Defining reintroduction success using IUCN criteria for threatened species: a demographic assessment

@article{Robert2015DefiningRS,
  title={Defining reintroduction success using IUCN criteria for threatened species: a demographic assessment},
  author={A. Robert and Bruno Colas and Isabelle Guigon and Christian Kerbiriou and Jean‐Baptiste Mihoub and Michel Saint-Jalme and F. Sarrazin},
  journal={Animal Conservation},
  year={2015},
  volume={18}
}
Despite recent efforts to develop the science of reintroduction biology, there is still no general and broadly accepted definition of reintroduction success. We investigate this issue based on the postulates (1) that successful reintroduction programs should produce viable populations and (2) that reliable assessments of ultimate success require that populations have reached their regulation phase. We assessed if the viability of these reintroduced populations could be evaluated using the same… 

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