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Conservation Introductions Decision Support


Conservation Introductions Decision Support


As climate change continues to alter species’ habitats and the natural processes on which they depend, our ability to use historical and current conditions as guides for species conservation and habitat restoration is diminishing. The USFWS and its partners are making increasingly challenging conservation decisions to preserve biodiversity and healthy ecosystems. Conservation introduction, defined as the intentional movement and release or outplanting of a species outside its indigenous range for the purpose of conservation, is one approach that can be used to respond to conservation emergencies such as imminent extinction, and to facilitate adaptation to climate change as species assemble into new biotic communities with no historical [...]

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Wendy Miles

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  • LC MAP - Landscape Conservation Management and Analysis Portal

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