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The science behind restoration ecology has never been more important in tackling the loss of global biodiversity, with the UN declaring 2021-2030 the "Decade on Ecosystem Restoration". Conservation and Restoration Ecology publishes cutting edge research on the conservation of species and habitats, and advances in restoration ecology research.
The United Nations declared 2021-2030 “The Decade on Ecosystem Restoration”, to scale up worldwide efforts to protect and restore degraded ecosystems. The science behind restoration ecology has never been more important to tackle the increasing loss of global biodiversity. Conservation and Restoration Ecology publishes cutting edge research focused on preventing the destruction and degradation of ecosystems and habitats, avoiding further loss of biodiversity, while making sure that existing damages can be repaired and mitigated.
In this Specialty Section, we focus both on the conservation of species and habitats, and restoration ecology research and advances. Subjects covered include:
Additionally, this section will include relevant aspects of human social systems with a focus on closer collaboration between scientists, communities, lawmakers and practitioners including:
Conservation and Restoration Ecology takes advantage of Frontiers online platform for timely and transparent peer review, with an open access publication model that makes all the content immediately accessible to researchers, practitioners and policy makers worldwide.
Authors submitting work at a species specific level should consider the journal Frontiers in Conservation Science
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Conservation and Restoration Ecology welcomes submissions of the following article types: Brief Research Report, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis and Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Policy and Practice Reviews, Policy Brief, Review, Specialty Grand Challenge, Systematic Review and Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Conservation and Restoration Ecology, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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