Conservation Letters

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Edited By: Editor-in-Chief Andrew T. Knight

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Online ISSN: 1755-263X


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  1. Correspondence

    1. Transforming wildlife trade interventions: reply to Phelps et al.

      Daniel W.S. Challender and Douglas C. MacMillan

      Article first published online: 15 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12101

  2. Policy Perspective

    1. Eye on the taiga: removing global policy impediments to safeguard the boreal forest

      Jon Moen, Lucy Rist, Kevin Bishop, F. S. Chapin III, David Ellison, Timo Kuuluvainen, Hans Petersson, Klaus J. Puettmann, Jeremy Rayner, Ian G. Warkentin and Corey J. A. Bradshaw

      Article first published online: 8 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12098

  3. Letter

    1. Re-evaluation of Yellowstone grizzly bear population dynamics not supported by empirical data: response to Doak & Cutler

      Frank T. van Manen, Michael R. Ebinger, Mark A. Haroldson, Richard B. Harris, Megan D. Higgs, Steve Cherry, Gary C. White and Charles C. Schwartz

      Article first published online: 24 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12095

  4. Correspondence

    1. No easy alternatives to conservation enforcement: response to Challender and Macmillan

      J. Phelps, C.R. Shepherd, R. Reeve, M.A. Niissalo and E.L. Webb

      Article first published online: 10 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12094


    1. Ecosystem services as a contested concept: a synthesis of critique and counter-arguments

      Matthias Schröter, Emma H. van der Zanden, Alexander P.E. van Oudenhoven, Roy P. Remme, Hector M. Serna-Chavez, Rudolf S. de Groot and Paul Opdam

      Article first published online: 17 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12091


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      Natural versus national boundaries: the importance of considering biogeographical patterns in forest conservation policy

      Lena Gustafsson, Adam Felton, Annika M. Felton, Jörg Brunet, Alexandro Caruso, Joakim Hjältén, Matts Lindbladh, Thomas Ranius, Jean-Michel Roberge and Jan Weslien

      Article first published online: 13 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12087

    2. Caught in the Act: how the U.S. Lacey Act can hamper the fight against cyanide fishing in tropical coral reefs

      Ricardo Calado, Miguel C. Leal, Marcela C.M. Vaz, Chris Brown, Rui Rosa, Todd C. Stevenson, Cara H. Cooper, Brian N. Tissot, Ya-Wei Li and Daniel J. Thornhill

      Article first published online: 13 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12088



    1. Mass media influence and the regulation of illegal practices in the seafood market

      Stefano Mariani, Jamie Ellis, Amy O'Reilly, Amanda L. Bréchon, Carlotta Sacchi and Dana D. Miller

      Article first published online: 22 JAN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12085


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      Land sparing versus land sharing: moving forward

      Joern Fischer, David J. Abson, Van Butsic, M. Jahi Chappell, Johan Ekroos, Jan Hanspach, Tobias Kuemmerle, Henrik G. Smith and Henrik von Wehrden

      Article first published online: 17 JAN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12084


    1. Poaching is more than an enforcement problem

      Daniel W. S. Challender and Douglas C. MacMillan

      Article first published online: 13 JAN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12082


    1. Planning across freshwater and terrestrial realms: cobenefits and tradeoffs between conservation actions

      Vanessa M. Adams, Jorge G. Álvarez-Romero, Josie Carwardine, Lorenzo Cattarino, Virgilio Hermoso, Mark J. Kennard, Simon Linke, Robert L. Pressey and Natalie Stoeckl

      Article first published online: 30 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12080


    1. Removing protections for wolves and the future of the U.S. Endangered Species Act (1973)

      Jeremy T. Bruskotter, John A. Vucetich, Sherry Enzler, Adrian Treves and Michael P. Nelson

      Article first published online: 26 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12081


    1. Mining and the African environment

      David P. Edwards, Sean Sloan, Lingfei Weng, Paul Dirks, Jeffrey Sayer and William F. Laurance

      Article first published online: 18 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12076

  14. LETTER

    1. Integration of no-take marine reserves in the assessment of data-limited fisheries

      Jono R. Wilson, Sarah R. Valencia, Matthew C. Kay and Hunter S. Lenihan

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12073

    2. Mixed effects of long-term conservation investment in Natura 2000 farmland

      Joana Santana, Luís Reino, Chris Stoate, Rui Borralho, Carlos Rio Carvalho, Stefan Schindler, Francisco Moreira, Miguel N. Bugalho, Paulo Flores Ribeiro, José Lima Santos, Alexandre Vaz, Rui Morgado, Miguel Porto and Pedro Beja

      Article first published online: 5 DEC 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12077


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      Coastal ecosystems: a critical element of risk reduction

      Mark D. Spalding, Anna L. McIvor, Michael W. Beck, Evamaria W. Koch, Iris Möller, Denise J. Reed, Pamela Rubinoff, Thomas Spencer, Trevor J. Tolhurst, Ty V. Wamsley, Bregje K. van Wesenbeeck, Eric Wolanski and Colin D. Woodroffe

      Article first published online: 20 NOV 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12074

  16. LETTER

    1. Evaluating linked social–ecological systems in Marine Protected Areas

      Juliana López-Angarita, Rocío Moreno-Sánchez, Jorge Higinio Maldonado and Juan A. Sánchez

      Article first published online: 17 NOV 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12063

  17. Mini Reviews

  18. Correspondence

    1. Technocratic and Economic ideals in the ecosystem services discourse

      Esther Turnhout, Claire Waterton, Katja Neves and Marleen Buizer

      Article first published online: 31 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12069


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      National valuation of monarch butterflies indicates an untapped potential for incentive-based conservation

      Jay E. Diffendorfer, John B. Loomis, Leslie Ries, Karen Oberhauser, Laura Lopez-Hoffman, Darius Semmens, Brice Semmens, Bruce Butterfield, Ken Bagstad, Josh Goldstein, Ruscena Wiederholt, Brady Mattsson and Wayne E. Thogmartin

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12065

    2. Evaluating conservation flagships and flagship fleets

      Diogo Veríssimo, Iain Fraser, Weber Girão, Alberto A. Campos, Robert J. Smith and Douglas C. MacMillan

      Article first published online: 28 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12070


    1. Closing the screen door to new invasions

      Reuben P. Keller and Michael R. Springborn

      Article first published online: 25 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12071

    2. Forest rights: the hard currency of REDD+

      Kulbhushan Balooni and Jens Friis Lund

      Article first published online: 25 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12067


  22. LETTER

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      Predicting global patterns in mangrove forest biomass

      James Hutchison, Andrea Manica, Ruth Swetnam, Andrew Balmford and Mark Spalding

      Article first published online: 20 SEP 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12060


    1. Timber harvesting does not increase fire risk and severity in wet eucalypt forests of southern Australia

      P.M. Attiwill, M.F. Ryan, N. Burrows, N.P. Cheney, L. McCaw, M. Neyland and S. Read

      Article first published online: 19 SEP 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12062


  25. LETTER

    1. Greater focus needed on alien plant impacts in protected areas

      Philip E. Hulme, Petr Pyšek, Jan Pergl, Vojtěch Jarošík, Urs Schaffner and Montserrat Vilà

      Article first published online: 11 SEP 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12061

    2. Oil palm and deforestation in Papua New Guinea

      Paul N. Nelson, Jennifer Gabriel, Colin Filer, Murom Banabas, Jeffrey A. Sayer, George N. Curry, Gina Koczberski and Oscar Venter

      Article first published online: 27 AUG 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12058


  27. LETTER


    1. Conservation in a wicked complex world; challenges and solutions

      Edward T. Game, Erik Meijaard, Douglas Sheil and Eve McDonald-Madden

      Article first published online: 30 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12050

  29. LETTER

    1. Protected area effectiveness in reducing conversion in a rapidly vanishing ecosystem: the Brazilian Cerrado

      Tharsila Carranza, Andrew Balmford, Valerie Kapos and Andrea Manica

      Article first published online: 26 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12049

    2. Operationalizing the resilience of coral reefs in an era of climate change

      Peter J. Mumby, Nicholas H. Wolff, Yves-Marie Bozec, Iliana Chollett and Paul Halloran

      Article first published online: 28 JUN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12047

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      Environmental derivatives, risk analysis, and conservation management

      L. Richard Little, John Parslow, Gavin Fay, R. Quentin Grafton, Anthony D.M. Smith, André E. Punt and Geoffrey N. Tuck

      Article first published online: 26 JUN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/conl.12041


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