Biodiversity : Links

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  • World Fish Center, The

    6 March 2001

    Formerly known as International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management (ICLARM), this international research center on fisheries and living aquatic resources promotes their sustainable development and use. Its website contains, news, research services and stories, publications and software, project information, quarterly magazine Naga and their excellent on-line resources: FishBase, ReefBase and TrawlBase.

  • Natural Resources Defense Council

    10 November 2000

    Nonprofit organization that aims to protect the environment through research and legal action. Provides infomation and news on a variety of topics including clean air and energy, global warming, clean water and oceans, wildlife and fish, forests and parks, toxic chemicals and health, and cities and green living.

  • Cetacean Society International

    3 November 2000

    CSI a non-profit conservation, education, and research organisation based in the USA, which peacefully seeks to minimize cetacean killings and captures, and to maximize activities that neither harm nor harass, such as regulated whale watching, nonlethal research, and widespread educational, aesthetic, and environmental programs relating to free-living whales, dolphins, and porpoises. It's website contains background information on saving cetaceans, a photogallery, its newsletter, Save the Whales, links, and action alerts and updates.

  • Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society

    3 November 2000

    An excellent site covering the conservation and welfare of all whales, dolphins and porpoises.

  • Greenpeace

    14 September 2000

    A must-visit site for all aspects of environmental concern, including renewable energy, the marine environment, forests, biodiversity, climate change and pollution and water. Greenpeace is one of the most pro-active environmental organisations.

  • US National Wildlife Federation

    8 September 2000

    The National Wildlife Federation is the nation's largest member-supported conservation group, uniting individuals, organizations, businesses and government to protect wildlife, wild places, and the environment. Its website provides information on NWF's conservation efforts, education programmes and endangered wildlife. It also includes their magazine, a photo gallery, action campaigns and merchanise from their shop.

  • US Environmental Protection Agency

    23 August 2000

    This US agency seeks to protect human health and safeguard the natural environment. It's website is a thorough resource on issues relating to human health and the environment. (On the hompage click on 'Browse EPA topics)

  • US National Safety Council Environmental Health Center

    23 August 2000

    The Environmental Health Center sub-site provides wide-ranging information on themes such as waste, climate change, water and air quality.

  • Panos Institute

    Panos is an international non-profit institute working with partners worldwide to stimulate informed public and policy debate and build media capacities on developing country issues. It publishes reports and media briefing documents.