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The impact of climate change on the small island developing states of the Caribbean

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Small Island Developing States (SIDS) of the Caribbean are one of the world’s ‘hottest’ ‘biodiversity hotspots’. However, this biodiversity continues to be threatened by habitat loss, and now, by climate change.

The research reported here investigated the potential of species distribution modelling (SDM) as a plant conservation tool within Caribbean SIDS, using Trinidad as a case study. Prior to the application of SDM, ancillary analyses including: (i) quantification and mapping of ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Plant Sciences
Oxford college:
Linacre College
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MPLS
Department:
Plant Sciences
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Division:
MPLS
Department:
Plant Sciences
Role:
Supervisor
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Plant Sciences
Role:
Supervisor
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Plant Sciences
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2011
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK

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