Evolving Thoughts

Asia’s empty forests

The Annotated Budak has an absolutely wonderful post on megafauna, hominid impacts, biodiversity and biogeography up. Go read it immediately.


  1. #1 KiwiInOz
    September 1, 2008

    Interesting. I have a project coming up in south east Asia looking at biodiversity, land use, socio-economic trends, and climate change. To paraphrase old what’s his face “it is the best of worlds, it is the worst of worlds”.

  2. #2 budak
    September 2, 2008

    Thanks for the plug! The credit goes to Corlett though for his years of work in the region.