Fragmented nature: consequences for biodiversity

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Olff, H.; Ritchie, M.E.;
  • Subject: landscapes | Fractal geometry | disturbance | Scaling | Biodiversity | Resource Ecology | Wildlife Ecology and Conservation | community | Fragmentation | diversity | Habitat loss | plant | scales | Leerstoelgroep Resource Ecology | PE&RC

We discuss how fragmentation of resources and habitat operate differently on species diversity across spatial scales, ranging from positive effects on local species coexistence to negative effect on intermediate spatial scales, to again positive effects on large spatial... View more
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