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Decision Point - EDG's monthly magazine
The EDG (Environmental Decision Group) and Decision Point are all about smart science for wise decisions, and are funded by

the ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions (CEED) and
the National Environmental Research Program (NERP) Environmental Decisions Hub

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Decision Point is the EDG’s monthly magazine presenting articles, views and ideas on environmental decision making, biodiversity, conservation planning and monitoring.

In the current issue of Decision Point (#81 – August 2014 – 1.3 Mb) you’ll find the following stories:

‘Running’ the EDG
Perspectives on the organisation of our science – page 4

Eradicating foxes
Why absence of proof isn’t proof of absence – page 5

The tale of the Phillip Island fox
A manager’s view on costs, and the confidence of eradication – page 6

The tragedy of disappearing tidal flats
Nick Murray maps wetlands on Earth’s most developed coastline – page 8

Conserving koalas in suburbs
Nicole Shumway on the mismatch between attitudes and actions – page 10

The Project Prioritisation Protocol
A tool for allocating funds to threatened species management – page 12

A call to protect Antarctic biodiversity
The current protected area network is inadequate – page 14

Research briefs
I spy a newt; The vital bits of a monarch’s migration; New policies for old trees – page 3.

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Enjoy! David Salt, Editor (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )