Monthly Archives: June 2013

New Studies on Climate Change

June 18, 2013

A recent paper from the IUCN published in PLoS ONE details findings from a massive effort to evaluate all of the world's bird, amphibian, and coral species for their vulnerability to climate change. The study is one of the biggest of its kind with an evaluation of over 16,000 species. Talk about comprehensive!

Climate Change climate change, conservation, IUCN, SSC, threats, biodiversity

Friends of Target 12

June 3, 2013

Many organizations around the world contribute to the protection of species, and a new partnership called Friends of Target 12 brings several of these organizations together to support the achievement of "Target 12."

Species collaboration, conservation, biodiversity, One Plan Approach, climate change