World Conservation Union


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

World Conservation Union:

see International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
References in periodicals archive ?
C] 2007 MCT Source: IUCN World Conservation Union Graphic: Zitha Olsen, Morten Lyhne
The indicator includes World Conservation Union (IUCN)-protected area categories I-VI.
Participants from 130 nations at his once-a-decade gathering sponsored by the World Conservation Union laid the groundwork for political action they hope will be taken at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in June.
TRAFFIC is a joint program of WWF, the global conservation organization and IUCN - The World Conservation Union.
Contractor name : IUCN THE WORLD CONSERVATION UNION
The World Conservation Union (IUCN) has listed all three of Cambodia's vulture species as "Critically Endangered".
Infact, according to the World Conservation Union, over 47,677 species may soon disappear.
The World Conservation Union lists the bird as endangered, with only 200 to 300 pairs left in the wild but the discovery of 84 birds - only one of which appears to have come from Siberia - raises the prospect of breeding grounds elsewhere.
Traffic, a joint operation of two leading international non-profits, the World Conservation Union (IUCN) and WWF, recommends that relief agencies and the Tanzanian government increase the supply of meat protein to refugees there to help reduce overhunting of already strained wildlife populations.
Amphibian Ark, the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums, and the World Conservation Union (IUCN) have declared 2008 "The Year of the Frog" to raise awareness and critical funding.
SIX of the world's eight species of bear are facing extinction, says the World Conservation Union.
of Tasmania, Australia) and fellow ecologists with the World Conservation Union (IUCN) introduce 26 contributed chapters reviewing our natural heritage, threats to it, the concept of Gross National Happiness, and solution strategies.
Full browser ?