United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC)


Subject:
Environment , Biology , Biodiversity , Wildlife Conservation

Description:
This program "provides biodiversity information for policy and action to conserve the living world. ... Programmes concentrate on species, forests, protected areas, marine, mountains and freshwaters; plus habitats affected by climate change such as polar regions." It also addresses "the relationship between trade and the environment." The site features reports for habitats, a species database (with thousands of plant and animal species), list of protected areas, international agreements, maps, and more.??

Publisher:
United Nations Environment Programme

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.unep-wcmc.org


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