Journal article

Linking cost efficiency evaluation with population viability analysis to prioritize wetland bird conservation actions

Esther Sebastian-Gonzalez, Jose Antonio Sanchez-Zapata, Francisco Botella, Jordi Figuerola, Fernando Hiraldo, Brendan A Wintle

Biological Conservation | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

We want to thank the researchers and students at the School of Botany (University of Melbourne) for many interesting comments. M. Bode and T. Regan helped with the PVA. S. Gilard helped with the preparation of the maps for the PVA. The following people, organizations and natural parks provided important information and comments: M. Ferrandez, G. Ballesteros, J. Sanchez, J.L. Echevarrias, S. Polo, ANSE, A. Bonet, J. Jimenez, P.M. Mujica, the Conselleria de Medio Ambiente, Agua, Urbanismo y Vivienda, the directors and technicians of the Salinas de La Mata-Torrevieja, Salinas de San Pedro del Pinatar and Clot de Galvany. E. S.-G. benefited from a FPU grant from the Spanish Ministry of Education. The Servicio de Biodiversidad de la Generalitat Valenciana also funded this research. BW was supported by AEDA via a grant from the Commonwealth Department. Two anonymous reviewers made constructive critiques and comments improving the quality of this paper.