Conserving Biodiversity Efficiently: What to Do, Where, and When
AbstractConservation priority-setting schemes have not yet combined geographic priorities with a framework that can guide the allocation of funds among alternate conservation actions that address specific threats. A framework is developed and applied to 17 of the worldâ€™s 39 Mediterranean ecoregions. This framework offers an improvement over approaches that only focus on land purchase or species richness and do not account for threats [Plos Bilology].
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conservation; Meditteranean; geographic; biodiversity; ecoregion; investment;
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