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Declining street tree canopy prompts call for more action - Daily Liberal


Daily Liberal
“Of the 39 NSW centres, Botany Bay had the lowest street tree canopy at 12.1 per cent. Botany Bay, home of Sydney International Airport, and large scale industrial sites has a 12.1 per cent tree canopy coverage as opposed to Dubbo, arguably the hottest ...

New bird species named for Harvard 'father of biodiversity' - ABC News


ABC News
Here's something to tweet about: A new species of bird has been named for a retired Harvard biologist known as "the father of biodiversity." The Rainforest Trust said Wednesday that the antbird discovered last year in northern Peru has been given the ...

Birding from Peru's Canopy Walkway

Burlington - United States

Birding ecotour to Peru's Amazon region, based around a canopy walkway. Photographs, species list, and maps.

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Peru: Rainforest Canopy Walkway
United States

Slideshow from a trip in 2001.

The Myakka Canopy Walkway
United States

Research and public access. Information, photograph, and map. Florida.

United States

The feasibility of building a walkway on campus at Evergreen State College, Washington.

TREE Foundation: The Myakka Canopy Walkway Project
United States

Photographs of the construction of the walkway, recommended reading, and links. Sarasota, Florida.

Nicandra physalodes: Apple of Peru
United States

Photographs of various growth stages of this annual plant.

Northwest Alpacas Photo Galleries: Vicuna of Peru
United States

Images of the ancestors of the alpaca.

Birding: Phasianidae
Canada

Provides a list of the 155 species generally considered to be in this family, and links to other sites.

Birding Babylon
United States

Follow the birding blog observations from a soldier's tour in Iraq as well as recounted wildlife sightings from others stationed and working in Iraq.

Birding Gulls
United States

E-mail group to discuss gull identification and exchange photos.

United States

Annotated photo gallery.