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Posted Feb 29, 2016, 10:21 AM by Scott Slocum
MN DNR: temporary improvements for boats: 30-acre dead zone.To: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Division of Ecological and Water Resources
Re: Weaver Bottoms Aquatic Habitat
Restoration Project EAW.Thank you for the ...
Posted Aug 18, 2015, 8:15 AM by Scott Slocum
Why is environmental quality an animal issue?When
we hear about surface-water pollution, we tend to look for the
nearest city water intake, or the homes in the area that are still
using wells. As long ...
Posted Jan 19, 2017, 7:58 AM by Scott Slocum
What's the meaning of the term "animal rights"?There are strict definitions of the terms "animal welfare" and "animal rights," but there are other legitimate meanings. Although an individual on either side of the question might try to ...
Posted May 31, 2016, 8:19 AM by Scott Slocum
What's a "harvestable surplus"?A couple of theories of wildlife population dynamics are summarized here in order to reveal the "Miracle of Compensatory Mortality" and the "harvestable surplus." Readers can claim extra credit for ...
Posted Apr 12, 2016, 8:00 AM by Scott Slocum
How can I practice non-lethal wildlife control at home?
Controlling Wildlife Humanely
Killing is not the best solution.Summarized from the 2014 fact sheet by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS).
Most people enjoy wildlife outdoors, but ...
Posted Mar 15, 2017, 11:42 AM by Scott Slocum
What's "Fair Chase"?Fair Chase is a concept that's partially defined in hunting ethics.For example, it's partially defined in a position statement of the Boone and Crockett Club, but with ...
Posted Oct 1, 2014, 11:20 AM by Scott Slocum