Biology News
Spring fun: Waterfall hikes, picnicking and more at Lake Tahoe - Tahoe Daily Tribune

Tahoe Daily Tribune
It's no secret that the basin boasts some of the most breathtaking views of nature, so pack up your lunch and enjoy it outdoors amidst flora and fauna. If you're not hitting up Glen Alpine or Horsetail Falls, drive along highways 89 and 88 towards ...

Reviews For The Easily Distracted: Rampage - Houston Press

Houston Press
Not So Brief Plot Synopsis: San Diego primatologist Davis Okoye (Dwayne Johnson) enjoys his job teaching zoology students, driving a bitchin' Ford Bronco, and chilling with "George," his albino gorilla buddy. Sadly, his pastoral SoCal existence is ...

Noted naturalist, author to speak to local Sierra Club - Gadsden Times

Gadsden Times
James McClintock, naturalist and author, will speak at 6:30 p.m. Thursday to the Coosa Valley Sierra Club, which meets in the Joe M. Ford Center on Gadsden State Community College's Campus. McClintock is the Endowed University Professor of Polar and ...

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.