Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative

The Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative (NBI) is a partnership between Nantucket conservation organizations, government agencies and individuals interested in documenting the biodiversity of the islands and adjacent waters and monitoring and conserving that biodiversity over time.

This collaborative effort is being undertaken to inventory and monitor the many species of plants and animals found on Nantucket and to educate the public about the importance of protecting the rare elements that contribute to Nantucket’s rich local biodiversity.

Click here to access the Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative website.

Check out the keynote address from the November 2, 2013 Biodiversity Conference Keynote address:

 

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