You may have heard that non-native Burmese pythons (probably released by a pet owner) are now established in Florida's Everglades, where they have developed a taste for the local cuisine.
When I was a kid, in the springtime I would walk through maroon patches of plant material on my way to and from elementary school.
Millbrook, NY – The northeastern U.S. should prepare for a surge in Lyme disease this spring. And we can blame fluctuations in acorns and mouse populations, not the mild winter.
Last summer, tropical storms Irene and Lee inflicted major damage on the Hudson River’s watershed. While the events may seem like a distant memory now, affected ecosystems are still recovering.
Millbrook, NY – Past disturbances, such as logging, can obscure the effects of climate change on forest ecosystems.
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