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- Todd, James A., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Environmental modelling & software 2011 v.26 no.12 pp. 1481-1488
- biodiversity; case studies; computer software; ecosystem services; environmental impact; environmental models; environmental policy; grasslands; habitat destruction; habitats; indigenous species; prediction; uncertainty; urbanization; Australia
- ... In response to the increasing loss of native vegetation and biodiversity, a growing number of countries have adopted “offsetting” policies that seek to balance local habitat destruction by restoring, enhancing and/or protecting similar but separate habitat. Although these policies often have a stated aim of producing a “net gain” or “no net loss” in environmental benefits, it is challenging to det ...