New strategies to stem the flow of fresh water loss

Post date: 
5 Aug 2019 - 09:45
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Freshwater habitats such as lakes, rivers and streams are under threat. People everywhere rely upon them for their survival - but a special journal edition, free to view for the next two years, brings hope with practical, transferable solutions.

This publication, titled ‘Freshwater conservation in the Anthropocene,’ and published in Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems on 19 July, follows the recently published IPBES report which revealed that changing land use is the single biggest driver of freshwater habitat loss.

For more informaiton, check UNEP-WCMC's website here