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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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What Does Online Mentorship of Secondary Science Students Look Like?

Catrina T. Adams and Claire A. Hemingway.

in BioScience

November 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 6595 words.

Mentorship by scientists can enrich learning opportunities for secondary science students, but how scientists perform these roles is poorly documented. We examine a partnership in which...

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Online Energy Simulator for building fault detection and diagnostics using dynamic energy performance model

Claudio Giovanni Mattera, Muhyiddine Jradi and Hamid Reza Shaker.

in International Journal of Low-Carbon Technologies

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Energy Technology; Environmental Sustainability. 5770 words.

Abstract

Faults in buildings systems affect energy efficiency and occupancy comfort. Simulating building behavior and comparing it with measured data allows to...

Estimating catches of marine and freshwater recreational fisheries in the Netherlands using an online panel survey

Tessa van der Hammen, Martin de Graaf and Jeremy M. Lyle.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

February 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 7965 words.

In this study we describe a two-phase survey design and implications of approaches to non-response adjustments on estimates of the total catch taken by Dutch recreational fishers, including...

Accelerating the Digitization of Biodiversity Research Specimens through Online Public Participation

Elizabeth R. Ellwood, Betty A. Dunckel, Paul Flemons, Robert Guralnick, Gil Nelson, Greg Newman, Sarah Newman, Deborah Paul, Greg Riccardi, Nelson Rios, Katja C. Seltmann and Austin R. Mast.

in BioScience

April 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 9387 words.

A goal of the biodiversity research community is to digitize the majority of the one billion specimens in US collections by 2020. Meeting this ambitious goal requires increased...

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environmental information

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

See Appendix 1 for a list of useful online sources of information and data on particular environmental issues.

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Agenda 21

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A set of proposals, made at the 1992 UN Conference on Environment and Development, Rio de Janeiro, to promote sustainable development. It sets out environmental strategies for managing...

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environmental information

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 20 words.

See Appendix 1 for a list of useful online sources of information and data on particular environmental issues.

environmental information

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 20 words.

See Appendix 1 for a list of useful online sources of information and data on particular environmental issues.

environmental information

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 20 words.

See Appendix 1 for a list of useful online sources of information and data on particular environmental issues.

Canine Blastomycosis in Wisconsin: A Survey of Small-Animal Veterinary Practices

Jennifer L. Anderson, Jordan L. Dieckman, Kurt D. Reed and Jennifer K. Meece.

in Medical Mycology

October 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2594 words.

The disease burden and impact of canine blastomycosis in Wisconsin is uncertain. We surveyed small-animal veterinary practices to obtain estimates of disease incidence, determine patient...

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Environmental Science

Edited by Ellen Wohl.

Research Guide. Subjects: Environment; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology; Environmental Science.

Made up of a rapidly expanding range of articles written by distinguished international scholars, this dynamic, continuously updated online resource offers exclusive authoritative research...

Natural History Collections as Emerging Resources for Innovative Education

Joseph A. Cook, Scott V. Edwards, Eileen A. Lacey, Robert P. Guralnick, Pamela S. Soltis, Douglas E. Soltis, Corey K. Welch, Kayce C. Bell, Kurt E. Galbreath, Christopher Himes, Julie M. Allen, Tracy A. Heath, Ana C. Carnaval, Kimberly L. Cooper, Mark Liu, James Hanken and Stefanie Ickert-Bond.

in BioScience

August 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 6434 words.

There is an emerging consensus that undergraduate biology education in the United States is at a crucial juncture, especially as we acknowledge the need to train a new generation of...

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It's Good to Share: Why Environmental Scientists’ Ethics Are Out of Date

Patricia A. Soranno, Kendra S. Cheruvelil, Kevin C. Elliott and Georgina M. Montgomery.

in BioScience

January 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 3397 words.

Although there have been many recent calls for increased data sharing, the majority of environmental scientists do not make their individual data sets publicly available in online...

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Optimizing Available Network Resources to Address Questions in Environmental Biogeochemistry

Eve-Lyn S. Hinckley, Suzanne P. Anderson, Jill S. Baron, Peter D. Blanken, Gordon B. Bonan, William D. Bowman, Sarah C. Elmendorf, Noah Fierer, Andrew M. Fox, Keli J. Goodman, Katherine D. Jones, Danica L. Lombardozzi, Claire K. Lunch, Jason C. Neff, Michael D. SanClements, Katharine N. Suding and William R. Wieder.

in BioScience

April 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 5673 words.

An increasing number of network observatories have been established globally to collect long-term biogeochemical data at multiple spatial and temporal scales. Although many outstanding...

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Hydrogen giving reduced carbon emissions from vehicles

Steve Perham.

in International Journal of Low-Carbon Technologies

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Energy Technology; Environmental Sustainability. 1821 words.

Hydrogen is considered to be an ideal energy carrier for low-carbon vehicles in the near future. It can be produced from water by using a variety of energy sources, such as solar, wind and...

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Next-Generation Field Guides

Elizabeth J. Farnsworth, Miyoko Chu, W. John Kress, Amanda K. Neill, Jason H. Best, John Pickering, Robert D. Stevenson, Gregory W. Courtney, John K. VanDyk and Aaron M. Ellison.

in BioScience

November 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 6573 words.

To conserve species, we must first identify them. Field researchers, land managers, educators, and citizen scientists need up-to-date and accessible tools to identify organisms, organize...

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Worldwide Engagement for Digitizing Biocollections (WeDigBio): The Biocollections Community's Citizen-Science Space on the Calendar

Elizabeth R Ellwood, Paul Kimberly, Robert Guralnick, Paul Flemons, Kevin Love, Shari Ellis, Julie M Allen, Jason H Best, Richard Carter, Simon Chagnoux, Robert Costello, Michael W Denslow, Betty A Dunckel, Meghan M Ferriter, Edward E Gilbert, Christine Goforth, Quentin Groom, Erica R Krimmel, Raphael LaFrance, Joann Lacey Martinec, Andrew N Miller, Jamie Minnaert-Grote, Thomas Nash, Peter Oboyski, Deborah L Paul, Katelin D Pearson, N Dean Pentcheff, Mari A Roberts, Carrie E Seltzer, Pamela S Soltis, Rhiannon Stephens, Patrick W Sweeney, Matt von Konrat, Adam Wall, Regina Wetzer, Charles Zimmerman and Austin R Mast.

in BioScience

February 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 7479 words.

Abstract

The digitization of biocollections is a critical task with direct implications for the global community who use the data for research and education....

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Integrated Assessment Models (IAMs) for Climate Change

Zili Yang, Yi-Ming Wei and Zhifu Mi.

in Environmental Science

P ublished online April 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Environment; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology; Environmental Science. 8162 words.

Integrated assessment models (IAMs) for climate change refers to a broad category of research approaches in climate change. Climate change is the most complicated global environmental...

Debris-Flow Risk Assessment

Matthias Jakob, Kris Holm and Scott McDougall.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science

P ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Natural Disasters (Environmental Science). 12243 words.

Debris flows are one of the most destructive landslide processes worldwide, given their ubiquity in mountainous areas occupied by human settlement or industrial facilities around the world....

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A new girth band for measuring stem diameter changes

Erkki Pesonen, Kari Mielikäinen and Harri Mäkinen.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

A simple girth band for automatic measurement of short-term changes in stem diameter was developed and tested. Laboratory tests showed that the girth band is thermal insensitive and it can...

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