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  • Disruptive Invasive Species can Affect Forest Health in Tornado-Damaged Forest Areas
    Researchers of the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois in Chicago have ascertained that after tornadoes touch down and cut through forests, the resulting destruction paves the way for the introduction of new and invasive species. The study, which was recently published in the Journal of Ecology, furnished evidence […]
  • Study Reveals Pesticides Banned in Other Countries Still Approved in the U.S.
    A study conducted by Nathan Donley, a Senior Scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity, revealed that numerous pesticides already banned or currently being phased out in Brazil, China and in EU countries, are still approved for use in the U.S. Donley’s study which was published by the Environmental Health journal, shows that the US […]