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Journal Articles, 1995-2004


This is a list of selected journal articles, book reviews and popular articles. Many of these have links to pdf files. Complete bibliography[pdf]

Heal, G., B. Walker, S. Levin, Kenneth Arrow, P. Dasgupta, G. Daily, P. Ehrlich, K.-G. Maler, N. Kautsky, J. Lubchenco, S. Schneider, and D. Starrett. 2004. Genetic diversity and interdependent crop choices in agriculture. Resource and Energy Economics 26 (2004): 175-184

Ehrlich, P. R. 2004. Values and bioethics (letter). BioScience 54: 484. [pdf]

--. 2004. The tangled skeins of nature and nurture in human evolution. Starker Lectures 2000, Oregon State University, College of Forestry: 4-17

Sapolsky, R., and P. R. Ehrlich. 2003. Appeal of the rare. Discover: 60-63

Liu, J., G. C. Daily, P. R. Ehrlich, and G. W. Luck. 2003. Effects of household dynamics on resource consumption and biodiversity. Nature 421: 530-533. [pdf]

Kinzig, A., D. Starrett, K. Arrow, S. Aniiyar, B. Boliin, P. Dasgupta, P. Ehrlich, C. Folke, M. Hanemann, G. Heal, M. Hoel, A. Jansson, B. Jansson, N. Kautsky, S. Levin, J. Lubchenco, K. Maler, S. Pacala, S. Schneider, D. Siniscalco, and B. Walker. 2003. Coping with uncertainty: A call for a new science-policy forum. AMBIO 32: 330-335

Horner-Devine, M. C., G. C. Daily, P. R. Ehrlich, and C. L. Boggs. 2003. Countryside biogeography of tropical butterflies. Conservation Biology 17: 168-177. [pdf]

Ehrlich, P. R. 2003. Bioethics: Are our priorities right- BioScience 53: 1207-1216. [pdf]

--. 2003. Book Review - The Crowded Greenhouse: Population, Climate Change, and Creating a Sustainable World, by J. Firor and J. Jacobsen, Yale University Press. Ecological Economics 46: 512-513

--. 2003. Get off the train and walk. Conservation Biology 17: 352-353. [pdf]

Ehrlich, P. R. 2003. (Letter) Is the future older, smaller and better?- The New York Times, New York

Ehrlich, P., and M. Feldman. 2003. Genes and cultures: What creates our behavioral phenome- Current Anthropology 44: 87-107. [pdf]

Sekercioglu, C. H., P. R. Ehrlich, G. C. Daily, D. Aygen, D. Goehring, and R. F. Sandi. 2002. Disappearance of insectivorous birds from tropical forest fragments. PNAS 99: 263-267. [pdf]

Ricketts, T. H., G. C. Daily, and P. R. Ehrlich. 2002. Does butterfly diversity predict moth diversitiy- Testing a popular indicator taxon at local scales. Biological Conservation 103: 361-370. [pdf]

McLaughlin, J. F., J. J. Hellmann, C. L. Boggs, and P. R. Ehrlich. 2002. Climate change hastens population extinctions. PNAS 99: 6070-6074. [pdf]

--. 2002. The route to extincton: population dynamics of a threatened butterfly. Oecologia 132: 538-548. [pdf]

Hughes, J. B., G. C. Daily, and P. R. Ehrlich. 2002. Conservation of tropical forest birds in countryside habitats. Ecology Letters 2002: 121-129. [pdf]

Ehrlich, P. R. 2002. Book Reviews - Insatiable Appetite: The United States and The Ecological Degradation of the Tropical World by Richard P. Tucker. Environmental Conservation 29: 403-404

--. 2002. Getting at the roots of terrorism. Pages 5. Stanford Report, Stanford CA.

Ehrlich, P. R., and J. Liu. 2002. Some roots of terrorism. Population and Environment 24: 183-192. [pdf]

Ehrlich, P. 2002. Bush administration must understand the roots of terrorism. Pages 5. The Stanford Daily, Stanford CA

Ehrlich, P. R. 2002. Emi's fate, our fate: Review of The Future of Life by Edward O. Wilson;Little, Brown 2002, UK; Alfred A. Knopf, 2002 US. Nature 417: 21-22

--. 2002. Response from Ehrlich. BioScience 52: 461-462

Ehrlich, P. R., and A. H. Ehrlich. 2002. Population, development, and human natures. Environment and Development Economics 7: 158-170. [pdf]

Ehrlich, P. R. 2002. A new ethics for a new world. Pages B8. Newsday

--. 2002. Human natures, nature conservation, and environmental ethics. BioScience 52: 31-43.[pdf]

Ehrlich, P. R., and K. Ellison. 2002. A looming threat we won't face. Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles CA

Ceballos, G., and P. R. Ehrlich. 2002. Mammal population losses and the extinction crisis. Science 296: 904-907. [pdf]

Ricketts, T. H., G. C. Daily, P. R. Ehrlich, and J. P. Fay. 2001. Countryside biogeography of moths in a fragmented landscape: biodiversity in native and agricultural habitats. Conservation Biology 15: 378-388. [pdf]

Heal, G., G. C. Daily, P. R. Ehrlich, J. Salzman, C. Boggs, J. Hellmann, J. Hughes, C. Kremen, and T. Ricketts. 2001. Protecting natural capital through ecosystem service districts. Stanford Environmental Law Journal 20: 333-364

Eisner, T., and P. R. Ehrlich. 2001. New World pathogen strategy disclosed. Science 292: 2397

Ehrlich, P. R., S.-A. Bailey, E. Bush, T. Davis, and S. Girshick. 2001. Dominance behaviour in toucans. Cotinga 16: 64, 66.

Ehrlich, P. R. 2001. Tropical butterflies: A key model group that can be "completed". Lepidoptera News 2: 1, 10-12. [pdf]

--. 2001. The brownlash rides again. (Review of The Skeptical Environmentalist: Measuring the Real State of the World by Bjorn Lomborg, Cambridge University Press, 2001. TREE 17: 51

--. 2001. Twitching butterflies (Review of Butterflies through Binoculars: The West by Jeffrey Glassberg, Oxford University Press, New York, 2001). Science 293: 2008-2008

--. 2001. Intervening in evolution: ethics and actions. PNAS 98: 5477-5480. [pdf]

Ehrlich, P. R., and A. H. Ehrlich. 2001. The United States: Another leap backward- World Watch 14: 5

Ehrlich, P. R. 2001. Just imagine. San Jose Mercury News, San Jose Ca

Daily, G. C., P. R. Ehrlich, and G. A. Sanchez-Azofeifa. 2001. Countryside biogeography: use of human-dominated habitats by the avifauna of southern Costa Rica. Ecological Applications 11: 1-13. [pdf]

Balvanera, P., G. C. Daily, P. R. Ehrlich, T. H. Ricketts, S.-A. Bailey, S. Kark, C. Kremen, and H. Pereira. 2001. Conserving biodiversity and ecosystem services. Science 291: 2047. [pdf]

Kremen, C., J. O. Niles, M. G. Dalton, G. C. Daily, P. R. Ehrlich, J. P. Fay, D. Grewal, and R. P. Guillery. 2000. Economic incentives for rain forest conservation across scales. Science 288: 1828-1832. [pdf]

-. 2000. Economic incentives for rain forest conservation across scales. Science 288: 1828-1832

Hughes, J. B., G. C. Daily, and P. R. Ehrlich. 2000. Conservation of insect diversity: a habitat approach. Conservation biology 14: 1788-1797. [pdf]

Ehrlich, P. R., and A. H. Ehrlich. 2000. Keeping the blue planet habitable: A multidisciplinary challenge. Environmental Awareness 23: 55-68

Ehrlich, P. R. 2000. Donald Kennedy -- The next Editor-in-Chief of Science. Science 288: 1349

--. 2000. Evolution of an advocate. Science 287: 2159

Ehrlich, P. R., and A. H. Ehrlich. 2000. Candidates or ostriches- Pages 6B. San Jose Mercury News, San Jose CA

Daily, G. C., T. Soderqvist, S. Aniyar, K. Arrow, P. Dasgupta, P. R. Ehrlich, C. Folke, A. Jansson, B.-O. Jansson, N. Kautsky, S. Levin, J. Lubchenco, K.-G. Maler, D. Simpson, D. Starrett, D. Tilman, and B. Walker. 2000. The value of nature and the nature of value. Science 289: 395-396.

Recher, H., and P. Ehrlich. 1999. The essence of science: The social responsibility of communicating. Pacific Conservation Biology 5: 161-162

Naeem, S., F. S. C. h. III, R. Costanza, P. R. Ehrlich, F. B. Golley, D. U. Hooper, J. H. Lawton, R. V. O'Neill, H. A. Mooney, O. E. Sala, A. J. Symstad, and D. Tilman. 1999. Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: maintaining natural life support processes. Issues in Ecology 4: 1-12

Mooney, H., and P. Ehrlich. 1999. Ecologists, advocacy and public policy
EcoEssay Series Number 3 (response). National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara CA

Kennedy, D., P. Ehrlich, and S. Schneider. 1999. Professors urge change. The Stanford Daily

Holl, K. D., G. C. Daily, S. C. Daily, P. R. Ehrlich, and S. Bassin. 1999. Knowledge of and attitudes toward population growth and the environment: university students in Costa Rica and the United States. Environmental Conservation 26: 66074

Ehrlich, P. R. 1999. Review - The Condor's Shadow: The Loss and Recovery of Wildlife in America by David S. Wilcove (W.H. Freeman and Co.). Birding 31: 587-589

--. 1999. Ethics,evolution, and the population-environment crisis.

Ehrlich, P. R., G. Wolff, G. C. Daily, J. B. Hughes, S. Daily, M. Dalton, and L. Goulder. 1999. Knowledge and the environment. Ecological Economics 30: 267-284. [pdf]

Ehrlich, P. R. 1999. S.F. butterfly park deserves a chance. San Francisco Chronicle: Open Forum

Daily, G. C., and P. R. Ehrlich. 1999. Managing Earth's ecosystems: an interdisciplinary challenge. Ecosystems 2: 277-280. [pdf]

Daily, G., P. Dasgupta, B. Bolin, P. Crosson, J. d. Guerny, P. Ehrlich, C. Folke, A. Jansson, B.-O. Jansson, N. Kautsky, A. Kinzig, S. Levin, K.-G. Maler, P. Pinstrup-Anderson, D. Siniscalco, and B. Walker. 1999. Food production, population growth, and the environment. Beijer Reprint Series: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Ceballos, G., G. Daily, P. Ehrlich, J. Pacheco, G. Suzan, A. Sanchez-Azofeifa, B. Stephens, and J. Mieren. 1999. Biologists at work: Countryside biogeography of Neotropical mammals: A Costa Rican Case Study. Amigo Newsletter 52: 5-7

Ceballos, G., G. Daily, P. Ehrlich, J. Pacheco, G. Suzan, A. Sanchez-Azofeifa, B. Stephens, and J. Mieren. 1999. Biologists at work: Countryside biogeography of Neotropical mammals, a Costa Rican Case Study. Amigos Newsletter 52: 5-8

Hughes, J. B., G. C. Daily, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1998. Use of fruit bait traps for monitoring of butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Revista de Biologia Tropical 46: 697-704

Ehrlich, P., and G. Daily. 1998. Sapsuckers at work. Whole Earth: 24-26

Ehrlich, P., and B. Walker. 1998. Rivets and redundancy. BioScience: 387

Daily, G., P. Dasgupta, B. Bolin, P. Crosson, J. d. Guerny, P. Ehrlich, C. Folke, A. M. Jansson, B.-O. Jansson, N. Kautsky, A. Kinzig, S. Levin, K.-G. Maler, P. Pinstrup-Andersen, D. Siniscalco, and B. Walker. 1998. Food production, population growth, and the environment. Science 281: 1291-1292

Daily, G. C., and P. R. Ehrlich. 1998. Population extinction and the biodiversity crisis. Wild Earth: 35-45

Bazzaz, F., G. Ceballos, M. Davis, R. Dirzo, P. R. Ehrlich, T. Eisner, S. Levin, J. H. Lawton, J. Lubchenco, P. A. Matson, H. A. Mooney, P. H. Raven, J. E. Roughgarden, J. Sarukhan, D. Tilman, P. Vitousek, B. Walker, D. H. Wall, E. O. Wilson, and G. M. Woodwell. 1998. Ecological Science and the human predicament. Science 282: 879

Attenborough, S. D., P. Ehrlich, C. Birch, D. Susuki, D. Bellamy, F. Talbot, I. Lowe, T. Flannery, and A. Gilmoure. 1998. Betrayed over world heritage. The Australian

Sisk, T. D., N. M. Haddad, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1997. Bird assemblages in patchy woodlands: modeling the effects of edge and matrix habitats. Ecological Applications 7: 1170-1180. [pdf]

Hughes, J. B., G. C. Daily, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1997. Population diversity: Its extent and extinction. Science 278: 689-692

Fleishman, E., A. E. Launer, S. B. Weiss, J. M. Reed, C. Boggs, D. D. Murphy, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1997. Effects of microclimate and oviposition timing on prediapause larval survival of the Bay checkerspot butterfly, Euphydryas edith bayensis (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 36: 31-44

Ehrlich, P. R., and A. H. Ehrlich. 1997. The population explosion: why we should care and what we should do about it. Environmental Law 27: 1187-1208

Ehrlich, P. R., and G. Ceballos. 1997. Poblacion y medio ambients: que nos espera- Ciencia 48: 19-30

Ehrlich, P. R., G. C. Daily, S. C. Daily, N. Myers, and J. Salzman. 1997. No middle way on the environment. The Atlantic Monthly: 98-104

Ehrlich, P. R., and A. H. Ehrlich. 1997. Melange (Excerpt from BETRAYAL OF SCIENCE AND REASON, Island Press, 1996). Pages B10. The Chronicle of Higher Education, Washington DC

-. 1997. Ehrlichs' fables. Technology Review 100: 38-47

Daily, G. C., S. Alexander, P. R. Ehrlich, L. Goulder, J. Lubchenco, P. A. Matson, H. A. Mooney, S. Postel, S. H.Schneider, D. Tilman, and G. M. Woodwell. 1997. Ecosystem Services: Benefits supplied to human societies by natural ecosytems. Issues in Ecology: 2-16

Postel, S. L., G. C. Daily, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1996. Human appropriation of renewable fresh water. Science 271: 785-788

Ehrlich, P. R. 1996. Conservation in temperate forests: What do we need to know and do- Forest Ecology and Management 85: 9-19

Ehrlich, P. R., and A. H. Ehrlich. 1996. Biodiversity and the brownlash. Defenders: 6-17

Ehrlich, P. R. 1996. Beware the brownlash -- A backlash against green ideas. Nob Hill Gazette: 10

--. 1996. Letter. New Scientist: 48

--. 1996. Environmental anti-science. TREE 11: 393

--. 1996. The business of butterflies. Audubon: 12

Daily, G. C., and P. R. Ehrlich. 1996. Impacts of development and global change on the epidemiological environment. Environment and Development Economics I: 311-346

--. 1996. Global change and human susceptibility to disease. Annual Review of Energy Environment 21: 125-144. [pdf]

--. 1996. Socioeconomic equity, sustainability, and Earth's carrying capacity. Ecological Applications 6: 991-1001

--. 1996. Nocturnality and species survival. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 93: 11709-11712

-. 1996. Nothing new. BioScience 46: 5

Daily, G., A. Ehrlich, and P. Ehrlich. 1996. Response to Bartlett and Lytwak (1995): Population and immigration policy in the U.S. Carrying Capacity Network 6: 61-63

Daily, G. C., P. R. Enrlich, and M. Alberti. 1996. Managing Earth's life support systems: The game, the players, and getting everyone to play. Ecological Applications 6: 19-21

Sisk, T. D., A. E. Launer, K. R. Switky, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. (Letter) Response to Woodwell. BioScience 45: 380

Holl, K. D., G. C. Daily, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. Knowledge and perceptions in Costa Rica regarding environment, population, and biodiversity issues. Conservation Biology 9: 1548-1558

Ehrlich, P. R., and A. H. Ehrlich. 1995. The population bomb has exploded. Newsweek

Ehrlich, P. R., and S. H. Schneider. 1995. Wagering on global environment. San Francisco Chronicle

Ehrlich, P. R. 1995. Whose problem is it anyway- Overpopulation on a shrinking planet. (Review - Critical Masses: The Global Population Challenge by George D. Moffett, Viking, 1994). Los Angeles Times

Ehrlich, P. R., and S. H. Schneider. 1995. Bets and "Ecofantasies". Morrison Institute for Population and Resource Studies Working Paper Number 0060: 1-5

Ehrlich, P. R. 1995. Economics and the environment (Review - Small is Stupid: Blowing the Whistle on the Greens by Wilfred Beckerman). TREE 10: 386

Ehrlich, P. R., A. H. Ehrlich, and G. C. Daily. 1995. What it will take. Mother Jones: 52-55

Ehrlich, P. 1995. Call it brownlash. World Watch: 5

Ehrlich, P. R., and S. H. Schneider. 1995. Bets and "Ecofantasies". Environmental Awareness 18: 47-50

Ehrlich, P. R. 1995. Our demographic future: Predictions for the next 50 years. Population Today 23: 2-3

Ehrlich, P. 1995. The equity answer to the human dilemma. The Commonwealth: 1-6, 11

Dwyer, L. E., D. D. Murphy, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. Property rights case law and the challenge to the Endangered Species Act. Conservation Biology 9: 725-741

Daily, G. C., A. H. Ehrlich, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. Socioeconomic equity: A critical element in sustainability. Ambio 24: 58-59

Daily, G. C., and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. Preservation of biodiversity in small rainforest patches: Rapid evaluations using butterfly trapping. Biodiversity and Conservation 4: 35-55

Daily, G. D., and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. Socioeconomic equity, sustainability, and Earth's carrying capacity. Morrison Institute for Population and Resource Studies: 1-26. [pdf]

Daily, G. C., A. H. Ehrlich, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. Response to Bartlett and Lytwak (1995): Population and Immigration Policy in the United States. Population and Environment 16: 521-525

Daily, G. C., and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. Development, global change, and the epidemiological environment. Morrison Institute for Population and Resource Studies, Stanford University: 1-44

Britten, H. B., P. F. Brussard, D. D. Murphy, and P. R. Ehrlich. 1995. A test for isolation-by-distance in Central Rocky Mountain and Great Basin populations of Edith's checkerspot butterfly (Euphydryas editha). Journal of Heredity 86: 204-209

Updated 16 March 2005