Barry W Brook

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does the terrestrial biosphere have planetary tipping points?
    Barry W Brook
    Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5095, Australia
    Trends Ecol Evol 28:396-401. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Synergies among extinction drivers under global change
    Barry W Brook
    Research Institute for Climate Change and Sustainability, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Trends Ecol Evol 23:453-60. 2008
  3. pmc Integrating bioclimate with population models to improve forecasts of species extinctions under climate change
    Barry W Brook
    School of Earth and Environmental Sciences and The Environment Institute, University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Biol Lett 5:723-5. 2009
  4. pmc A comprehensive database of quality-rated fossil ages for Sahul's Quaternary vertebrates
    Marta Rodríguez-Rey
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Sci Data 3:160053. 2016
  5. pmc Predictors of contraction and expansion of area of occupancy for British birds
    Corey J A Bradshaw
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 281:. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Population dynamics can be more important than physiological limits for determining range shifts under climate change
    Damien A Fordham
    The Environment Institute, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    Glob Chang Biol 19:3224-37. 2013
  7. pmc Endemic predators, invasive prey and native diversity
    Thomas C Wanger
    Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 278:690-4. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Experimental comparison of aerial larvicides and habitat modification for controlling disease-carrying Aedes vigilax mosquitoes
    Siobhan C de Little
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Pest Manag Sci 68:709-17. 2012
  9. pmc Long-term field data and climate-habitat models show that orangutan persistence depends on effective forest management and greenhouse gas mitigation
    Stephen D Gregory
    Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e43846. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Density dependence: an ecological Tower of Babel
    Salvador Herrando-Perez
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    Oecologia 170:585-603. 2012

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Does the terrestrial biosphere have planetary tipping points?
    Barry W Brook
    Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5095, Australia
    Trends Ecol Evol 28:396-401. 2013
    ..This implies that identifying critical points along global continua of drivers might be unfeasible and that characterizing global biotic change with single aggregates is inapt...
  2. doi request reprint Synergies among extinction drivers under global change
    Barry W Brook
    Research Institute for Climate Change and Sustainability, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Trends Ecol Evol 23:453-60. 2008
    ..Future work should focus on how climate change will interact with and accelerate ongoing threats to biodiversity, such as habitat degradation, overexploitation and invasive species...
  3. pmc Integrating bioclimate with population models to improve forecasts of species extinctions under climate change
    Barry W Brook
    School of Earth and Environmental Sciences and The Environment Institute, University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Biol Lett 5:723-5. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc A comprehensive database of quality-rated fossil ages for Sahul's Quaternary vertebrates
    Marta Rodríguez-Rey
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Sci Data 3:160053. 2016
    ....
  5. pmc Predictors of contraction and expansion of area of occupancy for British birds
    Corey J A Bradshaw
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 281:. 2014
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Population dynamics can be more important than physiological limits for determining range shifts under climate change
    Damien A Fordham
    The Environment Institute, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    Glob Chang Biol 19:3224-37. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Endemic predators, invasive prey and native diversity
    Thomas C Wanger
    Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 278:690-4. 2011
    ..It is, therefore, crucial to manage cacao plantations to maintain these endemic toads, as they may provide critical ecosystem services, such as invasion resistance and preservation of native insect diversity...
  8. doi request reprint Experimental comparison of aerial larvicides and habitat modification for controlling disease-carrying Aedes vigilax mosquitoes
    Siobhan C de Little
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Pest Manag Sci 68:709-17. 2012
    ..Generalised linear and mixed-effects modelling and information-theoretic comparisons were used to test these hypotheses...
  9. pmc Long-term field data and climate-habitat models show that orangutan persistence depends on effective forest management and greenhouse gas mitigation
    Stephen D Gregory
    Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e43846. 2012
    ..Here we examine whether regional incentives for sustainable forest management will be effective in improving threatened mammal conservation, in isolation and when combined with global climate change mitigation...
  10. doi request reprint Density dependence: an ecological Tower of Babel
    Salvador Herrando-Perez
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    Oecologia 170:585-603. 2012
    ..Correct citation of original references by ecologists and research journals could ameliorate terminological standards in our discipline and avoid linguistic confusion of mathematically and theoretically complex patterns...
  11. doi request reprint Experimental evidence for density-dependent responses to mortality of snake-necked turtles
    Damien A Fordham
    Institute for Applied Ecology, University of Canberra, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Oecologia 159:271-81. 2009
    ..In the case of C. rugosa, such generalities would produce overly cautious prescriptions for sustainable management...
  12. pmc Timing and severity of immunizing diseases in rabbits is controlled by seasonal matching of host and pathogen dynamics
    Konstans Wells
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    J R Soc Interface 12:. 2015
    ..This has important implications for wildlife management, because it is likely that such seasonal interplay and disease dynamics has a strong effect on long-term population viability for many species. ..
  13. pmc Climate change not to blame for late Quaternary megafauna extinctions in Australia
    Frédérik Saltré
    The Environment Institute and School of Biological Sciences, The University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Nat Commun 7:10511. 2016
    ..This is the first comprehensive approach to incorporate uncertainty in fossil ages, extinction timing and climatology, to quantify mechanisms of prehistorical extinctions. ..
  14. pmc Predicting the distribution of commercially important invertebrate stocks under future climate
    Bayden D Russell
    Southern Seas Ecology Laboratories, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e46554. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Decoupling of component and ensemble density feedbacks in birds and mammals
    Salvador Herrando-Perez
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Ecology 93:1728-40. 2012
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Tick exposure and extreme climate events impact survival and threaten the persistence of a long-lived lizard
    Alice R Jones
    The Environment Institute and School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    J Anim Ecol 85:598-610. 2016
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  17. doi request reprint Empirical tests of harvest-induced body-size evolution along a geographic gradient in Australian macropods
    Thomas A A Prowse
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Science, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    J Anim Ecol 84:299-309. 2015
    ..Bayesian models are appropriate for investigating the long-term impact of human harvesting because they can impute missing data, fit nonlinear growth models and account for non-random spatial sampling inherent in wildlife collections. ..
  18. pmc How interactions between animal movement and landscape processes modify local range dynamics and extinction risk
    Damien A Fordham
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Biol Lett 10:20140198. 2014
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Effects of land-use change on community composition of tropical amphibians and reptiles in Sulawesi, Indonesia
    Thomas C Wanger
    Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Conserv Biol 24:795-802. 2010
    ..For long-term and sustainable use of plantations, pruned shade trees should be permanently kept to allow rejuvenation of cacao and, thus, to prevent repeated forest encroachment...
  20. pmc Extinction debt from climate change for frogs in the wet tropics
    Damien A Fordham
    The Environment Institute and School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Biol Lett 12:. 2016
    ..We conclude that SAR approaches can provide useful advice to conservation on climate change impacts, provided there is a good understanding of the time lags over which delayed extinctions are likely to occur...
  21. doi request reprint Key role for nuclear energy in global biodiversity conservation
    Barry W Brook
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, 5005, Australia
    Conserv Biol 29:702-12. 2015
    ..Society cannot afford to risk wholesale failure to address energy-related biodiversity impacts because of preconceived notions and ideals...
  22. pmc How to Rank Journals
    Corey J A Bradshaw
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    PLoS ONE 11:e0149852. 2016
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  23. doi request reprint PALEOECOLOGY. Abrupt warming events drove Late Pleistocene Holarctic megafaunal turnover
    Alan Cooper
    Australian Centre for Ancient DNA, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, and Environment Institute, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Science 349:602-6. 2015
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  24. pmc Human population reduction is not a quick fix for environmental problems
    Corey J A Bradshaw
    The Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:16610-5. 2014
    ..More immediate results for sustainability would emerge from policies and technologies that reverse rising consumption of natural resources...
  25. doi request reprint No need for disease: testing extinction hypotheses for the thylacine using multi-species metamodels
    Thomas A A Prowse
    Environment Institute and School of Earth and Environmental Science, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, 5005, Australia
    J Anim Ecol 82:355-64. 2013
    ..Dynamic, multi-species metamodels provide a simple, flexible framework for studying current species declines and historical extinctions caused by complex, interacting factors. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint Quantifying the drivers of larval density patterns in two tropical mosquito species to maximize control efficiency
    Siobhan C de Little
    Environment Institute, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Environ Entomol 38:1013-21. 2009
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  27. doi request reprint Global warming tugs at trophic interactions
    Barry W Brook
    Research Institute for Climate Change and Sustainability, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    J Anim Ecol 78:1-3. 2009
    ..Multiple selective pressures may be triggered by climate change, leading to a tug-of-war between the need to stay in synchrony with the timing of maximum food, and the benefits of minimizing predation...