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What on Earth? The Threat to the Science Underpinning Conservation

Series: House of Lords Papers Volume: 118

By: House of Lords

48 pages, Tabs

The Stationery Office (TSO)

Paperback | Dec 2002 | #134526 | ISBN: 0104420723
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A report published prior to the Johannesburg World Summitt in 2002, urging the UK government to show renewed commitment to conservation. The report calls on the Government to: increase grant-in-aid funding to the science that underpins biodiversity conservation (systematic biology); identify priority areas of biodiversity about which conservationists need more information; and set up a co-ordinating body to improve communication between relevant Government departments (DEFRA, DCMS, DFID, OST), conservationists and systematic biologists to enable priority setting.

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