15th Biodiversity COP (2021)

Poster Kunming, China is scheduled to host the 15th Biodiversity COP – cbd.int/meetings/COP-15 – with the theme “Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth.” Delayed until the second quarter of 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Hashtags: #COP15, #Biodiversity2020, #SBSTTA, #Post2020 Planeta.com is updating this guide to the event, making requests …

Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network

Logo Elsewhere on the Web: Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network (GEOBON) Virtual conference this week: GEO BON Open Science Conference 2020. Hashtag: #osc2020 Key Linksgeobon.orgProjects2020 [email protected]_org Questions What are the conference hashtags? #osc2020 In what ways is the conference an example of open science and open access? For those who have not registered, …

Wildlife

Graphic:  Wildlife Wildlife includes all non-domesticated plants and animals. Species Spotlight Alligators Birds Ducks Penguins Elephants Elk Giraffes Rhinos Whales Planeta.com Wild Australia Wild New Zealand Wild USA Wild Ocean Biodiversity Nature Wildlife Tourism Wildlife Friendlier Fences

Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)

Logo Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) – ipbes.net – is the intergovernmental body which assesses the state of biodiversity and of the ecosystem services it provides to society, in response to requests from decision makers. Key Links ipbes.net Periscope Facebook YouTube Instagram @IPBES Podcast 🔊 @IPBES is pleased to announce the first-ever …

Biodiversity Heritage Library

Logo Elsewhere on the Web: the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) – biodiversitylibrary.org – improves research methodology by collaboratively making biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. BHL also serves as the literature component of the Encyclopedia of Life . BHL is a consortium of natural history and botanical …

How can remote allies, friends, journalists, and others participate in #COP15?

Roofdog A request for the organizers of the 15th Biodiversity COP: Please show us communication strategies where remote participants can engage – listen, learn, and share relevant info. Translating: How can remote allies, friends, journalists, and others participate in #COP15? Spanish: ¿Cómo pueden los aliados, amigos, periodistas, y otras personas participar en forma lejana (remote …

Envisioning Collections Management for the Evolving Biodiversity Data Lifecycle

Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library Upcoming livestreaming zoom, Tuesday, 5am Pacific. Envisioning Collections Management for the Evolving Biodiversity Data Lifecycle originally prepared for the SPNHC & ICOMNATHIST 2020 Conference. Key Links 2020-program YouTube Facebook ufl.zoom.us (password is 712214) Collaborative notes Questions What are the key takeaways for improving public engagement with biodiversity in 2020? Elsewhere on …

Pollinators

Buzzwords Pollinator = A pollinator is an animal that moves pollen from the male anther of a flower to the female stigma of a flower Also see: pollenizer, a plant that is a source of pollen for the pollination process Pollinator Week is Mon, Jun 22 – Sun, Jun 28, 2020 pollinator.org Embedded Tweets It’s …

Conabio

Photo: Martin Kalfatovic, Rooftop Garden Mexico – Conabio’s mission is to promote, coordinate, support and carry out activities aimed at the knowledge of biological diversity, as well as its conservation and sustainable use for the benefit of society. Key Links conabio.gob.mx Búsqueda = Search Facebook – Live YouTube @conabio Google Maps goo.gl/maps/NWKnKQ3x7tBDKT286 Embedded Tweets Conoce nuestro …

Biodiversity Links

Buzzwords Links related to biodiversity presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Biodiversity Crisis Explained – Vox If conservationists want business to be part of the solution, we also have to change – @mij_matt @unepwcmc Destrucción neta de biodiversidad – La Jornada New biodiversity chief to UN Secretary-General wants biodiversity mainstreamed http://www.nature.org/newsfeatures/pressreleases/only-a-handful-of-countries-on-track-to-meet-their-biodiversity-goals.xml http://biographic.com/posts/sto/the-shortfalls-of-biodiversity – @bioGraphic @pkareiva …