News

Exponential growth of tourism since 1960's

The Caribbean is commonly referred to as the world’s most tourism-dependent region.

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40-years study: the rise of slimy cyanobacterial mats

A team of researchers conducted a 40-year study off the coasts of Curaçao and Bonaire, documenting shifts in local reef populations, specifically: corals, algal turfs, benthic cyanobacterial mats,

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Portals with detailed information

DCBD hosts a section on externally maintained information portals to bring you detailed information on algae, fish, flora and many, many more.

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Europe’s outermost regions

Netbiome is a network with experts and stakeholders  from management and research. It includes listings on expertise, contacts, activities, cases and biodiversity valuation methods.

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Dutch Caribbean Biodiversity Explorer

The CARMABI Biodiversity explorer is back online!  It brings authoritative information on over 5000 plants, animals, ecosystems, taxonomy and conservation status.

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