About the Authors

Michael B. J. Harfoot

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael B. J. Harfoot, Tim Newbold, Derek P. Tittensor

mike.harfoot@unep-wcmc.org

Affiliations United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre, Cambridge, United Kingdom, Computational Science Laboratory, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Tim Newbold

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael B. J. Harfoot, Tim Newbold, Derek P. Tittensor

Affiliations United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre, Cambridge, United Kingdom, Computational Science Laboratory, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Derek P. Tittensor

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael B. J. Harfoot, Tim Newbold, Derek P. Tittensor

Affiliations United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre, Cambridge, United Kingdom, Computational Science Laboratory, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Stephen Emmott

Affiliation Computational Science Laboratory, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Jon Hutton

Affiliation United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Vassily Lyutsarev

Affiliation Computational Science Laboratory, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Matthew J. Smith

Affiliation Computational Science Laboratory, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Jörn P. W. Scharlemann

Affiliations United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre, Cambridge, United Kingdom, School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, United Kingdom

Drew W. Purves

Affiliation Computational Science Laboratory, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: MH TN DT SE JH VL MJS JPWS DWP. Performed the experiments: MH TN DT. Analyzed the data: MH TN DT MS DP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MH TN DT MS VL DP. Wrote the paper: MH TN DT SE JH MJS JPWS DWP. Contributed equally to this manuscript: MH TN DT.