Biology News
Plan to give skies back to falcons in bid to enhance biodiversity - Gulf Times

Gulf Times
The Qatari Society of Al-Gannas has launched a unique initiative to release falcons of willing falconers in Qatar to nature again. The initiative aims at preserving and enhancing biodiversity and further boost the protection of the environment. The ...

Sonoma Ecology Center workshop teaches biochar usage - Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Index-Tribune
The Sonoma Biochar Initiative, a program of Sonoma Ecology Center, is hosting a biochar workshop and invites all local farmers, growers, gardeners and others interested in this “coral of the soil” to attend. Participants will learn about biochar, its ...

Taking Refuge - Mission on to rescue cay and possibly thousands of lives in Jamaica - Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica Gleaner
A mangrove island that sits about two kilometres off Port Royal is virtually dead - overwhelmed by tons of garbage, and marine biologists are warning that if it is allowed to die, it will take with it the livelihood of fishers, as well as the natural ...

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.

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)

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.


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)

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


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