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Sunday, 10 November 2013

[ANFES] 2013-11-10 NRMGIS: This Issue: Some Things of Interest

2013-11-10 NRMGIS: NATURAL RESOURCE MONITORING/GIS/RS ITEMS OF INTEREST

This Issue: Some Things of Interest

 SOME PUBLICATIONS/URLS OF INTEREST

Free Access Journals. Taylor & Francis have free open access to the following Environmental Science and Policy Environment journals for a limited time: Australasian Journal of Environmental Management; Environmental Hazards; Environmental Technology; Environmental Technology Reviews; Greenhouse Gas Measurement and Management; Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal; International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology; Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy; Journal of Environmental Engineering and Landscape Management; and Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research.

Savory, Allan. 2013. How to fight desertification and reverse climate change. Filmed Feb 2013 • Posted Mar 2013 • TED2013.

Schmidt, J.H., et al. 2013. Accounting for incomplete detection: what are we estimating and how might it affect long-term passerine monitoring programs? Biol. Conserv. 160:130-139. Abstract.

Schofield, G., et al.. 2013. Satellite tracking large numbers of individuals to infer population level dispersal and core areas for the protection of an endangered species. Divers. Distrib. 19(7):834-844.

Staff Writers. 2013. New world map for overcoming climate change. TerraDaily

Tetetla-Rangel, E., et al. 2013. Patterns of rare woody species richness: the influence of environment, landscape attributes and spatial structure across different spatial scales. Biodivers. Conserv. 22(6-7):1435-1450. Page 1

Vieilledent, G., et al. 2013. Forecasting deforestation and carbon emissions in tropical developing countries facing demographic expansion: a case study in Madagascar. Ecol. Evol. 3(6):1702-1716.

Vose, James M. et al.2012. Effects of climatic variability and change on forest ecosystems: a comprehensive science synthesis for the U.S. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-870. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 265 p. From Hank Kashdan, USFS

Yemshanov, D., et al. 2013. Mapping ecological risks with a portfolio-based technique: incorporating uncertainty and decision-making preferences. Divers. Distrib. 19(5-6):567-579.

KEEPING UP-TO-DATE – PRODUCTS, NEWSLETTERS, EMAIL LISTS, JOURNALS. See also http://botany.si.edu/puhttps://www.createspace.com/3489254bs/bcn/links.cfm, http://scholar.google.com/, and Directory of Open Access Journals. http://www.doaj.org/doaj?func=findJournals.

IUFRO News - Volume 42, issue 10 available at http://www.iufro.org/index.php?id=5430#c20890.

SDI Regional Newsletters for November 2013 - The SDI Regional Newsletters for November 2013 are now posted on the Global Spatial Data Infrastructure (GSDI) home page at http://www.gsdi.org. You may also download them directly as follows:

SDI-Latin America and Caribbean Newsletter - http://memberservices.gsdi.org/files/?artifact_id=1434. (Spanish); http://memberservices.gsdi.org/files/?artifact_id=1433 (English). Portuguese translations of the newsletter are posted as they arrive and may be downloaded at http://www.gsdi.org/newsletters.php.

SDI-Africa Newsletter - http://portal.gsdi.org/files/?artifact_id=1429 (English)

SDI-Asia Pacific Newsletter - http://portal.gsdi.org/files/?artifact_id=1428 (English). Chinese translations of the newsletter are posted as they arrive and may be downloaded at http://www.gsdi.org/newsletters.php

WORKING SMARTER - WORKSHOPS, MEETINGS, EVENTS, ETC. – See also: http://www.gfis.net, http://www.iufro.org/events/calendar/ and http://www.iufro.org/discover/noticeboard/.

MOVING AHEAD – OPPORTUNITIES – See also: Scholarships-Positions, Forestry, Arboriculture, Agriculture, Agronomy & Natural Resource Management Jobs at http://www.earthworks-jobs.com/forest.htm, Riley Guide to Agriculture, Forestry, & Farming Jobs http://www.rileyguide.com/agric.html, Finding Your Dream Job in Natural Resources http://www.cyber-sierra.com/nrjobs/, http://www.nature.com/naturejobs/index.html The Job Seekers Guide for International and Environmental Careers http://timresch.net/ejobs/index.htm and Scholarship Listing http://www.scholarshiplisting.com/.

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