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Listen to Dr. Pimm podcast on the BP oil spill

Listen to Dr. Pimm podcast on the BP oil spill

Stuart Pimm is interviewed by the Endangered Species Coalition about the BP oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. Listen to this podcast (with intro by ESC’s Leda Huta) in which Stuart describes the value of the Gulf as  a marine ecosystem and which species are most at risk from the spill. He discusses [...]

By July 16, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Leading the Bioblitz

Leading the Bioblitz

Dr. Pimm is taking a leading role in this year’s Bioblitz. According to Wikipedia, a Bioblitz is “a special type of field study, where a group of scientists and volunteers conduct an intensive 24-hour (or 48 hour) biological inventory, attempting to identify and record all species of living organisms in a given area.” Stuart led [...]

By March 19, 2010 0 Comments Read More →