Conservation

  • Helen M. Regan, Yakov Ben-Haim, Bill Langford, Will G. Wilson, Per Lundberg, Sandy J. Andelman, Mark A. Burgman, 2005, Robust decision making under severe uncertainty for conservation management, Ecological Applications, vol.15(4): 1471-1477.
  • Mark A. Burgman and Helen M. Regan, 2012, Information-gap decision theory fills a gap in ecological applications, Letter to the Editors, Ecological Applications, 24(1), pp. 227-228.
  • Mark A. Burgman, 2008, Shakespeare, Wald and decision making under uncertainty, Decision Point #23, p.10. On-line version (see p.10).
  • S. Arnold, S. Attinger, K. Frank, P. Baxter, H. Possingham and A. Hildebrandt, 2014, Ecosystem management along ephemeral rivers: trading off socioeconomic water supply and vegetation conservation under flood regime uncertainty, River Research and Applications, Article first published online: 22 Oct 2014, DOI: 10.1002/rra.2853.
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  • Hiroyuki Yokomizo, Shaun R. Coutts and Hugh P. Possingham, 2014, Decision science for effective management of populations subject to stochasticity and imperfect knowledge, Population Ecology, 56:41-53.
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  • Adam W. Schapaugh and Andrew J. Tyre, 2013, Accounting for parametric uncertainty in Markov decision processes, Ecological Modelling, 254: 15-21.
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  • Post van der Burg, M., Bly, B.B., Vercauteren, T., Grand, J.B.d, Tyre, A.J., 2014, On the role of budget sufficiency, cost efficiency, and uncertainty in species management, Journal of Wildlife Management, 78 (1) pp. 153-163.
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  • Walshe, Terry  and Tilo Massenbauer, 2008, Decision-making under climatic uncertainty: A case study involving an Australian Ramsar-listed wetland, Ecological Management and Restoration , Volume 9, Issue 3, December 2008, Pages 202-208.
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  • van der Burg, M.P. and Tyre, A.J., 2011, Integrating info-gap decision theory with robust population management: a case study using the Mountain Plover, Ecological Applications, 21(1): 303-12.
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  • Eve McDonald-Madden, Peter W. J. Baxter and Hugh P. Possingham, 2008, Making robust decisions for conservation with restricted money and knowledge, Journal of Applied Ecology, 45, pp.1630-1638.
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  • McDonald-Madden, E., Baxter, P.W.J., Possingham, H.P., 2011, Robust conservation decision-making, International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management, ICVRAM 2011Hyattsville, MD; 11-13 April 2011, pp.945-952.
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  • Crone, Elizabeth E., Debbie Pickering and Cheryl B. Schultz, 2007, Can captive rearing promote recovery of endangered butterflies? An assessment in the face of uncertainty, Biological Conservation, vol.139, #1-2,pp.103-112.
  • Federico Montesino Pouzols, Mark A. Burgman and Atte Moilanen, 2012, Methods for allocation of habitat management, maintenance, restoration and offsetting, when conservation actions have uncertain consequences, Biological Conservation, 153 (2012) 41-50.
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  • Atte Moilanen, Michael C. Runge, Jane Elith, Andrew Tyre, Yohay Carmel, Eric Fegraus, Brendan Wintle, Mark Burgman and Yakov Ben-Haim, 2006, Planning for robust reserve networks using uncertainty analysis,Ecological Modelling, vol. 199, issue 1, pp.115-124.
  • M. A. Burgman, D.B. Lindenmayer, and J. Elith, Managing landscapes for conservation under uncertainty,Ecology, 86(8), 2005, pp. 2007–-2017.
  • Burgman, Mark, 2005, Risks and Decisions for Conservation and Environmental Management, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  • An article, commentary, and rejoinder:
    • Benjamin S. Halpern, Helen M. Regan, Hugh P. Possingham and Michael A. McCarthy, 2006, Accounting for uncertainty in marine reserve design, Ecology Letters, 9: 2-11.
    • Commentary on this article by Marc Mangel: Marc Mangel, 2006, Accounting for uncertainty in marine reserve design, Ecology Letters, 9: 11-12.
    • Benjamin S. Halpern, Helen M. Regan, Hugh P. Possingham and Michael A. McCarthy, 2006, Rejoinder: Uncertainty and decision making, Ecology Letters, 9: 13-14.
  • Moilanen, A. and B.A. Wintle, 2006, Uncertainty analysis favours selection of spatially aggregated reserve structures. Biological Conservation, Volume 129, Issue 3, May 2006, Pages 427-434.
  • Moilanen, A., B.A. Wintle., J. Elith and M. Burgman, 2006, Uncertainty analysis for regional-scale reserve selection. Conservation Biology, Vol.20, No. 6, 1688–1697.
  • Nicholson, Emily and Hugh P. Possingham, 2007, Conservation planning for the persistence of multiple species under uncertainty: an application of info-gap decision theory, Ecological Applications, 17: 251-265