Biology News
Sydney cruise ship plan for Garden Island rejected, leaving Botany Bay as next option - ABC News


ABC News
The NSW Government is preparing a business case to develop Port Botany as a cruise ship hub to deal with increasing demand, after the Federal Government rejected plans for cruise ships to dock alongside naval vessels at Garden Island in Sydney Harbour ...
St George and Sutherland Shire Leader
Seatrade Cruise News
The Australian
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"American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic" by Victoria Johnson - Santa Fe New Mexican


Santa Fe New Mexican
The continent was, after all, abundant with undiscovered medicinal plants, and Hosack believed it would be possible for medical students to benefit from fieldwork experience with this New World botany. He named the 20-acre space on Fifth Avenue between ...

'A city in a garden': Singapore's journey to becoming a biodiversity model - UN Environment (press release)


UN Environment (press release)
You wouldn't know it today, but in 1965 Singapore was a polluter's paradise: mucky rivers, polluted canals and raw sewage running rampant. It was a developing country, newly split from neighbouring Malaysia, an island surrounded by waters that now they ...

San Diego Botanic Garden

Encinitas, CA - United States

Goals of San Diego Botanic Garden:

Conservation - To conserve rare and endangered plants and their ecosystems and to promote sustainable use of natural resources.

Plant Collections and Gardens – To collect beautiful, fascinating, and/or significant plants and display them in attractive gardens for recreation and learning.

Plant Evaluation, Introduction, and Cultivation – To evaluate, introduce, and cultivate plants, which exhibit horticultural value locally.

Education – To educate the public about plants and their vital role in human lives and in the natural environment.

Urban Retreat – To provide a peaceful setting for the public to experience nature’s beauty.

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Eleven acres in Balboa Park.

San Diego Zoo
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Official site for the San Diego Zoo. Site includes membership information, kids pages, and online ticket sales for the San Diego Zoo and Wild Animal Park.

San Diego Instruments
United States

Instruments for behavioral neuroscience research: including startle, activity, avoidance, human, video tracking, place preference, motor and mazes.

San Diego Zoo
United States

100 acres housing 4000 animals representing 800 species. General information, virtual exhibits, education program summary, conservation information, calendar of events, and animal photos, videos and a webcam.

SeaWorld San Diego
United States

Includes park information, map with attraction descriptions, special programs, and animal information.

San Diego Epiphyllum Society
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All about these hybrids of epiphytic cacti species, sometimes referred to as cactus orchids or epiphytic cactus.

San Diego Zoo: Gorillas
United States

Offers videos, fun facts, and pictures of the endangered gorillas.

UC San Diego: Muscle Physiology
United States

Introduces muscle physiology and design.

San Diego Wild Animal Park
United States

1800 acre wildlife preserve houses over 3500 animals representing 260 species and is a botanical garden. General information, interactive exhibit tour, animal photos and videos, education program summary, conservation information, and calendar of events.

Koalas in America - San Diego Zoo
United States

Page with information about the koala. The San Diego Zoo even seems to be successful in breeding koalas.