Regulation throughout the Anthropocene? Maybe not

Eric Biber these days posted a sequence at Approved Planet based totally on his present Georgetown Regulation Journal article, "Regulation throughout the Anthropocene Epoch" (abstract beneath). The Anthropocene, for people who’ve in some way missed this buzzword, is (in line with its proponents–it has however to be formally adopted) a model new epoch, …

Environmental timelines

A while once more Environmental Historic previous carried a consider by Daniel Simberloff of Ian Rotherham’s Eco-history: An Introduction to Biodiversity and Conservation (White Horse Press, 2014). Simberloff notes: The extreme stage of Eco-history is a excellent 42-page “Timeline,” detailing in linear development 224 key components inside the historic previous of …

The Knights of St. John and endangered species security

“Fungus coccineus Melitensis Typhoides”, from Paolo Boccone, Icones & Descriptiones rariarum plantarum Siciliae, Melitae, Galliae, & Italiae (1674) A present journey to Malta took me to the Dwejra on the enticing island of Gozo, off the coast of which lies the small islet of Fungus Rock. The island is named after …