What's been added to this site recently?
2009: Added some genetics
22 2006: Added my critical
review of Anne Magurran's popular book, Measuring
20 2006: Modified my Diversity
and Similarity section slightly and put some new
plant discoveries on my "Latest Orchid Discoveries"
page, now renamed "Latest
Plant Discoveries". This includes a really
showy new amaryllis relative in the genus Eucharis.
19 2006: Modified my Diversity
and Similarity section slightly.
14 2006: Uploaded my article on the mathematics of diversity
and similarity measures in ecology, with additional explanations
and examples. This is the first installment; there will be quite
a lot of material later about the definition and calculation
of alpha and beta diversity and community similarity and overlap.
8 2006: Minor modifications to prepare for a large piece on
the mathematics of diversity and similarity measures in ecology.
15 2005: Starting some pages about conservation,
including information about our new conservation foundation,
Ecominga, which will buy up Ecuadorian forests that are crucial
for plant conservation.