• Global Conservation Significance of Ecuador's Yasuní National Park 

    Bass, Margot S.; Finer, Matt; Jenkins, Clinton N.; Kreft, Holger; Cisneros-Heredia, Diego F.; McCracken, Shawn F.; Pitman, Nigel C. A.; English, Peter H.; Swing, Kelly; Villa, Gorky; Di Fiore, Anthony; Voigt, Christian C.; Kunz, Thomas H. (Public Library of Science, 2013-06-28)
    Background -- The threats facing Ecuador's Yasuní National Park are emblematic of those confronting the greater western Amazon, one of the world's last high-biodiversity wilderness areas. Notably, the country's second ...
  • Locality and empire : networks of forestry in Australia, India, and South Africa, 1843-1948 

    Bennett, Brett Michael (2012-11-13)
    This dissertation draws from national and regional archives to argue that many important aspects of forestry science, education, and culture in colonial Australia, India, and South Africa developed according to unique local ...
  • The Role of Demography and Markets in Determining Deforestation Rates Near Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar 

    Brooks, Christopher P.; Holmes, Christopher; Kramer, Karen; Barnett, Barry; Keitt, Timothy H. (Public Library of Science, 2013-06-27)
    The highland forests of Madagascar are home to some of the world's most unique and diverse flora and fauna and to some of its poorest people. This juxtaposition of poverty and biodiversity is continually reinforced by rapid ...