Conservation

 

Papers about human behaviour here, especially when it comes to managing natural resources. But also some stuff on conservation regardless of whether the human side of it is in the limelight.

 

Kokko, H. 2013. How wise is Mother Nature? Maximization, optimization and short-sighted resource use in biological evolution. Pages 69-80 in: Human happiness and the pursuit of maximization: is more always better? ((H. Brockmann & J. Delhey, eds.) Springer.
Kokko, H. & Heubel, K.U. 2013. On depending on fish for a living, and other difficulties of living sustainably. Pages 75-88 in Cooperation and its Evolution (K. Sterelny, R. Joyce, B. Calcott and B. Fraser, eds.) MIT press.
Kokko, H. 2013. Conflict and Restraint in Animal Species: Implications for War and Peace. Pages 38-53 in: War, Peace, and Human Nature (D. Fry, ed.) Oxford University Press.
Sutherland, W. J., Freckleton, R.P., Godfray, H.C.J., Beissinger, S.R., Benton, T., Cameron, D.D., Carmel, Y., Coomes, D.A., Coulson, T., Emmerson, M.C., Hails, R.S., Hays, G.C., Hodgson, D. J., Hutchings, M. J., Johnson, D., Jones, J. P.G., Keeling, M.J., Kokko, H., Kunin, W.E., Lambin, X., Lewis, O.T., Malhi, Y., Mieszkowska, N., Milner-Gulland, E.J., Norris, K., Phillimore, A.B., Purves, D.W., Reid, J.M., Reuman, D.C., Thompson, K., Travis, J.M.J., Turnbull, L.A., Wardle, D.A. & Wiegand, T. 2013. Identification of 100 fundamental ecological questions. Journal of Ecology 101: 58-67.
pdf López-Sepulcre, A., Kokko, H. & Norris, K. 2010. Evolutionary conservation advice for despotic populations: Habitat heterogeneity favours conflict and reduces productivity in Seychelles Magpie Robins. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 277:3477-3482.
pdf López-Sepulcre, A., Norris, K. & Kokko, H. 2009. Reproductive conflict delays the recovery of an endangered social species. Journal of Animal Ecology 78:219-225.
Foster, K.R. & Kokko, H. 2009. The evolution of superstitious and superstition-like behaviour. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 276:31-37.
pdf Ratikainen, I.I., Gill, J.A., Gunnarsson, T.G., Sutherland, W.J. & Kokko, H. 2008. When density-dependence is not instantaneous: theoretical developments and management implications. Ecology Letters 11:184-198.
Kokko, H., Lindström, J. & Ranta, E. 2001. Life histories and sustainable harvesting. Pages 301–322 in: Conservation of Exploited Species (eds. J.D. Reynolds, G.M. Mace, K.H. Redford & J.G. Robinson). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
pdf Kokko, H. 2001. Optimal and suboptimal use of compensatory responses to harvesting: timing of hunting as an example. Wildlife Biology 7:141-150.
Kokko, H. 2001. Human rape: adaptive or not? Trends in Ecology & Evolution 16:488-489.
Kokko, H., Helle, E., Lindström, J., Ranta, E., Sipilä, T. & Courchamp, F. 1999. Backcasting population sizes of ringed and grey seals in the Baltic and Lake Saimaa during the 20th century. Annales Zoologici Fennici 36:65-73.
pdf Kokko, H. & Lindström, J. 1998. Seasonal density dependence, timing of mortality, and sustainable harvesting. Ecological Modelling 110:293-304.
Kokko, H., Lindström, J., Ranta, E., Sipilä, T. & Koskela, J. 1998. Estimating the demographic effective population size of the Saimaa ringed seal (Phoca hispida saimensis Nordq.). Animal Conservation 1:47-54.
Kokko, H., Pöysä, H., Lindström, J. & Ranta, E. 1998. Assessing the impact of spring hunting on waterfowl populations. Annales Zoologici Fennici 35:195-204.
Kokko, H., Lindström, J. & Ranta, E. 1997. Risk analysis of hunting of seal populations in the Baltic. Conservation Biology 11:917-927.
Ranta, E., Lindström, J. & Kokko, H. 1996. Ecological risk analysis: The case of the Saimaa Ringed Seal. Ambio 25:363-365.

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