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Making messy data work for conservation

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Conservationists increasingly use unstructured observational data, such as citizen science records or ranger patrol observations, to guide decision making. These datasets are often large and relatively cheap to collect, and they have enormous potential. However, the resulting data are generally “messy,” and their use can incur considerable costs, some of which are hidden. We present an overview of the opportunities and limitations associated with messy data by explaining how the preferences, ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.oneear.2020.04.012

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Department:
ZOOLOGY
Sub department:
Zoology
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0324-2710
Publisher:
Cell Press Publisher's website
Journal:
One Earth Journal website
Volume:
2
Issue:
5
Pages:
455-465
Publication date:
2020-05-22
Acceptance date:
2020-04-23
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EISSN:
2590-3322
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1101127
Local pid:
pubs:1101127
Deposit date:
2020-04-23

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