Technological technological biodiversity and development journals provides information like Journal of Biodiversity, bioprospecting and development, Biodiversity & Endangered Species as below article: Ex-situ conservation involves the conservation of biological diversity outside of their natural habitats. This involves conservation of genetic resources, as well as wild and cultivated or species, and draws on a diverse body of techniques and facilities.
Ex-situ Biodiversity conservation can be done as following: By forming Gene banks: In this store seeds, sperm ova at extremely low temperature and humidity. It is very helpful to save large variety of species of plants & animals in a very small space. e.g. sperm and ova banks, seed banks. Forming Zoo and botanical garden: for research purpose and to increase public awareness collecting living organisms for aquaria, zoos and botanic gardens. Collections of In vitro plant tissue and microbial culture. Captive breeding of animals and artificial propagation of plants, with possible reintroduction into the wild. Joseph Wanjuiâ Biodiversity Conservation Needs and Method to Conserve the Biological Diversity.
Last date updated on June, 2014