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Species found at the SDC

While hiking through the open space of the Sonoma Developmental Center about three years ago, Dan Levitis wondered how many species inhabited the various habitats found on the sprawling 945-acre property. His curiosity eventually…

Kropotkin’s ecology

To obligate I will focus here on one aspect of his rich and extensive work, namely his seminal writings on social ecology. At the heart of human life, for Kropotkin, there was an essential "paradox" given that, on the one hand, humans…

“I have a lot of ecological sins”

Ray Tamarra | GC Images | Getty ImagesLegendary fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg told CNBC on Friday that it was important to be aware of our ecological shortcomings in order to make progress on sustainability.Von Furstenberg was…

The ecology of the bison in Montana

MISSOULA - We break down the ecology of an emblematic prairie giant in this edition of A Wilder View.The bison have become an icon of history and of the wilderness in the United States. Perhaps no other species of fauna was linked to the…