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How Laws to Protect Biodiversity Backfired on Scientists Trying to Save It - The Wire


The Wire
The legal fences around biodiversity research are so strong that it even thwarts basic research and international collaborations. The remedy, the signatories have argued, is a separate agreement to ensure fewer restrictions on academic research.

Maltese study contributes to international book on biodiversity studies - Times of Malta


Times of Malta
Maltese artisanal fishermen and changing marine biodiversity feature in a new international book, Selected Studies in Biodiversity, that covers case studies from throughout the world. The chapter entitled 'Safeguarding marine biodiversity in a changing ...
Rising Kashmir (press release) (blog)

Listen: Greater Science Literacy Leads to Greater Acceptance of Evolution…Oh, Really? - Discovery Institute


Discovery Institute
A new episode of ID the Future features “In the Market” radio host Janet Parshall interviewing Center for Science & Culture Senior Fellow Jonathan Witt, co-author of the recent book Heretic: One Scientist's Journey from Darwin to Design. Witt and ...

Biodiversity Research Institute

Gorham, Maine - United States

Biodiversity Research Institute is an Innovative Wildlife Science. Our Mission is to assess emerging threats to wildlife and ecosystems through collaborative research, and to use scientific findings to advance environmental awareness and inform decision makers.

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United States

Includes information about gopher tortoises, their conservation and management, and the work of this Florida organization.

Biodiversity Institute
United Kingdom

Biodiversity science is an interdisciplinary field that embraces aspects of both the natural and social sciences that are relevant to describing, managing and conserving biological diversity. This includes biological diversity from genes through to species and whole ecosystems, and over a range of spatial and temporal scales. The Biodiversity Institute of Oxford (BIO) has been established to focus existing biodiversity research strengths across t

Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics
Netherlands

University of Amsterdam unit conducting education and research in the interactions between living organisms and their physical and chemical environment.

University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute
United States

University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute research scientists and students conduct research on seven continents in areas such as biodiversity informatics, systematics and ecology and evolutionary biology.

World Resources Institute: Biodiversity and Protected Areas
United States

Features resources which outline the causes of biodiversity loss and opportunities to prevent biological impoverishment.

Biodiversity Research and Conservation
Poland

An international quarterly, the Biodiversity: Research and Conservation (Biodiv. Res. Conserv.) publishes original papers, short notes and reviews in fields of plant taxonomy, chorology, ecology and nature conservation. Preferences will be given to works concerning contemporary transformations of biodiversity. Works are published in a printed and electronic form, with PDF files accessible from Editorial's website (browse On-line Volumes). BRC are

Finnish Biodiversity Research Programme (FIBRE)
Finland

A multidisciplinary six-year research programme focusing on biological, socio-economic and legal aspects of biodiversity.

Centre for Biodiversity Research - University of British Columbia
Canada

Explores the fundamental theory underlying biodiversity and ecosystem function, and develops frameworks for decisions in environmental and conservation biology.

Center for Genome Research - Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research/MIT
United States

Information on map and sequence releases, software, and people at the Genome Center.

Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research - National University of Singapore
Singapore

Specializes in animal collections from the Southeast Asian region.