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How Laws to Protect Biodiversity Backfired on Scientists Trying to Save It - The Wire


The Wire
The legal fences around biodiversity research are so strong that it even thwarts basic research and international collaborations. The remedy, the signatories have argued, is a separate agreement to ensure fewer restrictions on academic research.

Monkfish Research Awards to Improve Understanding of Monkfish Biology and More - SeafoodNews


SeafoodNews
NOAA Fisheries and the New England and Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Councils have announced three new cooperative research projects that will improve the understanding of monkfish biology, as well as how to reduce catch of skates in monkfish ...

Neuroscientist Narayanan Kasthuri Leading Research to Map Billions of Brain Cells - India West


India West
An Indian American assistant professor of neurobiology and researcher at the University of Chicago's Argonne project is leading research into mapping billions of brain cells. Scientists at the university and Argonne National Laboratory, including Prof.

Asiatic Herpetological Research

Herndon - United States

Peer-reviewed scientific journal covering the biology of Asian reptiles and amphibians. Archives available online.

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Brief information about Ursus thibetanus.

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Provides a central resource on the Internet for information about the Asiatic lion and the conservation efforts in progress to protect it.

Asiatic Ass: Equus hermionus
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Factsheet on this wild relative of the domestic donkey, its description, distribution and biology, with several photographs.

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Developed to provide a central resource on the Internet for information about the Asiatic lion and the conservation efforts in progress to protect it.

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Several photographs of this plant with its description and identifying characteristics.

Chicago Herpetological Society
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Goals are education, conservation and the advancement of herpetology. Offers special events, calendar and news.

Colorado Herpetological Society
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Includes news, information about upcoming events and a guide to Colorado species.

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Dedicated to the study and conservation of reptiles and amphibians. Includes news and information about the HAA.

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Encourages conservation of amphibians and reptiles. Offers membership, meeting and field trip information.