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Features associated with effective biodiversity monitoring and evaluation

Dixon, Kelly; Cary, Geoffrey J.; Worboys, Graeme; Banks, Sam C.; Gibbons, Philip


Monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of biodiversity has been heavily criticised. However, these criticisms have yet to be tested empirically across a range of geographical environments and institutions. We surveyed 243 protected area staff from 55 countries to describe how M&E is undertaken and to identify variables statistically associated with effective M&E. We found that M&E is routinely employed: 78% of respondents indicated that monitoring occurred and 64% responded that monitoring persisted...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2019
Type: Journal article
Source: Biological Conservation
DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2019.108221


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