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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)

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 ...

From a Key Observer of Life: A Plea to Save Biodiversity

Chicago - United States

Edward O. Wilson talks with the Christian Science Monitor on topics revolving around his new book "The Future of Life".

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

United States

Advocates knowledge building, conservation, and wise use of biodiversity resources, the driving force in sustaining the Earth's life-supporting systems.

Save a Dog, Save a Cat
United States

Nonprofit organization committed to saving the lives of cats and dogs by finding them loving homes.

Oak Key
United States

Identification keys based on characteristics of acorns or twigs for 12 New England species.

Gasteromycetes Key
Canada

A list of many of the fungi in this group, which includes puffballs and earthstars, with photographs of each.

Chromadoroidea Key
United States

Provides an illustrated key to the genera of free-living marine nematodes in this superfamily.

Key West Aquarium
United States

Provides facility, tour and pricing information for this unique aquarium. Narrated tours, pettings, and live shark feedings offered.

United States

A key to the native snakes of Colorado, with images, descriptions, and range maps.

Key to Malagasy Ants
United States

Modified version of Bolton's keys to the ants from Madagascar, Reunion, Mauritius, and Seychelles.

Key to Preying Mantids
United States

Provides keys to families, subfamilies, genera, and species.