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Gearhead: 'Botany Coloring Book' makes perfect activity for rainy spring day - Santa Rosa Press Democrat


Santa Rosa Press Democrat
The yearly explosion of colorful blooms, leafing trees, unfurling ferns and all the rest of Mother Nature's springtime show is at last underway in Sonoma County. For inquiring minds of all ages — from little kids who wonder where flowers come from, to ...

Camera trap videos capture biodiversity of conservation area in Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula - Mongabay.com


Mongabay.com
Many ejidos, such as Ejido Caoba in the state of Quintana Roo on the Yucatán Peninsula, run sustainable forestry enterprises on their land, harvesting and selling wood for the benefit of the entire community and replanting the trees they cut down in ...

Religious places, a hub of native biodiversity - The Hindu - The Hindu


The Hindu
In contrast, trees in many parks in the city are exotic species planted for their aesthetics, says study.
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RainforestEducation.com: Rainforest Trees and the Canopy

United States

Introduction to the rainforest canopy, including plants and animals, with photographs.

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Peru: Rainforest Canopy Walkway
United States

Slideshow from a trip in 2001.

Trees in Proximity to Canopy Access Locations
United Kingdom

Survey of trees at the Danum Valley Field Centre, Malaysian Borneo. Photographs of walkways, platforms, and a tower.

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.