Data Acquisition for Conservation Assessments: Is the Effort Worth It?

@inproceedings{Hermoso2013DataAF,
  title={Data Acquisition for Conservation Assessments: Is the Effort Worth It?},
  author={Virgilio Hermoso and M. Daniel N. E. Johnson D. 0. Kennard and Simon Linke},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
When identifying conservation priorities, the accuracy of conservation assessments is constrained by the quality of data available. Despite previous efforts exploring how to deal with imperfect datasets, little is known about how data uncertainty translates into errors in conservation planning outcomes. Here, we evaluate the magnitude of commission and omission error, effectiveness and efficiency of conservation planning outcomes derived from three datasets with increasing data quality. We… CONTINUE READING
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