Journal of Applied EcologyCopyright © 2015 British Ecological Society
A Journal of the British Ecological Society
- On formally integrating science and policy: walking the walk
- Published online on Feb 26, 2015
- Developing fencing policies for dryland ecosystems
- Published online on Apr 20, 2015
- Comparing impacts of alien plants and animals in
Europe using a standard scoring system
- Published online on Apr 04, 2015
- Identifying effective actions to guide volunteer‐based and nationwide conservation efforts for a ground‐nesting farmland bird
- Published online on May 29, 2015
- Combined effects of retention forestry and prescribed burning on polypore fungi
- Published online on May 23, 2015
- Evaluating the regional cumulative impact of wind farms on birds: how can spatially explicit dynamic modelling improve impact assessments and monitoring?
- Published online on May 23, 2015
- Forest management adaptation to climate change: a Cornelian dilemma between drought resistance and soil macro‐detritivore functional diversity
- Published online on May 21, 2015
- Grey seal predation impairs recovery of an over‐exploited fish stock
- Published online on May 18, 2015
- Our articles typically receive more online attention than average, with a mean Altmetric score of 4.8 compared to the global average of 3.4.
- Number of full text downloads in 2012 was 674 968, which is over 3 times higher than the average for biological science journals.
- The Journal of Applied Ecology is ranked 5th among journals with "ecology" in their title in the Google Scholar rankings.
In the News
28 May - FORUM: Perverse incentives risk undermining biodiversity offset policies. Paper by Ascelin Gordon and colleagues is featured on Science for Environmental Policy - Biodiversity offset policy: dangers that must be avoided.
20 May - Sound exposure in harbour seals during the installation of an offshore wind farm: predictions of auditory damage. Paper by Gordon Hastie et al. is featured on The Scotsman, Herald Scotland, Energy Voice, Techie News, Scotish Construction Now.
18 May - Grey seal predation impairs recovery of an over-exploited fish stock. Paper by Robin Cook, Steven Holmes & Robert Fryer is featured on BBC News, The Telegraph, The Scotsman, The Courier, Tech Times and NY City News.
28 April -The importance of spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris) resting habitat: implications for management. Paper by Julian Tyne et al. is featured on Science Network Western Australia
22 April - Convention of Migratory Species to set up a working group on fencing issues as a response to Developing fencing policies for dryland ecosystems
6 February 2015 - Spotlights flip the switch on an evolutionary arms race. The paper by Corneile Minnaar et al. is featured in Nature News.
3 February 2015 - Restricting access to invasion hubs enables sustained control of an invasive vertebrate. Paper by Mike Letnic et al. is featured on BBC News, PhysOrg, The Sydney Morning Herald, and ABC Science, amongst others.
26 January 2015 - Competition on the range: science vs. perception in a bison–cattle conflict in the western USA. Paper by Dustin Ranglack, Susan Durham and Johan du Toit is featured in The Salt Lake Tribune, the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, High Country News, PhysOrg and The Herald Journal
19 January 2015 - Emerging viral disease risk to pollinating insects: ecological, evolutionary and anthropogenic factors. Paper by Robyn Manley, Mike Boots and Lena Wilfert is featured on BBC News and PhysOrg
13 October - Is Great Britain heading for a Ponto–Caspian invasional meltdown? Paper by Gallardo & Aldridge is featured on BBC News, The Independent, Daily Mail, and The Guardian, amongst others.
12 August - Using ecology to solve the conflict arising from hen harrier predation on grouse. Lots of coverage from the paper by Baines et al. including BBC Farming Today, The Scotsman, ITV and South Wales Guardian
28 April 2013 - Soil report shows we should all grow more of our own - new paper by Edmondson et al. featured in the Telegraph.
12 March - Light pollution 'affects bats' tropical seed dispersal' BBC News features the article by Lewanzik & Voigt
20 January 2014 - The paper on impact of pesticides on worker bee size by Baron, Raine & Brown was featured in The Guardian, Farmers Weekly, ITV, and the Evening Standard, among others.
24 December 2013 - Nature News reported that Charismatic mammals can help guide conservation from the paper by Di Minin & Moilanen
5 September - Saving the hihi under climate change: a case for assisted colonization is featured on PhysOrg, Science Daily and All Voices.
18 July - Trojan hives paper by Graystock et al. gets a lot of coverage in the press: BBC News, Daily Telegraph and The Guardian among others.
3 July - Paper by Bellamy et al. featured on BBC News "Maps offer insight into UK bat distribution" on Wired and Futurity.
14 June - The review by Goulson is reported by BBC news "Banned pesticides may be having wider environmental impacts" and the Telegraph "Neonicotinoids harm birds and soil"
Faculty of 1000 reviews:
Competition on the range: science vs. perception in a bison-cattle conflict in the western USA.
Building the evidence base for ecological impact assessment and mitigation. (Practitioner's Perspective)
A modified matrix model to describe the seasonal population ecology of the European tick Ixodes ricinus
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