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Conservation of natural resources -- North America

View Resource Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center

This site combines detailed information on a broad range of taxa which inhabit the prairies, wetlands and agricultural fields of the upper Great Plains. Maintained by the Biological Resources Division of the US Geological Survey, the site is equally useful for both amateur naturalists and professional biologists and contains some of the best distribution maps on groups such as butterflies and...
View Resource Assessment of Species Diversity in the Montane Cordillera Ecozone

The Ecological Monitoring and Assessment Network has released this 1998 publication entitled "Assessment of species diversity in the Montane Cordillera Ecozone." Extending from the eastern Rocky Mountains in Alberta to the western slope of the Cascades in British Columbia, the Montane Cordillera Ecozone is Canada's sixth largest ecozone, covering "more than 49 million hectares." Diverse in...
View Resource Wetlands

The National Wildlife Federation (NWF) offers this collection of online resources on wetlands and their protection. The site is organized into sections, including Types of Wetlands (featuring four major wetland types), Benefits of Wetlands (to humans and to wildlife), Threats to Wetlands (and to streams, rivers, and coasts), Wetlands Media Archives (current and past press releases and feature...