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Gov't Allocates $1.4m to Advance Biodiversity Activities - Jamaica ... - Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service


Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service
The Government has allocated $1.4 million for a project to advance Jamaican biodiversity data products and information services. The engagement, which is being implemented by the Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) with funding from the European Union (EU ...

helps middle school students prepare for future careers - UH System Current News


UH System Current News
Just saying 'marine biologist' is very basic but here I can get an explanation on what it is. —Tia Cunningham. One goal of the fair was to introduce students to high skill, in-demand careers so they could start planning for their future. Tia ...

PatientsLikeMe Builds Multi-Omic Longitudinal Program to Track Biology of Disease and Wellness - GenomeWeb


GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Health information-sharing firm PatientsLikeMe is about six months into a new program called DigitalMe, which departs from the company's initial focus on self-reported health information, attempting now to bridge phenotypic ...

TAXIS - Taxonomic Information System

Houston - United States

Database management system for recording taxa, specimens, characters, and images. Also serves as an interactive identification system.

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Canada

Searchable database of four kingdoms: plant, animal, fungi, monera. Search by scientific or common names, English or French.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
United States

Authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

Rice Information System
China

An integrated information resource and comparative analysis workbench for rice genomics.

Raptor Information System
United States

The RIS is a free searchable catalog of over 38,000 references about the biology and management of birds of prey.

Raptor Information System
United States

A keyworded catalog of over 40,000 references about the biology and management of birds of prey.

Biodiversity Information System
United States

BiodIS, K-State's Biodiversity Information System, is a collaborative project to expose information associated with the University's natural history collections to a diverse group of users. Based largely on the Herbarium and Museum of Entomological and Prairie Arthropod Research, BiodIS is a portal for users of all ages and fields who have an interest in or need for biodiversity data, including taxonomic, geographic, and ecological information, a

International Species Information System
United States

Use abstracts to find the holdings of zoos and other institutions of many wild species, including amphibians, birds, fishes, mammals and reptiles.

Canada

Examines the nature of threats to species, habitats, ecosystems, and landscapes, and seeks to support environmentally sound decision-making and actions affecting the status of biodiversity and landscapes.

United States

Addresses issues related to intellectual property rights in biotechnology and offers a database on Indian patent documents in biotechnology.

Regional Mark Information System
United States

Provides services to international, state, federal, and tribal fishery organizations involved in marking anadromous salmonids throughout the Pacific region.