Concerns regarding the rapid loss of endemic biodiversity, and introduction and spread of non indigenous species, have focused attention on the need and ability to detect species present in communities at low abundance. However, detection of rare species poses immense technical challenges, especially for morphologically cryptic species, microscopic taxa and those beneath the water surface in aquatic ecosystems. Next generation sequencing technology provides a robust tool to assess biodiversity, especially for detection of rare species.
Kyle Killinger started the 300 mile journey on Tuesday and he plans to arrive in Indiana this weekend. This US Marine Corps veteran decided to celebrate Independence Day in a different way because it felt it was necessary to help veterans who are struggling. Those records were previously sealed.
In Richmond, Mayor Levar Stoney appointed a commission to recommend what to do with the five statues of Confederate figures on Monument Avenue. Stoney originally said the commission would look for ways to add context to the statues. But after the demonstration in Charlottesville, the mayor broadened the panel’s scope to include considering removal of the monuments..
Photos: Dark eyed junco by tcd123usa; Towhee by Henry McLin; American tree sparrow by ericbegin2000; Field sparrow and first photo of swamp sparrow (the same individual discussed in the article) by Dave Bonta; first large photo of swamp sparrow by Fritz Myer; second large photo of swamp sparrow by Scott A. Young. Forty degrees at dawn and overcast.
“Phnom Penh: Some days ago, Mr. Son Kunthor, advisor to the Royal Government on employment and small scale enterprises, and secretary general of the One Village One Product Movement, met with Mr. Lee Wan Taek, general director and Mr. After the trailers we saw during the ramp up, the full game was set up to be held to the highest standard in the history of sports video games. We saw things in the “OMG” trailer and previews that made our jaws drop. Could the full game live up to what we saw in the trailers?.
Still, Elshaug was excited to learn that her bur oak was probably at least 150 years old. Pretty cool, she said. The kids and grandkids have been photographed in and on the tree. Than focusing on grade at a remote Salar in Argentina, the company determined the most opportune location to set up shop was in Southern Arkansas, an area not familiar to most investors, but an area referred to as a class lithium brine resource by Albemarle, the world largest lithium producer. From Texas to Florida, and is most concentrated in southern Arkansas.The recently announced agreements give the company not only a large land position in this strategically important region, but more importantly, a binding MoU with an existing and permitted producer that gives the company access to massive amounts of brine (several hundred thousand barrels per day) produced in the area for bromine production. This brine is rich in lithium.