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Scientists Studying Bay Area Ocean Conditions - NBC Bay Area


NBC Bay Area
On a recent day, the eyes and ears of marine biology rode a research boat past the Golden Gate Bridge — beyond the Farallone Islands some 27 miles off San Francisco's shores, to begin a 10-hour day of research that would surround them with whales, sea ...

Bountiful Birds and Breaching Whales Highlight New Iceland Tour with International Expeditions - GlobeNewswire (press release)


GlobeNewswire (press release)
The 10-day Iceland Awakening tour highlights prime wildlife-viewing season with excursions timed to take in seasonal flora and fauna in locales such as the Golden Circle, Snaefellsnes and Troll Peninsulas, Lake Myvatn and Husavik.

Scientists Studying Bay Area Ocean Conditions Hit Milestone - NBC Bay Area


NBC Bay Area
On a recent day, the eyes and ears of marine biology rode a research boat past the Golden Gate Bridge — beyond the Farallone Islands some 27 miles off San Francisco's shores, to begin a 10-hour day of research that would surround them with whales, sea ...

Golden Tortoise Beetle

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Popular article about the golden tortoise beetle (Metriona bicolor, Chrysomelidae), its life cycle and feeding habits.

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An international nonprofit organization whose members share a common fascination with wild desert tortoises and the environment they depend upon.

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Promotes conservation of the desert tortoise in the deserts of the southwestern United States and Mexico.