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Food Explorer Brought Hundreds Of Immigrant Plants To America ... - NPR


NPR
In the early 20th century, botanist David Fairchild traveled the world and brought plants back to the U.S. that we now see as thoroughly American. NPR talks with the author of a book on Fairchild.

Plant Physiology Can Be Deceiving - Canyon News - LA Canyon News


LA Canyon News
Do you know that potatoes are neither tubers nor roots, but modified stems known as 'stolons'? Many seemingly familiar plants can be surprisingly deceptive.

Mapping the 'Conflict Zones' Between Sprawl and Biodiversity - CityLab


CityLab
By 2030, the world is expected to add another billion people or so, bringing the total population to roughly 8.5 billion. And with humans becoming increasingly urban, sprawl will only get worse, taking up precious space that wild birds, mammals, plants ...

Kiwi Plants Limited

Auckland - New Zealand

New Zealand ecological restoration consultants and supplier of endemic and indigenous New Zealand plants. Includes information on indigenous Maori and Pacific Polynesian ethnobotanical projects.

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Kiwi
New Zealand

Information about conservation status. Includes a photo of a white individual of species Apteryx mantelli, the brown kiwi.

Kiwi and Hawaii
United States
Great Spotted Kiwi
United States

Research project by Liana Reiland on Apteryx Haastii including its classification, habitat, reproduction, adaptations, nutrition and interactions with other species.

Kiwi Recovery Program
United States

Extensive information and images. Includes species descriptions, cultural importance, life cycle, habitat, evolution, and conservation efforts. Written for a wide audience.

United States

Enabling kiwi, New Zealand's national icon, to once again flourish in its natural habitat for generations to come.

Kiwi Bird Page, The
United States

All about New Zealand's flightless bird, not to be confused with the kiwifruit.

The Kiwi Bird Page
United States

Information about the New Zealand kiwi bird (order Apterygiformes, including four living species: Apteryx mantelli, A. australis, A. oweni, and A. haasti).

United States

Features colorful fact sheets from the Botanical Society of America. Learn about carnivorous plant species bizarre adaptations to low-nutrient environments and thier various stratiges for capturing thier incet prey.

Prozomix Limited
United States

Develops, produces and supplies a large range of highly purified recombinant enzymes and proteins of known sequence with associated biochemical reagents.

Cells Limited
United Kingdom

Offers EU Tissues and Cells Directive compliant storage of stem cells derived from umbilical cord blood, and associated testing in Harrow, England.