Adapting the bioblitz to meet conservation needs

  title={Adapting the bioblitz to meet conservation needs},
  author={Sophie S. Parker and Gregory B. Pauly and James Moore and Naomi S. Fraga and John Knapp and Zachary Principe and Brian V. Brown and John M. Randall and Brian S. Cohen and Thomas A. Wake},
  journal={Conservation Biology},
When conservation strategies require new, field-based information, practitioners must find the best ways to rapidly deliver high-quality survey data. To address this challenge, several rapid-assessment approaches have been developed since the early 1990s. These typically involve large areas, take many months to complete, and are not appropriate when conservation-relevant survey data are urgently needed for a specific locale. In contrast, bioblitzes are designed for quick collection of site… Expand
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