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OceanEYEs | Nature Nation
OceanEYEs | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week's is OceanEYEs, brought to you by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center.

NOAA scientists have deployed cameras to the ocean floor to observe deep-sea fish, and ...

Green Watch | Nature Nation
Green Watch | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week we're featuring Green Watch: Sport, Recreation and Active Transit.

Green Watch encourages citizens to explore the public green spaces around them. How accessible are they? How clean are they? How are they ...

TreeSnap | Nature Nation
TreeSnap | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week we're featuring TreeSnap.

 

Our nation's trees are at risk, and threats like invasive diseases and pests affect some trees more than others. TreeSnap allows individuals in their communities to virtually tag trees, ...

Siberian Tiger Saviors: Meet The Team Helping Tigers ‘Claw Back’
Siberian Tiger Saviors: Meet The Team Helping Tigers ‘Claw Back’

In honor of International Tiger Day, July 29th, we're featuring a short film entitled, "Tigers: Clawing Back" which focuses on a group of filmmakers and conservationists attempting to answer the question: what does the future hold for one of the largest cats on earth? NATURE caught up with the featured ...

What Makes a Laboratory Alive? | Inside Montana’s MPG Ranch
What Makes a Laboratory Alive? | Inside Montana’s MPG Ranch

The NATURE short film "Inside Montana's Living Laboratory" features the tireless employees and volunteers working at MPG Ranch, a large conservation property in Western Montana that doubles as a research and education center. NATURE spoke with Joshua Lisbon, Education & Community Outreach Manager at MPG Ranch, to learn more about their ...

Corina Newsome: Biologist | Black Birders Week
Corina Newsome: Biologist | Black Birders Week

Within the coastal marshes of southern Georgia, Corina Newsome feels most alive trekking through the tall, smooth spartina grass searching for seaside sparrow nests. Newsome is a graduate student at Georgia Southern University and her research focuses around the roles of climate change and predation on MacGillivray’s seaside sparrows. Although ...

Tolga Aktas: Conservation Biologist | Black Birders Week
Tolga Aktas: Conservation Biologist | Black Birders Week

Tolga Aktas is a UK-based conservation biologist who participated in Black Birders Week. “Growing up, there weren’t many outlets showing diversity, so I was only able to be inspired by white conservationists and naturalists,” Aktas said. “The Black Birders Week movement allowed me to see that there are many Black ...

Nicole Jackson: Environmental Educator | Black Birders Week
Nicole Jackson: Environmental Educator | Black Birders Week

“Inner-city Cleveland is not the ideal place for the birth of a naturalist, but it’s the place where my love for the outdoors began,” described Nicole Jackson, one of the co-organizers of Black Birders Week.

At first, nature served as a healing agent for Jackson. This therapeutic connection to the outdoors ...