Biodiversity : Links

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  • EcoEarth.Info

    19 September 2008

    EcoEarth.Info is a one of a kind Environment Portal - with genuine Internet search, cutting biocentric commentary, social network & constant news and link tracking - all dedicated to achieving global environmental sustainability

  • Worldwatch Institute

    14 May 2008

    Worldwatch is a well-respected environmental organisation which has done much to alert the public and policy-makers to the long-term consequences of cropland loss, declining biological diversity, damaged fisheries, stressed water systems, unwise subsidies, poverty and consumer pressures in meeting the nutritional needs of a growing world population.

  • Global Environment Outlook

    14 May 2008

    The Global Environment Outlook series keeps abreast of environmental issues as they unfold. It also highlights the most significant environmental developments in the year in a visually appealing and reliable volume.

  • Planet Ark

    14 May 2008

    Reuters world environmental news and picture service. Also hosts ABC Newsradio's environmental news service.

  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

    14 May 2008

    The UN Environment Programme site covers treaties and instruments concerning the environment and sustainable development, most notably Agenda 21 - a working plan for sustainable development to be the basis for national and international action. Also includes information on a variety of environmental topics and related links.

  • Global Mountain Biodiversity Assessment (GMBA)

    14 May 2008

    GMBA is a global DIVERSITAS network on mountain biodiversity research and aims to document the great biological richness of the mountains of the world. It also monitors changes in mountain biodiversity caused by direct or indirect human influences and promotes sustainable development of rural mountain areas. Its website contains information on workshops, links and research.

  • Sustainable Development International

    14 May 2008

    Sustainable Development International Online provides a centralised source of information, updated on a regular basis in connection with the World Summit on Sustainable Development, with case studies, news and feature articles.

  • Global Terrestrial Observing System (GTOS)

    14 May 2008

    GTOS is a programme for observations, modelling, and analysis of terrestrial ecosystems to support sustainable development. It provides information on terrestrial ecosystems for researchers and policy-makers. Its website includes information on activities, TEMS, publications, resources and links.

  • Global Change and Terrestrial Ecosystems (GCTE)

    13 May 2008

    Learn about a research project of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme that examines the effects of climate change and land use on terrestrial ecosystems, including agriculture, forestry, soils, and biodiversity. Its website includes news, publications, events, reseach activities and links.

  • Global Forest Watch

    13 May 2008

    Founded in 1997 by the World Resources Institute, GFW is an international data and mapping network that combines on-the-ground knowledge with digital technology to provide accurate information about the world's forests. The website provides interactive maps and links to many country- and regional-level publications that can be downloaded.