Knowledge Pool Biodiversity in Agriculture

Knowledge Pool

This Knowledge Pool serves as an information platform for Advisors, Certifiers, certified farms and product-, quality- and procurement managers of companies.

You will find information, further links and readings on biodiversity, ecosystem services, and invasive alien species. All within the context of the agrifood-sector. The chapters of the Knowledge Pool are based on the Training modules and the Recommendations to Improve Biodiversity Protection and will be updated regularly.

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Further Readings

IUCN Standards and Guidelines on biodiversity:

Classification schemes:

Species taxonomy
Ecosystem typology
Threats and Actions classification schemes
Nature’s Contributions to People

 IUCN standards and associated databases:

IUCN Red List Categories & Criteria & IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Red List of Ecosystems Guidelines & Red List of Ecosystems
Global Standard for the Identification of Key Biodiversity Areas & World Database
of Key Biodiversity Areas
Guidelines for Applying Protected Area Management Categories & World Database
on Protected Areas
Environmental Impact Classification of Alien Taxa & Global Invasive Species
IUCN Global Standard for Nature-based Solutions

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