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European Red List of vascular plants
This publication summarises results for a selection of Europe's native species of vascular plants. In total 1,826 vascular plant species have been assessed from the following groups: species listed… Expand
Towards a definition of a crop wild relative
- N. Maxted, B. Ford-Lloyd, S. Jury, S. Kell, M. Scholten
- Biodiversity & Conservation
- 2 July 2006
Crop wild relatives are an important socio-economic resource that is currently being eroded or even extinguished through careless human activities. If the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the CBD… Expand
A prioritized crop wild relative inventory to help underpin global food security
The potentially devastating impacts of climate change on biodiversity and food security, together with the growing world population, means taking action to conserve crop wild relative (CWR) diversity… Expand
Orchid conservation: A global perspective
Orchids are one of the most diverse and most widespread families of flowering plants and are one of the few plant families that have a profile that can benefit plant conservation on a broad scale.… Expand
Quality standards for genetic reserve conservation of crop wild relatives.
Conservation and sustainable use of crop wild relatives
Conservation of crop wild relatives (CWRs) is a complex interdisciplinary process that is being addressed by various national and international initiatives, including two Global Environment Facility… Expand
Entanglements of marine mammals and seabirds in central California and the north-west coast of the United States 2001-2005.
- Emma Moore, Shannon E. Lyday, +12 authors S. Kell
- Geography, Medicine
- Marine pollution bulletin
- 1 July 2009
Entanglement records for seabirds and marine mammals were investigated for the period 2001-2005. The entanglement records were extracted from databases maintained by seven organizations operating… Expand
Toward the Systematic Conservation of Global Crop Wild Relative Diversity
Growing concern over the potentially devastating impacts of climate change on biodiversity and food security, considered together with the growing world population, means that taking action to… Expand
Crops and wild relatives of the Euro-Mediterranean region: making and using a conservation catalogue.
China’s crop wild relatives: Diversity for agriculture and food security
The potentially devastating impacts of climate change on crop production and food security are now widely acknowledged. An important component of efforts to mitigate these impacts is the production… Expand