Protected areas or conservation areas are locations which receive protection
because of their .... Recently, the importance of protected areas has been brought
to the fore at the threat of human-ind...
Why are protected areas important? Protected areas provide a wide range social,
environmental and economic benefits to people and communities worldwide.
Protected areas are critical for the conservation of residual tropical forest ... We
evaluated the importance of protected areas (national parks [NP], nature reserves
Ecol Appl. 2007 Sep;17(6):1727-41. The importance of protected areas for the
forest and endemic avifauna of Sulawesi (Indonesia). Lee TM(1), Sodhi NS, ...
Foreword. Foreword. Protected areas are important tools for the conservation of
biological diversity and are cornerstones of sustainable development strategies.
Protected areas are even more important for biodiversity conservation and
human livelihoods in a world with a changing climate. The relationship between ...
These agreements are still highly regarded today and form the basis of the legal
structures that protect some of the most important areas of biodiversity.
There are many reasons we need to protect wilderness: ... At the same time, we
work to safeguard unprotected areas from development so that their wild ...
Nov 25, 2014 ... It's tempting to think that once we declare a protected area protected, all the
species, ecosystem services, and ecosystem functioning within the ...
"Latin America and the Caribbean; A Biodiversity Superpower" is an initiative of
the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Marlon Flores, Senior ...