Swimming in Feces

Some food, er feces, for thought. Above is another thought-provoking figure from the students in Rob’s Community Ecology of Humans class. Data analysis by Ryann Rossi, Michael Just, and Benjamin Hess. Visualization by Neil Mccoy.

Did you miss last week’s figure about the movement of trash? Check it out now.

By |2015-01-12T16:05:48-05:00May 29th, 2014|

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Holly Menninger
As Director of Public Science, Holly coordinates our empire of citizen science projects and manages the online science communication here at Your Wild Life. An entomologist by training, she’s a science communicator by passion and practice.


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    Piotr Naskrecki May 29, 2014 at 11:14 am - Reply

    That’s a lot of waste that the students generate in Rob’s class. What’s he feeding them?

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    Andrew Durso May 29, 2014 at 3:31 pm - Reply

    So what happens to all of it? Fertilizer/compost?

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    Andrew Durso May 29, 2014 at 5:28 pm - Reply

    Does that include wild animals too?

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