Biology News
University zoology student studies largest known specimen of black carp - Daily Egyptian

Daily Egyptian
The largest known specimen of black carp has been brought to university researchers who hope to unlock important information about the invasive species. “The fish was substantially larger than anything we had seen before,” Greg Whitledge, an associate ...

Marine biologist-athlete rallies locals to save Davao Gulf's ecosystem - Business Mirror

Business Mirror
MOST Filipino sports lovers who follow the Philippine Volcanoes are familiar with center-winger Harry D. Morris. Other than his duties with the national rugby team, Morris is actually a full-fledged marine biologist. He was a 2006 honor graduate from ...

LSU Health dean to lead pharmacology society, and other higher ... - The Advocate

The Advocate
The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics has elected the associate dean for research at the LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine as its next leader.
The Seattle Times

Center for Invasive Species & Ecosystem Health

Tifton, Georgia - United States

The mission of the Center for Invasive Species & Ecosystem Health is to serve a lead role in development, consolidation and dissemination of information and programs focused on invasive species, forest health, natural resource and agricultural management through technology development, program implementation, training, applied research and public awareness at the state, regional, national and international levels.

The Goals of Center for Invasive Species & Ecosystem Health:
* To become a preeminent national and international public service and outreach center.
* To develop collaboration between UGA and state, university, federal and international partners.
* To integrate and develop information and programs.
* To produce web sites, publications, posters and presentations.
* To serve as a clearing house for information, applied research and training.
* To promote public awareness, education and applied research.

Invasive Species: Kudzu
United States

Links and information on Pueraria montana var. lobata and its control.

Invasive Species Program
United States

Activities to prevent and control invasive plant and animal species that severely impact the lands and waters of the United States.

Invasive Species: Hogweed Profile
United States

Extensive list of links to weed fact sheets about Heracleum mantegazzianum.

United States

A worldwide resource for tracking exotic ants

Invasive Species: Water Hyacinth Profile
United States

Extensive list of links.

Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants
United States

Information, including databases, on aquatic and wetlands plants, including invasive plants and their control. Many internet links to related resources. From University of Florida.

Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants
United States

Aquatic plant database, images, drawings, video programs, and more.

International Center for Public Health - Center for Applied Genomics
United States

Research in biology and medicine using novel functional genomic approaches including the application and further development of DNA microarray technology.

FRESC - Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center
United States

A multi-disciplinary research center within the USGS Biological Resources Division. Provides scientific understanding and technology to support sound management and conservation of forest and rangeland ecosystems in the U.S. Pacific Northwest and Intermountain West.

United States

Includes comprehensive health resources for cat owners and veterinary practitioners.