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Jeff Sayer


Forest Sciences Centre 4619
2424 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

work phone: 604-827-5687

Integrated approaches to natural resources management, landscape approaches, integrating science into natural resources decision making.


Sustainable landscapes in Indonesia Current
January, 2010

Long term studies of development and change in Indonesian forest landscapes.

Landscape transitions in West and Central Africa Current
January, 2000

Long-term studies of forest transitions in Ghana and the Congo basin

New approaches to conservation science Current
January, 2000

Organisation and management of science to support sustainable development and biodiversity conservatoin

Selected Publications

Riggs et al (2020). Learning from local perceptions for strategic road development in Cambodia's protected forests Tropical Conservation Science 13,
Mansourian et al (2020). Putting the pieces together: integration for forest landscape restoration implementatin Land Degradation and Development 31, 419-429
Waeber et al (2020). Choices we make: rethinking decision making in the context of climate crisis Pre-print
Sari et al (2019). Determining the effectiveness of Forest Landscape Governance; A case study from the Sendang Landscape, South Sumatra Forest Policy and Economics 102, 17-28
Sayer et al (2019). Life on Land; The Central Role of Forests in Sustainable Development Oxford University Press
Acheampong et al (2019). Deforestation is driven by agricultural expansion in Ghan's Forest Reserves Scientific African 5
Dwi Amalya Sari, Margules, Sayer and Boedhihartono (2019). Determining the effectiveness of forst landscape governance, a case study from the Sendang landscape in South Sumatra, Indonesia Forest policy and economics
Acheampong, Macgregot, Sloan, Sayer (2019). Scientific African; Deforestation is driven by agricultural expansion in Ghana's Forest Reserves Scientific African 5, e00146
Dwi Amalya Sari, Agni Boedhihartono and Jeffrey Sayer (2018). Criteria and Indicators to audit the performance of multi-functional forest landscapes Routledge
Langston, Riggs, Margules, Boedhihartono and Sayer (2018). Science embedded in local forest landscape management improves benefit flows to society Frontiers in Forests and Global Change
Bull, Elliott, Cashore, Bueno, Langston, Riggs, Boedhihartono and Sayer (2018). Global forest discourses must connect with local forest realities International Forestry Review
Boedhihartono, Sayer et al (2018). Conservation science and practice must engage with the realities of complex tropical landscapes Tropical Conservation Science