Richard A Fuller

Summary

Affiliation: University of Durham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Daytime noise predicts nocturnal singing in urban robins
    Richard A Fuller
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Biol Lett 3:368-70. 2007
  2. pmc Psychological benefits of greenspace increase with biodiversity
    Richard A Fuller
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Biol Lett 3:390-4. 2007
  3. pmc The scaling of green space coverage in European cities
    Richard A Fuller
    The Ecology Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Biol Lett 5:352-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Replacing underperforming protected areas achieves better conservation outcomes
    Richard A Fuller
    The Ecology Centre, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Nature 466:365-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Harnessing carbon payments to protect biodiversity
    Oscar Venter
    The Ecology Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Science 326:1368. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Contribution of systematic reviews to management decisions
    Carly N Cook
    Quantitative and Applied Ecology Group, The School of Botany, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, 3010, Australia School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, 4072, Australia
    Conserv Biol 27:902-15. 2013
  7. pmc Migratory connectivity magnifies the consequences of habitat loss from sea-level rise for shorebird populations
    Takuya Iwamura
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130325. 2013
  8. doi request reprint How should we grow cities to minimize their biodiversity impacts?
    Jessica R Sushinsky
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Glob Chang Biol 19:401-10. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Monitoring does not always count
    Eve McDonald-Madden
    The University of Queensland, School of Biological Sciences, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:547-50. 2010
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Daytime noise predicts nocturnal singing in urban robins
    Richard A Fuller
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Biol Lett 3:368-70. 2007
    ..The effect of ambient light pollution, to which nocturnal singing in urban birds is frequently attributed, is much weaker than that of daytime noise...
  2. pmc Psychological benefits of greenspace increase with biodiversity
    Richard A Fuller
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Biol Lett 3:390-4. 2007
    ..These results indicate that successful management of urban greenspaces should emphasize biological complexity to enhance human well-being in addition to biodiversity conservation...
  3. pmc The scaling of green space coverage in European cities
    Richard A Fuller
    The Ecology Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Biol Lett 5:352-5. 2009
    ..As cities grow, interactions between people and nature depend increasingly on landscape quality outside formal green space networks, such as street plantings, or the size, composition and management of backyards and gardens...
  4. doi request reprint Replacing underperforming protected areas achieves better conservation outcomes
    Richard A Fuller
    The Ecology Centre, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Nature 466:365-7. 2010
    ..This new paradigm for protected area system expansion could yield huge improvements to global conservation at a time when competition for land is increasingly intense...
  5. doi 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%...
  6. ncbi request reprint Contribution of systematic reviews to management decisions
    Carly N Cook
    Quantitative and Applied Ecology Group, The School of Botany, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, 3010, Australia School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, 4072, Australia
    Conserv Biol 27:902-15. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Migratory connectivity magnifies the consequences of habitat loss from sea-level rise for shorebird populations
    Takuya Iwamura
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130325. 2013
    ..Our results indicate that migratory species are at greater risk than previously realized...
  8. doi request reprint How should we grow cities to minimize their biodiversity impacts?
    Jessica R Sushinsky
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Glob Chang Biol 19:401-10. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Monitoring does not always count
    Eve McDonald-Madden
    The University of Queensland, School of Biological Sciences, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:547-50. 2010
    ..We present a simple framework allowing managers and policy advisors to make decisions about when to invest in monitoring to improve management...
  10. 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...
  11. doi request reprint The capacity of Australia's protected-area system to represent threatened species
    James E M Watson
    The University of Queensland, The Ecology Centre, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Conserv Biol 25:324-32. 2011
    ....
  12. pmc Achieving conservation science that bridges the knowledge-action boundary
    Carly N Cook
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Conserv Biol 27:669-78. 2013
    ..We believe that despite the challenges, conservation science should strive to be a boundary science, which both advances scientific understanding and contributes to decision making...
  13. pmc What are the benefits of interacting with nature?
    Lucy E Keniger
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:913-35. 2013
    ..These are key directions for future research if we are to design landscapes that promote high quality interactions between people and nature in a rapidly urbanising world...
  14. pmc A new way to measure the world's protected area coverage
    Lissa M Barr
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e24707. 2011
    ..Used in combination with total percentage protection, the Gini coefficient will improve the effectiveness of reporting on the growth of protected area coverage, paving the way for better representation of the world's biodiversity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Commonness, population depletion and conservation biology
    Kevin J Gaston
    Biodiversity and Macroecology Group, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK
    Trends Ecol Evol 23:14-9. 2008
    ..Complementing the focus on extinction risk, we highlight important implications for conservation, including the need to identify, monitor and alleviate significant depletion events...
  16. doi request reprint Analyzing variability and the rate of decline of migratory shorebirds in Moreton Bay, Australia
    Howard B Wilson
    The University of Queensland, Ecology Centre, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Conserv Biol 25:758-66. 2011
    ..If the declines in Moreton Bay are consistent with trends from other sites across the flyway as a whole, then a large number of species are in significant decline...
  17. doi request reprint Managers consider multiple lines of evidence important for biodiversity management decisions
    Carly N Cook
    School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Management, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Environ Manage 113:341-6. 2012
    ..We conclude that managers value a diversity of evidence because they face complex conservation decisions. Therefore, while empirical evidence can play an important role, alone this cannot provide all the knowledge managers need...