Further Information

Note: Information from external websites may not be available if using the Resource kit from the offline DVD.


File type File name Description
Biosecurity NZ (BNZ) The division of NZ government charged with leadership of the New Zealand Biosecurity system. Contains lots of useful information on biosecurity.  
Conservation International (CI) International conservation organization.  
BirdLife International A global Partnership of conservation organisations that strives to conserve birds, their habitats and global biodiversity, working with people towards sustainability in the use of natural resources  
Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Signed by 150 government leaders at the 1992 Rio Earth Summit, the Convention on Biological Diversity is dedicated to promoting sustainable development.  
Department of Conservation, NZ (DOC). World leading department in conservation. Contains lots of useful information on eradications.  
Global Invasive Species Database (GISD) An extensive database managed by ISSG of information on invasives species.  
Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk project (HEAR) Invasive species information for Hawaii and the Pacific  
Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG) The mission of ISSG is to reduce threats to natural ecosystems and the native species they contain by increasing awareness of invasive species and ways to prevent, control and eradicate them  
Island Conservation (IC) International implementing agency focussed on preventing extinctions by eradictating invasive species from islands  
IUCN red list Widely recognized as the most comprehensive, objective global approach for evaluating the conservation status of plant and animal species.  
Pacific Invasives Initiative (PII) A leading capacity development organisation for invasive species management in the Pacific region.  
Pacific Invasives Learning Network (PILN) A learning network bringing people together to share ideas and skills on invasive species management.  
Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme website (SPREP) SPREP is a regional organization established by governments and adminstrations of the Pacific region to look after its environment.  

Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) SPC is an intergovernmental oraginsation that provides technical and ploicy advice and assistance to its Pacific Island members.  

The Nature Conservancy (TNC). An international conservation organization.