Format
Sort by
Items per page

Send to

Choose Destination

Search results

Items: 1 to 50 of 51

1.

Fire and Plant Diversification in Mediterranean-Climate Regions.

Rundel PW, Arroyo MTK, Cowling RM, Keeley JE, Lamont BB, Pausas JG, Vargas P.

Front Plant Sci. 2018 Jul 3;9:851. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.00851. eCollection 2018. Review.

2.

Feeding ecology and sexual dimorphism in a speciose flower beetle clade (Hopliini: Scarabaeidae).

Colville JF, Picker MD, Cowling RM.

PeerJ. 2018 Jun 20;6:e4632. doi: 10.7717/peerj.4632. eCollection 2018.

3.

A New Pleistocene Hominin Tracksite from the Cape South Coast, South Africa.

Helm CW, McCrea RT, Cawthra HC, Lockley MG, Cowling RM, Marean CW, Thesen GHH, Pigeon TS, Hattingh S.

Sci Rep. 2018 Feb 28;8(1):3772. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-22059-5.

4.

Vegetation responses to season of fire in an aseasonal, fire-prone fynbos shrubland.

Kraaij T, Cowling RM, van Wilgen BW, Rikhotso DR, Difford M.

PeerJ. 2017 Aug 10;5:e3591. doi: 10.7717/peerj.3591. eCollection 2017.

5.

Foraging potential of underground storage organ plants in the southern Cape, South Africa.

Singels E, Potts AJ, Cowling RM, Marean CW, De Vynck J, Esler KJ.

J Hum Evol. 2016 Dec;101:79-89. doi: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2016.09.008. Epub 2016 Nov 13.

PMID:
27886812
6.

Using counterfactuals to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of controlling biological invasions.

McConnachie MM, van Wilgen BW, Ferraro PJ, Forsyth AT, Richardson DM, Gaertner M, Cowling RM.

Ecol Appl. 2016 Mar;26(2):475-83.

PMID:
27209789
7.

Expert-derived monitoring thresholds for impacts of megaherbivores on vegetation cover in a protected area.

Smit IP, Landman M, Cowling RM, Gaylard A.

J Environ Manage. 2016 Jul 15;177:298-305. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2016.04.018. Epub 2016 Apr 22.

PMID:
27107956
8.

Return rates from intertidal foraging from Blombos Cave to Pinnacle Point: Understanding early human economies.

De Vynck JC, Anderson R, Atwater C, Cowling RM, Fisher EC, Marean CW, Walker RS, Hill K.

J Hum Evol. 2016 Mar;92:101-115. doi: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2016.01.008. Epub 2016 Feb 25.

PMID:
26989020
9.

Seasonal availability of edible underground and aboveground carbohydrate resources to human foragers on the Cape south coast, South Africa.

De Vynck JC, Cowling RM, Potts AJ, Marean CW.

PeerJ. 2016 Feb 18;4:e1679. doi: 10.7717/peerj.1679. eCollection 2016.

10.

A new research strategy for integrating studies of paleoclimate, paleoenvironment, and paleoanthropology.

Marean CW, Anderson RJ, Bar-Matthews M, Braun K, Cawthra HC, Cowling RM, Engelbrecht F, Esler KJ, Fisher E, Franklin J, Hill K, Janssen M, Potts AJ, Zahn R.

Evol Anthropol. 2015 Mar-Apr;24(2):62-72. doi: 10.1002/evan.21443.

PMID:
25914360
11.

On the accuracy of conservation managers' beliefs and if they learn from evidence-based knowledge: a preliminary investigation.

McConnachie MM, Cowling RM.

J Environ Manage. 2013 Oct 15;128:7-14. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2013.04.021. Epub 2013 May 27.

PMID:
23722171
12.

Fossil evidence for a hyperdiverse sclerophyll flora under a non-Mediterranean-type climate.

Sniderman JM, Jordan GJ, Cowling RM.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Feb 26;110(9):3423-8. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1216747110. Epub 2013 Feb 11.

13.

Extinction risk and diversification are linked in a plant biodiversity hotspot.

Davies TJ, Smith GF, Bellstedt DU, Boatwright JS, Bytebier B, Cowling RM, Forest F, Harmon LJ, Muasya AM, Schrire BD, Steenkamp Y, van der Bank M, Savolainen V.

PLoS Biol. 2011 May;9(5):e1000620. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000620. Epub 2011 May 24.

14.

Evaluating private land conservation in the Cape Lowlands, South Africa.

Von Hase A, Rouget M, Cowling RM.

Conserv Biol. 2010 Oct;24(5):1182-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2010.01561.x.

PMID:
21182668
15.

Climate change and the integrity of science.

Gleick PH, Adams RM, Amasino RM, Anders E, Anderson DJ, Anderson WW, Anselin LE, Arroyo MK, Asfaw B, Ayala FJ, Bax A, Bebbington AJ, Bell G, Bennett MV, Bennetzen JL, Berenbaum MR, Berlin OB, Bjorkman PJ, Blackburn E, Blamont JE, Botchan MR, Boyer JS, Boyle EA, Branton D, Briggs SP, Briggs WR, Brill WJ, Britten RJ, Broecker WS, Brown JH, Brown PO, Brunger AT, Cairns J Jr, Canfield DE, Carpenter SR, Carrington JC, Cashmore AR, Castilla JC, Cazenave A, Chapin FS 3rd, Ciechanover AJ, Clapham DE, Clark WC, Clayton RN, Coe MD, Conwell EM, Cowling EB, Cowling RM, Cox CS, Croteau RB, Crothers DM, Crutzen PJ, Daily GC, Dalrymple GB, Dangl JL, Darst SA, Davies DR, Davis MB, De Camilli PV, Dean C, DeFries RS, Deisenhofer J, Delmer DP, DeLong EF, DeRosier DJ, Diener TO, Dirzo R, Dixon JE, Donoghue MJ, Doolittle RF, Dunne T, Ehrlich PR, Eisenstadt SN, Eisner T, Emanuel KA, Englander SW, Ernst WG, Falkowski PG, Feher G, Ferejohn JA, Fersht A, Fischer EH, Fischer R, Flannery KV, Frank J, Frey PA, Fridovich I, Frieden C, Futuyma DJ, Gardner WR, Garrett CJ, Gilbert W, Goldberg RB, Goodenough WH, Goodman CS, Goodman M, Greengard P, Hake S, Hammel G, Hanson S, Harrison SC, Hart SR, Hartl DL, Haselkorn R, Hawkes K, Hayes JM, Hille B, Hökfelt T, House JS, Hout M, Hunten DM, Izquierdo IA, Jagendorf AT, Janzen DH, Jeanloz R, Jencks CS, Jury WA, Kaback HR, Kailath T, Kay P, Kay SA, Kennedy D, Kerr A, Kessler RC, Khush GS, Kieffer SW, Kirch PV, Kirk K, Kivelson MG, Klinman JP, Klug A, Knopoff L, Kornberg H, Kutzbach JE, Lagarias JC, Lambeck K, Landy A, Langmuir CH, Larkins BA, Le Pichon XT, Lenski RE, Leopold EB, Levin SA, Levitt M, Likens GE, Lippincott-Schwartz J, Lorand L, Lovejoy CO, Lynch M, Mabogunje AL, Malone TF, Manabe S, Marcus J, Massey DS, McWilliams JC, Medina E, Melosh HJ, Meltzer DJ, Michener CD, Miles EL, Mooney HA, Moore PB, Morel FM, Mosley-Thompson ES, Moss B, Munk WH, Myers N, Nair GB, Nathans J, Nester EW, Nicoll RA, Novick RP, O'Connell JF, Olsen PE, Opdyke ND, Oster GF, Ostrom E, Pace NR, Paine RT, Palmiter RD, Pedlosky J, Petsko GA, Pettengill GH, Philander SG, Piperno DR, Pollard TD, Price PB Jr, Reichard PA, Reskin BF, Ricklefs RE, Rivest RL, Roberts JD, Romney AK, Rossmann MG, Russell DW, Rutter WJ, Sabloff JA, Sagdeev RZ, Sahlins MD, Salmond A, Sanes JR, Schekman R, Schellnhuber J, Schindler DW, Schmitt J, Schneider SH, Schramm VL, Sederoff RR, Shatz CJ, Sherman F, Sidman RL, Sieh K, Simons EL, Singer BH, Singer MF, Skyrms B, Sleep NH, Smith BD, Snyder SH, Sokal RR, Spencer CS, Steitz TA, Strier KB, Südhof TC, Taylor SS, Terborgh J, Thomas DH, Thompson LG, Tjian RT, Turner MG, Uyeda S, Valentine JW, Valentine JS, Van Etten JL, van Holde KE, Vaughan M, Verba S, von Hippel PH, Wake DB, Walker A, Walker JE, Watson EB, Watson PJ, Weigel D, Wessler SR, West-Eberhard MJ, White TD, Wilson WJ, Wolfenden RV, Wood JA, Woodwell GM, Wright HE Jr, Wu C, Wunsch C, Zoback ML.

Science. 2010 May 7;328(5979):689-90. doi: 10.1126/science.328.5979.689. No abstract available. Erratum in: Science. 2010 May 14;328(5980):826.

16.

Mapping human and social dimensions of conservation opportunity for the scheduling of conservation action on private land.

Knight AT, Cowling RM, Difford M, Campbell BM.

Conserv Biol. 2010 Oct;24(5):1348-58. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2010.01494.x.

17.

Conservation planning as a transdisciplinary process.

Reyers B, Roux DJ, Cowling RM, Ginsburg AE, Nel JL, O' Farrell P.

Conserv Biol. 2010 Aug;24(4):957-65. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2010.01497.x. Epub 2010 Mar 24.

PMID:
20345401
18.

The road to sustainability must bridge three great divides.

Aronson J, Blignaut JN, de Groot RS, Clewell A, Lowry PP 2nd, Woodworth P, Cowling RM, Renison D, Farley J, Fontaine C, Tongway D, Levy S, Milton SJ, Rangel O, Debrincat B, Birkinshaw C.

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2010 Jan;1185:225-36. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2009.05281.x. Review.

PMID:
20146772
19.

Safeguarding biodiversity and ecosystem services in the Little Karoo, South Africa.

Egoh BN, Reyers B, Carwardine J, Bode M, O'Farrell PJ, Wilson KA, Possingham HP, Rouget M, de Lange W, Richardson DM, Cowling RM.

Conserv Biol. 2010 Aug;24(4):1021-30. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2009.01442.x. Epub 2010 Feb 4.

PMID:
20136871
20.

Let the locals lead.

Smith RJ, Veríssimo D, Leader-Williams N, Cowling RM, Knight AT.

Nature. 2009 Nov 19;462(7271):280-1. doi: 10.1038/462280a. No abstract available.

PMID:
19924192
21.

Invest in opportunity, not inventory of hotspots.

Cowling RM, Knight AT, Privett SD, Sharma G.

Conserv Biol. 2010 Apr;24(2):633-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2009.01342.x. Epub 2009 Oct 16. No abstract available.

PMID:
19843127
22.

Devising appropriate policies and instruments in support of private conservation areas: lessons learned from the Klein Karoo, South Africa.

Pasquini L, Cowling RM, Twyman C, Wainwright J.

Conserv Biol. 2010 Apr;24(2):470-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2009.01344.x. Epub 2009 Oct 16.

PMID:
19843125
23.

One hundred questions of importance to the conservation of global biological diversity.

Sutherland WJ, Adams WM, Aronson RB, Aveling R, Blackburn TM, Broad S, Ceballos G, Côté IM, Cowling RM, Da Fonseca GA, Dinerstein E, Ferraro PJ, Fleishman E, Gascon C, Hunter M Jr, Hutton J, Kareiva P, Kuria A, Macdonald DW, Mackinnon K, Madgwick FJ, Mascia MB, McNeely J, Milner-Gulland EJ, Moon S, Morley CG, Nelson S, Osborn D, Pai M, Parsons EC, Peck LS, Possingham H, Prior SV, Pullin AS, Rands MR, Ranganathan J, Redford KH, Rodriguez JP, Seymour F, Sobel J, Sodhi NS, Stott A, Vance-Borland K, Watkinson AR.

Conserv Biol. 2009 Jun;23(3):557-67. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2009.01212.x. Epub 2009 Apr 22.

PMID:
19438873
24.

Mapping grazing-induced degradation in a semi-arid environment: a rapid and cost effective approach for assessment and monitoring.

Thompson M, Vlok J, Rouget M, Hoffman MT, Balmford A, Cowling RM.

Environ Manage. 2009 Apr;43(4):585-96. doi: 10.1007/s00267-008-9228-x. Epub 2008 Nov 22.

PMID:
19030925
25.

Explaining the uniqueness of the Cape flora: incorporating geomorphic evolution as a factor for explaining its diversification.

Cowling RM, Procheş S, Partridge TC.

Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2009 Apr;51(1):64-74. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2008.05.034. Epub 2008 Jun 4. Review.

PMID:
18691908
26.

An operational model for mainstreaming ecosystem services for implementation.

Cowling RM, Egoh B, Knight AT, O'Farrell PJ, Reyers B, Rouget M, Roux DJ, Welz A, Wilhelm-Rechman A.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Jul 15;105(28):9483-8. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0706559105. Epub 2008 Jul 9. Review.

27.

Dissecting the plant-insect diversity relationship in the Cape.

Procheş S, Forest F, Veldtman R, Chown SL, Cowling RM, Johnson SD, Richardson DM, Savolainen V.

Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2009 Apr;51(1):94-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2008.05.040. Epub 2008 Jun 7.

PMID:
18588992
28.

Knowing but not doing: selecting priority conservation areas and the research-implementation gap.

Knight AT, Cowling RM, Rouget M, Balmford A, Lombard AT, Campbell BM.

Conserv Biol. 2008 Jun;22(3):610-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2008.00914.x. Epub 2008 May 9. Review.

PMID:
18477033
29.

Change the IUCN protected area categories to reflect biodiversity outcomes.

Boitani L, Cowling RM, Dublin HT, Mace GM, Parrish J, Possingham HP, Pressey RL, Rondinini C, Wilson KA.

PLoS Biol. 2008 Mar 18;6(3):e66. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0060066. No abstract available.

30.

Conservation planning in a changing world.

Pressey RL, Cabeza M, Watts ME, Cowling RM, Wilson KA.

Trends Ecol Evol. 2007 Nov;22(11):583-92. Epub 2007 Nov 5. Review.

PMID:
17981360
31.

Stochastic species turnover and stable coexistence in a species-rich, fire-prone plant community.

Thuiller W, Slingsby JA, Privett SD, Cowling RM.

PLoS One. 2007 Sep 26;2(9):e938.

32.

Embracing opportunism in the selection of priority conservation areas.

Knight AT, Cowling RM.

Conserv Biol. 2007 Aug;21(4):1124-6. No abstract available.

PMID:
17650262
33.

Preserving the evolutionary potential of floras in biodiversity hotspots.

Forest F, Grenyer R, Rouget M, Davies TJ, Cowling RM, Faith DP, Balmford A, Manning JC, Procheş S, van der Bank M, Reeves G, Hedderson TA, Savolainen V.

Nature. 2007 Feb 15;445(7129):757-60.

PMID:
17301791
34.

Designing systematic conservation assessments that promote effective implementation: best practice from South Africa.

Knight AT, Driver A, Cowling RM, Maze K, Desmet PG, Lombard AT, Rouget M, Botha MA, Boshoff AF, Castley JG, Goodman PS, Mackinnon K, Pierce SM, Sims-Castley R, Stewart WI, von Hase A.

Conserv Biol. 2006 Jun;20(3):739-50.

PMID:
16909567
35.

Fusion or failure? The future of conservation biology.

Balmford A, Cowling RM.

Conserv Biol. 2006 Jun;20(3):692-5. No abstract available.

PMID:
16909557
36.

Designing large-scale conservation corridors for pattern and process.

Rouget M, Cowling RM, Lombard AT, Knight AT, Kerley GI.

Conserv Biol. 2006 Apr;20(2):549-61.

PMID:
16903115
37.

An operational model for implementing conservation action.

Knight AT, Cowling RM, Campbell BM.

Conserv Biol. 2006 Apr;20(2):408-19.

PMID:
16903102
38.

How much evolutionary history in a 10 x 10 m plot?

Procheş S, Wilson JR, Cowling RM.

Proc Biol Sci. 2006 May 7;273(1590):1143-8.

39.

Comment on "Neutral ecological theory reveals isolation and rapid speciation in a biodiversity hot spot".

Etienne RS, Latimer AM, Silander JA Jr, Cowling RM.

Science. 2006 Feb 3;311(5761):610.

40.

Neutral ecological theory reveals isolation and rapid speciation in a biodiversity hot spot.

Latimer AM, Silander JA Jr, Cowling RM.

Science. 2005 Sep 9;309(5741):1722-5.

41.

Effectiveness of the global protected area network in representing species diversity.

Rodrigues AS, Andelman SJ, Bakarr MI, Boitani L, Brooks TM, Cowling RM, Fishpool LD, Da Fonseca GA, Gaston KJ, Hoffmann M, Long JS, Marquet PA, Pilgrim JD, Pressey RL, Schipper J, Sechrest W, Stuart SN, Underhill LG, Waller RW, Watts ME, Yan X.

Nature. 2004 Apr 8;428(6983):640-3.

42.

Integrating biosystematic data into conservation planning: perspectives from southern Africa's Succulent Karoo.

Desmet PG, Cowling RM, Ellis AG, Pressey RL.

Syst Biol. 2002 Apr;51(2):317-30.

PMID:
12028735
43.

Rapid plant diversification: planning for an evolutionary future.

Cowling RM, Pressey RL.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 May 8;98(10):5452-7.

44.

Challenges to the 'new' rangeland science.

Cowling RM.

Trends Ecol Evol. 2000 Aug;15(8):303-304. No abstract available.

PMID:
10884690
45.

Ecosystem services, efficiency, sustainability and equity: South Africa's Working for Water programme.

van Wilgen BW, Le Maitre DC, Cowling RM.

Trends Ecol Evol. 1998 Sep 1;13(9):378. No abstract available.

PMID:
21238351
46.

Plant diversity in mediterranean-climate regions.

Cowling RM, Rundel PW, Lamont BB, Kalin Arroyo M, Arianoutsou M.

Trends Ecol Evol. 1996 Sep;11(9):362-6.

PMID:
21237880
47.

Smoke-induced germination of succulents (Mesembryanthemaceae) from fire-prone and fire-free habitats in South Africa.

Pierce SM, Esler K, Cowling RM.

Oecologia. 1995 Jun;102(4):520-522. doi: 10.1007/BF00341366.

PMID:
28306897
48.

Winter growth phenology and leaf orientation in Pachypodium namaquanum (Apocynaceae) in the succulent karoo of the Richtersveld, South Africa.

Rundel PW, Cowling RM, Esler KJ, Mustart PM, van Jaarsveld E, Bezuidenhout H.

Oecologia. 1995 Apr;101(4):472-477. doi: 10.1007/BF00329426.

PMID:
28306962
49.

Biodiversity and ecosystem processes: Opportunities in Mediterranean-type ecosystems.

Richardson DM, Cowling RM.

Trends Ecol Evol. 1993 Mar;8(3):79-81. doi: 10.1016/0169-5347(93)90054-S. No abstract available.

PMID:
21236113
50.

Seed size: phylogeny and adaptation in two closely related Proteaceae species-pairs.

Mustart PJ, Cowling RM.

Oecologia. 1992 Aug;91(2):292-295. doi: 10.1007/BF00317799.

PMID:
28313472

Supplemental Content

Loading ...
Support Center