RE: NANFA-- exotic species impact

Irate Mormon (
Fri, 28 May 2004 22:57:10 -0400

Quoting Bruce Stallsmith <>:

> The Rockies have
> been rising for the last 25 million years or so, which has separated
> watersheds for a period of time.

I thought isolation often results in high diversity?? Or maybe I am thinking of
endemism. In the east we have the Appalachians - why is diversity higher there?
Because of the age difference?

Charter member, DNRC

I think I understand the true meaning of diversity. If I attack traditional
values it's "free speech." If I attack the protected groups it's "hate speech."
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