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Increased expertise, more holistic overview of flora and fauna for NParks - The Straits Times


The Straits Times
SINGAPORE - The transfer of animal-related functions from the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) to the National Parks Board (NParks) aims to create a more holistic understanding of flora and fauna and better manage human-animal ...

What's inside - Greensboro News & Record


Greensboro News & Record
n The biggest surprise was in 2008, the day this dog owner brought home fresh tomatoes. The Pet Shop, D5. n World War II vet Al Lochra “never stops learning.” Community Corner, D3. n Find fun things to see and do this week in Catch This, D8.

Scientists warn of border wall's impacts on biodiversity - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Ripple, Peters, Miller and the others describe three ways the border wall and other security measures would threaten biodiversity: by not adhering to environmental laws, eliminating and fragmenting animal and plant populations and habitats, and ...
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Okapi at Animal Corner

Germany

Factsheet on Okapia johnstoni, found in central African rainforests.

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Find information about mammals, birds, insects, marine life, and reptiles. Includes history, scientific classification, and animal conservation.

Okapi (Okapia johnstoni)
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General biological information on the "forest giraffe," with photo and links to other websites.

Okapi: Okapia johnstoni
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Factsheet from Arkive with videos and images, description, range, habitat, biology and conservation.

The Biology Corner
United States

Offers profound resources of tutorials and lesson plans for biology and science teachers. Devoted to the compilation of interactive education sites.

Kittycat Corner
United States

Offers photos, chat rooms, and answers to the most common questions about cat care and common diseases.

Bioplanet - Bioinformatics Corner
United States

Bioinformatics is the application of computer technology to the management of biological information. Computers are used to gather, store, analyze and integrate biological and genetic information which can then be applied to gene-based drug discovery and development. The need for Bioinformatics capabilities has been precipitated by the explosion of publicly available genomic information resulting from the Human Genome Project. The goal of this

EEK! - Critter Corner - The Badger
United States

Article describes how the species became the state animal of Wisconsin. Includes illustrations and information on behavior.

United States

Rescues, treats, spays/neuters, and places rabbits that have been abused, neglected, or dumped and educates the public on rabbit health care and needs.

Elephant Corner: Mentality, Cognition and Behavior of Elephants
United States

Moti Nissani details his research into elephant behavior, cognition and senses, with sounds and video clips.

Stop One Form of Animal Cruelty: The Use of Live Animal Drop Facilities
United States

Petitions to stop the use of drop boxes and enforce mandatory holding periods in North Carolina.