Biodiversity Conservation

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Biodiversity and Conservation:: A hypertext book by Peter J. Bryant, School of Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine. The origin, nature and value of biological diversity, the threats to its continued existence, and approaches to preserving what is left.

Biodiversity Conservation Network:: BCN was established to test hypotheses about the conditions under which community-based enterprises can lead to conservation. This BCN Web site is no longer being updated, however, details of the research are still accessible.

Biodiversity: Research and Conservation:: International journal, published quarterly, with original papers, short notes and reviews in the fields of plant taxonomy, chorology, ecology and nature conservation.

Institute of Biodiversity Conservation:: At the beginning of the 1970s, the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) strongly recommended the formation of a network of plant genetic resources centers (or gene banks as they are frequently called) around the world. Ethiopia was given highest priority because of its tremendous plant diversity and endemism. The Government of the Federal Republic of Germany expressed interest in assisting Ethiopia. Accordingly, a

Institute of Biodiversity Conservation:: A Plant Genetic Resources Center, Ethiopia (PGRC/E) was initially established in May 1976 through a bilateral technical cooperation agreement between the Governments of Ethiopia and Germany. The main objective was to rescue the country’s plant genetic resources from adverse impacts of various human activities and natural calamities and thereby, support crop improvement programs. In 1998, it was re-established as the Institute of Biodiversity Co

Biodiversity Conservation Alliance (BCA ):: BCA is dedicated to protecting wildlife and wild places in Wyoming and surrounding states, primarily on public lands. The mission of Biodiversity Conservation Alliance is to protect wildlife and wild places in Wyoming and surrounding states, particularly on public lands. We started doing conservation work in 1988 to preserve the natural character of the Medicine Bow National Forest in southeastern Wyoming. We concentrate our efforts on the fores

Conservation and Sustainable Use of Agricultural Biodiversity:: This UPWARD three-volume publication is a global compilation by scientists, development specialists, academics, policy-makers and donors. Vol. 1: understanding agricultural biodiversity, Vol. 2: strengthening local management of agricultural biodiversity, and Vol. 3: ensuring an enabling environment for agricultural biodiversity. PDF downloads of all 75 chapters available.

Biodiversity Conservation & Research Trust:: Rainforests are among the most important places on earth; although rainforests occupy less than 10% of the landmass, they harbor nearly 50% of the global biodiversity, bring rainfall and sustain livelihood in the tropical regions. The rainforests of Western Ghats in India are one of the biodiversity hotspots; however, over three-fourth of this habitat is deforested due to human activities.To counteract deforestation-driven problems and to rescue

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation 1999:: Information on all aspects of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Act, 1999

ASEAN Review of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation:: Web-journal dedicated to the study of biodiversity in Malaysia and the rest of southeast Asia.

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Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC)
Environmental Protection UK
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW)