Money for Nothing? A Call for Empirical Evaluation of Biodiversity Conservation Investments

@article{Ferraro2006MoneyFN,
  title={Money for Nothing? A Call for Empirical Evaluation of Biodiversity Conservation Investments},
  author={Paul J. Ferraro and S K Pattanayak},
  journal={PLoS Biology},
  year={2006},
  volume={4},
  pages={323 - 324}
}
F or far too long, conservation scientists and practitioners have depended on intuition and anecdote to guide the design of conservation investments. If we want to ensure that our limited resources make a difference, we must accept that testing hypotheses about what policies protect biological diversity requires the same scientifi c rigor and state-of-the… CONTINUE READING