40 datasets for Biological Conservation
Data for: Using Completeness and Defaunation Indices to Understand Nature Reserve’s Key Attributes in Preserving Medium- and Large-bodied Mammals
Contributors: Qisen Yang, Zhixin Wen, Deyan Ge, Lin Xia, Anderson Feijo, Jilong Cheng, Tianlong Cai
... Presence/absence data, body mass, trophic guilds and protection status of medium- and large-bodied mammals in the 33 studied nature reserves of Sichuan Province
Data for: The influence of artificial light at night and polarized light on bird-building collisions
Contributors: Sirena Lao, Bruce Robertson, Abigail Anderson, Robert Blair, Joanna Eckles, Reed Turner, Scott Loss
... Data for bird-building collisions, artificial light emissions from windows, and polarized light reflected from facades of buildings
Contributors: Erica Marshall, Darren Southwell, Heini Kujala, Brendan Wintle
... Data used in a quantitative literature review assessing a range of publications from conservation planning, ecology and offsetting to determine what types of biodiversity metrics were used in each field.
Contributors: Roxanne Leberger, ISABEL ROSA, Carlos Guerra, Florian Wolf, Henrique Pereira
... Table with 15282 lines (protected area), and 34 columns (variables) used for this study. Columns details: 'id' = Protected area id 'wdpa_id' = Protected area id (from WDPA database, generated by UNEP-WCMC) 'name' = Protected area name (from WDPA database) 'latitude' = Protected area latitude (centroïde) 'longitude' = Protected area longitude (centroïde) 'country' = Protected area's country (from WDPA database) 'IPBES_sub' = Protected area's IPBES subregion 'IUCN_cat' = Protected area's IUCN category (from Ia to VI) (from WDPA database) 'iucn' = Protected area's IUCN category (with 1 = Ia , 2 = Ib, 3 = II, 4 = III, 5 = IV, 6 = V, 7 = VI, for computation purposes) 'year' = Protected area's year of implementation 'loss_perc_2001'... 'loss_perc_2014' = Percentage of loss per protected area for each year 'loss_perc_2001_2014' = Percentage of loss per protected area that occurred between 2001 and 2014 'trend_gls_val_2001_2014' = Trend of loss per protected area between 2001 and 2014, given by the generalized least squares (GLS) model 'trend_gls_pv_2001_2014' = p-value of the trend given by the GLS model for each protected area 'pa_nbcell' = Protected area size (number of cells) 'forest_perc_inPA_2000' = Percentage of forest within each protected area in 2000 'forest_area_nbcell_inPA_2000' = Forest size within each protected area in 2000 (number of cells) 'forest_area_km2_inPA_2000' = Forest size within each protected area in 2000 (km2) 'loss_km2_outPA_2001_2014' = Forest loss area within each IPBES subregion occurring outside protected areas between 2001 and 2014 (in km2) 'forest_km2_outPA_2000' = Forest area in the year 2000 within each IPBES subregion occurring outside protected areas (in km2) 'loss_perc_outPA_2001_2014' = Percentage of forest loss within each IPBES subregion occurring outside protected areas between 2001 and 2014 (= 'loss_km2_outPA_2001_2014' / 'forest_km2_outPA_2000' *100 )
Contributors: Joshua Ennen, Christopher Hoagstrom, Mickey Agha, Wilfredo A. Matamoros, Anders Rhodin, Sarah Sweat, Jeffrey Lovich, John Iverson
... 1. Presence-absence matrix with turtle species by HydroBASIN level-6 2. Biodiversity and conservation parameters used in the classification tree analyses.
Contributors: Matthew Rees, Brendan Wintle, Jack Pascoe, Emma Birnbaum, Mark Le Pla, Bronwyn Hradsky
... Data and R scripts for the spatial mark-resight modelling of feral cat density in the Western Otway Ranges, 2017.
Contributors: Andrew Shelton, Correigh Greene, Richard Henderson, Linda Park, Eric Beamer, Ryan Kelly, Piper Schwenke
... This zip file contains data, R scripts, and statistical models written in stan and supports the analyses presented in the Shelton et al. publication noted above.
Data for: Anthropogenic debris accumulated in nests of seabirds in an uninhabited island in West Africa
Contributors: Davi Castro Tavares, Jailson Fulgencio de Moura, Agostino Merico
... Data on the presence and abundance of anthropogenic debris recorded in nests of Caspian terns and great cormorants, as well as on the beach in Senegal. Data linked to scientific manuscript submitted to Biological Conservation.
Contributors: Jessica Sanchez, Brian Hudgens
... An individual-based, spatially-explicit, discrete time model of rabies and canine distemper transmission through a naïve population of San Clemente Island foxes. Code written in Program R.
Contributors: Anni Arponen, Luigi Maiorano, Aija Kukkala, Wilfried Thuiller
... Zonation Spatial prioritization map that was used for determining the National Responsibility Species. The map was originally produced in Kukkala et al. (2016), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2016.04.016)