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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Invests in System to Recycle a Precious Resource, Helium - University of Arkansas Newswire

University of Arkansas Newswire
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences recently installed a liquid helium recovery system. Wesley Stites, the department's chair, said the investment for the system cost about $250,000, but ...

Paralyzed mice with spinal cord injury made to walk again - Medical Xpress

Medical Xpress
The study, led by Zhigang He, Ph.D., in Boston Children's F.M. Kirby Neurobiology Center, was published online July 19 by the journal Cell. "For this fairly severe type of spinal cord injury, this is most significant functional recovery we know of ...

Moving fish farms enables seagrass meadows to thrive, study shows - Science Daily

Science Daily
It also involved Professor of Marine Biology Jason Hall-Spencer and Professor of Marine Ecology Martin Attrill. It focused on beds of Posidonia oceanica, which form one of the most important but endangered coastal ecosystems in the Mediterranean.

Seagrass Recovery

Fort Lauderdale - United States

Company dedicated to providing expertise on ecological restoration of damaged and degraded seagrass meadows.

United States

International organisation based in Australia promoting the assessment, monitoring, and conservation of seagrass meadows throughout the globe. Seagrass-Watch provides the methods and materials for community groups and conservation organisations to undertake seagrass monitoring activities within their local environment.

Mediterranean Seagrass Association
United States

Not-for profit association aimed at approaching seagrass issues throughout the Mediterranean Region and creating a communication network across Mediterranean countries. Sites contains details of future conferences, workshops and current news.

World Seagrass Association
United States

Network of scientists from around the globe interested in promoting the conservation and research of seagrass meadows. The world seagrass association provides a focal point for dialogue, knowledge transfer and research partnerships between scientists.

Seagrass Ecosystems Research Lab
United States

Information on the biology and ecology of seagrasses, current research projects, and classes taught by the Southeast Environmental Research Center at Florida International University.

Halophila johnsonii: Johnson's Seagrass
United States

Photograph and information on this species, including its taxonomy, description, habitat, distribution, life history, population biology, physical tolerances, community ecology and special status.


Provides information on Western Australian seagrass research for other researchers, resource managers, and the general public.

Seagrass Systems under Nutrient Loads and Grazing

Blog describing M. Christianen's research for a PhD project in Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Sawfish Recovery Team
United States

Organisation planning to develop a recovery plan for the U.S. population of smalltooth sawfish. Information and photographs.

Kiwi Recovery Program
United States

Extensive information and images. Includes species descriptions, cultural importance, life cycle, habitat, evolution, and conservation efforts. Written for a wide audience.

United States

Enabling kiwi, New Zealand's national icon, to once again flourish in its natural habitat for generations to come.