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Himachal conserving biodiversity in cold desert - Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times
The components of the plan include awareness and capacity building of local communities and staff, improving infrastructural facilities, habitat restoration, biodiversity conservation, socio-economic development through promotion of farm cultivation ...

Himachal Pradesh conserving biodiversity in cold desert - India.com

India.com
Shimla, Sep 16: Himachal Pradesh has begun an exercise with Central assistance to conserve the rare biodiversity spread over 7,000 sq km in the cold desert of the picturesque Spiti Valley. Sanction has been received for a Rs.5.12 crore ($838,000) ...

Ecology launching study of spill response need at Nisqually River from passing ... - TheNewsTribune.com

TheNewsTribune.com
The state Department of Ecology says it is asking for the public's help in crafting a response plan for potential oil spills into the Nisqually River from passing trains. Railways since 2012 have begun hauling larger amounts of volatile oil from the ...

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.