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Field notes: Biology and physiology are at the root of good tree care - Post-Bulletin

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Evolutionary distinctness could be criterion in ranking threatened species - Boston Globe

Boston Globe
The researchers have calculated the “evolutionary distinctness” of 9,993 bird species, identifying those birds that are so far out on the branching tree of life that to lose them would be to lose millions of years of nature's work. Then, they factored ...

Project facilitation – key ACT projects set to access the fast track for ... - Lexology (registration)

Lexology (registration)
Somewhat controversially, the Executive will be able to declare that the Heritage Act 2004 and/or the Tree Protection Act 2005 have a restricted operation in a special precinct area (restricted declaration) so long as the Conservator of flora and fauna ...

Robert Alexander Stevenson Jr. - Pine Island Eagle

Pine Island Eagle
A veteran of World War II who served in the U.S. Navy, he entered college after the war on the GI Bill and earned an undergraduate degree at the University of Delaware, Wilmington, and a Ph.D. in marine biology at the University of Hawaii, Oahu. In ...

11 unexpected spring allergy triggers - Fox News

Fox News
When tree, grass, and weed pollen counts are high, your immune system is primed to attack anything that resembles your allergens even slightly, said Dr. Anju Peters, associate professor of medicine in allergy and immunology at Northwestern Memorial ...
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Newswise (press release)

This tree has a fascinating history - Burlington Times News

Burlington Times News
They haven't been around that long in other parts of the world, but there are still ginkgos hundreds of years old in places like the Royal Botanical Garden at Kew in Britain and the botanical garden that John Bartram created in Philadelphia in the 1700s.

Hummingbird Evolution Was Fast, but Is Slowing -
Hummingbirds have evolved into hundreds of different species very rapidly over the past 22 million years, according to a study that presents the first-ever comprehensive hummingbird evolutionary tree. A total of 338 hummingbird species are known to ...
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Science Codex

Pine Tree Taxonomy

Pinus strobus (White Pine)
United States

Describes leaves, cones, and bark. Provides facts about height, diameter, and longevity. Includes photo and illustrations.

Pinus resinosa (Red Pine)
United States

Photos and facts about this species' native range, branching characteristics, height, diameter, and longevity.

United States

Provides forest genetic services to the national forests and cooperators in Oregon and Washington. Includes an overview of services, center ...

Tree Identification Expert
United States

Offers software which identifies northern forest trees. Includes details of the trees covered and an FAQ.

United States

taxonomy: Organisms are classified in a hierarchical tree structure. Our taxonomy database contains every node (taxon) of the tree. UniProtKB ...

United States

Compendium of research papers describing the characteristics and distribution of important broadleaf and coniferous forest trees of the United States ...

The Ancient Bristlecone Pine
United States

Dedicated to the oldest-known living tree, growing in the White Mountains in east central California. Information about the location, dendrochronology, ...

Araucaria angustifolia
United States

Physical features, habitat, and classification of this species, commonly known as the Paranza pine or Brazilian pine.

NCBI Taxonomy
United States

Searchable and browsable taxonomy tree of organisms for which there are publicly available gene sequences.

Wollemi Pine International Pty Ltd.
United States

Joint venture aiming to propagate and market the Wollemi pine in Australia and internationally. Facts, photos, and news about the ...

United Kingdom

Image of mature tree and closeup photo of leaves.

Ancient Bristlecone Pine
United States

An exploration of this tree of western North America, consisting of two species (Pinus longaeva and P. aristata), including characteristics, ...

NOVA: Methuselah Tree
United States

Explores the life cycle of the world's oldest living thing: the bristecone pine of California's White Mountains.

United States

Description and images of this species, commonly known as Parana pine or Candelabra tree.

Wollemi Pine, The
United States

Scientific, historical, and growers information. Includes photo gallery.

Wollemi Pine

Information for kids about the so-called Dinosaur tree.

Pinus bungeana (Lacebark Pine)
United States

Brief fact sheet plus images of mature tree, twig, fruit, leaf, and back.

Araucaria heterophylla (Norfolk Island Pine)
United States

Describes physical characteristics and provides photos of mature tree, bark, fruit, and leaves.

Pinus flexilis (Limber pine)

Features photos of entire tree, leaves, and cone. Describes physical characteristics and habitat.

Pteridium aquilinum
United States

Photograph and detailed description of bracken.

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