Habitat Destruction, Fragmentation, and Disturbance Promote Invasion by Habitat Generalists in a Multispecies Metapopulation

@article{Marvier2004HabitatDF,
  title={Habitat Destruction, Fragmentation, and Disturbance Promote Invasion by Habitat Generalists in a Multispecies Metapopulation},
  author={Michelle A. Marvier and Peter Kareiva and Michael G. Neubert},
  journal={Risk Analysis},
  year={2004},
  volume={24}
}
Species invasions are extremely common and are vastly outpacing the ability of resource agencies to address each invasion, one species at a time. Management actions that target the whole landscape or ecosystem may provide more cost‐effective protection against the establishment of invasive species than a species‐by‐species approach. To explore what ecosystem‐level actions might effectively reduce invasions, we developed a multispecies, multihabitat metapopulation model. We assume that species… 

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