Hugh Possingham and Jennifer McGowan (CEED, UQ) have produced a short animation on systematic conservation planning for marine reserve design. It's a great tool to explain the concepts and processes involved in marine conservation planning, and will be used for workshops and courses.
Animation by D Greenup (UQ)
For more information, contact Jennifer McGowan at firstname.lastname@example.org
Also published on Youtube
The Environmental Decisions Group is a network of conservation researchers working on the science of effective decision making to better conserve biodiversity. The EDG includes a variety of Australian and International research centres, hubs and teams, all focused on Environmental Decisions Science, including, but not limited to:
With such a wide range of scientific institutions and groups involved in The EDG, including hundreds of researchers ranging from PhD, Masters and Honours students, through Early Career Researchers to senior Research fellows, research funding obviously comes from a variety of sources. However in 2011, The EDG simultaneously secured substantial funding through the Australian Research Council Centres of Excellence program and the Australian Governments National Environmental Research Program.
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