Download e-book for kindle: Amphibian Conservation: Global evidence for the effects of by Rebecca K. Smith,William J. Sutherland

By Rebecca K. Smith,William J. Sutherland

ISBN-10: 1907807853

ISBN-13: 9781907807855

ISBN-10: 1907807861

ISBN-13: 9781907807862

Amphibian Conservation is the fourth within the sequence of Synopses of Conservation proof, associated with the net source www.ConservationEvidence.com.

This synopsis is a part of the Conservation facts venture and gives an invaluable source for conservationists. It types a part of a chain designed to advertise a extra evidence-based method of biodiversity conservation. Others within the sequence contain bee, chook, farmland and bat conservation and so on are in preparation.

Approximately 32% of the 7,164+ amphibian species are presently threatened with extinction and a minimum of forty three% of species are declining. regardless of this, till lately amphibians and their conservation had acquired little realization. even though paintings is now being conducted to preserve many species, usually it isn't accurately documented.

This e-book brings jointly and summarises the to be had clinical facts and adventure suitable to the sensible conservation of amphibians.

The authors consulted a global staff of amphibian specialists and conservationists to provide an intensive precis of what's identified, or no longer recognized, concerning the effectiveness of amphibian conservation activities around the world.

"The ebook is filled with literature summaries and citations; a veritable info goldmine for graduate scholars and researchers. It additionally admirably offers determination makers with a well-researched source of confirmed interventions that may be hired to stem/reverse the decline of amphibian populations." -John G Palis, Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society

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