Wildlife charity sees surge in prickly customers this winter

trendWildlife charity sees surge in prickly customers this winter
A WILDLIFE rescue charity has seen a surge in prickly customers as they care for more than 100 hedgehogs in need of winter TLC. Oak and Furrows Wildlife Rescue, based in Leigh, near Cricklade has taken in 126 hedgehogs in a bid to get the spiny critters …
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Grant program benefits Nevada County fish and wildlife, applications now open
NEVADA CITY, Calif. November 21, 2016 – The Nevada County Fish and Wildlife Commission is soliciting grant proposals for Fiscal Year 2017/2018. The grant program is supported through the Nevada County Fish and Wildlife Propagation Fund, which receives …
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Interesting Photo of the Day: Not Your Average Wildlife Photo Shoot
Have you ever seen a bird pose for a squirrel for a portrait shot? What about when they switch roles and photograph each other? These two photos show the mock playfulness between the two as each one positions themselves in the frame whilst the other …
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Struggling motocross park sees ridership increase

sportStruggling motocross park sees ridership increase
A struggling motocross park in northeast Lincoln saw increased ridership last year and expects to see increased revenues as well after several years of financial losses. Abbott Motocross Park saw its daily ridership increase from 2,600 riders in 2014 …
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2016 Daytona SX | James Stewart Update
Another setback struck James Stewart during the opening lap of the heat race at the 2016 Daytona SX, as a series of mistakes by Yoshimura Suzuki rider left him injured and unable to complete the night’s event. The crash was simple, when Stewart lost …
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MXA MINI-VIEW: ANTONIO BALBI
Antonio Balbi is a motocross/Supercross rider from Brazil. Some of his career accomplishments include the 2004 and 2008 Brazilian Supercross MX1 championships, the Brazilian outdoor MX1 championship, the Latin-American championship in MX2 as well …
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Capital Economics Sees a Wild Ride for Iron Ore as $20s Loom

trendCapital Economics Sees a Wild Ride for Iron Ore as s Loom
A mine worker positions a hose used in the drilling operation inside an underground iron ore mine. Iron ore has been pummeled yet again over 2015 as the world’s largest miners including Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton Ltd. in Australia and Brazil’s …
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Report finds increase in job openings for economics Ph.D.s
A new report by the American Economic Association found that its listings for jobs for economics Ph.D.s increased by 8.5 percent in 2015, to 3,309. Academic jobs increased to 2,458, from 2,290. Nonacademic jobs increased to 846 from 761. (Not all jobs …
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Five books that put some life in the dismal science of economics
Anyone’s list of best books of the year is going to be incomplete and biased. Mine, for example, is weighted toward books about economic theory and the financial industry. That means that 2015 is the perfect year for me to list my recommendations …
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