Tag: biodiversity

Recent reading

Newspaper articles: Exclusive: Found after 500 years, the wreck of Christopher Columbus’s flagship the Santa Maria by David Keys, The Independent. Scientific articles: Cole, L.E.S., Bhagwat, S.A. & Willis, K.J. (2014) Recovery and resilience of tropical forests after disturbance. Nat Commun, 5, Article number…

Recent reading

One short story and five scientific papers thinking about different aspects of ecological change through time. Short story: Checkhov, A. (1889) The Pipe SUMMARY (Will): People have long been concerned about environmental change. Observations of phenological shifts, degradation of ecosystem services and climate change are clearly…

PCRG publications 2010

  Open access versions of some papers avaliable via Open Research Online:   Bush, M.B., Hanselman, J.A. & Gosling, W.D. (2010) Non-linear climate change and Andean feedbacks: An imminent turning point? Global Change Biology, 16, 3223-3232 Gosling, W.D. (2010) Evolutions Atlas. Fragile web: What’s…

Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services

PAGES (Past Global Changes) Focus 4: (Past) Human-Climate-Ecosystem Interaction (PHAROS) Biodiversity Theme Workshop at the Department of Zoology, University of Oxford (9-11 Jan) Using fossil records to map potential threats, opportunities and likely future developments for biodiversity and ecosystem services Organised by: Dr. Elizabeth…