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People, species richness and human population growth
(BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 2006-11-01)
Aim To investigate how the magnitude of conservation conflicts arising from positive relationships between human population size and species richness is altered during a period of marked human population growth (2% year(-1)). ...
Biotic homogenization and alien bird species along an urban gradient in South Africa
Similar to the process seen in invasion biology, urbanized environments lead to biotic homogenization with a few species, often alien, dominating the urban habitat. We investigated avian communities across an urban gradient ...
Understanding avian assemblage change within anthropogenic environments using citizen science data
(Elsevier B.V., 2018)
Anthropogenic land use is a major driver of biodiversity loss, with different land use activities having a range of impacts on native communities. These myriad impacts make it difficult to identify the key drivers of species ...