Monthly Archives: March 2012

ECORP to attend the 46th Annual Society for California Archaeology Meeting

ECORP archaeologists from across California will be attending the 46th Annual Society for California Archaeology Meeting in San Diego March 29 through April 1. For more information on the annual meeting please check out http://www.scahome.org/meetings_events/index.html ECORP has a full suite of cultural … Continue reading

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ECORP’s newly passed and renewed USFWS-permitted freshwater fairy shrimp biologists

Recently ECORP had a number of biologists pass (new and renewal) the intense U.S. Fish and Wildlife (FWS) test on freshwater fairy shrimp identification within California.  ECORP biologists studied at the Carlsbad and/or Sacramento FWS offices with their specimens and then … Continue reading

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ECORP is attending the 3rd Annual EUCI Conference on Renewable Energy Development on Federal Lands, March 28-29, 2012

ECORP will be attendance at the EUCI Conference on Renewable Energy Development on Federal Lands. ECORP’s very own Cultural Resources Manager, Evelyn Chandler, will be on the panel for the ‘Tribal Coordination for Renewable Energy Projects’ session on Thursday morning. For … Continue reading

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Chorus Frog Blamed for Spreading Devastating Disease

Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Date: 12 March 2012 Time: 04:40 PM ET A common West Coast frog, the Pacific chorus frog, may be spreading the deadly fungal infection that is devastating other amphibians, a new study suggests. Not only … Continue reading

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Mysterious Rattlesnake-Killing Infection Emerges

  Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Date: 24 February 2012 Time: 05:22 PM ET A severe fungal infection appears to have killed six rare eastern massasauga rattlesnakes in Illinois and scientists suspect more snakes are becoming sick.In south-central Illinois, rare … Continue reading

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Did You Know that Clean Water Act Section 404 Nationwide Permits Expire in March?

All Nationwide Permits (NWPs) issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) for work in wetlands and other waters that are regulated by Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and/or Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act … Continue reading

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