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* * Botany at the University of Georgia

This is a gopher server of the Botany Department at the University of Georgia (UGA) in Athens. It provides information on the Department, admissions, staff, undergraduate research, and more. It also has access to the UGA library, Microcomputer State ...

* * * * A Collection of Botany Related URLs

This collection of botany-related URLs provides a different taxonomy for the Finnish site it mirrors. Highlights of this index include carnivorous plants, endangered species, the tropics, plant genetics, image galleries, and botanical gardens. ...

* * * * Canoe Plants of Ancient Hawaii

Canoe Plants of Hawaii is an informative and unusual site concerning the plants Hawaii's original residents brought to the islands by canoe. The material here is quite thorough and clear enough to be appreciated not only by professionals, but also by ...

* * * Department of Plant Pathology

This gopher serves up publications, bibliographies, and phone directories from the Department of Plant Pathology at the University of Minnesota. The publications are browsable by subject. There are is also access provided to newsletters about plant ...

* * * California Exotic Pest Plant Council (CEPPC)

The California Exotic Pest Plant Council (CEPPC) was created to facilitate the compilation and distribution of information on exotic pest plant control topics. The gopher server offers information regarding different plants along with agricultural ...

* * * Australian National University Department of Forestry

The Australian National University Department of Forestry offers such courses as fire behavior, which studies past fires and management systems. Other fire science, botany, wood science and wildlife management courses are described, as well as ...

* * * * WWW Virtual Library - Plant Biology

This branch of the biosciences tree from the WWW Virtual Library offers about a hundred links to botany and plant biology sites. The index, from Harvard Biolabs, is organized by provider name in alphabetical order. Listings include botanical ...

* Phytopharmacognosy

The phytopharmacognosy mailing list encourages discussion relevant to plant-based pharmacognosy. This encompasses phytochemistry, botany, natural products, herbalism, and more. Membership is free and open to academics, industrialists, and other ...

* * * Microbial Germplasm Database

This gopher server provides access to a database of strains of bacteria, viruses, fungi, and other microbes. The database is maintained by Oregon State University. Most of the microbesare those that affect the areas of botany and agricultural botany. ...

* * * * Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Connecticut

The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Connecticut Web site is primarily devoted to the study of plants, with special emphasis on the Department's greenhouse. Here you will find a great deal of information about the ...

* * * Australian National Botanic Gardens

This is the gopher server for the Australian National Botanical Gardens. It provides information on topics such as plant biodiversity and conservation, the Australian Biological Resources Study (ABRS), as well as additional topics in botany, biology, ...

* * * * Missouri Botanical Garden Home Page

The Missouri Botanical Gardens, (MBG) offer extensive on-line information about exhibits and research at MBG. The server has information on MBG's horticulture, ongoing flora projects, and educational programs. MBG makes available its research data ...

* * * WWW Server of the University of Costa Rica

This WWW server is a focal point to all other university servers in Costa Rica. It contains a virtual botanical garden with pictures and descriptions of a wide variety of Central American flowers.

* * * * World Conservation Monitoring Centre Home Page

The World Conservation Monitoring Centre Home Page is an exceptional place for environmental researchers, scholars and scientists, or those simply interested in the preservation of our world. There are a variety of searchable indices, which comprise ...

* * * * CP (Carniverous Plants)

CP is a moderate traffic mailing list for people interested in growing, propagating, and admiring carniverous plants. Typical subjects include the identification, taxonomy, classification and nomenclature of plants, housing carniverous plants, ...

* * * The College Board's Advance Placement Program

This is a gopher server for the College Board's Advance Placement Program, maintained by the Botany Department, University of Georgia. It contains information on the Advance Placement (AP) Program, AP discussion lists, AP exams, AP publications, AP ...

* * * Index of Alternative Healthcare/ Herbs

Herb archives and Herbal research form the central focus of this http site. There is also a major link to the Worlds of sunSITE Sustainable Agriculture Information.

* * * * Nottingham Arabidopsis Stock Center

This site is collection of Arabidopsis information. Plant researchers use this small flowering plant as a model organism to study plant developmental processes. This site includesseed lists, stocks, color pictures, genetic maps, and information on ...

* * * * Canadian Orchid Congress

The Canadian Orchid Congress is an collection of orchid societies from across Canada. These groups grow, study, and research orchids as hobbies or professionally. Orchid lovers will find the orchid FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions List) particularly ...

* * * * WWW Virtual Library - Entomology

Entomology, the study of insects, is indexed in this WWW Virtual Library volume by Lou Bjostad of Colorado State University. Both researchers and Net surfers will find some neat things to look at in these indices, including images and movies. Not ...

* * * * Plant Tissue Culture Research at the University of Minnesota

Plant Tissue Culture Research at the University of Minnesota catalogs investigators at the university who incorporate plant tissue culture techniques in their laboratory studies. The research interests of each person are described in full on the ...

* * * * A Collection of Botanical URL's

This collection of Botanical URLs is maintained by Raino Lampinen of the Finnish Botanical Museum. Hundreds of links connect users to arboreta and botanical gardens, college and university departments, international societies, taxonomical databases, ...

* * * * BIOPAK - Software for Computing Plant Biomass

BIOPAK is a PC software package which calculates the biomass, area, height, length, and volume of plant components using existing prediction equations and datasets. Applications include natural resources management, forestry, plant pathology, ...

* * * * Horticulture in Virtual Perspective

Horticulture in Virtual Perspective is an online resource for gardeners and growers, from beginners to professionals. Maintained by the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science at the Ohio State University, these pages feature databases and ...

* * * * Department of Biology Herbarium - Texas A&M University

The Department of Biology Herbarium at Texas A&M University in Houston collects and organizes plant and insect specimens.Taxonomical and geographical information is gathered in a searchable index of the Texas plants specimen database. Still more ...

* * * * List of WWW Sites of Interest to Ecologists

This List of WWW Sites of Interest to Ecologists is one long, alphabetical searchable index of several hundred sites on environmental, ecological, botanical and related topics. Directories, databases, information services, university departments, and ...

* * * * Base Angiosperm Listing (Flowering Plants)

This Base Angiosperm Listing is a hypertext taxonomy which is automatically maintained by CRONWWWO.IPF at the Texas A&M University Department of Biology Herbarium. It is based on 'The Evolution and Classification of Flowering Plants' by Arthur ...

* * * * Plant and Insect Parasitic Nematodes

The home page for Plant and Insect Parasitic Nematodes is brought to you by the University of Nebraska at Lincoln's Department of Plant Pathology. These pages bring to the Web everything you ever wanted to know about these little parasitic worms (but ...

* * Soil-plant-microbe

Soil-plant-microbe is an electronic mailing list for discussions and announcements about the interrelationships of soil, plants, and microbes. For example, some messages in the past have dealt with research into truffles; the behavior of caesium in ...

* Stressnet

Stressnet is an EEC-funded multidisciplinary research network that brings together scientists working on temperature, water and nutrient stresses in plants. This electronic mailing list helps to connect the members at 45 laboratories in six different ...

* Uv-b-research

Uv-b-research is an electronic mailing list for discussions and announcements about the effects of increased UV-B (ultra-violet B) radiation on organisms and communities (mainly plants). This list will facilitates communication between researchers ...

* Porifera

The porifera list serves as a forum for discussion of any topic dealing with sponges. It provides information on meetings, positions available, a directory of who's who in the sponge world, and a bulletin board for a periodically updated ...

* Plant-taxonomy

Plant-taxonomy is an open list for the discussion of plant taxonomy, primarily to promotea better understanding of the subject, and to provide an up-to-date forum for current views. Information onworkshops, job announcements, and publications are ...

* Plant-hormones

The plant-hormones mailing list is designed to enable participants to discuss all aspects of plant hormone research. Topics include extraction, purification, and analysis of the hormones using techniques such as SPE, HPLC and GCMS. Synthetic, enzyme, ...

* * * * The Rhododendron Page

An online guide to the genus Rhododendron sounds simple, but when you realize that there are over 800 species worldwide, you can see that this is no easy task. This illustrated guide for botanists and gardeners alike comes with an illustrated ...

* * * Hydroponics, Hydroponics, Hydroponics!

Hydroponics is the science of growing plants without soil. This Hawaiian hydroponics resource page offers articles and introductory essays on the uses of hydroculture, indoor lighting, nutrients and pH management. Videos and hydro-plant information ...

* * * * APSNet - Plant Pathology Online

APSNet - Plant Pathology Online is a new service of the American Phytopathological Society which provides plant scientists with networking and research tools. Features include an indexof Common Names of Plant Diseases, pre-sorted by common family ...

* * * American Botanical Council

The American Botanical Council (ABC) distributes educational materials about the uses of herbs and medicinal plants. This site offers information about the research and education efforts which ABC has undertaken, including a study of the contents of ...

* * * HerbalGram

HerbalGram is the Journal of the American Botanical Council (ABC) and the HerbResearch Foundation. This site is currently under construction and only contains contact information and a 'watch this space' sort of statement. This URL will be moving ...

* * * Promenade - The National Agricultural Library Image Database Project

The Promenade - The National Agricultural Library Image Database Project WWW page is an interface to databases of images and supporting data. Users will find archives of Botanical Prints and photos of plant pests and diseases. The site also offers ...

* * * * CSUBIOWEB

The California State University Biological Sciences WWW page provides archives of original studies and biological resources, as well as links to other biology teaching and research resources. Information is arranged in categories such as Botany, ...

* * * * American Bamboo Society

The American Bamboo Society is dedicated to the propagation of the various species of bamboo. Members strive to grow and research this plant and educate others about it, and they have introduced over 100 new species of bamboo into the United States. ...

* * * * British Trees

There are thirty-three varieties of trees which are native to Great Britain. A page is provided for each tree, which describes its habitat and growth, as well as popular uses. Indices of commercialand non-commercial, agricultural, botanical, ...

* * * * Plant Gene Register

This Plant Gene Register is a product of the American Society of Plant Physiologists. This page provides a full-text searchable index to more than 80 articles about plant genetics. Articles reference topics such as DNA sequencing, cellular biology, ...

* * * Missouri Botanical Garden Gopher

The Missouri Botanical Garden Gopher offers access to a variety of botanical and horticultural information. Some of the topics discussed are floristic projects such as the Flora of North America Project, Moss, Ferns, Angiosperms, and more. Data ...

N/R BROM-L (Bromeliads Mailing List)

BROM-L is devoted to the taxonomy, phylogeny and evolution, culture, ethnobotany , and other aspects of the Bromeliaceae (bromeliad) plant family.

* * * * Slovak Academy of Sciences

The Slovak Academy of Sciences Web page contains information about its component institutes, such as the Institute of Botany or the Institute of Chemistry, as well as a phone and email directory of members. Users will find information about ...

* * * Burt Associates Bamboo

The Burt Associates Bamboo page advertises mail-order and nursery sales of bamboo. The site contains short descriptions of a wide variety of bamboo species, providing photos of many. Users may request more information by email or telephone. An ...

* * * * Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History has transformed some of the most ancient aspects of our earth onto the Web. Not only can virtual visitors to the museum viewits floor plan and tour the current exhibits, they can browse the Smithsonian's ...

* * * * Agricultural Genome Information Server

The Agricultural Genome Information Server, produced by the National Agricultural Library, provides several searchable databases for genome information on agriculturallyimportant organisms. Information on plant, animal, human and microorganism ...

* * * Pilatus- Luwasa Hydroculture Plant Protection System

This site developed by Pilatus Direct markets their line of Luwasa planters to online users. The page outlines the Luwasa plant feeding system and allows users to order the planters online.

* * * * Augustana College Library Projects

The Augustana College Library Projects is dedicated to sharing library resources with the Internet community. This site houses various electronic texts from elementary and high school libraries on topics ranging from the Civil War to Native ...

* Connecticut College Home Page

Connecticut College's Home Page lists information about the school, which is located in New London, Connecticut, USA. Users can choose to link to pages about academic programs, admissions information, academic and student home pages, or the ...

* * Georgeson Botanical Garden

The Georgeson Botanical Garden is a research program dedicated to the propagation, cultivation and conservation of native and introduced plant species in the subarctic North. Links are available to current happenings, history, publications, tours and ...

* * * The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

The Royal Botanic Gardens server in Kew, United Kingdom gives access to a visit to the gardens, other collections, scientific research, conservation, general information for visitors and other botanical and horticultural servers.

* * * Australian National Botanic Gardens

The Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra, Australia is part of the Biodiversity Directorate of the Australian Nature Conservation Agency and is located on the slopes of Black Mountain in Canberra. It is one of a number of agencies working ...

* * * Nottingham Arabidopsis Stock Centre Home Page

The Nottingham Arabidopsis Stock Centre Home Page is designed to be a comprehensive guide to the Arabidopsis plant, a small flowering plant commonly used by plant science researchers for studying plant developmental processes. Users can browse the ...

* * * American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta (AABGA)

The American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta (AABGA) is the professional association for public gardens in North America, supporting the public horticulture community in its mission to study, display and conserve plants. The page ...

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