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World

 

Database of the protected areas of the world

protectedplanet.net

 

World Heritage List

http://whc.unesco.org/en/list

 

Biosphere Reserves Directory

www.unesco.org/mabdb/br/brdir/directory/database.asp

 

Intact Forest Landscapes – map of the forested wildernesses of the world

www.intactforests.org

 

Global Forest Watch – e.g. maps of intact forest landscapes, forest loss, protected areas etc.

http://www.globalforestwatch.org/

 

Descriptions of the Ecoregions, with dominant tree taxa

www.worldwildlife.org/wildworld/profiles/terrestrial_pa.html

 

Biodiversity Hotspots

http://www.cepf.net/resources/hotspots/Pages/default.aspx

 

Searchable database of all known tree species

http://www.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php

 

100 of the World’s Worst Invasive Alien Species

www.issg.org/database/species/search.asp?st=100ss&fr=1&str=&lang=EN

 

Angiosperm Phylogeny Website

Plant phylogeny down to the family level; updated continuously; includes gymnosperms and ferns

www.mobot.org/mobot/research/APweb/welcome.html

 

GRIN Taxonomy for plants
https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxon/taxonomysimple.aspx

 

The Gymnosperm Database

www.conifers.org

 

Oak (Quercus) Name Checklist
http://www.oaknames.org/

 

Oaks (Quercus) of the world

http://oaks.of.the.world.free.fr/

 

Magnolia Society International

https://www.magnoliasociety.org/

 

Palm identification and classification

http://palmweb.org/

 

Global map of forest height

http://lidarradar.jpl.nasa.gov/

 

junglecraft – preparation for hikes in tropical rainforest

http://junglecraft.com.my/

 

 

North America

 

Flora of North America; some families missing

www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1

 

Silvics of North America – information on North American tree species

www.na.fs.fed.us/spfo/pubs/silvics_manual/table_of_contents.htm

 

Information on North American tree species

www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plants/tree

 

North American tree species range maps

http://esp.cr.usgs.gov/data/atlas/little/

 

North American species range maps, species richness maps, climate maps etc.

http://bonap.org/

 

Species lists for selected North American protected areas

http://www.innvista.com/science/ecology/parks-sanctuaries/

 

Canada:

 

Canada’s Species – range maps and other information

http://canadianbiodiversity.mcgill.ca/english/species/plants/index.htm

 

Forest distribution maps of Canada

http://www.atlas.nrcan.gc.ca/site/english/maps/forestry.html

 

Flora of British Columbia

http://ibis.geog.ubc.ca/biodiversity/eflora/

 

Register of big and tall trees in British Columbia

bigtrees.forestry.ubc.ca/files/2011/11/Big_Trees_Register.pdf

 

Maps of intact boreal forests of Ontario

www.borealopportunity.ca/maps.php

 

United States:

 

Ecology of trees and forests of Washington

www.dnr.wa.gov/ResearchScience/Topics/ForestResearch/Pages/lm_oldgrowth_guides.aspx

 

Native Tree Society

nativetreesociety.org

 

Native Tree Society BBS

www.ents-bbs.org

 

The old-growth forests of the eastern USA by state

http://media.wix.com/ugd/24f459_cff83a95b7a948568627b8879c8141af.pdf

 

Flora of the Southern and Mid-Atlantic States

herbarium.unc.edu/flora.htm

 

 

South America

 

Flora of Chile
http://www.chileflora.com/

 

Flora of Argentina (in Spanish)

http://www.floraargentina.edu.ar/

 

 

Europe

 

Database for European plants

http://www.emplantbase.org/home.html

 

European tree species range maps

http://www.euforgen.org/distribution-maps/

 

Listings of the tallest and biggest trees in Europe

http://www.monumentaltrees.com/en/

 

Map of potential natural vegetation of Germany

www.floraweb.de/vegetation/pnv

 

Oaks from Białowieża Forest (Poland)

http://www.deby.bialowieza.pl/

 

Primeval forest reserves of Slovakia

http://en.pralesy.sk/

 

List of the main protected virgin forests in Romania

www.pronatura.ro/docs/biodiversity/protvfor.htm

 

Old forests of the Mediterranean basin (in French)

http://www.foretsanciennes.fr/

 

Mediterranean mountain forests (in Italian)

http://www.mountainforest.org/

 

European Champion Tree Forum

http://www.championtrees.eu/

 

 

Russia

 

Tree species lists of Russia

daac.ornl.gov/data/russian_land_cover/vegetation_1990/comp/vmap90_method.pdf

 

 

Asia

 

Flora of China

www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2

 

Malaysian Flora Database

http://www.chm.frim.gov.my/Bio-Diversity-Databases/Flora-Database.aspx

 

Blog on Malaysian rainforests

http://www.rainforestjournal.com/

 

Interactive key to the trees of Borneo

phylodiversity.net/borneo/

 

Distribution Maps of Vascular Plants in Hokkaido, Japan
http://www.hinoma.com/maps/

 

 

Australia

 

Australian Plant Census – taxonomic database for Australian plants

http://www.cpbr.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html

 

Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants – identification system

www.cpbr.gov.au/cpbr/cd-keys/rfk/index.html

 

Flora of New South Wales

http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/search/simple.htm

 

Flora of Victoria

https://vicflora.rbg.vic.gov.au/

 

Tallest and largest trees of Victoria

http://victoriasgianttrees.weebly.com/

 

Tasmanian vascular plant census

http://www.tmag.tas.gov.au/collections_and_research/tasmanian_herbarium/tasmanian_herbarium_publications

 

Register of the tallest and biggest trees of Tasmania

gianttrees.com.au

 

Tallest and largest trees of Tasmania

http://tasmaniasgianttrees.weebly.com/

 

New Zealand Plants

http://nzflora.landcareresearch.co.nz/