From species to communities: the signature of recreational use on a tropical river ecosystem.

@article{Deacon2015FromST,
  title={From species to communities: the signature of recreational use on a tropical river ecosystem.},
  author={Amy E. Deacon and Hideyasu Shimadzu and Maria Dornelas and Indar W. Ramnarine and Anne E Magurran},
  journal={Ecology and evolution},
  year={2015},
  volume={5 23},
  pages={5561-72}
}
Disturbance can impact natural communities in multiple ways. However, there has been a tendency to focus on single indicators of change when examining the effects of disturbance. This is problematic as classical diversity measures, such as Shannon and Simpson indices, do not always detect the effects of disturbance. Here, we instead take a multilevel, hierarchical approach, looking for signatures of disturbance in the capacity and diversity of the community, and also in allocation and… CONTINUE READING
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