international environmental information

ieinfo.net

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

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 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

> FindaLandTrust.org @ Land Trust Alliance [US]

Nature Conservancy (TNC)


Wilderness

Wilderness Information Network Home Page [US]

Wild Wilderness


Climate change & protected areas

Climate Adaptation Methodology for Protected Areas (CAMPA)