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Abrupt Climate Change - Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution:: Stories from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution looking at how recent and rapidly advancing evidence demonstrates that Earth's climate repeatedly has shifted dramatically and in time spans as short as a decade.

Woods Hole Research Center (WHRC):: The Woods Hole Research Center (WHRC) is a private, non-profit research organization focusing on environmental sciences. Our scientists combine analysis of satellite images of the Earth with field studies to measure, model, and map changes in the world’s ecosystems, from the thawing permafrost in the Arctic to the expanding agriculture regions of the tropics. We work locally and regionally, with in-depth expertise and collaborations in North an

Save The Whales:: Organization dedicated to the conservation and preservation of the species. Includes news, information on research and contacts.

Whales Online:: Information site dedicated to the conservation of whales, dolphins and porpoises in the Southern Hemisphere.

Killer Whales: Conservation and Research:: Outline provided by Sea World describes the importance of legal protections, research and marine zoological parks for species preservation.

Reviewing Scientists Say Proposed Conservation Measures Unlikely To Help Whales:: Science Daily article discusses doubts raised by scientists charged by the International Whaling Commission (IWC) to review the effectiveness of sanctuaries for conservation.

BBC News: Extinction Nears for Whales and Dolphins:: Alex Kirby reports that some species are now so endangered they may not survive another 10 years. Features photos and related links. (May 14, 2003)

The Earthworm Hole:: Includes information about types of farming and their affect on this invertebrate population. Offers educational services and materials. By the New Zealand Institute for Crop and Food Research.

Ozone Hole Watch:: Ozone Watch, created by NASA, allows you to check on the latest status of the ozone layer over the South Pole.

Ozone Hole Tour:: Follows the discovery of the ozone hole and the resulting science and research on the phenomenon.

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