: “The best thing would have been to have his office invite us. He could have first invited us, the elected leaders, for a meeting in Nairobi to discuss issues of concern to our people,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, November 7, 2018 9:29:00 AM CET

John Mbadi said: “His failure to have even one PS, CS, or even CAS from the line ministries of the projects he was launching accompany him shows that he was not concerned about development in Nyanza,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, November 7, 2018 9:29:00 AM CET

Ben Hofman said: "Invasive ants pose a huge threat to Australia's diverse plant and animal life, our agriculture and our economy," External link

business-standard Wednesday, November 7, 2018 4:08:00 AM CET

Lou Sanson said: “DOC staff need to be able to get on with their job of protecting conservation areas without fear of being harmed or harassed,” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 7, 2018 3:15:00 AM CET

James Shikwati said: “The key to county solution hubs is to give agency to citizens to address challenges that face them and compliment county and national government efforts to development” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, November 6, 2018 11:17:00 PM CET

Megan Parker says: “They’ll do anything to chase a ball or a tug toy,” External link

ideas-ted-com Tuesday, November 6, 2018 10:51:00 PM CET

Megan Parker says: “Different dogs have different strong suits,” External link

ideas-ted-com Tuesday, November 6, 2018 10:51:00 PM CET

Megan Parker says: “It will be a complete extermination,” “It’s just going to take a long time because we don’t know how long their seeds last in the soil” External link

ideas-ted-com Tuesday, November 6, 2018 10:51:00 PM CET

Megan Parker says: “He’s done the first of a lot of things for us, because he’s so game,” External link

ideas-ted-com Tuesday, November 6, 2018 10:51:00 PM CET

Marco Lambertini said: “Science is showing us the harsh reality our forests, oceans and rivers are enduring at our hands. Inch by inch and species by species, shrinking wildlife numbers and wild places are an indicator of the tremendous impact and pressure we are exerting on the planet, undermining the very living fabric that sustains us all: nature and biodiversity,” External link

mtanzania Tuesday, November 6, 2018 11:09:00 AM CET

Marco Lambertini added: “Nature has been silently sustaining and powering our societies and economies for centuries, and continues to do so today. In return, the world has continued to take nature and its services for granted, failing to act against the accelerating loss of nature. It is time we realized that a healthy, sustainable future for all is only possible on a planet where nature thrives and forests, oceans and rivers are teeming with biodiversity and life,” “We need to urgently rethink how we use and value nature – culturally, economically and on our political agendas. We need to think of nature as beautiful and inspirational, but also as indispensable. We – and the planet – need a new global deal for nature and people now” External link

mtanzania Tuesday, November 6, 2018 11:09:00 AM CET

James Wilkinson said: "It's believed these three species eat 25 million native birds a year -- that's about 68,000 birds a night," External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, November 6, 2018 12:31:00 AM CET

James Wilkinson said: "You introduce these guys and native animals really have no chance," External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, November 6, 2018 12:31:00 AM CET

James Wilkinson said: "If we don't go for this end goal of zero, then we're stuck doing what we've always done," External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, November 6, 2018 12:31:00 AM CET

James Wilkinson said: "We're doing things like having to monitor our storm water and wastewater networks to see if rats are using that, we're talking to supermarkets about how freight comes in from outside the region, talking to businesses to understand how they deal with their waste, because that provides refuge and food for rats," External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, November 6, 2018 12:31:00 AM CET

Stephen Moorhouse said: "I think it's a story that people really identified with," External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, November 6, 2018 12:31:00 AM CET

James Wilkinson explained: "The tieke was down to one last remnant population of about 500 (birds), on an offshore island," "But now they're spreading out from this place (Zealandia) into the suburbs surrounding Wellington, so our children are seeing birds that you would otherwise have to travel many, many miles offshore to see to connect with" External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, November 6, 2018 12:31:00 AM CET

James Wilkinson said: "Native biodiversity responds incredibly quickly, a lot quicker than we give it credit for," "We've decimated our native biodiversity in a very short space of time, so this presents a really unique opportunity to change the tide and hand over an environment to the next generation that isn't half trash for the first time in a long, long time" External link

JakartaPost Tuesday, November 6, 2018 12:31:00 AM CET

Jeff Trandahl said: “The Chi-Cal Rivers Fund continues to serve as a model for how public-private partnerships can collectively enhance wildlife habitat and benefit communities,” External link

4-traders Monday, November 5, 2018 5:34:00 PM CET

John Quinn said: “Many of our farmland birds are all but gone, the corncrake being the best-known of these, but the corn bunting is also thought to have become extinct in recent years, and many species have declined dramatically, because there is no food for them,” External link

eecho Monday, November 5, 2018 3:08:00 PM CET

Marco Lambertini said: “Science is showing us the harsh reality our forests, oceans, and rivers are enduring at our hands,” External link

eecho Monday, November 5, 2018 3:08:00 PM CET

Marco Lambertini said: “Nature has been silently sustaining and powering our societies and economies for centuries, and continues to do so today,” External link

eecho Monday, November 5, 2018 3:08:00 PM CET

John Quinn said: “We can impact what happens on a local level, but the choices we make also impact what happens globally,” “Much of our cheap food comes at the cost of habitat for wildlife in the tropics” External link

eecho Monday, November 5, 2018 3:08:00 PM CET

John Quinn said: “The government needs to invest more in wildlife-protection measures: for example, in the creation of nature reserves and national parks, and managing important wildlife sites effectively,” External link

eecho Monday, November 5, 2018 3:08:00 PM CET

Gisela Kaiser says: “details will only be finalised towards the end of the year” External link

businessday Monday, November 5, 2018 4:27:00 AM CET

James Murphy said: “I don’t know if someone may have [dropped it off] maliciously,” “Maybe they wanted to get rid of it and weren’t quite sure how, or maybe it just wanted to get warm. It was in a pile of clothing” External link

gizmodo Sunday, November 4, 2018 12:37:00 AM CET

Mary Nzomo said: “This is a climate-change related invasion because dodder is now finding home places where it never did before,” External link

nation-ke Friday, November 2, 2018 7:05:00 PM CET

Mary Nzomo explained: “The survey was just concluded and its report will reveal the host range of crops it is colonising after which we will determine whether it is threat to food security. Currently, it is commonly seen on the hedges,” External link

nation-ke Friday, November 2, 2018 7:05:00 PM CET

Carolina Freitas conta: "Primeiro pediram para toda a gente sair. Depois, quando viram que não conseguiam ver nada, começaram a chamar toda a gente que sabia nadar para os ir ajudar e a fazer gestos com as mãos para as pessoas irem. Alguns homens entraram, mas havia gente que tinha comido e bebido e estava muito calor, é um risco" External link

WortLuxembourg-pt Thursday, August 2, 2018 2:57:00 PM CEST

Luís Carvalho conta: "Fomos ver o que se passava. Aí, ouvimos dizer que o rapaz se tinha afogado. Os amigos também só se aperceberam nessa altura, depois de um rapaz ter vindo alertar o grupo. Lembro-me de um miudinho de 10 ou 12 anos dizer que estava ao lado dele a nadar. Disse que desapareceu na água ao lado dele. Então as pessoas começaram a procurar e foi a partir daí que deram o alerta" External link

WortLuxembourg-pt Thursday, August 2, 2018 2:57:00 PM CEST

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