|Updated: 5/16/2006; 12:50:20 PM.
|Biodiversity and conservation
Biodiversity and general ecology issues
Tuesday, July 15, 2003
Parks Watch - Strengthening Parks To Safeguard Biodiversity
: "ParksWatch is a watchdog and monitoring organization that works through partnerships with in-country NGOs and individuals to conduct on-the-ground evaluations of national parks and other tropical protected areas. Our information is used to analyze threats to parks' conservation viability, identify strategies for overcoming the identified threats, and help government agencies, NGOs and community groups succeed at the ultimate goal of strengthening parks in their role as the world’s primary instrument for the protection of biodiversity." THey compare themselves to Amnesty Intl for parks. 11:19:34 PM
Peru protected area map and partners
: Cordillera Azul National Park: Interesting collaboration among conservation organizations with interactive map and links to NASA, Field Museum, Conservation Intl, Moore, etc. 11:16:10 PM
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