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Marine and Freshwater

Definition(s)

The variability among living organisms from all sources, including inter alia , terrestrial, marine and other aquatic ecosystems and the ecological complexes of which they are part; including diversity within species, between species and of ecosystems. (Source: CBD, Art. 2)

In other languages

French
biodiversité marine
Russian
биоразнообразие морской среды
Spanish
diversidad biológica marina
Arabic
تنوع بيولوجي بحري

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with marine biodiversity

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with marine biodiversity. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
Barcelona Convention
Specially Protected Areas and Biodiversity Protocol
Noumea Convention
United Nations Environment Assembly

Multimedia

Presentation - Biodiversity for Fisheries and Aquaculture