Bell, J., C. E. Lovelock. 2013. Insuring mangrove forests for their role in mitigating coastal erosion and storm - surge: An Australian case study. Wetlands, 33 (2): 279-289.

Bonner, M. T. L., S. Schmidt, L. P. Shoo. 2013. A meta-analytical global comparison of aboveground biomass accumulation between tropical secondary forests and monoculture plantations. Forest Ecology and Management, 291: 73-86.

Brearley, G., J. Rhodes,  A. Bradley, G. Baxter, L. Seabrook, D. Lunney, Y. Liu, C. McAlpine. 2013. Wildlife disease prevalence in human-modified landscapes. Biological Reviews, 88 (2):427-442.

Cristescu, R. H., J. Rhodes, C. Frere, P. B. Banks. 2013. Is restoring flora the same as restoring fauna? Lessons learned from koalas and mining rehabilitation. Journal of Applied Ecology, 50 (2):423-431.

Cvitanovic, C.; Wilson, S. K.; Fulton, C. J.; Almany, G. R.; Anderson, P.; Babcock, R. C.; Ban, N. C.; Beeden, R. J.; Beger, M.; Cinner, J.; Dobbs, K.; Evans, L. S.; Farnham, A.; Friedman, K. J.; Gale, K.; Gladstone, W.; Grafton, Q.; Graham, N. A. J.; Gudge, S.; Harrison, P. L.; Holmes, T. H.; Johnstone, N.; Jones, G. P.; Jordan, A.; Kendrick, A. J.; Klein, C. J.; Little, L. R.; Malcolm, H. A.; Morris, D.; Possingham, H. P.; Prescott, J.; Pressey, R. L.; Skilleter, G. A.; Simpson, C.; Waples, K.; Wilson, D.; Williamson, D. H. 2013. Critical research needs for managing coral reef marine protected areas: Perspectives of academics and managers. Journal of Environmental Management, 114: 84-91.

Guerrero, A. M., R.R.J. Mcallister, J. Corcoran, K. A. Wilson. 2013. Scale mismatches, conservation planning, and the value of social-network analyses. Conservation Biology, 27 (1): 35-44.

Halpern, B. S., C. J. Klein, C. J. Brown, M. Beger, H. S. Grantham,  S. Mangubhai, M. Ruckelshaus, V. J. Tulloch, M. Watts, C. White, H. P. Possingham. 2013. Achieving the triple bottom line in the face of inherent trade-offs among social equity, economic return, and conservation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110 (15): 6229-6234.

Keniger, L. E., K. J. Gaston, K. N. Irvine, R. A. Fuller. 2013. What are the benefits of interacting with nature? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10 (3): 913-935.

Levin, N., J. E. M. Watson, L. N. Joseph, H. S. Grantham, L. Hadar, N. Apel, A. Perevolotsky, N. DeMalach, H. P. Possingham, S. Kark. 2013. A framework for systematic conservation planning and management of Mediterranean landscapes. Biological Conservation, 158: 371-383.

Runting, R. K., K. A. Wilson, J. R. Rhodes. 2013. Does more mean less? The value of information for conservation planning under sea level rise. Global Change Biology, 19 (2): 352-363.

Sang, P. M., D. Lamb, M. Bonner, S. Schmidt. 2013. Carbon sequestration and soil fertility of tropical tree plantations and secondary forest established on degraded land. Plant and Soil, 362 (1-2): 187-200.

Silcock, J. L., R. J. Fensham. 2013. Arid vegetation in disequilibrium with livestock grazing: Evidence from long-term exclosures. Austral Ecology, 38 (1): 57-65.

Tulloch, A. I. T., K. Mustin, H. P. Possingham, J. K. Szabo, K. A. Wilson. (2013) To boldly go where no volunteer has gone before: predicting volunteer activity to prioritize surveys at the landscape scale. Diversity and Distributions, 19 (4): 465-480.

Venter, O., H. P. Possingham, L. Hovani, S. Dewi, B. Griscom, G. Paoli, P. Wells, K. A. Wilson. 2013. Using systematic conservation planning to minimize REDD plus conflict with agriculture and logging in the tropics. Conservation Letters, 6 (2): 116-124.



Adams-Hosking, C., C. McAlpine, J. R. Rhodes, H. S. Grantham, P. T. Moss. 2012. Modelling changes in the distribution of the critical food resources of a specialist folivore in response to climate change. Diversity and Distributions, 18 (9): 847-860.

Andrade, G. S. M., J. R. Rhodes. 2012. Protected areas and local communities: an inevitable partnership toward successful conservation strategies? Ecology and Society, 17 (4): 10.5751.

Baker, I., A. Peterson, G. Brown, C. McAlpine. 2012. Local government response to the impacts of climate change: An evaluation of local climate adaptation plans. Landscape and Urban Planning, 107 (2): 127-136.

Beeton R. J. S., C. D. Buxton, G. C. Cutbush, P. G. Fairweather,  E. L. Johnston & R. Ryan. 2012. Report of the Independent Scientific Audit of Marine Parks in New South Wales. NSW Department of Primary Industries and Office of Environment and Heritage, NSW. Pp. 1–124 Open Access 

Beeton R.J.S. and A. J. J. Lynch. 2012. Most of Nature: A framework to resolve the twin dilemmas of the decline of nature and rural communities. Environmental Science & Policy (3) 45 – 56.

Beeton, R. J. S., A. J. J. Lynch. 2012. Most of nature: A framework to resolve the twin dilemmas of the decline of nature and rural communities Environmental Science & Policy, 23 45-56.

Brown, C.J., Fulton, E. A., Possingham, H. P., Richardson, A. J. (2012) How long can fisheries management delay action in response to ecosystem and climate change? Ecological Applications, 22(1): 298-310.

Burley, J. G., R. R. J. McAllister, K. A. Collins, C. E. Lovelock. (2012) Integration, synthesis and climate change adaptation: a narrative based on coastal wetlands at the regional scale. Regional Environmental Change, 12(3): 581-593.

Clewley, D., R. Lucas, A. Accad, J. Armston, M. Bowen, J. Dwyer, S. Pollock, P. Bunting, C. McAlpine, T. Eyre, A. Kelly, J. Carreiras, M. Moghaddam. 2012. An approach to mapping forest growth stages in Queensland, Australia through integration of ALOS PALSAR and Landsat sensor data. Remote Sensing, 4 (8): 2236-2255.

Cook, C. N., R. W. Carter, R. A. Fuller, M. Hockings. 2012. Managers consider multiple lines of evidence important for biodiversity management decisions. Journal of Environmental Management, 113: 341-346.

Davies, Z. G., R. A. Fuller, M. Dallimer, A. Loram, K. J. Gaston. 2012. Household factors influencing participation in bird feeding activity: A national scale analysis. PLOS One, 7 (6):10.1371.

Di Marco, M., M. Cardillo, H. P. Possingham, K. A. Wilson, S. P. Blomberg, L. Boitani, C. Rondinini. 2012. A novel approach for global mammal extinction risk reduction. Conservation Letters, 5 (20): 134-141.

Klein, C. J., S. D. Jupiter, E. R. Selig, M. E. Watts, B. S. Halpern, M. Kamal, C. Roelfsema, Possingham, H. P. (2012) Forest conservation delivers highly variable coral reef conservation outcomes. Ecological Applications, 22 (4):1246-1256.

Li, Z. Y., M. P. Zalucki, H. L. Bao, H. Y. Chen, Z. D. Hu, D. Y. Zhang, Q. S. Lin, F. Yin, M. Wang, X. Feng. 2012. Population dynamics and "outbreaks" of diamondback moth (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) in Guangdong Province, China: Climate or failure of management? Journal of Economic Entomology, 105 (3): 739-752.

Martin, T. G., S. Nally, A. A. Burbidge, S. Arnall, S. T. Garnett, M. W. Hayward, L. F. Lumsden, P. Menkhorst, E. McDonald-Madden, H. P. Possingham. 2012. Acting fast helps avoid extinction. Conservation Letters, 5 (4): 274-280.

Maulany, R.I., D. T. Booth, G. S. Baxter. 2012. The effect of incubation temperature on hatchling quality in the olive ridley turtle, Lepidochelys olivacea, from Alas Purwo National Park, East Java, Indonesia: implications for hatchery management. Marine Biology, 159 (12):2651- 2661.

McClanahan, T. R., S, D. Donner, J. A. Maynard, M. A. MacNeil, N. A. J. Graham, J. Maina, A. C. Baker, I. J. B. Alemu, M. Beger, S. J. Campbell, E. S. Darling, C. M. Eakin, S. F. Heron, S. D. Jupiter, C. J. Lundquist, E. McLeod, P. J. Mumby, M. J. Paddack, E. R. Selig, R. van Woesik. 2012. Prioritizing key resilience indicators to support coral reef management in a changing climate. Plos One, 7 (8): 10.1371.

McLeod, E., A. Green, E. Game, K. Anthony, J. Cinner, S. F. Heron, J. Kleypas, C. E. Lovelock, J. M. Pandolfi, R. L. Pressey, R. Salm, S. Schill, C. Woodroffe. 2012. Integrating climate and ocean change vulnerability into conservation planning. Coastal Management, 40(6): 651-672.

Miyake, S., M. Renouf, A. Peterson, C. McAlpine, C. Smith. 2012. Land-use and environmental pressures resulting from current and future bioenergy crop expansion: A review. Journal of Rural Studies, 28 (4): 650-658.

Seebacher, F., C. E. Franklin. 2012. Determining environmental causes of biological effects: the need for a mechanistic physiological dimension in conservation biology.Introduction. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 367(1596): 1607-1614.

Smith, C., R. D. van Klinken, L. Seabrook, C. McAlpine. 2012. Estimating the influence of land management change on weed invasion potential using expert knowledge. Diversity and Distributions, 18 (8): 818-831.

Treml, E. A., Halpin, P. N. 2012. Marine population connectivity identifies ecological neighbors for conservation planning in the Coral Triangle. Conservation Letters, 5 (6): 441-449.

Thurstan, R. H., Hawkins, .J. P., Neves, L., Roberts, C. M. 2012. Are marine reserves and non-consumptive activities compatible? A global analysis of marine reserve regulations. Marine Policy, 36 (5): 1096-1104

Walsh, J. C., K. A. Wilson, J. Benshemesh, H. P. Possingham. 2012. Unexpected outcomes of invasive predator control: the importance of evaluating conservation management actions. Animal Conservation, 15 (4): 319-328.

Walsh, J. C., K. A. Wilson, J. Benshemesh, H. P. Possingham. 2012. Integrating research, monitoring and management into an adaptive management framework to achieve effective conservation outcomes. Animal Conservation, 15 (4): 334-336.

Young, J. W., McKinnon, A. D., Ceccarelli, D., Brinkman, R., Bustamante, R. H., Cappo, M., Dichmont, C., Doherty, P., Furnas, M., Gledhill, D., Griffiths, S., Hutton, T., Ridgway, K., Smith, D., Skewes, T., Williams, A., Richardson, A. J. 2012. Workshop on the ecosystem and fisheries of the Coral Sea: an Australian perspective on research and management. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 22 (3): 827-834.

Zalucki, M. P., A. Shabbir, R. Silva, D. Adamson, L. Shu-Sheng, M. J. Furlong. 2012. Estimating the economic cost of one of the world's major insect pests, Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae): Just how long is a piece of string? Journal of Economic Entomology, 105 (4): 1115-1129.


Barr, L. M., R. L. Pressey, R. A. Fuller, D. B. Segan, E. McDonald-Madden, and H. P. Possingham. 2011. A new way to measure the world's protected area coverage. Plos One 6.

Callaghan, J., C. McAlpine, J. Thompson, D. Mitchell, M. Bowen, J. Rhodes, C. de Jong, R. Sternberg, and A. Scott. 2011. Ranking and mapping koala habitat quality for conservation planning on the basis of indirect evidence of tree-species use: a case study of Noosa Shire, south-eastern Queensland. Wildlife Research 38:89-102.

Chades, I., T. G. Martin, S. Nicol, M. A. Burgman, H. P. Possingham, and Y. M. Buckley. 2011. General rules for managing and surveying networks of pests, diseases, and endangered species. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108:8323-8328.

Etter, A., C. A. McAlpine, L. Seabrook, and K. A. Wilson. 2011. Incorporating temporality and biophysical vulnerability to quantify the human spatial footprint on ecosystems. Biological Conservation 144:1585-1594.

Fensham, R. J., J. L. Silcock, A. Kerezsy, and W. Ponder. 2011c. Four desert waters: Setting arid zone wetland conservation priorities through understanding patterns of endemism. Biological Conservation 144:2459-2467.

Huth, N. and H. P. Possingham. 2011. Basic ecological theory can inform habitat restoration for woodland birds. Journal of Applied Ecology 48:293-300.

Kellner, J. B., J. N. Sanchirico, A. Hastings, and P. J. Mumby. 2011. Optimizing for multiple species and multiple values: tradeoffs inherent in ecosystem-based fisheries management. Conservation Letters 4:21-30.

Kininmonth, S., M. Beger, M. Bode, E. Peterson, V. M. Adams, D. Dorfman, D. R. Brumbaugh, and H. P. Possingham. 2011. Dispersal connectivity and reserve selection for marine conservation. Ecological Modelling 222:1272-1282.

Law, E. A., E. Meijaard, and K. A. Wilson. 2011. A reckoning for reckoning. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 26:105-106.

Law, E. A., Thomas, S. Meijaard, E. Dargusch, P. J., Wilson, K. A. (2012) A modular framework for management of complexity in international forest-carbon policy. Nature Climate Change, 2(3): 155-160. 

McCarthy, M. A., C. J. Thompson, A. L. Moore, and H. P. Possingham. 2011. Designing nature reserves in the face of uncertainty. Ecology Letters 14:470-475.

McDonald-Madden, E., P. W. J. Baxter, R. A. Fuller, T. G. Martin, E. T. Game, J. Montambault, and H. P. Possingham. 2011a. Should we implement monitoring or research for conservation? Trends in Ecology & Evolution 26:108-109.

Mumby, P. J., I. A. Elliott, C. M. Eakin, W. Skirving, C. B. Paris, H. J. Edwards, S. Enriquez, R. Iglesias-Prieto, L. M. Cherubin, and J. R. Stevens. 2011a. Reserve design for uncertain responses of coral reefs to climate change. Ecology Letters 14:132-140.

Mumby, P. J. and R. S. Steneck. 2011. The resilience of coral reefs and its implications for reef management. Pages 509-519. In Coral Reefs: An Ecosystem in Transition. Z. Dubinsky and N. Stambler, Editors.

Ortega-Argueta, A., G. Baxter, and M. Hockings. 2011. Compliance of Australian threatened species recovery plans with legislative requirements. Journal of Environmental Management 92:2054-2060.

Sonter, L., Metcalfe, D. and Mayfield, M. M.  2011. Assessing rainforest restoration: The value of buffer strips for the recovery of rainforest remnants in Australia’s wet tropics. Pacific Conservation Biology 16: 274-288.

Traill, L. W., K. Perhans, C. E. Lovelock, A. Prohaska, S. McFallan, J. R. Rhodes, and K. A. Wilson. 2011. Managing for change: wetland transitions under sea-level rise and outcomes for threatened species. Diversity and Distributions 17:1225-1233.

Wilson, K. A., M. Lulow, J. Burger, Y.-C. Fang, C. Andersen, D. Olson, M. O'Connell, and M. F. McBride. 2011b. Optimal restoration: accounting for space, time and uncertainty. Journal of Applied Ecology 48:715-725.


Beeton, R. J. S. 2010. Arresting the decline, stabilising the residual, and creating the restored: where science meets politics and the law. Australian Zoologist 35:331-340.

Beger, M., H. S. Grantham, R. L. Pressey, K. A. Wilson, E. L. Peterson, D. Dorfman, P. J. Mumby, R. Lourival, D. R. Brumbaugh, and H. P. Possingham. 2010. Conservation planning for connectivity across marine, freshwater, and terrestrial realms. Biological Conservation 143:565-575.

Dwyer, J. M., R. Fensham, and Y. M. Buckley. 2010a. Restoration thinning accelerates structural development and carbon sequestration in an endangered Australian ecosystem. Journal of Applied Ecology 47:681-691.

Fuller, R. A., E. McDonald-Madden, K. A. Wilson, J. Carwardine, H. S. Grantham, J. E. M. Watson, C. J. Klein, D. C. Green, and H. P. Possingham. 2010a. Replacing underperforming protected areas achieves better conservation outcomes. Nature 466:365-367.

Game, E. T., H. S. Grantham, A. J. Hobday, R. L. Pressey, A. T. Lombard, L. E. Beckley, K. Gjerde, R. Bustamante, H. P. Possingham, and A. J. Richardson. 2010. Pelagic MPAs: The devil you know Response. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 25:63-64.

Hughes, T. P., N. A. J. Graham, J. B. C. Jackson, P. J. Mumby, and R. S. Steneck. 2010. Rising to the challenge of sustaining coral reef resilience. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 25:633-642.

Irvine, K. N., R. A. Fuller, P. Devine-Wright, J. Tratalos, S. R. Payne, P. H. Warren, K. J. Lomas, and K. J. Gaston. 2010. Ecological and Psychological Value of Urban Green Space. Pages 215-237 in M. J. C. Jenks, editor. Dimensions of the Sustainable City.

Knight, A. T., M. Bode, R. A. Fuller, H. S. Grantham, H. P. Possingham, J. E. M. Watson, and K. A. Wilson. 2010. Barometer of Life: More Action, Not More Data. Science 329:141-141.

Mace, G. M., B. Collen, R. A. Fuller, and E. H. Boakes. 2010. Population and geographic range dynamics: implications for conservation planning. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 365:3743-3751.

McCarthy, M. A., C. J. Thompson, C. Hauser, M. A. Burgman, H. P. Possingham, M. L. Moir, T. Tiensin, and M. Gilbert. 2010. Resource allocation for efficient environmental management. Ecology Letters 13:1280-1289.

McDonald-Madden, E., P. W. J. Baxter, R. A. Fuller, T. G. Martin, E. T. Game, J. Montambault, and H. P. Possingham. 2010. Monitoring does not always count. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 25:547-550.

Morrisey, D. J., A. Swales, S. Dittmann, M. A. Morrison, C. E. Lovelock, and C. M. Beard. 2010. The ecology and management of temperate mangroves. Pages 43-160 in R. N. A. R. J. A. G. J. D. M. Gibson, editor. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, Vol 48.

Pagendam, D. E. and P. K. Pollett. 2010. Locally optimal designs for the simple death process. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 140:3096-3105.

Ross, J. V. and P. K. Pollett. 2010. Simple rules for ranking and optimally managing metapopulations. Ecological Modelling 221:2515-2520.


Brewer, T. D., J. E. Cinner, A. Green, and J. M. Pandolfi. 2009. Thresholds and multiple scale interaction of environment, resource use, and market proximity on reef fishery resources in the Solomon Islands. Biological Conservation 142:1797-1807.

Dwyer, J. M., R. J. Fensham, D. W. Butler, and Y. M. Buckley. 2009. Carbon for conservation: Assessing the potential for win-win investment in an extensive Australian regrowth ecosystem. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 134:1-7.

Game, E. T., M. Bode, E. McDonald-Madden, H. S. Grantham, and H. P. Possingham. 2009a. Dynamic marine protected areas can improve the resilience of coral reef systems. Ecology Letters 12:1336-1346.

Game, E. T., H. S. Grantham, A. J. Hobday, R. L. Pressey, A. T. Lombard, L. E. Beckley, K. Gjerde, R. Bustamante, H. P. Possingham, and A. J. Richardson. 2009b. Pelagic protected areas: the missing dimension in ocean conservation. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 24:360-369.

Klein, C., K. Wilson, M. Watts, J. Stein, S. Berry, J. Carwardine, M. S. Smith, B. Mackey, and H. Possingham. 2009. Incorporating ecological and evolutionary processes into continental-scale conservation planning. Ecological Applications 19:206-217.

Pollett, P. K. 2009. Ensemble behaviour in population processes with applications to ecological systems. Environmental Modeling & Assessment 14:545-553.

Richardson, A. J., A. Bakun, G. C. Hays, and M. J. Gibbons. 2009. The jellyfish joyride: causes, consequences and management responses to a more gelatinous future. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 24:312-322.

Rout, T. M., C. E. Hauser, and H. P. Possingham. 2009. Optimal adaptive management for the translocation of a threatened species. Ecological Applications 19:515-526.

Watson, J. E. M., R. A. Fuller, A. W. T. Watson, B. G. Mackey, K. A. Wilson, H. S. Grantham, M. Turner, C. J. Klein, J. Carwardine, L. N. Joseph, and H. P. Possingham. 2009. Wilderness and future conservation priorities in Australia. Diversity and Distributions 15:1028-1036.