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Relative efforts of countries to conserve world’s megafauna

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Surprisingly little attention has been paid to variation among countries in contributions to conservation. As a first step, we developed a Megafauna Conservation Index (MCI) that assesses the spatial, ecological and financial contributions of 152 nations towards conservation of the world’s terrestrial megafauna. We chose megafauna because they are particularly valuable in economic, ecological and societal terms, and are challenging and expensive to conserve. We categorised these 152 countries...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1016/j.gecco.2017.03.003

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Lindsey, P More by this author
Chapron, G More by this author
Petracca, LS More by this author
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Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
Hayward, MW More by this author
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Global Ecology and Conservation Journal website
Volume:
10
Pages:
243-252
Publication date:
2017-05-04
Acceptance date:
2017-03-12
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ISSN:
2351-9894
Pubs id:
pubs:685490
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uri:652289f1-6dde-45d1-8e2a-ee8decb80649
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uuid:652289f1-6dde-45d1-8e2a-ee8decb80649
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pubs:685490

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