By Rebecca K. Smith,William J. Sutherland

ISBN-10: 1907807853

ISBN-13: 9781907807855

ISBN-10: 1907807861

ISBN-13: 9781907807862

Amphibian Conservation is the fourth within the sequence of Synopses of Conservation facts, associated with the web source

This synopsis is a part of the Conservation proof undertaking and gives an invaluable source for conservationists. It varieties a part of a chain designed to advertise a extra evidence-based method of biodiversity conservation. Others within the sequence contain bee, poultry, farmland and bat conservation and so on are in preparation.

Approximately 32% of the 7,164+ amphibian species are presently threatened with extinction and at the very least forty three% of species are declining. regardless of this, till lately amphibians and their conservation had got little cognizance. even supposing paintings is now being performed to preserve many species, frequently it's not appropriately documented.

This publication brings jointly and summarises the to be had clinical proof and adventure proper to the sensible conservation of amphibians.

The authors consulted a global crew of amphibian specialists and conservationists to provide an intensive precis of what's recognized, or no longer identified, in regards to the effectiveness of amphibian conservation activities around the world.

"The e-book is filled with literature summaries and citations; a veritable info goldmine for graduate scholars and researchers. It additionally admirably offers selection makers with a well-researched source of confirmed interventions that may be hired to stem/reverse the decline of amphibian populations." -John G Palis, Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society

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