AMBIO

, Volume 40, Issue 4, pp 431–435 | Cite as

Defining Flagship Uses is Critical for Flagship Selection: A Critique of the IUCN Climate Change Flagship Fleet

  • Maan Barua
  • Meredith Root-Bernstein
  • Richard J. Ladle
  • Paul Jepson
Synopsis

Keywords

Polar Bear Conservation Goal Beluga Whale Emperor Penguin Flagship Species 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Notes

Acknowledgments

Thanks to the members of the IUCN climate change flagship fleet group for their cooperation. M.B.’s work was enabled by the University of Oxford Clarendon Fund, Felix and Wingate Scholarships. M.R.-B. was supported by a graduate fellowship from CONICYT (No. 63105446).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maan Barua
    • 1
  • Meredith Root-Bernstein
    • 2
  • Richard J. Ladle
    • 3
    • 1
  • Paul Jepson
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Geography and the EnvironmentUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK
  2. 2.Department of Ecology, CASEBPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileSantiagoChile
  3. 3.Faculty of Science and HealthFederal University of AlagoasAlagoasBrazil

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