Biology News
Fort Collins summer day camp working to become legal after operating without permit - The Coloradoan

The Coloradoan
It uses the Wood Street property for its gardens and home base, but campers are typically going into the city's natural areas to explore the flora and fauna. The camp teaches its participants about the food it grows, how to cook with it and make meals ...

What happens in your brain when kids are left in cars -
Steve Ozbolt of Cudahy puts his son, Johnnie, 16 months into a properly fitted car seat with the help of Lynn Mellenthien during a car seat safety check at Ewald Venus Ford in Cudahy on Saturday, June 23. The event was sponsored by Kohls and Safe Kids ...

Botany lovers - Mount Desert Islander

Mount Desert Islander
Some of the hardest working botany-lovers known to MDI “rocketed” through the work required for a successful plant sale. Successful it was, and for that, we thank Anne Kozak, Betty Massie, Charlotte Stetson, Cora Olgyay and Alan Rosenquist, Dawn ...

Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Englewood - United States

Calendar of events, information about programs, and collections policy. Vail, Colorado, USA.

Betty Ford Alpine Gardens
United States

Displays the varied landscapes of alpine and subalpine regions. Located in Ford Park.

Pet Travel & Dog Fun from Betty White
United States

Traveling with your pet as told from the canine perspective, with information on presidential dogs, dog jokes, stories, quizzes, and contests. Send a dog postcard.


Online short course coordinated by University of Zurich Department of Geography. Requires registration.

Alpine Accentor (Prunella collaris)
United States

Photo of this bird taken at Mt. Fuji, Japan.

Diphasium alpinum: Alpine Clubmoss
United Kingdom

Description of this glaucous species, also known as Lycopodium alpinum, and two photographs.

United Kingdom

Describes the physical characteristics of this plant, its habitats, uses and cultivation.

Arctic-Alpine Tundra Project
United States

Digital online flora of the arctic-alpine regions of eastern North America including Quebec, Labrador, Newfoundland and New England. Profiles the wildflowers and ferns of Mt. Washington and other mountains.

Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research at U of Colorado, Boulder
United States

Mission is to facilitate interdisciplinary research leading to a predictive understanding of the biological, chemical, and physical interactions that regulate the earth system in arctic, alpine, and other regions.

Alpine Marmot (Marmota marmota)
United Kingdom

Photographs and information on this species including a description, distribution, habitat, diet, behavior and reproduction.

United States

Plant collection, events, virtual tour. Midland, Michigan, USA.