How are our protected areas doing? management effectiveness of three protected areas in Ghana
Allotey J. 2007. Status of biodiversity and impact assessment in Ghana. Biodiversity and IA. Doc/ED’sDoc/26/04/2007.
Aryeetey E, Carret J, Penrose JP. 2005. Ghana: Natural resources management and growth sustainability draft. Economic sector work, World Bank.
Bruner AG, Gullison RE, Rice RE, da Fonseca, GAB. 2001. Effectiveness of parks in protecting tropical biodiversity. Science, 291, 125-127.
Chape S, Harrison J, Spalding M, Lysenko I. 2005. Measuring the extent and effectiveness of protected areas as an indicator for meeting global biodiversity targets. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B, 360, 443– 455.
Ervin J. 2003. Rapid assessment of protected area management effectiveness in four countries. BioScience, 53(9), 833-841.
Earth Trends (2003) Available online at http://earthtrends.wri.org.
Ferraro PJ, Pattanayak SK. 2006. Money for nothing? A call for empirical evaluation of biodiversity conservation investment. PloS Biology, 4 (4), 482-488.
Goodman SP. 2003. Assessing management effectiveness and setting priorities in protected areas in KwaZulu-Natal. BioScience, 53 (9), 843-851.
Hockings M. 2003. Systems for assessing the effectiveness of management in protected areas. BioScience, 53 (9), 823-832.
Lu D, Chou Y, Yuan H. 2005. Paradigm shift in the institutional arrangement of protected areas management in Taiwan: A case study of Wu-Wei-Kang Waterfowl Wildlife Refuge in Ilan, Taiwan. Environmental Science and Policy, 8, 418-430.
Mole National Park Management Plan (MNPMP). 1994. Ghana Wildlife Division (Forestry Commission) Accra, Ghana.
Oteng-Yeboah AA. 1999. Development of a Management Plan for the Densu Delta Ramsar Site for Wildlife Division of Forestry Commission, Ministry of Lands and Forestry, Ghana, GET TF 28619 GH.
Phillips A. 2001. Mining and Protected Areas. Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development No. 62, October, 2001.
Shai Hills Resource Reserve Management Plan (SHRRMP). 1992. Ghana Wildlife Division of the Forestry Commission. Accra, Ghana.
Conservation Success in Protected Areas and Biosphere Reserves (CSPABR). 2006. Discussion Paper 01 of the GoBi Research Group, Berlin, June, 2006.
Struhsaker TT, Struhsaker PJ, Siex KS. 2005. Conserving Africa’s rain forest: problems and possible solutions. Biological Conservation, 123, 45-54.
Wilson K, Pressey RL, Newton A, Burgman M,Possingham H, Weston C. 2005. Measuring and incorporating vulnerability into conservation planning. Environmental Management, 35 (5), 527-543.