N Myers

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Biodiversity hotspots for conservation priorities
    N Myers
    Green College, Oxford University, Headington, UK
    Nature 403:853-8. 2000
  2. pmc The biotic crisis and the future of evolution
    N Myers
    Green College, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6HG, and Upper Meadow, Old Road, Oxford OX3 8SZ, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:5389-92. 2001
  3. pmc Environmental refugees: a growing phenomenon of the 21st century
    Norman Myers
    Green College, University of Oxford, Upper Meadow, Old Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 8SZ, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:609-13. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Economic reasons for conserving wild nature
    Andrew Balmford
    Conservation Biology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EJ, UK
    Science 297:950-3. 2002
  5. pmc How can a knowledge of the past help to conserve the future? Biodiversity conservation and the relevance of long-term ecological studies
    Katherine J Willis
    Long term Ecology Laboratory, Oxford University Centre for the Environment, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:175-86. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Biodiversity hotspots for conservation priorities
    N Myers
    Green College, Oxford University, Headington, UK
    Nature 403:853-8. 2000
    ..4% of the land surface of the Earth. This opens the way for a 'silver bullet' strategy on the part of conservation planners, focusing on these hotspots in proportion to their share of the world's species at risk...
  2. pmc The biotic crisis and the future of evolution
    N Myers
    Green College, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6HG, and Upper Meadow, Old Road, Oxford OX3 8SZ, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:5389-92. 2001
    ..Despite this likelihood, we have only a rudimentary understanding of how we are altering the evolutionary future. As a result of our ignorance, conservation policies fail to reflect long-term evolutionary aspects of biodiversity loss...
  3. pmc Environmental refugees: a growing phenomenon of the 21st century
    Norman Myers
    Green College, University of Oxford, Upper Meadow, Old Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 8SZ, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:609-13. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Economic reasons for conserving wild nature
    Andrew Balmford
    Conservation Biology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EJ, UK
    Science 297:950-3. 2002
    ..We estimate that the overall benefit:cost ratio of an effective global program for the conservation of remaining wild nature is at least 100:1...
  5. pmc How can a knowledge of the past help to conserve the future? Biodiversity conservation and the relevance of long-term ecological studies
    Katherine J Willis
    Long term Ecology Laboratory, Oxford University Centre for the Environment, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:175-86. 2007
    ..The pivotal issue of this paper is not whether long-term records are of interest to conservation biologists, but how they can actually be utilized in conservation practice and policy...