Toward a knowledge infrastructure for traits-based ecological risk assessment.

@article{Baird2011TowardAK,
  title={Toward a knowledge infrastructure for traits-based ecological risk assessment.},
  author={Donald J. Baird and Christopher J. O. Baker and Robert B. Brua and Mehrdad Hajibabaei and Kearon McNicol and Timothy J. Pascoe and Dick de Zwart},
  journal={Integrated environmental assessment and management},
  year={2011},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={209-15}
}
The trait approach has already indicated significant potential as a tool in understanding natural variation among species in sensitivity to contaminants in the process of ecological risk assessment. However, to realize its full potential, a defined nomenclature for traits is urgently required, and significant effort is required to populate databases of species-trait relationships. Recently, there have been significant advances in the area of information management and discovery in the area of… CONTINUE READING
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