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By Meghan Bartels / On September 5th, 2014

Buttermilk Falls in Adirondack Park, NY.

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By Dominick A. DellaSala / On September 4th, 2014

Editor’s note: Today marks the fiftieth anniversary of the signing of the Wilderness Act. To commemorate the anniversary, we asked a small group of Island Press authors to reflect on the influence of this law to date and how its role may or should...

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By Meghan Bartels / On August 29th, 2014

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By Cristina Eisenberg / On July 30th, 2014

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By Cristina Eisenberg / On July 15th, 2014

US-Canada border. Photo by Cristina Eisenberg.

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By Cristina Eisenberg / On July 1st, 2014

The Crown of the Continent, as seen in Montana. Photo credit: Cristina Eisenberg

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By Meghan Bartels / On May 30th, 2014

Lynx, like other carnivores, need to disperse.

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By Cristina Eisenberg / On April 14th, 2014

Elk browsing aspens in Yellowstone National Park. Photo by Cristina Eisenberg.

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By Dominick A. DellaSala / On October 22nd, 2013

From the Sacramento Bee Viewpoints: Fires can be restorative, unlike heavy logging

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By Aníbal Pauchard / On January 11th, 2013

Ecological observations across multiple continents can give us insights into patterns and mechanisms that may allow for broad generalizations in ecology. In the book, Rafe and I discuss how data can come from everywhere and how networks of observers can...

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