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Cheetah: Science Reference Guide - A research and finding aid from the Science Reference Service at the Library of Congress [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]


Importing and Exporting Animals - Guidelines on animal importing and exporting. [U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)]

Informatics and Collection Databases - Searchable lists of specimens, illustrations, anthropological collections, and summary information about the National Museum of Natural History collections. [Smithsonian Institution]


Marine Mammal Commission - The Commission was created under Title II of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, which took effect on 21 December of that year. The Commission's primary focus and duties are the protection and conservation of marine mammals. This site provides a single point of information on the activities, programs, and publications of the Marine Mammal Commission and its Committee of Scientific Advisors on Marine Mammals, and conveys other relevant information on the conservation and protection of mar [Ad Hoc Organizations]


National Marine Mammal Laboratory, Alaska Fisheries Science Center - The National Marine Mammal Laboratory (NMML) conducts RESEARCH on marine mammals worldwide, primarily coastal California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

National Wildlife Research Center (NWRC) - Provides scientific information on wildlife, its habitat, and its relationship to agriculture and public safety [U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)]


Olfaction: The Sense of Smell - Science Tracer Bullet - Science Tracer Bullet Series - Finding Guide from the Library of Congress [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]


Primate Info Net (PIN) - A web site for people with an interest in the field of primatology [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)]

PrimateLit Database - Online bibliographic access to the scientific literature on nonhuman primates for the research and educational communities [U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Inst. of Health (NIH), National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)]


The Cheetah: A Race for Survival. Webcast - A Webcast of a presentation by Dr. Laurie Marker. She is the Founder and Executive Director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund, headquartered in the Republic of Namibia. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]


Wildlife Disease Maps - National maps of wildlife disease spread for West Nile Virus; St. Louis, La Crosse, & Equine Encephalitis; Powassan Virus; Dengue Fever. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Ecosystems]