Benjamin S Halpern

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A global map of human impact on marine ecosystems
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Science 319:948-52. 2008
  2. pmc Matching marine reserve design to reserve objectives
    Benjamin S Halpern
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:1871-8. 2003
  3. doi request reprint An index to assess the health and benefits of the global ocean
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State St Suite 300, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA
    Nature 488:615-20. 2012
  4. pmc Ecosystem service tradeoff analysis reveals the value of marine spatial planning for multiple ocean uses
    Crow White
    Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:4696-701. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Understanding and managing human threats to the coastal marine environment
    Caitlin M Crain
    University of California, Santa Cruz Center for Ocean Health, Santa Cruz, California 93940, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1162:39-62. 2009
  6. pmc Achieving the triple bottom line in the face of inherent trade-offs among social equity, economic return, and conservation
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:6229-34. 2013
  7. pmc Placing marine protected areas onto the ecosystem-based management seascape
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:18312-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Using expert judgment to estimate marine ecosystem vulnerability in the California Current
    Sarah J Teck
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    Ecol Appl 20:1402-16. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Interactive and cumulative effects of multiple human stressors in marine systems
    Caitlin Mullan Crain
    University of California, Santa Cruz and The Nature Conservancy Global Marine Initiative, Center for Ocean Health, 100 Shaffer Rd, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:1304-15. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Habitat size, recruitment, and longevity as factors limiting population size in stage-structured species
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA
    Am Nat 165:82-94. 2005

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint A global map of human impact on marine ecosystems
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Science 319:948-52. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc Matching marine reserve design to reserve objectives
    Benjamin S Halpern
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:1871-8. 2003
    ....
  3. doi request reprint An index to assess the health and benefits of the global ocean
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State St Suite 300, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA
    Nature 488:615-20. 2012
    ..Only 5% of countries scored higher than 70, whereas 32% scored lower than 50. The index provides a powerful tool to raise public awareness, direct resource management, improve policy and prioritize scientific research...
  4. pmc Ecosystem service tradeoff analysis reveals the value of marine spatial planning for multiple ocean uses
    Crow White
    Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:4696-701. 2012
    ..Our analysis demonstrates the utility, feasibility, and value of MSP and provides timely support for the management transitions needed for society to address the challenges of an increasingly crowded ocean environment...
  5. doi request reprint Understanding and managing human threats to the coastal marine environment
    Caitlin M Crain
    University of California, Santa Cruz Center for Ocean Health, Santa Cruz, California 93940, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1162:39-62. 2009
    ..The state of our ecological understanding, public awareness, and policy initiatives make the time ripe for advancing coastal marine management and improving our stewardship of coastal and marine ecosystems...
  6. pmc Achieving the triple bottom line in the face of inherent trade-offs among social equity, economic return, and conservation
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:6229-34. 2013
    ..Results here provide an important foundation for moving the science and practice of conservation planning-and broader spatial planning in general-toward more consistently achieving efficient, equitable, and effective outcomes...
  7. pmc Placing marine protected areas onto the ecosystem-based management seascape
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:18312-7. 2010
    ..Ultimately, better synergies between these two burgeoning approaches provide opportunities to greatly benefit ocean health...
  8. ncbi request reprint Using expert judgment to estimate marine ecosystem vulnerability in the California Current
    Sarah J Teck
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    Ecol Appl 20:1402-16. 2010
    ..Combining these results with data on the spatial distribution and intensity of human activities provides a systematic foundation for ecosystem-based management...
  9. doi request reprint Interactive and cumulative effects of multiple human stressors in marine systems
    Caitlin Mullan Crain
    University of California, Santa Cruz and The Nature Conservancy Global Marine Initiative, Center for Ocean Health, 100 Shaffer Rd, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:1304-15. 2008
    ..While significant gaps exist in multiple stressor research, our results suggest an immediate need to account for stressor interactions in ecological studies and conservation planning...
  10. ncbi request reprint Habitat size, recruitment, and longevity as factors limiting population size in stage-structured species
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA
    Am Nat 165:82-94. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluating and ranking the vulnerability of global marine ecosystems to anthropogenic threats
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Conserv Biol 21:1301-15. 2007
    ..Additionally, it can be easily modified, updated as new data become available, and scaled to local or regional settings, which would facilitate informed and transparent conservation priority setting...
  12. ncbi request reprint Accounting for uncertainty in marine reserve design
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Ecol Lett 9:2-11; discussion 11-4. 2006
    ..We also argue that incorporating rather than avoiding uncertainty will increase the chances of successfully achieving conservation and management goals...
  13. ncbi request reprint Strong top-down control in southern California kelp forest ecosystems
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Science 312:1230-2. 2006
    ..Management of top-down influences such as fishing may be more important in coastal marine ecosystems, particularly in kelp forest systems, than is commonly thought...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gaps and mismatches between global conservation priorities and spending
    Benjamin S Halpern
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Conserv Biol 20:56-64. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Asymmetry in community regulation: effects of predators and productivity
    Elizabeth T Borer
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
    Ecology 87:2813-20. 2006
    ..Thus, top-down effects of predation are transferred through more trophic levels than are bottom-up effects of eutrophication, showing strong asymmetry in the direction of control of biomass distribution in communities...
  16. ncbi request reprint Impacts of biodiversity loss on ocean ecosystem services
    Boris Worm
    Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 4J1
    Science 314:787-90. 2006
    ..Yet available data suggest that at this point, these trends are still reversible...
  17. ncbi request reprint Understanding and predicting ecological dynamics: are major surprises inevitable?
    Daniel F Doak
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071, USA
    Ecology 89:952-61. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of animal handling on the results of 18F-FDG PET studies in mice
    Barbara J Fueger
    Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Nucl Med 47:999-1006. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine how these factors affect assessment of tumor glucose use by (18)F-FDG PET and to develop an imaging protocol that optimizes visualization of tumor xenografts...
  19. pmc Temperature control of larval dispersal and the implications for marine ecology, evolution, and conservation
    Mary I O'Connor
    Curriculum in Ecology, CB 3275, Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:1266-71. 2007
    ....