Edward T Game
Affiliation: The Nature Conservancy
- Phenotypic covariance at species' bordersM Julian Caley
Australian Institute of Marine Science, PMB 3, Townsville MC, Queensland QLD 4810, Australia
BMC Evol Biol 13:105. 2013....
- Six common mistakes in conservation priority settingEdward T Game
Conservation Science, The Nature Conservancy, 245 Riverside Drive, West End, QLD, 4101, Australia
Conserv Biol 27:480-5. 2013..We explain these mistakes and offer a path to help conservation planners avoid making the same mistakes in future prioritizations...
- Dynamic marine protected areas can improve the resilience of coral reef systemsEdward T Game
Centre for Applied Environmental Decision Analysis, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
Ecol Lett 12:1336-46. 2009..Given the current large-scale threats to coral reefs, the ability of dynamic marine protected areas to achieve conservation goals deserves more attention...
- Pelagic protected areas: the missing dimension in ocean conservationEdward T Game
The Nature Conservancy, South Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
Trends Ecol Evol 24:360-9. 2009..Debate over the efficacy of protected areas relative to other conservation measures cannot be resolved without further implementation of MPAs in the pelagic ocean...
- Accommodating dynamic oceanographic processes and pelagic biodiversity in marine conservation planningHedley S Grantham
The Ecology Centre and Centre for Applied Environmental Decision Analysis, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
PLoS ONE 6:e16552. 2011..More generally, we argue that innovative methods are needed to conserve ephemeral and dynamic pelagic biodiversity...
- The need for speed: informed land acquisitions for conservation in a dynamic property marketEve McDonald-Madden
Centre for Applied Environmental Decision Analysis, School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
Ecol Lett 11:1169-77. 2008..The solutions to this problem illustrate how optimal conservation is necessarily dynamic and requires explicit consideration of both the time period allowed for implementation and the availability of properties...
- Prioritizing land and sea conservation investments to protect coral reefsCarissa J Klein
The Ecology Centre, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
PLoS ONE 5:e12431. 2010..g. warming water and ocean acidification). Limited resources for conservation require that we efficiently prioritize where and how to best sustain coral reef ecosystems...
- Should we protect the strong or the weak? Risk, resilience, and the selection of marine protected areasEdward T Game
The Ecology Centre and Centre for Applied Environmental Decision Analysis, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
Conserv Biol 22:1619-29. 2008..An adequate consideration of risk is fundamental to all conservation actions and can indicate surprising routes to conservation success...
- Is conservation triage just smart decision making?Madeleine C Bottrill
The University of Queensland, The Applied Environmental Decision Analysis Centre, The Ecology Centre, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
Trends Ecol Evol 23:649-54. 2008..However, triage is no more than the efficient allocation of conservation resources and we risk wasting scarce resources if we do not follow its basic principles...
- Monitoring does not always countEve 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...
- Planning for persistence in marine reserves: a question of catastrophic importanceEdward T Game
Ecology Centre and Centre for Applied Environmental Decision Analysis, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
Ecol Appl 18:670-80. 2008..This research has implications for reserve design in a changing climate...