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Southeast Asian biodiversity: an impending disaster
Sodhi, NS; Koh, LP; Brook, BW; Ng, PKL
2004
Source PublicationTRENDS IN ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION
ISSN0169-5347
Volume19Issue:12Pages:654-660
AbstractSoutheast Asia has the highest relative rate of deforestation of any major tropical region, and could lose three quarters of its original forests by 2100 and up to 42% of its biodiversity. Here, we report on the current state of its biota and highlight the primary drivers of the threat of extinction now faced by much of the unique and rich fauna and flora of the region. Furthermore, the known impacts on the biodiversity of Southeast Asia are likely to be just the tip of the iceberg, owing to the paucity of research data. The looming Southeast Asian biodiversity disaster demands immediate and definitive actions, yet such measures continue to be constrained by socioeconomic factors, including poverty and lack of infrastructure. Any realistic solution will need to involve a multidisciplinary strategy, including political, socioeconomic and scientific input, in which all major stakeholders (government, non-government, national and international organizations) must participate.
KeywordRain-forest East-asia Tropical Deforestation Peninsular Malaysia Dipterocarp Forest Species Richness Lowland Forests Wild Meat Conservation Diversity
Indexed BySCI
Language英语
Document Type期刊论文
Identifierhttp://ir.xtbg.org.cn/handle/353005/9843
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Sodhi, NS,Koh, LP,Brook, BW,et al. Southeast Asian biodiversity: an impending disaster[J]. TRENDS IN ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION,2004,19(12):654-660.
APA Sodhi, NS,Koh, LP,Brook, BW,&Ng, PKL.(2004).Southeast Asian biodiversity: an impending disaster.TRENDS IN ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION,19(12),654-660.
MLA Sodhi, NS,et al."Southeast Asian biodiversity: an impending disaster".TRENDS IN ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION 19.12(2004):654-660.
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