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Proposed ecology center advances – Port Isabel-South Padre Press - Port isabel south padre

Port isabel south padre
Development of a proposed 23-acre ecology-oriented visitors' center in Laguna Vista took another step forward this week with the appointment of Mayor Susi Houston to serve as a scoring member of the County Standing Committee to evaluate the ...

Understanding plant physiology improves pasture management - Farm and Dairy

Farm and Dairy
As the old saying goes: to be a successful cattle farmer, you must be a successful grass farmer. The meaning behind the saying is that fat or good milking cattle are the product of plentiful, high-quality forage. The key to being good at something will ...

MSU's Diane Ebert-May receives national award for excellence in ecology education - MSUToday

Diane Ebert-May, Michigan State University Distinguished Professor of plant biology, is the recipient of the 2018 Eugene P. Odum Award for Excellence in Ecology Education from the Ecological Society of America, or ESA. The Odum award recognizes an ...

South Florida Aquatic Plant Management Society

Pompano Beach - United States

Non-profit organization with interests in aquatic weed and plant management, growth of aquatic plants, and restoration of wetlands.

Aquatic Plant Management Society
United States

Source of expertise in the field of biological, mechanical, and chemical aquatic plant management and aquatic plant species.

Bird Society of South Florida
United States

Focuses on educating bird enthusiasts and encouraging preservation through captive breeding.

University of South Florida
United States

South Florida Information Access
United States

Discusses research by the US Geological Survey's South Florida Ecosystem Program. Includes studies of hydrology, cycling of mercury contamination, coastal wetlands , and other areas of environmental concern.

South Florida Spider Survey
United States

Research project conducted by the University of Florida that seeks to enlist the help of volunteers in studying urban spiders.

University of South Florida Botanical Garden
United States

Plant displays, research, and education, representing and interpreting the diversity of the Earth's plant life for the academic community and the general public. Horticultural workshops and special plant sale events. Displays on palms, bromeliads, herbs, native, carnivorous plants, and riparian (wetland) forest, at the USF Tampa Campus.

South Florida Canine Friendly Areas
United States

Parks and beaches where dogs are allowed, both on- and off-leash.

United States

Provides care and a home for abused, lost, and unwanted ferrets. Adoptions, education, and monthly meetings.

South Florida Siberian Husky Rescue
United States

Helping Siberian Huskies find homes.

United States

Offers a course of study leading to a Ph.D. degree. Research is focused on nervous and cardiovascular systems and related disorders, including Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders, cardiovascular disease and stroke, diabetes, and neuropsychiatric disorders such as depression and drug addiction.