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Pushing Boundaries: Plant hunters are the pioneers of Colorado botany - CU Boulder Today


CU Boulder Today
Clark and Tim Hogan are collection managers for the herbarium, the botany division of CU's Museum of Natural History. Clark's botanical research takes her to the high plains, particularly the canyons of the Purgatoire River in southeastern Colorado ...

Quinnipiac biology professor awarded $7876 grant to study Naugatuck River for chemicals linked to cancer - Post-Chronicle


Post-Chronicle
A Quinnipiac University biology professor has received a $7,876 grant from Connecticut Community Foundation to launch a research study to help determine if a link exists between the Naugatuck River and the high number of breast and reproductive cancer ...

Know Your Madisonian: UW-Madison greenhouses director manages world of plants - Madison.com


Madison.com
One room of Mo Fayyaz's workplace on Bascom Hill is a desert filled with succulents and cacti. Another is a bog with moss and carnivorous pitcher plants. A tropical third has broad-leafed banana trees. As director of the UW-Madison botany department's ...

Colorado River or Sonoran Desert Toad (Bufo alvarius)

Ann Arbor - United States

Details of characteristics, range, food, habitat and reproduction. From Animal Diversity Web.

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The Sonoran Desert
United States

An online photographic expedition into the Sonoran Desert in Arizona and Mexico. Includes desert photographics and in-depth information about history and ecology.

Sonoran Desert Naturalist
United States

Images and descriptions of flora and fauna in the Sonoran Desert.

Sonoran Desert of Baja California
United States

Information on climate, plants, and animals of the Sonoran Desert.

United States

An account by Rosser W Garrison of the amazing discovery of a damselfly in the Arizona desert, the family Palaemnema being known only from the rain forests of South and Central America.

Bufo marinus: Marine Toad
United States

Photographs and information on this species, including its taxonomy, description, habitat, distribution, life history, population biology, physical tolerances, community ecology and invasion information.

Fowler's Toad (Bufo fowleri)
United States

Photos, description and map of distribution. From USGS.

Golden Toad (Bufo periglenes)
United States

Details of characteristics, range, food, habitat and reproduction. From Animal Diversity Web.

Oak Toad (Bufo quercicus)
United States

Photos, description and map of distribution. From USGS.

Oak Toad (Bufo quercicus)
United States

Physical appearance, habitat, vocalization, reproduction, and range. Provides images.

Southern Toad (Bufo terrestris)
United States

Photos, description and map of distribution. From USGS.