IUCN to use new sampling technique to assess Sri Lanka's biodiversity

November 1993
International Wildlife;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p28
Reports on the rapid assessment technique developed by the World Conservation Union (IUCN) for Sri Lanka's biodiversity program. Proposed moratorium on logging; Gradient-directed transect sampling (gradsect); Determination of presence of animals from tracks and signs; Discovery of lizard species and localities for plants and animals.


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