OUR COLLABORATION

Our Centre works with several local and overseas academic research institutions, NGOs active in education and nature conservation, as well as grassroots village organizations (see Links for their www pages).

Academic and Government partners in PNG:

    • Biology Department, University of Papua New Guinea
    • Forestry Department, University of Technology
    • Forestry Research Institute
    • National Institute of Agricultural Research
    • National Research Institute
    • Divine World University
    • Department of Environment and Conservation of the PNG Government

Academic partners overseas:

    • Australian School of Environmental Science, Griffith University, Australia
    • Biology Department, Ostrava University, Czech Republic
    • Department of Plant Biology, University of Minnesota, USA
    • Department of Zoology, Oxford University
    • Centre for Tropical Forest Science, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama
    • Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic
    • Institute of Entomology of the Czech Academy of Sciences
    • Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, USA
    • National Museum of Natural History of the Smithsonian Institution, USA
    • School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex, UK
    • School of Natural Resources Science, Queensland University of Technology
    • Woodland Park ZOO, USA

Non-governmental and Grassroots village groups:

    • Bismarck-Ramu Group
    • Kau Willdlife Area
    • Ohu Conservation Area
    • Tree Kangaroo Conservation Project (Finisterre Mts.)
    • Wanang Conservation Area
    • Wildlife Conservation Society Papua New Guinea
      WWF Papua New Guinea

OUR PARTNERS' WEBSITES

Institutions collaborating with the Center

Bishop Museum, USA:

http://www.bishopmuseum.org/research/natsci/science.html

 

Christensen Fund USA:

http://www.christensenfund.org/

 

Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Entomology, NovotnyLab:

http://www.entu.cas.cz/en/departments/department-of-ecology….

 

Guelph University, Hebert Lab:

http://www.uoguelph.ca/~phebert/

 

Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Pierce Lab:

http://www.oeb.harvard.edu/faculty/pierce/people/pierce/…

 

Indo-Pacific Conservation Alliance:

http://www.indopacific.org/

 

National Agriculture Research Institute, Papua New Guinea:

http://www.nari.org.pg/

 

Oxford University, Department of Zoology

http://www.zoo.ox.ac.uk/

 

Smithsonian Center for Tropical Forest Science

http://www.ctfs.si.edu/

 

Smithsonian Institution Global Earth Observatories

http://biogeodb.stri.si.edu/bioinformatics/sigeo/

 

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History:

http://entomology.si.edu/

 

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, USA: 

http://www.stri.org/

 

University of Minnesota, Biological Sciences, USA, Weiblen Lab:

http://geo.cbs.umn.edu

 

University of Ostrava, Czech Republic, Biology Department:

http://prf.osu.eu/kbe/

 

University of Papua New Guinea:

http://www.upng.ac.pg/

 

University of South Bohemia, Faculty of Science, Czech Republic:

http://www.prf.jcu.cz/en/

 

University of Sussex, School of Life Sciences, UK:

http://www.biols.susx.ac.uk/groups/biology.htm

 

University of Technology, Papua New Guinea:

http://www.unitech.ac.pg/

 

Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle

http://www.zoo.org/

 

Zoologische Staatssammlung Munchen, Balke Lab:

http://www.zsm.mwn.de/col/e/balke_beetlelab.htm

 

Research Projects with Paraecologists

Arthropods of La Selva, Costa Rica:

http://viceroy.eeb.uconn.edu/ALAS/ALAS.html

 

Costa Rica’s InBio:

http://www.inbio.ac.cr/

 

Guanacaste Conservation Area, Costa Rica:

http://janzen.sas.upenn.edu/

 

SIMAB – anthropogenic disturbance and arthropods, Gamba:

http://nationalzoo.si.edu/ConservationAndScience/….

 

Other links

Barcode of Life:

http://www.barcodeoflife.org/

 

Hulcr, J. Images of New Guinea bark beetles

http://www.forestryimages.org/browse/…..

 

Hulcr, J. 2009. Key to the World Genera of Xyleborina ambrosia beetles:

http://hymenoptera.tamu.edu/scolytinae_world_genera_key/

 

IBISCA: Diversity and distribution of forest arthropods

http://www.naturalsciences.be/cb/ants/projects/ibisca_main.htm

 

Janda, M. Ants of New Guinea

http://www.discoverlife.org/mp/20o?guide=Ants_New_Guinea

 

Weiblen, G. D. Online interactive key to New Guinea figs

http://geo.cbs.umn.edu/newguineafigs/navikey.html