I am writing a book about environmental policy in Canada. I have been trying to find assessments of Canada’s environmental record – any data on different environmental indicators. 240 more words
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The IUCN Red List is produced and managed by the international IUCN Global Species Programme and the Species Survival Commission (SSC).
The IUCN Red List System was first conceived in 1964 and set a standard for species listing and conservation assessment efforts. 248 more words
Counting the books while the library burns: why conservation monitoring programs need a plan for action
David Lindenmayer, Maxine Piggott and Brendan Wintle recently published a paper in the journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment with this title. Apart from having a brilliant and thought provoking title the paper is an excellent review of the state of endangered species management in Australia. 1,377 more words
This is available in full at http://www.dep.state.fl.us/lands/AcqHistory.htm. Authors James A Farr and O Greg Brock are with the Florida Division of State Lands.
Florida continues to lead the nation in purchasing property to protect natural resources and provide resource-based recreation. 381 more words