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The Octopus Project, Mean Queen, Calico Vision, Botany - Flagpole Magazine


Flagpole Magazine
Since releasing its debut, Identification Parade, in 2002, The Octopus Project has unleashed five additional full-lengths of beatific, electronic-tinted indie pop, with the latest being last year's Memory Mirror. The Austin, TX group, known for its ...

Urgent action needed to safeguard St. Lucia's biodiversity - Caribbean Life


Caribbean Life
CASTRIES, St. Lucia, July 9, 2018 (IPS) - Wildlife conservationists consider it to be one of the most striking parrots of its kind. Saint Lucia's best-known species, the endangered Amazon parrot, is recognised by its bright green plumage, purple ...

Report urges action on conservation to stem biodiversity crisis - The Globe and Mail


The Globe and Mail
Governments across Canada are sitting on unfulfilled conservation promises that must be met to stem a biodiversity crisis, says a new report from the national charitable organization created to safeguard the country's natural spaces. The report from ...

Mangrove Action Project

Seattle - United States

A nonprofit organization, dedicated to the protection of the world's mangrove forest ecosystems.

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United States

Information and resources about conservation of mangrove forests, and the methods required to restore degraded, damaged or lost mangrove forests.

Mangrove Rivulus
United States

Information from Wikipedia on this small fish, Rivulus marmoratus, which has the ability to live out of water for a considerable time.

Mangrove Replenishment Initiative
United States

Information and photos about a replenishment methodology developed by Bob Riley which is now being applied in shoreline revegetation programs in Florida.

Mangrove Apple (Sonneratia)
Singapore

Fact sheet on this tree, pollinated by bats, its description, distribution, traditional, medicinal and other uses, role in the habitat, photos, links and references.

Australia

Provide information on techniques and other information relating to research and access to the Mangrove Grey Literature Bibliography, a searchable database of related documents which have not made it into the primary literature.

The Red Mangrove-tree Crab
United States

Photographic study of this crustacean by Hugh Mitchell-Tapping with close-ups of various appendages and information and photographs of developing larvae.

Mangrove Cuckoo (Coccyzus minor)
United States

Identification tips and facts about the migration status, habitat, nesting, and taxonomy of this species.

Lutjanus griseus: Mangrove Snapper
United States

Photographs and information on this species, including its taxonomy, description, habitat, distribution, life history, population biology, physical tolerances, community ecology and its importance in the fisheries round Florida.

Mangrove Skink (Emoia atrocostata)
Singapore

Fact sheet on habits with description, distribution, status in Singapore, threats, photos and links.

Singapore

Provides information on A. aureum and A. speciosum which grow in mangrove swamps, their uses and role in the habitat.