diversity among and within plant and animal species in an environment.
Biodiversity, a contraction of "biological diversity," generally refers to the variety
and variability of life on Earth. One of the most widely used definitions defines it ...
Biodiversity, the variety of life, is absolutely essential to the health of our planet's
ecosystems. Learn more about biodiversity, why we depend on it, and how it is ...
Biodiversity is important, more than just the 'I want my children to enjoy it' reason.
For example, the richness of diversity allows medicines and foods to be ...
Biodiversity. Biodiversity: the HUGE variety of other animals and plants on our
planet, together with the places where found. Our planet is simply amazing.
Biodiversity is a contraction of biological diversity. It reflects the number, variety
and variability of living organisms and how these change from one location to ...
Biodiversity encompasses all living species on Earth and their relationships to
each other. This includes the differences in genes, species and ecosystems.
The CBD definition is the internationally accepted definition of biodiversity. The
E.O. Wilson version is included below (in further definitions) as the first recorded
A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of biodiversity.