Journal archives for February 2019

February 04, 2019

Los Angeles Area Edges Closer To Safe Passageways To Save Mountain Lions.

Ventura County planners recommend proposed ordinance to carve out territory protections so wildlife can survive.

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/ventura-county-planners-back-safe-passage-for-wildlife-mountain-lions_us_5c57aceee4b00187b5521b5b

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February 22, 2019

Method assesses health and size of lizard populations.

Monitoring programs that survey many wildlife species at the same time across large geographic regions are important for informing conservation decisions, but reptiles are often missing from these efforts because they are difficult to survey.

https://phys.org/news/2019-02-method-health-size-lizard-populations.html

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February 19, 2019

Passion for newts drives her mission to save them.

More than 2,695 California newts have lost their lives this winter along a 6-mile stretch of a rural road, their small colorful bodies flattened like discarded banana peels.

http://mercurynews.ca.newsmemory.com/?publink=0ab8a3d7d

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February 06, 2019

Traffic Is Driving A Newt Massacre in the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Citizen scientists tracking roadkill on Alma Bridge Road have found thousands of dead newts this season.

https://baynature.org/2019/02/06/traffic-is-driving-a-newt-massacre-in-the-santa-cruz-mountains/

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