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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
Sugar Produces Bitter Results for the Environment
A 2004 report by WWF, titled “Sugar and the Environment,” shows that sugar may be responsible for more biodiversity loss than any other crop, due to its ...
http://environment.about.com/od/pollution/a/sugar.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
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
Biodiversity - Definition of Biodiversity - Animals/Wildlife - About.com
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
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
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
Biomes: An Overview - Geography - About.com
As a result, different biomes have different kinds and quantities of plants and animals, which scientists refer to as biodiversity. Biomes with greater kinds or ...
http://geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/biomes.htm
Ecology: biodiversity, rainforest ecosystem, ocean ecosystem
Jul 16, 2005 ... rainforest ecosystem, ocean ecosystem, ecosytems: Ah. Biodiversity is very important because of something called interdependence.
http://experts.about.com/q/Ecology-3198/biodiversity.htm
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