Entries in biodiversity (10)

Thursday
Jul042013

Plants top IUCN Red List as most endangered

It’s not necessarily the first thing that you would think of if somebody asked you to think of the most endangered species group. The first few thoughts would probably of animals, then perhaps birds, and then maybe fish. But most of the endangered species on the ICUN Red List is actually plants.

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Wednesday
May222013

International Biodiversity Day 2013

May 22nd is International Biodiversity Day, first established by the UN in 1993.

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Tuesday
Feb262013

Re-vegetation in Costa Rica

Deforestation causes devastating effects for the wildlife and communities that are supported by the forest, and in Costa Rica the devastation has been huge.

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Thursday
Feb072013

Asia Pulp & Paper finally give in to Greenpeace Pressure

Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) has finally, after a decade of pressure, agreed on a new Forest Conservation Policy in order to end its part in deforestation.

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Wednesday
Dec052012

Job Jealousy: Edward Parker, wildlife photographer

When speaking to Edward Parker about his past as a wildlife and nature photographer and author, Into the Wild found what he had to say truly inspiring as someone so totally enamoured by his work.

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Friday
Mar162012

National Park Profile (Evolution Special): Lake Malawi National Park 

It has been said that the importance of Lake Malawi National Park to the study of evolution is comparable to that of the Galapagos Islands. So what’s so important about this region, and what is being done to protect it?

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Wednesday
Feb082012

Islands: Biodiversity Hotspots

By their very definition, whether large or small, remote or nearby, islands are separate. Although obvious, this fact is hugely significant in terms of its implications on evolution and biodiversity. Today we look at some of the more unknown of these secluded pockets and explore their natural wonders.

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Monday
Dec052011

PROJECT FOCUS: COSTA RICA BIG CATS, PRIMATES & TURTLE CONSERVATION

This week on Into the Wild we will be enlightening those interested on some of the important scientific research carried out on three of our main projects: Costa Rica, Fiji and Tanzania. Here at Frontier we pride ourselves for the high standard of survey work carried out in the field, and we thought this would be a great opportunity to let everyone know what we have recently discovered.

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Friday
Oct212011

AFRICA FOCUS: MADAGASCAR

Located hundreds of kilometres from the coast of Africa and separated from the continent by 165 million years of evolution, Madagascar is unique in its culture and biodiversity.

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Friday
Oct142011

LONDON INTERNSHIPS WITH FRONTIER

To finish off the week we present some of the exciting internships available here in our London offices, ranging from researching biodiversity and conservation to assisting the online marketing team with website design and writing articles.

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