Using environmental DNA to assess population‐wide spatiotemporal reserve use

@article{Stewart2017UsingED,
  title={Using environmental DNA to assess population‐wide spatiotemporal reserve use},
  author={Kathryn A. Stewart and Hongju Ma and Jinsong Zheng and Jianfu Zhao},
  journal={Conservation Biology},
  year={2017},
  volume={31}
}
Scientists increasingly rely on protected areas to assist in biodiversity conservation, yet the efficacy of these areas is rarely systematically assessed, often because of underfunding. Still, adaptive management strategies to maximize conservation success often rely on understanding the temporal and spatial dynamism of populations therein. Examination of environmental DNA (eDNA) is a time and cost‐effective way to monitor species’ distribution, and quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR… 

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