Tag Archives: biodiversity
Reducing the impact of logging

Reducing biodiversity impacts from logging in Guyana

Recent studies have indicated that modern forestry methods associated with Sustainable Forest Management and certification schemes, significantly mitigate the negative effects normally associated with logging in tropical forests.

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Welcome to Biodiversity Science

This is the first edition of Biodiversity Science – a quarterly peer-reviewed newsletter for those involved in biodiversity surveys or conservation management research.

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REDD scheme: a viable method for protecting biodiversity?

The UN REDD scheme has so far attracted over US$ 4.5 billion in pledged funds. But will REDD funded projects really help biodiversity protection and if so how are biodiversity performance criteria going to be built into such schemes and then monitored?.

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