Nymphalid butterfly (Inachis io), southern Sakhalin Island.
Welcome to ISIP
International Sakhalin Island Project is an international collaboration of
American, Russian, and Japanese scientists to survey the plants, lichens, mosses, liverworts, fungi, insects,
spiders, freshwater and terrestrial mollusks, freshwater fishes, amphibians,
and reptiles of Sakhalin Island. Participating
institutions include the University of Washington
and Herbarium), the Russian Academy of Sciences, Far East Branch, and
Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.
The primary purpose of the ISIP web site is to provide easy access to project results and databases, both for participants and other interested scientists. Graphical button bars are provided at the top and bottom of each page to aid navigation to each of the major sections of the ISIP site. For those using browsers without graphics support, the links provided by the button bars are: Proposal, Island Info, Results, Gallery, and Okhotskia.