Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Nature (New

Gabrielle Navarre

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We find that: Citizen science already contributes substantially to many domains of science, including conservation, natural resource, and environmental science. It includes the study of earth science & biology. Recent studies have shown that up to 85% of SMEs in... Indeed, this is consistent with local knowledge distilled in Indian proverbs: "capture rain where it rains" (Pandey, 2001). Environmental Literacy Council and National Science Teachers Association.

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The Koala (Endangered Animals & Habitats (Greenhaven))

Ann Malaspina

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Results of irrigation testing and model modifications published in journals. Beach characteristics mitigate effects of onshore wind on horseshoe crab spawning: implications for matching with shorebird Migration in Delaware Bay. Rather than viewing technological efficiency as something that absolves individuals of responsibility, faith in technology goes hand in hand with personal environmental concerns for youth. While most of the impact factors and journal ranks for Web of Science and Scopus were fairly similar, there were a few journals that had significantly different impact factors.

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Oil Industry (Development or Destruction?)

Richard Spilsbury

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Most local and state level environmental scientists work with planners, transportation engineers, and other government regulatory agencies to prevent and remediate contamination of vital natural resources like water and air. Gold, silver, diamond, iron, coal, and uranium are just a few of the vast array of metals and minerals that are obtained by this process. The controversy surrounding Callicott’s original position, however, has inspired efforts in environmental ethics to investigate possibilities of attributing intrinsic value to ecological wholes, not just their individual constituent parts.

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Global Warming (Cutting Edge Science)

Susie Hodge

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Most of these scientists have a master’s or doctorate’s degree, as specialization in the field is often impossible during undergraduate education. Sample PDF Marketing a Blended University Program: An Action Research Case Study (pages 591-608) This case study describes a successful marketing effort to recruit prospective graduate students for a blended program delivered to a culturally... The National Association of Counties, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and the Wildlife Habitat Council, in cooperation with the U.

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John Muir (Conservation Heroes)

Natalie Goldstein

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Michaels, MD - co-op (2016) "Check back in winter 2016 for new applications" Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL - co-op (2016) Conservation and Land Management (five-month position) Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL - co-op (2016) "Applications will open on Dec 7th for the 2016 season " - REU - Plant Biology & Conservation Research Experiences for Undergraduates Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Chincoteague, VA - co-op (2016) check out each opportunity for details and application/starting dates - not sure if these are paid opportunities Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN - co-op (2016) " Applications for Summer 2016 will be available soon!" - Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Brazil, Trinidad and Uganda - "MHIRT students engage in research related to: biomedical science, behavioral science, environmental science, carnivore conservation, and/or public health" Cincinnati Nature Center, Milford, OH - co-op (2016) CincyNature Summer Day Camp Counselor at the Cincinnati Nature Center’s Rowe Woods site in Milford, OH City University of New York, New York, NY - co-op (2016) CUNY Summer Undergraduate Research Program - five key research areas: environmental science, nanoscience, neuroscience, photonics, and structural biologyenvironmental science" Clarke Mosquito Control, Roselle, IL - co-op (2016) click on Seasonal Job Opportunities under Open Positions: Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland, OH - co-op, application (2016) Colby College, Waterville, ME - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research into the Cultural, Economic and Ecological Significance of Church Forests in South Gondar, Ethiopia - "Students selected to participate in the program will receive airfare, lodging, meals and a $4,000 stipend for the 8-week program" Cold Spring Harbor Lab, Cold Spring Harbor, NY - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research Program - "Research at CSHL focuses on:....

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An Ocean Food Chain (Odysseys in Nature)

A.D. Tarbox

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Substituting New Materials for Old: -plastic pipes have decreased our consumption of copper, lead and steel pipes -in automobile industry, steel is being replaced by polymers (long-chain organic molecules similar to plastics), aluminum, ceramics, and high-technology alloys -new materials reduce vehicle weight and cost, and increase fuel efficiency -sudden movements in the earth's crust that occur along faults where one rock mass slides under another. -contractors plan to build heavily reinforced structures, strategically placed on weak spots in buildings, to absorb vibrations from earthquakes. -1883 Indonesian volcano Krakatoa created a tsunami that killed 30,000 people.

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Environmental Time Bomb: Our Threatened Planet (Issues in

Patricia Haddock

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How Organisms Respond To Changes In Their Environment - To observe the reaction of living cells to mechanical and chemical stimuli. I have the world's greatest, but most difficult to explain job. Hence, results are vital inputs in the establishment of a baseline information for the study entitled “Settlement Processes and Determination of ESWM Schemes in Selected Resettlement Areas in NCR” which is currently being implemented by the UTHRC.

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Forests: More Than Just Trees (Natural Resources)

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Please note that GOALI proposals must be submitted during the annual unsolicited proposal window for each program. It is also mean to identify and analyze environmental problems both natural and human-made, to evaluate the relative risk associated with these problems, and to research solutions and/or alternatives for these problems. Instead of restructuring and changing the curriculum, he advocates training teachers to create ways to make mathematics and science more relevant to students' lives.

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Leonardo DiCaprio: Environmental Champion (Celebrity

Kathy Furgang, Adam Furgang

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The student, working with her/his adviser and committee, can create an integrative program combining the common curriculum with a breadth of courses f... Course content also has a strong emphasis on basic natural history as students learn about and experience a wide variety of organisms (e.g. plant fungi insects fish amphibians and mammals) ecosystems (e.g. forests grasslands wetlands ponds and streams) and ecological interactions. One is tempted to see in the agricultural world of the U.

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The Water Crisis (Understanding Global Issues)

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The open period for applications will begin in mid November 2015. Civic-minded, able to think on both a large and small scale, possess a great love for the outdoors, and have excellent communication skills Read an interview with a real-life environmental engineer, Jim Ridgway, who loves fieldwork, no matter how dirty he gets, and was able to use his skills to save a badly contaminated lake! To be eligible, an individual must be a graduate student completing or expected to complete, during the current academic year, an advanced degree.

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