Conservation strategies in response to rapid climate change: Australia as a case study

Date

2010

Authors

Steffen, Will
Burbidge, Andrew
Hughes, Lesley Ann
Kitching, Roger L.
Musgrave, Warren
Stafford Smith, Mark
Werner, Patricia
Lindenmayer, David B

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Elsevier

Abstract

As in all parts of the globe, rapid climate change in Australia will have significant negative impacts on biodiversity. It also will interact with pre-existing stressors such as native vegetation clearing, altered natural disturbance regimes and invasive

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Keywords

Keywords: biodiversity; climate change; conservation planning; environmental disturbance; land management; mitigation; monitoring; native species; regional planning; Australia Australia; Biodiversity conservation; Climate change; Climate responses; Existing biodiversity stressors

Citation

Source

Biological Conservation

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1016/j.biocon.2010.04.014

Restricted until

2037-12-31