Biodiversity and Conservation

Sizing ocean giants: patterns of intraspecific size variation in marine megafauna
26 citations · 81,729 views · 3,965 downloads
Arthropods of the great indoors: characterizing diversity inside urban and suburban homes
11 citations · 37,863 views · 3,832 downloads
Continent-wide survey reveals massive decline in African savannah elephants
35 citations · 30,903 views · 3,581 downloads
Changes in the timing of departure and arrival of Irish migrant waterbirds
4 citations · 29,314 views · 307 downloads
Significant changes in the skin microbiome mediated by the sport of roller derby
41 citations · 24,380 views · 2,400 downloads
Regenerative agriculture: merging farming and natural resource conservation profitably
24,708 views · 1,216 downloads
The invasive New Guinea flatworm Platydemus manokwari in France, the first record for Europe: time for action is now
11 citations · 20,700 views · 1,435 downloads
Leopard (Panthera pardus) status, distribution, and the research efforts across its range
31 citations · 18,628 views · 3,361 downloads
Assessing insect responses to climate change: What are we testing for? Where should we be heading?
48 citations · 19,072 views · 2,182 downloads
Real-time bioacoustics monitoring and automated species identification
74 citations · 16,515 views · 3,220 downloads

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@juncostink https://t.co/Zu44v5F7oG "Significant changes in the skin microbiome mediated by the sport of roller derby" I thought you could appreciate this article!

This one needs to be shared widely, friends. The first empirical comparison of regenerative and conventional food systems in the literature. Learn more about our work at https://t.co/iJt4Tu0BCv https://t.co/WFyI1qiEc5

My article 'Real-time bioacoustics monitoring and automated species identification' published in PeerJ has 15,311 views and 66 citations! I love #OpenAccess @thePeerJ

African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) Populations Crash! Article: https://t.co/CJisTzWtuT Journal: https://t.co/JMJdQ1Ou4P

@NHM_London ...and plenty to choose from in this great round-up of "ocean giants" by @DrCraigMc & co, ofc :) - https://t.co/3Ht4K96GbB

@realDonaldTrump What's really going down is the amount of leopard habitat. 63%-75% lost so far, and counting #scijack https://t.co/kAx3CQ1qJ0 https://t.co/iaZriUQK85

A recent entomological survey found 100% of homes - and 68% of bathrooms - in North Carolina contain #spiders

CNN: 'Our living dinosaurs' There are far fewer African elephants than we thought, study shows
http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/31/africa/great-elephant-census/

New York Times: Leopards Are More Vulnerable Than Believed, Study Finds
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/05/science/leopards-are-more-vulnerable-than-believed-study-finds.html

Smithsonian: "Dozens of Insects and Spiders May Live in Every Room of Your House"
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/dozens-insects-and-spiders-may-live-every-room-your-house-180957853/

Coverage in National Geographic by Ed Yong
http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2015/01/13/how-big-are-the-biggest-squid-whales-sharks-jellyfish/

Interview with the first-named author
http://blog.peerj.com/post/82202736791/research-update-insects-and-climate-change

Découverte en France du Plathelminthe de Nouvelle-Guinée
http://www.mnhn.fr/fr/recherche-expertise/actualites/decouverte-france-plathelminthe-nouvelle-guinee-100-especes-exotiques-envahissantes-plus-nefastes-monde

What roller derby can tell us about germs
http://healthland.time.com/2013/03/12/what-roller-derby-can-teach-us-about-our-germs/

News Audio software identifies rainforest life
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23314372