North and Central America
South America
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Debre Zeit Agricultural Research Station

International Centre for Research in Agroforestry (ICRAF)
Marich Pass Field Studies Centre

Desert Research Foundation of Namibia

Makerere University Biological Field Station

Uapaca Kirkiana Field Station

Chiredzi Research Station
Forest Research Center

Beijing Forest Ecosystem Research Station
Fukang Desert Ecosystem Observation and Experiment Station
Tarim Water Balance Experiment Station
Xishuangbanna Experimental Station of Tropical Ecology (XESTE)

Environmental Biology Laboratory

Misaki Marine Biological Station, University of Tokyo

Agricultural Research and Education Center

Herp Laboratory

King Khalid Wildlife Research Center

Fu-shan Forest Site

Repetek Sand Desert Station and Biosphere Preserve

Agriculture Research and Extension Authority


Australia-Japan Research Centre
Australian Institute of Marine Science
Bournda Environmental Education Centre

Cowan Field Station

Crommelin Field Station

Dorroughby Environmental Education Centre

Fowlers Gap Arid Zone Research Station
Lizard Island Research Station

Kioloa Field Station
One Tree Island Research Station
The Cape Tribulation Tropical Research Station

Edward Percival Field Station
Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research

Bird Island Field Station  

Biological Station Lunz
The Konrad-Lorenz Research Station in Grünau

Adriatic Dolphin Project

National Environmental Research Institute of Denmark

Archipelago Research Institute
Husö Biological Station
Hyytiälä Forestry Field Station

Kevo Subarctic Research Institute

Kilpisjärvi Biological Station

Konnevesi Research Station

Lammi Biological Station
Includes a list of all Finnish fields stations with maps and addresses.
Mekrijärvi Research Station

Oulanka Biological Station
Oulujärvi Research Station
Perämeri Research Station

Rovaniemi Research Station
Suitia Research Farm
Tvärminne Zoological Station
Värriö Subarctic Research Station

Biological Station of the Tour de Valat
Les Tourades

Station Alpine du Lautaret

The Eagle's Nest

Forschungsstation Künanz-Haus

Ionian Dolphin Project - Tethys Research Institute

Eötvös Loránd University Biological Field Station (Gödi Biológiai Állomás)

Mývatn Research Station

Corrib Conservation Centre

Biological Station Domenico Morino

Biological Station of the Wageningen Agricultural University

Alpine Research Center - Finse
Espeland Marine Biology Station
Harland Arctic Station, Ny-Ålesund LSF
Ny-Ålesund Large Scale Facility for Arctic Environmental Research

Skibotn Field Station
Svanhovd Environmental Centre (Svanhovd Miljosenter)

Gaik-Brzezowa Field Research Station
Hel Marine Laboratory

Pilchy Hydrobiological Station
Tatra Field Station, Mountain Botanical Garden

Biological station nm. S.N.Skadovsky in Zvenigorod
Ivan-Arakhleyskye Lakes
Ladoga Region Landscape-ecological Field Station
Lavrentiya Village and Provideniya Village, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug
Majachino Ornithological Station

Olyekminsky Forest Preserve
Rybachy Biological Station

White Sea Biological Station

Estación Biológica de Doñana and Reserva Biológica de Doñana
La Hidalga Study Centre
Urra Field Centre

Abisko Scientific Research Station

Askö Laboratory

Grimsö Research Station

Ecological Research Station of Uppsala University
Institute of Marine Research (IMR) in Lysekil

Klubban Biological Station

Kristineberg Marine Research Station

Latnjajaure Field Station

Norr Malma
Ottenby Bird Observatory

Tåkern Field Station
Tarfala Research Station
Tjärnö Marine Biological Laboratory
Field Stations of Umeå University

Bromley Field Studies Centre
Culterty Field Station
Field Studies Council
    Amersham Field Centre
    Blencathra Field Centre
    Brockhole Field Studies Centre
    Castle Head Field Centre
    Dale Fort Field Centre
    Derrygonnelly Field Studies Centre
    Epping Forest Field Centre
    Flatford Mill Field Centre
    Juniper Hall Field Centre
    Malham Tarn Field Centre
    Margham Park Field Centre
    Nettlecombe Court Field Centre
    Preston Montford Field Centre
    Rhyd-y-creuau Field Centre
    Slapton Ley FSC Centre
Freshwater Laboratory, University of Ulster
Game Conservancy Upland Research Group
Institute of Arable Crops Research (IACR)

Institute of Freshwater Ecology

Kindrogan Field Centre

Little Wittenham Nature Reserve
Llysdinam Field Centre
Macaulay Land Use Research Institute
Center for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH)
    Monks Wood
    Windermere Laboratory
Orielton Field Centre

Port Erin Marine Laboratory

Rum National Nature Reserve
SAMS Dunstaffnage Marine Laboratory
Skye Environmental Centre

Wildlife Conservation Research Unit
, Wytham Woods
Yorkshire Dales Field Centre

Bahamas Environmental Research Center
Bimini Biological Field Station
Forfar Field Station

Chaa Creek Natural History Centre

Possum Point Bioligical Station 

Las Cuevas Research Station 

Belize Foundation for Research and Environmental Education (BFREE)

Wee Wee Caye Marine Lab 

CCBTIA Resource Center and Reserve 

Calabash Caye Field Station

Bermuda Biological Station for Research, Inc.

Bamfield Marine Station
, British Columbia
Barrier Lake Station

Bowdoin Scientific Station
, New Brunswick 
Churchill Northern Studies Centre
, Manitoba
Delta Marsh,
Experimental Lakes Area
, Ontario
George Lake Entomological Field Station, Alberta
Harkness Laboratory of Fisheries Research
Huntsman Marine Science Centre
, New Brunswick
Inuvik Research Centre
Kananaskis Field Stations, Calgary
Kouchibouguac National Park

Meanook Biological Research Station, Alberta
Ministik Field Station
, Alberta
Pacific Biological Station
, British Columbia
R.B. Miller Station

St. Andrews Biological Station
, New Brunswick
Taiga Biological Station
UBC Alex Fraser Research Center
UBC Malcolm Knapp Research Forest

Campanario Biological Reserve
Cano Palma Biological Station
Las Cruces Biological Station
Palo Verde Field Station
La Selva Biological Station

La Suerte Biological Field Station

Tropenstation La Gamba
Tropical Science Center

Hofstra University Marine Laboratory
Port Royal Marine Laboratory

Unidad Experimental Kino
Unidad Experimental Peñasco
La Estación Ecológica Chapala

Estación Biológica de Ometepe

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
    Barro Colorado Island (Nature Monument)
    Earl S. Tupper Research and Conference Center
    NAOS Marine Laboratory
    Center for Tropical Paleoecology and Archeology

Año Nuevo Island Reserve, California
Archbold Biological Station
, Florida
Beaver Island Biological Station
, Michigan
Belle W. Baruch Institute for Marine Biology and Coastal Research
, South Carolina
Robert J. Bernard Biological Field Station
, California
Blakely Island Field Station
, Washington
Blandy Experimental Farm & The Orland E. White Arboretum
, Virginia
Bodega Marine Laboratory
, California
Philip L. Boyd Deep Canyon Desert Research Center
, California
Cedar Creek Natural History Area
, Minnesota
Cedar Point Biological Station
, Nebraska
Clark Fork Field Campus
, Idaho
Concord Field Station
, Massachusetts
Cornell Biological Field Station
, New York
Cranberry Lake Biological Station
, New York
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
, Alabama
Douglas Lake
, Michigan
Eagle Lake Biological Field Station
, California
Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center - Glacier Field Station
, Montana
Hancock Biological Station
, Kentucky
Hastings Natural History Reservation
, California
Hatfield Marine Science Center
, Oregon
Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology
, Hawaii
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
, Pennsylvania
H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest, Oregon
Hopkins Marine Station of Stanford University
, California
Humboldt Field Research Institute
, Maine (formerly Eagle Hill Wildlife Research Station)
Institute of Ecosystem Studies, New York
Iowa Lakeside Laboratory
, Iowa
James San Jacinto Mountains Reserve
, California
Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve
, California
W.K. Kellogg Biological Station
, Michigan
Kresge Environmental Education Center
, Michigan
Lake Itasca Forestry & Biological Station
, Minnesota
Landels-Hill Big Creek Reserve
, California
Institute of Marine Sciences - Long Marine Laboratory
, California
Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station
, New York
Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium
(LUMCON), Louisiana
McCall Field Campus
, Idaho
Michigan Agricultural Experimental Station
, Michigan
Missouri Ecological Research Stations and Wildlife Areas

The Edmund Niles Huyck Preserve and Biological Research Station, New York
Thomas More College Ohio River Biology Field Station
, Kentucky
Moss Landing Marine Laboratories
, California
Motte Rimrock Reserve
, California
Mountain Lake Biological Station
, Virginia
Mountain Research Station
, Colorado
New York State Agricultural Experiment Station
, New York
Oregon Institute of Marine Biology
, Oregon
Organization of Biological Field Stations
More than 200 North and Central American field stations listed
Point Reyes Bird Observatory
, California
Pymatuning Laboratory of Ecology
, Pennsylvania
Riverwoods Field Laboratory
, Florida
Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce, Florida
The Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
, Colorado
Sagehen Creek Field Station
, California
Santa Cruz Island Reserve
, California
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
, California
Sevilleta Field Station
, New Mexico
Shoals Marine Laboratory
, Maine
Shortgrass Steppe Field Station
, Colorado
Sonoran Arthropod Studies Institute
, Arizona
Jack & Marilyn Sweeney Granite Mountains Desert Research Center
, California
Tall Timbers Research Station
, Florida
Taylor Ranch Field Station
, Idaho
Toolik Lake
, Alaska
Trout Lake Station
, Wisconsin
Turnbull Laboratory for Ecological Studies
, Washington
University of Michigan Biological Station
(Douglas Lake), Michigan
University of Mississippi Biological Field Station
, Mississippi
University of Notre Dame Environmental Research Center
, Wisconsin
University of Oklahoma Biological Station
, Oklahoma
USGS BRD Centers
List of Field Stations
Valentine Eastern Sierra Reserve: Sierra Nevada Aquatic Research Laboratory
, California
The Vero Beach Marine Laboratory

Waterways Experiment Station
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' largest research facility, Mississippi
White Mountain Research Station
, California
Wind River Canopy Crane Research Facility
, Washington
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
, Massachusetts

Divisadero Cattle Experimantal Station
Reserva de Biosfera de Ñacuñán

Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments Project
Ferreira Penna Scientific Station
Iracambi Atlantic Rainforest Research and Conservation Center 
Pantanal Conservation Research Center
Reserva de Desenvolvimiento Sustentavel de Mamiraua (Mamiraua Sustainable Development Reserve)
Reserva Ecologica de Guapi Açu (REGUA)

Ayacara Biological Monitoring Station
Instituto de Agronomía, Universidad de Tarapaca
"Senda Darwin" Biological Station

The Institute for Tropical Marine Ecology

Bilsa Biological Reserve

Charles Darwin Research Station
, Galapagos Islands
Congal Biological Reserve
Fundacion Sinchi Sacha
Jatun  Sacha Biological Reserve
Galapagos Academic Institute for the  Arts & Sciences
Guandera Biological Reserve
Santa Lucia Research Station
Thomas H. Davis Research Station, Maquipucuna Reserve
Tito Santos Biological Reserve
Yanayacu Biological Station and Center for Creative Studies

Amazon Center for Environmental Education and Research
Explornapo Reserve, Shimigay Reserve, Bushmaster Reserve, Explorama Inn Reserve

Last Updated 09/16/09