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    • A novel framework for analyzing conservation impacts: evaluation, theory, and marine protected areas. 

      Mascia, Michael B; Fox, Helen E; Glew, Louise; Ahmadia, Gabby N; Agrawal, Arun; Barnes, Megan; Basurto, Xavier; ... (20 authors) (Ann N Y Acad Sci, 2017-07)
      Environmental conservation initiatives, including marine protected areas (MPAs), have proliferated in recent decades. Designed to conserve marine biodiversity, many MPAs also seek to foster sustainable development. As is ...
    • Deforestation risks posed by oil palm expansion in the Peruvian Amazon 

      Vijay, V; Reid, CD; Finer, M; Jenkins, CN; Pimm, SL (Environmental Research Letters, 2018-11-01)
      Further expansion of agriculture in the tropics is likely to accelerate the loss of biodiversity. One crop of concern to conservation is African oil palm (Elaeis guineensis). We examined recent deforestation associated with ...
    • Land Use Land Cover in the Western Ghats, India: Effects of Human Modification and Use on Protected Areas 

      Elizabeth, Norment; Gerlach, Paul; Hubbard, Malissa (2013-04-26)
      In India’s Western Ghats mountain range, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Conservation International biodiversity hotspot, human-caused habitat loss threatens many native species. A number of protected areas have been created ...

      Cuartas, Maria Fernanda (2008-04-25)
      On-site evaluations of the status of protected areas provide guidance to managers, stakeholders, and decision makers on the development of strategies to address the most critical issues faced by protected areas. In this ...