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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)

Biodiversity: Why the extinction crisis isn't as bad as you thought - New Scientist


New Scientist
You would have to be living under a rock not to have heard about the biodiversity crisis. Since about 1500, expanding human activity has condemned vast numbers of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles to an early grave. Now worries have spread to ...

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.

Bornean Biodiversity and Ecosystems Conservation

Kota Kinabalu - Malaysia

Conservation program working to establish sustainable approaches for the conservation of the endangered and precious biodiversity and ecosystems of Sabah.

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Biodiversity and Mutualism in Ecosystems
United States

Technical paper on the importance of biodiversity and mutualism (co-operation between different species) to ecosystem function and structural organization.

TEEB - The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity
Switzerland

The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) is a global initiative focused on drawing attention to the economic benefits of biodiversity. Its objective is to highlight the growing cost of biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation. TEEB presents an approach that can help decision-makers recognize, demonstrate and capture the values of ecosystems & biodiversity, including how to incorporate these values into decision-making.

United States

Hypertext book by Peter J. Bryant offering extensive information and web resources.

United States

Series of photo essays documenting travels in five areas of rainforest, two areas of dry tropical forest, and two parts of the island's spiny desert.

Center for Biodiversity and Conservation
United States

Integrates scientific research, education, and outreach so that people will become participants in biodiversity conservation. It is a part of the American Museum of Natural History.

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

United States

The Field Museum presents a detailed look into the lives of their researchers around the globe working to document and preserve biodiversity.

Canada

Examines the nature of threats to species, habitats, ecosystems, and landscapes, and seeks to support environmentally sound decision-making and actions affecting the status of biodiversity and landscapes.

ASEAN Regional Centre for Biodiversity Conservation (ARCBC)
United States

Serves as the central focus for networking and institutional linkage among ASEAN countries and between ASEAN and EU to enhance ASEAN's capacity in promoting biodiversity conservation.

United States

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