Biodiversity in danger
ScienceDaily — Biodiversity loss is a growing concern. Protected areas are a instrument to counteract this trend. At least 17% of terrestrial and inland water and 10% of coastal and marine areas have to be protected. But are protected areas really protected? Are they in the right place? Where should new protected areas be located? Read more
The Guardian (UK) has a Q&A on biodiversity:
What is biodiversity?
What are the benefits of biodiversity?
Is it threatened?
How do we know biodiversity is decreasing?
What are the main threats to biodiversity?