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Land: Habitat conservation & protected areas

Land conservation and protected area information

Key Biodiversity Areas (KBA)

LandScope @ NatureServe

Protected areas @ CBD

Protected Areas Data Portal @ National Gap Analysis Program (GAP) @ USGS

Protected Planet & World Database on Protected Areas

  • From a global persepective, this site is the "most comprehensive"—a great place to start.

World Heritage Center

Terrestrial protected areas @ World Bank data

Protected area institutions and initiatives

Berkeley Institute for Parks, People, and Biodiversity

Biodiversity and Protected Area Management Programme (BIOPAMA)

Coalition to Protect America's National Parks

George Wright Society

Natural Areas Association

Nature Needs Half

Panorama: Inspiring Protected Area Solutions

World Land Trust

World Commission on Protected Areas @ IUCN

Private/nongovernmental land conservation - Information & networks

Coalition for Private Investment in Conservation

Conservation Almanac: Tracking investments in protected lands [US]

European Private Land Conservation Network (ELCN)

International Land Conservation Network

Land Trust Alliance [US]

National Conservation Easement Database [US]

Private Lands Conservation Network @ Wildlands Network

Private Landowner Network

Privately Protected Areas and Nature Stewardship @ WCPA @ IUCN

Tools for Engaging Landowners Effectively

Western Landowners Alliance

Private/nongovernmental land conservation - Institutions

> @ Land Trust Alliance [US]

Nature Conservancy (TNC)


Wilderness Information Network Home Page [US]

Wild Wilderness

Climate change & protected areas

Climate Adaptation Methodology for Protected Areas (CAMPA)