Collections and calls for papers

Special Issue: Agricultural Heritage Systems and Biodiversity

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  • Mauro Agnoletti
  • Antonio Santoro
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
Special Issue: Transformative change

The Transformative Change Assessment of IPBES will examine how better biodiversity conservation and sustainable use, ecosystem service delivery and restoration can be achieved, considering the totality of th...

  • Dirk S. Schmeller
  • Peter Bridgewater
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
30 November 2022
Topical Collection: Biodiversity Appreciation and Engagement

This collection of articles explores the role of botanic gardens, wildlife parks and zoos, etc.; citizen science projects, ecotourism, education, nature trails, and public perception. Keep up with the latest...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
Topical Collection: Biodiversity Exploitation and Use

This collection of articles covers bioprospecting, bush meat, ethnobiology, fishing, food, medicinal plants, Nagoya Protocol, traditional uses, timber trade, and wildlife trade. Keep up with the latest Biodi...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
Topical Collection: Biodiversity Legal Instruments and Regulations

This collection of articles covers CITES, Convention on Biological Diversity, Nagoya and other protocols, and IUCN Red Lists; regulation of exports, fishing, hunting, imports, quarantine, wildlife trade, and...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
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...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
Topical Collection: Bioindication

This collection of articles covers the use of organisms of all kinds as indicators of pollutant levels, habitat disturbance, and ecological continuity; also value and application of surrogates for estimates ...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Topical Collection: Coastal and Marine Biodiversity

This collection of articles covers shores, open sea, deep sea, coral reefs, estuaries, and associated organisms; plankton to fish and cetaceans, seaweeds and other algae; and factors such as marine pollution...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
Topical Collection: Ex-situ Conservation

This collection of articles covers conservation of biodiversity of all kinds outside natural habitats, including botanic gardens, zoos, wildlife parks, aquaria, microbial resource centres, and sed ad tissue ...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
Topical Collection: Extreme Environments

This collection of articles covers arctic, alpine, and Antarctic habitat biodiversity, also biodiversity of arid lands, cold deserts, hot deserts, rock surfaces, and caves; thermophilic and xerophilic organi...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Topical Collection: Forest and Plantation Biodiversity

This collection of articles covers biodiversity of forests of all kinds, natural and planted, and habitats within them; boreal, temperate, tropical, and mangroves, and organisms within them and on wood, incl...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
Topical Collection: Freshwater

This collection of articles covers biodiversity of organisms of all kinds in and associated with freshwater, in ponds, lakes, and rivers; including diatoms, fish, invertebrates, and aquatic plants; also effe...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Topical Collection: Invasive Species

This collection of articles covers impacts on biodiversity and ecosystem, aliens, colonization, competition, diseases, imports, deliberate and accidental introductions, pests, and weeds. Keep up with the lat...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available
Topical Collection: Phylogeography

This collection of articles covers molecular studies revealing patterns of speciation, genetic variation within species and species complexes, especially when of value as case studies and where there are imp...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Topical Collection: Urban Biodiversity

This collection of articles covers gardens, parks, urban green spaces, roadside trees, walls, roof-tops; introduced species, parks, towns, urban habitats, walls, wildlife corridors. Keep up with the latest B...

  • David L. Hawksworth CBE
Submission status
Closed
Articles available