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Crowdsourcing ConGen – Effective size of a population in flux

biology, Conservation, Natural Science, ScienceApril 21, 2010

When presented with a threatened population in need of conservation, the simplest and most basic question a manager can ask is “how big is it?” Unfortunately, this is one of the most challenging questions to answer. Determining the number of individuals in a population is fundamental to effective management. Small, concentrated populations can be destroyed […]