ecology http://wrvo.org en Roadkill + technology = new app to track wildlife http://wrvo.org/post/roadkill-technology-new-app-track-wildlife <p>We’ve all seen or experienced it – unfortunate wildlife dashes in front of a car at just the wrong time - and its remains splatter across the road. But Danielle Garneau, a wildlife ecologist at SUNY Plattsburgh, says the roadkill we’re likely to see on roads can teach us a lot. She’s using a new <a href="http://epicollectserver.appspot.com/project.html?name=RoadkillGarneau">smartphone app for citizen scientists</a>. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 14:42:09 +0000 Sarah Harris 29902 at http://wrvo.org Roadkill + technology = new app to track wildlife Ecology, Conservation and People's Minds http://wrvo.org/post/ecology-conservation-and-peoples-minds <p>John Weeks discusses influential figures from his past and shares some excerpts from a book written by one such man, Aldo Leopold. Weeks relays some strategies to "preserve the sanity of our wild world," including the need to know our world at least as well as the Native Americans. Tue, 02 Oct 2012 15:00:00 +0000 John Weeks 26183 at http://wrvo.org