This book provides methodologies for the assessment of biodiversity in island ecosystems.

The chapters are available as downloadable PDF files. 

There were several reasons to make this book available on-line.

  • The chapters are easily and quickly accessible to researchers and students. 
  • On-line access minimizes reproduction costs.
  • The practical utility of this book is enhanced with the availability of computer-based data collection forms.
  • It is possible to add chapters so that this resource expands its relevance.


  • Table of Contents (and links to the chapter PDF files)
  • Index of Sample Forms (and links to the Excel files)