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Published: 01 May 2013
Figure 5 Image “Map showing the whole autumn migration of the satellite tagged lesser White-fronted Geese caught at the Valdak Marshes in May 2006. Red line shows the migration route of Imre (tagged 23 May) and the blue line shows the migration route of Finn and Nieida (tagged 18 May). Green More
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Published: 01 May 2013
Figure 13 The two autumn migration routes of the Scandinavian LWfG. Image © Norwegian Ornithological Society. Figure 13. The two autumn migration routes of the Scandinavian LWfG. Image © Norwegian Ornithological Society. More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 89–105.
Published: 01 May 2016
... environmental salvation. However, these areas are also home to contaminated biota that migrate beyond refuge boundaries, inspiring biological vector control campaigns that frame nuclear nature as a threat that must be contained. How can these environments simultaneously embody ruin and redemption, and what work...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 63–85.
Published: 01 May 2018
... to invasive species, I reframe the migration and settlement of nonhuman beings as diasporas. Doing so illuminates the political complexities of loss and change in Chilean Tierra del Fuego, where I have been conducting fieldwork for the past five years. Integrating approaches from political ecology...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Figure 5 Image “Map showing the whole autumn migration of the satellite tagged lesser White-fronted Geese caught at the Valdak Marshes in May 2006. Red line shows the migration route of Imre (tagged 23 May) and the blue line shows the migration route of Finn and Nieida (tagged 18 May). Green...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 454–455.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Gisli Palsson References Brunner Bernd . Moon: A Brief History . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2011 . Finney Ben R. , and Jones Eric M. , eds. Interstellar Migration and the Human Experience . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1985...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 143–148.
Published: 01 May 2016
... lodgepole pine forests of British Columbia, and the first signs of Colorado’s current infestation were seen in 1996 in and around Rocky Mountain National Park. 3 But the infestation really took off in 2002, the same year that high winds in British Columbia allowed the pine beetle to migrate to the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 300–308.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Environmental Humanities , the “other” is mostly other worlds, other planets . . . a sign that space science has come to be interested in habitats, and not so much, as were its earlier incarnations, in unexpected intelligence). Or remember Ben Finney and Eric M. Jones’s 1985 Interstellar Migration and the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 171–174.
Published: 01 May 2017
... many cases the proliferation of introduced species is a symptom rather than a cause, and that a reconsideration of the morally loaded rhetoric in which discussions of biological migration and transplantation are often couched might make it easier to identify those causes and even to do something about...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 149–153.
Published: 01 May 2014
... migrating from the sciences to other fields of discourse via popular scientific magazines and public events. In the last few years, for instance, the concept has been discussed in The Economist (26 May, 2011), in the Global Change Magazine 78 (19 March, 2012), and in the newsletter of the International...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 103–121.
Published: 01 May 2012
... migrating viruses—whose relationships with poultry fostered disease. In farmers' maps, poultry occupied places where nonhuman vectors dominated, and farmers themselves were absolved of responsibility for disease control. I argue that these competing maps reflect broader struggles over how to define...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 37–56.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Working to disrupt dominant scientific accounts and popular outbreak narratives, Eben Kirksey designed a performance art piece to think with care about how Xenopus is helping generate ongoing changes in distributed ecological assemblages. This piece, called “Multispecies Migrations,” was part of a group...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 245–254.
Published: 01 May 2016
... small” in comparison to the combined weight of humans and domestic animals, while the once enormous abundance of living beings in the ocean is gone—and who remembers? 16 What makes it true is that the great animal migrations are disappearing, wild animal populations are plummeting, and so many beings...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 2 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 May 2013
... global eco-cosmopolitian perspective. The “middle ground” of agriculture that the novel and archives problematize confronts us with the ostensible simplicity of local ecologies and cultures at the same time that they document the thorny complexities of global capital and human migrations. What's more...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 118–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... nutritious and tasty plants that humans grow in their fields. She shows them how to trespass human infrastructure and to outsmart human technology—to jump over trenches, tear down electric fences, and cross well-traveled roads—to continue on their traditional migration routes. The oldest cow also teaches her...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 149–171.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., their entire physiology is bound up with the geologic via dissolved minerals. Salmon, which migrate between freshwater streams and the open ocean, must work with the properties of water and salts in order to exist at all. When in freshwater, salmon must pump salts into their bodies using special cells...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 257–272.
Published: 01 May 2018
... idyllic haven for wildfowl, especially famous for the thousands of migrating swans who land there in the autumn. 53 Accompanying these images was the news that of the twenty-one springs that fed the lake, 54 all but two had dried up, and as a result the surface area of the lake had shrunk by between...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 86–106.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Humanities , and three anonymous reviewers for their comments. I am grateful to Houssam Abbas, Lamia Moghnie, Aria Nakissa, Emily Sogn, the Zolberg Institute of Migration and Mobility Graduate Fellows, and especially Jacob Doherty and Julienne Obadia, for their insights and challenging questions. I am...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 52–71.
Published: 01 May 2019
... hundred razor blades slashing my private parts.” 63 Zilayefa’s itinerary of migration from her Ijaw village to the nearby city of Port Harcourt continues to dwell on the theme of sexual marginalization, with the protagonist forced to earn her keep as a mistress to a military officer. 64...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 167–174.
Published: 01 May 2015
... to the role of resource, or biomass, they become agents who betray the modelling attempts through mass migration and/or deaths. How can Nature be instituted otherwise, in such a way that referring to it we are not tempted to have those multiplicities of territorial relations, that we have not...