Correction for ‘How can a knowledge of the past help to conserve the future? Biodiversity conservation and the relevance of long-term ecological studies’ by Katherine J. Willis, Miguel B. Araújo, Keith D. Bennett, Blanca Figueroa-Rangel, Cynthia A. Froyd and Norman Myers (Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 362, 175–186. (doi: 10.1098/rstb.2006.1977)).
The dates of the textual citations and the entries in the reference list for the following references should have been 2007 but were incorrectly given as 2006. The correct forms of these references are given below.