tropical biodiversity

Logged rainforests can support as much biodiversity as virgin forest within 15 years


October 21st, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 21 (ANI): A new study by researchers at the University of Leeds, UK, has found that logged rainforests can support as much plant, animal and insect life as virgin forest ... Read more...

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Ancient refuges could be key to saving biodiversity under threat from climate change


May 30th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 30 (ANI): Australian researchers have said that ancient refuges could be the key to saving the country's unique biodiversity under threat from climate change.According to a report by ABC News, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Climate change may have claimed first mammal extinction in form of Australian possum


December 8th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): A team of scientists has claimed that a white possum native to Queenslands Daintree forest in Australia has become the first mammal to become extinct due to ... Read more...

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World is fast losing battle over tropical habitat loss


June 26th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, June 26 (ANI): A new review by University of Adelaide researchers has shown that the world is losing the battle over tropical habitat loss, with potentially disastrous implications for biodiversity ... Read more...

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