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Edited By: Res Altwegg, Darren Evans, John Ewen, Iain Gordon, Jeff A. Johnson, Gurutzeta Guillera-Arroita and Julie Young
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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 10/49 (Biodiversity Conservation); 48/150 (Ecology)
Online ISSN: 1469-1795
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This Animal Conservation Special Issue has been collated to present a collection of articles covering recent advances in conservation translocations from one under-represented taxonomic group, herpetofauna. We hope this issue will provide a valuable resource to the translocation community and help guide amphibian and reptile translocations in the future.
Latest Featured Paper and Commentaries. Free Access!
Could biodiversity loss have increased Australia's bushfire threat?
M. W. Hayward, G. Ward-Fear, F. L'Hotellier, K. Herman, A. P. Kabat and J. P. Gibbons
Restoring biodiversity to manage wildfire
S. J. Watson
The important role of ecological engineers in providing ecosystem services at landscape level
I. Petrosillo and G. Zurlini
Mammalian diggers and the ecological impacts of fire
C. N. Johnson
The implications of biodiversity loss for the dynamics of wildlife in Australia
G. Ward-Fear, M. W. Hayward, F. L'Hotellier, K. Herman, A. P. Kabat and J. P. Gibbons
Animal Conservation in the News
Landscape connectivity losses due to sea level rise and land use change has been highlighted on PhysOrg. Image credit P.B. Leonard and E.B. Duffy
Predicting free-roaming cat population densities in urban areas has been highlighted on ScienceDaily. Image credit Tyler Flockhart
Ecotourism marketing alternative to charismatic megafauna can also support biodiversity conservation has been highlighted on PhysOrg. Image credit Anna Hausmann
|Reducing agricultural loss and food waste: how will nature fare? has been highlighted in The Conversation. Animal Conservation Editor Iain Gordon was interviewed for a radio show. Image credit Andy Mclemore|
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Letters from the Conservation Front Line
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|This Habitat Virtual Issue includes studies on Ecology, Physiology and Genetics, Habitats and Land Management, Reintroductions, Modelling and Analyses, Marine Habitats and Human-Modified Habitats. Read the Habitat Virtual Issue.|