Eleanor Slade is co-editing a Frontiers in Forests and Global Change Special Issue: Improving Environmental Sustainability in Oil Palm: Linking Science, Policy, & Practice across the Tropics. Submssion is now open so if you have some exciting research waiting to be published click here to read more!
Our new paper shows that riparian reserves are important for birds in oil palm
A new paper by our PhD student Simon Mitchell in Journal of Applied Ecology shows that riparain reserves in oil palm plantations are important for birds, especially if they are >40m wide. The paper is open access and you can read it here!
LOMBOK at the ATBC in Kuching
We had an impressive turn out at the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC2018) annual conference in Kuching. Twenty-eight members of LOMBOK attended, from our Malaysian and UK students, PIs, and local collaborators, and we gave 14 talks (have a look under Presentations). We also co-organised two symposia on ‘Environmental Sustainability in Oil Palm’ [read more]