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Toxic Toad Threatens Madagascar's Biodiversity - HowStuffWorks

Sometimes in the movies, a newcomer wanders into town and ends up bringing everybody together and saving Christmas. But when it comes to invasive species — organisms that belong in one ecosystem, but make their way into another where they ...

Youth Ecology Corps kicks off 10th year - Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Index-Tribune
On Thursday, June 21, more than 40 Sonoma County youth and young adults will be engaged in activities ranging from invasive species removal to watershed education and riparian habitat exploration at Westside Water Education Center. The clean-up and ...

Flexible content delivery, student-faculty interaction frees time without hurting grades - EurekAlert (press release)

EurekAlert (press release)
Thomas Pressley, PhD, professor of physiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, will present "Flipping the course: Independent study of online videos and interactive sessions in a medical pathophysiology course" in a poster session on ...

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.