Scientific literature

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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
South Asian River Dolphin Task Team Workshop Report Kuala Lumpur, July 2019 2019 International Whaling Commission Workshop report Multiple conservation measures
Quantifying the impact of grain for green program on ecosystem service management: A case study of Exibei region, China. 2019 Yu, Q. Peer-reviewed journal article Water management
Policy improvements and farmers’ willingness to participate: Insights from the new round of China’s Sloping Land Conversion Program 2019 Zhang, Z. Peer-reviewed journal article Water management
Interactions between children, teenagers and botos (Inia araguaiaensis and Inia geoffrensis) in markets and fairs of Eastern Amazon. 2019 Rodrigues, A.L.F. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Mercury in populations of River Dolphins of the Amazon and Orinoco Basins 2019 Mosquera-Guerra, F. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Plano de Ação Nacional para a Conservação dos Mamíferos Aquáticos Amazônicos 2019-2024 2019 ICMBio Conservation Plan Conservation Action Plan
Boto (Inia geoffrensis—Cetacea: Iniidae) aggregations in two provisioning sites in the lower Negro River—Amazonas, Brazil: are they related? 2019 Gravena, W. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Plan de Acción Nacional para la Conservación de Delfines de Río y Manatí Amazónico en el Perú 2019 Produce Conservation Plan Conservation Action Plan
Environmental and Social Assessment Studies for Assam Inland Water Transport Project 2019 ARKITECHNO consultancies Report, Government Multiple conservation measures
Protected areas and freshwater biodiversity: a novel systematic review distils eight lessons for effective conservation 2019 Acreman, M. Peer-reviewed journal article Protected Areas
Guidelines for using a Global Standard for the Identification of Key Biodiversity Areas. Version 1.0 2019 KBA Standards and Appeals Committee Manual Protected Areas
Sand and Sustainability: Finding new solutions for environmental governance of global sand 2019 UNEP Report, Government
Quality unknown: the invisible water crisis 2019 World Bank Popular article
Fishing for the facts: river dolphin bycatch in a small-scale freshwater fishery in Bangladesh. 2019 Dewhurst-Richman Peer-reviewed journal article Fisheries management
Mercury contamination in water and sediments and the associated health risk: a case study of artisanal gold-mining. 2019 Riaz, A. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Trace elements accumulation in the Yangtze finless porpoise (Neophocaena asiaorientalis asiaorientalis) – A threat to the endangered freshwater cetacean. 2019 Xiong, X. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Plano de Ação Nacional para a Conservação dos Mamíferos Aquáticos Amazônicos 2019-2024 2019 Ministry of the Environment Conservation Plan Conservation Action Plan
Boom to bust? Implications for the continued rapid growth of the eastern Australian humpback whale population despite recovery. 2019 Noad, M. J. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
The global decline of freshwater megafauna 2019 Fengzhi, He Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Better Cotton Principles and Criteria V2.1 2018 BCI Report, NGO Community management