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Journal articles

Lambin, E.F., Gibbs, H., Heilmayr, R., Carlson, K.M., Fleck, L., Garrett, R., le Polain de Waroux, Y., McDermott, C., McLaughlin, D., Newton, P., Nolte, C., Pacheco, P., Rausch, L., Streck, C., Thorlakson, T., Walker, N. In press. The role of supply‐chain initiatives in achieving zero deforestation. Nature Climate Change.

Cohn, A., Newton, P., Gil, J., Kuhl, L., Samberg, L., Ricciardi, V., Manly, J., Northrop, S. 2017. Smallholder agriculture and climate change. Annual Reviews of Environment and Resources. DOI: 10.1146/annurev-environ-102016-060946

Bogaerts, M., Cirhigiri, L., Robinson, I., Rodkin, M., Hajjar, R., Costa Junior, C., Newton, P. 2017. Climate change mitigation through intensified pasture management: Estimating greenhouse gas emissions on cattle farms in the Brazilian Amazon. Journal of Cleaner Production DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.06.130

Gil, J., Cohn, A., Duncan, J., Newton, P., Vermeulen, S. 2017. The resilience of integrated agricultural systems to climate change. WIRES Climate Change DOI: 10.1002/wcc.461

Jung, S., Rasmussen, L.V., Watkins, C., Newton, P., Agrawal, A. 2017. Brazil’s national environmental registry of rural properties: Implications for livelihoods. Ecological Economics 136: 53-61

Newton, P., Gomez, A.E.A., Jung, S., Kelly, T., Mendes, T.d.A., Rasmussen, L.V., dos Reis, J.C., Rodrigues, R.d.A.R, Tipper, R., van der Horst, D., Watkins, C. 2016. Overcoming barriers to low carbon agriculture and forest restoration in Brazil: the Rural Sustentável project. World Development Perspectives 4: 5-7

Newton, P., Miller, D., Byenkya, M.A.A., Agrawal, A. 2016. Who are forest dependent people? A taxonomy to guide livelihood and land use decision-making in forested regions. Land Use Policy 57: 388-395

Newton, P., Oldekop, J., Karna, B.K., Brodnig, G. Agrawal, A. 2016. Carbon, biodiversity, and livelihoods in forest commons: social capital, trade-offs, and lessons for REDD+. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/4/044017

Hajjar, R., Oldekop, J., Cronkleton, P., Etue, E., Newton, P., Russel, A., Tjajadi, J., Zhou, W., Agrawal, A. 2016. The data not collected on community forestry. Conservation Biology DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12732

Newton, P., Alves-Pinto, H.N., Pinto, L.F.G. 2015. Certification, forest conservation, and cattle: theories and evidence of change in Brazil. Conservation Letters 8: 206-213

Newton, P., Schaap, B., Fournier, M., Cornwall, M., Rosenbach, D.W., DeBoer, J., Whittemore, J., Stock, R., Yoders, M., Brodnig, G., Agrawal, A. 2015. Community forest management and REDD+. Forest Policy and Economics 56: 27-37

Alves-Pinto H.N., Newton P., Pinto L.F.G. 2015. Reducing deforestation and enhancing sustainability in commodity supply chains: interactions between governance interventions and cattle certification in Brazil. Tropical Conservation Science 8: 1053-1079

Milder, J.C., Arbuthnot, M., Blackman, A., Brooks, S., Giovannucci, D., Gross, L.H., Kennedy, E.T., Komives, K., Lambin, E.F., Lee, A., Meyer, D., Newton, P., Phalan, B., Schroth, G., Semroc, B., van Rokxoort, H., Zrust, M. 2015. An agenda for assessing and improving conservation impacts of sustainability standards in tropical agriculture. Conservation Biology 29: 309-320

Winters, P., Kuo, H., Niljinda, C., Chen, B., Alves-Pinto, H.N., Ongun, M., Daryanto, S., Newton, P. 2015. Voluntary certification design choices influence producer participation, stakeholder acceptance, and environmental sustainability in commodity agriculture sectors in tropical landscapes. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 34: 581–604

Vargas, F.S., Almeida, P.D.O., Aranha, E.S.P., Boleti, A.P.A., Newton, P., Vasconcellos, M.C., Veiga-Junior, V.F., Lima, E.S. 2015. Biological activities and cytotoxicity of diterpenes from Copaifera spp. oleoresins. Molecules 20: 6194-6210

Newton, P., Agrawal, A., Wollenberg, E. 2013. Enhancing the sustainability of commodity supply chains in tropical forest and agricultural landscapes. Global Environmental Change 23: 1761-1772

Newton, P., Endo. W., Peres, C.A. 2012. Determinants of livelihood strategy variation in two extractive reserves in Amazonian flooded and unflooded forest. Environmental Conservation 39: 97-110

Newton, P., Nichols, E.S., Endo, W., Peres, C.A. 2012. Consequences of actor level livelihood heterogeneity for additionality in a tropical forest payment for environmental services programme with an undifferentiated reward structure. Global Environmental Change 22: 127-136

Newton, P., Peres, C.A., Desmoulière, S.J.M., Watkinson, A.R. 2012. Cross-scale variation in the density and spatial distribution of an Amazonian non-timber forest resource. Forest Ecology and Management 276: 41-51

Newton, P., Watkinson, A.R., Peres, C.A. 2012. Spatial, temporal and economic constraints to the commercial extraction of a non-timber forest product: copaíba (Copaifera spp.) oleoresin in Amazonian extractive reserves. Economic Botany 66: 165-177

Newton, P., Watkinson, A.R., Peres, C.A. 2011. Determinants of yield in a non-timber forest product: Copaifera oleoresin in Amazonian extractive reserves. Forest Ecology and Management 261: 255-264

Newton, P., Nguyen V.T., Roberton, S., Bell, D. 2008. Pangolins in peril: using hunters’ knowledge to conserve elusive species in Vietnam. Endangered Species Research 6: 41-53

Working papers

Bogaerts, M., Cirhigiri, L., Robinson, I., Rodkin, M., Hajjar, R., Costa Junior, C., Newton, P. 2016. Climate change mitigation through intensified pasture management: Estimating greenhouse gas emissions on cattle farms in the Brazilian Amazon. CCAFS Working Paper no. 188. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Copenhagen, Denmark.

Pinto, L.F.G., Hajjar, R., Newton, P., Agrawal, A., Adshead, D., Bini, D., Bogaerts, M., Cirhigiri, L., Maguire-Rajpaul, V.A., González-Chaves, A., McDermott, C., Milder, J., Pinho, P., Robinson, I., Rodkin, M., Wollenberg, E. 2016. Transitioning to more sustainable, low-emissions agriculture in Brazil. CCAFS Info Note. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Copenhagen, Denmark. www.ccafs.cgiar.org

Newton, P., Oldekop, J., Agrawal, A., Cronkleton, P., Etue, E., Russell, A., Tjajadi, J.S., Zhou, W. 2015. What are the biophysical, institutional, and socio-economic contextual factors associated with improved livelihood and environmental outcomes in forests managed by communities? A systematic review protocol. Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) Working Paper No. 172.

Winters, P., Kuo, H., Niljinda, C., Chen, B., Ongun, M., Alves-Pinto, H.N., Daryanto, S., Newton, P., 2015. Designing for value: Structuring voluntary certification programs to increase stakeholder acceptance. CCAFS Working Paper No. 141. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Copenhagen, Denmark. www.ccafs.cgiar.org

Simonet, G. Karsenty, A., de Perthuis, C., Newton, P., Schaap, B. 2014. REDD+ projects in 2014: an overview based on a new database and typology. Les Cahiers de la Chaire Economie du Climat. Information and debates series. No. 32. Paris.

Newton, P., Fournier, M., Cornwall, M., DeBoer, J., Rosenbach, D.W., Schaap, B., Stock, R., Whittemore, J., Yoders, M., Brodnig, G., Agrawal, A. 2014. Community forest management and REDD+. World Bank, Washington, D.C.

Alves-Pinto H.N., Newton P., Pinto L.F.G. 2013. Certifying sustainability: opportunities and challenges for the cattle supply chain in Brazil. CCAFS Working Paper No. 57. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Copenhagen, Denmark. www.ccafs.cgiar.org

Newton, P., Agrawal, A., Wollenberg, E. 2013. Interventions for achieving sustainability in tropical forest and agricultural landscapes. CAPRi-CCAFS Working Paper 110. www.capri.cgiar.org

Book reviews

Newton, P. 2014. Energy: Overdevelopment and the Delusion of Endless Growth, Tom Butler and George Wuerthner. Foundation for Deep Ecology in collaboration with Watershed Media and the Post Carbon Institute (2012).ix + 277 pp. $32.50, ISBN-13: 978-0970950086 (hardcover). Biological Conservation 172: 214

Datasets

Ostrom, E., Huntington, H., Andersson, K., Banana, A., Castallenos, E., Chhatre, A., England, J., Ghate, R., Gombya-Ssembajjwe, W., Karna, B., Leon, R., Liang., W., Marquez, L., Mereno, L., Newton, P., Persha, L., Tatomir, J., Salk, C., Tucker, C., Agrawal, A. 2016. IFRI dataset, Online version. 1st edition. Available at: http://ifri.snre.umich.edu/ifri_db/

Educational materials

Newton, P. 2017. Using Experiential Learning to Enhance Student Engagement. In: Making Teaching and Learning Visible: Course Portfolios. Faculty Teaching Excellence Program. University of Colorado Boulder. Available at: http://www.colorado.edu/ftep/2017/06/26/using-experiential-learning-enhance-student-engagement

Newton, P., Cohn, A.S. 2015. Multi-‘steak’holder sustainability: reduced deforestation and the cattle agreement in Brazil. A case-study for teaching. Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC), Annapolis, Maryland. Available at: https://www.sesync.org/for-you/educator/case-study-collection.

Other publications

Duckworth, J.W., Anak Pattanavibool, Newton, P., Nguyen Van Nhuan. 2008. Manis javanica. In: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.

Duckworth, J.W., Steinmitz, R., Anak Pattanavibool, Than Zaw, Do Tuoc, Newton, P. 2008. Manis pentadactyla. In: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.

Nguyen, V. T., Newton, P., Roberton, S., Bell, D, Clark, V. L. 2008. Tapping into local knowledge to help conserve pangolins in Vietnam. Proceedings of the workshop on trade and conservation of pangolins native to South and Southeast Asia: 163