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- Medica, Philip A., et al. Show all 14 Authors
- Diversity 2013 v.5 no.2 pp. 293-319
- animals; conservation areas; development projects; ecotones; genetic variation; geographic information systems; grasslands; habitats; land management; landscapes; planning; population genetics; population structure; raw materials; renewable energy sources; species diversity; Colorado River; Mojave Desert; United States
- ... Genetic diversity within species provides the raw material for adaptation and evolution. Just as regions of high species diversity are conservation targets, identifying regions containing high genetic diversity and divergence within and among populations may be important to protect future evolutionary potential. When multiple co-distributed species show spatial overlap in high genetic diversity an ...