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By Ben Collen, Nathalie Pettorelli, Jonathan E. M. Baillie, Sarah M. Durant

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Content material:
Chapter 1 Biodiversity tracking and Conservation: Bridging the Gaps among worldwide dedication and native motion (pages 1–16): Ben Collen, Nathalie Pettorelli, Jonathan E. M. Baillie and Sarah M. Durant
Chapter 2 monitoring switch in National?Level Conservation prestige: nationwide pink Lists (pages 17–44): Ben Collen, Janine Griffiths, Yolan Friedmann, Jon Paul Rodriguez, Franklin Rojas?Suarez and Jonathan E. M. Baillie
Chapter three The flora and fauna photograph Index: A Biodiversity Indicator for high Trophic degrees (pages 45–70): Timothy G. O'Brien and Margaret F. Kinnaird
Chapter four monitoring swap in Abundance: The residing Planet Index (pages 71–94): Ben Collen, Louise McRae, Jonathan Loh, Stefanie Deinet, Adriana De Palma, Robyn Manley and Jonathan E. M. Baillie
Chapter five satellite tv for pc Data?Based Indices to observe Land Use and Habitat alterations (pages 95–119): Nathalie Pettorelli
Chapter 6 signs of weather switch affects on Biodiversity (pages 120–137): Wendy B. Foden, Georgina M. Mace and Stuart H. M. Butchart
Chapter 7 tracking tendencies in organic Invasion, its impression and coverage Responses (pages 138–158): Piero Genovesi, Stuart H. M. Butchart, Melodie A. McGeoch and David B. Roy
Chapter eight Exploitation Indices: constructing international and nationwide Metrics of natural world Use and exchange (pages 159–188): Rosamunde E. A. Almond, Stuart H. M. Butchart, Thomasina E. E. Oldfield, Louise McRae and Steven de Bie
Chapter nine customized Measures of intake and improvement within the Context of Biodiversity Conservation: Connecting the Ecological Footprint Calculation with the Human Footprint Map (pages 189–209): Eric W. Sanderson
Chapter 10 Indicator Bats software: A procedure for the worldwide Acoustic tracking of Bats (pages 211–247): Kate E. Jones, Jon A. Russ, Andriy?Taras Bashta, Zoltalan Bilhari, Colin Catto, Istvan Csosz, Alexander Gorbachev, Paleter Gyorfi, Alice Hughes, Igor Ivashkiv, Natalia Koryagina, Anikalo Kurali, Steve Langton, Alanna Collen, Georgiana Margiean, Ivan Pandourski, Stuart Parsons, Igor Prokofev, Abigel Szodoray?Paradi, Farkas Szodoray?Paradi, Elena Tilova, Charlotte L. Walters, Aidan Weatherill and Oleg Zavarzin
Chapter eleven Occupancy tools for Conservation administration (pages 248–264): Darryl I. MacKenzie and James T. Reardon
Chapter 12 tracking and comparing the Socioeconomic affects of Conservation tasks on neighborhood groups (pages 265–290): Katherine Homewood
Chapter thirteen technological know-how to coverage Linkages for the Post?2010 Biodiversity objectives (pages 291–310): Georgina M. Mace, Charles Perrings, Philippe Le Prestre, Wolfgang Cramer, Sandra Diaz, Anne Larigauderie, Robert J. Scholes and Harold A. Mooney
Chapter 14 development Sustainable nationwide tracking Networks (pages 311–334): Sarah M. Durant
Chapter 15 tracking within the actual international (pages 335–347): Julia P. G. Jones
Chapter sixteen tracking in UNDP?GEF Biodiversity tasks: Balancing Conservation Priorities, monetary Realities, and medical Rigour (pages 348–401): Sultana Bashir
Chapter 17 Scaling Up or Down? LinkingGlobal and nationwide Biodiversity signs and Reporting (pages 402–420): Philip Bubb
Chapter 18 preserving Biodiversity in a Target?Driven global (pages 421–438): Simon N. Stuart and Ben Collen

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2008). e. the rate of biodiversity loss is increasing). e. the rate of biodiversity loss is decreasing), and a horizontal line means that the expected rate of species extinctions is remaining the same, although in both cases it does not mean that biodiversity loss has stopped. Global Red List and RLI results On the global IUCN Red List, 55,926 species have been assessed (IUCN, 2010). , 2010). , 2009). However, the proportion of Data Deficient (DD) species can have some influence on these conclusions.

This will no doubt speed up the process of participants arriving at complete and consolidated datasheets for all species and allow any workshop time to focus only on the Red Listing process. The online system will also facilitate periodic reviews of various species using the expertise and input of experts at intervals between workshops and will facilitate transparency and consensus building in the review and listing process. Critique of strengths and weaknesses Strengths The IUCN Red List has a reputation as an objective and widely applicable method of assessing the relative risk of extinction of species, and is certainly the most high profile and widely used.

Data from Baillie et al. 2010; Hoffmann et al. 2010; IUCN 2010. 1) shows that the proportion of warm-water coral, bird, mammal, and amphibian species expected to survive into the near future without additional conservation actions has declined over time. , 2004). 0 indicates that all species in a group are classified as Least Concern. At the other extreme, a value of 0 indicates that all species in a group have gone extinct. The RLI can be disaggregated for subsets of data to evaluate sub-global trends in extinction risk at several different scales.

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