About the Authors
- Robert I. McDonald
* E-mail: rob_mcdonald@TNC.ORG
Affiliation Worldwide Office, The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America
- Richard T. T. Forman
Affiliation Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Peter Kareiva
Affiliation Seattle Office, The Nature Conservancy, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: RIM RTTF PK. Analyzed the data: RIM. Wrote the paper: RIM RTTF PK. Conducted the statistical analysis and wrote the paper with help from the other authors: RIM. Helped select appropriate metrics for the analysis: RTTF. Helped obtain and analyze the data on conservation funding: PK.