Biology News
Beekeepers seminar kicks off Friday with lecture on bee biology - Tribune-Review

The annual Western Pennsylvania Beekeeping Seminar kicks off Friday night with a lecture about bee biology adaptations at Gateway High School's auditorium. “Some people might think that sounds boring, but if you're in to bees, it's very interesting ...

Taking Refuge - Mission on to rescue cay and possibly thousands of lives in Jamaica - Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica Gleaner
A mangrove island that sits about two kilometres off Port Royal is virtually dead - overwhelmed by tons of garbage, and marine biologists are warning that if it is allowed to die, it will take with it the livelihood of fishers, as well as the natural ...

Sphaeroma terebrans: Mangrove Boring Isopod

Washington - United States

Photograph of this species and information on its taxonomy, description, habitat and distribution, life history, population biology, physical tolerances, ecology and invasive information.

Dendroctonus terebrans: Black Turpentine Beetle
United States

Photographs and a description of this insect, its distribution, biology, hosts, detection, prevention and management.

What is an Isopod?
United States

Classification and systematics, anatomy, and evolutionary history.

Isopod, Pillbug, Sow Bug Information
United States

Gives identifying features and interesting behaviors of sow bugs.

World List of Marine and Freshwater Isopod Crustaceans
United States

Searchable list from the Smithsonian Institution.

United States

Information and resources about conservation of mangrove forests, and the methods required to restore degraded, damaged or lost mangrove forests.

Mangrove Rivulus
United States

Information from Wikipedia on this small fish, Rivulus marmoratus, which has the ability to live out of water for a considerable time.

Mangrove Replenishment Initiative
United States

Information and photos about a replenishment methodology developed by Bob Riley which is now being applied in shoreline revegetation programs in Florida.

Mangrove Apple (Sonneratia)

Fact sheet on this tree, pollinated by bats, its description, distribution, traditional, medicinal and other uses, role in the habitat, photos, links and references.

Mangrove Action Project
United States

A nonprofit organization, dedicated to the protection of the world's mangrove forest ecosystems.


Provide information on techniques and other information relating to research and access to the Mangrove Grey Literature Bibliography, a searchable database of related documents which have not made it into the primary literature.