Biodiversity & Conservation

Bibliography

Food Webs and Ecosystem Levels

Duffy, J. E. (2003). Biodiversity Loss, Trophic Skew and Ecosystem Functioning. Ecology Letters, 6(8), 680–687.

Didham, R.K., Lawton, J.H., Hammond, P.M. & Eggleton, P. (1998). Trophic structure stability and extinction dynamics of beetles (Coleoptera) in tropical forest fragments. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London: Biological Sciences, 353, 437–451.

Lawton, J.H. (1995). Population dynamic principles. In: Extinction Rates (Eds Lawton, J.H. & May, R.M.). Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 147–163.

Pauly, D., Christensen, J., Dalsgaard, J., Froese, R. and Torres Jr., F. (1998) Fishing Down Marine Food Webs

Pimm, S. L., Jones, H. L., & Diamond, J. (1988) On the Risk of Extinction. Published by : The University of Chicago Press for The American Society of Naturalists. The American Naturalist, 132(6), 757–785.

Purvis, A., Gittleman, J.L., Cowlishaw, G. & Mace, G.M. (2000). Predicting extinction risk in declining species. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London: Biological Sciences, 267, 1947–1952.

Scientific Research

Dickinson, J. L., Shirk, J., Bonter, D., Bonney, R., Crain, R. L., Martin, J., Purcell, K. (2012). The current state of citizen science as a tool for ecological research and public engagement. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 10(6), 291–297.

Duffy, J. E. (2003). Biodiversity loss, trophic skew and ecosystem functioning. Ecology Letters, 6(8), 680–687.

Hynes, S., Norton, D., & Corless, R. (2014). Investigating societal attitudes towards the marine environment of Ireland. Marine Policy, 47, 57–65.

Silvertown, J. (2009). A new dawn for citizen science. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 24(9), 467–71.

Ecotourism

Davenport, J., & Davenport, J. L. (2006) The impact of tourism and personal leisure transport on coastal environments: A review. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 67(1-2), 280–292.

Duffy, J. E. (2003) Biodiversity loss, trophic skew and ecosystem functioning. Ecology Letters, 6(8), 680–687.

World Tourism Organization (2004) Indicators of Sustainable Development for Tourism Destinations: A Guidebook.

Awareness and Costs

Department of Arts, Heritage, and the G. (2013). Site Name : Lough Hyne Nature Reserve and Environs SAC

Hynes, S., Norton, D., & Corless, R. (2014) Investigating societal attitudes towards the marine environment of Ireland. Marine Policy, 47, 57–65.

Protected Areas

Department of Arts, Heritage, and the Gaeltacht (2013) Site Name : Lough Hyne Nature Reserve and Environs SAC.

Duffy, J. E. (2003) Biodiversity loss, trophic skew and ecosystem functioning. Ecology Letters, 6(8), 680–687.

European Commission (1997) The Habitats Directive.

European Commission (2009) Birds Directive

Kearney, T. (2013) Lough Hyne – from Prehistory to the Present. Macalla Publishing. Ireland.

Additional resources

Aarhus Convention

Environmental Protection Agency

Freedom of Information Act

Irish Marine Institute

National Biodiversity Data Centre

National Parks and Wildlife Service

National Parks and Wildlife Service – Protected Areas Viewer

Storify