World Conservation Union


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World Conservation Union

see International Union for the conservation of nature and Natural Resources.
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World Conservation Union, Rue Mauverney 28, 1196 Gland, Switzerland.
Participants from 130 nations at his once-a-decade gathering sponsored by the World Conservation Union laid the groundwork for political action they hope will be taken at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in June.
The World Conservation Union (IUCN) has listed all three of Cambodia's vulture species as "Critically Endangered".
Infact, according to the World Conservation Union, over 47,677 species may soon disappear.
The Smithsonian Institution, Zoological Society of San Diego, Zoological Society of London and the World Conservation Union are participating in the four-day summit currently taking place at the Al Ain Wildlife Park and Resort Headquarters in Al Ain (AWPR), which is home to a herd of 200 Scimitar-horned oryx.
The World Conservation Union lists the bird as endangered, with only 200 to 300 pairs left in the wild but the discovery of 84 birds - only one of which appears to have come from Siberia - raises the prospect of breeding grounds elsewhere.
Traffic, a joint operation of two leading international non-profits, the World Conservation Union (IUCN) and WWF, recommends that relief agencies and the Tanzanian government increase the supply of meat protein to refugees there to help reduce overhunting of already strained wildlife populations.
SIX of the world's eight species of bear are facing extinction, says the World Conservation Union.
of Tasmania, Australia) and fellow ecologists with the World Conservation Union (IUCN) introduce 26 contributed chapters reviewing our natural heritage, threats to it, the concept of Gross National Happiness, and solution strategies.
Some of us didn't want to believe that this would really happen," said search participant Randall Reeves, chairman of the Cetacean Specialist Group of the World Conservation Union (IUCN).
All the producers belong to networks supported by the three founder members of Fair Trade Jordan: JOHUD, Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN), and World Conservation Union.

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