Corridors in Management 2017-03-22T10:12:34+00:00

Corridor Management

Digests about corridors in management

Letting the cat out of the isolated bag

October 20th, 2014|

The European wildcat (Felis silvestris silvestris) once inhabited forests throughout most of central and southern Europe. Today, their populations are sparse and heavily isolated due to former human persecution, and the ongoing fragmentation of habitat [...]

The role of agricultural ditch banks as corridors

August 25th, 2014|

In Europe, strategies such as planned nature reserves coupled with agri-environment schemes (AES) are intended to maintain biodiversity in agricultural areas where plant species in particular are often reduced in number by intensive farming.  One [...]

Using network theory to prioritize management

June 16th, 2014|

Although connectivity tools are numerous and growing steadily, there's no point in managing for connectivity without the practicality of knowing how to prioritize management decisions.  Questions such as which patches are most important, which corridors [...]

Connectivity approaches in state wildlife action plans

March 18th, 2014|

Written by Iara Lacher and Marit Wilkerson In a study recently published in Conservation Biology, authors Lacher and Wilkerson used 50 State Wildlife Action Plans (SWAPs) [] to evaluate how the U.S., as a whole, addresses [...]