Conservation Biology

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Accepted Articles (Accepted, unedited articles published online and citable. The final edited and typeset version of record will appear in future.)

Edited By: Mark A. Burgman

Impact Factor: 4.267

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 6/48 (Biodiversity Conservation); 23/149 (Ecology); 25/225 (Environmental Sciences)

Online ISSN: 1523-1739


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  1. Diversity

    1. Global lessons from successful rhinoceros conservation in Nepal

      Achyut Aryal, Krishna Prasad Acharya, Uttam Babu Shrestha, Maheshwar Dhakal, David Raubenhiemer and Wendy Wright

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 JAN 2017 08:28AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12894

  2. Conservation Practice and Policy

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      International consensus principles for ethical wildlife control

      Sara Dubois, Nicole Fenwick, Erin A. Ryan, Liv Baker, Sandra E. Baker, Ngaio J. Beausoleil, Scott Carter, Barbara Cartwright, Federico Costa, Chris Draper, John Griffin, Adam Grogan, Gregg Howald, Bidda Jones, Kate E. Littin, Amanda T. Lombard, David J. Mellor, Daniel Ramp, Catherine A. Schuppli and David Fraser

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 JAN 2017 10:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12896

  3. Diversity

    1. Troubling issues at the frontier of animal tracking for conservation and management

      Steven J. Cooke, Vivian M. Nguyen, Steven T. Kessel, Nigel E. Hussey, Nathan Young and Adam T. Ford

      Accepted manuscript online: 12 JAN 2017 07:35AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12895

  4. Contributed Paper

    1. Using DNA barcoding to track seafood mislabeling in Los Angeles restaurants

      Demian A. Willette, Sara E. Simmonds, Samantha H. Cheng, Sofia Esteves, Tonya L. Kane, Hayley Nuetzel, Nicholas Pilaud, Rita Rachmawati and Paul H. Barber

      Accepted manuscript online: 11 JAN 2017 06:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12888

    2. Effects of traffic noise on tree frog stress levels, immunity and color signaling

      Mathieu Troïanowski, Nathalie Mondy, Adeline Dumet, Caroline Arcanjo and Thierry Lengagne

      Accepted manuscript online: 11 JAN 2017 01:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12893

    3. Assessing the sustainability of Waiwai subsistence hunting in Guyana with implications for co-management in Amazonian indigenous reserves

      Christopher A. Shaffer, Marissa S. Milstein, Charakura Yukuma, Elisha Marawanaru and Phillip Suse

      Accepted manuscript online: 11 JAN 2017 01:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12891

    4. Level of environmental threat posed by horticultural trade in Cactaceae

      Ana Novoa, Johannes J. Le Roux, David M. Richardson and John R.U. Wilson

      Accepted manuscript online: 11 JAN 2017 01:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12892

  5. Essay

    1. The difficulties of systematic reviews

      Martin J. Westgate and David B. Lindenmayer

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 JAN 2017 03:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12890

  6. Contributed Paper

    1. Effects of preference heterogeneity among landowners on spatial conservation prioritization

      Anne Sofie Elberg Nielsen, Niels Strange, Hans Henrik Bruun and Jette Bredahl Jacobsen

      Accepted manuscript online: 20 DEC 2016 02:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12887

    2. Assessing the shelf-life of cost-efficient conservation plans in Canada's farmland

      Cassandra M. Robillard and Jeremy T. Kerr

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 DEC 2016 06:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12886

    3. Consistency of effects of tropical forest disturbance on species composition and richness relative to use of indicator taxa

      N.E. Stork, D.S. Srivastava, P. Eggleton, M. Hodda, G. Lawson, R.R.B. Leakey and A.D. Watt

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 DEC 2016 06:55AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12883

  7. Review

    1. Control of invasive rats on islands and priorities for future action

      Quiterie Duron, Aaron B. shiels and Eric vidal

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 DEC 2016 06:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12885

  8. Contributed Paper

    1. Trait-based prediction of extinction risk of small-bodied freshwater fishes

      R. Keller Kopf, Casey Shaw and Paul Humphries

      Accepted manuscript online: 15 DEC 2016 12:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12882

    2. Towards accurate and precise estimates of lion density

      Nicholas B. Elliot and Arjun M. Gopalaswamy

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 DEC 2016 05:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12878

  9. Essay

    1. Fixism and conservation science

      Alexandre Robert, Colin Fontaine, Simon Veron, Anne-Christine Monnet, Marine Legrand, Joanne Clavel, Stéphane Chantepie, Denis Couvet, Frédéric Ducarme, Benoît Fontaine, Frédéric Jiguet, Isabelle le Viol, Jonathan Rolland, François Sarrazin, Céline Teplitsky and Maud Mouchet

      Accepted manuscript online: 10 DEC 2016 04:18AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12876

  10. Contributed Paper

    1. Use of demand and spatial flow in prioritizing areas for ecosystem services

      Willem Verhagen, Aija S. Kukkala, Atte Moilanen, Astrid J.A. van Teeffelen and Peter H. Verburg

      Accepted manuscript online: 10 DEC 2016 04:17AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12872

    2. Phenological mismatch and the effectiveness of assisted gene flow

      Susana M. Wadgymar and Arthur E. Weis

      Accepted manuscript online: 10 DEC 2016 04:17AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12877

    3. Social preferences for the design of biodiversity offsets for shorebirds in Australia

      Abbie A. Rogers and Michael P. Burton

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 DEC 2016 07:37AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12874

    4. Multispecies genetic objectives in spatial conservation planning

      Erica S. Nielsen, Maria Beger, Romina Henriques, Kimberly A. Selkoe and Sophie von der Heyden

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 DEC 2016 07:37AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12875

    5. Effects of economics and demographics on global fisheries sustainability

      Qi Ding, Yali Wang, Xinjun Chen and Yong Chen

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 DEC 2016 01:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12873

    6. Reproductive biology for the assessment of hunting sustainability of rainforest mammal populations through the participation of local communities

      Pedro Mayor, Hani El Bizri, Richard E. Bodmer and Mark Bowler

      Accepted manuscript online: 5 DEC 2016 01:51AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12870

  11. Comment

    1. Structure and process facilitate integration and mainstreaming in conservation

      Kenneth E. Wallen

      Accepted manuscript online: 5 DEC 2016 01:51AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12871

  12. Contributed Paper

    1. Predicting occurrence of juvenile shark habitat to improve conservation planning

      Beverly Z.L. Oh, Ana M.M. Sequeira, Mark G. Meekan, Jonathan L.W. Ruppert and Jessica J. Meeuwig

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 NOV 2016 07:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12868

    2. Trait space of rare plants in a fire-dependent ecosystem

      Gregory M. Ames, Wade A. Wall, Matthew G. Hohmann and Justin P. Wright

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 NOV 2016 02:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12867

    3. Integrating archaeology and ancient DNA to address invasive species colonization in the Gulf of Alaska

      Catherine West, Courtney A. Hofman, Steve Ebbert, John Martin, Sabrina Shirazi, Samantha Dunning and Jesus E. Maldonado

      Accepted manuscript online: 17 NOV 2016 05:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12865

  13. Conservation Practice and Policy

    1. Aligning science and policy to achieve evolutionarily enlightened conservation management

      Carly N. Cook and Carla M. Sgrò

      Accepted manuscript online: 11 NOV 2016 08:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12863

  14. Contributed Paper

    1. Positives and pathologies of natural resource management on private land conservation areas

      Hayley S. Clements and Graeme S. Cumming

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 NOV 2016 03:34PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12864

  15. Diversity

    1. Putting pyrodiversity to work for animal conservation

      Luke T. Kelly, Lluís Brotons and Michael A. McCarthy

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 NOV 2016 05:52AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12861

  16. Review

    1. An interdisciplinary review of current and future approaches to improving human-predator relations

      S. Pooley, M. Barua, W. Beinart, A. Dickman, G. Holmes, J. Lorimer, A.J. Loveridge, D.W. Macdonald, G. Marvin, S. Redpath, C. Sillero-Zubiri, A. Zimmermann and E.J. Milner-Gulland

      Accepted manuscript online: 26 OCT 2016 09:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12859

  17. Contributed Paper

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      Extrapolating cetacean densities to quantitatively assess human impacts on populations in the high seas

      Laura Mannocci, Jason J. Roberts, David L. Miller and Patrick N. Halpin

      Accepted manuscript online: 24 OCT 2016 08:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12856

  18. Essay

    1. A roadmap for knowledge exchange and mobilization research in conservation and natural resource management

      Vivian M. Nguyen, Nathan Young and Steven J. Cooke

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 OCT 2016 06:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12857

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      Why social values cannot be changed for the sake of conservation

      Michael J. Manfredo, Jeremy T. Bruskotter, Tara L. Teel, David Fulton, Shalom H. Schwartz, Robert Arlinghaus, Shigehiro Oishi, Ayse K. Uskul, Kent Redford, Shinobu Kitayama and Leeann Sullivan

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 OCT 2016 12:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12855

  19. Contributed Paper

    1. Rank aggregation of local expert knowledge for conservation planning of the critically endangered saola

      Nicholas M Wilkinson and Luong Van Duc

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 OCT 2016 06:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12853

    2. Using a choice experiment and birder preferences to guide bird-conservation funding

      Rochelle Steven, James C. R. Smart, Clare Morrison and J. Guy Castley

      Accepted manuscript online: 3 OCT 2016 03:51AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12849

    3. Setting conservation priorities for migratory networks under uncertainty

      Kiran L. Dhanjal-Adams, Marcel Klaassen, Sam Nicol, Hugh P. Possingham, Iadine Chadès and Richard A. Fuller

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 SEP 2016 11:51PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12842

  20. Diversity

    1. Questioning public perception, conservation policy, and recovery actions for honeybees in North America

      Sheila R. Colla and J. Scott MacIvor

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 SEP 2016 06:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12839

  21. Essay

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      The value of virtual conferencing for ecology and conservation

      Hannah Fraser, Kylie Soanes, Stuart A. Jones, Chris S. Jones and Matthew Malishev

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 SEP 2016 06:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12837

  22. Contributed Paper

    1. The effect of protected areas on forest disturbance in the Carpathian Mountains from 1985 to 2010

      Van Butsic, Catalina Munteanu, Patrick Griffiths, Jan Knorn, Volker C. Radeloff, Juraj Lieskovský, Daniel Mueller and Tobias Kuemmerle

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 SEP 2016 05:41AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12835

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      The relationship between affective connections to animals and proenvironmental behaviors

      Alejandro Grajal, Jerry F. Luebke, Susan Clayton, Lisa-Anne DeGregoria Kelly, Bryan T. Karazsia, Carol D. Saunders, Jennifer Matiasek, Ricardo Stanoss, Susan R. Goldman and Michael E. Mann

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 JUN 2016 01:50PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12780

    3. The value of flexibility in conservation financing

      Gareth D. Lennox, Joseph Fargione, Sacha Spector, Gwyn Williams and Paul R. Armsworth

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 JUN 2016 04:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12771

    4. Disentangling the causes of protected-species bycatch in gillnet fisheries

      Simon Northridge, Alex Coram, Al Kingston and Rory Crawford

      Accepted manuscript online: 24 APR 2016 11:16PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12741

  23. Contributed Papers

    1. Measuring the impact of the pet trade on indonesian birds

      J. Berton C. Harris, Morgan W. Tingley, Fangyuan Hua, Ding Li Yong, J. Marion Adeney, Tien Ming Lee, William Marthy, Dewi M. Prawiradilaga, Cagan H. Sekercioglu,   Suyadi, Nurul Winarni and David S. Wilcove

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 MAR 2016 06:11AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12729


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