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Biodiversity: What is it and Why Does it Matter? - Island Conservation News


Island Conservation News
Biological diversity, or biodiversity, refers to the variety of life on earth–every individual organism, species, and kingdom, from the smallest spec of bacteria to the enormous whales in our oceans, found at any ecological or geographic scale.

'Solo: A Star Wars Story': Anatomy of a troubled production - Irish Times


Irish Times
Donald Glover, the actor, comedian, writer, director, producer, singer, songwriter, rapper, DJ and man-of-the-moment has, in recent weeks, using his musical stage name Childish Gambino, threatened to eclipse the entire Star Wars franchise with his ...
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Joyce Msuya of Tanzania Named Assistant Secretary-General, Deputy Executive Director at United Nations ... - UN Environment (press release)


UN Environment (press release)
Ms. Msuya holds a Master of Science in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of Ottawa, Canada, and a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Immunology from the University of Strathclyde, Scotland. She is married and has two children.

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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Identifies birds, mammals, and reptiles that migrate to Australia or pass through or over Australian waters during their annual migrations.

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Responsible for park management and biodiversity conservation.

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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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Factsheet on this endangered species, its lifestyle, conservation status and the threat posed by blackberry. [PDF]

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Factsheet on Pseudocheirus occidentalis, its lifestyle and threats. [PDF]

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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.