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The Invisible Beauty of the Biodiversity: The Rubiaceae Taxon
(Brazilian Chemical Soc, 2016-01-01)
The Brazilian Biodiversity is one of the richest in the world, distributed in different biomes, among the most important, are the Cerrado, Atlantic Forest and Amazon Rainforest. It is estimated that these ecosystems are ...
Biodiversity loss threatens human well-being.
The diversity of life on Earth is dramatically affected by Human alterations of ecosystems. Compelling evidence now shows that the reverse is also true: biodiversity in the broad snsse affects the properties of ecosystem ...
Development of a natural products database from the biodiversity of Brazil
We describe herein the design and development of an innovative tool called the NuBBE database (NuBBEDB), a new Web-based database, which incorporates several classes of secondary metabolites and derivatives from the ...
Landscape ecology and biodiversity in agricultural landscapes
Agriculture is mainly seen as a threat for biodiversity of agro-ecosystems. Intensification of agriculture and its expansion into marginal lands has substantially modified the physiognomy of rural landscapes through ...
Linking potential biodiversity and three ecosystem services in silvopastoral managed forest landscapes of Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
(Taylor & Francis, 2017-11)
Several studies confirm that biodiversity loss endangers ecosystem services (ES) supply and human well-being. A better understanding of biodiversity–ES relationships and effects of biodiversity loss on ES supply is needed. ...
Bird community as an indicator of biodiversity: results from quantitative surveys in Brazil
(Acad Brasileira De CienciasRio JaneiroBrasil, 2000)
A Vision for Global Biodiversity Monitoring With Citizen Science
(Academic Press Inc., 2018)
Global biodiversity monitoring is urgently needed across the world to assess the impacts of environmental change on biodiversity. One way to increase monitoring is through citizen science. ‘Citizen science’ is a term that ...
A model of provenance applied to biodiversity datasets
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - IEEEParis, 2016-06)
Nowadays, the Web has become one of the main sources of biodiversity information. An increasing number of biodiversity research institutions add new specimens and their related information to their biological collections ...
The potential contribution of the natural products from Brazilian biodiversity to bioeconomy
(Acad Brasileira De Ciencias, 2018-01-01)
The development of our society has been based on the use of biodiversity, especially for medicines and nutrition. Brazil is the nation with the largest biodiversity in the world accounting for more than 15% of all living ...
Harvesting Adaptation to Biodiversity Conservation in Sawmill Industry: Technology Innovation and Monitoring Program
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2014)