IUCN has the privilege of working with thousands of scientists from all over the world, passionate about nature and working tirelessly to protect it.

To celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity, throughout 2010 we will be profiling some of the experts who are working to conserve the immense variety of life on our planet, from forests to the oceans, mountain ranges to deserts.

Find out more about their work and about the projects they are  involved in: