reproductive system :
- n organs and tissues involved in the production and maturation of gametes and in their union and subsequent development as offspring
News & Articles
- Canada geese goslings
Q: I recently saw a couple of Canada geese with their goslings and wondered if they have more than one clutch a year? A: Not usually. Once geese have successfully raised an entire brood, their reproductive system shuts down. If however the goose's first clutch of eggs is unsuccessful or destroyed early during the incubation or nesting period, the birds may nest a second time. -Lori Naumann, DNR ...
June 10, 2013 - Brainerd Dispatch
- California's Children Face Higher Health Risks from Food Contaminants Than Adults
Preschoolers and school-age children eat a large number of contaminants in a variety of foods at levels that have known health effects, according to a study of kids and adults in California. Exposure to the pollutants at the levels identified in the study is associated with a wide array of health effects including cancer, liver toxicity, and damage to the neurological and reproductive systems ...
June 8, 2013 - East Bay Express