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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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Felling Ficus: The Cultural Status of Fig Trees in a Rural Assamese Community, India
H. Eden W. Cottee-Jones and Robert J. Whittaker
Documents, Online database/library
2014

Scattered fig (Ficus spp. Moraceae) trees are critically important for biodiversity conservation in tropical rural landscapes. By...

5694
Contrasting diversity patterns of breeding Anatidae in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres
Qing Zeng, Julian Reid and Neil Saintilan
Documents, Online database/library
2019

For sustaining ecosystem functions and services, environmental conservation strate- gies increasingly target to maintain the multiple...

5693
Building ecosystem resilience for climate change adaptation in the Asian highlands
Jianchu Xu, and R. Edward Grumbine
Documents, Online database/library
2014

The Asian Highlands, the vast mountainous area from Pakistan to China including the Hindu‐Kush Himalaya and Tibetan Plateau, have...

5692
An integrative approach to regional mapping of suitable habitat for the Blanding’s turtle (...
Chantel E. Markle and Patricia Chow-Fraser
Documents, Online database/library
2016

Mapping suitable habitat for a species at risk is one of the first steps in a conservation plan. Creating habitat suitability maps can...

5691
An Assessment of Wildlife Use by Northern Laos Nationals
Elizabeth Oneita Davis and Jenny Anne Glikman
Documents, Online database/library
2020

Unsustainable wildlife trade is a well-publicized area of international concern in Laos. Historically rich in both ethnic and biological...

5690
An analysis of the spatial association between deforestation and agricultural field sizes in...
Doan K. D. Dang, Amy C. Patterson and Luis R. Carrasco
Documents, Online database/library
2019

Tropical deforestation is one of the most pressing threats to biodiversity, and substantially reduces ecosystem services at the global...

5689
25 years (1988-2012) of freshwater research in the Philippines: what has been done and what to...
Francis S. Magbanua, Alyssa M. Fontanilla, Perry S. Ong, and...
Documents, Online database/library
2017

Globally, declines in freshwater biodiversity have been recognized to be far greater than those in marine or terrestrial realms. And...

5688
Wealth and the distribution of benefits from tropical forests: Implications for REDD+
Krister P. Andersson, Steven M. Smith, Lee J. Alston et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2018

Interventions to strengthen forest conservation in tropical biomes face multiple challenges. Insecure land tenure and unequal benefit...

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