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By Rebecca K. Smith,William J. Sutherland

ISBN-10: 1907807853

ISBN-13: 9781907807855

ISBN-10: 1907807861

ISBN-13: 9781907807862

Amphibian Conservation is the fourth within the sequence of Synopses of Conservation facts, associated with the net source

This synopsis is a part of the Conservation proof undertaking and gives an invaluable source for conservationists. It varieties a part of a sequence designed to advertise a extra evidence-based method of biodiversity conservation. Others within the sequence comprise bee, chook, farmland and bat conservation and so on are in preparation.

Approximately 32% of the 7,164+ amphibian species are presently threatened with extinction and a minimum of forty three% of species are declining. regardless of this, until eventually lately amphibians and their conservation had bought little consciousness. even if paintings is now being performed to preserve many species, frequently it isn't competently documented.

This e-book brings jointly and summarises the on hand medical proof and adventure proper to the sensible conservation of amphibians.

The authors consulted a global crew of amphibian specialists and conservationists to supply an intensive precis of what's recognized, or no longer identified, concerning the effectiveness of amphibian conservation activities around the world.

"The ebook is choked with literature summaries and citations; a veritable info goldmine for graduate scholars and researchers. It additionally admirably offers selection makers with a well-researched source of confirmed interventions that may be hired to stem/reverse the decline of amphibian populations." -John G Palis, Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society

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