Biology News
Botany: Core microbial community for maize rhizosphere - Science Daily

Science Daily
Botany: Core microbial community for maize rhizosphere. Date: June 27, 2018; Source: DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Summary: A plant's health is affected not only by conditions such as water and temperature, but by the microorganisms that ...

Orca whales stun whale watchers as pods splash through the waters off Botany Bay - St George and Sutherland Shire Leader

St George and Sutherland Shire Leader
About 50 killer whales were spotted in the waters off Botany Bay yesterday, July 12. Photos of the incredible sight were posted on Go Whale Watching Sydney on Facebook. Whale watchers on the boat tour about six nautical miles out to sea found ...

Urgent action needed to safeguard Saint Lucia's biodiversity - St. Lucia News Online (press release)

St. Lucia News Online (press release)
But a major conservation organisation is warning that climate change and a lack of care for the environment could have devastating consequences for Saint Lucia's healthy ecosystems and rich biodiversity, including the parrot. Sean Southey chairs the ...

Saint Lawrence Beluga Whales

Montreal - Canada

Details diseases and causes of death of this species of whale, in the St. Lawrence Estuary.

AquaFacts: Beluga Whales

Information on these whales from Canada's Pacific National Aquarium.

Zoom Whales: The Beluga
United States

With information sheets, habitats, pictures, and more.

Sea World: Beluga Whales
United States

Contains information on all aspects of the species.

United States

Brief information sheet.

SeaWorld/Busch Gardens: Beluga Whales
United States

Habitat, physical characteristics, anatomy diagrams, diet, behavior, senses and communication; bibliographies for both mature and young readers.

Traditional Ecological Knowledge of Beluga Whales
United States

A system of understanding one's environment. It is built over generations, as people depend on the land and sea for their food, materials, and culture.

Lawrence's Goldfinch (Carduelis lawrencei)
United States

Photo, identification tips, range maps, and a taxonomy chart for this songbird.

Lawrence's Goldfinch (Carduelis lawrencii)
United States

Photos of the breeding male and breeding female of this species.

Lawrence H. Baker Center for Bioinformatics and Biological Statistics
United States

Bioinformatics faculty, research, training, and resources at Iowa State University.

Prince of Whales: Gray Whales

Photos and information on gray whales encounters in British Columbia.