Biodiversity generally refers to the variety and variability of life on Earth. According to the United ... More than 99.9 percent of all species that ever lived on Earth, amounting to over five .... Thomas Lovejoy, in the foreword to the book Conservation Biology, ...... J.; et al. (March 2011). "The functional role of producer diversity in ...


and Vale 1976, Luniak 1994, Kowarik 1995, Marzluff 2001). ... other local ecosystems (Stein et al. 2000). .... species increases toward the urban center ( Collins et al. 2000, ...... Dorney JR, Guntenspergen GR, Keough JR, Stearns F. 1984.


Jun 1, 2002 ... Both The Nature Conservancy (TNC) (Master et al. .... serve as targets for conserving biodiversity (e.g., species vs. communities vs. landscapes; ...


The relation between biodiversity, ecosystem services and conservation is studied. .... being local or a habitat (alpha diversity) versus regional or a landscape (gamma diversity). .... Influential classifications have been proposed by de Groot et al. ...... R. Harrington, C. Anton, T.P. Dawson, F. de Bello, C.K. Feld, J.R. Haslett, ...


Aug 22, 2017 ... Roughly, 77% of the sum of WE values of all the Brazilian species ..... occurrence points (for more details see appendix 3 in Oliveira et al.) .... V. & New, T. R. The seven impediments in invertebrate conservation and how to overcome them. .... JS Ascher as the P.I., and JG Rozen Jr. and D Yanega as co-P.I.s).


Jul 19, 2013 ... Biodiversity Conservation in a Changing Climate: A Review of Threats and .... 2003a, b; Myint Aung et al. ... The IPCC 2002 Technical Report (V) explicitly recognized the importance ... 2000; Shepherd and Nijman 2008; Rao et al. ...... Harvell CD, Mitchell CE, Ward JR, Altizer S, Dobson AP, Ostfeld RS, et al.


May 7, 2014 ... To date, their relative benefits for biodiversity conservation are poorly understood . .... 2), land sharing is better (see more details in Green et al. ..... We also thank J.R. Rhodes and three anonymous referees for their helpful ...


May 1, 2014 ... ments. To date, their relative benefits for biodiversity conservation are poorly understood. 2. ... mented, greenspaces (so-called soft matrix; Fischer et al. ..... We also thank J.R. Rhodes and three anonymous referees for their.


Sep 6, 2011 ... Biodiversity conservation is often a catalyst for ecosystem-based approaches to ... In the first published integration of services in Marxan, Chan et al. ...... Parkinson EA, Post JR, Cox SP (2004) Linking the dynamics of harvest ...