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Spectrum of concepts associated with the term "biodiversity": a case study in a biodiversity hotspot in South America
In most conservation programs that include public participation, the word "biodiversity" is used. However, many variables influence the public understanding of the term and determine what biodiversity means to local ...
Biodiversity and a taxonomy of Chilean taxonomists
(Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997)
The Chilean taxonomic community is reduced, with the largest fraction of taxonomists devoted to well known groups, such as vertebrates. Some invertebrates and plant taxa have no Chilean taxonomist working on them, all ...
Biodiversity Protection in Mexico in the Age of Globalization
The protection of Mexico's biodiversity is hampered by regulatory uncertainty and unclear distribution of competences across different levels of government. A comprehensive set of measures at both the government and the ...
Remote Sensing of Plant Biodiversity
This Open Access volume aims to methodologically improve our understanding of biodiversity by linking disciplines that incorporate remote sensing, and uniting data and perspectives in the fields of biology, landscape ...
Wildlife, birds, plants and Animals - our biodiversity
(Tobago News, 2010-05-28)