Biology News
Pioneering Cumbrian zoologists graduate - University of Cumbria (press release)


University of Cumbria (press release)
From working as a researcher on the world's largest living reef to tracking turtles in Turkey, the first group of zoology students to graduate from the University of Cumbria are set to make their mark on the world. Set up three years ago the course has ...

How Has Belize Preserved its Barrier Reef? - International Environmental Technology


International Environmental Technology
The Belize Barrier Reef makes up almost 80% of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System (MBRS), which is the second biggest reef in the world behind Australia's Great Barrier Reef and is home to a vast array of flora and fauna. The Belize Barrier Reef is ...

Science has Spoken: Restoring Islands Helps Save Coral Reef Biodiversity - Island Conservation News


Island Conservation News
Islands only make up approximately 5% of the earth's land mass but they are home to 20% of the world's biodiversity and 41% of the world's Critically Endangered and Endangered species. Invasive species are one of the biggest threats facing our world's ...

Rainforest and Reef

Laguna Niguel - United States

Field Courses in Rainforest and Marine Ecology, held in South America, Central America, Canada and Australia.

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United States

Personal diving account.

Reef Environment Education Foundation (REEF)
United States

Volunteer research program by recreational divers who take surveys of the world's coral reefs. About the project and its findings.

Rainforest Reptiles
United States

Notes on the reproductive biology of reptiles, the amniotic egg and reptilian health problems. Also images and details of some Australian reptiles.

Rainforest Kinkajou
Germany

Factsheet on Potos flavus, also known as the honey or sugar bear.

Rainforest Platypus
United States

Rainforest Platypus, photos and text. Courtesy of Chambers Wildlife Rainforest Lodge, Atherton Tableland, Far North Queensland, Australia

Exotic Rainforest
United States

Private botanical garden maintained by Steve and Janice Lucas in Arkansas, U.S. offers extensive online images of exotic and rare aroids such as Philodendron and Anthurium.

Rainforest Habitat
Australia

Environmental wildlife sanctuary in Port Douglas, North Queensland.

Masoala Rainforest
Switzerland

Unique ecosystem project of the Zurich Zoo, creating a snapshot of Madagascan rainforest in Switzerland.

Rainforest Echidna
United States

Description and photos of Tachyglossus aculeatus, courtesy of Chambers Wildlife Rainforest Lodge, Atherton Tableland, Far North Queensland.

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea's largest zoological institution. Find out about its work in the areas of environmental education, research and training, species on exhibit, and visiting.