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Asia is among the most biologically rich and also the highly populated area of the planet earth. Consequently, Asian countries are experi-encing severe threats to their biodiversity rich areas and the ecosystems. This is accentuated by the fact that in Asia millions of people derive their livelihood from the wild and that there is an emerging conflict between development and conservation. Thus developing sustainable ...

Mapping Asia Plants

Mapping Asia Plants (MAP) provides a database and standardized workflow for mapping Asia plant species. It is available to comprehensive basic information and interdisciplinary data mining for plant diversity conservation and research. MAP aims to collect, integrate Asia plant diversity resources and to develop a platform of Asia plant diversity. From the distribution of online data resources of global biodiversity ...

Asia Red List

The IUCN Red List is the most comprehensive information source on the status of wild species and their links to livelihoods. It is the clarion call for fighting the extinction crisis. To better prompt the Red List work in Asia countries and clarify the species status, ABCDNet aims to develop a Red List database covering all available Red Lists in Asia countries. Now ...

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