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Neurobiology of Addiction - MilTech

Neurobiology of Addiction is conceived as a current survey and synthesis of the most important findings in our understanding of the neurobiological mechanisms of addiction over the past 50 years. The book includes a scholarly introduction, thorough ...

Men still think biology is to blame for gender differences, according to a new survey - HelloGiggles

The nature-versus-nurture debate regarding gender differences has been around for quite some time, and as it turns out, there is still no public consensus on the topic. In a new survey, the Pew Research Center asked Americans why they think differences ...

New guidelines to mitigate impact of roads, rail on wildlife - Economic Times

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The Botanical Survey of India and Zoological Survey of India are mandated with inventorisation and monitoring of flora and fauna of the country, he said. "The Namami Ganage Programme, a flagship programme of the government, is aimed at effective ...

U.S. Geological Survey [USGS]

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The USGS is a science organization that provides impartial information on the health of our ecosystems and environment, the natural hazards that threaten us, the natural resources we rely on, the impacts of climate and land-use change, and the core science systems that help us provide timely, relevant, and useable information. The mission of USGS is to serve the Nation by providing reliable scientific information to describe and understand the Earth; minimize loss of life and property from natural disasters; manage water, biological, energy, and mineral resources; and enhance and protect our quality of life.

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Plain text file at Project Gutenberg.

USGS: Ecosystems
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The USGS is now aligned around the areas of research identified in the USGS Science Strategy. Ecosystems includes the following programs: Invasive Species Program, Cooperative Research Units, Fisheries: Aquatic and Endangered Resources Program, Terrestrial, Freshwater, and Marine Ecosystems Program, Status & Trends Program, Wildlife: Terrestrial and Endangered Resources Program. USGS Ecosystems programs also highlight cross-discipline research in

USGS Microbiology
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U.S. Geological Survey microbiology efforts span the disciplines and cover many broad research areas, including fish and wildlife health and disease, climate change, microbial ecology, public health and water quality, geomicrobiology, and ecosystem function.

USGS: Northern Cardinal
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Identification tips and pictures of the bird.

Migration of Birds - USGS
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Online edition of the book 'Migration of Birds' which discusses the migration of birds, migrating seasons, geographic patterns, influence of weather, and perils of migration. Written by Frederick C. Lincoln.

USGS Center for Biological Informatics
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Facilitates access to and application of biological information.

Biological Resources Division - USGS
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Providing the scientific understanding and technologies needed to support sound management and conservation of our Nation's biological resources - National Biological Information Infrastructure.

USGS-NPS Vegetation Mapping Program
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Cooperative effort by the U.S. Geological Survey and the National Park Service to classify, describe, and map vegetation communities in more than 270 national park units across the United States.

Giant Toad (Bufo marinus) - USGS
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USGS profile of the Cane Toad, the large poisonous toads from South American that were introduced into Florida.

Whooping Crane Flock Status and Headlines - USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
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In addition to Whooping Crane news, photos, and video you can find out about USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center conservation programs and the chicks that they raise.