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An introduction to the IUCN Red List of Ecosystems

Complete Title: 
An introduction to the IUCN Red List of Ecosystems : the categories and criteria for assessing risks to ecosystems
IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

This introductory guide draws on a number of key IUCN Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) papers, case studies and background documents to provide a practical introduction to the RLE. It targets those who wish to gain a deeper understanding of the RLE as a risk assessment tool and those who wish to learn more about its possible applications in implementing conservation action. This document draws heavily on Version 1 of the Guidelines for the application of the IUCN Red List of Ecosystems Criteria and Categories and provides an overview of the scientific foundations supporting the RLE categories and criteria.

Imprint: 
Gland : IUCN, 2016
Physical Description: 
v, 14p. : ill., maps
Publication Year: 
2016
ISBN: 
978-2-8317-1787-6
DOI: 
https://doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.CH.2016.RLE.2.en

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Language(s): 
English
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Record created: 2016/04/27
Record updated: 2022/07/07