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Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 5
All things in the universe have at their basis, one fundamental essence which governs their creation, destruction and on-going actions. That singular essence is consciousness, (also known by some as God, or the Unified Field). Everywhere in Nature does...
Mind >> World Mind
Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 2
When thoughts are replaced by silence in the mind, perception arises. It is a part of the modern condition wherein the mind of humanity is constantly overwhelmed, by a million considerations and thoughts. In acquiring silence, the mind is enabled to get out...
Mind >> World Mind
Transforming World Mind Inertia (GM7)
Our entire world society is ultimately governed by the components of consciousness, not governments, corporations or institutions. Regardless of the apparent creativity of the architectural sciences, engineering or the ideologies we create, the true...
Mind >> World Mind
The Attributes of mass consciousness and its relationship to Intent
Consciousness may be discussed using the analogy of a flashlight. Consciousness is composed of three elements which are; Energy, Awareness and Intent. Awareness is like a flashlight at night. through this medium, Whatever we focus our attention upon is...
Mind >> Telepathy and Group Mind
Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 3
One of the very best ways to raise personal or group consciousness, is to MANIFEST spiritual Intentions into the environment at large. The projection of love into one’s surroundings for instance, results in love being reflected back to the sender, like...
Mind >> World Mind
The Earthmind Material
Part 1 | Part 2 Author's Note All references made in the first person(s) herein, are grammatical conveniences created for the sake of the reader. Such words as "I", "OUR", and "I/WE" are therefore not meant to be taken as literal...
Mind >> World Mind
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 1
FACING OUR REALITY Lets face it, the pace and direction of worldly changes have run far ahead of the current human capacity to change with them. Modern society has become a force with its own momentum; a great machine of mass production and...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium

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Focal Species Fact Sheet
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
Role of climatic niche models in focal-species-based conservation
The Use of Avian Focal Species for Conservation Planning in
focal species lists by identifying focal habitats, and then selecting those species 2001, Soulé. 1995).
Focal Species Concepts Focal Species Concepts Flagship Species
1. Focal Species Concepts.
Focal Species Tally Sheet
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OSU study on toads: Biodiversity key to ecosystem health
Research has shown that amphibians, such as these Western toads that were the focal species of a recent study, can better resist disease in more diverse ecosystems. (Photo by Stephanie Gervasi, courtesy of Oregon State University) CORVALLIS, Ore.
Avian Populations Are Not Impacted By Collision With Anthropogenic Structures
For each focal species, they calculated per capita collision risk by comparing total known collision mortality (determined by body counts at each site) with total population size (determined by Breeding Bird Survey data).
Long-term Biological Study Sites Offer Protection To Hunted Animals
The analyses also investigated whether numbers of all duikers, all primates, and the three focal species increased with increasing proximity to the long-term study area. The results of the analyses were striking.

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Focal Species
Mar 14, 2011 A focal species is a species primarily benefited by a project/contract action.
USFWS Focal Species
The U.S.
EDGE species - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Focal Species - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Jan 27, 2009 Focal Species Strategy. The Migratory Bird Program of the U.S.
Who to connect: selecting focal species -
Select focal species that collectively will serve as an umbrella for all native species and ecological processes.

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