Search results for "biodiversity"
Biodiversity Heritage Library
Twelve major natural history museum libraries, botanical libraries, and research institutions have joined to form the Biodiversity Heritage Library.
What is biodiversity?
Biodiversity is the variety of all living things.
Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Global Biodiversity Information Facility - GBIF - enables free and open access to biodiversity data online. GBIF is an international government-initiated and funded initiative focused on making biodiversity data available to all and anyone, for scientific research, conservation and sustainable development.
Pitfalls in planning for biodiversity conservation
One of the ways that conservation areas are chosen may protect local biodiversity but fail at protecting regional biodiversity
Future Earth and the blog on biodiversity hotspots
Future Earth is a new 10-year research programme on environmental change and global sustainability. It includes the bioGENESIS project.
Biodiversity in the City
Join the trail and discover the variety of life in our city.
bioGENESIS - Providing an evolutionary framework for biodiversity science
bioGENESIS now is a Project within Future Earth (see http://www.futureearth.org/who-we-are)
Planet Under Pressure: ecosystem services imply tipping points for biodiversity conservation
Planet Under Pressure is a major international conference focusing on solutions to the global sustainability challenge, March 2012, London. see: http://www.planetunderpressure2012.net/
My presentation is titled:
‘Tipping points in systematic conservation planning: conservation of ecosystem services may be accompanied by a collapse in regional capacity for biodiversity conservation’
Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs)
Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs) are measurements required for study, reporting, and management of biodiversity change
Common ground for biodiversity and ecosystem services
Common ground for biodiversity and ecosystem services based on regional planning that integrates “partial protection”
2010 International Year of Biodiversity
2010 is the International Year of Biodiversity – established by the United Nations to increase worldwide awareness of biodiversity and its importance, and to engage more people in its conservation.
Australian Biodiversity 2010 website
Help celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity 2010. Visit the website and get involved.
Option values and biodiversity
Option values and Jenkins' essay on "prospects for biodiversity" (Science, State of the Planet, 14 Nov. 2003)
Coral Biodiversity Expedition #1
Monitoring the relationship between coral and fish biodiversity is the focus of Dr Zoe Richard’s latest expedition to beautiful Lizard Island....