Journal of Applied EcologyCopyright © 2015 British Ecological Society
A Journal of the British Ecological Society
- Using plant functional traits to restore Hawaiian rainforest
- Published online on Mar 13, 2015
- Co‐creation of individual‐based models by practitioners and modellers to inform environmental decision‐making
- Published online on Mar 31, 2015
- Conceptual and operational perspectives on ecosystem restoration options in the European Union and elsewhere
- Published online on Jun 05, 2015
- Ants as tools in sustainable agriculture
- Published online on Aug 31, 2015
- Demography, traits and vulnerability to urbanization: can we make generalizations?
- Published online on Aug 30, 2015
- Systematic site selection for multispecies monitoring networks
- Published online on Aug 30, 2015
- Do early warning indicators consistently predict nonlinear change in long‐term ecological data?
- Published online on Aug 30, 2015
- Managing more than the mean: using quantile regression to identify factors related to large elk groups
- Published online on Aug 27, 2015
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In the News
11 August - Enhancing gardens as habitats for flower-visiting aerial insects (pollinators): should we plant native or exotic species? Paper by Andrew Salisbury, James Armitage, Helen Bostock, Joe Perry, Mark Tatchell and Ken Thompson is featured on BT.com, Horticulture Week, The Telegraph.
11 August - Priority threat management of non-native plants to maintain ecosystem integrity across heterogeneous landscapes. Paper by Jennifer Firn et al. is featured on The Conversation, Phys.org.
19 July - Real-time anti-poaching tags could help prevent imminent species extinctions. Paper by Paul O'Donoghue & Christian Rutz is featured on CNET, BT.com, R&D Magazine, E&T Magazine.
2 July - Endangered Florida panther population size determined from public reports of motor vehicle collision mortalities. Paper by Brett McClintock, Dave Onorato & Julien Martin is featured in Nature Research Highlights.
29 June - Using spatial analyses of bearded vulture movements in southern Africa to inform wind turbine placement. Paper by Tim Reid and colleagues is featured on BBC World Service, The Guardian, The Conversation, Independent Online,
4 June - Ark or park: the need to predict relative effectiveness of ex situ and in situ conservation before attempting captive breeding. Paper by Paul Dolman and colleagues is featured on on Earth, Wildlife News, Business Standard, The Statesman.
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. The paper is also featured on National Geographic and Mongabay.com.
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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