Thor Hanson

Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja1
1Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja
1Simon G Dures
1Adam J Bates
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Certainly timely in light of present climatic trends, this book sets out to assemble useful summaries of the full breadth of climate-change implications for birds in a single volume. It is organized into sections treating the basics of climate, methods for studying climate-change effects, and biological consequences of climate change for birds. Indeed, this(More)
Biodiversity continues to decline in the face of increasing anthropogenic pressures such as habitat destruction, exploitation, pollution and introduction of alien species. Existing global databases of species' threat status or population time series are dominated by charismatic species. The collation of datasets with broad taxonomic and biogeographic(More)
Endangered species conservation faces well-documented funding shortfalls for recovery activities, but the listing process itself is also often hampered by limited resources at the federal, state, and provincial levels. In the United States, Canada, and other jurisdictions, the number of species proposed for listing has outpaced listing decisions, creating(More)
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