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Botany: Core microbial community for maize rhizosphere - Science Daily


Science Daily
Botany: Core microbial community for maize rhizosphere. Date: June 27, 2018; Source: DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Summary: A plant's health is affected not only by conditions such as water and temperature, but by the microorganisms that ...

NSF awards $6.4 million grant to Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research drylands site - National Science Foundation (press release)


National Science Foundation (press release)
To discover how environmental change is affecting dryland ecosystems, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a five-year, $6.4 million grant in new support of the Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) site in central New Mexico.

Swiss scientists to study microbial life in extreme environments - swissinfo.ch


swissinfo.ch
Expertise in ecology, biogeochemistry, molecular biology, and glaciology will be needed to understand the impact of warming temperatures on glacier-dwelling microbes and their environments. (Keystone). A four-year, Swiss-led research project on ...
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LTER Microbial Observatories

Albuquerque - United States

Describes the Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) programs concerned with microorganisms at a wide variety of sites around the world.

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United Kingdom

Initiative to develop a European network of long-term ecosystem research and monitoring sites. Provides information on the member nations, information management, projects and contacts.

Florida Coastal Everglades LTER
United States

Investigating how variability in regional climate and freshwater inputs, disturbance, and perturbations affect the coastal Everglades ecosystem (USA).

Virginia Coast Reserve LTER
United States

The Virginia Coast Reserve Long-Term Ecological Research Project (VCR/LTER) focuses on understanding the ecosystems and dynamics of the barrier island/lagoon/marsh system on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Includes support materials for researchers including data, images, publication lists, and full-text documents. It is part of the NSF-funded U.S. LTER Network.

HJ Andrews Experimental Forest - LTER site
United States

A center for analysis of forest and stream ecosystems in the U.S. Pacific Northwest.

U.S. Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) Network
United States

A collaborative effort involving more than 1100 scientists and students investigating ecological processes over long temporal and broad spatial scales. The network promotes synthesis and comparative research across sites and ecosystems and among other related national and international research programs.

Jornada Basin Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) Project Home Page
United States

The project focuses on changes in the distribution of soil resources as an index of the impact of vegetation change--desertification--on semiarid lands.

Microbial ID
United States

A microbiology service laboratory which uses the MIDI Sherlock Microbial Identification System to identify aerobic bacteria, anaerobic bacteria and yeast by fatty acid analysis.

Microbial Ecology
United States

Information from Wikipedia on the relationship of microorganisms with one another and with their environment.

Microbial Diagnostics, Inc.
United States

Provides consulting services on issues related to microbial contamination, indoor air quality, and litigation support.

Microbial Pathogenesis
Netherlands

This journal publishes original contributions, mini-reviews, and notes on molecular and cellular mechanisms in infectious disease. It covers infectious agents of bacterial, fungal, viral, and protozoal origin.