A new feature, "Saving Tropical Forests Profitably," has just been
posted. It presents the many reasons why tropical forests should be
protected and how that can be accomplished so that everyone benefits.
Such ideas as sustainable harvesting of forest products and ecotourism
Also, starting Thursday, May 21, there will be Name That Plant Contest
#12 beginning. Sharpen your plant identification skills and see if you
can name the mystery plant using the new clues that are posted every 1-2
days. There is a new contest every week starting on Thursday. There is
no prize, but the winner will be recognized as "Plant Sleuth of the
Much more is available at The Botany Site for all plant lovers.
Previous feature articles, link collections, a chat area and bulletin
board are just a few of the many things available. Stop in and visit
for a while.
Bryan Ness, Botany Guide http://botany.miningco.com/botany.guide at miningco.com