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Wildlife conservation and reduced emissions from deforestation in a case study of Nantu National Park, Sulawesi. 1. The effectiveness of forest protection - many measures, one goal

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Discussions on how to reduce carbon emissions from deforestation and degradation have prompted scrutiny of methods for measuring rates of forest loss, as well as discussion of the role of protexted area (PA) status in reducing tropical deforestation. This study employs a range of techniques including GIS analyses and local stakeholder interviews to examine the effectiveness of three comparable PAs in Sulawesi, Indonesia in preventing deforestation over a 16-year period. Our analyses demonstra...

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Peer reviewed

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University of Oxford
Research group:
Wildlife Conservation Research Unit
Department:
Mathematical,Physical & Life Sciences Division - Zoology
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"Imperial College London", "University of Oxford"
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Wildlife Conservation Research Unit
Department:
Mathematical,Physical & Life Sciences Division - Zoology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Wildlife Conservation Research Unit
Department:
Mathematical,Physical & Life Sciences Division - Zoology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Wildlife Conservation Research Unit
Department:
Mathematical,Physical & Life Sciences Division - Zoology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Environment,Centre for the - Environmental Change Institute
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Ewan A. Macdonald
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Lynn M. Clayton
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E. J. Milner-Gulland
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Funding agency for:
David W. Macdonald
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Environmental Science & Policy Journal website
Volume:
14
Issue:
6
Pages:
697-708
Publication date:
2011-10-05
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ISSN:
1462-9011
URN:
uuid:1e86d2b8-899f-4436-90ad-200edc0dc1be
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ora:5738

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