Neglected Biodiversity and the Current Extinction Crisis: James C. Lendemer & Jessica L. Allen discuss how neglected biodiversity spans the globe and has enormous unappreciated ecological value. Read more…
How to Save Aggregated-Spawning Fish. Globally declining fish populations are a frequently cited ecological and commercial calamity, but relatively little attention has been paid to the specific threats faced by fish that gather and spawn in large groups. Because they gather in such large groups, these fish are at particular risk of overfishing and population collapse. Read more…
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National Ecosystem Assessments in Europe: A Review. National ecosystem assessments form an essential knowledge base for safeguarding biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Conceptions of Good Science in Our Data-Rich World.
Scientists have been debating for centuries the nature of proper scientific methods. Currently, criticisms being thrown at data-intensive science are reinvigorating these debates.