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Search or browse through our library of existing resources on sustainable use and conservation of biodiversity. Entries include scientific articles, reports, policy briefs, webinars, videos, and more. To view a particular resource, click on its name below.

166 results
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Crop Expansion and Conservation Priorities in Tropical Countries
Ben Phalan, Monika Bertzky, Stuart H. M. Butchart et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2013

Expansion of cropland in tropical countries is one of the principal causes of biodiversity loss, and threatens to undermine progress...

5722
Combined use of eDNA meta bar coding and video surveillance for the assessment of fish...
Michael Stat, Jeffrey John, Joseph D. DiBattista et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2018

Monitoring communities of fish is important for the management and sustainability of fisheries and marine ecosystems. Baited remote...

5721
Bat habitat use in logged jarrah eucalypt forests of south-western Australia
Paul W. Webala, Michael D. Craig, Bradley S. Law et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2011

Ecologically sustainable forest management is being implemented to address the competing demands of timber production and conservation,...

5720
Avitourism and Australian Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas
Rochelle Steven, Clare Morrison, J. Michael Arthur and J. Guy...
Documents, Online database/library
2015

Formal protected areas will not provide adequate protection to conserve all biodiversity, and are not always designated using systematic...

5719
Australia’s deep-water reserve network: implications of false homogeneity for classifying...
Alan Williams, Nicholas J. Bax, and Rudy J. Kloser
Documents, Online database/library
2009

Commitment by many nations at the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development to complete national networks of Marine Protected Areas (...

5718
Australia’s Out-Dated Concern over Fishing Threatens Wise Marine Conservation and...
Robert Kearney
Documents, Online database/library
2013

Seafood plays an important role in human nutrition and its increased consumption is actively recommended for suste- nance and health...

5717
Assessment of Night-Time Lighting for Global Terrestrial Protected and Wilderness Areas
Liangxian Fan, Jianjun Zhao, Yeqiao Wang et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2019

Protected areas (PAs) play an important role in biodiversity conservation and ecosystem integrity. However, human development has...

5716
Understory Vegetation in Oil Palm Plantations Promotes Leopard Cat Activity, but Does Not...
Amelia S. C. Hood, A. Agung K. Aryawan, Andreas D. Advento et...
Documents, Online database/library
2019

The expansion of oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) plantations is a primary cause of land-use change and biodiversity loss in Southeast Asia...

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