Biodiversity Conversations Resource Library

This library is a complimentary resource for the Biodiversity Conversations e-Dialogue series. Containing articles, reports, videos, data visualizations, and other imperative resources on biodiversity, it brings together a series of content curated by Women for Nature and Nature Canada

Reports & Atlases

Living Planet Report 2016          The State of North America's Birds 2016          Global Soil Biodiversity Atlast          Nature at Work: Why Biodiversity is Important to You!

From Laggard to Leader          Canadian Taxonomy: Exploring Biodiversity, Creating Opportunity          "Living Planet Report Canada           

Social Media

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Videos

Data Visualizations

Migrations in Motion

Resources, Websites & Initiatives

Birdlife Support Tools for Biodiversity Targets
Birdlife International. (n.d.). Birdlife Support Tools for Achieving Biodiversity Targets. Retrieved from http://www.birdlife.org/sites/default/files/attachments/BirdLife_support...

Progress and Alignment of National Targets to the Aichi Biodiversity Targets
Birdlife International. (n.d.). Progress and Alignment of National Targets to the Aichi Biodiversity Targets [PowerPoint presentation]. Retrieved from http://www.birdlife.org/sites/default/files/world_maps_in_powerpoint_pro...

Key Biodiversity Areas: What they are and why we care
Nature Canada. (2017). Key Biodiversity Areas: What they are and why we care. Retrieved from https://naturecanada.ca/tag/key-biodiversity-area/

State of Ontario’s Biodiversity 2015 Indicators
Ontario Biodiversity Council. (2015). State of Ontario’s Biodiversity 2015 Indicators. Retrieved from http://sobr.ca/_biosite/wp-content/uploads/SOBR-2015_all-indicators_May-19-2015.pdf

The Canadian Biodiversity Website
The Canadian Biodiversity Website. (n.d). Home page. Retrieved from http://canadianbiodiversity.mcgill.ca/english/index.htm

Articles & News

What is ARC: How can design save wildlife and wild places?
ARC Solutions. (2017). What is ARC: How can design save wildlife and wild places? Retrieved from https://arc-solutions.org/what-is-arc/

New Global Biodiversity Atlas Reveals the Secrets of Soil
Borel, B. (2016, May 20) New Global Biodiversity Atlas Reveals the Secrets of Soil. Mental Floss. Retrieved from http://mentalfloss.com/

Canada takes small step for ocean health and marine protection
David Suzuki Foundation. (2017). Canada takes small step for ocean health and marine protection [Press release]. Retrieved from http://www.davidsuzuki.org/media/news/2017/02/canada-takes-small-step-fo...

Tallurutiup Imanga/Lancaster Sound to be Canada’s largest protected area
Doyle, S. ( 2017, August 14). Tallurutiup Imanga/Lancaster Sound to be Canada’s largest protected area. Canadian Geographic. Retrieved from https://www.canadiangeographic.ca/

Canada lags in conservation efforts
Galloway, G. (2017, July 23). Canada lags in conservation efforts. The Globe and Mail. Retrieved from https://www.theglobeandmail.com/

Why alien species can have catastrophic economic consequences
Laucius, J. (2017, February 28). Why alien species can have catastrophic economic consequences. Ottawa Citizen. Retrieved from http://ottawacitizen.com/

Margaret Atwood tries new wings with Angel Catbird graphic novel
La Rose, L. (2016, August 31). Margaret Atwood tries new wings with Angel Catbird graphic novel. CBC News. Retrieved from www.cbc.ca

Vast biodiversity database now available to all
McKeever, C. (2016, December 21). Vast biodiversity database now available to all. Natural History Museum. Retrieved from http://www.nhm.ac.uk/

Biologists say half of all species could be extinct by end of century
McKie, R. (2017, February 25). Biologists say half of all species could be extinct by end of century. The Guardian. Retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com

Wild bison roam Banff National Park for 1st time in more than century
Monforton, L. (2017, February 6). Wild bison roam Banff National Park for 1st time in more than century. CBC News. Retrieved from www.cbc.ca

Scientists call for tri-national conservation effort to save monarch butterfly
Mortillaro, N. (2017, January 14). Scientists call for tri-national conservation effort to save monarch butterfly. CBC News. Retrieved from http://www.cbc.ca/

Over half of world's wild primate species face extinction, report reveals
Sample, I. (2017, January 18). Over half of world's wild primate species face extinction, report reveals. The Guardian. Retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com

Canada's barren ground caribou classified as 'threatened'
Van Dusen, J. (2016, December 7). Canada's barren ground caribou classified as 'threatened'. CBC News. Retrieved from http://www.cbc.ca/