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IUCN Publication

Handbook of the mammals of the world : vol. 8 : insectivores, sloths and colugos

Volume 8 of the Handbook of Mammals of the World (HMW) contains an unusual compilation of important but smaller orders that we now know have either distant or nearly no taxonomic relationships. They include armadillos, sloths and anteaters. 

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2018
IUCN Grey Literature

Turtles in trouble

This updated publication is an effort to publicize the plight of tortoises and freshwater turtles by highlighting those species that are at the highest risk of extinction, in hopes that by calling greater attention to these magnifcent animals, we can help generate more international attention, mo

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2018
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Back from the brink = Desde el umbral de la extinción

Back from the Brink celebrates the remarkable resolve of innumerable people and institutions to save the ever-rising numbers of threatened species.

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2017
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Handbook of the mammals of the world : vol. 7 : rodents II

Volume 7 of the Handbook of Mammals of the World (HMW) covers 9 families of Rodents. 

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2017
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Primates in peril : the world's 25 most endangered primates, 2016-2018

Here we report on the ninth iteration of the biennial listing of a consensus of the 25 primate species considered to be among the most endangered worldwide and the most in need of conservation measures.

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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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Handbook of the mammals of the world : vol. 6 : lagomorphs and rodents I

Volume 6 of the Handbook of Mammals of the World (HMW) covers 27 families in two orders, lagomorphs and most of the families of the order Rodentia. 

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2016
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Estado de conservación y distribución de la biodiversidad de agua dulce en los Andes tropicales

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2016
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Cost and benefits of ecosystem based adaptation

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2016
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Coastal "blue" carbon

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2015
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Primates in peril : the world's 25 most endangered primates, 2014-2016

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2015
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The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in the Arabian peninsula

Freshwater habitats and biodiversity in the Arabian Peninsula are unique and highly valued for the essential role they play in people's survival, as well as that of its native flora and fauna.

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2015
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Handbook of the mammals of the world : vol. 5 : monotremes and marsupials

Platypus, opossums, kangaroos, koalas...Monotremes and marsupials include a host of animals that have intrigued mammal fanciers for centuries.

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2015
IUCN Grey Literature

Women in environmental decision making : case studies in Ecuador, Liberia, and the Philippines

Across the globe, women are heavily involved in the environmental sector, including in agriculture, fisheries, forestry, and in adapting to and mitigating climate change.

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2015
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Amphibian Alliance for Zero Extinction sites in Chiapas and Oaxaca

The potential for numerous amphibian species to go extinct in Oaxaca and Chiapas is high and worthy of being considered a major environmental problem.

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2015
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Keep it fresh or salty : an introductory guide to financing wetland carbon programs and projects

Wetlands have been the focus of conservation and restoration efforts for over a century, and governments, international actors (NGOs and academia) and local communities around the world are now increasingly engaging in wetland restoration or avoiding wetland degration activities for climate chang

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2014
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Handbook of the mammals of the world : vol. 4 : sea mammals

Humankind has long felt a kinship of ocean-dwelling mammals, and human culture, customs, and literature abound with sea mammal lore. This volume covers 19 families in 3 orders.

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2014
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Lémuriens de Madagascar

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2014
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Primates in peril : the world's 25 most endangered primates, 2012-2014

This report is the seventh iteration of the biennial listing of a consensus of the 25 primate species considered to be among the most endangered worldwide and the most in need of conservation measures.

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2014
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Lemurs of Madagascar : a strategy for their conservation 2013-2016

Many lemur species are on the very brink of extinction. Ninety-one per cent of all lemur taxa (species and subspecies) are now classified as Critically Endangered, Endangered, or Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.

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2013
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Handbook of the mammals of the world : vol. 3 : primates

Everybody knows that humans are members of the mammalian Order Primates, but ask somebody to name some of our cousins and they would at best come up with five or six of the most widely known.

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2013
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Principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design

This paper is a summary of a longer and fully referenced document by the same authors.

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2012
IUCN Publication

A gift of nature : twenty years of conservation and photography

The book is a synopsis of the last 20 years of groundbreaking CEMEX Conservation Books.

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2012
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Blue carbon policy framework 2.0 : based on the discussion of the International Blue Carbon Policy Working Group

Development and implementation of blue carbon-based activities now requires strategic policy and incentive mechanisms to achieve coastal conservation, restoration and sustainable use, and provide disincentives to drain or damage coastal systems.

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2012
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Projet de principes et lignes directrices intégrant des approches d'adaptations écosystémiques à des projets et à la conception de politiques : a discussion : note de synthèse

Ce document propose une série de projets de principes et de directives pour jeter les bases d’une planification de l’EbA. Ils sont destinés à un usage de planification d’adaptation nationale, par des institutions financières, et dans le cadre de projets de recherche.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Principios y lineamientos para la integración del enfoque basado en ecosistemas en el diseño de proyectos y políticas de adaptación : un documento para discusión : síntesis para decisores

Este documento propone un conjunto de principios y lineamientos que actúen como el fundamento para la planeación de la AbE.

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2011
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Draft principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design : a discussion document : policy brief

This paper is a summary of a longer and fully referenced document by the same authors.

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2011
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Draft principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design : a discussion document

This document proposes a series of draft principles and guidelines that were produced at a workshop with participation of its authors in June 2011, with the aim to serve as a foundation for planning ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation.

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2011
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La vie sauvage dans un monde en mutation : la Liste rouge de l'UICN des espèces menacées™ : analyse de la liste 2008

Dans ce volume, vous trouverez les informations les plus récentes sur la distribution des espèces confrontées à un risque d’extinction élevé dans certains des écosystèmes les plus importants du monde, et sur les raisons de ce déclin.

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2011
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Blue carbon policy framework : based on the first workshop of the International Blue Carbon Policy Working Group

Development and implementation of blue carbon-based activities now requires strategic policy and incentive mechanisms for coastal conservation, restoration and sustainable use, and and disincentives to drain or damage coastal systems. Currently no broad, strategic program exists to achieve this.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Handbook of the mammals of the world : vol. 2 : hoofed mammals

This second volume in the Handbook of the Mammals of the World series covers 17 families in six orders; although united here, their grouping as "hoofed mammals" is more practical than phylogenetic.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Primates of West Africa : a field guide and natural history

West Africa, from the coast of Senegal to Lake Chad and Cameroon's Sanaga River, is home to 60 primate species and subspecies, 46 of which occur nowhere else. They range from the nocturnal angwantibo, pottos, and galagos, to the mangabeys, baboons, and the drill, to guenons and colobus monkeys.

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2011
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Turtles in trouble : the world’s 25+ most endangered tortoises and freshwater turtles

As part of a comprehensive strategy to highlight and help prioritize urgently needed conservation action for the most critically endangered turtles and tortoises in the world, the Turtle Conservation Coalition have highlighted the Top 25 most endangered species every four years since 2003.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

What is needed to make REDD+ work on the ground ? Lessons learned from pilot forest carbon initiatives

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2010
IUCN Publication

Value island biodiversity : it's our life!

This is a report of a range of activities happened in the Pacific during the Year of Biodiversity (PYoB) 2010. It contains the PYoB in pictures, SPREP's work in 2010, initiatives and knowledge products launched during the year.

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2010
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Lemurs of Madagascar

The third edition of this title has been designed for easy use and to be an indispensable companion for the ecotourist, and especially for the primate-watcher.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Evolution lost : status and trends of the world’s vertebrates

This report has been produced by ZSL in collaboration with WWF, IUCN and SSC. It considers for the first time the current status and trends of global vertebrates in the context of human pressures, with a particular focus on threatened, novel and evolutionary distinct species.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Riqueza natural : servicios ecológicos, biodiversidad y bienestar humano

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2009
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Handbook of the mammals of the world : vol. 1 : carnivores

This first volume in the Handbook of the Mammals of the World series deals with the following families: African Palm Civet; Cats; Linsangs; Civets, Genets and Oyans; Hyenas; Mongooses; Euplerids; Dogs; Bears; Red Panda; Racoons; Skunks; Weasels, Martens, Polecats, Badgers and Otters.

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2009
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Primates in peril : the world's 25 most endangered primates, 2008-2010

This report, compiled by 85 experts from across the world, reveals that nearly half of all primate species are now in danger of becoming extinct from destruction of tropical forests, illegal wildlife trade and commercial bushmeat hunting.

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2009
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The wealth of nature : ecosystem services, biodiversity, and human well-being

What makes our planet's natural treasures worth saving, and why should we care?  With hundreds of stunning full-color photographs and more than twenty essays from some of the world's most respected scientists, this latest publication in the CEMEX Conservation Book Series aims to provide some of t

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2009
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Wildlife in a changing world : an analysis of the 2008 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Wildlife in a Changing World presents an analysis of the 2008 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

A climate for life : meeting the global challenge

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2008
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Conservation biology of freshwater turtles and tortoises : a compilation project of the IUCN/SSC Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group

Chelonian Research Monographs is an international peer-reviewed scientific publication series for monograph-length manuscripts, collected proceedings of symposia, edited compilations, and other longer turtle-related research documents.

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2008
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Threatened amphibians of the world

Amphibians are facing an extinction crisis, but getting to the facts has been difficult.

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2008
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Amphibian conservation action plan : proceedings IUCN/SSC Amphibian Conservation Summit 2005

Amphibian populations are disappearing from habitats all around the world. The crisis caught us by surprise - and only now are we able to fully grasp the scope of the situation.

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2007
IUCN Publication

Regional action plan for the conservation of the Cross River Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli)

The Cross River gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli) is recognized by IUCN as Critically Endangered, and is the most threatened taxon of ape in Africa. Work during the last two decades has revealed that fewer than 300 Cross River gorillas may remain, spread across an area of about 12,000 km2.

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2007
Non IUCN Publication

Libro rojo de los mamíferos de Colombia

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2006
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Speaking a common language : the uses and performances of the IUCN system of management categories for protected areas (Russian edition)

The system of protected area management categories lies at the centre of IUCN's work and its mission; their effective use is of fundamental concern to the Union and its members.

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2006
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Designing a communication strategy : the 4-P workshop

This publication is the first in the series Lessons from the Field: Conservation Awareness that was designed to address the challenges of communication and education as conservation tools.

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2006

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