Dr Louisa Evans
Senior Lecturer in Human Geography

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Key publications



Evans LS, Cohen PJ, Case P, Hicks CC, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (In Press). The Landscape of Leadership in Environmental Governance. Human Ecology Full text.
Evans LS, Cohen PJ, Case P, Hicks CC, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (2017). The Landscape of Leadership in Environmental Governance: a Case Study from Solomon Islands. Human Ecology, 45(3), 357-365. Abstract. DOI.
Eriksson H, Adhuri DS, Adrianto L, Andrew NL, Apriliani T, Daw T, Evans L, Garces L, Kamanyi E, Mwaipopo R, et al (2016). An ecosystem approach to small-scale fisheries through participatory diagnosis in four tropical countries. Global Environmental Change, 36, 56-66. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Evans LS, Hicks CC, Adger WN, Barnett J, Perry AL, Fidelman P, Tobin R (2016). Structural and Psycho-Social Limits to Climate Change Adaptation in the Great Barrier Reef Region. PLoS One, 11(3). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Cox M, Villamayor-Tomas S, Epstein G, Evans L, Ban NC, Fleischman F, Nenadovic M, Garcia-Lopez G (2016). Synthesizing theories of natural resource management and governance. Global Environmental Change, 39, 45-56. Abstract. DOI.
Evans LS, Hicks CC, Cohen PJ, Case P, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (2015). Understanding leadership in the environmental sciences. Ecology and Society, 20(1). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.

Publications by category


Journal articles

Evans L, Ban NC, Davies TE (In Press). Social and ecological effectiveness of large marine protected areas. Global Environmental Change Full text.
Evans LS, Cohen PJ, Case P, Hicks CC, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (In Press). The Landscape of Leadership in Environmental Governance. Human Ecology Full text.
Pratchett MS, Cameron DS, Donelson J, Evans L, Frisch AJ, Hobday AJ, Hoey AS, Marshall NA, Messmer V, Munday PL, et al (2017). Effects of climate change on coral grouper (Plectropomus spp.) and possible adaptation options. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 27(2), 297-316. Abstract. DOI.
Coulthard S, Evans L, Turner R, Mills D, Foale S, Abernethy K, Hicks C, Monnereau I (2017). Exploring 'islandness' and the impacts of nature conservation through the lens of wellbeing. Environmental Conservation, 44(3), 298-309. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Evans LS, Cohen PJ, Case P, Hicks CC, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (2017). The Landscape of Leadership in Environmental Governance: a Case Study from Solomon Islands. Human Ecology, 45(3), 357-365. Abstract. DOI.
Cinner JE, Pratchett MS, Graham NAJ, Messmer V, Fuentes MMPB, Ainsworth T, Ban N, Bay LK, Blythe J, Dissard D, et al (2016). A framework for understanding climate change impacts on coral reef social–ecological systems. Regional Environmental Change, 16(4), 1133-1146. Abstract. DOI.
Eriksson H, Adhuri DS, Adrianto L, Andrew NL, Apriliani T, Daw T, Evans L, Garces L, Kamanyi E, Mwaipopo R, et al (2016). An ecosystem approach to small-scale fisheries through participatory diagnosis in four tropical countries. Global Environmental Change, 36, 56-66. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Kim MK, Evans L, Scherl LM, Marsh H (2016). Applying Governance Principles to Systematic Conservation Decision-Making in Queensland. Environmental Policy and Governance, 26(6), 452-467. Abstract. DOI.
Frisch AJ, Cameron DS, Pratchett MS, Williamson DH, Williams AJ, Reynolds AD, Hoey AS, Rizzari JR, Evans L, Kerrigan B, et al (2016). Erratum to: Key aspects of the biology, fisheries and management of Coral grouper (Rev Fish Biol Fisheries, 10.1007/s11160-016-9427-0). Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 26(3). Abstract. DOI.
Frisch AJ, Cameron DS, Pratchett MS, Williamson DH, Williams AJ, Reynolds AD, Hoey AS, Rizzari JR, Evans L, Kerrigan B, et al (2016). Key aspects of the biology, fisheries and management of Coral grouper. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 26(3), 303-325. Abstract. DOI.
Evans LS, Hicks CC, Adger WN, Barnett J, Perry AL, Fidelman P, Tobin R (2016). Structural and Psycho-Social Limits to Climate Change Adaptation in the Great Barrier Reef Region. PLoS One, 11(3). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Cox M, Villamayor-Tomas S, Epstein G, Evans L, Ban NC, Fleischman F, Nenadovic M, Garcia-Lopez G (2016). Synthesizing theories of natural resource management and governance. Global Environmental Change, 39, 45-56. Abstract. DOI.
Barnett J, Evans LS, Gross C, Kiem AS, Kingsford RT, Palutikof JP, Pickering CM, Smithers SG (2015). From barriers to limits to climate change adaptation: path dependency and the speed of change. Ecology and Society: a journal of integrative science for resilience and sustainability, 20(3). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Ban NC, Evans LS, Nenadovic M, Schoon M (2015). Interplay of multiple goods, ecosystem services, and property rights in large social-ecological marine protected areas. Ecology and Society, 20(4). Abstract. DOI.
Evans L, Case P, Fabinyi M, Cohen PJ, Hicks CC, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (2015). Rethinking environmental leadership: the social construction of leaders and leadership in discourses of ecological crisis, development, and conservation. Leadership Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Evans LS, Hicks CC, Cohen PJ, Case P, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (2015). Understanding leadership in the environmental sciences. Ecology and Society, 20(1). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Fidelman P, Evans LS, Foale S, Weible C, von Heland F, Elgin D (2014). Coalition cohesion for regional marine governance: a stakeholder analysis of the Coral Triangle Initiative. Ocean and Coastal Management, 95, 117-128. Abstract. DOI.
Fleischman FD, Ban NC, Evans LS, Epstein G, Villamayor-Tomas S, Garcia-Lopez G (2014). Governing large-scale social-ecological systems: Lessons from five cases. International Journal of the Commons, 8(2), 428-456. Abstract.  Author URL.
Evans LS, Ban NC, Schoon M, Nenadovic M (2014). Keeping the ‘Great’ in the Great Barrier Reef: Large-scale governance of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. International Journal of the Commons, 8(2), 396-427. Abstract.  Author URL.
Fabinyi M, Evans L, Foale S (2014). Social-ecological systems, social diversity, and power: insights from anthropology and political ecology. Ecology and Society, 19(4). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Cvitanovic C, Wilson SK, Fulton CJ, Almany GR, Anderson P, Babcock RC, Ban NC, Beeden RJ, Beger M, Cinner J, et al (2013). Critical research needs for managing coral reef marine protected areas: Perspectives of academics and managers. Journal of Environmental Management, 114, 84-91. Abstract. DOI.
Foale S, Adhuri D, Aliño P, Allison EH, Andrew N, Cohen P, Evans L, Fabinyi M, Fidelman P, Gregory C, et al (2013). Food security and the Coral Triangle Initiative. Marine Policy, 38, 174-183. Abstract. DOI.
Evans LS, Hicks CC, Fidelman P, Tobin RC, Perry AL (2013). Future Scenarios as a Research Tool: Investigating Climate Change Impacts, Adaptation Options and Outcomes for the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Human Ecology, 41(6), 841-857. Abstract.  Author URL.
Foale S, Adhuri D, Aliño P, Allison EH, Andrew N, Cohen P, Evans L, Fabinyi M, Fidelman P, Gregory C, et al (2012). Food security and the Coral Triangle Initiative. Marine Policy
Fidelman P, Evans L, Fabinyi M, Foale S, Cinner J, Rosen F (2012). Governing large-scale marine commons: Contextual challenges in the Coral Triangle. Marine Policy, 36(1), 42-53. Abstract. DOI.
Evans L, Cherrett N, Pemsl D (2011). Assessing the impact of fisheries co-management interventions in developing countries: a meta-analysis. J Environ Manage, 92(8), 1938-1949. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Evans LS, Brown K, Allison EH (2011). Factors influencing adaptive marine governance in a developing country context: a case study of Southern Kenya. Ecology and Society, 16(2). Abstract.
Evans LS (2010). Ecological knowledge interactions in marine governance in Kenya. Ocean and Coastal Management, 53(4), 180-191. Abstract. DOI.
Evans LS (2009). Understanding divergent perspectives in marine governance in Kenya. Marine Policy, 33(5), 784-793. Abstract. DOI.

Reports

Butler C, Walker-Springett K, Adger WN, Evans L, O'Neill S (2016). Social and Political Dynamics of Flood Risk, Recovery and Response.A Report of the Findings of the Winter Floods Project. Exeter, University of Exeter. Full text.

Publications by year



In Press

Evans L, Ban NC, Davies TE (In Press). Social and ecological effectiveness of large marine protected areas. Global Environmental Change Full text.
Evans LS, Cohen PJ, Case P, Hicks CC, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (In Press). The Landscape of Leadership in Environmental Governance. Human Ecology Full text.

2017

Pratchett MS, Cameron DS, Donelson J, Evans L, Frisch AJ, Hobday AJ, Hoey AS, Marshall NA, Messmer V, Munday PL, et al (2017). Effects of climate change on coral grouper (Plectropomus spp.) and possible adaptation options. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 27(2), 297-316. Abstract. DOI.
Coulthard S, Evans L, Turner R, Mills D, Foale S, Abernethy K, Hicks C, Monnereau I (2017). Exploring 'islandness' and the impacts of nature conservation through the lens of wellbeing. Environmental Conservation, 44(3), 298-309. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Evans LS, Cohen PJ, Case P, Hicks CC, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (2017). The Landscape of Leadership in Environmental Governance: a Case Study from Solomon Islands. Human Ecology, 45(3), 357-365. Abstract. DOI.

2016

Cinner JE, Pratchett MS, Graham NAJ, Messmer V, Fuentes MMPB, Ainsworth T, Ban N, Bay LK, Blythe J, Dissard D, et al (2016). A framework for understanding climate change impacts on coral reef social–ecological systems. Regional Environmental Change, 16(4), 1133-1146. Abstract. DOI.
Eriksson H, Adhuri DS, Adrianto L, Andrew NL, Apriliani T, Daw T, Evans L, Garces L, Kamanyi E, Mwaipopo R, et al (2016). An ecosystem approach to small-scale fisheries through participatory diagnosis in four tropical countries. Global Environmental Change, 36, 56-66. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Kim MK, Evans L, Scherl LM, Marsh H (2016). Applying Governance Principles to Systematic Conservation Decision-Making in Queensland. Environmental Policy and Governance, 26(6), 452-467. Abstract. DOI.
Frisch AJ, Cameron DS, Pratchett MS, Williamson DH, Williams AJ, Reynolds AD, Hoey AS, Rizzari JR, Evans L, Kerrigan B, et al (2016). Erratum to: Key aspects of the biology, fisheries and management of Coral grouper (Rev Fish Biol Fisheries, 10.1007/s11160-016-9427-0). Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 26(3). Abstract. DOI.
Frisch AJ, Cameron DS, Pratchett MS, Williamson DH, Williams AJ, Reynolds AD, Hoey AS, Rizzari JR, Evans L, Kerrigan B, et al (2016). Key aspects of the biology, fisheries and management of Coral grouper. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 26(3), 303-325. Abstract. DOI.
Butler C, Walker-Springett K, Adger WN, Evans L, O'Neill S (2016). Social and Political Dynamics of Flood Risk, Recovery and Response.A Report of the Findings of the Winter Floods Project. Exeter, University of Exeter. Full text.
Evans LS, Hicks CC, Adger WN, Barnett J, Perry AL, Fidelman P, Tobin R (2016). Structural and Psycho-Social Limits to Climate Change Adaptation in the Great Barrier Reef Region. PLoS One, 11(3). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Cox M, Villamayor-Tomas S, Epstein G, Evans L, Ban NC, Fleischman F, Nenadovic M, Garcia-Lopez G (2016). Synthesizing theories of natural resource management and governance. Global Environmental Change, 39, 45-56. Abstract. DOI.

2015

Barnett J, Evans LS, Gross C, Kiem AS, Kingsford RT, Palutikof JP, Pickering CM, Smithers SG (2015). From barriers to limits to climate change adaptation: path dependency and the speed of change. Ecology and Society: a journal of integrative science for resilience and sustainability, 20(3). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.
Ban NC, Evans LS, Nenadovic M, Schoon M (2015). Interplay of multiple goods, ecosystem services, and property rights in large social-ecological marine protected areas. Ecology and Society, 20(4). Abstract. DOI.
Evans L, Case P, Fabinyi M, Cohen PJ, Hicks CC, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (2015). Rethinking environmental leadership: the social construction of leaders and leadership in discourses of ecological crisis, development, and conservation. Leadership Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Evans LS, Hicks CC, Cohen PJ, Case P, Prideaux M, Mills DJ (2015). Understanding leadership in the environmental sciences. Ecology and Society, 20(1). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.

2014

Fidelman P, Evans LS, Foale S, Weible C, von Heland F, Elgin D (2014). Coalition cohesion for regional marine governance: a stakeholder analysis of the Coral Triangle Initiative. Ocean and Coastal Management, 95, 117-128. Abstract. DOI.
Fleischman FD, Ban NC, Evans LS, Epstein G, Villamayor-Tomas S, Garcia-Lopez G (2014). Governing large-scale social-ecological systems: Lessons from five cases. International Journal of the Commons, 8(2), 428-456. Abstract.  Author URL.
Evans LS, Ban NC, Schoon M, Nenadovic M (2014). Keeping the ‘Great’ in the Great Barrier Reef: Large-scale governance of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. International Journal of the Commons, 8(2), 396-427. Abstract.  Author URL.
Fabinyi M, Evans L, Foale S (2014). Social-ecological systems, social diversity, and power: insights from anthropology and political ecology. Ecology and Society, 19(4). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text.

2013

Cvitanovic C, Wilson SK, Fulton CJ, Almany GR, Anderson P, Babcock RC, Ban NC, Beeden RJ, Beger M, Cinner J, et al (2013). Critical research needs for managing coral reef marine protected areas: Perspectives of academics and managers. Journal of Environmental Management, 114, 84-91. Abstract. DOI.
Foale S, Adhuri D, Aliño P, Allison EH, Andrew N, Cohen P, Evans L, Fabinyi M, Fidelman P, Gregory C, et al (2013). Food security and the Coral Triangle Initiative. Marine Policy, 38, 174-183. Abstract. DOI.
Evans LS, Hicks CC, Fidelman P, Tobin RC, Perry AL (2013). Future Scenarios as a Research Tool: Investigating Climate Change Impacts, Adaptation Options and Outcomes for the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Human Ecology, 41(6), 841-857. Abstract.  Author URL.

2012

Foale S, Adhuri D, Aliño P, Allison EH, Andrew N, Cohen P, Evans L, Fabinyi M, Fidelman P, Gregory C, et al (2012). Food security and the Coral Triangle Initiative. Marine Policy
Fidelman P, Evans L, Fabinyi M, Foale S, Cinner J, Rosen F (2012). Governing large-scale marine commons: Contextual challenges in the Coral Triangle. Marine Policy, 36(1), 42-53. Abstract. DOI.

2011

Evans L, Cherrett N, Pemsl D (2011). Assessing the impact of fisheries co-management interventions in developing countries: a meta-analysis. J Environ Manage, 92(8), 1938-1949. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Evans LS, Brown K, Allison EH (2011). Factors influencing adaptive marine governance in a developing country context: a case study of Southern Kenya. Ecology and Society, 16(2). Abstract.

2010

Evans LS (2010). Ecological knowledge interactions in marine governance in Kenya. Ocean and Coastal Management, 53(4), 180-191. Abstract. DOI.

2009

Evans LS (2009). Understanding divergent perspectives in marine governance in Kenya. Marine Policy, 33(5), 784-793. Abstract. DOI.