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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
Principles and Criteria for the Production of Sustainable Palm Oil. 2018 RSPO Manual
Quantifying the contribution to biodiversity conservation of protected areas governed by indigenous peoples and local communities. 2018 Corrigan, C. Peer-reviewed journal article Community management
Managing the Three Gorges Dam to Implement Environmental Flows in the Yangtze River. 2018 Cheng L Peer-reviewed journal article Water management
Guide for applying Working with Nature to Navigation Infrastructure Projects. EnviCom WG Report no. 176. 2018 PIANC, The World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure Report, Government
Both cetaceans in the Brazilian Amazon show sustained, profound population declines over two decades. 2018 Da Silva VM Peer-reviewed journal article
Both cetaceans in the Brazilian Amazon show sustained, profound population declines over two decades 2018 Da Silva, V.M.F. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Status, Distribution and Conservation Threats of Ganges River Dolphin in Nepal 2017 International Union fo Conservation of Nature Nepal Report, NGO Research and monitoring
Listen to the river: Lessons from a global review of environmental flow success stories, 2017 Harwood, A. Report, NGO Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows
Development of Conservation Action Plan for Ganges River Dolphin, Part I 2017 Qureshi, Q. Report, Government Conservation Action Plan
AQUACULTURE STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL (ASC) CERTIFICATION IN CANADA: Technical Report. 2017 Roebuck, K. Report, NGO Fisheries management
Sambor Hydropower Dam Alternatives Assessment Final Report 2017 Natural Heritage Institute Report, Government Water management
Indus River dolphin (Platanista gangetica minor) – an update on the current assessment and conservation challenge. 2017 Aisha, H. Conference proceedings Research and monitoring
Long-term effectiveness of pingers on a small population of finless porpoises in Japan 2017 Amano, M. Peer-reviewed journal article Acoustic deterrents/Pingers
Present Status of Ganges River Dolphins Platanista gangetica gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801) in the Turag river, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2017 Baki, M. A. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Impacts of gravel jetting on the composition of fish spawning substrates: Implications for river restoration and fisheries management 2017 Basic, T. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Heavy metal contamination in surface water and sediment of the Meghna River, Bangladesh 2017 Bhuyan MS Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Exploratory survey on Hilsa (Tenualosa ilisha) catch and life stages availability along up / down stream of Farakka Barrage 2017 Das, B. K. Report, Government Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows
Article 6 Climate Change Related Proxies in Indian Sundarbans. 2017 Mitra A Book Chapter Research and monitoring
Selected best practices in water management 2017 Niti Ayog Report, Government Water management
Research Gap Analysis (Biodiversity & Aquatic) under the Expanding the Protected Area System to Incorporate Important Aquatic Ecosystems (EPASIIAE) Project 2017 Rahman M.M. Report, NGO Protected Areas