Biodiversity : Features

There are 52 documents in this section.

  • Biodiversity hotspots revealed

    2 March 2001

    US-based Conservation International has completed an updated version of its Global Biodiversity Hotspots map - showing areas of key importance in the battle to save the planet's diversity of life. Here, Russell Mittermeier, Ian Bowles and William Konstant explain what the map reveals and how it can be used to develop a global conservation strategy.

  • Hotspots in focus

    2 March 2001

    Here we review some major biodiversity hotspots around the world and the threat to the many key species and plants in these regions.