Reconciling conflicting perspectives for biodiversity conservation in the Anthropocene

  title={Reconciling conflicting perspectives for biodiversity conservation in the Anthropocene},
  author={Christoph Kueffer and Christopher N Kaiser-Bunbury},
  journal={Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment},
We introduce a framework – based on experiences from oceanic islands – for conserving biodiversity in the Anthropocene. In an increasingly human-dominated world, the context for conservation-oriented action is extremely variable, attributable to three largely independent factors: the degree of anthropogenic change, the importance of deliberate versus inadvertent human influence on ecosystems, and land-use priorities. Given this variability, we discuss the need to integrate four strategies… 

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