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Measures taken to preserve biodiversity in U Minh Thượng National Park - Viet Nam News


Viet Nam News
KIÊN GIANG – As many as 140 hectares of forest will be planted in the U Minh Thượng National Park in the Mekong Delta province of Kiên Giang this year, while various measures will be carried out to preserve biodiversity in the park, said director of ...

School students testing the water in Tasmania for a career in marine biology - ABC Online


ABC Online
The course is so advanced that it will count as university credit if the students decide to study marine biology. Maria Island is an offshore national park and has been chosen as the location for the marine school because it is a climate change hotspot ...

Physiology department ranked third in national fundraising | Daily ... - Daily Trojan Online


Daily Trojan Online
The department of physiology and biology at the USC Keck School of Medicine was recently ranked third in national researching funding, according to the Blue Ridge Institute. The National Institute of Health contributed $16 million last year. Photo ...

National Zoological Park, India

New Delhi - India

The main objective of the National Zoological Park is to complement and strengthen the national efforts in conservation of the rich biodiversity of the country, particularly the wild fauna. To achieve this objective the following protocol is adopted:

a). Supporting the conservation of endangered species by attempting their coordinated breeding under ex-situ conditions and raise stocks for rehabilitating them in wild as and when it is appropriate and desirable.
b). To inspire amongst zoo visitors empathy for wild animals, an understanding and awareness about the need for conservation of natural resources and maintaining ecological balance.
c). Providing opportunities for scientific studies useful for conservation in general and creation of data base for sharing between the agencies involved in in-situ and ex-situ conservation.
d). To function as Rescue Centre for orphaned wild animals, subject to the availability of appropriate housing and upkeep infrastructure.

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Caney near Tulsa, Oklahoma. Dedicated to saving endangered species with over 100 animals in park. Site has directions, admission, history, and photos of white tigers.

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