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A1 An introduction to DOPA Explorer PDF icon DOPA Factsheet A1 EN An introduction to DOPA Explorer.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet A1 ES Introducción a DOPA Explorer 4.0.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet A1 FR Introduction au DOPA Explorer.pdf
B1 Terrestrial Coverage by Protected Areas PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B1 EN Terrestrial Coverage by Protected Areas.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B1 ES Cobertura terrestre por áreas protegidas.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B1 FR Couverture terrestre par des aires protégées.pdf
B2 Marine Coverage by Protected Areas PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B2 EN Marine Coverage by Protected Areas.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B3 ES Áreas Clave para la Biodiversidad.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B2 FR Couverture marine par des aires protégées.pdf
B3 Key Biodiversity Areas PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B3 EN Key Biodiversity Areas.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B3 ES Áreas Clave para la Biodiversidad.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet B3 FR Zones clés pour la biodiversité (KBA).pdf
C1 Connectivity PDF icon DOPA Factsheet C1 EN Connectivity.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet C1 ES Conectividad de las áreas terrestres protegidas.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet C1 FR Connectivité des aires protégées.pdf
D1 Species PDF icon DOPA Factsheet D1 EN Species lists and statistics.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet D1 ES Estadísticas y listas de especies OK.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet D1 FR Listes et statistiques relatives aux espèces.pdf
E1 Terrestrial Habitat Diversity PDF icon DOPA Factsheet E1 EN Terrestrial Habitat Diversity.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet E1 ES Diversidad de los hábitats terrestres.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet E1 FR Habitat terrestre.pdf
E2 Marine Habitat Diversity PDF icon DOPA Factsheet E2 EN Marine Habitat Diversity.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet E2 ES Diversidad de los hábitats marinos.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet E2 FR Habitat marin.pdf
F1 Climate and Elevation PDF icon DOPA Factsheet F1 EN Climate and Elevation.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet F1 ES Clima y elevación.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet F1 FR Climat et altitude.pdf
G1 Land Cover PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G1 EN Land Cover.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G1 ES Cobertura del suelo.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G1 FR Couverture terrestre.pdf
G2 Inland Surface Water PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G2 EN Inland Surface Water.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G2 ES Aguas superficiales interiores.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G2 FR Eaux intérieures de surface.pdf
G3 Forest Cover PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G3 EN Forest Cover.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G3 ES Cobertura forestal.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet G3 FR Couverture forestière.pdf
H1 Agricultural Pressure PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H1 EN Agricultural Pressure.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H1 ES Presión agrícola.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H1 ES Presión agrícola.pdf
H2 Road pressures PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H2 EN Road pressures.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H2 ES Presión por carreteras.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H2 FR Pression des routes.pdf
H3 Population Pressure PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H3 EN Population Pressure.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H3 ES Presión demográfica.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H3 FR Pression démographique.pdf
H4 Built up pressure PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H4 EN Built up pressure.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H5 ES Presión del ganado OK.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H4 FR Pression des zones bâties.pdf
h5 Livestock Pressure PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H5 EN Livestock pressure.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H5 ES Presión del ganado.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet H5 FR Pression due au bétail.pdf
I1 Land Productivity PDF icon DOPA Factsheet I1 EN Land Productivity.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet I1 ES Productividad del suelos.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet I1 FR Productivité des terres.pdf
I2 Land Fragmentation PDF icon DOPA Factsheet I2 EN Land Fragmentation.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet I2 ES Patrón y fragmentación del suelo natural.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet I2 FR Configuration et fragmentation des espaces naturels.pdf
J1 Soil Carbon PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J1 EN Soil Carbon.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J1 ES Carbono orgánico del suelo.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J1 FR Carbone Organique des Sols.pdf
J2 Above Ground Carbon PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J2 EN Above-Ground Carbon Stock.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J2 ES Reservas de carbono en superficie.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J2 FR Stock de carbone aérien.pdf
J3 Below Ground Carbon PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J3 EN Below Ground Carbon.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J3 ES Reservas de carbono en biomasa subterránea.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet J3 FR Stock de Carbone de la Biomasse Au-Dessous du Sol.pdf
K1 Funding PDF icon DOPA Factsheet K1 EN Funding.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet K1 ES Financiación.pdf PDF icon DOPA Factsheet K1 FR Financements.pdf

Saura, S., Bertzky, B., Bastin, L. Battistella, Mandrici, A., Dubois, G. (2019) Global trends in protected area connectivity from 2010 to 2018. Biological Conservation, 238: xx-xx. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2019.07.028

 

Bastin L, Gorelick N, Saura S, Bertzky B, Dubois G, Fortin M-J, et al. (2019) Inland surface waters in protected areas globally: Current coverage and 30-year trends. PLoS ONE 14(1): e0210496.https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0210496

 

Saura, S., Bertzky, B., Bastin, L. Battistella, Mandrici, A., Dubois, G. (2018). Protected area connectivity: shortfalls in global targets and country-level priorities.Biological Conservation, 219: 53-67 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2017.12.020

 

Herrera, L.P., Sabatino, M.C., Jaimes, F.R., Saura, S. (2017). Landscape connectivity and the role of small habitat patches as steppingstones: an assessment of the grassland biome in Southern Pampa, Argentina. Biodiversity and Conservation. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10531-017-1416-7

 

Pettorelli, N., Schulte to Bühne, H., Tulloch, A., Dubois, G., Macinnis-Ng, C., Queirós A.M., Keith, D.A., Wegmann, M., Schrodt, F., Stellmes, M., Sonnenschein, R., Geller, G.N., Roy, S., Somers, B., Murray, N., Bland, L., Geijzendorffer, I., Kerr, J.T., Broszeit, S., Leitão, P.J., Duncan, C., El Serafy, G., He, K.S., Blanchard, J.L., Lucas, R., Mairota, P., Webb, T.J., Nicholson, E. (2017). Satellite remote sensing of ecosystem functions: opportunities, challenges and way forward. Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rse2.59

 

Kissling, W. D., J. A. Ahumada, A. Bowser, M. Fernandez, N. Fernández, E. A. García, R. P. Guralnick, N. J. B. Isaac, S. Kelling, W. Los, L. McRae, J.-B. Mihoub, M. Obst, M. Santamaria, A.K. Skidmore, K. J. Williams, D. Agosti, D. Amariles, C. Arvanitidis, L. Bastin, F. De Leo, W. Egloff, J. Elith, D. Hobern, D. Martin, H. M. Pereira, G. Pesole, J. Peterseil, H. Saarenmaa, D. Schigel, D. S. Schmeller, N. Segata, E. Turak, P. F. Uhlir, B. Wee, A. R. Hardisty (2017). Building essential biodiversity variables (EBVs) of species distribution and abundance at a global scale.Biological Reviews. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/brv.12359

 

Gross, D., Achard, F., Dubois, G., Brink, A., Prins, H. (2017) Uncertainties in tree cover maps of Sub-Saharan Africa and their implications for measuring progress towards CBD Aichi Targets. Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation.http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rse2.52

 

Schägner, J.P., J. Maes, L. Brander, M.-L. Paracchini, V. Hartje, G. Dubois (2017). Monitoring recreation across European nature areas: A geo-database of visitor counts, a review of literature and a call for a visitor counting reporting standard. Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism 18:44-55.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jort.2017.02.004

 

Allan, J. R., Venter, O., Maxwell, S., Bertzky, B., Jones, K., Shi, Y., Watson, J.E.M (2017). Recent increases in human pressure and forest loss threaten many Natural World Heritage Sites. Biological Conservation, 206: 47-55.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2016.12.011

 

Saura, S., L. Bastin, L. Battistella, A. Mandrici, G. Dubois (2017). Protected areas in the world’s ecoregions: how well connected are they? Ecological Indicators 76: 144-158 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.12.047

 

Dubois, G., Bastin, L., Bertzky, B., Mandrici, B., Conti, M., Saura, S., Cottam, A., Battistella, L., Martínez-López, J., Boni, M., Graziano, M. (2016). Integrating multiple spatial datasets to assess protected areas: Lessons learnt from the Digital Observatory for Protected Area (DOPA). International Journal of Geo-Information. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijgi5120242

 

Santini, L., S. Saura, C. Rondinini (2016) Composite network approach for assessing multi-species connectivity: An application to road defragmentation prioritisation. PlosOne. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0164794

 

Brink, A., J. Martínez-López, Z. Szantoi, P. Moreno-Atencia, A. Lupi, L. Bastin, G. Dubois (2016). Indicators for assessing habitat values, pressures and threats for protected areas – an integrated habitat and land cover change approach for the Udzungwa Mountains National Park in Tanzania. Remote Sensing. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/rs8100862

 

Martínez-López, J., B. Bertzky, F. J. Bonet-García, L. Bastin, G. Dubois (2016). Biophysical characterization of protected areas globally through optimized image segmentation and classification. Remote Sensing. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/rs8090780

 

Stropp, J., R. J. Ladle, A. C. M. Malhado, J. Hortal, J. Gaffuri, W. H. Temperley, J. O. Skøien and P. Mayaux (2016). Mapping ignorance: 300 years of collecting flowering plants in Africa. Global Ecology and Biogeography. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/geb.12468

 

Pettorelli, N., Wegmann, M., Skidmore, A., Mücher, S., Dawson, T. P., Fernandez, M., Lucas, R., Schaepman, M. E., Wang, T., O'Connor, B., Jongman, R. H.G., Kempeneers, P., Sonnenschein, R., Leidner, A. K., Böhm, M., He, K. S., Nagendra, H., Dubois, G., Fatoyinbo, T., Hansen, M. C., Paganini, M., de Klerk, H. M., Asner, G. P., Kerr, J. T., Estes, A. B., Schmeller, D. S., Heiden, U., Rocchini, D., Pereira, H. M., Turak, E., Fernandez, N., Lausch, A., Cho, M. A., Alcaraz-Segura, D., McGeoch, M. A., Turner, W., Mueller, A., St-Louis, V., Penner, J., Vihervaara, P., Belward, A., Reyers, B., Geller, G. N. (2016). Framing the concept of satellite remote sensing essential biodiversity variables: challenges and future directions. Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rse2.1

 

Pettorelli, N., Wegmann, M., Gurney, L., Dubois, G. (2016). Monitoring Protected Areas from Space. In: “Protected Areas: Are They Safeguarding Biodiversity?" L. Joppa, J. Baillie and J. Robinson (Eds). John Wiley & Sons. pp. 242-258

 

Milam, A., S. Kenney, D. Juffe-Bignoli, B. Bertzky, C. Corrigan, B. MacSharry, N. D. Burgess and N. Kingston. (2016). Maintaining a Global Data Set on Protected Areas. In: “Protected Areas: Are They Safeguarding Biodiversity?" L. Joppa, J. Baillie and J. Robinson (Eds). John Wiley & Sons. pp. 81-101

 

Butchart, S. et al. (2015). Shortfalls and solutions for meeting national and global conservation area targets. Conservation Letters. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/conl.12158

 

Clerici, M. B. Combal, J.F. Pekel, G. Dubois, J. van't Klooster, J.O. Skøien, E. Bartholomé (2013). The eStation, an Earth Observation processing service in support to ecological monitoring. Ecological Informatics. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoinf.2013.08.004

 

Dubois, G., M. Schulz, J. Skøien, L. Bastin, S. Peedell (2013). eHabitat, a multi-purpose Web Processing Service for ecological modeling. Environmental Modelling & Software. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.11.005

 

Skøien, J., M. Schulz, G. Dubois, I. Fisher, M. Balman, I. May, É. Ó Tuama (2013). Climate change in biomes of Important Bird Areas – results from a WPS application. Ecological Informatics. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoinf.2012.12.003

 

Bastin, L., G. Buchanan, A. Beresford, J-F Pekel, G. Dubois (2013). Open-source mapping and services for Web-based land cover validation. Ecological Informatics. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoinf.2012.11.013  

 

Dubois, G., M. Clerici, J.F. Pekel, A. Brink, I. Palumbo, D. Gross, S. Peedell, D. Simonetti, M. Punga (2011). On the contribution of remote sensing to DOPA, a Digital Observatory for Protected Areas. In: "Proceedings of the 34th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment", April 10-15, 2011, Sydney, Australia[Download pdf]

 

Pearlman, J., Craglia, M., Bertrand, F., Nativi, S., Gaigalas, G., Dubois. G., Niemeyer, S., Fritz., S. (2011) EuroGEOSS: an interdisciplinary approach to research and applications for forestry, biodiversity and drought. In: "Proceedings of the 34th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment", April 10-15, 2011, Sydney, Australia [Download pdf]

 

 

UNEP-WCMC and IUCN (2016). Protected Planet Report 2016. UNEP-WCMC and IUCN: Cambridge UK and Gland, Switzerland. 71 p. [ Download pdf]

 

Dubois, G., Bastin, L., Martinez Lopez J., Cottam, A., Temperley, H., Bertzky, B., Graziano, M. (2015). The Digital Observatory for Protected Areas (DOPA) Explorer 1.0. EUR 27162 EN. Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, 53 p. [ Download pdf ]

     

 

  Dubois, G., Bastin, L., Martinez Lopez J., Cottam, A., Temperley, H., Bertzky, B., Graziano, M. (2015). O Observatório Digital para Áreas Protegidas (DOPA) Explorer 1.0. EUR 27162 PT. Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, 58 p. [
Download pdf ]

 

  Dubois, G., Bastin, L., Martinez Lopez J., Cottam, A., Temperley, H., Bertzky, B., Graziano, M. (2015). L’Observatoire Numérique des Aires Protégées (DOPA) Explorer 1.0. EUR 27162 FR Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, 58 p.  [ Download pdf ]

 
  Dubois, G., Bastin, L., Martinez Lopez J., Cottam, A., Temperley, H., Bertzky, B., Graziano, M. (2015). El Observatorio  Digital para las Zonas Protegidas  (DOPA) Explorer 1.0. EUR 27162 FR Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, 58 p.  [ Download pdf ]

 

 

Juffe-Bignoli, D., Burgess, N.D., Bingham, H., Belle, E.M.S., de Lima, M.G., Deguignet, M., Bertzky, B., Milam, A.N., Martinez-Lopez, J., Lewis, E., Eassom, A., Wicander, S., Geldmann, J., van Soesbergen, A., Arnell, A.P., O’Connor, B., Park, S., Shi, Y.N., Danks, F.S., MacSharry, B., Kingston, N. (2014).  Protected Planet Report 2014 . UNEP-WCMC: Cambridge,UK.[ Download pdf ]

 

 

Hobern, D., Apostolico, A., Arnaud, E., Bello, J. C., Canhos, D., Dubois, G., Field, D., García, E. A., Hardisty, A., et al. (2013). Global Biodiversity Informatics Outlook: Delivering Biodiversity Knowledge in the Information Age. GBIF Secretariat. 44 pp. [ Download pdf ]

 

 

Dubois, G, M. Schulz, J. Skøien, A. Cottam, W. Temperley, M. Clerici, E. Drakou, J. van’t Klooster, B. Verbeeck, I. Palumbo, P. Derycke, J-F. Pekel, J. Martínez-López, S. Peedell, P. Mayaux (2013).  An introduction to the Digital Observatory for Protected Areas (DOPA) and the DOPA Explorer (Beta). EUR 26207 EN Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg 72 p. [ Download pdf]

 

Hartley, A., A. Nelson, P. Mayaux, and JM. Grégoire (2007).  The Assessment of African Protected Areas.EUR 22780 EN, Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. 77 pp.[Downoald pdf]

 

 

Bastin, L., Mandrici, A., Battistella, L., Dubois, G. (2017). Processing Conservation Indicators with Open Source Tools: Lessons Learned from the Digital Observatory for Protected Areas. In: Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) Conference Proceedings: Vol. 17 , Article 14. August 14-19, 2017, Boston, MA, USA.                 [Download pdf]

 

Martínez-López J., Bastin L., Dubois G. (2015) eHabitat+: Modelling habitat functional types in protected areas globally. International Association for Landscape Ecology's 2015 World Congress, Portland (Oregon, USA), 5 - 9 July 2015. [Download pdf]

 

 

J., Skøien, Dubois G.  (2014). eHabitat: Large scale modelling of habitat types and similarities for conservation and management of protected areas. In: "International Workshop on Remote Sensing and GIS for Monitoring of Habitat Quality", pp. 143-146, Norbert Pfeifer and András Zlinszky (Eds), 24-25 Sept, Vienna, Austria.  [Download pdf

 

 

Bertzky, B. (2015) The Digital Observatory for Protected Areas (DOPA): Supporting decision making, planning and reporting on protected areas.  Presented at the GIZ / KfW / BfN Workshop “Protected Area Management and Governance: Linking Policy and Practice”, August 9-14, 2015, Isle of Vilm, Germany. 

 

 

Bastin, L., G. Dubois, J. Martínez-López, A. Cottam, W. Temperley, B. Bertzky, M. Graziano (2015) DOPA Explorer 1.0: A web based tool for assessing protected areas at the global scale. Presented at the 3rd Conference on “Spatial Ecology and Conservation” (SEC3), July 13-15, 2015, Bristol, UK. [Download pdf]

 

 

Den Braber, B., L. Battistella, B. Bertzky, G. Dubois (2015) Mapping biodiversity conservation projects: Who is doing what where? Presented at the 3rd Conference on “Spatial Ecology and Conservation” (SEC3), July 13-15, 2015, Bristol, UK. [Download pdf]

 

 

Peedell, S., G. Dubois, A. Cottam, M. Schulz (2012). Last chance to see? – what is the role of SDI’s in the race to halt biodiversity loss? In: "Global Geospatial Conference 2012 - Spatially Enabling Government, Industry and Citizens", May 14-17, 2012, Québec City, Canada. [Download pdf]

 

 

Dubois, G., M. Clerici, J.F. Pekel, A. Brink, I. Palumbo, D. Gross, S. Peedell, D. Simonetti, M. Punga (2011). On the contribution of remote sensing to DOPA, a Digital Observatory for Protected Areas. In: "Proceedings of the 34th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment", April 10-15, 2011, Sydney, Australia [Download pdf]

 

 

Pearlman, J., Craglia, M., Bertrand, F., Nativi, S., Gaigalas, G., Dubois. G., Niemeyer, S., Fritz., S. (2011) EuroGEOSS: an interdisciplinary approach to research and applications for forestry, biodiversity and drought. In: "Proceedings of the 34th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment", April 10-15, 2011, Sydney, Australia [Download pdf]

 

 

 

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