The Sustainable Biosphere Initiative: An Ecological Research Agenda: A Report from the Ecological Society of America

@article{Lubchenco1991TheSB,
  title={The Sustainable Biosphere Initiative: An Ecological Research Agenda: A Report from the Ecological Society of America},
  author={Jane Lubchenco and Annette M. Olson and Linda B. Brubaker and Stephen R. Carpenter and Marjorie M. Holland and Stephen P. Hubbell and S. A. Levin and James A. Macmahon and Pamela A. Matson and Jerry M. Melillo and Harold A. Mooney and Charles W. Peterson and H. Ronald Pulliam and Leslie A. Real and Philip J. Regal and Paul G. Risser},
  journal={Ecology},
  year={1991},
  volume={72},
  pages={371-412}
}
  • Jane Lubchenco, Annette M. Olson, +13 authors Paul G. Risser
  • Published 1991
  • Biology, Environmental Science
  • Ecology
  • In this document, the Ecological Society of America proposes the Sustainable Biosphere Initiative (SBI), an initiative that focuses on the necessary role of ecological science in the wise management of Earth's resources and the maintenance of Earth's life support systems. This document is intended as a call to arms for all ecologists, but it will also serve as a means to communicate with individuals in other disciplines with whom ecologists must join forces to address a common predicament. This… CONTINUE READING

    Figures from this paper.

    Paper Mentions

    Citations

    Publications citing this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 297 CITATIONS

    Developing Ecological Research That is Relevant for Achieving Sustainability.

    • Robert Costanza
    • Environmental Science, Medicine
    • Ecological applications : a publication of the Ecological Society of America
    • 1993

    The Iubs-Scope-Unesco Program of Research in Biodiversity.

    • Otto Thomas Solbrig
    • Biology, Medicine
    • Ecological applications : a publication of the Ecological Society of America
    • 1992

    Ecological Principles and Guidelines for Managing the Use of Land

    VIEW 6 EXCERPTS
    CITES BACKGROUND
    HIGHLY INFLUENCED

    The urgency of building global capacity for biodiversity science

    VIEW 1 EXCERPT

    FILTER CITATIONS BY YEAR

    1992
    2020

    CITATION STATISTICS

    • 9 Highly Influenced Citations