Expanding the Protected Area Network in Antarctica is Urgent and Readily Achievable

@article{Coetzee2017ExpandingTP,
  title={Expanding the Protected Area Network in Antarctica is Urgent and Readily Achievable},
  author={Bernard W.T. Coetzee and Peter Convey and Steven L. Chown},
  journal={Conservation Letters},
  year={2017},
  volume={10}
}
The terrestrial protected areas of Antarctica are generally small, unrepresentative of the continent's biodiversity, and at risk from a range of pressures. While some consider the whole Antarctic region as a protected area, we demonstrate that the evidence does not support this view. The Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty recognizes that a systematic environmental‐geographical framework provides a quantitative approach to inform expansion of the current Antarctic… 
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