Selecting good indicators for effective management

How do you select the best indicator for monitoring and evaluation of conservation actions? As part of her PhD research, Ayesha Tulloch has devised metrics to assist in the selection of indicators  to determine the effectiveness of fox baiting in a highly fragmented landscape. Read the article in the latest issue of AEDA’s Decision Point.

Will REDD payments save threatened species?

Only if we want them to; it won’t happen by itself! The spectre of climate change casts a worrying pall over our planet’s biodiversity. Amidst the gloom, however, hangs many opportunities and one of the brightest of these is that the cost of carbon might save many of our tropical forests. That’s because in a…