Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

The Moore Center for Science at Conservation International is one of the world’s premier conservation research institutes, producing and applying groundbreaking and policy-relevant research to help decision-makers protect nature. To date, Conservation International has published more than 1,100 peer-reviewed articles, many in leading journals including Science, Nature and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

On average, each of our scientific papers is cited more than 45 times by other scholars — a rate exceeding that of any other U.S. conservation organization as well as leading universities.

Here is an archive of our most recent research.

Systems thinking for planning and evaluating conservation interventions

Shauna L. Mahajan, Louise Glew, Erica Rieder, Gabby Ahmadia, Emily Darling, Helen E. Fox, Michael B. Mascia, Madeleine McKinnon

Conservation Science and Practice, 1

April 29, 2019

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Mahajan, S. L., Glew, L., Rieder, E., Ahmadia, G., Darling, E., Fox, H. E., … McKinnon, M. (2019). Systems thinking for planning and evaluating conservation interventions. Conservation Science and Practice, 1(7). doi:10.1111/csp2.44