Jean-François Alignan
Aix-Marseille University
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Published on Jul 1, 2018in Biodiversity and Conservation 2.83
Jean-François Alignan1
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(Aix-Marseille University),
Jean-François Debras4
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(Institut national de la recherche agronomique)
+ 1 AuthorsThierry Dutoit6
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(Aix-Marseille University)
Given that biological conservation cannot prevent the full range of negative impacts on biodiversity, ecological restoration is nowadays commonly acknowledged as a necessary tool for conservation purposes. Here, we report on an ecological rehabilitation project in the La Crau area (south-eastern France), beginning in 2009 when a former industrial orchard (357 ha) was rehabilitated into a Mediterranean rangeland. We assessed the effect of ecological rehabilitation and different additional restora...
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Published on Jul 1, 2018in Journal for Nature Conservation 1.97
Jean-François Alignan1
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(Aix-Marseille University),
Jean-François Debras4
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(Institut national de la recherche agronomique),
Thierry Dutoit6
Estimated H-index: 6
(Aix-Marseille University)
Abstract In the last few years, legislation in more and more countries has stipulated compensation for impacts on biodiversity. France was one of the first countries to include compensation in its national law on nature preservation (1976), but habitat banking was only recently introduced into the mitigation regulatory framework. It was applied for the first time in 2008, when the first French Natural Asset Reserve was created in the plain of La Crau (Southeastern France), the last semi-arid ste...
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Published on Apr 1, 2018in Natures Sciences Sociétés
Thierry Dutoit6
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(Aix-Marseille University),
Renaud Jaunatre6
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+ 3 AuthorsElise Buisson22
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(Aix-Marseille University)
Le premier site naturel de compensation francais a ete inaugure le 11 mai 2009 sur le site d’un verger abandonne dans la plaine de Crau (Bouches-du-Rhone, France). Cette operation avait notamment pour objectif d’experimenter le premier mecanisme d’offre de compensation francais via la rehabilitation d’une vegetation herbacee permettant le retour des oiseaux steppiques emblematiques de cet espace. Impliques dans le comite local de pilotage, des ecologues ont conseille les techniques de rehabilita...
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