Archive for September, 2011

MSA and associated agrobiodiversity

MSA and associated agrobiodiversity

0 by / on Saturday September 17th, 2011, 07:01 AM / in General

In corridors:young researches of the Ukraine National University of Bioresources and Life Sciences published new results on MSA index analyze. They found out sufficient linear correlations between MSA and the long-term oscillations of population size of Реrdiх реrdiх L. and Lepus europaeus L. The authors argued that it allows in near future to monitor better condition of the southern steppe […]

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Today is the Threatened Species Day

Today is the Threatened Species Day

0 by / on Wednesday September 7th, 2011, 06:45 AM / in General

The Threatened Species Day is a national day held each year on 7 September to commemorate the death of the last remaining Tasmanian Tiger at Hobart Zoo in 1936. In Eastern Europe hundreds species of native plants and animals are threatened with extinction…

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Porcupines and new terminology fighting

0 by / on Friday September 2nd, 2011, 06:28 PM / in General

Porcupines are rodents with a coat of sharp spines, or quills, that defend or camouflage them from predators… More. The new terminology fighting takes place in Ukraine’s Wiki environment now. People who loves Russian language persistently recommend usage of the former-USSR term ‘dikobraz’ contrary to the reconstructed ‘їzhatets’, which was proposed in 1927 by famous zoologist Mykola Sharlemann. Ukraine language […]

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