Tag Archives: Protected area

Cooperation and conflict in the conservation arena

By Michael Bode (This article was first published in the November 2012 issue of Decision Point, The Monthly Magazine of the Environmental Decisions Group) Systematic conservation planning is the absolute best-practice approach to conserving biodiversity in a large landscape. We create maps that … Continue reading

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Role of protected areas in species’ range expansions

In this week’s QAECO Reading Group we talked about whether and how protected areas (PAs) may facilitate species’ range expansions – a topic that is becoming increasingly important as the global climate changes. In their recent PNAS paper, Thomas et … Continue reading

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