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Biodiversity and Conservation

Biodiversity and Conservation 1/2017

Issue 1/2017

Table of Contents ( 17 Articles )

17-10-2016 | Review Paper | Issue 1/2017

The Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus): an iconic focal species for knowledge-based integrative management and conservation of Baltic forests

Asko Lõhmus, Meelis Leivits, Elmārs Pēterhofs, Rytis Zizas, Helmuts Hofmanis, Ivar Ojaste, Petras Kurlavičius

30-09-2016 | Review Paper | Issue 1/2017

Hong Kong’s rich marine biodiversity: the unseen wealth of South China’s megalopolis

Terence P. T. Ng, Martin C. F. Cheng, Kevin K. Y. Ho, Gilbert C. S. Lui, Kenneth M. Y. Leung, Gray A. Williams

21-10-2016 | Review Paper | Issue 1/2017 Open Access

Interpreting ‘favourable conservation status’ for large carnivores in Europe: how many are needed and how many are wanted?

Arie Trouwborst, Luigi Boitani, John D. C. Linnell

30-09-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017

A multi-scale approach for identifying conservation needs of two threatened sympatric steppe birds

Ana Benítez-López, Javier Viñuela, François Mougeot, Jesús T. García

29-09-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017

Cereal density and N-fertiliser effects on the flora and biodiversity value of arable headlands

Markus Wagner, James M. Bullock, Lucy Hulmes, Sarah Hulmes, Richard F. Pywell

17-10-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017 Open Access

Africa’s highest mountain harbours Africa’s tallest trees

Andreas Hemp, Reiner Zimmermann, Sabine Remmele, Ulf Pommer, Bernd Berauer, Claudia Hemp, Markus Fischer

17-10-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017

The effect of fire history in shaping diversity patterns of flower-visiting insects in post-fire Mediterranean pine forests

Maria Lazarina, Stefanos P. Sgardelis, Thomas Tscheulin, Jelle Devalez, Vangelis Mizerakis, Athanasios S. Kallimanis, Spyridon Papakonstantinou, Thanassis Kyriazis, Theodora Petanidou

13-10-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017

Fallow management for steppe bird conservation: the impact of cultural practices on vegetation structure and food resources

Irene Robleño, Gerard Bota, David Giralt, Jordi Recasens

17-10-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017

Contrasting the distribution of butterflies and termites in plantations and tropical forests

Yves Basset, Héctor Barrios, José Alejandro Ramirez, Yacksecari Lopez, James Coronado, Filonila Perez, Stephany Arizala, Ricardo Bobadilla, Maurice Leponce

13-10-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017

Effects of fire disturbance on ant abundance and diversity: a global meta-analysis

Heraldo L. Vasconcelos, Jonas B. Maravalhas, Tatiana Cornelissen

25-10-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017

A model for determining ex situ conservation priorities in big genera is provided by analysis of the subgenera of Rhododendron (Ericaceae)

Marion MacKay, Susan E. Gardiner

31-10-2016 | Original Paper | Issue 1/2017

Stone walls and sacred forest conservation in Ethiopia

Carrie L. Woods, Catherine L. Cardelús, Peter Scull, Alemayehu Wassie, Mabel Baez, Peter Klepeis

18-10-2016 | Commentary | Issue 1/2017

Assessments of species’ vulnerability to climate change: from pseudo to science

Alisa A. Wade, Brian K. Hand, Ryan P. Kovach, Clint C. Muhlfeld, Robin S. Waples, Gordon Luikart

22-10-2016 | Commentary | Issue 1/2017

Evaluating the ecological performance of protected areas

Bernard W. T. Coetzee

19-10-2016 | Commentary | Issue 1/2017

More topics from the tropics: additional thoughts to Mammides et al.

Jan Christian Habel, Luc Lens, Hilde Eggermont, Mwangi Githiru, Ronald K. Mulwa, Halimu Suleiman Shauri, Thomas M. Lewinsohn, Wolfgang W. Weisser, Thomas Schmitt

08-10-2016 | Letter to the Editor | Issue 1/2017

The “Tilapia Law” encouraging non-native fish threatens Amazonian River basins

André A. Padial, Ângelo A. Agostinho, Valter M. Azevedo-Santos, Fabrício A. Frehse, Dilermando P. Lima-Junior, André L. B. Magalhães, Roger P. Mormul, Fernando M. Pelicice, Luis A. V. Bezerra, Mário L. Orsi, Miguel Petrere-Junior, Jean R. S. Vitule

14-10-2016 | Letter to the Editor | Issue 1/2017

Risks associated with failed interdisciplinary approaches in conservation research

Miguel Delibes-Mateos

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