Urban insects are more resilient in extreme weather – Phys.Org

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Jan 112018
 

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Urban insects are more resilient in extreme weather
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According to the Rutgers-Camden researcher, the study supports the hypothesis that organisms living in high-stress urban medians possess adaptions to disturbance, making them more resilient to the effects of extreme weather events than organisms living

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Extreme Weather Caused By Climate Change Decides Distribution Of Insects – RedOrbit

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Feb 212014
 

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Extreme Weather Caused By Climate Change Decides Distribution Of Insects
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Extreme weather caused by climate change in the coming decades is likely to have profound implications for distributions of insects and other invertebrates. This is suggested by a new study of insects in tropical and temperate regions of Australia. As
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Studies look at oil spill’s effect on insects – Yahoo Finance

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Mar 242012
 

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Nearly two years after oil from BP’s busted well in the Gulf of Mexico fouled coastal marshes … In those hit by the spill, some kinds of insects and spiders are still far less numerous than before, she said.
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Binghamton resident researches ecology, insects at Cornell – Press & Sun-Bulletin

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Jun 272011
 

Binghamton resident Eleanor Durfee, a sophomore biology major at Haverford College, will spend the summer studying ecology and insects at Cornell University. Durfee will work with Professor Anurag Agrawal, focusing on the interactions between arthropods …
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