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Let's train more theoretical ecologists – Here is why

By Axel G. Rossberg, György Barabás, Hugh P. Possingham, Mercedes Pascual, Pablo A. Marquet, Cang Hui, Matthew R. Evans and Géza Meszéna


A tangled web of vicious circles, driven by cultural issues, has prevented ecology from growing strong theoretical roots. Now this hinders development of effective conservation policies. To overcome these barriers in view of urgent societal needs, we propose a global network of postgraduate theoretical training programs

Topics: Biodiversity crisis, Capacity building, Ecological modelling, Mathematical biology, Theoretical ecology, 1105 Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
Publisher: Elsevier
Year: 2019
DOI identifier: 10.1016/j.tree.2019.06.004
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