The Displacement Trap: Knock-on Effects of Climate Induced Displacement

The many impacts of climate change including desertification, rising-sea levels, extreme weather events, flooding, and other natural disasters, could lead to mass human displacement over the coming century as more land becomes increasingly uninhabitable for our species.…


Parasitic fauna of African large mammals

The latest Paper of the Month for Parasitology is “Some gastrointestinal nematodes and ixodid ticks shared by several wildlife species in the Kruger National Park, South Africa“ With conservation of African mammalian species in mind, wildlife reserves and managed game parks continue to offer some protection to many species and associated natural habitats.…


Animal waste digestate fertilization – a sustainable way to utilize agricultural waste and reduce GHG emissions

The paper “Greenhouse gas emissions in agricultural cultivated soils using animal waste-based digestates for crop fertilization“, published in The Journal of Agricultural Science, has been chosen as the latest Editorial Highlight.…


How Minnesota is Eradicating Palmer Amaranth

Palmer amaranth is widely recognized as one of the most troublesome weed species in U.S. agriculture. It was first introduced in Minnesota in 2016 through contaminated seed mixes used for conservation plantings.…


Climate change adaptation and waterbirds: a more integrated approach is needed

Migratory waterbirds traverse thousands of kilometres annually between their breeding and non-breeding areas, and their conservation is the subject of numerous inter-governmental treaties.…


A pluralistic approach to Gender Studies – an interview with Sara Doskow in Gender Studies, a Hot Topic from Cambridge University Press

Cambridge University Press is partnering with GOBI Library Solutions on a series of blog posts to give our customer insights into our Hot Topics collections.…


The Escazu Agreement: a game changer for business and human rights in the Americas?

On 22 April 2021, the Escazu Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and the Caribbean entered into force.…


Understanding climate change, the most important issue currently facing humanity – an interview with Matt Lloyd on Climate, a Hot Topic from Cambridge

We’re partnering with GOBI Library Solutions on a series of blog posts to give our customers insights into our Hot Topics collections.…