Oscar Venter

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Harnessing carbon payments to protect biodiversity
    Oscar Venter
    The Ecology Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Science 326:1368. 2009
  2. pmc A climatic stability approach to prioritizing global conservation investments
    Takuya Iwamura
    Ecology Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 5:e15103. 2010
  3. pmc Targeting global protected area expansion for imperiled biodiversity
    Oscar Venter
    Centre for Tropical Environmental and Sustainability Science and the School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Cairns, Australia School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS Biol 12:e1001891. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Conservation Strategies for Orangutans: Reintroduction versus Habitat Preservation and the Benefits of Sustainably Logged Forest
    Howard B Wilson
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e102174. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Harnessing carbon payments to protect biodiversity
    Oscar Venter
    The Ecology Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Science 326:1368. 2009
    ..Because trade-offs are nonlinear, we discover that minor adjustments to the allocation of funds could double the biodiversity protected by REDD, while reducing carbon outcomes by only 4 to 8%...
  2. pmc A climatic stability approach to prioritizing global conservation investments
    Takuya Iwamura
    Ecology Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 5:e15103. 2010
    ..Accounting for the ecological stability of ecoregions provides a realistic approach to incorporating climate change into global conservation planning, with potential to save more species from extinction in the long term...
  3. pmc Targeting global protected area expansion for imperiled biodiversity
    Oscar Venter
    Centre for Tropical Environmental and Sustainability Science and the School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Cairns, Australia School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS Biol 12:e1001891. 2014
    ..If this expansion is to secure a future for imperiled species, new protected areas must be sited more strategically than is presently the case...
  4. ncbi request reprint Conservation Strategies for Orangutans: Reintroduction versus Habitat Preservation and the Benefits of Sustainably Logged Forest
    Howard B Wilson
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e102174. 2014
    ..Insights from this analysis should provide a better framework to prioritize financial investments, and facilitate improved integration between the organizations that implement these strategies. ..