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Glendon Don River Erosion Segment 9

My partner Jennifer and I worked on segment 9 of the Don riverbank in Glendon, York University (as seen on map above) to see what river stabilization have been used and possible improvements. It was a sunny day with some … Continue reading

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Green roofs can help native species

While looking at different articles to do my tweets I can across this interesting one which talks about using roof gardens to help endangered species. Conservationist in Melbourne Australia created roof-top sanctuaries for threatened and endangered native plants. They found … Continue reading

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Can invasive species actually be good?

Many times when you think of invasive species, you think of a species that have taken over an environment and gotten out of control.Usually to the point that it effects other species in that environment and could cause them to … Continue reading

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The 6th mass Extinction, are we in it?

It is undeniable to note that every year we are losing more and more species around the world. We are experience a rate of species die-offs like that of 65 million years ago with the dinosaurs. That is pretty scary … Continue reading

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Organizing a Family Party is a lot Harder then it Seems

This summer I was lucky enough to have the privilege of travelling with my Aunt to Panama to celebrate and help organize my cousins QuinceaƱera. I have never been one to like parties much but this party is a little … Continue reading

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