COVID-19 lockdown allows researchers to quantify the effects of human activity on wildlife

@article{Rutz2020COVID19LA,
  title={COVID-19 lockdown allows researchers to quantify the effects of human activity on wildlife},
  author={Christian Rutz and Matthias-Claudio Loretto and Amanda E. Bates and Sarah C. Davidson and Carlos M. Duarte and Walter Jetz and Mark Johnson and Akiko Kato and Roland W. Kays and Thomas Mueller and Richard B. Primack and Yan Ropert‐Coudert and Marlee A. Tucker and Martin Wikelski and Francesca Cagnacci},
  journal={Nature Ecology \& Evolution},
  year={2020},
  pages={1-4}
}
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