Identification and gap analysis of key biodiversity areas: targets for comprehensive protected area systems

06 March 2008 | Downloads - publication

 Penny F. Langhammer, et al.  ISBN 978-2-8317-0992-5 Download PDF Order from Earthprint  

Important Bird Areas and Important Plant Areas have already been identified in more than 170 countries. The Key Biodiversity Areas approach builds on the work done to date, in order to provide practical guidance to governments in identifying those sites which must be protected to ensure the future of both biodiversity and humanity.

Best Practice Protected Area Guidelines Series ; no.015

Gland : IUCN, 2007. xiv, 116p.