Tag: Natural history

Humans and fires in the Brazilian Cerrado: A palaeoecological perspective

Fires and biodiversity in Brazilian savanna A new video from Boromir Bogumil on sediment coring and the natural history of the Brazilian savannah (Cerrado):    

Recent reading

Highlights of articles members of the group read recently. Newspaper articles: The natural historian faces extinction: Overspecialism and funding cuts could end a vital scientific tradition, claim experts by¬†Joe Kavanagh in The Independent Fires could turn Amazon rainforest into a desert as human activity…