J-BON

Japanese Biodiversity Observation Network(日本生物多様性観測ネットワーク)

ABOUT J-BON

J-BON is a network of researchers, NGOs and policymakers which coordinates various research activities, observation networks, and databases on ecosystems and biodiversity in order to enhance biodiversity observation activities in Japan. J-BON collaborates with AP-BON and GEO BON to contribute to the global biodiversity observation activities.

MISSION

  • Coordination of research projects and facilitation of utilization of existing biodiversity data
  • Management, monitoring, networking of various activities throughout the “Monitoring, Assessment, Political decisionmaking, and Enforcement of policy” cycle
  • Contribution to policymaking related to biodiversity based on scientific information
  • Participation to related organization/networks such as AP-BON and GEO BON

ORGANIZATION

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 CONTACT INFORMATION

J-BON Secretariat

(located in: Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem Studies, National Institute for Environmental Studies)

E-mail: jbon_admin (add”@nies.go.jp”)