Biology News
Botany's New Boys - New York Times

New York Times
Specifically, the civic project is the development of 14 riverfront acres at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden. Until recently, this operation amounted to a geodesic dome with a big fig tree and leaky Plexiglas panels. Now, having ripped up a ...

Utah outdoors provides health benefits, experts say - fox13now.com

fox13now.com
A group of Utah health and well-being professionals are asking Pres. Obama to declare Greater Canyons, the nearly two million acres of public land surrounding Canyonlands National Park, as a national monument because of its health benefits. Nineveh ...

Discovery links fabled marine biologist Ed Ricketts to Santa Cruz Wharf - Monterey County Herald

Monterey County Herald
Described by the Nobel laureate as "the greatest man I have ever known," Ricketts remains a celebrated icon in the fields of marine biology and coastal ecology more than a half-century following his death. Ricketts' name has become synonymous with ...

One and a Half Ass Acres Potbelly Pig Sanctuary

Center Sandwich - United States

Small potbelly pig sanctuary located in Canaan, NH. Includes pictures, video clips, and stories of some of their pigs.

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National Potbelly Pig Registry
United States

Provides registration for potbelly pigs for shelters, individuals, and breeders.

Pig Pals Sanctuary
Canada

Small sanctuary for pot bellied pigs, set in the farm country of southern Illinois.

Ironwood Pig Sanctuary
United States

Dedicated to elimination the suffering of pot bellied pigs in Arizona and surrounding states.

Shepherd's Green Pig Sanctuary
United States

Rescues and provides care for abandoned and unwanted pet pigs in Tennessee.

Pig-A-Sus Homestead Sanctuary
United States

Nonprofit group dedicated to providing shelter for potbelly pigs and resources for owners of potbellies.

African Ass: Equus africanus
United Kingdom

Factsheet on this critically endangered species, its description, behavior and reproduction.

Asiatic Ass: Equus hermionus
United Kingdom

Factsheet on this wild relative of the domestic donkey, its description, distribution and biology, with several photographs.

United States

Bivalve taxonomy information and research. Includes extensive biobliographic information on bivalve genera. Part of the Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy (PEET) project of the National Science Foundation.

United States

Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy (PEET) project investigating marine bivalves.

African Wild Ass (Equus asinus)
United Kingdom

Fact sheet from EDGE, a conservation organization that focuses specifically on threatened species that represent a significant amount of unique evolutionary history.