Uncertainty in biodiversity science, policy and management: a conceptual overview

@article{Haila2014UncertaintyIB,
  title={Uncertainty in biodiversity science, policy and management: a conceptual overview},
  author={Yrj{\"o} Haila and Klaus Henle},
  journal={Nature and Conservation},
  year={2014},
  volume={8},
  pages={27-43}
}
  • Y. Haila, K. Henle
  • Published 10 September 2014
  • Environmental Science
  • Nature and Conservation
The protection of biodiversity is a complex societal, political and ultimately practical imperative of current global society. The imperative builds upon scientific knowledge on human dependence on the life-support systems of the Earth. This paper aims at introducing main types of uncertainty inherent in biodiversity science, policy and management, as an introduction to a companion paper summarizing practical experiences of scientists and scholars (Haila et al. 2014). Uncertainty is a cluster… 

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