Welcome to Fish Feet, host of 9th Oekologie blog carnival!
Population & Extinction
• GrrlScientist of Living the Scientific Life talks about Bluefin Tuna, will they soon be the Dodos of the sea?
• Jeremy at The Voltage Gate writes about the decline of antelopes in African national parks.
• John at A DC Birding Blog reviews the IUCN Red List 2007 and its implications.
• James at Direction not Destination researches ‘The Tyranny of Power’ phenomenon in white-tailed deer distributions.
• Corey at 10,000 Birds explains why a blight on conifers can be a boon for certain birds.
• Jenn at Invasive Species Weblog describes the impact of invasive plants in Massachusetts.
• Kevin at The Other 95% explores the fascinating world of jumping spiders and wolf spiders.
• Madhusudan at Reconciliation Ecology contributes a riveting article on the annual commute of the Bar Tailed Godwit, 11,570 km from Alaska to New Zealand.
• Tara at Aetiology imagines the possibility of using E. coli as a cavity fighter.
• Christina at Deep Sea News considers the importance of studying deep-sea coral microbial ecology.
Disease & Disaster
• Christian of Med Journal Watch shares new research on malaria pest control 45 years after Silent Spring.
• Greg at Evolution ... not "just a theory" anymore examines different cultural perspectives on building homes in disaster prone areas.
Humans & Environment
• Eric at the The Primate Diaries investigates the downstream effects of biopiracy.
• Devon at Ask the CareerCounselor gives readers invaluable advice on switching to a career in environmentalism.
• Shaheen at GNIF Brain Blogger relates the biochemistry of genetics and stress.
I’m glad to have hosted the carnival and have enjoyed reading all of the great submissions! Next month visit Oekologie at Laelaps.