TITLE

Climate change and conservation: no going back now

AUTHOR(S)
Sabto, Michele
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Ecos;Sep2012, Issue 175, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the need for Australia to conserve its biodiversity and national reserve system. It mentions about a report prepared by Dr. Michael Dunlop of the Ecosystem Sciences of Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO), that focuses on sensitivity of Australian biodiversity to climate change.
ACCESSION #
91687300

 

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