Carlos A Peres

Summary

Affiliation: University of East Anglia
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Demographic threats to the sustainability of Brazil nut exploitation
    Carlos A Peres
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Science 302:2112-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Detecting anthropogenic disturbance in tropical forests
    Carlos A Peres
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK, NR4 7TJ
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:227-9. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Conservation value of remnant riparian forest corridors of varying quality for amazonian birds and mammals
    Alexander C Lees
    Centre for Ecology Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 22:439-49. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Disturbance-mediated mammal persistence and abundance-area relationships in Amazonian forest fragments
    Fernanda Michalski
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 21:1626-40. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of biodiversity surveys in tropical forests
    Toby A Gardner
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Ecol Lett 11:139-50. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The value of primary, secondary, and plantation forests for a neotropical herpetofauna
    Toby A Gardner
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 21:775-87. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Hunting for sustainability in tropical secondary forests
    Luke Parry
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 23:1270-80. 2009
  8. pmc Ecological responses to el Niño-induced surface fires in central Brazilian Amazonia: management implications for flammable tropical forests
    Jos Barlow
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:367-80. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Primate assemblage structure in Amazonian flooded and unflooded forests
    Torbjørn Haugaasen
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Am J Primatol 67:243-58. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The sustainability of subsistence hunting by Matsigenka native communities in Manu National Park, Peru
    Julia Ohl-Schacherer
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation CEEC, Schools of Environmental and Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 21:1174-85. 2007

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Demographic threats to the sustainability of Brazil nut exploitation
    Carlos A Peres
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Science 302:2112-4. 2003
    ..Without management, intensively harvested populations will succumb to a process of senescence and demographic collapse, threatening this cornerstone of the Amazonian extractive economy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Detecting anthropogenic disturbance in tropical forests
    Carlos A Peres
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK, NR4 7TJ
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:227-9. 2006
    ..Here, we discuss different forms of disturbance in Amazonian forests and question how much of the apparently intact forest in this region remains relatively undisturbed...
  3. doi request reprint Conservation value of remnant riparian forest corridors of varying quality for amazonian birds and mammals
    Alexander C Lees
    Centre for Ecology Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 22:439-49. 2008
    ..Restriction of livestock movement along riparian buffers and their exclusion from key areas alongside deforested streams would permit corridor regeneration and facilitate restoration of connectivity...
  4. doi request reprint Disturbance-mediated mammal persistence and abundance-area relationships in Amazonian forest fragments
    Fernanda Michalski
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 21:1626-40. 2007
    ..Our findings highlight the importance of large (>10,000 ha), relatively undisturbed forest patches to maximize persistence and maintain baseline abundances of Neotropical forest mammal species...
  5. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of biodiversity surveys in tropical forests
    Toby A Gardner
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Ecol Lett 11:139-50. 2008
    ..To improve the cost-effectiveness of biodiversity research we encourage a combination of clearer research goals and the use of an objective evidence-based approach to selecting study taxa...
  6. ncbi request reprint The value of primary, secondary, and plantation forests for a neotropical herpetofauna
    Toby A Gardner
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 21:775-87. 2007
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  7. doi request reprint Hunting for sustainability in tropical secondary forests
    Luke Parry
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 23:1270-80. 2009
    ..We conclude that secondary forests can sustainably provide only 2% of the required protein intake of Amazonian smallholders and are unlikely to be sufficient for sustainable hunting in other tropical forest regions...
  8. pmc Ecological responses to el Niño-induced surface fires in central Brazilian Amazonia: management implications for flammable tropical forests
    Jos Barlow
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:367-80. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Primate assemblage structure in Amazonian flooded and unflooded forests
    Torbjørn Haugaasen
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Am J Primatol 67:243-58. 2005
    ..ustus) in the várzea. The results suggest that floodplain forest is a crucial complement to terra firme in terms of primate conservation in Amazonian forests...
  10. ncbi request reprint The sustainability of subsistence hunting by Matsigenka native communities in Manu National Park, Peru
    Julia Ohl-Schacherer
    Centre for Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation CEEC, Schools of Environmental and Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 21:1174-85. 2007
    ..Thus, stabilizing the Matsigenka population around existing settlements should be a primary policy goal for Manu Park...
  11. ncbi request reprint Primate population densities in three nutrient-poor amazonian terra firme forests of south-eastern Colombia
    Erwin Palacios
    Conservation International Colombia, Bogota, Colombia
    Folia Primatol (Basel) 76:135-45. 2005
    ....
  12. pmc Fire-mediated dieback and compositional cascade in an Amazonian forest
    Jos Barlow
    Department of Biological Sciences, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:1787-94. 2008
    ..Finally, we use these results to evaluate the validity of the savannization paradigm...
  13. doi request reprint Associations between primates and other mammals in a central Amazonian forest landscape
    Torbjørn Haugaasen
    Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, P O Box 5003, 1432, As, Norway
    Primates 49:219-22. 2008
    ..We suggest that the associations involving the coatis are connected to foraging and vigilance but may be induced by a common alternative food resource at a time of food shortage...