Viewing posts tagged ecosystems at risk
Posted by: Provita in Convention, UNCCD - July 4, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
Land degradation leads to general decline in biodiversity and ecosystem services. IUCN works in favor of stronger understanding in regards to sustainable land management’s potential when addressing land degradation.
Posted by: Provita in Planeta Tierra - June 25, 2018, 12:57 p.m.
Peatlands are among the world’s most neglected natural treasures. Yet these waterlogged ecosystems are crucial to our survival —they are among the most important carbon reservoirs on the planet.
Posted by: Provita in Publications, RLE - June 15, 2018, 1:25 p.m.
This study investigates the robustness and adequacy of the IUCN Red List of Ecosystems (RLE)’s approach when performing risk assessments using a fringe mangrove ecosystem as a case study, as well as the identification of ecosystems which are more vulnerable to global environmental change.
Posted by: Provita in Conference - May 30, 2018, 12:43 p.m.
RLE actively participated - with two presentations - in this year’s Boden Research Conference, which took place May 8-9 in Canberra, Australia.
Posted by: Provita in Publications, RLE - May 17, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
IUCN scientists demonstrate that estimates of the Area of Occupancy (AOO) at scales proportional to the spatial extent of the threats are robust predictors of risks to biodiversity.