The 2017 Issue of BioScience
- Vol. 67, No. 9 -

A Forum for Integrating the Life Sciences

Publishing 12 times a year. ISSN 0006-3568.


A perennial native wildflower meadow dominated by oxeye daisies (Leucanthemum vulgare) planted in Stanhope Recreation Ground, in Leeds, United Kingdom, as part of the Urban Pollinators Project ( In an article in this issue, Christopher A. Lepczyk and colleagues discuss the challenges of understanding the ecological functions and roles of urban green spaces. Photograph: Mark Goddard.

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