Publications

Qin, S., R.E. Golden Kroner, C. Cook, A.T. Tesfaw, R. Braybrook, Rowan, C.M. Rodriguez, C. Poelking, M.B. Mascia. 2019. Protected area downgrading, downsizing, and degazettement as a threat to iconic protected areas. Conservation Biology. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/cobi.13365

Golden Kroner, R.E., Qin, S., Cook, C., Pack, S., Krithivasan, R., Bonilla, O.D., Cort-Kansinally, K.A., Coutinho, B., Feng, M., Martinez Garcia, M.I., He, Y., Kennedy, C., Lebreton, C., Ledezma, J.C., Lovejoy, T.E., Luther, D., Parmanand, Y., Ruíz-Agudelo, C., Yerena, E., Zambrano, V.M., and Mascia, M.B. 2019. The uncertain future of protected lands and waters. Science. https://science.sciencemag.org/content/364/6443/881 

Qin, S., R.E. Golden Kroner, C. Cook, A.T. Tesfaw, R. Braybrook, Rowan, C.M. Rodriguez, C. Poelking, M.B. Mascia. 2018. Legal changes threaten iconic protected areas. CI Working Paper #2. Arlington, VA: Conservation International. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1469059. https://zenodo.org/record/1469059

Tesfaw, A. T., Pfaff, A., Kroner, R. E. G., Qin, S., Medeiros, R., & Mascia, M. B. (2018). Land-use and land-cover change shape the sustainability and impacts of protected areas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201716462. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1716462115

Cook, C. N., Valkan, R. S., Mascia, M. B., & McGeoch, M. A. (2017). Quantifying the extent of protected-area downgrading, downsizing, and degazettement in Australia. Conservation Biology, 31(5), 1039–1052. https://doi.org/10.1111/cobi.12904

Pack, S. M., Ferreira, M. N., Krithivasan, R., Murrow, J., Bernard, E., & Mascia, M. B. (2016). Protected area downgrading, downsizing, and degazettement (PADDD) in the Amazon. Biological Conservation, 197, 32–39. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2016.02.004

Golden Kroner, R. E., Krithivasan, R., & Mascia, M. B. (2016). Effects of protected area downsizing on habitat fragmentation in Yosemite National Park (USA), 1864 - 2014. Ecology and Society, 21(3). https://doi.org/10.5751/ES-08679-210322

Symes, W. S., Rao, M., Mascia, M. B., & Carrasco, L. R. (2016). Why do we lose protected areas? Factors influencing protected area downgrading, downsizing and degazettement in the tropics and subtropics. Global Change Biology, 22(2), 656–665. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13089

Forrest, J. L., Mascia, M. B., Pailler, S., Abidin, S. Z., Araujo, M. D., Krithivasan, R., & Riveros, J. C. (2015). Tropical Deforestation and Carbon Emissions from Protected Area Downgrading, Downsizing, and Degazettement (PADDD). Conservation Letters, 8(3), 153–161. https://doi.org/10.1111/conl.12144

Mascia, M. B., Pailler, S., Krithivasan, R., Roshchanka, V., Burns, D., Mlotha, M. J., Murray, D. R., & Peng, N. (2014). Protected area downgrading, downsizing, and degazettement (PADDD) in Africa, Asia, and Latin America and the Caribbean, 1900–2010. Biological Conservation, 169, 355–361. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2013.11.021

Mascia, M.B., Pailler, S., & Krithivasan, R. (2012). PADDDtracker.org Technical Guide (Version 1). World Wildlife Fund, https://resilienceatlas.s3.amazonaws.com/PADDD/Mascia%20et%20al%202012%20PADDD%20Technical%20Guide.pdf

Mascia, M. B., & Pailler, S. (2011). Protected area downgrading, downsizing, and degazettement (PADDD) and its conservation implications. Conservation Letters, 4(1), 9–20. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1755-263X.2010.00147.x