In: R.A. Bradstock, J.E. Williams and A.M. Gill (eds), Flammable Australia: The Fire Regimes and Biodiversity of A Continent, ...
Biodiversity[edit]. The Mobile River Basin historically supported the greatest biodiversity of freshwater snail species in the ...
Biodiversity indicator[edit]. An analysis of feces of two dolphin and one whale species led to the discovery of a new species ...
Xishuangbanna harbors much of the biodiversity of Yunnan, which harbors much of the biodiversity of China. Its tropical climate ...
Biodiversity maintained by apex predation[edit]. Further information: Keystone species. Predators may increase the biodiversity ... Gurr, Geoff M.; Wratten, Stephen D.; Snyder, William E. (2012). Biodiversity and Insect Pests: Key Issues for Sustainable ... Keystone species". In Schulze, Ernst-Detlef; Mooney, Harold A. (eds.). Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function. Springer. p. 237. ...
Biodiversity estimates[edit]. It has been suggested that cryptic species complexes are very common in the marine environment.[ ...
Loss of biodiversity[edit]. Landmines can threaten biodiversity by wiping out vegetation and wildlife during explosions or ... This exploitation furthers the loss of biodiversity.[61] Chemical contamination[edit]. Near mines that have exploded or decayed ... loss of biodiversity, micro-relief disruption, chemical composition, and loss of productivity". The effects of an explosion ...
Environment and biodiversity[edit]. See also: Category:Flora of Guyana, Category:Fauna of Guyana, and Category:Orchids_of_ ... "Biodiversity in the Konashen Community-Owned Conservation Area, Guyana" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 December ... Guyana has one of the highest levels of biodiversity in the world. Guyana, with 1,168 vertebrate species, 814 bird species, ... identifies threats to the area's biodiversity, and helps develop projects to increase awareness of the COCA as well as generate ...
"Making the case for biodiversity in South Africa: Re-framing biodiversity communications". Bothalia. 46 (1). doi:10.4102/abc. ... South African National Biodiversity Institute[edit]. In 1951, the Botanical Research Institute (BRI) was created from the ... In 2014 it was renamed Bothalia - African Biodiversity & Conservation to reflect the broader scope of SANBI.[10] ... In 2004 the National Botanical Institute was absorbed into a broader configuration, the South African National Biodiversity ...
3.3 Biodiversity and endangered species. *4 Government and politics *4.1 Political culture ...
LIFE+ Nature & Biodiversity[edit]. The Nature & Biodiversity component continues and extends the former LIFE Nature programme. ... which falls under the Nature and Biodiversity project area and will help finance biodiversity projects, amongst other things. ... and also comprises nature and biodiversity projects (including the Natura 2000 network), as well as environmental governance ... Its most famous action is the "nature & biodiversity" branch which finances conservation actions within Natura 2000 area. This ...
"National Biodiversity Strategy of Slovakia" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 July 2008. Retrieved 8 December 2012. ... The biodiversity of Slovakia comprises animals (such as annellids, arthropods, molluscs, nematodes and vertebrates), fungi ( ... It has subsequently produced a National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan, which was received by the convention on 2 ...
Biodiversity, flora and fauna. See also: List of plants of Amazon Rainforest vegetation of Brazil and Amazonian manatee ... The biodiversity of plant species is the highest on Earth with one 2001 study finding a quarter square kilometer (62 acres) of ... Environmentalists are concerned about loss of biodiversity that will result from destruction of the forest, and also about the ... They also pledged a $100m biodiversity conservation fund for the Amazon led by the private sector. Brazil's foreign minister ...
"A biodiversity strategy for the Great Barrier Reef". Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Australian Government. Retrieved ... MPAs encompass both social and biological objectives, including reef restoration, aesthetics, biodiversity, and economic ... including a biodiversity action plan.[154] They have compiled a Coral Reef Resilience Action Plan. This detailed action plan ... "Effects of Coral Reef Complexity on Invertebrate Biodiversity". Immediate Science Ecology Publishing: 1-10. Archived from the ...
Global human impact on biodiversity[edit]. Further information: Millennium Ecosystem Assessment. At a fundamental level, energy ... Loss of biodiversity stems largely from the habitat loss and fragmentation produced by the human appropriation of land for ... Groombridge, B. & Jenkins, M.D. (2002). World Atlas of Biodiversity. Berkeley: University of California Press. ISBN 978-0-520- ... Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (2005). Ecosystems and Human Well-being: Biodiversity Synthesis. World Resources Institute, ...
Biodiversity of proteases[edit]. Proteases occur in all organisms, from prokaryotes to eukaryotes to viruses. These enzymes are ...
Biodiversity[edit]. The region boasts high biodiversity and many endemic species, with several national parks. Both wildlife ...
Effect on biodiversity and food security[edit]. The Green Revolution of the 20th century relied on hybridization to create high ... Main articles: biodiversity and food security. In agriculture and animal husbandry, the Green Revolution's use of conventional ...
UK Biodiversity Group Tranche 2 Action Plans. UK Biodiversity Action Plan. Archived (PDF) from the original on 4 July 2011. ... Biodiversity[edit]. The marsh frog (Pelophylax ridibundus, a non-native species introduced from Europe in the 1930s) is now ... Surrey Biodiversity Partnership. Archived from the original on 5 September 2008. Retrieved 8 February 2010.. ...
Biodiversity=,Ecology[edit]. I propose renaming that section "Ecology". It's already about more than biodiversity. Changing the ... Biodiversity - Algae[edit]. I ask for correction of the following sentence: "The algal population consists of turf algae, ... A key point about coral reefs is that they support a large biodiversity of other species, and there should be a section ... On the question of biodiversity, it may well be the percentage increases as more research results come in. I have also modified ...
Biodiversity of India, a community-driven, Mediawiki based initiative to document the biodiversity of India. ... Biodiversity hotspots[edit]. The Western Ghats[edit]. Main article: Western Ghats. The Western Ghats are a chain of hills that ... "Biodiversity Profile of India (Text Only)". Retrieved 2007-06-20.. *^ Jean-Claude Rage (2003) Relationships of the Malagasy ... Biodiversity of India: List of all mammals of India and their taxonomic status based on data from the IBIN Portal, Encyclopedia ...
Biodiversity[edit]. Deforestation is directly linked with a decrease in plant biodiversity.[150] This decrease in biodiversity ... May 2012). "The role of biodiversity for sustainable environment". International Journal of Sustainable Development. 4 (3): 71- ... and greater protection of biodiversity and the natural environment, should reduce the risks of future outbreaks of other new ...
Common names and biodiversity[edit]. This is a large taxon of insects; some estimates of the species numbers suggest well over ... The biodiversity of the Chironomidae often goes unnoticed because they are notoriously difficult to identify and ecologists ... They are often associated with degraded or low-biodiversity ecosystems because some species have adapted to virtually anoxic ...
British and Irish biodiversity[edit]. Subject area. Currently working on. Happy with. Not a stub but needs work. Stub. ... Endemic Bird Areas of the World: Priorities for Biodiversity Conservation. Regional overviews. Central Asia. Eastern Africa. ... Putting biodiversity on the map: priority areas for global conservation. ...
As a biodiversity indicator[edit]. The occurrence of common cuckoo in Europe is a good surrogate for biodiversity facets ... "Cuckoo and biodiversity: testing the correlation between species occurrence and bird species richness in Europe". Biological ...
Loss of agricultural and livestock biodiversity[edit]. See also: Agricultural biodiversity. Genetic erosion in agricultural and ... 2 Loss of agricultural and livestock biodiversity. *3 Prevention by human intervention, modern science and safeguards *3.1 In ... Costly (and sometimes controversial) ex-situ conservation techniques aim to increase the genetic biodiversity on our planet, as ...
Biodiversity[edit]. State symbols of Mizoram[46] Animal Serow (Saza). Bird Mrs. Hume's pheasant (Vavu). ...
Conservation and biodiversity[edit]. Summary of threats[edit]. *Deforestation. *Degradation of Mangroves and Restingas ...
In: R.A. Bradstock, J.E. Williams and A.M. Gill (eds), Flammable Australia: The Fire Regimes and Biodiversity of A Continent, ... Federal, state and territory policy makers have supported a National Biodiversity and Climate Change Action Plan that works to ... This impacts the relationship between Aboriginal Australians and biodiversity, as well as impacts social and cultural aspects ... with significant loss of biodiversity projected to occur by 2020".[73][needs update] It also said: "Very conservatively, 90 ...
Nonnative eucalyptus and biodiversity[edit]. Due to similar favourable climatic conditions, Eucalyptus plantations have often ... Much of Madagascar's original native forest has been replaced with Eucalyptus, threatening biodiversity by isolating remaining ... but are controversial because of their adverse effect on biodiversity, hydrology and soil fertility. They are associated with ...