Academy Research in Africa
African Frogs
Madagascar Research Initiative
Entomologists in Madagascar
(California Wild article)
Uganda's Impenetrable Forest
(California Wild article)
Baobab Trees
(California Wild article)
Klasies River Mouth
(California Wild article)

The California Academy of Sciences actively pursues original scientific research and is committed to fostering a spirit of scientific discovery and stewardship of the natural world. Systematic biology, the focus of the Academy's research, is becoming increasingly important as the understanding of the value of biodiversity grows. Staff in the Academy's research departments conduct original research around the world, develop and maintain collections, and are directly involved in educational and outreach activities of the institution.

Explore these sites to get a closer look at the research being conducted throughout Africa by Academy scientists. Click here to learn more about other Academy Research departments and projects.


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