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Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

The Moore Center for Science at Conservation International is one of the world’s premier conservation research institutes, producing and applying groundbreaking and policy-relevant research to help decision-makers protect nature. To date, Conservation International has published more than 1,100 peer-reviewed articles, many in leading journals including Science, Nature and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

On average, each of our scientific papers is cited more than 45 times by other scholars — a rate exceeding that of any other U.S. conservation organization as well as leading universities.

Here is an archive of our most recent research.

The increasing relevance of phenology to conservation

A. K. Ettinger, C. J. Chamberlain, E. M. Wolkovich

Nature Climate Change, 12, 305-307

April 06, 2022

Shifts in phenology can impact organism fitness, ecosystem function, and goods and services from nature. Climate change management must better integrate phenology to optimize conservation outcomes as these impacts increase.

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Ettinger, A. K., Chamberlain, C. J., & Wolkovich, E. M. (2022). The increasing relevance of phenology to conservation. Nature Climate Change, 12(4), 305–307.