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Georgia Before People

I’m writing this blog because I’m fascinated with what the ecology of southeastern North America was before people colonized the region and ruined it.

  • By Mark Gelbart
  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly one post per week
  • First post on

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Posts per month
Month starting Posts
Dec 2022 5
Jan 2023 4
Feb 2023 4
Mar 2023 5
Apr 2023 4
May 2023 4
Jun 2023 5
Jul 2023 4
Aug 2023 5
Sep 2023 6
Oct 2023 4
Nov 2023 5
Dec 2023 4
Jan 2024 4
Feb 2024 5
Mar 2024 5
Apr 2024 2

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

A New Species of Anaconda (Eunectes akayima) Discovered
If someone told a scientist, a 21 foot long 500-pound animal was discovered for the first time this year, they would be in a state of disbelief. Yet, that is what happened. The reason for …
On , by markgelbart, 319 words
A Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) Flying Over Piney Grove Road
I was jogging on Piney Grove Road, located in Richmond County Georgia last summer and saw a flock of crows mobbing a bald eagle and a red-tailed hawk. I sprinted inside my house, grabbed my …
On , by markgelbart, 549 words
2 Million Year old DNA Recovered from the Kap Kobenhavn Site in Greenland
I’ve been writing this blog for 14 years, and since its inception, the advances in the technology to extract information from minute paleo-ecological data have become amazing. Recently, scientists took 41 sediment cores from 5 …
On , by markgelbart, 682 words