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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 2013:
   Dec 29 2013 MAKE YOUR ENVIRONMENTAL RESOLUTIONS FOR 2014
   Dec 22 2013 HOW MANY PARTRIDGES DO YOU NEED?
   Dec 15 2013 WHO IS DESTROYING THE ECOSYSTEM?
   Dec 08 2013 WHAT IS THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF COCAINE AND MARIJUANA?
   Dec 01 2013 IT'S THE FAMILY TIME OF YEAR BUT NOT ALL FAMILIES ARE THE SAME
   Nov 24 2013 AUTUMN BRINGS QUESTIONS ABOUT GEESE
   Nov 17 2013 DO ANIMALS PROFILE?
   Nov 10 2013 EXTINCTION CAN HAPPEN MORE RAPIDLY THAN WE THINK
   Nov 03 2013 WHAT SHOULD YOU DO WITH A RED-EARED SLIDER TURTLE?
   Oct 27 2013 WHAT DO YOU DO IF YOU FIND A PENGUIN IN THE ROAD?
   Oct 20 2013 SOME PEOPLE DESERVE IT WHEN SNAKES STRIKE BACK
   Oct 13 2013 SOME ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES WILL NEVER BE RESOLVED
   Oct 06 2013 NATURAL RECYCLING CAN BE A DRAMATIC EVENT
   Sep 29 2013 HOW DO I BECOME AN ECOLOGIST?
   Sep 22 2013 AUTUMN SNAKES BRING QUESTIONS
   Sep 15 2013 WHAT DOES A FISHER SMELL LIKE?
   Sep 08 2013 ENJOY WHATEVER COMES TO YOUR BIRD FEEDER
   Sep 01 2013 DIAMONDBACK RATTLESNAKES GET EVERYONE'S ATTENTION
   Aug 25 2013 EVERYONE SHOULD ENJOY THEIR SPIDERS
   Aug 18 2013 SOME STATES HAVE WEIRD WILDLIFE LAWS
   Aug 11 2013 SHOULD WE SHOW TOLERANCE FOR SOME INVASIVE SPECIES?
   Aug 04 2013 HOW IS THE UNUSUAL SUMMER AFFECTING WILDLIFE?
   Jul 28 2013 ARE BUTTERFLIES DISAPPEARING?
   Jul 21 2013 LIFE IN THE ICE CAN BE NICE
   Jul 14 2013 SCIENTISTS MARVEL AT DISCOVERY OF GIANT ORGANISM
   Jul 07 2013 WHAT ON EARTH ARE LICHENS?
   Jun 30 2013 WANT TO READ THE BEST FROG BOOK EVER WRITTEN?
   Jun 23 2013 HOW OLD DO BLANDING'S TURTLES GET?
   Jun 16 2013 WHY ARE SOME PLANTS AND ANIMALS NAMED AFTER PEOPLE?
   Jun 09 2013 WHY DO SQUIRRELS HAVE THE COLORS THEY DO?
   Jun 02 2013 CALIFORNIA CONDORS ARE MAGNIFICENT BIRDS
   May 26 2013 WHY DO FLAMINGOS STAND ON ONE LEG?
   May 19 2013 WHY DO BIRDS BUILD NESTS WITH SNAKE SKINS?
   May 12 2013 WHY ARE TURTLES CROSSING ROADS?
   May 05 2013 THE BATTLE AT KRUGER IS WORTH WATCHING
   Apr 28 2013 DO STATE LEGISLATURES KNOW THAT BUTTERFLIES ARE INSECTS?
   Apr 21 2013 PROTECTING YOURSELF AROUND SNAKES
   Apr 14 2013 CORN SNAKES MAKE COLORFUL WINDSHIELD WIPERS
   Apr 07 2013 HOW DO YOU GET RID OF AN ARMADILLO?
   Mar 31 2013 AFRICA DOESN'T NEED BIGFOOT
   Mar 24 2013 HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT GECKOS?
   Mar 17 2013 PUFF ADDERS ARE AFRICA'S DEADLIEST SNAKE
   Mar 10 2013 NOT ALL EXTINCTIONS ARE OUR FAULT
   Mar 03 2013 WOULD IT HELP THE ENVIRONMENT IF WE LIVED FOR A THOUSAND YEARS?
   Feb 24 2013 WHO HAS BEEN OUR MOST ENVIRONMENTALLY AWARE PRESIDENT?
   Feb 17 2013 SILVERSWORDS AND OTHER UNUSUAL SPECIES INHABIT HAWAII
   Feb 10 2013 A NENE CAN BE HARD TO FIND
   Feb 03 2013 WOOD DUCKS CAN RELAX FOR AWHILE
   Jan 27 2013 COULD A PRIZE-WINNING PYTHON BE IN YOUR FUTURE?
   Jan 20 2013 ARE BEAVERS MORE ACTIVE THIS TIME OF YEAR?
   Jan 13 2013 HOW DOES CONGRESS'S ENVIRONMENTAL SCORECARD READ?
   Jan 06 2013 WHY DO ANIMALS TURN WHITE IN THE ARCTIC BUT NOT THE ANTARCTIC?
 
 
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