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Environmental Issues - Biodiversity and Conservation
How do changes to the environment affect the many species of plants and animals on the planet? Learn about the environmental issues that affect biodiversity, ...
http://environment.about.com/od/biodiversityconservation/
Nations of the World Pledge to Conserve Biodiversity
The Nagoya Protocol and other strategic plans to conserve biodiversity were adopted by 193 nations in October 2010 in Nagoya, Japan, but 50 countries must  ...
http://environment.about.com/od/biodiversityconservation/a/Nagoya-Protocol-Nations-Of-The-World-Pledge-To-Conserve-Global-Biodiversity.htm
What is Deforestation? (Description and Overview)
Environmental Issues: Global Warming & the Greenhouse Effect · Environmental Issues: Biodiversity & Conservation · Environmental Issues: Alternative Fuels ...
http://environment.about.com/od/biodiversityconservation/f/deforestation-overview.htm
Biodiversity - Definition of Biodiversity - Organic Business - About.com
Biodiversity includes the quantity and variety of organisms, or life-forms found within a specified geographic region or area. In relationship to organic farming, ...
http://organic.about.com/od/organicdefinitions/g/Biodiversity.htm
A Forest Ecosystem and Biodiversity - Forestry - About.com
A forest ecosystem is one major ecologic unit that exists as a part of the total complex ecological condition.
http://forestry.about.com/od/environmentalissues/a/forest_ecosystem.htm
V. Protection of the Ecological Environment and Biodiversity
V. Protection of the Ecological Environment and Biodiversity. The Chinese government regards ecological environmental protection as the focal point of its ...
http://chineseculture.about.com/library/china/whitepaper/blsenviron6.htm
Biodiversity - Definition of Biodiversity
A measure of the variety of organisms in a habitat or ecosystem. Can be measured by the number of species or genetic variation in an area or ecosystem.
http://animals.about.com/cs/biogeography/g/biodiversity.htm
Tropical Rainforests and Biodiversity - Forestry - About.com
Biodiversity is a term biologists and ecologists use to describe biotic variety - numbers of animal and plant species, the richness of gene pools and living ...
http://forestry.about.com/cs/rainforest/p/rforest_diversi.htm
Megadiversity - Geography - About.com
Megadiversity is extreme biodiversity found in a small number of countries worldwide. Most megadiversity is found in tropical regions of the world.
http://geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/Megadiverse-Countries.htm
Biomes: An Overview - Geography - About.com
Biomes. Climate and Biodiversity: Why and How Biomes Differ. By Terry Hain. Share this. Send to a Friend via Email. Recipient's Email. This field is required.
http://geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/biomes.htm
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