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IUCN Publication

Freshwater biodiversity in the Lake Victoria Basin

The Lake Victoria Basin is internationally recognised for its high freshwater species diversity and endemism, which are of critical importance to local livelihoods and national economies within the basin.

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2018
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The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in Madagascar and the Indian Ocean islands hotspot

The inland waters of Madagascar and the Indian Ocean islands hotspot support a high diversity of aquatic species with high levels of endemism.

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2018
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Freshwater Key Biodiversity Areas in the north-western Mediterranean sub-region

The Mediterranean Basin biodiversity hotspot is known to be one of the most biologically rich and complex regions on Earth.

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2017
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Freshwater key biodiversity areas in Canada

Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs) are areas contributing significantly to the global persistence of biodiversity. KBAs need to be managed to ensure environmental flows are sufficient to support these fragile freshwater ecosystems.

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2017
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European Red List of Habitats : Part 2. Terrestrial and freshwater habitats

This publication summarises the results of the European Red List for terrestrial and freshwater habitats. It provides an overview on the character, extent and status of 233 natural and semi-natural, terrestrial and freshwater habitat types through assessments undertaken between 2013 to 2016.

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2016
IUCN Publication

Panorama des services écologiques fournis par les milieux naturels en France, vol. 2.5 : les écosystèmes d'eau douce

Suite au 1er volume « contexte et enjeux » des services écologiques, le Comité français de l’UICN publie 6 brochures présentant les services écologiques fournis par 6 grands types d’écosystèmes français (métropole et outre-mer) présentés selon les 4 catégories définies dans le Millennium Ecosyste

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2015
IUCN Publication

Les zones clés pour la biodiversité d'eau douce dans le hotspot du bassin méditerranéen

Le hotspot  (point chaud) de la biodiversité du bassin méditerranéen est bien connu pour l'importance que sa biodiversité revêt à l'échelle mondiale, mais l'importance de la biodiversité d'eau douce n'était pas reconnue précédemment.

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2015
IUCN Publication

The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in the eastern Mediterranean

The Eastern Mediterranean region supports just over 4.4% of the global human population yet contains only 1.1% of its renewable water resources, which are under constant threat from the impacts of unsustainable water withdrawal, dam development and climate change.

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2014
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Freshwater key biodiversity areas in the Mediterranean basin hotspot

While the Mediterranean basin biodiversity hotspot is well known for its globally important biodiversity, its freshwater biodiversity has not been as widely recognized for its importance.

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

Arctic biodiversity assessment : status and trends in Arctic biodiversity : synthesis

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2013
IUCN Grey Literature

Documento base de la estrategia global para la conservación de especies dulceacuícolas

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2012
IUCN Publication

Évaluation de la valeur socio-économique des espèces d'eau douce en Afrique du Nord

Ce projet vise à évaluer la valeur socio-économique des espèces d'eau douce en Afrique du Nord, dans le cadre des menaces pesant sur les espèces identifiées et documentées précédemment par la Liste rouge de l'UICN des espèces menacéesTM.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Evaluación del valor socio-económico de especies de agua dulce en la región del norte de África

Este proyecto pretende evaluar el valor socio-económico de especies de agua dulce a lo largo de la región del norte de África en el contexto de las amenazas para esas especies tal y como se ha determinado y documentado previamente en la Lista Roja de la UICN de especies amenazadas.

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2012
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Assessment of the socio-economic value of freshwater species for the northern African region

This project aims to assess the socioeconomic value of freshwater species across the northern African region within the context of the threats to those species as previously determined and documented by the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Strategic adaptive management guidelines for effective conservation of freshwater ecosystems in and around protected areas of the world

This publication lays out the basic steps required by a catchment or protected area manager to begin the Strategic Adaptive Management (SAM) process. We provide the series of steps to help deal with the complex task facing the freshwater manager.

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2012
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Tacaná watersheds, Guatemala and Mexico : transboundary water governance and implementation of IWRM through local community action

Beginning with a grassroots approach to water management, increased knowledge and information and the improvement of environmental health and livelihoods, the region around the Tacaná volcano on the border of Guatemala and Mexico has shown the way forward in scaling up local level approaches to n

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2012
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Volta River Basin, Ghana and Burkina Faso : transboundary water management through multi-level participatory governance and community projects

In the Volta basin, WANI and partners have worked with riparian states to improve water governance and water management practices.

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2012
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Mekong River Basin : mobilising grassroots engagement and facilitating high-level dialogue for transboundary water management

The Water and Nature Initiate’s (WANI) activities in the Mekong followed a strategy of mobilizing grass-roots engagement of local stakeholders in decision making, while facilitating high-level dialogues.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Pangani River Basin, Tanzania : building consensus on water allocation and climate change adaptation

Climate change and the over exploitation of water resources is challenging the sustainability of the Pangani River Basin to deliver water services. Competition for diminishing water resources has led to tensions between the various stakeholders within the basin.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Komadugu Yobe Basin, upstream of Lake Chad, Nigeria : multi-stakeholder participation to create new institutions and legal frameworks to manage water resources

Inappropriate water management practices in the Komadugu Yobe Basin, upstream of Lake Chad in northern Nigeria, changed the seasonal river flow and caused widespread environmental degradation.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Environmental flows : demonstrations and knowledge sharing through regional and global networks to turn policy into action

Environmental flows improve water management by ensuring a sustainable water supply to meet the needs of people, agriculture, energy, industry and the environment.

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2011
IUCN Publication

The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in the Western Ghats, India

The Western Ghats is one of the world’s most heavily populated biodiversity hotspots providing for and supporting 400 million people through water for drinking, transport, irrigation, and hydroelectric power, together with food and resources to sustain livelihoods.

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2011
IUCN Publication

The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in central Africa

One of the main reasons cited for inadequate representation of biodiversity in the development processes is a lack of readily available information on inland water taxa.

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2011
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The diversity of life in African freshwaters : under water, under threat : an analysis of the status and distribution of freshwater species throughout mainland Africa

This volume gives the most up-to-date information on the distributions and conservation status of species in all inland water ecosystems across mainland continental Africa and the reasons behind their declining status.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Assessing biodiversity in Europe : the 2010 report

This report considers the status and trends of pan-European biodiversity in a range of ecosystems, and the implications of these trends for biodiversity management policy and practice.

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2010
IUCN Publication

The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in northern Africa

This assessment is the first overview of the conservation status of 877 northern African freshwater species belonging to five taxonomic groups—fish, molluscs, dragonflies and damselflies, freshwater crabs and aquatic plants—in accordance with the IUCN regional Red List guidelines.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Water ecosystem services and poverty under climate change : key issues and research priorities : report of a scoping exercise to help develop a research programme for the UK Department for International Development

To help shape a research programme proposed by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), this report seeks to highlight some of the critical issues facing water ecosystem services in Africa, South Asia and Latin America and makes recommendations on the research that is needed to fil

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2009
IUCN Publication

The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in western Africa

Lack of readily available information on the status and distribution of inland water taxa in western Africa explains why biodiversity is often poorly represented within the development planning process.

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2009
IUCN Publication

Project for improving water governance in the Volta basin : phase 1 completion report from July 2004 to September 2007

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2008
IUCN Publication

Projet d'amélioration de la gouvernance de l'eau dans le bassin de la Volta : rapport de fin de phase 1 de juillet 2004 à septembre 2007

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2008
IUCN Grey Literature

El estado y la distribución de los peces endémicos de agua dulce en la cuenca del Mediterráneo

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2007
Non IUCN Publication

Aquatic telemetry : advances and applications

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2005
Non IUCN Publication

Freshwater ecoregions of Africa and Madagascar : a conservation assessment

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2005
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The Australian freshwater protected area resourcebook : the policy background, role and importance of protected areas for Australian inland aquatic ecosystems

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2004
IUCN Publication

The conservation and sustainable use of freshwater resources in West Asia, Central Asia and North Africa

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2004
IUCN Publication

International water governance : conservation of freshwater ecosystems. Vol.1 : International agreements, compilation and analysis

An analysis is provided of the most relevant provisions on freshwater ecosystems conservation, present in international treaties, and bilateral and multilateral agreements relating to rivers and lakes. Included also an analysis of relevant European Union legislation.

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2004
IUCN Grey Literature

Developing a method for prioritising sites for freshwater biodiversity conservation : report on a workshop

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2002
Non IUCN Publication

Freshwater ecoregions of North America

North America's freshwater habitats and the extraordinary biodiversity they contain are facing unprecedented threats from a range of sources. As an initial step in identifying those areas where protective and restorative measures should be implemented first, World Wildlife Fund-US assembled a tea

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2000
Non IUCN Publication

Introduced species in the Nordic countries

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2000
Non IUCN Publication

Pilot analysis of global ecosystems : freshwater systems

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2000
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Freshwater biodiversity of Latin America and the Caribbean : a conservation assessment. Report of a workshop

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1998
Non IUCN Publication

Freshwater biodiversity in Asia with special reference to fish

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1996
Non IUCN Publication

Water in crisis : a guide to the world's fresh water resources

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1993
Non IUCN Publication

Biological diversity in Namibia : a country study

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