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Learn about the conservation impacts of the IUCN Red List of Ecosystems here: https://goo.gl/RHLwCn

Impact review shows the tremendous influence RLE has had in countries where the still relatively new tool has been implemented.
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#DYK that the Best Technology for Fighting Climate Change Isn't a Technology? Learn more here: https://goo.gl/QTTpQU Via Scientific American

Forests are the most powerful and efficient carbon-capture system on the planet!
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Get a glimpse into future oceans here: http://ow.ly/53Om50jVa5T

Something peculiar is happening in the azure waters off the rocky cliffs of Ischia, Italy. There, streams of gas-filled volcanic bubbles rising up to the surface are radically changing life around them by making seawater acidic. Stanford researchers studying species living near these gassy vents have learned what it takes to survive in acidic waters, providing a glimpse of what future oceans might look like as they grow more acidic. #Stanford
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Scientists team up with indigenous, faithful to fight for forests! http://ow.ly/J7UQ50jVakd #Mongabay

Colombia’s deforestation rate has been accelerating since the country’s peace accord in 2016, which formally ended a more than 50-year civil conflict.
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#DYK what types of forest are found in Nigeria? Find out here: https://goo.gl/Eyj5jP

Nigeria has a diverse nature set within four climatic zones.
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Half of Costa Rica's regrown forests are gone within two decades! http://ow.ly/hrms50jVaup

Secondary forests are vital parts of the ecosystem, but in Costa Rica many of them are re-cleared before achieving old-growth levels of biodiversity.
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Conoce los impactos de la Lista Roja de Ecosistemas de UICN en la conservación aquí: https://goo.gl/RHLwCn

Evaluación de impacto muestra la tremenda influencia que la LRE ha tenido en los países donde esta relativamente nueva herramienta ha sido implementada.
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'Zombie' bacteria hint life on Earth began deep underground! http://ow.ly/f7eT50jVa7D

Researchers at the Deep Carbon Observatory (DCO) said they had found barely-living ‘zombie’ bacteria and tiny worms, inhabiting entirely new ecosystems more than three miles into the crust. #NewResearch
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#IUCN Publication Explores Biodiversity Indicator Development and Use for Business! Find more here: http://ow.ly/rx7950jVajj

The paper offers a logical series of steps to develop robust and reliable biodiversity indicators.
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#GoodNews: 109 Countries Experienced Improvements in Ocean Health, 2018 Index Finds! http://ow.ly/ARS450jVaiY

Island nations, including Aruba and New Caledonia, scored among the highest for ocean health.
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