Last Updated: 2009, March 7

Scholarly Societies Project

General Biology & Environment

This is one of a set of subject pages in the Scholarly Societies Project, which facilitates access to websites of scholarly societies across the world. A set of guidelines is used in determining whether to include resources.

Links to websites of scholarly societies in General Biology & Environment are given below. The URL-Stability Index for this collection of General Biology & Environment sites is 180.0/194 = 92.8%. The URL-stability index for each site below is given graphically in the left-hand column as the URL-stability rank for that site.

See also: the Material, Metal & Mineral Sciences, and Parasitology & Tropical Medicine categories.

URL Stability Rank
Society Name
four stars Acoustical Society of America ASA
four stars 한국음향학회 = Acoustical Society of Korea [In Korean.] ASK
four stars American Council of Independent Laboratories ACIL
four stars American Forage and Grassland Council AFGC
four stars American Institute of Biological Sciences AIBS
four stars American Society for Bioethics and Humanities ASBH
four stars American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science ASCLS
four stars American Society for Gravitational and Space Biology ASGSB
four stars American Society for Photobiology ASP
four stars American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing ASPRS
four stars American Society for Quality ASQ
four stars American Society of Biomechanics ASB
four stars American Society of Naturalists ASN
four stars Anaerobe Society of the Americas ASA
four stars Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire ANHSO
four stars Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Network [In English.] APBioNet
four stars Asociación Argentina de Sedimentología = Argentine Association of Sedimentology [In Spanish.] AAS
four stars Asociación Paleontológica Argentina = Argentine Paleontological Associaiton [In Spanish.] APA
four stars Associação Portuguesa para a Qualidade = Portuguese Association for Quality [In Portuguese.] APQ
four stars Association des Professeurs de Biologie = Association of Biology Teachers (Belgium) [In French, with some Dutch and English.] PROBIO
four stars Association des Professeurs de Biologie et Géologie = Association of Biology and Geology Professors [In French. Based in France.] APBG
four stars Association for Laboratory Automation ALA
four stars Association of Applied Biologists AAB
four stars Association of College and University Biology Educators ACUBE
four stars Association of Environmental and Resource Economists AERE
four stars Associazione Italiana per la Qualità = Associazione Italiana Cultura Qualità = Italian Association for Quality [In Italian.] AICQ
four stars Australian Institute of Biology AIB
one star
broken once broken once broken once
Belgische Vereniging voor Microscopie = Société Belge de Microscopie = Belgian Society for Microscopy [In Dutch, French, and English.] BVM = SBM
four stars バィォィンダスリー協会 = Bioindasutorii Kyōkai = Japan Bioindustry Association [In Japanese and English.] JBA
four stars BioIndustry Association [Encouraging and promoting the biotechnology sector of the UK economy.] BIA
four stars Biomedical Engineering Society BMES
four stars Biophysical Society BS
four stars Biotechnology Industry Organization BIO
four stars Board of Editors in the Life Sciences BELS
four stars British Entomology and Natural History Society BENHS
four stars Canadian Bioethics Society = Société canadienne de bioéthique [In English and French.] CBS = SCB
four stars Canadian Federation of Biological Societies = Fédération Canadienne des Sociétés de Biologie [In English.] CFBS = FCSB
four stars Canadian Institute of Geomatics = Association Canadienne des Sciences Géomatiques [In English and French.] CIG = ACSG
four stars Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science CSMLS
four stars Canadian Society of Environmental Biologists = Société Canadienne des Biologistes de l'Environnement [In English.] CSEB = SCBE
four stars Česká Společnost pro Jakost = Czech Society for Quality [In Czech and English.] CSJ = CSQ
four stars Clinical Ligand Assay Society CLAS
one star
broken once
Coalition for Education in the Life Sciences CELS
four stars Company of Biologists CoB
four stars Controlled Release Society CRS
four stars Council of Science Editors CSE
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biomedizinische Technik im VDE = German Association of Biomedical Engineering [In German. The DGBMT is a special society within the Verband der Elektrotechnik Elektronik Informationstechnik (VDE).] DGBMT
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Chemisches Apparatewesen, Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie = German Society for Chemical Engineering, Chemical Technology and Biotechnology [In German.] DECHEMA
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Elektronenmikroskopie = German Society for Electron Microscopy [In German.] DGE
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Geschichte und Theorie der Biologie = German Society for the History and Theory of Biology [In German.] DGGTB
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Qualität = German Society for Quality [In German.] DGQ
four stars Deutsche Phytomedizinische Gesellschaft = German Phytomedical Society [In German and English. "...the society for plant pathology, applied entomology and weed sciences in Germany."] DPG
four stars Društvo Biofizikov Slovenije = Slovenian Biophysical Society [In Slovenian, with some English.] DBS
four stars Eesti Kvaliteediühing = Estonian Association for Quality [In Estonian.] EAQ
four stars Eesti Looduseuurijate Selts = Estonian Naturalists' Society [Covers anthropology, biology, environmental sciences, and earth sciences. In Estonian and English.] LUS
four stars Environmental Mutagen Society EMS
four stars European Association of Remote Sensing Laboratories = Association Européenne des Laboratoires de Télédétection [In English.] EARSeL
four stars European Biomass Industry Association [In English.] EUBIA
four stars European Biophysical Societies' Association [In English.] EBSA
four stars European Countries Biologists Association [In English.] ECBA
four stars European Federation of Biotechnology = Fédération Européenne du Génie Biologique EFB = FEGB
four stars European Organization for Quality [In English.] EOQ
four stars European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology [In English.] ESMTB
four stars Federação de Sociedades de Biologia Experimental = Federation of Societies of Experimental Biology (Brazil) [In Portuguese.] FeSBE
four stars Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology FASEB
four stars Fédération Royale d'Associations Belges d'Ingénieurs Civils et d'Ingénieurs Agronomes = Royal Federation of Belgian Associations of Civil Engineers and Agricultural Engineers [Covers civil, agricultural, and chemical engineering, and also bio-industrial engineering. In French.] FABI
four stars Foresight Institute [A membership-based organization devoted to nanotechnology.] FI
four stars Freshwater Biological Association FBA
four stars Gerontological Society of America GSA
four stars Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik = Society for Biological Systematics [In German.] GfBS
four stars Institute of Biological Engineering ["Biological engineering encompasses a broad field which includes the development and application of engineering science knowledge for the understanding of properties of biological materials and processes of life."] IBE
four stars Institute of Biology IoB
four stars Institute of Nanotechnology IoN
four stars Institute of Quality Assurance IQA
four stars International Association for Great Lakes Research IAGLR
four stars International Association for Vegetation Science = Assocation Internationale pour l'Etude de la Végétation = Internationale Vereinigung für Vegetationskunde [In English.] IAVS
four stars International Association of Environmental Mutagen Societies IAEMS
four stars International Biometric Society ["An International Society Devoted to the Mathematical and Statistical Aspects of Biology."] IBS
four stars International Commission on Biological Effects of Noise ICBEN
four stars International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering IFMBE
one star
broken once
International Federation of Nonlinear Analysts IFNA
four stars International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme [Established and sponsored by the International Council of Scientific Unions (ICSU). "Its goal is describe and understand the interactive physical, chemical and biological processes that regulate the total Earth system, the unique environment that it provides for life, the changes that are occurring in this system, and the manner in which they are influenced by human actions."] IGBP
four stars International Society for Applied Cardiovascular Biology ISACB
four stars International Society for Computational Biology [Includes bioinformatics.] ISCB
four stars International Society for Ecosystem Health [A key mission of ISEH is to encourage the understanding of the critical linkages between human activity, ecological change and health.] ISEH
one star International Society for Evolutionary Protistology ["...taxonomy, phylogeny and evolution of 'protists' - those eukaryotic organisms that cannot be placed among the green plants, multicellular animals or mycelial, nonzoosporic fungi."] ISEP
one star
broken once broken once
International Society for Human Ethology ISHE
one star International Society for Molecular Electronics and BioComputing ISMEBC
four stars International Society for Neuroethology ISN
four stars International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing = Internationale Gesellschaft für Photogrammetrie und Fernerkundung = Société Internationale de Photogrammétrie et de Télédétection ISPRS = IGPF = SIPT
four stars International Society of Biometeorology ["BIOMETEOROLOGY is the study of interactions between living organisms and the atmospheric environment."] ISB
one star
broken once broken once
International Society of Dynamic Games ISDG
four stars International Union for Pure and Applied Biophysics = Organisation Internationale de Biophysique Pure et Appliquée IUPAB = OIBPA
one star
broken once
International Union for Quaternary Research = Union Internationale pour l'Étude du Quaternaire INQUA
four stars International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources [also known as World Conservation Union] IUCN
four stars International Union of Biological Sciences = Union Internationale des Sciences Biologiques IUBS = UISB
four stars International Union of Photobiology [In English.] IUPB
four stars Jean Piaget Society: Society for the Study of Knowledge and Development JPS
four stars 대한의용생체공학회 = Korea Society of Medical & Biological Engineering [In Korean.] KOSOMBE
four stars 한국생물과학협회 = Korean Association of Biological Sciences [In Korean.] KAOBS
four stars 한국과학기술단체총연합회 = Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies [In Korean and English.] KOFST
four stars 한국전자현미경학회 = Korean Society of Electron Microscopy [In Korean.] KSEM
four stars 한국유변학회 = Korean Society of Rheology [In Korean.] KSR
four stars Kungliga Fysiografiska Sällskapet i Lund = Royal Physiographic Society in Lund [In Swedish and English. Founded in 1772 with a focus on agriculture, its goals are now much broader, being "to encourage research in the natural sciences, medicine and technology..."]  
four stars Latvijas Kvalitātes Asociācija = Latvian Quality Association [In Latvian.] LKA
four stars Linnean Society of London LSL
four stars Magyar Biomassza Társaság = Hungarian Biomass Association [In Hungarian.] MBMT
one star
broken once broken once broken once
Microscopical Society of Canada = Société de Microscopie du Canada [In English and French.] MSC = SMC
four stars Microscopy Society of America MSA
four stars Microscopy Society of Southern Africa MSSA
four stars Mouvement Français pour la Qualité = French Movement for Quality [In French.] MFQ
four stars Mutagenesis and Experimental Pathology Society of Australasia MEPSA
four stars National Association of Biology Teachers NABT
four stars National Association of Marine Laboratories NAML
four stars National Coalition of Independent Scholars NCIS
four stars Natural Science Collections Alliance NSCA
four stars Naturhistorische Gesellschaft Nürnberg = Natural History Society of Nürnberg [In German.] NHGN
four stars Nederlands Instituut voor Biologie = Dutch Institut for Biology [In Dutch.] 0 NIBI
four stars Nederlandse Vereniging voor Microscopie = Dutch Society of Microscopy [In Dutch and English.] NVvM
one star
broken once broken once broken once
New Zealand Marine Sciences Society NZMSS
four stars 日本バイオインフォマティクス学会 = Nihon Baioinfuomateikusu Gakkai = Japanese Society for Bioinformatics [In Japanese and English.] JSBI
four stars Norsk Biologforening = Norwegian Biological Association [In Norwegian.] BIO
four stars Norsk Forening for Kvalitet og Lederskap = Norwegian Association of Quality and Leadership [In Norwegian.] NFKL
four stars North American Benthological Society NABS
four stars North American Lake Management Society NALMS
four stars North American Vascular Biology Organization NAVBO
four stars Ordem dos Biólogos = Order of Biologists [In Portuguese. Based in Portugal.] OB
four stars Österreichische Gesellschaft für Biomedizinische Technik = Austrian Society for Biomedical Engineering [In German.] ÖGBMT
four stars Palaeontological Association PA
four stars Paleontological Society PS
four stars Pan American Aerobiology Association [Aerobiology studies the impact that atmospheric particles of biological origin (such as pollen) have on human health and agriculture. These impacts include health problems like allergies and asthma.] PAAA
four stars Πανελλήνια Ένωση Βιολόγων = Panellēnia 'Enōsē Biologōn = Panhellenic Union of Biologists [In Greek.] ΠΈΒ
four stars Pathological Society of Great Britain and Ireland PSGBI
four stars Quality Society of Australasia QSA
four stars Quaternary Research Association QRA
four stars Radiation Research Society RRS
four stars Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society RSPS
four stars Российское Общество Сканирующей Зондовой Микроскопии и Нанотехнологии = Rossiiskoe Obshchestvo Skaniruyushchei Zondovoi Mikroskopii i Nanotekhnologii = Russian Society of Scanning Probe Microscopy and Nanotechnology [In Russian and English.] ROSZMN
four stars Royal Microscopical Society RMS
four stars Schweizerische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Qualitätsförderung = Association Suisse pour la Promotion de la Qualité = Swiss Association for the Promotion of Quality [In German, with some French and Italian.] SAQ = ASPQ
four stars Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Optik und Elektronmikroskopie = Société Suisse d'Optique et de Microscopie Électronique = Swiss Society for Optics and Microscopy [In English.] SGOEM = SSOME = SSOM
four stars
Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Photogrammetrie, Bildanalyse und Fernerkundung = Société Suisse de Photogrammétrie, d'Analyse d'Image et de Télédétection = Swiss Society for Photogrammetry, Image Analysis and Remote Sensing [In German, French and English.] SGPBF = SSPAIT
four stars Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research ["SCAR, the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, is a committee of ICSU, the International Council of Scientific Unions...."] SCAR
one star
broken once
Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft = Senckenberg Nature Research Society [In German. Devoted to the natural sciences, including biology and earth sciences, with a special emphasis on biodiversity and the biosphere.] SNG
four stars SEPM [Society for Sedimentary Geology] SEPM
four stars Sociedad Argentina de Gerontología y Geriatría = Argentine Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics [In Spanish.] SAGG
four stars Sociedad de Biología de Chile = Society of Biology of Chile [In Spanish.] SBCH
four stars Sociedad Española de Biotecnología = Spanish Society of Biotechnology [In Spanish.] SEBiot
four stars Sociedad Internacional de Bioética = International Society of Bioethics = Société Internationale de la Bioéthique [In Spanish and English.] SIBI
four stars Sociedad Mexicana de Biotecnología y Bioingeniería = Mexican Society for Biotechnology and Bioengineering [In Spanish.] SMBB
four stars Sociedade Brasileira de Engenharia Biomédica = Brazilian Society of Biomedical Engineering [In Portuguese.] SBEB
four stars Sociedade Portuguesa de Microscopia Electrónica e Biologia Celular = Portuguese Society of Electron Microscopy and Cell Biology [In Portuguese.] SPME-BC
four stars Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali = Italian Society of Natural Sciences [In Italian.] SISN
four stars Société de Biologie [In French.]  
one star Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève = Society of Physics and Natural History of Geneva [In French.] SPHN
four stars Société Française de Biologie Clinique = French Society of Clinical Biology [In French.] SFBC
one star Société Linnéenne de Bordeaux = Linnean Society of Bordeaux SLB
four stars Société Linnéenne de Lyon = Linnean Society of Lyon [In French.] SLL
four stars Société Linnéenne Nord-Picardie = Linnean Society Nord-Picardie [In French.] SLNP
four stars Société Philomathique de Paris = Philomathic Society of Paris [In French.]  
four stars Society for Bioinformatics in the Nordic Countries [In English.] SocBiN
four stars Society for Chaos Theory in Psychology and the Life Sciences SCTPLS
four stars Society for Cryobiology  
four stars Society for Developmental Biology SDB
four stars Society for Experimental Biology SEB
four stars Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine SEBM
four stars Society for In Vitro Biology SIVB
four stars Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology SICB
four stars Society for Invertebrate Pathology [Concerned with the study of the pathology of invertebrates, including its application to pest control.] SIP
four stars Society for Low Temperature Biology SLTB
four stars Society for Mathematical Biology SMB
four stars Society for Range Management SRM
four stars Society for Research on Biological Rhythms SRBR
four stars Society for Risk Analysis SRA
four stars Society for Technical Communication STC
one star
broken once
Society for the Quantitative Analyses of Behavior = Society for Quantitative Analyses of Behavior SQAB
four stars Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology SVMB
four stars Society of Australian Systematic Biologists SASB
four stars Society of Rheology SoR
four stars Svenska Bioenergiföreningen = Swedish Bioenergy Association [In Swedish.] SVEBIO
four stars Svenska Förbundet för Kvalitet = Swedish Association for Quality [In Swedish, with some English.] SFK
four stars Swiss Society of Aerobiology [In English. Aerobiology is the science of airborne biological organisms (viable or non viable), of their origin, transport and deposition in relation to meteorological conditions and their impact on human beings, animals or plants.] SSA
four stars Systematics Association [Based in the U.K.] SA
four stars Teratology Society  
four stars Tertiary Research Group TRG
four stars Union Deutscher Biologischer Gesellschaften = Union of German Biological Societies [In German.] UDBio
four stars United Kingdom & Ireland Controlled Release Society = United Kingdom-Ireland Controlled Release Society ["the science and technology of controlling release and delivery of active [pharmaceutical] agents"] UKICRS
four stars Verband Deutscher Biologen und Biowissenschaftlicher Fachgesellschaften = Federation of German Biologists and Bioscience Societies [In German.] VDBiol
four stars Water Environment Federation WEF
four stars Wetterauische Gesellschaft für die gesamte Naturkunde zu Hanau = Wetterau Society for General Biology in Hanau [In German.]  
four star Wildlife Society [Also known as "The Wildlife Society."] ["...the association of wildlife professionals, dedicated to excellence in wildlife stewardship through science and education. Ecology is the primary scientific discipline of the wildlife profession."] TWS
four star Willi Hennig Society [Concerned with an approach to biological phylogeny and systematics known as cladistic classification, which was promoted by Willi Hennig.] WHS
four star World Transhumanist Association ["Transhumanism is the philosophy which advocates the use of technology to overcome our biological limitations and transform the human condition. The accelerating pace of technological development opens up such revolutionary prospects as superhuman artificial intelligence and molecular nanotechnology."] WTA
four stars 中国生物物理学会 = Zhōngguó Shēngwù Wùlǐ Xuéhuì = Biophysical Society of China [In Chinese.] BSC

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