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Under Our Feet

12/03/2023

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The Niagara Escarpment’s talus slope is the keystone to its biodiversity. The soils and subterranean habitats found in the talus provides the medium for the abundance and diversity of life. The talus slope is composed of rocks and [...]

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UNESCO Newsletter Winter 2013

11/03/2023

Full article: UNESCO Newsletter Winter 2023_FINAL

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Biodiversity Brings You Value

10/03/2023

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Forty years ago my family started hiking the Bruce Trail. In 1986 my eight-year–old son became the youngest to complete the trail end-to-end. Every trip included new plants, secretive animals,or aerial acrobatics. Then I began [...]

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Niagara Escarpment Biodiversity

09/03/2023

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The United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity defines biodiversity as the variability among living organisms from all sources including, terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems, including diversity within species, between species, [...]

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Principles of Engagement: Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network

08/03/2023

The Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network continues its journey since September and the successful events that we had at our conference event in St Catharines. The board has met onseveral occasions to develop documents that the [...]

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Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network on the Rise

16/12/2022

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Foremost in the minds of the board members of the Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network is protecting the sanctity of ecosystems that harbour species at risk and advancing conservation ethics and practice. As the grassroots and [...]

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Official Statement from the Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network regarding Proposed Bill 23

28/11/2022

The Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network maintains UNESCO’s mandate and designation of the Niagara Escarpment Biosphere The Niagara Escarpment Biosphere represents an extensive stretch of forested land in south-central Ontario which [...]

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UNESCO Chair on Community Sustainability From Local to Global

11/10/2022

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To read more of this article, click on this link to download: UNESCO Chair Newsletter_Spring2022

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Welcome to the Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network

23/08/2022

  Now, more critically important than ever to human and natural system health, UNESCO Biospheres, including our own Niagara Escarpment Biosphere, help ensure the environmental, cultural, economic, and social sustainability of a [...]

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Launch of Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network

23/08/2022

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Working Together to Sustain the Niagara Escarpment Biosphere and Address Environmental Challenges The Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Network, a community-led grassroots organization, was introduced to the public during an official [...]

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