Resources

Links:
Endangered and Threatened species in NC
Endangered and Threatened species in Durham County, NC
North Carolina species
IUCN Red List

The following three sites contain millions of crowd-sourced biodiversity observations! Have fun looking through the data to see which plants or animals have been seen recently near you or to explore biodiversity all across the world. All of this data can be used to contribute to conservation.

iNaturalist
eBird
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility)

Mongabay – A good conservation news site that usually publishes articles about the latest conservation successes, setbacks, policies, new technologies, etc.

Cool new conservation technology:
Wildbook: Software to Combat Extinction
Conservation FIT

Presentations:
Environmental Markets, REDD+ and Blue Carbon. By Brian Murray

Interesting Articles:
How effective are protected areas in conserving biodiversity? By Terry Sunderland