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Our Resources section provides access to selected resources by Location and Subject or Type, as well as all of NISIC's resources with the ability to search and filter information.

  • Resources by Location - Provides selected resources organized by geography (U.S. and International).
  • Resources by Subject or Type - Provides selected resources organized by Subject or Resource Type.
  • Resource Search - Provides access to all resources (resources included on Species Profiles, Location, and Subject pages) and may also be searched by species common and scientific names. Resources can be filtered by Subject, Resource Type, Location, or Source.