Biodiversity

U.S.-Mexico border a native bee hot spot

July 1, 2021

About 500 bee species —14% of all of the bee species known in the United States — can be found in the Chihuahuan Desert at the border of the U.S. and Mexico. ...

To quiet your mind, listen to the birds

January 14, 2021

Hearing birds singing, and sometimes perceiving high biodiversity, may increase people’s well-being. Past research had looked at human connections to nature in ...

Is ‘America’s Amazon’ in jeopardy?

December 2, 2020

The Mobile River Basin is the largest inland delta system in the United States and is among the world’s richest biodiversity hotspots, but it’s facing an array ...
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