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Maltese study contributes to international book on biodiversity studies - Times of Malta


Times of Malta
Maltese artisanal fishermen and changing marine biodiversity feature in a new international book, Selected Studies in Biodiversity, that covers case studies from throughout the world. The chapter entitled 'Safeguarding marine biodiversity in a changing ...
Rising Kashmir (press release) (blog)

Origin of the species: where did Darwin's finches come from? - The Guardian


The Guardian
Biogeography and evolution of the Galápagos: Integration of the biological and geological evidence. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. Sato, A, et al., 2001. On the origin of Darwin's finches. Molecular Biology and Evolution. Steadman, DW, 1982.

UM professor receives award of excellence in fish physiology - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
MIAMI-- University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science Professor Martin Grosell received the Award of Excellence in fish physiology from the American Fisheries Society. The award was presented to Grosell during the 13th ...

International Dendrology Society (IDS)

Herefordshire, England - United Kingdom

IDS is an international society with members from all over the world and a programme of events, tours and study days. The International Dendrology Society (IDS) was formed in 1952 after Mr Robert and Mr Georges de Belder (Belgium) discussed the idea with three other eminent horticulturists, Dr & Mrs Gerd Krussmann (Germany) and Mr Jacques Lombarts (Netherlands). The aims are to promote the study and enjoyment of trees and other woody plants, to bring together dendrologists from all round the world, and to protect and conserve rare and endangered plant species worldwide. This last aim is now even more relevant with increasing industrial development and threats to plant species. In 1994, the Society formed the Dendrology Charitable Company to take over its charitable work.

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United States

Information from Wikipedia on the study of woody plants including trees, shrubs and lianas.

wisegeek: Dendrology
United States

Dendrology is a subfield of botany which focuses on the study of woody plants. Many people often take the term dendrology to refer specifically to the study of trees, although it can encompass shrubs and woody vines as well. There are a number of applications for dendrology, with dendrologists working in environments which vary from lumber companies to environmental organizations. Training in this field is offered at a number of colleges and univ

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United States

Offers a fact sheet for woody plants found in the United States, an ask an expert service, course information, and more.

International Phycological Society
Ireland

Provides information on the Society, awards, the congresses, membership and journal.

International Peat Society
Finland

A non-governmental and a non-profit-making organisation aimed at fostering the study of peatlands, mires and peat. Membership, national committees, events and news.

International Society for Anthrozoology
United States

Promotes studies of human-animal relationships through published research, meetings and disseminated data.

International Society for Neuroethology
United States

ISN offers a platform for information and discussion in neuroethology, the field that describes the world of animal behavior in terms of how the nervous system works.

The International Cytokine Society
Israel

Provides membership details, conference calendar, newsletters and resources.

International Mycorrhiza Society
Canada

Includes membership details, meetings, news, job opportunities, and publications.

International Society for Neurochemistry
United Kingdom

Information on publications and links to all of the world's neurochemistry societies.