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Functional richness and ecosystem services: bird predation on arthropods in tropical agroecosystems.
In agroecosystems, biodiversity correlates with ecosystem function, yet mechanisms driving these relationships are often unknown. Examining traits and functional classifications of organismsExpand
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Does infill outperform climate-adaptive growth policies in meeting sustainable urbanization goals? : A scenario-based study in California, USA
Land allocation for urban growth is central to sustainable development strategy because urban growth can impact space available for food production, ecosystem services and biodiversity conservation.Expand
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Cumulative biological impacts framework for solar energy projects in the California Desert
This project developed analytical approaches, tools and geospatial data to support conservation planning for renewable energy development in the California deserts. Research focused on geographicalExpand
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Conservation Planning for Offsetting the Impacts of Development: A Case Study of Biodiversity and Renewable Energy in the Mojave Desert
Balancing society’s competing needs of development and conservation requires careful consideration of tradeoffs. Renewable energy development and biodiversity conservation are often consideredExpand
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Vegetation Establishment Following Floodplain Restoration in Mediterranean-climate California
Author(s): Soong, Oliver | Advisor(s): Davis, Frank W. | Abstract: Although herbaceous communities are important components of floodplain ecosystems, the factors constraining their restoration andExpand