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Table 2 Key elements of the study research question

From: What is the extent and distribution of evidence on effectiveness of systematic conservation planning around the globe? A systematic map protocol

Subject Geographic region of conservation interest at regional, national and subnational scales. Inclusive of all countries and marine, freshwater, estuarine and terrestrial regions
Intervention Systematic conservation planning: a process for locating and implementing conservation actions
Comparator Comparisons over time (continuous or interrupted time seriesa), and/or between control and intervention groups and/or sites
Outcome Any reported change in the condition or state of natural, financial, social, human and institutional capital associated with the planning process
  1. aIn an interrupted time series design data is collected at several time points before and after an intervention [72]