Towards an integrated framework for assessing the vulnerability of species to climate change

PLoS Biol. 2008 Dec 23;6(12):2621-6. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0060325.


Climate change is a major threat to global biodiversity. A novel integrated framework to assess vulnerability and prioritize research and management action aims to improve our ability to respond to this emerging crisis.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Climate*
  • Greenhouse Effect*
  • Models, Theoretical
  • Risk Assessment*
  • Species Specificity