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Special Issue: The Year in Ecology and Conservation Biology

Edited by
Richard S. Ostfeld (Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies) and Alison G. Power (Cornell University)
Special Issue: The Year in Ecology and Conservation Biology

Published: October 2018

Volume 1429

Published since 1824, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is the Academy’s premier scientific publication.

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Biogeographic constraints to marine conservation in a changing climate

Alexa Fredston‐Hermann, Steven D. Gaines, Benjamin S. Halpern

Probiotics as a tool for disease mitigation in wildlife: insights from food production and medicine

Valerie J. McKenzie, Jordan G. Kueneman, Reid N. Harris

Conservation lessons from large‐mammal manipulations in East African savannas: the KLEE, UHURU, and GLADE experiments

Jacob R. Goheen, David J. Augustine, Kari E. Veblen, Duncan M. Kimuyu, Todd M. Palmer, Lauren M. Porensky, Robert M. Pringle, Jayashree Ratnam, Corinna Riginos, Mahesh Sankaran, Adam T. Ford, Abdikadir A. Hassan, Rhiannon Jakopak, Tyler R. Kartzinel, Samson Kurukura, Allison M. Louthan, Wilfred O. Odadi, Tobias O. Otieno, Alois M. Wambua, Hillary S. Young, Truman P. Young

Biodiversity conservation and armed conflict: a warfare ecology perspective

Thor Hanson

Major challenges for correlational ecological niche model projections to future climate conditions

A. Townsend Peterson, Marlon E. Cobos, Daniel Jiménez‐García

Changing resource landscapes and spillover of henipaviruses

Maureen K. Kessler, Daniel J. Becker, Alison J. Peel, Nathan V. Justice, Tamika Lunn, Daniel E. Crowley, Devin N. Jones, Peggy Eby, Cecilia A. Sánchez, Raina K. Plowright

Recovery of food webs following natural physical disturbances

David A. Spiller, Thomas W. Schoener, Jonah Piovia‐Scott