John Drake featured on NCEAS podcast
John Drake featured on NCEAS podcast

John Drake was a featured guest on the July 18 edition of the NCEAS Portraits podcast

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The American Alligator Project
The American Alligator Project

A team of UGA researchers is aiming to fill in some of those critical knowledge gaps with an in-depth study of American alligators in the Okefenokee Swamp.

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Scientists a step closer to predicting epidemics
Scientists a step closer to predicting epidemics

Ecologists at the University of Georgia have taken an important step in their efforts to develop an early warning system for infectious disease outbreaks. A team led by Eamon B.

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David Coleman honored by Soil Biology and Biochemistry
David Coleman honored by Soil Biology and Biochemistry

Scientific journal Soil Biology and Biochemistry has published a virtual special issue devoted to the work of David C. Coleman, Distinguished Research Professor Emeritus in the University of Georgia Odum School of Ecology.

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Role of streams in carbon dioxide emission becoming hot topic as global temperatures rise
Role of streams in carbon dioxide emission becoming hot topic as global temperatures rise

As global temperatures rise, streams are becoming less capable of storing carbon and are instead releasing greater amounts of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, according to new research led by University of Georgia ecologist Chao Song.

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Scientists predict number of undiscovered mammal species
Scientists predict number of undiscovered mammal species

There are probably 303 species of mammals left to be discovered by science, most of which are likely to live in tropical regions, according to a predictive model developed by a team of University of Georgia ecologists. Their research, recently published in Ecology and Evolution, could guide efforts to find and conserve these as-yet unknown species.

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Caterpillar ‘road rage’ could affect migration: Highway noise can lead to stress for monarch butterfly caterpillars
Caterpillar ‘road rage’ could affect migration: Highway noise can lead to stress for monarch butterfly caterpillars

Monarch butterfly caterpillars living next to roads may be stressed by the sound of passing cars and trucks, according to a new study from the University of Georgia.

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Migratory animals carry more parasites, says study
Migratory animals carry more parasites, says study

Researchers at the University of Georgia?s Odum School of Ecology have discovered that animals known to migrate long distances are infected by a greater number of parasite species than animals that do not migrate.

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Altizer wins UGA Lamar Dodd Creative Research Award
Altizer wins UGA Lamar Dodd Creative Research Award

Sonia Altizer, Georgia Athletic Association Professor of Ecology, has won the 2018 Lamar Dodd Creative Research Award from the University of Georgia.

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Rosemond wins 2018 Creative Research Medal
Rosemond wins 2018 Creative Research Medal

Amy Rosemond, professor of ecology, has won the University of Georgia Creative Research Medal in Natural Sciences and Engineering.

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