Priority Conservation Areas: Grasslands, 2010

Priority Conservation Areas: Grasslands, 2010

This map shows the grasslands priority conservation areas (GPCAs) within North America’s Central Grasslands, an ecosystem considered among the most threatened in the continent and the world. GPCAs are defined as areas of tri-national importance due to their ecological significance and threatened nature, which are in need of international cooperation for their successful conservation. In […]

Priority Conservation Areas: Baja to Bering, 2005

This map shows the 28 marine priority conservation areas in the Baja to Bering region. The three North American countries have identified the Baja to Bering region – the region that extends from the Gulf of California north to the Bering Strait – as a high continental priority for biodiversity conservation. Priority conservation areas, critically […]

Priority Conservation Areas: Grasslands, 2005

This map shows the grasslands priority conservation areas (GPCAs) within North America’s Central Grasslands, an ecosystem considered among the most threatened in the continent and the world. GPCAs are defined as areas of tri-national importance due to their ecological significance and threatened nature, which are in need of international cooperation for their successful conservation. The […]