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A Florida-based marine research team has developed a unique formal process and modeling framework to help manage South Florida's economically important coastal marine environments.
Despite a 2002 pledge by world leaders to help curb the global rate of biodiversity loss within an eight year period, declines in biodiversity have grown at an "alarming" rate.
OAKLAND, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- World leaders have failed to deliver on commitments made in 2002 to reduce the global rate of biodiversity loss by 2010, and have instead overseen alarming biodiversity declines.
Researchers are building the environmental equivalent of the ASX200 as a means of monitoring the health of Australian marine ecosystems.
By Huang, Yun-feng Cui, Sheng-hui; Ouyang, Zhi-yun Key words: Marine protected areas, ecosystem-based management, ecological indicators, urbanisation SUMMARY In the process of rapid urbanisation in China, environmental problems have increased, from sewage discharge to climate change.
By Anonymous ONLINE RESOURCE EPA recently launched the Environmental Indicators Gateway website to provide enhanced public access to environmental and health information generated by EPA.
By Liu, Wenna Wu, Wenliang; Wang, Xiubin; Wang, Mi
The world's biodiversity is vanishing at an unprecedented rate â€“ around 100 species every day â€“ due to factors such as land use change and pollution.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).