A sub-discipline of biology concerned with the impacts of people on the environment and the conservation of biological diversity (see Murray et al. (2002) Austral. Ecol. 27; see also Klinkenberg (2001) Canad. Geogr./Géog. canad. 45, 3). Van Kleunen and Richardson (2007) PPG31, 4 argue for more integration between conservation biology and invasion biology.
Subjects: Religion — Earth Sciences and Geography.