Habitat loss

US imperiled species are most vulnerable to habitat loss on private lands

To stem the ongoing loss of biodiversity, conservation practitioners must distinguish between effective and ineffective approaches for protecting species habitats. Using Google Earth Engine and 31 years of Landsat images, we quantified changes in the …

Coastal Habitat Loss from Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael damaged countless communities along the gulf coast - an area that is also home to sensitive habitat for imperiled species like the Choctawatchee beach mouse and Piping Plover. This web app lets users visualize the loss of coastal …