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Biodiversity Support Program (BSP)
"...is a consortium of orld Wildlife Fund (WWF), The Nature Conservancy (TNC), and World Resources Institute (WRI). BSP is funded through a cooperative agreement between WWF, the lead consortium institution, and The United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL)
"...is a public interest, not-for-profit environmental law firm founded in 1989 to strengthen international and comparative environmental law and policy around the world."
Publication subjects include: Biodiversity & Wildlife ; Climate Change ; Human Rights and the Environment ; International Financial Institutions ; Law & Communities ; Persistent Organic Pollutants ; State of the Environmental Law Series ; Trade.
Crocodilian, Tuatara, and Turtle Species of the World
An Online Taxonomic and Geographic Reference
"This is a world wide web version of the long out-of-print (hardcopy) edition that appeared in 1989..."
Edited by F. Wayne King and Russell L. Burke
Early Classics in Biogeography, Distribution, and Diversity Studies: To 1950
"The following bibliography and full-text archive is designed as a service to advanced students and researchers engaged in work in biogeography, biodiversity, history of science, and related studies. All items in the bibliography are primary sources and were published in 1950 or before. The subjects involved touch on fields ranging from ecology, conservation, systematics and physical geography, to evolutionary biology, cultural biogeography, paleobiology, and bioclimatology--but have in common a relevance to the study of geographical distribution and diversity.
By Charles Smith, Associate Prof., Western Kentucky University
"...the purpose of the Habitat Hotline to act as an informational source and bulletin board of marine, estuarine, and upstream land/water issues that affect the quality and quantity of West Coast (Alaska, Washington, Idaho, Oregon, California) fisheries habitat."
- Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission
A Manual of California Vegetation
"...describes a classification of vegetation developed by the California Native Plant Society (CNPS). It is a digital version of the book A Manual of California Vegetation published through the Society."
California Native Plant Society
"...a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals, and ecological communities of the United States and Canada. NatureServe provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe is a product of the Association for Biodiversity Information in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network."
Ocean and Marine Conservation
Resources and online publications on Ocean Policy and Law of the Sea; Marine Environment and Science; Fisheries and Marine Conservation; Salmon Related Issues; Arctic and Antarctic Policy.
Bureau of Oceans and International, Environmental and Scientific Affairs
Sustainable Earth Electronic Library
"...material not widely available through traditional library channels. This material is often not collected by traditional libraries in a comprehensive or formalized way making it difficult for the public to access due to its limited bibliographic control."
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