Habitat fragmentation: A long and tangled tale

@article{Fahrig2018HabitatFA,
  title={Habitat fragmentation: A long and tangled tale},
  author={Lenore Fahrig},
  journal={Global Ecology and Biogeography},
  year={2018}
}
  • L. Fahrig
  • Published 29 November 2018
  • Geography
  • Global Ecology and Biogeography
In 2002, I attended a lecture by Ursula Franklin (Figure 1), a phys‐ icist, pacifist, Holocaust survivor and the recipient of nearly every honor that Canada has to offer. Franklin was 81 years old at the time. She began her lecture with a story about her early research career. In the 1960s, Franklin had been hired by a mining company to de‐ velop a new alloy of stainless copper. Her new alloy held up well in field exposure trials in Montreal, but after a year in Birmingham it “looked like it… 
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