Category Archives: Publications

CASIOPA begins a new series on Exploring Ontario’s Provincial Parks & Protected Areas!

CASIOPA begins a new series on Exploring Ontario’s Provincial Parks & Protected Areas! OMNRF’s Bill Crins retired on 2015 after many years of excellent work related to Ontario’s Parks and Protected Areas.  Bill and I (Steve Murphy) have had discussions and we think we’ve visited every designated provincial park in Ontario – many before they [...]
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2015 Announcement of CCEA Stan Rowe Home Place Graduate Award

The Canadian Council on Ecological Areas (CCEA) is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for the 2015 Stan Rowe Home Place Graduate Award. APPLICATION DEADLINE: MARCH 6, 2015 The Award is: One cash award of $2,000; Available to Master’s students in their first two years of study and engaged in research related to CCEA’s Mission and/or [...]
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2012 CASIOPA: A Year Focused on Research

2012 focused more on CASIOPA facilitated research than meetings.  It was one of the few years that the partners elected to eschew an AGM in favour of allocating our budget to research.  In 2012, CASIOPA accomplished the following: A Parks Canada study that examined human behavour towards snakes as part of the larger agenda on [...]
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2010 CASIOPA Workshop on Economic Valuation of Protected Areas

CASIOPA Workshop on Economic Valuation of Protected Areas Friday March 26 2010 at OMNR HQ in Peterborough ON Following up from the 2009 CASIOPA webinar on general Human Dimensions, this workshop focused on the various techniques that have been used to yield economic valuations for natural or protected areas.  Will WIstowsky of OMNR was the [...]
Also posted in Planning, Publications from Partnerships, Recreation and Human Dimension, Social Science, Social and Economic Benefits, State of the Art Workshop Publications, Workshops |

2010 CASIOPA Workshop on Habitat Suitability Modelling

2010 CASIOPA Workshop: Habitat Suitability Modelling University of Waterloo & Via WebEx. February 18, 2010. The report is here: 2010 hsm report Habitat Suitability Modelling includes a wide-ranging suite of computational spatially implicit or explicit approaches designed for conservation.  In this Workshop, participants received an overview of the potential and pitfalls of modelling habitat for [...]
Also posted in Announcements, Conservation, Disturbance, Ecological Integrity, Ecosystems Research, Fisheries / Fish, Forest and Wildlife, Herptiles, Land Use, Landscape, Management, Monitoring, Northern Parks, Publications from Partnerships, Research & Analysis, Restoration, Species and Ecosystems at Risk, State of the Art Workshop Publications, Workshops |

2008 + 2007 Combined PRFO Proceedings | 2007 (Parks and Protected Areas in Urban and Highly Settled Regions) + 2008 (Invasive and Hyper-Abundant Species)

Currently in production, available soon.
Also posted in Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings |

2006 PRFO Proceedings | Transboundary Protected Areas: Research and Planning

Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meeting | Brock University, April 2006
Also posted in Assessment, Policy, Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings, Research & Analysis, Transboundary, Urban to Rural to Hinterland | Tagged |

2006 State of the Art Workshop on Top-Down vs. Bottom Up: Working Towards Consensus on Systematic Protected Areas Planning in Ontario

Summary of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario | State of the Art Protected Areas Design Workshop | Guelph, Ontario, March 9-10 2006
Also posted in State of the Art Workshop Publications, Top Down vs Bottom Up |

2005 State of the Art Workshop on Monitoring in Ontario’s Parks and Protected Areas

Ontario Parks – Parks Canada Monitoring Workshop | Waterfront Holiday Inn, Peterborough, Ontario, January 11-13, 2005
Also posted in Monitoring, State of the Art Workshop Publications |

2005 PRFO Proceedings | Protected Areas and Species and Ecosystems at Risk: Research and Planning Challenges

Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) and Carolinian Canada Coalition (CCC) Annual General Meeting | University of Guelph, May 5-7, 2005
Also posted in Carolinian Canada, Fisheries / Fish, Herptiles, Management, Monitoring, Planning, Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings, Species and Ecosystems at Risk |

2004 State of the Art Workshop on Climate Change and Ontario’s Parks

Workshop on Climate Change and Ontario’s Parks
Also posted in Climate Change, State of the Art Workshop Publications |

2004 PRFO Proceedings | Planning Northern Parks and Protected Areas

Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual Meeting | Lakehead University, May 4-6, 2004
Also posted in Assessment, Climate Change, Conservation, Disturbance, Monitoring, Northern Parks, Planning, Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings, Recreation and Human Dimension, Social and Economic Benefits |

2003 PRFO Proceedings | Protected Areas and Watershed Management

Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meeting | University of Western Ontario, May 8-10, 2003
Also posted in Ecological Integrity, Fire, Management, Monitoring, Planning, Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings, Recreation and Human Dimension, Restoration, Stewardship | Tagged , |

2003 – PRFO Workshop on Social Science and Protected Areas

Proceedings of a Symposium held at the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre, March 26-27, 2003
Also posted in Algonquin Provincial Park, Publications from Partnerships, Social Science |

2002 PRFO Proceedings | Protected Areas and Heritage Coastal Ecosystems

Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual Meeting | Ridgetown College, April 25-27, 2002
Also posted in Business, Coastal Ecosystems, Human Ecology, Landscape, Management, Planning, Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings | Tagged , , , , , |

2001 PRFO Workshop on Fisheries Research in Algonquin Park

Abstracts of a Symposium held at the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre, Dec 12-13, 2001
Also posted in Algonquin Provincial Park, Fisheries / Fish, Publications from Partnerships |

2001 PRFO Proceedings | Protected Areas and Ecological Integrity

Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual Meeting | Black Creek Pioneer village, May 9-10, 2001
Also posted in Ecological Integrity, Ecosystems Research, Fire, Land Use, Landscape, Monitoring, Planning, Policy, Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings, Recreation and Human Dimension |

2000 PRFO Meeting on Forest/Wildlife Research in Algonquin Park

Abstracts of a Symposium held at the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre, Dec 13-14, 2000
Also posted in Algonquin Provincial Park, Forest and Wildlife, Publications from Partnerships |

2000 PRFO/SAMPAA Proceedings | Managing Protected Areas in a Changing World

We don’t own the copyright to these proceedings; those rested with Science and Management of Protected Areas Association (SAMPAA) via Acadia University.  Their former website (sampaa [dot] org) has lapsed. However, the authors of some of the papers have them archived on their sites: Hynes et al (via) York U & Dawn Bazely Wilkinson & [...]
Also posted in Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings |

1999 PRFO Proceedings | Parks and Protected Areas in Southern Ontario

Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meeting | Guelph, Ontario, April 22 - 23, 1999
Also posted in Proceedings of the Parks Research Forum of Ontario (PRFO) Annual General Meetings, Southern Ontario |
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