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Dr. Whit Gibbons writes a weekly environmental column called "Ecoviews." It is published by several newspapers across the United States. If you have an environmental question or comment for Dr. Gibbons, email wgibbons(at)uga.edu.

 

   Ecoviews 2012:
   Dec 30 2012 DO EAGLES EVER PREY ON CHILDREN?
   Dec 23 2012 WHAT BETTER ANIMAL TO REPRESENT CHRISTMAS THAN A REINDEER?
   Dec 16 2012 DECK YOUR HALLS WITH BOUGHS OF HOLLY
   Dec 09 2012 HOW DO YOU FIND THE NEAREST PARK?
   Dec 02 2012 DEVELOP SOME NATURAL PLAY AREAS
   Nov 25 2012 DO LIZARDS HIBERNATE?
   Nov 18 2012 PORCUPINES ARE ALL ABOUT QUILLS
   Nov 11 2012 THE PRESIDENT AND CONGRESS NEED TO CONSIDER THE ENVIRONMENT
   Nov 04 2012 PORCUPINES HAVE A POINT TO MAKE
   Oct 28 2012 ARE BIG BLACK CATS MORE THAN A HALLOWEEN PHENOMENON?
   Oct 21 2012 FALL INSECTS CAN BE INTERESTING
   Oct 14 2012 DO ANIMALS PLAY WITH OTHER SPECIES?
   Oct 07 2012 THE WORLD OF THE SALT MARSH IS A FASCINATING PLACE
   Sep 30 2012 SPIDERS ARE THE FOCUS OF SOME INTRIGUING QUESTIONS
   Sep 23 2012 MORE SNAKES ARE AROUND NOW THAN AT ANY OTHER TIME OF THE YEAR
   Sep 16 2012 IS BIOSPHERE 2 TOO FAR AHEAD OF ITS TIME?
   Sep 09 2012 BAD TALKS CAN BE THE MOST MEMORABLE
   Sep 02 2012 WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT NARWHALS?
   Aug 26 2012 WHAT IS THE REAL VALUE OF WILDLIFE?
   Aug 19 2012 EVERYBODY RECOGNIZES A HORNET NEST
   Aug 12 2012 ASTROECOLOGISTS DEPEND ON CURIOSITY
   Aug 05 2012 LET'S NOT BE COMPLACENT ABOUT ABUNDANT ANIMALS
   Jul 29 2012 HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT PARROTS?
   Jul 22 2012 SOUTHERN FRIED SNAKES CAN CAUSE PROBLEMS
   Jul 15 2012 HOW SAFE IS IT TO BE AROUND ALLIGATORS?
   Jul 08 2012 WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT MOSQUITOES?
   Jul 01 2012 POLAR BEARS CAN BE A SUMMER TREAT
   Jun 24 2012 FASHION AND ECOLOGY DO NOT MIX
   Jun 17 2012 SOME ECOLOGICAL ASSESSMENTS ONLY REQUIRE A SAMPLE SIZE OF ONE
   Jun 10 2012 WHAT IS THE WORLD'S BIGGEST ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEM?
   Jun 03 2012 PEOPLE ASK QUESTIONS ABOUT LIZARDS
   May 27 2012 BELUGA WHALES ARE COOL
   May 20 2012 HOW DOES HUNTING AFRICAN BIG GAME AFFECT THE ENVIRONMENT?
   May 13 2012 MOTHERS OF MANY ANIMALS ARE WORTHY OF RECOGNITION
   May 06 2012 WHAT DOES THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY DO FOR US?
   Apr 29 2012 PEOPLE ALWAYS HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT ALLIGATORS
   Apr 22 2012 COMMENTS AND QUESTIONS CAN BE UPLIFTING
   Apr 15 2012 JEREMY WADE TEACHES CONSERVATION THROUGH ENTERTAINMENT
   Apr 08 2012 LET'S BECOME AWARE OF THE IMPORTANCE OF FORESTS
   Apr 01 2012 EVERY DAY IS APRIL FOOL'S FOR SOME SPECIES
   Mar 25 2012 HAVE ANY REPTILES GONE EXTINCT IN MODERN TIMES?
   Mar 18 2012 WATERSNAKES ARE NOT AS BAD AS THEY SEEM
   Mar 11 2012 BOOK ANSWERS QUESTIONS ABOUT CATS
   Mar 04 2012 HOW IMPORTANT IS THE ENVIRONMENT TO AMERICANS?
   Feb 26 2012 WHAT'S UP WITH SQUIRRELS?
   Feb 19 2012 THE BADLANDS OFFER ENVIRONMENTAL PARADOX
   Feb 12 2012 HOW BIG DO CROCODILES GET?
   Feb 05 2012 BURMESE PYTHONS EAT A LOT OF RACCOONS
   Jan 29 2012 WHY DO WE NEED THE EPA?
   Jan 22 2012 BOOK ANSWERS ALL QUESTIONS ABOUT DEER
   Jan 15 2012 MLK DAY OFFERS OPPORTUNITY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL LESSON
   Jan 08 2012 TIME TO CORRECT COYOTE COMMENTS
   Jan 01 2012 MAKE YOUR ENVIRONMENTAL RESOLUTIONS FOR 2012
 
 
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