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Western Hemisphere hub >

Contents below:

     · Western Hemisphere initiatives

       · International organizations

Also see Regional geography of migratory species

Western hemisphere initiatives

1940 Convention on Nature Protection and Wildlife Preservation in the Western Hemisphere

     Overview @ Ecolex

     Text & Annexes in USGPO print @ Google Books

     Text @ OAS

     Text @ Library of Congress

     Text @ USFWS

     Entry in the Encyclopedia of the New American Nation

Americas Program

Center for the Study of the First Americans


Important Bird Areas (IBAs) in the Americas @ Birdlife International

          · Bird Studies Canada

          · Canadian Nature Federation

          · National Audubon Society

          · CONABIO site

Western Hemisphere Migratory Species Initiative

     · OAS pages:

          · WHMSI

          · WHMSI      

      · CMS page

     · As of July 27, 2017, the WHMSI page at USFS was no longer available; the initiative seems to have run its course.

International organizations

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

Organization of American States (OAS)

     Executive Secretariat for Integral Development (SEDI)

          Department of Sustainable Development (DSD)

Western Hemisphere ~ General information