Biodiversity - Week 4
- What is biodiversity?
- What's happening to biodiversity?
- Why is it happening?
- Why does it matter?
- What should/can be done about it?
This week, a discussion of ways of measuring biodiversity and their significance
- Kotwicki et al (2005) Latitudinal patterns of meiofauna from sandy littoral beaches. Biodiversity and Conservation 14:461-474.
- Barcena et al (2004) Latitudinal trends in breeding water bird species richness in Europe and their environmental correlates. Biodiversity and Conservations 13: 1997-2014.