Biology News
Flora and fauna walk set May 16 at Prime Hook - Cape Gazette


Cape Gazette
The group will examine vegetation along the trail and also check natural signs left by plants and animals that suggest a high diversity of the environment. The group will be exploring open hiking trails that wander through the refuge for 1½ to 2 miles.

SA has accessed $80m towards preservation of flora and fauna – minister - The New Age Online


The New Age Online
South Africa's environmental affairs department has accessed US $80 million from international sources to assist in preserving flora and fauna amidst the impact of climate change, Minister Edna Molewa said on Thursday. “US 30.6 million of this total ...

Carl Lindberg: The musical ecology of Athens loses one of its most vital members - Online Athens


Online Athens
Athens bassist and all around musical tour de force Carl Lindberg, died last week. Lindberg spearheaded the boundary pushing jazz outfit Squat, the internationally infectious latin jazz band Grogus and The Old Skool Trio. The countless configurations ...

Checklist of Online Vegetation and Plant Distribution Maps

Oakland - United States

Includes maps from all over the world.

Related
United Kingdom

Compilation of information on the geographic distribution of many species in this region.

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
United Kingdom

Enter a family, genus, or genus and species to see accepted names and world distribution of plants in 150 families. Maintained by the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, Surrey, UK.

Vegetation Ecology at Bern
Switzerland

Forest and grassland ecology at the University of Bern.

Eastern Mojave Vegetation
United States

Vegetation of Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino County, California, and autoecology of Swertia albomarginata, Coleogyne ramosissima, and Salvia dorrii .

International Association for Vegetation Science
United Kingdom

A worldwide group of scientists and others interested in theoretical and practical studies of vegetation. Includes details of membership, association journals, meetings, jogs and other resources.

Hong Kong Flora and Vegetation
Hong Kong

Discusses plant diversity and adaptations and how plants improve the air and water quality, prevent soil erosion and water runoff, and provide food and shelter for the local fauna. Includes information on plant study sites and trails chosen by the Quality Education Fund and a checlist of plant species.

United States

From the Digital Atlas of the Vascular Plants of Utah.

USGS-NPS Vegetation Mapping Program
United States

Cooperative effort by the U.S. Geological Survey and the National Park Service to classify, describe, and map vegetation communities in more than 270 national park units across the United States.

Canada

Web-based software for creating, editing, annotating, and storing biological signaling pathways, doing consistency checks when integrating data from multiple sources, producing biomolecular network maps, and integrating pathways with protein-protein interaction data.

Right Whale Data and Maps
United States

Extensive information from the western North Atlantic, including sighting reports, Right Whale recovery plans, and whale watch guidelines, and reports on entangled whales.