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Wildlife and Pastoralism

Dr Maryam Niamir-Fuller

  1. Research

    The effect of rapid social changes during post-communist transition on perceptions of the human - wolf relationships in Macedonia and Kyrgyzstan

    The relationship between humans and wolves is often associated with conflicts strongly linked with livestock breeding activities. However, as conflicts are often more intense than expected considering the magn...

    Nicolas Lescureux and D John C Linnell

    Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2013 3:4

    Published on: 22 February 2013

  2. Review

    The economics and institutional economics of wildlife on private land in Africa

    In southern Africa, there are now 10,000 to 14,000 private ranchers that promote wildlife enterprises alone or in some in combination with domestic livestock. An important conservation success, this new bio-ex...

    Brian A Child, Jessica Musengezi, Gregory D Parent and Graham F T Child

    Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2012 2:18

    Published on: 28 September 2012

  3. Research

    Guanaco management by pastoralists in the Southern Andes

    As with most wild ungulates, guanacos (Lama guanicoe) overlap their range with domestic livestock resulting in a conflict for the use of rangelands between local livelihoods and conservation. This article explore...

    Gabriela Lichtenstein and Pablo D Carmanchahi

    Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2012 2:16

    Published on: 28 September 2012

  4. Research

    Policies in support of pastoralism and biodiversity in the heterogeneous drylands of East Africa

    Research and practice are increasingly demonstrating the environmental benefits of pastoralism and the opportunity for sustainable development of pastoral communities through a combination of livestock and bio...

    An MO Notenbaert, Jonathan Davies, Jan De Leeuw, Mohammed Said, Mario Herrero, Pablo Manzano, Michael Waithaka, Abdilahi Aboud and Shadrack Omondi

    Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2012 2:14

    Published on: 28 September 2012

  5. Research

    Birds, beasts and bovines: three cases of pastoralism and wildlife in the USA

    Pastoralism in the USA began coincidently with the initiation of profound ecological change resulting from colonization in the sixteenth century. Relationships between pastoralism and wildlife conservation in ...

    Lynn Huntsinger, Nathan F Sayre and JD Wulfhorst

    Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2012 2:12

    Published on: 28 September 2012

  6. Review

    Lessons on the relationship between livestock husbandry and biodiversity from the Kenya Long-term Exclosure Experiment (KLEE)

    Although livestock and wildlife share most of their ranges worldwide, little controlled experimental research has been done on their interactions. Since 1995 we have been manipulating the presence of cattle an...

    Corinna Riginos, Lauren M Porensky, Kari E Veblen, Wilfred O Odadi, Ryan L Sensenig, Duncan Kimuyu, Felicia Keesing, Marit L Wilkerson and Truman P Young

    Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2012 2:10

    Published on: 28 September 2012

  7. Research

    Comparing the effects of livestock and native herbivores on plant production and vegetation composition in the Trans-Himalayas

    Grazing can have implications for ecosystem management, biodiversity conservation, human livelihoods and global biogeochemical cycles. Grazers can either depress or promote plant production, with weak or stron...

    Sumanta Bagchi, Yash V Bhatnagar and Mark E Ritchie

    Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2012 2:21

    Published on: 28 September 2012

  8. Research

    Users or producers of ecosystem services? A scenario exercise for integrating conservation and reindeer herding in northeast Finland

    Nature conservation is often seen as incompatible with pastoralism: conserved predators can cause significant harm to livestock, or livestock may conquer space from natural species. Currently, nature conservat...

    Hannu I Heikkinen, Simo Sarkki and Mark Nuttall

    Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2012 2:11

    Published on: 28 September 2012