Acronyms


Definitions of acronyms mentioned in this course

Browse the glossary using this index

Special | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | ALL

C

CBD

Convention for Biological Diversity

http://cbd.int

E

EBV

Essential Biodiversity Variable

Essential Biodiversity Variables. H. M. Pereira, S. Ferrier, M. Walters, G. N. Geller, R. H. G. Jongman, R. J. Scholes, M. W. Bruford, N. Brummitt, S. H. M. Butchart, A. C. Cardoso, N. C. Coops, E. Dulloo, D. P. Faith, J. Freyhof, R. D. Gregory, C. Heip, R. Höft, G. Hurtt, W. Jetz, D. S. Karp, M. A. McGeoch, D. Obura, Y. Onoda, N. Pettorelli, B. Reyers, R. Sayre, J. P. W. Scharlemann, S. N. Stuart, E. Turak, M. Walpole, M. Wegmann

EOV

Essential Ocean Variable

 

Miloslavich P, Bax NJ, Simmons SE, et al. Essential ocean variables for global sustained observations of biodiversity and ecosystem changes. Glob Change Biol. 2018;24:2416–2433. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14108

 

G

GEO BON

Group on Earth Observations. Biodiversity Observation Network

 

GOOS

Global Ocean Observing System

http://www.goosocean.org/

 

I

IPBES

Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

https://www.ipbes.net/

O

OBIS

Ocean Biodiversity Information System

http://iobis.org

S

SARCE

South American Research Group on Coastal Ecosystem

SDG

Sustainable Development Goals

https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/