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South Florida Reporter
Sea Monkeys Breath Through Their Feet
South Florida Reporter
The brine shrimp sold as sea monkeys live longer than normal brine shrimp because they're hybrids bred to do so. Sea monkeys are born with only one eye, but develop two more (for a total of 3!) as they grow. Sea monkeys can live up to 2 years with ...

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Los Angeles Times
Once teetering, Mono Lake is revived by heavy rains, snow
Los Angeles Times
Striding along a boardwalk with panoramic views of the lake famous for its craggy tufa formations and one of California's longest-running environmental dilemmas, Geoffrey McQuilkin, executive director of the Mono Lake Committee, a nonprofit group ...
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
Los Angeles is eyeing water levels at Mono Lake near Yosemite National Park as it could help its future water supply. (KABC). KABC. By Rob McMillan. Wednesday, January 18, 2017. MONO LAKE, Calif. (KABC) --. There's no place in California quite like ...

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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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EurekAlert (press release)
Tiny shells indicate big changes to global carbon cycle | EurekAlert ...
EurekAlert (press release)
Experiments with tiny, shelled organisms in the ocean suggest big changes to the global carbon cycle are underway, according to a study from the University of ...

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MSU doctoral student wins scholarship for study of Utah's Great Salt Lake
Montana State University
'These microbialites are a major source of food for brine flies and brine shrimp (also known colloquially as sea monkeys), which serve as the major food source for the millions of birds that visit Great Salt Lake annually,' Lindsay said. 'Moreover, a ...

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Sierra Wave
Don Zeleny: 1945-2017
Sierra Wave
Locally, he was a supporter of Chamber Music Unbound, Mammoth Lakes Repertory Theater, Eastern Sierra Symphony, Mono Lake Committee, Eastern Sierra Land Trust, ML Friends of the Library, ML Foundation, Southern Mono Historical Society and ...

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Science Daily
This nasal receptor mediates the appetizing smell of fish food ...
Science Daily
The aquatic environment is full of tantalizing chemicals that can guide a fish to mates or meals. Now, scientists in Japan have identified the olfactory receptor and ...

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Los Angeles Times
Yosemite's back gate, Tioga Pass, is still snowed under--and that ...
Los Angeles Times
The east entrance is usually open by this time. Not this year. Plows are still carving away at a snow pack so huge the opening might be delayed till Fourth of July.

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Diploids back in area fisheries next year
Sierra Wave
After six years of stocking non-breeding (triploids) trout and following inter-departmental discussions, the California Department of Fish and Game will begin raising and stocking little breeders (diploids) in the Owens River and Mono Lake basins next ...

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