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Top UN Biodiversity Official Calls for Global Push on Land Conservation - ICTSD Bridges News


ICTSD Bridges News
The UN leader on biodiversity warned last week that time is running out to stem the loss of world species, which could have devastating economic impacts. She also called upon governments to take decisive action in both the short and long-term to ...

Business in Key Biodiversity Areas: Minimizing the risk to nature - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Gland, Switzerland - A roadmap for businesses operating in some of the most biologically significant places on the planet has been issued this week by the Key Biodiversity Area Partnership involving 12 of the world's leading conservation organisations ...

Which Coffee Is Better for Biodiversity? - EcoWatch


EcoWatch
To solve the mystery, researchers from the Wildlife Conservation Society, Princeton and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, compared the bird biodiversity on arabica and robusta coffee plantations in the Western Ghats. The team gathered data on bird ...

Seal Conservation Society

Killyleagh, Co. Down - United Kingdom

Seal Conservation Society : Pinnipeds and Seal conservation, research, information and rehabilitation. We hope the new site will be able to combine information on seals, sea lions, fur seals and walruses worldwide with projects that will help to promote scientific knowledge, understanding, conservation and welfare of these wonderful animals.

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Kizilliman Marine Protected Area and Mediterranean Monk Seal Conservation Project
United Kingdom

Focuses on the study and conservation of marine animals which inhabit the Mediterranean sea with a special focus on the region's monk seals.

Ocean Conservation Society
Canada

Dedicated to increasing public awareness of the problems facing our marine ecosystems.

Burns Bog Conservation Society
Canada

Burns Bog is the largest raised peat bog on the west coast of the Americas and is in danger of being developed.

Wildlife Conservation Society : India
United States

The focus of WCS has been on studies of tiger behavior and the long-term population dynamics of tigers, leopards and their ungulate and primate prey species.

Taronga Conservation Society Australia
Australia

Operates the Taronga Zoo, Sydney and the Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo. Visitor information, education program summary, animal photos, botanical garden care, conservation information,

United States

Devoted to discovering why the Texas Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma cornutum) has declined in numbers so dramatically in recent years, and what can be done to reverse the process.

Marine Conservation Society (MCS)
United Kingdom

U.K. charity for the marine environment and its wildlife.

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society
United States

Protecting the world's marine mammals.

British Butterfly Conservation Society
United Kingdom

Dedicated to saving wild butterflies, moths, and their habitats throughout the U.K.

Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society
United States

Endeavors to protect whales and dolphins (cetaceans) from the threat of captivity, whaling, and all other types of inhuman exploitation. Includes information on sightings, strandings, and expeditions.