Making decisions to conserve species under climate change

Shoo, L.P., Hoffmann, A.A., Garnett, S., Pressey, R.L., Williams, Y.M., Taylor, M., Falconi, L., Yates, C.J., Scott, J.K., Alagador, D., Williams, S.E. (2013), Making decisions to conserve species under climate change. Climatic Change. February 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10584-013-0699-2 Abstract Severe impacts on biodiversity are predicted to arise from climate change. These impacts may not be adequately addressed…

Global perspectives from Copenhagen

Recent article from BIOLinks, The School of Biological Sciences Newsletter Kerrie Wilson has recently returned from a productive (and very cold) couple of months working with researchers at the University of Copenhagen particularly, Professors Niels Strange, Carsten Rahbek and Neil Burgess, world leaders in ecological economics, climate change science and conservation biology respectively. During her…

Ecosystem protection: a solution to climate change

Article from the December edition of UQ News – see the original article here. Delegates to the climate change conference in Copenhagen have been told that ecosystem-based strategies offer cost-effective and sustainable solutions to climate change that can deliver multiple benefits. This is according to a report from Dr Kerrie Wilson from UQ’s The Ecology…