This map helps predict domestic areas where the risk of avian influenza
infiltration from overseas is high (for administrative agencies only).
A website that provides information on tropical coastal ecosystems that
includes the world distribution maps, mangrove species lists and the ecosystem
We hope this information contributes to better understanding of tropical coastal ecosystems and stimulates further discussion on these ecosystems.
This database archives underwater videos filmed in Lake Biwa using carp-mounted
video-loggers. The videos provide valuable information about nature of
fishes and other animals inhabiting the lake. updated Oct. 3
The largest fish distribution database in Hokkaido, Japan.
Provide biodiversity information accumulated in the study of the southern part of Hyogo Prefecture, Japan, using the geographic information system (GIS) (as of May 2017, release of GIS is suspended)
Database providing water quality and aquatic organisms data of Lake Kasumigaura, which has been monitored for more than 40 years since the establishment of NIES.
Provide outline of monitoring survey conducted for many years, observation result, observation data, related literature information provided at Lake Mashuu.
Inland water monitoring division of Global Environmental Monitoring System "GEMS (Global Environmental Monitoring System)." The only monitoring project covering global freshwater quality.
Acoustic monitoring of avian assemblage in and around the evacuation area of Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident.
It is possible to refer to the list of strains preserved in the microbial culture collection at NIES, which includes the essential information of the culture strains, references, and image data. Additional information such as how to order, deposit, handle, and cultivate strains is also available.
Database of wildlife cells, tissues, and DNA stored at Environmental Specimen Time Capsule Building of NIES and Wildlife Research Center of Kyoto University.
The draft sequence of whole genome with a focus on endangered species (FASTA format)- Outcomes of Project for the Promotion of environmental genomics studies, NIES. updated Dec. 5
Database search system of stocks of endangered algae possessed by Microbial Culture Collection.
Land use data that can be used to estimate biodiversity on a national scale. It was constructed by integrating and standardizing the vegetation survey data of National Survey on the Natural Environment, which was conducted from 1988 to 1998 by Ministry of the Environment, Japan.
A database that calculates the heterogeneity of land use (called the "Satoyama Index") for evaluating biodiversity in agricultural landscapes from the Japan national standard land use mesh data.
Information and image retrieval system published in the catalog of "Zooxanthelalte corals of Japan - Tanegashima -" issued by the Center in 2015.