Topical Collection: Biodiversity Protection and Reserves

This collection of articles covers criteria for reserve and protected area selection and establishment, from national parks and biosphere reserves to local nature reserves; effectiveness of Red Lists, Natura 2000 and other major initiatives; identification of hot spots and priority habitats, and IUCN Species Survival Commissions.

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  • David L. Hawksworth CBE

    Prof. Hawksworth is a mycologist and lichenologist with a professorship at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain, and also a Scientific Associate of The Natural History Museum in London. He is Editor-in-Chief of Biodiversity and Conservation (Springer) and IMA Fungus (BMC).

Articles (56 in this collection)