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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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Variation in group sizes of sympatric Wild yak, Tibetan wild ass and Tibetan antelope in Arjin...
Jianbin Shi, Xiaowen Li, Feiying Lu et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2019

Many ungulates live in social groups whose sizes vary both within and across species and are influenced by such factors as habitat...

5686
Using survival theory models to quantify extinctions
Documents, Online database/library
2018

Extinctions are difficult to observe and typically are inferred from the timing and reliability of field observations and collections....

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THE BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION IN THE COASTAL ECOSYSTEMS OF THE TABASCO STATE, MEXICO AS...
Silvia Domínguez Parra
Documents, Online database/library
2015

The Conservation of the Biodiversity in accordance with the Program of Environment of United Nations (UNEP) cannot be limited to a...

5683
Research note: Spatial planning in Europe and Central Asia – Enhancing the consideration of...
Christian Alberta, Christine Fürst, Irene Ring and Camilla...
Documents, Online database/library
2019

This research note explores opportunities for spatial planning to enhance the consideration of biodiversity and ecosystem services (ES)...

5672
Searching a site for a civil airport based on bird ecological conservation: An expert-based...
Bing Zhao, Nuo Wang, Qiang Fu et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2019

The construction and operation of a civil airport will inevitably destroy the biodiversity and ecosystem components. Especially when...

5671
Rates and drivers of mangrove deforestation in Southeast Asia, 2000–2012
Daniel R. Richards and Daniel A. Friessa
Documents, Online database/library
2015

The mangrove forests of Southeast Asia are highly biodiverse and provide multiple ecosystem services upon which millions of people...

5670
Progress in the 21st century: a Road map for the Ecological Society of Japan
Tsutomu Enoki, Tohru Nakashizuka, Shin-ichi Nakano et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2014

The primary goal of the 60th anniversary symposium of the Ecological Society of Japan (ESJ) was to re-examine the role of the Society....

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Precipitation-use efficiency may explain net primary productivity allocation under different...
Yi Wang, Jian Sun, Miao Liu et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2013

Conclusions made regarding plant biomass allocation, trade-off patterns and aboveground/ belowground biomass without considering the...

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