Using species distribution models for IUCN Red Lists of threatened species

@article{Fivaz2014UsingSD,
  title={Using species distribution models for IUCN Red Lists of threatened species},
  author={Fabien P. Fivaz and Yves Gonseth},
  journal={Journal of Insect Conservation},
  year={2014},
  volume={18},
  pages={427-436}
}
Red Lists have been used for years globally and regionally in many countries to highlight species that need special attention because of the rarity or rapid decline of their populations. To ensure homogenized classification at the global and regional level, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) defined categories of threat, and criteria to attribute the taxa to these categories. Nevertheless, the strict application of the criteria is not always straightforward, especially… CONTINUE READING