The following resources provide background information for the 2012 Biodiversity Summit.



Ministry of Natural Resources – Ontario’s Biodiversity Strategy

Ontario Biodiversity Council – State of Ontario’s Biodiversity 2010

Stewardship Network of Ontario

Biodiversity Awareness and Education Network

Ontario Nature – Biodiversity

Environmental Commissioner of Ontario – Special Report: Biodiversity: A Nation’s Commitment, an Obligation for Ontario


National – Canadian Biodiversity Strategy



United Nations Decade on Biodiversity (2011-2020)



Media Releases

2012 Summit Backgrounder