Table of Contents: Volume 7, Issue 2
An End and a Beginning
USDA Forest Service Roadless Areas: Potential Biodiversity Conservation Reserves
Distribution and Causes of Global Forest Fragmentation
Monitoring Current Status of and Trends in Boreal Forest Land Use in Russian Karelia
Social Vulnerability and Ecological Fragility: Building Bridges between Social and Natural Sciences Using the Irish Potato Famine as a Case Study
Restoration of Midwest Oak Barrens: Structural Manipulation or Process-only?
Environmental Vulnerability Index for the Island of Tobago, West Indies
Misuse of Checklist Assessments in Endangered Species Recovery Efforts
Changes in Mammalian Body Length over 175 Years—Adaptations to a Fragmented Landscape?
Busch, D. E., and J. C. Trexler, editors. 2002. Monitoring Ecosystems: Interdisciplinary Approaches for Evaluating Ecoregional Initiatives. Island Press, Washington, D. C., USA.
Morris, W. F., and D. F. Doak. 2003. Quantitative Conservation Biology: Theory and Practice of Population Viability Analysis. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, Massachusetts, USA
Bissonette, J. A., and I. Storch, editors. 2003. Landscape Ecology and Resource Management. Island Press, Washington, D.C., USA.
Perrow, M. R., and A. J. Davy, editors. 2002. Handbook of Ecological Restoration. Volume 1: Principles of Restoration; Volume 2: Restoration in Practice. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
The Long and the Short of the "View Thing"
A response to: Gunderson and Folke. 2003. “Toward a “Science of the Long View””
The "View Thing" Outside Academia
A response to: Tyson. 2003. “The Long and the Short of the "View Thing"”
Tropical Multiple Use
A response to: Toledo et al. 2003. “The Multiple Use of Tropical Forests by Indigenous Peoples in Mexico: a Case of Adaptive Management”
1. Address the what to do. 2. Income generation is first priority
A response to: Sayer and Campbell. 2002. “Research to Integrate Productivity Enhancement, Environmental Protection, and Human Development”
Weed Control Experience with Restoration
A response to: Blumenthal et al. 2003. “Weed Control as a Rationale for Restoration: The Example of Tallgrass Prairie”
Understanding Fragmentation: Getting closer to 42
A response to: Bogaert. 2003. “Lack of Agreement on Fragmentation Metrics Blurs Correspondence between Fragmentation Experiments and Predicted Effects”
Recent Fire History of Maritime Chaparral Dominated by Arctostaphylos morroensis
A response to: Ward. 2003. “Fire History of Montana de Oro State Park”
Relaxing in Uncertainty
A response to: Costanza. 2000. “Visions of Alternative (Unpredictable) Futures and Their Use in Policy Analysis”