- Fuzzy assessment of land suitability for scientific research reservesDavid M Stoms
Institute for Computational Earth System Science, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106 3060, USA
Environ Manage 29:545-58. 2002..Several sites were identified that best satisfy the suitability criteria for a reserve to represent vernal pool habitat...
- Extinction rates under nonrandom patterns of habitat lossEric W Seabloom
National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Suite 300, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:11229-34. 2002..We illustrate the consequences of nonrandom patterns of habitat conversion by using a data set that combines the distribution of native vascular plants with human activity patterns in California...
- Human impacts, plant invasion, and imperiled plant species in CaliforniaEric W Seabloom
Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA
Ecol Appl 16:1338-50. 2006..The current small range size of exotic species implies that California has a significant "invasion debt" that will be paid as exotic plants expand their range and spread throughout the state...
- Coastal ecosystem-based management with nonlinear ecological functions and valuesEdward B Barbier
Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
Science 319:321-3. 2008..This result suggests that reconciling competing demands on coastal habitats should not always result in stark preservation-versus-conversion choices...