Biology News
Column: Reading up on BC's flora and fauna - Richmond News


Richmond News
Even though I could experience nature just by going a couple of blocks away from the Cambie Branch to the Richmond Nature Park, I take our wild spaces for granted. It takes a book like The Flora and Fauna of Coastal British Columbia and the Pacific ...

Origin of the species: where did Darwin's finches come from? - The Guardian


The Guardian
Biogeography and evolution of the Galápagos: Integration of the biological and geological evidence. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. Sato, A, et al., 2001. On the origin of Darwin's finches. Molecular Biology and Evolution. Steadman, DW, 1982.

UM professor receives award of excellence in fish physiology - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
MIAMI-- University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science Professor Martin Grosell received the Award of Excellence in fish physiology from the American Fisheries Society. The award was presented to Grosell during the 13th ...

Botanical Society of the British Isles

Germany

Founded in 1836, it is the major source of information on the status and distribution of British and Irish flowering plants and ferns.

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People of the British Isles
United Kingdom

A study by the University of Oxford. Blood samples from 3,500 people from rural populations throughout the British Isles will be used to look at the patterns of differences in people's genetic make up around the UK.

A Y Chromosome Census of the British Isles
Netherlands

Capelli et al. found that different parts of the British Isles have sharply different paternal histories. An article from Current Biology.

The Tree Register of the British Isles
United Kingdom

Historical, ancient, and biggest trees of Great Britain and Ireland.

University of British Columbia Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research
Canada

The web site of Canada's oldest university botanical garden. Current research themes include conservation, evolution (including molecular systematics), genomics (including the evolution of plant development) and plant breeding. The garden features a collection of over 7500 different taxa, many of which are of wild documented origin.

British Biophysical Society
United Kingdom

The BBS aims to promote the physical characterisation and understanding of biomolecular functions.

The British Bryological Society
United Kingdom

The UK society concerned with the recording, mapping and conservation of British and tropical bryophytes and the producers of The Journal of Bryology.

British Lichen Society
United Kingdom

Advance interest in all branches of lichenology. Includes comprehensive information on British lichens.

British Mycological Society
United Kingdom

Society information, its activities, publications, affiliated group, and related links.

British Neuroendocrine Society
United States

The society exists to promote research into the interplay between the endocrine and nervous systems that control so many important body processes.

British Toxicology Society
Germany

International forum to foster research relating to chemical effects on the environment, and protecting public health. Details of register of toxicologists, training programs, meetings, abstract submission, membership and secretariat in Macclesfield, England.