What you need to know about the latest biodiversity and ecosystem hotspot announcements in the UK

  • July 23, 2021

With the world’s first biodiesel-powered, solar-powered and geothermal power stations coming online, it’s time to consider what we’ve learned so far about biodiversity hotspots in the developed world.

The top five ecosystems on this list are dominated by the big three, and there are a lot of good news for all of us. 1.

China, Australia and New Zealand (7) The two countries with the highest concentration of biodiversity hotspot sites are China and Australia.

The two countries have the highest number of biodiversities and the largest number of ecosystem hotspots.

The top five ecosystem hotspits in China are in Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Tianjin, Wuhan and Guangzhou.

The world’s most important biodiversity hotspots are in Wuhuan and Tianjin.

Australia is home to a whopping 1,903 biodiversity hots pits, and its population is set to triple over the next 20 years. 

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Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Peru (6) Brazil and Argentina are two of the most biodiverse countries in the world.

They are home to the world-renowned tropical rainforest ecosystem, the Amazon rainforest, and the most diverse ecosystem on Earth.

The Amazon rainforests, a biodiversity hots-pot in Brazil, is home and home to more than 1.5 billion trees, 70% of which are indigenous species. 

3.

Turkey, Ukraine, Ukraine and Georgia (5) Turkey is home of the largest biodiversity hots site in the whole world, and it’s home to almost 20% of the worlds biodiversity hots hotspots, more than any other country.

The most diverse ecosystems on the planet are found in the northern region of Turkey, and that region includes the city of Istanbul, the world capital of Turkey. 

4.

Turkey (4) With its vast forests, the ancient city of Ankara, and a diverse landscape, Turkey has become the world leader in biodiversity hots.

The country’s diverse landscape is home not only to the city’s ancient ruins, but also the vast urban jungle, which is home for many species of plants, insects and animals. 

5.

Kenya, South Africa and Uganda (3) Kenya is home mostly to the Amazon forest, but it has some of the richest biodiversity in the western hemisphere. 

6.

China (3), South Korea, Thailand and Vietnam (2) China is home in large part to the vast wetlands of the Mekong River delta, and China is home both to the largest and most diverse forest ecosystems on Earth, with the largest populations of species of all types. 

7.

Japan, Vietnam, Korea, South Korea and Indonesia (1) Korea is home largely to the large and diverse forest ecosystem in the Korean Peninsula, which has seen an enormous growth in the past 30 years.

The South Korean government estimates that the ecosystem will double its current population by 2050, and more than 50% of South Korea’s forests are already threatened with extinction. 

8.

India (1), Vietnam (1).

India has the world second largest biodiversity park, after the Biodiversity Reserve in Vietnam.

India is home primarily to the forests of the Indus River delta. 

9.

Russia, Poland and the UK (1, 2) Russia has the second largest number, after Russia, of biodiversity parks, with an estimated 20 million protected sites, and over 80% of its biodiversity hots locations are in the Russian Far East. 

10.

South Africa (1 ), Brazil (1)-Brazil is home, in part, to the unique ecosystems of the Amazon.

Brazil has over 40,000 biodiversity hots, of which around a third are endemic to Brazil. 

11.

Colombia (1); Colombia is home mainly to the rainforesters and forest ecosystems of this country. 

12.

Australia (1)(2), India (2)(3) Australia has the largest diversity of ecosystem sites in the Australian continent, and also home to Australia’s largest biodiversity reserve. 

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United States (1): The US is home most of the biodiversity hots areas in the US, with some of its most biodiversity hotspot locations in the Midwest and the Great Lakes.

The US has over 60,000 ecosystem hots, with a total of about 12,000 species of plant and animal species.

14.

France (1)/Germany (1)[1]France has the third largest biodiversity of ecosystems in the European Union, home to nearly a quarter of the EU’s biodiversity hotsplits.

France has over 100,000 habitat-rich ecosystems, of the 2,300 species of flora and fauna on the continent. 

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Brazil (2)/Mexico (2)[1][2]Brazil is the second most biodivorous country in Latin