Biology News
DSLCC Hosts 34th Field Ecology Governor's School - Roanoke Times


Roanoke Times
For the thirty-fourth year, Dabney S. Lancaster Community College in Clifton Forge hosted the Field Ecology Summer Regional Governor's School from June 11 to July 6. Twenty-three students from six middle and high schools in the DSLCC service area ...

'Nature calls' upon youth to protect flora and fauna - The Hindu


The Hindu
Chief Conservator of Forests and Project Tiger Field Director S. Saravanan explained to the students the importance of protecting the flora and fauna on the hills. The students planted 10,000 saplings. As many as 2,500 seed balls were dropped in the ...

Human nature? Why ecology is a critical part of city infrastructure - GreenBiz


GreenBiz
Tom Carver, BRINK News executive editor, spoke with Timon McPhearson, associate professor of urban ecology and director of the Urban Systems Lab at The New School, about the fast-emerging field of urban ecology and the importance of treating nature ...

Tropical Field Stations in Belize

Orem - United States

Learn about Belize's coral reef, mangroves, geology, ornithology, mammology, entomology, botany, river ecology, barrier beaches. Field study options for individuals or groups.

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Organization of Biological Field Stations
United States

Includes more than 200 field stations and professionals concerned with field facilities for biological research and education, primarily in North America and Central America. Provides information about the LTER network, links member stations

Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center
United States

National zoo provides video, sound clips, photos and key facts about the over 125 animals native to Belize exhibited on 29 acres of tropical savanna. Includes information on educational, outreach and membership programs.

Belize Zoo & Tropical Education Center
United States

Information on the zoo and on tropical animals, presented with sounds and video.

Biodiversity in Belize
Belize

Belize is a small country but it is known for its high biodiversity, meaning that there are many species found in a small area. There exists much information on Belize's biodiversity but this can be difficult to find. The site of "Biodiversity in Belize" hopes to remedy this problem and together with related links to quality sites, the goal is to provide a comprehensive source of information about the biodiversity of Belize. Our research covers n

Belize Botanic Garden
United States

Belizean species are presented in an educational setting, including special collections such as Heliconias, orchids, and palms. Goals are to recreate specific habitats such as Pine Ridge, Baldy Beacon, as well as a savannah, a rainforest, and a riverine eco-system. Education on the horticultural heritage of Belize, including sustainable agriculture. San Ignacio, Belize.

Belize Zoo: Ocelot
United States

Pictures, video, species facts, and more.

Belize Flora and Fauna
United States

Belize has one of the world's richest habitats for flora and fauna. No fewer than 4,000 different species of native flowering plants are found within its borders, along with about 700 species of trees and several hundred species of other plants. Scientists are only now beginning to carry out an exhaustive inventory of Belize's plants. The task is daunting: over 70 percent of the country is under some kind of forest cover, and almost half of Beliz

Belize Zoo - Black Howler Monkey
United States

Site has photos, video clip, and a sound file.

Monkey Bay Wildlife Sanctuary - Belize
United States

Environmental education center offering experiential learning programs and training opportunities while serving as a model of conservation land stewardship.

Belize Coastal Zone Management Authority and Institute
United States

This Coastal Zone Management Authority and Institute (CZMAI) website is intended to advise, educate and promote action on your part to become involved in the management of Belize's wealth of coastal resources.