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 Nauru Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment

Article on the tradition of catching frigate birds in Nauru. 

 Nauru Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment

BOC Bulletin. Scientific article

 Nauru Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment

The definition of Biodiversity for the purpose of the Nauru Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan is: The variety of life forms, the different plants, animals and micro-organisms, the genes they contain, and the ecosystems they form. It is usually considered at three levels; genetic diversity, species diversity, and ecosystem diversity. It thus includes all the species that make up the natural world of Nauru, those which naturally occur on the island, and those brought here by people.

 Nauru Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment

Scientific article: Pacific Science 2008 (62 : 4 ) 499-507

 Nauru Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment

Photocopy article by Vigors Earle published in Walkabout (Sept. 1st, 1941)

 Nauru Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment

Dataset that provides a direct link to Nauru's data hosted on the GBIF website/records.

 Nauru Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment

This report fulfills Nauru's 5th reporting requirement to the Convention on Biological Diversity which is also Nauru's first national report to be submitted to the convention. In this regard, the report attempts to provide a comprehensive assessment of the status and trends of our island’s biodiversity and threats to its survival and viability, and it also provides an account of actions that have been implemented to protect and conserve Nauru's biodiversity.

 Nauru Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment

The findings of this BIORAP survey have identified or re-confirmed the critical importance of the biodiversity and ecosystems of Nauru's terrestrial and marine environments and the urgent need for follow-up activities to manage and mitigate threats for their conservation.

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