Conference Presentations

2012

Bennett, N. & Dearden, P. (2012). Adapting to Social but not Environmental Change?: A Case Study of Marine Protected Area Communities on the Andaman Coast of Thailand. Canadian Association of Geographers AGM, Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Waterloo, May 26-June 1, 2012.

Bennett, N., & Dearden, P. (2012). A History of Change: Using Photovoice to Explore Social and Ecological Change in the Marine Environment. Canadian Association of Geographers AGM, Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Waterloo, May 26-June 1, 2012.

Dearden, P., Bennett, N., Manopawitr, P., & Augustine, S. (2012). Climate Change and Coral Reefs on Thailand’s Andaman Coast: Preliminary Results. Western Division Canadian Association of Geographers, UBC Okanagan, Kelowna, March 8-10, 2012.

2011

Bennett, N. (2011). From Inputs to Outcomes: What is Required to Achieve the Social, Economic, and Ecological Potential of Marine Protected Areas? International Marine Conservation Congress 2011, Victoria, BC, Canada.

2007

Yasué, M. 2007. Linking behaviour to conservation for waders in the Gulf of Thailand. Invited lecture at Bamfield Marine Station, Vancouver Island, November, 2007.

2006

Yasué, M. 2006. The ecological and social context of shorebird conservation in the Gulf of Thailand. Invited guest lecturer for: Geography of Southeast Asia class in the department of geography, Bamfield Marine Station Seminar Series, Vancouver Island, November, 2006.

Yasué, M. 2006. The breeding ecology and conservation of the Malaysian plover in the Gulf of Thailand. Western sandpiper meeting at Simon Fraser University, December 2006.

Yasué, M. 2006. The potential impacts of tourism development on the habitat availability and productivity of the Malaysian plovers (Charadrius peronii). Student Conference on Conservation Science, Cambridge, November, 2006.

Short, C.J. 2006. Provincial representative at Ecological and Biologically Significant Areas Workshop, Namaino (PBS), BC.

Short, C.J. 2006. Provincial representative at Namgis Marine Monitoring Workshop, Alert Bay, BC.

Short, C.J. 2006. Provincial representative at Committee on Environmental Cooperation (CEC), Ucluelet, BC.

Short, C.J. 2006. Gray Whales and Marine Protected Areas: A multi-trophic level approach to assessing functional ecological association. Presentation at Pacific Ecology & Evolution Conference, Bamfield Marine Science Centre, BC.

Dearden, P., M. Bennett and R. Rollins. 2006. Diving as Ecotourism: Insights on Impacts. Proceedings:   Second International Conference on the Management of Coastal Recreational Resources.   October. Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Insular Coastal Dynamics, University of Malta, Malta pp 345-354.

2005

Short, C.J. 2005. Gray Whales and Marine Protected Areas: A multi-trophic level approach to assessing functional ecological association. Poster presentation at 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, San Diego, CA.

Short, C.J. 2005. Ecological Connectivity and Boundary Function in Marine Protected Areas: A British Columbia Example. Presentation at Western Division of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Lethbridge, AB.

Short, C.J. 2005. Foraging Ecology, Conservation and Life History of the Gray Whale (Eschrichtius robustus) in Clayoquot Sound, BC. Presentation at Pacific Rim Marine Wildlife Forum, Ucluelet, BC

Dearden, P. and K.N. Topelko. 2005. Establishing criteria for the identification of ecologically and biologically significant areas on the high seas. Background Paper prepared for Fisheries and Oceans Canada Workshop, Ottawa, Ontario, December 5-8 2005.

Leatherbarrow, K., P. Dearden and C. Robinson. 2005. Environmental Impacts of Recreational Boating in the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve of Canada. Puget Sound Georgia Basin Research Conference, Seattle, Washington, USA, March 29-31 2005.

Yasué, M. and P. Dearden. 2005. Linking behaviour to conservation for waders in the Gulf of Thailand. Invited lecture at Bird Conservation Society, Bangkok, March, 2005.

Yasué, M. and P. Dearden. 2005. Multiple approaches to assessing the conservation threats to the Malaysian plover. Symposium of Field Ecology and Restoration, King Mongkut University, Thailand, January, 2005; Student Conference on Conservation Science, Cambridge, March, 2005.

McCallum, D. 2005. Canadian Congress of Leisure Research (May 17 – 20, 2005).  Oral Presentation

McCallum, D. 2005. Puget Sound Georgia Basin Research Conference (March 29 – 31, 2005).  Oral Presentation

Ayers, C., P. Dearden and R.Rollins. 2005. An Exploration of Hul’qumi’num, Coast Salish Indigenous Peoples’ Attitudes Towards the Establishment of MPAs in Georgia Strait, British Columbia, Canada. National Conference, Ocean Management Research Network, Ottawa, October.

Dearden, P. 2005. Determining Ecologically and Biologically Significant Areas on the High Seas. Invited plenary address International Experts Meeting on High Seas EBSAs, Ottawa, December.

Dearden, P. and M. Main. 2005. Impacts of the tsunami on marine conservation in Thailand. Paper presented at Annual Conference, Royal Geographical Society/Institute of British Geographers, London, Aug 31-September 2.

Szaniszlo, W. and P. Dearden. 2005. California Sea Lion ( Zalophus californianus ) and Steller Sea Lion ( Eumetopias jubatus ) interactions with vessels in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve: implications for marine mammal viewing management. Paper presented at 16th biennial conference on the biology of marine mammals, San Diego Ca December 11-16.

2004

Short, C.J. 2004. Foraging Ecology, Behaviour and Distributional Patterns of the Eastern Pacific Gray Whale. Presentation at Gray Whale Foraging Workshop, Whale Research Lab & LGL Limited, University of Victoria, BC.

Yasué, M., W. Cresswell and J. Quinn. 2004. Predation risk at Tyninghame Estuary. Wader Study Group Meeting, Papenburg, Germany, November, 2004.

Canessa, R., T. Sinckler and J. Green. 2004. Progress in Community-based Marine Zoning – Folkestone Park and Marine Reserve, Barbados.  Poster presented at Ocean Zoning Workshop, Halifax NS, May 2004 .

Dearden, P., S. Chettamart, M. Bennett, G. Roman and M. Theberge. 2004. Diving and marine protected areas in Thailand: lessons learned. Proceedings: First International Conference on the Management of Coastal Recreational Resources, Oct. 20-23, 2004. Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Insular Coastal Dynamics, University of Malta, Malta, pp. 193-202.

Leatherbarrow, K. 2004. Management of recreational boat anchoring in the Southern Strait of Georgia: Effects of physical disturbance on benthic infauna. Fisheries and Marine Ecosystems: Integrating Science and Management, Crescent Beach, British Columbia, Canada, April 30-May 2 2004.

Rollins, R., and D.E. McCallum. 2004.  Public Perceptions of Environmental Conditions in the Southern Strait of Georgia National Marine Conservation Area.  In: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Science and the Management of Protected Areas (SAMPAA).  Victoria, BC, May 11-16 2003.

Roman, G. and UNEP. 2004. The Global International Waters Assessment. Poster presented at the 2nd US National Conference on Coastal & Estuarine Habitat Restoration, Seattle, Washington, Sept. 12-15 2004.

Yasué, M. and P. Dearden. 2004. Breeding ecology of the Malaysian plover. Poster at Wader Study Group Meeting, Papenburg, Germany, November, 2004.

Yasué, M. and P. Dearden. 2004. Habitat requirements of the Malaysian plover in the Gulf of Thailand. Presentation at Wader Study Group Meeting, Papenburg, Germany, November, 2004

McCallum, D: (2004) AquaNet IV / Aquaculture Canada (October 2004).  Oral and Poster Presentation

McCallum, D: (2004) International Symposia on Society and Natural Resource Management (ISSRM) (June, 2004).

Yakimishyn, Y.L., C.L.K. Robinson, P. Dearden. 2004. The utility of beach seining for assessing fish diversity in eelgrass beds of Pacific Coastal National Park Reserves. Managing Protected Areas in a Changing World, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Science and Management of Protected Areas.

Dearden, P., S. Chettamart, M. Bennett, G. Roman and M. Theberge 2004 Diving and marine protected areas in Thailand: lessons learned. Proceedings: First International Conference on the Management of Coastal Recreational Resources. October. Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Insular Coastal Dynamics, University of Malta Malta pp 193-202.

Hines, E, P. Dearden and D.Duffus 2004 Dugongs in Trang Province, Thailand: Recommendations for a Conservation Strategy. In Making Ecosystem-Based Management Work. Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Science and Management of Protected Areas, Victoria, BC, May, 2003. Wolfville, Nova Scotia: Science and Management of Protected Areas Association edited by Munro N.W.P., Willison, J.H. M, Herman, TB., Beazley, K, Dearden, P (CD)

Roman, G and P. Dearden 2004 Zoning to Mitigate the Impacts of Recreation on Coral reefs: A Case Study of Ko Chang National Marine Park, Thailand. In Making Ecosystem-Based Management Work. Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Science and Management of Protected Areas, Victoria, BC, May, 2003. Wolfville, Nova Scotia: Science and Management of Protected Areas Association edited by Munro N.W.P., Willison, J.H. M, Herman, TB., Beazley, K, Dearden, P (CD)

2003

Short, C.J. 2003. Gray Whale Research in Clayoquot Sound, BC. Presentation at Rainforest Interpretive Centre, Tofino, BC.

Yasué, M. 2003. Redshanks in Tyninghame estuary. Invited Lecture at Behavioural Ecology Group, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, November, 2003.

Munro, N.W.P., J.H.M. Willison,  T.B. Herman, K. Beazley andP. Dearden (eds).  2003. Making Ecosystem-Based Management Work. Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Science and Management of Protected Areas, Victoria, BC, May, 2003.  Wolfville, Nova Scotia: Science and Management of Protected Areas Association.

Canessa, R. 2003. Building an Ecosystem-based Management Plan for the Proposed Bowie Seamount MPA. Presented at the 5th SAMPAA Conference, Victoria, BC, May 2003.

Canessa, R. 2003. Implementing GIS for coastal management in British Columbia. Paper presented at CoastGIS 03 Conference, Genoa, Italy, October 2003.

Canessa, R. 2003. Information Tools for Integrated Coastal Management. Presented at Clayoquot Symposium, Tofino, BC, November 2003.

Canessa, R. 2003. MPA Research Priorities. Presented at MPA Working Group Workshop at OMRN National Conference, Ottawa, ON, November 2003.

McCallum, D. 2003.  AquaNet III (October, 2003).  Oral Presentation

McCallum, D. 2003.  5th Annual Conference on Research in BC University Colleges (2003).  Perceptions Concerning Shellfish Aquaculture in a Marine Tourism Landscape.  Poster Presentation

McCallum, D. 2003. Science and the Management of Protected Areas Association (SAMPAA) Conference (2003).  BC Processes and Planning Case Studies.  Oral Presentation

McCallum, D. 2003. AquaNet II (September, 2002).  Poster Presentation

2002

Yasué, M. 2002. Redshank microhabitat choice trading off predation risk and starvation risk at Tyninghame estuary, Scotland. Conference Presentation for Waterbird’s Society, Madison, USA, November, 2002.

2001

Robinson, C.L.K. 2001. Monitoring the ocean climate of coastal regions adjacent to Pacific Rim and Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserves.  In Bondrup-Nielsen et al (eds) 2001, Managing Protected Areas in a Changing World, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Science and Management of Protected Areas.

Tomascik, T., C.L.K. Robinson and A. Solomon. 2001. The Ecological Effectiveness of Temperate Marine Protected Areas: in search of empirical evidence. In Bondrup-Nielsen et al (eds) 2001, Managing Protected Areas in a Changing World, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Science and Management of Protected Areas.

Before 2000

Canessa, R. and C.P. Keller. 1994. Evaluating data quality for coastal planning. Paper presented at the Association of American Geographer 1994 meeting, San Francisco, March 1994.

Duffus, D. and P. Dearden. 1992. Managing Ocean Wildlife: a Case Study of Recreational Use and Management of Killer whales (Orcinus orca) on Canada’s Pacific Coast.  In The Ocean Change: Management Patterns and the Environment Proceedings of the Commission on Marine Geography Meeting held at Huelva, Spain (ed. by J.L. Suarez de Vivero), Seville University. pp. 189-196.

Rollins, R. & M. Godbout (1990). Changes in Self Concept From A Winter Adventure Education Program.      Abstract published in Proceedings of Commonwealth and International Conference on Physical Education, Sport, Health, Dance, Recreation, and Leisure, Aukland, New Zealand.