Graphics Library >> Vital Water Graphics >> Fish diversity in freshwater ...

Fish diversity in freshwater systems

Fish diversity in freshwater systems

File type Download Size Language
.jpg .jpg Download 31 kb -
Uploaded 25 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2005
From collection: Vital Water Graphics
Author: Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Description:
Although freshwater ecosystems such as rivers, lakes and wetlands occupy less than 2% of the Earth's total land surface, they provide a wide range of habitats for a significant proportion of the world's plant and animal species. This graphic explains which areas of the world have high and low populations of fish species and of endemic fish.
Downloads: 103     Rating: 3
  • Causes of sea level rise from climate change
  • Water consumption - top countries
  • Water withdrawal and consumption
  • Regulation of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers
  • Renewable freshwater supplies, per river basin
  • Benefits from marine and coastal ecosystems and activities
  • carbon_cycle
  • Phosphate levels in major basins