World Foundation for Environment and Development
http://www.wfed.org/

World Foundation for Environment and Development


This site is the home page for the World Foundation for Environment and Development (WFED), an independent non-governmental organization working to sustain economic development and conservation of the Earth's biological resources. The main page includes a contents menu that provides links to a wealth of information on WFED and its wide variety of projects involving bioprospecting, benefits-sharing agreements, and protection and conservation of biodiversity. The "Projects" heading provides links to descriptions of WFED projects based on location including Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and the United Nations. An "Information Resources" heading provides links to a variety of sources including numerous useful articles and reports, bibliographies, videos for purchase including "Yellowstone Revealed", a glossary of terms, and further internet links.


Subject: Biology:Ecology:Metabolism, Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Economics, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biodiversity, Biology:Diversity, Biogeochemistry, Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology , Biology:Microbiology, Environmental Science:Sustainability, Policy:Global Policy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Biographical Resources, Scientific Resources:Collection, Audio/Visual:Animations/Video
Special Interest: Sustainability
Grade Level: General Public
Theme: Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Sustainability, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Public Policy, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Biogeoscience, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Biocomplexity
Environmental Policy: Environmental Economics, Global Policy
Extreme Environments: Extremely Hot
Topics: Biosphere:Biogeochemistry, Ecology:Habitats, Biosphere:Methods of Microbiology, Microbiology, Diversity, Ecology:Habitats:TerrestrialKeyword: Yellowstone National Park