Review of the status and trends of, and major threats to, forest biological diversity

Complete Title: 
Review of the status and trends of, and major threats to, forest biological diversity
Non IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

This comprehensive review of forest biological diversity is an important contribution to the international debate on conservation and sustainable use of forest biodiversity. The review summarizes important scientific assessments and monitoring programmes of forest biological diversity, including broad-scale information about forest loss and studies on the effects of this loss to ecosystem functioning and consequently to ecosystem services.

Monographic Series:

Monographic Series no.: 
7
Imprint: 
Quebec, CA: Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, 2002
Physical Description: 
ii, 164p. : ill.
Publication Year: 
2002
ISBN: 
97-807-2173-9
Notes: 

Includes bibliographic references. The publication was produced from the work of the Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group on Forest Biological Diversity, a body established to assist the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA) to the Convention on Biological Diversity.

Number of copies: 
1
Language(s): 
English
Record created: 2013/09/13
Record updated: 2020/04/10