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Better SAFE than sorry


Bradshaw, CJA and Clements, GR and Laurance, WF and Brook, BW, Better SAFE than sorry, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 9, (9) pp. 487-488. ISSN 1540-9295 (2011) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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DOI: doi:10.1890/11.WB.028


We welcome the debate that our proposed species’ ability to forestall extinction (SAFE) index (Front Ecol Environ 2011; 9[9]: 521–525, this issue) has attracted from our peers (see previous letters by Akçakaya et al., Beissinger et al., and McCarthy et al.), because it has further emphasized the need for a more heuristic measure of species extinction threat.

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Item Type:Letter or Note in Journal
Keywords:letter, species extinction, response
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Ecology
Research Field:Population ecology
Objective Division:Environmental Policy, Climate Change and Natural Hazards
Objective Group:Adaptation to climate change
Objective Field:Ecosystem adaptation to climate change
UTAS Author:Brook, BW (Professor Barry Brook)
ID Code:116350
Year Published:2011
Web of Science® Times Cited:2
Deposited By:Biological Sciences
Deposited On:2017-05-05
Last Modified:2017-05-05

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