Biology News
'We must embrace cruise ships in Botany Bay' - Daily Telegraph


Daily Telegraph
The State Government is considering three proposals for a terminal in Botany Bay among seven short-listed to ease the pressure on Sydney Harbour. Ms Forsythe said we must commit to feasibility and environmental studies of the Botany Bay options as the ...

Belt and Road countries to jointly protect biodiversity - Xinhua


Xinhua
Over 300 scientists from countries in South, Southeast, and Central Asia adopted a declaration on biodiversity protection along the Belt and Road at the Eighth Asia-Pacific Forum on Ethnobotany, which closed in Kunming, capital of Yunnan, on Sunday.

Healing Mind and Body through Botany at Puerto Viejo de Limón - The Costa Rica News


The Costa Rica News
It is interesting to know that there are specialists in the field of botany, whose main objective is to teach others to describe, classify, and identify everything related to the environment. “Afro-botanic” is a group made up of people who teach how to ...

Kunming Institute of Botany

Yunnan - China

Kunming Institute of Botany of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (KIB/CAS), is originally the Yunnan Provincial Institute of Agricultural and Forestry Botany which was founded in 1938, and was affiliated to Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and renamed CAS Institute of Systematic Botany Kunming Station in 1950. KIB became independent in April 1959 with the approval of national science authority. Chinas famed botanists of older generations such as H. H. Hu, W. C. Cheng, F. T. Wang, T. T. Yu, T. K. Yen (T. K. Nyi), H. T. Tsai, F. H. Chen, and C. Y. Wu, etc. once worked at KIB as a leader or a staff botanist. In 2007, Prof. C. Y. Wu (WU Zheng-yi), the Director Emeritus of KIB and senior CAS academician won the Supreme National S & T Prize presented by Mr. Hu Jin-tao, President of China. Further information may be obtained from website.

Related
Institute of Botany
Bulgaria

The Institute of Botany was set as an independent institute with a Botanical Garden at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) by Decree No 24 of February 19, 1947 of the National Assembly of the People's Republic of Bulgaria on the strength of which the Botanical Department of the Royal Institutes for Natural Sciences merged with the Sofia Royal Botanical Garden. Its founder and first Director was Acad. Nikolai Stoyanov, a man of great erudition

Institute of Botany of the CAS
Czech Republic

The Institute was established by a resolution of the twenty-first session of the Presidium of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences (hereinafter CSAS) held on 20 December 1961, which took effect on 1 January 1962, under the name the Institute of Botany of the CSAS. Under section 18 (2) of Act No. 283/1992 Coll., the Institute became an entity of the ASCR as of 31 December 1992.

University of South Florida - Institute for Systematic Botany
United States

Established in 1990 with the mission to promote basic research in plant systematics.

University of South Florida - Institute for Systematic Botany
United States

Provides information about the herbarium, projects, distribution maps of vascular plants in Florida, and links.

Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic - Institute of Experimental Botany
Czech Republic

Principal fields of scientific work consist of plant genetics, physiology, and biotechnology.

China

News, database, research group, images and statistics from the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Botany
Canada

Covers all areass of plant science. Provides a sample issue, back numbers and information for authors. Formerly the Canadian Journal of Botany.

About.com: Botany
United States

A page of links and articles.

Botany.cz
Czech Republic

Provides a virtual herbarium with photographs and descriptions of a range of species, a catalogue of localities and information on endangered and protected plants in the Czech Republic.

Botany.com
United States

Includes an encyclopedia of flowers and plants indexed by botanical and common name as well as links to associations and societies.