The essential role of other effective area-based conservation measures in achieving big bold conservation targets




Continued biodiversity loss has prompted calls for half of the planet to be set aside for nature e including E. O Wilson's “Half-Earth” approach and the Wild Foundation's “Nature Needs Half” initiative. These efforts have provided a necessary wake-up call and drawn welcome global attention for the urgent need for increased action on conserving biodiversity and nature in general. Yet they have also sparked debate within the conservation community, particularly due to the huge practical and political obstacles to establishing or expanding protected areas on this scale. The new designation of “other effective areabased conservation measures” (OECMs) provides the opportunity for formal recognition of and support for areas delivering...


Global Ecology and Conservation




doi.org/10.1016/j.gecco.2018.e00424


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- Artigo com revisão pelos pares e teses universitárias


- Áreas Protegidas


- Todas Áreas de Conservação de Moçambique



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