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Telangana: A small village in Asifabad shows way forward in biodiversity conservation - The New Indian Express


The New Indian Express
When contacted, Sheikh Dastagir, member-secretary of Jheri Biodiversity Management Committee, said that they have started a seed bank of the native varieties of crops. “The seed bank has seeds of close to 26 native varieties of crops which have been ...

Sexual Selection at Chicheley Hall - Scientific American (blog)


Scientific American (blog)
On the 9th and 10th of May, 2018, a group of biologists, palaeontologists and other scientists (yes, there was at least one physicist in attendance) gathered at the Royal Society's Chicheley Hall in the picturesque Buckinghamshire countryside for the ...

Jeff Sands, MD, Becomes 91st President of the American Physiological Society - Newswise (press release)


Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Bethesda, Md. (May 17, 2018)—Jeff Sands, MD, assumed the presidency of the American Physiological Society (APS) in April, immediately following the APS annual meeting at Experimental Biology 2018. Sands is the Juha P. Kokko Professor ...

Native American Ethnobotany

Dearborn, Michigan - United States

A Database of Foods, Drugs, Dyes and Fibers of Native American Peoples, Derived from Plants.

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Native American Herbal, Plant Knowledge
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Describes healing plants used by northern Plains Indians, including photos. Also contains links to databases, books, and teacher resources.

Y Chromosomes Point to Native American Adam
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An article based on Y-DNA studies suggests that all Native Americans can be traced back to a male founder who lived 20,000 years ago.

Native North American Grapes and Wines
United States

Descriptions of several species.

The North American Native Fishes Association
United States

Group's goal is to bring together professional and amateur aquarists, educators, students, anglers, fish and wildlife officials, and researchers in conservation efforts of the inhabitants of lakes and streams.

North American Native Plant Society (NANPS)
United States

Celebrating the unique botanical heritage of North America through the study, conservation, cultivation, and restoration of native plants.

North American Native Fishes Association (NANFA)
United States

Brings together professional and amateur aquarists, educators, students, anglers, fish and wildlife officials, and researchers.

Ethnobotany
United States

From Fort Lewis College, Durango, Colorado. Includes definition of the science, projects, special events and database of plants of the southwest region of the United States.

Wikipedia - Ethnobotany
United States

Information from Wikipedia on this branch of botany that studies the relationships that exist between people and plants.

Ethnobotany Bibliography
United Kingdom

A suggested introductory reading list from the Centre for Economic Botany, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London.

United States

Houses collections of domesticated plants from around the world as well as specimens recovered from archaeological sites. Laboratory reports available for download in Adobe .pdf format, sorted by report number or locale.