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Gov't Allocates $1.4m to Advance Biodiversity Activities - Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service


Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service
The Government has allocated $1.4 million for a project to advance Jamaican biodiversity data products and information services. The engagement, which is being implemented by the Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) with funding from the European Union (EU ...

Appleton Pollinator Project supports urban biodiversity - Lawrentian


Lawrentian
Del Toro presented one strategy for thinking about environmental goods like biodiversity: by putting them in the framework of “ecosystem services,” or what species do for us. Some species, like bees and other pollinators, may help to enrich the ...

Bayside Council seeks $17 million from the State Government for ongoing merger costs - St George and Sutherland Shire Leader


St George and Sutherland Shire Leader
Seeking recompense: Bayside Council Mayor Bill Saravinovski said the costs of implementing the merger will far exceed the funding provided by the State Government. Picture: Chris Lane. Bayside Council will seek a $17 million contribution from the State ...

Australian Government Department of the Environment and Heritage - Threatened Species and Ecological Communities

Australia

Identifies and lists Australia's threatened flora and fauna as well as its threatened ecological communities.

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    Biodiversity - Endangered Species

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    Threatened species and ecological communities home page
    Australia is home to between 600,000 and 700,000 species, many of which are found nowhere else in the world.

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Responsible for park management and biodiversity conservation.

Australian Government:  Department of Agriculture
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The Australian Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (the department) facilitates the development of self-reliant, profitable, competitive and sustainable Australian farm businesses and industries. The following departmental activities contribute to this goal: Through consultation with industry, the department develops and implements policies and programs that help to assure product safety and integrity. Particular emphasis is plac

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Australian Department of the Environment - Biodiversity Group
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Index to pages covering Biodiversity Group's responsibilities for regulating wildlife imports and exports and regulating commercial harvesting of native wildlife for export.

Great Lakes Ecological Assessment: Threatened and Endangered Plants
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Outlines the status of several local species and provides distribution maps.