biodiversity and disease spread

Tufts alum Kathryn Sulzner promotes improved integration and better training of veterinary professionals into the field of conservation medicine and ecosystem health. She encourages collaboration with wildlife biologists and ecologists to identify newly emerging zoonotic diseases and work together to restore ailing ecosystems. (Kat Sulzner, Katie Sulzner, Kate Sulzner)

www.aveweb.org
Alliance of Veterinarians for the Environment. Focuses on strengthening the veterinary role in environmental protection programs through education and research within the veterinary community. Offers information about the environment, career tips, and job listings.

www.biodiversityhotspots.org
Hones in on what are considered to be simultaneously the most biodiverse and the most threatened 25 ecosystems worldwide.

www.conbio.org
Primary site for conservation biology

www.conservationmedicine.org
Consortium for conservation medicine

www.fas.org/ahead/index.html
Animal and zoonotic disease surveillance

www.fauna-flora.org
Well established conservation organization providing news and information on species and ecosystems.

www.ipcc.ch
The intergovernmental panel on climate change

www.iucn.org
International
Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural resources

www.iucn.org/themes/ssc/news/stratplanintro.htm
Current projects of the IUCN.

www.unep.org
UNEP: established by the UN and based in Nairobi, Kenya. Oversees international objectives dealing with environmental issues.

www.wcs.org
Wildlife Conservation Society

www.wcs-ahead.org
Official site of animal health and emerging diseases

www.wildlifetrust.org
Founded by wildlife enthusiast Gerald Durrell, the wildlife trust is one of the most renown leaders in wildlife conservation and one of the founders of the CCM (consortium of conservation medicine.

www.wwf.org
World Wildlife Fund