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sensitive

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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sensitive species

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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sensitive species

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 19 words.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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sensitive species

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 19 words.

Plant or animal *species which are susceptible to changes in *habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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sensitive species

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 19 words.

Plant or animal *species which are susceptible to changes in *habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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area-sensitive species

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Species that respond badly if the patch size of their habitat decreases.

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Environmentally Sensitive Area

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

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A fragile ecosystem area where the conservation or preservation of the natural environment is sustained by state controls and/or grants, such as the eastern South Downs, UK...

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Environmentally Sensitive Area

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 45 words.

An area of land, designated by the UK government under EU regulations, where landowners and tenants are eligible to claim

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area‐sensitive species

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 14 words.

Species that respond badly if the patch size of their habitat decreases.

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Environmentally Sensitive Area

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 45 words.

An area of land, designated by the UK government under *EU regulations, where landowners and tenants are eligible to

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area‐sensitive species

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 14 words.

Species that respond badly if the *patch size of their *habitat decreases.

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Environmentally Sensitive Area

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 46 words.

An area of land, designated by the UK government under *EU regulations, where landowners and tenants are eligible to

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area‐sensitive species

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 14 words.

Species that respond badly if the *patch size of their *habitat decreases.

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Surfactant protein D binding to Aspergillus fumigatus hyphae is calcineurin-sensitive

Scarlett Geunes-Boyer, Joseph Heitman, Jo Rae Wright and William J. Steinbach.

in Medical Mycology

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 4372 words.

Surfactant protein D (SP-D) plays a central role in pulmonary innate immune responses to microbes and allergens, often enhancing clearance of inhaled material. Although SP-D functions...

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Phosphorus nutrition of phosphorus-sensitive Australian native plants: threats to plant communities in a global biodiversity hotspot

Hans Lambers, Idriss Ahmedi, Oliver Berkowitz, Chris Dunne, Patrick M. Finnegan, Giles E. St J. Hardy, Ricarda Jost, Etienne Laliberté, Stuart J. Pearse and François P. Teste.

in Conservation Physiology

January 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Ecology and Conservation. 12787 words.

South-western Australia harbours a global biodiversity hotspot on the world's most phosphorus (P)-impoverished soils. The greatest biodiversity occurs on the most severely...

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Sensitive skates or resilient rays? Spatial and temporal shifts in ray species composition in the central and north-western North Sea between 1930 and the present day

P. A. Walker and J. R. G. Hislop.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 0 words.

Historic and current survey data are compared to describe the changes occurring in abundance, species richness and length–frequency of the rajid community in the central and north-western...

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Adapting to Climate Sensitive Hazards through Architecture

Allison Hoadley Anderson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science

P ublished online February 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Climate Change. 16280 words.

In architecture, mitigation reduces the magnitude of climate change by reducing demand for resources; anticipatory adaptation improves performance against hazards; and planned adaptation...

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An improved single-round PCR leads to rapid and highly sensitive detection of Pneumocystis spp.

Magali Chabé, Sara Khalife, Nausicaa Gantois, Gaël Even and Christophe Audebert.

in Medical Mycology

November 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3323 words.

In order to standardize a polymerase chain reaction (PCR)–based method of Pneumocystis detection, we describe the development of an improved PCR method that targets the Pneumocystis mtLSUrR...

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Ecosystem-sensitive approaches to fishing: reconciling fisheries with conservation through improvements in fishing technology

Michel J. Kaiser, Norman Graham, Craig S. Rose and Peter H. Wiebe.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

November 2007; p ublished online November 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 1454 words.

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Reduced ground disturbance during mechanized forest harvesting on sensitive forest soils in the UK

M.J. Wood, P.A. Carling and A.J. Moffat.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Field trials were undertaken in north‐east England and south‐west Scotland to investigate the degree and nature of disturbance on selected forest soils during mechanized harvesting, where...

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Presence of a pertussis toxin-sensitive G protein α subunit in Sporothrix schenckii

N. Delgado and N. Rodríguez-del Valle.

in Medical Mycology

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 0 words.

As an initial step in the study of the role of G proteins in signal transduction in Sporothrix schenckii, we identified a Gαi subunit using different experimental approaches. Western blots...

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