Mono Lake News


ithaca.com
Marie Read showcases oneness with new show
ithaca.com
MR: The image Wilson's Phalarope flock at Mono Lake was taken during a 3-year project I undertook a few years ago in California's Eastern Sierra, which resulted in my book about the birds of Mono Lake titled Sierra Wings. I came back repeatedly to this ...

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Los Angeles Times
Once teetering, Mono Lake is revived by heavy rains, snow
Los Angeles Times
The increasingly salty water threatened to kill brine shrimp, a favorite food of the estimated 50,000 California gulls that breed here each year. Exposure of a land bridge provided coyotes with access to the second-largest California gull colony in the ...
California's Drought-Ravaged Lakes Are Being Rapidly Revived by Weeks of RainKTLA
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KABC-TV
LA eyes Mono Lake water levels near Yosemite National Park
KABC-TV
There's no place in California quite like Mono Lake as the salt-water body just east of Yosemite National Park features other-worldly rock formations. After being depleted by the drought, Mono Lake has started filling up again, which means great news ...

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Phys.Org
Using tropical microbes to improve the environment
Phys.Org
Researchers found that bioencapsulated brine shrimp larvae (pictured) provide a level of disease protection to a commonly eaten fish in Asia, called climbing perch. Credit: Napat Polchoke / 123rf. Researchers in Malaysia are harnessing properties in ...

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Los Angeles Times
Rising water levels at Mono Lake
Los Angeles Times
Recent storms and increased snowpack have contributed to rising water levels at Mono Lake. (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times). Copyright 2017, Los Angeles Times · Weeks of rain are rapidly reviving California's drought-ravaged lakes ...

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Cisco Blogs (blog)
Is Facebook's new storage platform performance hungry'
Cisco Blogs (blog)
But the other thing I noticed about Facebook's new storage platform was the use of two Mono Lake micro-servers. This little micro-server is pretty cool because Facebook uses it everywhere to maximize component re-usability. When managing infrastructure ...

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Weekend walk: Ecological anomalies await at Mono Lake
Sacramento Bee
In fact, it's home to tons of brine shrimp that help sustain the regional and migratory birds who rely on Mono Lake, such as sandpipers, snowy plovers and California gulls. Dozens of different bird species live there, so bring binoculars if you'd like ...

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Montreal Gazette
The Right Chemistry: Monkeying around with 'Sea-Monkeys'
Montreal Gazette
Then, the water would be ready to receive the contents of the second envelope. This contained the 'Sea-Monkeys,' which were actually the tiny eggs of brine shrimp in an anhydrobiotic state. 'Anhydrobiotic' derives from the Greek for 'life without water ...

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Popular Science
Get this amazing globe of bioluminescence in your pocket
Popular Science
Remember Sea-Monkeys, those awesome tiny aquatic brine shrimp' Well, they've got nothing on the Dino Sphere. This clear orb contains dinoflagellates, microscopic marine plankton that light up after dark. You can get this pocket-size natural phenomenon ...

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Asia Times
From pen on paper to product: tips for design and development
Asia Times
The rages then were magic and a commercial variant of brine shrimp known as Sea Monkeys. I performed with commercially bought magic tricks, and then improvised and designed my own, and stole time on my dad's typewriter and shrink-wrap machine to ...

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