Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Detecting extinction risk from climate change by IUCN red list criteria

Keith, David; Mahony, Michael; Hines, Harry; Elith, Jane; Regan, Tracey J; Baumgartner, John B.; Hunter, D.A.; Heard, Geoffrey W.; Mitchell, Nicola; Parris, Kirstem M; Scheele, Ben

Description

Anthropogenic climate change is a key threat to global biodiversity. To inform strategic actions aimed at conserving biodiversity as climate changes, conservation planners need early warning of the risks faced by different species. The IUCN Red List criteria for threatened species are widely acknowledged as useful risk assessment tools for informing conservation under constraints imposed by limited data. However, doubts have been expressed about the ability of the criteria to detect risks...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/75933
Source: Conservation Biology
DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12234

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Keith_Detecting_extinction_risk_from_2014.pdf176.12 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator