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TTP plc Completes Expansion of Life Sciences Lab Facility for Desktop Biology Programmes - Business Wire (press release)


Business Wire (press release)
CAMBRIDGE, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TTP plc (TTP), a leading independent technology and product development company, has completed and moved into a new extension of their life sciences development facility. The additional multi-disciplinary ...

Fires spark biodiversity criticism of Sweden's forest industry - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Non-governmental organisations warn that there are considerable challenges to ensuring biodiversity for plants and animals amid the fight against global warming. One in 10 species in the country's forests is on the red list of the Swedish Species ...

Hundreds of species unlikely to survive biodiversity collapse - scientists - Newshub


Newshub
A devastating collapse in global biodiversity is imminent, scientists say, warning hundreds of species may not survive. An international team have published a major study in the journal Nature, saying we must make urgent changes to our approach to ...

Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)

Copenhagen - Denmark

The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) was established by governments in 2001 to encourage free and open access to biodiversity data, via the Internet. Through a global network of countries and organizations, GBIF promotes and facilitates the mobilization, access, discovery and use of information about the occurrence of organisms over time and across the planet.

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Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
Denmark

Working to make the world's primary data on biodiversity freely and universally available via the Internet.

Canada

Searchable database of four kingdoms: plant, animal, fungi, monera. Search by scientific or common names, English or French.

GLOMIS - Global Mangrove database and Information System
Japan

Collection of texts, articles, photographs on mangrove ecosystems worldwide.

Biodiversity Information Manager
Australia

Tool for the collection and dissemination of current information about biodiversity as it relates to the Convention on Biological Diversity and the National Strategy for the Conservation of Australia's Biological Diversity.

Biodiversity Information Online
New Zealand

The site provides access to information about New Zealand's native biodiversity, and who is doing what to conserve and manage it. It describes the 27 funded programmes of the New Zealand Biodiversity Strategy, a government initiative developed to meet one of our commitments under the international Convention on Biological Diversity. The funded programmes are all aimed at halting the decline in New Zealand's indigenous biodiversity, and protecting

Biodiversity Information System
United States

BiodIS, K-State's Biodiversity Information System, is a collaborative project to expose information associated with the University's natural history collections to a diverse group of users. Based largely on the Herbarium and Museum of Entomological and Prairie Arthropod Research, BiodIS is a portal for users of all ages and fields who have an interest in or need for biodiversity data, including taxonomic, geographic, and ecological information, a

Canada

Examines the nature of threats to species, habitats, ecosystems, and landscapes, and seeks to support environmentally sound decision-making and actions affecting the status of biodiversity and landscapes.

Bioethics.com - Global Information Source on Bioethics
Canada

Bioethics.com is a public service provided through the collaboration of many individuals and organizations to improve the discussion of issues in bioethics.

Australia

Hosted by the University of Queensland, Australia.

Center for Global Change
United States

The focal point of this facility at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is for developing, coordinating and implementing interdisciplinary research and education related to the role of the Arctic and sub-Arctic in the Earth system, and to stimulate and facilitate global change research in this region.