Cloud Forests : Conserving Our Botanical Treasures


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Books cited under the bibiography sections are available for reference at San Francisco Botanical Garden's Helen Crocker Russell Library of Horticulture; call numbers are given where available.

CONSERVATION IN ACTION

American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta
http://www.aabga.org/

Harvard University Herbaria Databases
http://www.huh.harvard.edu/databases/

Gymnosperm Database
http://www.conifers.org/index.htm

Biodiversity and how it is measured
http://www.nhm.ac.uk/science/projects/worldmap/

Biosphere Reserves
http://www.unesco.org/mab/nutshell.htm

Research at the Missouri Botanical Gardens
http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/unseengarden/unseengarden1.shtml

Forest Conservation Portal
http://forests.org/

UNESCO: International Year of Mountains
http://www.unesco.org/mab/IYM.htm

International Year of Mountains
http://www.mountains2002.org/

Biodiversity and Conservation Virtual Book
http://darwin.bio.uci.edu/~sustain/bio65/Titlpage.htm

National Biological Information Infrastructure
http://www.nbii.gov/index.html

Conservation International
http://www.conservation.org/xp/CIWEB/home

World Conservation Union
http://www.iucn.org/

Ecology WWW Page
http://www.botany.net/Ecology/

Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh
http://www.rbge.org.uk/Welcome.html

World Wildlife Fund-USA
http://www.worldwildlife.org/

World Wildlife Fund-International
http://www.panda.org/

Non-Timber Forest Products
http://www.ntfp.org/

Biodiversity Action Network
http://www.bionet-us.org/

People & Planet Magazine
http://www.peopleandplanet.net/

Biodiversity Support Program
http://www.bsponline.org/

Napcc- Public Garden Article

CITES Homepage
http://www.cites.org/

Convention on Biological Diversity
http://www.biodiv.org/

Conservation in Action Bibliography

Books cited under the bibiography sections are available for reference at San Francisco Botanical Garden's Helen Crocker Russell Library of Horticulture; call numbers are given where available.

Almeda, Frank and Catherine M. Pringle, eds. Tropical Rainforests: Diversity and conservation.

Cerovsky, Jan. Endangered Plants.
QK86.2 E87 C335 1995

Davis, S.D. Heywood, V.H. et al. Centres of Plant Diversity: A Guide and Strategy for Their Conservation.

Elias, Thomas, ed. Conservation and Management of Rare and Endangered Plants.

Given, David R. Principles and Practice of Plant Conservation.

Gradwohl, Judith and Russell Greenberg. Saving the Tropical Forests.

Leopold, Aldo. A Sand County Almanac.

Ship, Steve. Rainforests Organizations: A Worldwide Directory.

Simmons, J. B., Beyer, R.I. et al. Conservation of Threatened Plants.

Wilson, Edward O. The Diversity of Life.






WHAT ARE CLOUD FORESTS?

International Year of Mountains
http://www.unesco.org/mab/IYM.htm

International Year of Mountains
http://www.mountains2002.org/

Tropical Montane Cloud Forest Initiative
http://www.unep-wcmc.org/forest/cloudforest/english/homepage.htm

Mountain Forum
http://www.mtnforum.org/index.html

What are Cloud Forests? Bibliography

Books cited under the bibiography sections are available for reference at San Francisco Botanical Garden's Helen Crocker Russell Library of Horticulture; call numbers are given where available.

Hamilton, Lawrence S. Juvi, James O. et al. Tropical Montane Cloud Forests.

Sandved & Emsley. Rainforests and Cloudforests
Folio QH541.5 R27 Sa57.2 1979

Stadtmuller, Thomas. Cloud Forests in the Humid Tropics.

Wood, Jeffrey. Plants of Mount Kinabalu.
QK495 O64 M31 P694 1993






SOUTHEAST ASIAN CLOUD FOREST

Ethnobotanical Conservation Organization for SE Asia
http://www.ecosea.org

Philippine National Herbarium
http://www.pnh.com.ph/

Indonesian Botanical Gardens
http://www.bogor.indo.net.id/kri/a.htm

Singapore Botanic Gardens
http://www.nparks.gov.sg/parks/sbg/par-sbg.shtml

MBG Vietnam Program
http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/vietnam/welcome.html

Konus Organization - in Bahasa Indonesia
http://www.konus.or.id/

National Herbarium of the Netherlands
http://nhncml.leidenuniv.nl/rhb/

Flora Malesiana
http://nhncml.leidenuniv.nl/rhb/malesia.htm#flora%20malesiana

Asia Pacific Mountain Network
http://www.mtnforum.org/apmn/index.html

Vireya Rhododendrons
http://www.vireya.net/

Nature Conservation in Indonesia
http://users.bart.nl/~edcolijn/index.html

Vietnam Leaflet Article

IEBR website

xanthocyparis articles

Southeast Asian Cloud Forest Bibliography

Books cited under the bibiography sections are available for reference at San Francisco Botanical Garden's Helen Crocker Russell Library of Horticulture; call numbers are given where available.

Beaman, John H. and Reed S. Beaman. The Plants of Mount Kinabalu.

Corner, E.J.H. Wayside Trees of Malaya.

Hicks, Nigel. The National Parks and other Wild Places of the Philippines.

Luping, Datin Margaret, Wen, Miss Chin. et al. Kinabalu: Summit of Borneo.
QH185 B6 K573 1978

Payne, Junaidi and Gerald Cubitt. Wild Malaysia: The Wildlife and Scenery of Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak and Sabah.

Sato, Takashi. Flowers and Plants of Mt. Kinabalu.

Wong, K. M. and C. L. Chan. Mount Kinabalu: Borneo's Magic Mountain.






MESOAMERICAN CLOUD FOREST

Andean Botanical Information System
http://www.sacha.org/

Cloud Forest Gardener
http://www.cloudforest.com/

Cloud Forests Alive
http://www.cloudforestalive.org/

Mountain Forum
http://www.mtnforum.org/index.html

The Mountain Institute
http://www.mountain.org/index.html

Daisy articles, English and Spanish

Mesoamerican Cloud Forest Bibliography

Books cited under the bibiography sections are available for reference at San Francisco Botanical Garden's Helen Crocker Russell Library of Horticulture; call numbers are given where available.

Breedlove, Dennis E. Listados Floristicos de Mexico: IV. Floar de Chiapas.

Daniel, Thomas F., ed. Flora of Chiapas.

Haber, William A., Willow Zuchowski, et al. An Introduction to Cloud Forest Trees: Monteverde, Costa Rica.

Look, EEM. The Pines of Mexico and British Honduras
QK495 P665 M4 L871 1950

Martinez, Maximino. Los Pinos Mexicanos.
QK495 P665 M4 M366 1948

Mason, Charles T., Jr. and Patricia B. Mason, A Handbook of Mexican Roadside Flora.
QK211 0381 1987

Maxon, William Ralph. Studies of Tropical American Ferns.
QK525.8 M45 1908-22

Mickel, John. Pteridophyte Flora of Oaxaca, Mexico.
QK525.9 O2 M583 1988

Perry, Jesse P. The Pines of Mexico and Central America
QK495 P665 M4 P429 1991

Vazquez, J. Antonio G., Cuevas, Ramon G., et al. Flora de Manantlan.






VIREYA RHODODENDRONS

Vireya Rhododendrons
http://www.vireya.net

Vireya Rhododendrons Bibliography

Books cited under the bibiography sections are available for reference at San Francisco Botanical Garden's Helen Crocker Russell Library of Horticulture; call numbers are given where available.

Argent, George. Accepted Names in Rhododendron Section Vireya. Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh.
QK495 R47 A1 Ar37 1996

Argent, George. Rhododendrons of Sabah. Sabah National Parks Publications
QK495 R47 M15 Ar37 1988

Kenyon, John. and Jacqueline Walker. Vireyas: A Practical Gardening Guide.

Sleumer, H.O. An Account of Rhododendron in Malesia. Groningen, the Netherlands.
QK495 R47 SL28.4 1966

Sleumer, H.O. The Geus Rhododendron in Malesia. Flora Malesiana precursors XXIII. Reinwardtia v.5 pt.2 March 1960
QK495 R47 SL28.4f 1960

Sleumer, H.O. New Species and Noteworthy Records of Rhododendron in Malesia. Leiden, Rijksherbarium.
QK495 R47 SL28.4n 1973

Smith, E. White and Lucie Sorensen-Smith, eds. Vireya Rhododendrons: An Anthology of Articles from the Journal of the American Rhododendron Society 1954-1998.

Smith, J. Clyde. Vireya Rhododendrons.



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