Affiliation: Stockholm University
- Resilience and sustainable development: building adaptive capacity in a world of transformationsCarl Folke
Interdisciplinary Center of Natural Resources and Environmental Research, Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
Ambio 31:437-40. 2002..These tools require and facilitate a social context with flexible and open institutions and multi-level governance systems that allow for learning and increase adaptive capacity without foreclosing future development options...
- Freshwater for resilience: a shift in thinkingCarl Folke
Natural Resource Management, Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 358:2027-36. 2003..It is concluded that this broader view of freshwater provides the foundation for hydrosolidarity...
- The dynamics of ecosystems, biodiversity management and social institutions at high northern latitudesThomas Elmqvist
Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, Sweden
Ambio 33:350-5. 2004....
- Reconnecting cities to the biosphere: stewardship of green infrastructure and urban ecosystem servicesErik Andersson
Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, 10691, Stockholm, Sweden
Ambio 43:445-53. 2014..The results highlight the importance and complexity of stewardship of urban biodiversity and ecosystem services and of the planning and governance of urban green infrastructure. ..
- Reconnecting to the biosphereCarl Folke
Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, Sweden
Ambio 40:719-38. 2011..The ongoing mind shift in human relations with Earth and its boundaries provides exciting opportunities for societal development in collaboration with the biosphere--a global sustainability agenda for humanity...
- Incorporating green-area user groups in urban ecosystem managementJohan Colding
Beijer International Institute of Ecological Economics, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden
Ambio 35:237-44. 2006....
- Human modification of global water vapor flows from the land surfaceLine J Gordon
Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:7612-7. 2005..At the scale of the Earth as a whole, our results emphasize the need for climate models to take land-use change, in both land cover and irrigation, into account...
- Adaptive comanagement for building resilience in social-ecological systemsPer Olsson
Department of Systems Ecology and Centre for Transdisciplinary Environmental Research, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Environ Manage 34:75-90. 2004....
- Urban transitions: on urban resilience and human-dominated ecosystemsHenrik Ernstson
Department of System Ecology and Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, Sweden
Ambio 39:531-45. 2010..Practical examples of harnessing urban innovation are presented, paired with an agenda for research and policy...
- Taboos and forest governance: informal protection of hot spot dry forest in southern MadagascarMaria Tengö
Department of Geography, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Ambio 36:683-91. 2007..We conclude that social aspects, such as local beliefs and legitimate sanctioning systems, need to be analyzed and incorporated along with biodiversity studies for successful conservation...
- Patterns of loss and regeneration of tropical dry forest in Madagascar: the social institutional contextThomas Elmqvist
Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
PLoS ONE 2:e402. 2007..Our study emphasizes the large capacity of a semi-arid system to spontaneously regenerate, triggered by decreased pressures, but where existing social institutions mitigate other drivers of deforestation and alternative land-use...
- The value of small size: loss of forest patches and ecological thresholds in southern MadagascarOrjan Bodin
Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Ecol Appl 16:440-51. 2006....
- Transnational corporations as 'keystone actors' in marine ecosystemsHenrik Osterblom
Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, 106 91, Stockholm, Sweden
PLoS ONE 10:e0127533. 2015..Sustainable leadership by keystone actors could result in cascading effects throughout the entire seafood industry and enable a critical transition towards improved management of marine living resources and ecosystems. ..
- Navigating the transition to ecosystem-based management of the Great Barrier Reef, AustraliaPer Olsson
Stockholm Resilience Centre and Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:9489-94. 2008..This example illustrates that enabling legislations or other social bounds are essential, but not sufficient for shifting governance toward adaptive comanagement of complex marine ecosystems...
- Reserves and resilience--from single equilibrium to complex systemsCarl Folke
Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University
Ambio 32:379. 2003
- The economic perspective: conservation against development versus conservation for developmentCarl Folke
Centre for Transdisciplinary Environmental Research and Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Conserv Biol 20:686-8. 2006
- Does aquaculture add resilience to the global food system?Max Troell
Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, SE 104 05 Stockholm, Sweden Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:13257-63. 2014....
- Adaptive governance, ecosystem management, and natural capitalLisen Schultz
Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112:7369-74. 2015..As with any governance system, internal changes and external drivers of global impacts and demands will continue to challenge the long-term success of such initiatives. ..