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Bordallo voices support for biodiversity

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by Michele Catahay

Guam - Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo introduced House Resolution 1308, supporting the goals and ideals of the International Year of Biodiversity, inline with the United Nations declared 2010 as that year.  The resolution recognizes the importance of biodiversity of ecosystems and human beings.

It describes the variety of plant and animal life on earth, the places they inhabit and the interactions between them. Bordallo says the resolution acknowledges that international and domestic conservation strategies are necessary to prevent the unfettered loss of critical areas both on Guam and around the world.

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