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Conference focuses on preserving aquatic biodiversity of Tennessee River Basin - Chattanooga Times Free Press


Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga is welcoming biologists and environmental leaders from around the Southeast this week to collaborate in protecting and improving the aquatic biodiversity of the Tennessee River Basin. More than 100 conservation professionals are scheduled ...

Summer 2016 an 'exceptional' year for biodiversity in St. Lawrence River - CBC.ca


CBC.ca
A Quebec marine biologist says this summer was "exceptional" when it comes to the diversity of species spotted in the St. Lawrence River. Lyne Morissette said the most noticeable new visitors were whales — since last year, North Atlantic right whales ...

Biological invasions threaten biodiversity, economy and human livelihood in developing countries - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
The damage caused by non-native species like the Harlequin ladybird and mink, threaten global biodiversity and cost global economies US$1.4 trillion annually. They can transmit disease, choke river systems and wells, prevent cattle being able to graze ...
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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.