Patrick Comer's chapter in Fresh Water: The Essence of Life categorizes and describes the predominant types of freshwater ecosystems, accompanied with stunningly vivid photographs from across the worldPublicationBook ChapterFresh Water: The Essence of Life
This publication provides thorough documentation of the Coastal and Marine Ecological Classification Standard approved by the U.S. Federal Geographic Data Committee as the U.S. Standard for classifying and mapping coastal and marine ecosystems. PublicationScientific Report
NatureServe's strategic plan uses a results-chain framework drawn from the realm of conservation planning and identifies our target results and outcomes, key activities for achieving them, and metrics for tracking our implementation of the planPublicationScientific ReportNatureServe
Technical background on cumulative effects assessment, ecological accounting strategies, ecosystems services, and partnership strategies, along with a summary of the available ecological tools that are most applicable to this type of work.PublicationScientific Report
Conservationists are striving to assess all of the world’s terrestrial, freshwater, marine, and subterranean ecosystems by 2025, and to create the first IUCN Red List of Ecosystems of the World.PublicationJournal ArticleS.A.P.I.E.N.S.