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Effects of interacting threats on the survival of long-lived species

Duration

March 2006 - August 2009

Narrative

We are expanding on the traditional use of population viability analyses to include examining interacting threats on the survival of long-lived species, albatrosses.
Impact: This is a novel modeling approach with applicability to any k-selected species. No one has documented the multiplicative effect of several simultaneous threats on albatross species, and thus our findings should allow a more accurate assessment of the dangers they face.

 

Current Staff

Federal Staff: 102

Masters Students: 247

Phd Students: 163

Post Docs: 55

University Staff: 266

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 722

Scientific Publications: 1960

Presentations: 4355

 

Personnel

Funding Agencies

  • David H. Smith Conservation Research Fellowship Program

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