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Growth industry: Pharmacology University wants to train Tampa Bay's medical-marijuana workforce - Creative Loafing Tampa


Creative Loafing Tampa
Like it or not, medical marijuana is coming to Florida. The Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative, aka Amendment 2, passed with much more than its required super-majority back in November 2016. Even if it hadn't, however, popular opinion ...

Vassalboro students put knowledge of native plants & stream ecology in practice at Masse Dam site - WABI


WABI
As part of their ongoing efforts to plant the area, students put their knowledge of native plants and stream ecology into practice. The Alewife Restoration Initiative removed the Masse Dam last fall from a deteriorating sawmill in Vassalboro in an ...

Darwin Initiative offers £10m for global biodiversity and conservation projects - Government Europa


Government Europa
The UK government's Darwin Initiative grant scheme has selected 52 global biodiversity and conservation projects to receive £10.6m (~€12m). The announcement coincides with the International Day for Biological Diversity (22 May), and delivers on ...

Mangrove Replenishment Initiative

Herndon - United States

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

Related
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 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.

Mangrove Action Project
United States

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

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.