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www.cbd.int/convention/articles/?a=cbd-02

Feb 11, 2006 ... "Biological diversity" means the variability among living organisms from all sources including, inter alia, terrestrial, marine and other ...

byjus.com/biology/biodiversity

“Biodiversity is the variation among living organisms from different sources including terrestrial, marine and desert ecosystems, and the ecological complexes ...

www.biodiversitya-z.org/content/biodiversity

Introduction. The term biodiversity encompasses variety of biological life at more than one scale. It is not only the variety of species (both plant and animal) ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/biodiversity

The number, variety, and genetic variation of different organisms found within a specified geographic region. The American Heritage® Science Dictionary ...

kingcounty.gov/services/environment/animals-and-plants/biodiversity/defining-biodiversity.aspx

Nov 10, 2016 ... A definition found in the book entitled Precious Heritage; the Status of Biodiversity in the United States, very eloquently states, " ...

www.worldwildlife.org/pages/what-is-biodiversity

Biodiversity is all the different kinds of life you'll find in one area—the variety of animals, plants, fungi, and even microorganisms like bacteria that ...

www.worldbank.org/en/topic/biodiversity

Biodiversity is an essential element of life, the very fabric of "natural capital". The enormous variety and complex interactions between species, ...

www.uwgb.edu/biodiversity/about/biodiversity.asp

Biodiversity includes all inherited information contained across all levels of variation, from genetic variation contained in individuals that then make up ...

stats.oecd.org/glossary/detail.asp?ID=211

Nov 2, 2001 ... Biological diversity refers to the global variety of species and ecosystems and the ecological processes of which they are part, covering three ...

www.pbl.nl/en/en/topics/biodiversity/introduction-biodiversity

Biodiversity is the shortened form of two words "biological" and "diversity". It refers to all the variety of life that can be found on Earth (plants, ...

plato.stanford.edu/entries/biodiversity

The term “biodiversity” is a contraction of “biological diversity” or “biotic diversity”. These terms all refer to the idea of ...