Biodiversity risk assessment of South Africa’s municipalities

Gerber, Liezel (2005-12)

Thesis (MSc (Botany and Zoology))--University of Stellenbosch, 2005.

Thesis

South Africa is one of the most biodiverse countries in the world and even with conservation initiatives in place continues to face biodiversity loss. There is a need to prioritise areas for conservation as resources for conservation purposes are limited in South Africa. From prioritisation methods reviewed it was found that prioritisation indices normally use one or a combination of variables that measure stock; and/or variables that measure threat.

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