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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.

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Strengthening the development dimensions in the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
ohannah Bernstein, Valerie Heinz, Renske Schouwink, Marc...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

This guide aims to support Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) that are concerned about human development...

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Exotic animal cafes are increasingly home to threatened biodiversity
Sharne E. McMillan, Caroline Dingle, John A. Allcock, Timothy C...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Exploitation of species for wildlife trade, including the demand for exotic pets (likely sourced from the wild or recent generations of...

7970
Three Key considerations for biodiversity conservation in multilateral agreements
Michael J. Burgass, Cecilia Larrosa, Derek P. Tittensor et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

It is nearly three decades since the world recognized the need for a global multilateral treaty aiming to address accelerating...

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Revisiting global trends in freshwater insect biodiversity
Sonja C. Jähnig, Viktor Baranov, Florian Altermatt, Peter...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

A recent global meta-analysis reported a decrease in terrestrial but increase in freshwater insect abundance and biomass (van Klink et...

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Plant Endemism Centres and Biodiversity Hotspots in Greece
Konstantinos Kougioumoutzis, Ioannis P. Kokkoris, Maria Panitsa...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Biodiversity hotspots (BH) cover a small fraction of the Earth’s surface, yet host numerous endemics. Human-induced biodiversity loss...

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A window to the world of global insect declines: Moth biodiversity trends are complex and...
David L. Wagner, Richard Fox, Danielle M. Salcido, and Lee A....
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Moths are the most taxonomically and ecologically diverse insect taxon for which there exist considerable time-series abundance data....

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Pathways linking biodiversity to human health: A conceptual framework
Melissa R. Marselle, Terry Hartig et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Biodiversity is a cornerstone of human health and well-being. However, while evidence of the contributions of nature to human health is...

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Implications of scale dependence for cross-study syntheses of biodiversity differences
Rebecca Spake, Akira S. Mori,Michael Beckmann,Philip A. Martin...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Biodiversity studies are sensitive to well-recognized temporal and spatial scale dependencies. Cross-study syntheses may inflate these...

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