10. Assessing Conservation Progress and Priorities for the Future

  1. T. R. New

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118381250.ch10

Hymenoptera and Conservation

Hymenoptera and Conservation

How to Cite

New, T. R. (2012) Assessing Conservation Progress and Priorities for the Future, in Hymenoptera and Conservation, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118381250.ch10

Author Information

  1. Department of Zoology, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 3 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470671801

Online ISBN: 9781118381250



  • conservation progress assessment, priorities for the future;
  • management, flexible and ‘adaptive’ to change;
  • species monitoring protocols, centralizing information to hand;
  • bee conservation and landscape design, for insect conservation;
  • single species management in recovery, species richness or functional composition;
  • bees, transect walks and mark–release–recapture methods;
  • repeated walks, for diurnal activity of species occurring together;
  • ‘The Great Sunflower Project’ of North America, citizen scientist-based;
  • Hymenoptera conservation, and ‘Agrienvironment Schemes’;
  • ‘precautionary principle’ a need in conservation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: The basic need

  • Monitoring

  • The milieux of concern