All About Birds
The Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Bird Guide provides detailed descriptions, conservation status, and samples of bird song.
Animal Diversity Web
The University of Michigan Museum of Zoology shows the diversity of the animal kingdom in this site.
Animal Info - Information on Endangered Mammals
This site is concerned with rare, threatened and endangered mammals throughout the world. It includes a basic profile, status and trends, plus data on the biology and ecology for each animal.
Information on bird and wildlife issues.
Butterflies of North America
Information about butterfiles at this site includes a clickable map that shows what butterfiles are found in a particular area, color picutres of the adult butterfly and caterpillar (when available) as well as information about each species. Great site for reports!
Illustrations, viruses, bacteria, and human cells are found at this site.
A good source for information about dinosaurs with lots of pictures.
Links to sites about species from Amphibians to Zoo Animals.
This nature and wildlife resource includes Audubon Guides to plants and animals, ecards, newsletters, bird song, the Expert Naturalist, a night sky guide, species Lifelists, over 4000 color photographs, and nature discussions. It also has useful regional guides which include Mahoning County.
Encyclopedia of Life
Encyclopedia of Life (EOL) is a free, collaborative encyclopedia intended to document all of the 1.8 million species of living organisms known to science.
Endangered Species List
This site lists species and organizations, discusses laws and policies, provides links to educational and U.S. state information, and gives causes of extinction.
Endangered Species Program
The United States Fish and Wildlife Service provides current information on endangered species in our country and the steps being taken to conserve them.
eSkeletons provides an interactive environment in which to examine and learn about skeletal anatomy.
Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Find authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world at this site. The ITIS is the result of a partnership of federal agencies formed to satisfy their mutual needs for scientifically credible taxonomic information.
International Museum of the Horse
This comprehensive site about horses includes a virtual art gallery, links to information about breeds, competitions, and publications.
Life Science Dictionary
Offers over 8300 terms dealing with biochemistry, biotechnology, botany, cell biology and genetics. Gives links to related resources.
NCBI Taxonomy Browser
This is the National Center for Biotechnology Information's link to genetic databases for commonly studied organisms.
National Agricultural Library Digital Repository
Find anything from gypsy moths to vegetable shipments from digitized US Department of Agriculture publications.
Neuroscience for Kids
Offers information on the human brain and nervous system, including the history of neuroscience, the effects of drugs on the nervous system, and explanations of neurological disorders.
North American Mammals
This website includes information about North American mammals, including extinct ones. Lists of information can be produced by geography, conservation status, and other criteria. Scientific and common names are given, and pictures and illustrations are included. Some drawings of skulls are available.
Ohio Species A-Z Guide
Provides information about creatures found in Ohio. There is a picture or drawing of each animal along with a physical description and information about habitat, reproduction, and care of the young.
Primate Info Net
Primate Info Net (PIN) is designed to cover the broad field of primatology and provide original content and links to resources about nonhuman primates in research, education and conservation.
Snakes of North America - Nearctica
Click on a snake's scientific name to access information on identification, range, and habitat.
Tree of Life
Information about biodiversity.
Basic information on 5 of the world's main biomes.
This resource about dinosaurs is designed for students of all ages and levels of comprehension.