Editor Dr. Andrew Knight
A Transparent Process for “Evidence-Informed” Policy Making
Article first published online: 27 JUN 2013
©2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Volume 7, Issue 2, pages 119–125, March/April 2014
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Dicks, L. V., Hodge, I., Randall, N. P., Scharlemann, J. P.W., Siriwardena, G. M., Smith, H. G., Smith, R. K. and Sutherland, W. J. (2014), A Transparent Process for “Evidence-Informed” Policy Making. Conservation Letters, 7: 119–125. doi: 10.1111/conl.12046
- Issue published online: 3 APR 2014
- Article first published online: 27 JUN 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 7 JUN 2013 12:35PM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 31 MAY 2013
- Manuscript Received: 22 MAR 2013
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