Reports and Documents


Bennett, N. & Dearden, P. (2012). From Outcomes to Inputs: What is Required to Achieve the Ecological and Socio-Economic Potential of Marine Protected Areas? (Working Paper). Victoria, Canada: Marine Protected Areas Research Group/University of Victoria. 38 p.

Bennett, N. & Dearden, P. (2012). A History of Change: An Exploration of Social and Ecological Change in Ban Tha Khao Through the Photographs of Locals (in Thai and English – Translated by Alin Kadfak). Report prepared for Project IMPAACT, Marine Protected Areas Research Group, University of Victoria. 82 pages.

Bennett, N. & Dearden, P. (2012). A Picture of Koh Phrathong: An Exploration of Change in the Environment and in Communities on the Andaman Coast of Thailand (in Thai and English – Translated by Alin Kadfak). Report prepared for Project IMPAACT, Marine Protected Areas Research Group, University of Victoria. 72 pages.

Kadfak, A., Bennett, N. & Prugsamatz, R. (2012). Scoping Study on Migrant Fishers and Transboundary Fishing in the Bay of Bengal. Report prepared for the Bay of Bengal Large Marine Ecosystem Project. 97 pp.


Jessen, S., K. Chan, I. Côté, P. Dearden, E. De Santo, M.J. Fortin, F. Guichard, W. Haider, G. Jamieson, D.L. Kramer, A. McCrea-Strub, W.A. Montevecchi, M. Mulrennan, J. Roff, and A. Salomon. 2011. Science-based Guidelines, for MPAs and MPA Networks in Canada. Vancouver: Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society


Bennett, N. (2010). Sustainable Livelihoods from Theory to Practice: An Extended Annotated Bibliography for Prospective Application of Livelihoods Thinking in Protected Area Community Research. University of Victoria/Vancouver Island University, Canada: MPARG/PAPR.


Walker, I.J., Barrie, J.V., Dolan, H., Gedalof, Z., Manson, G., Smith, D., Wolfe, S.W. (2007). Coastal vulnerability to climate change and sea-level rise, Northeast Graham Island, Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands), British Columbia. CCIAP Project A580 Final Report. Prepared for the Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Directorate, Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa, ON. 253p.


Dearden P and Topelko K.N (2006) “Ensuring Compliance with Marine Area Regulations: A Review of Soft and Hard Enforcement Approaches with Recommendations for Canada”. Report prepared for Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Ottawa.

Dearden P and Topelko K.N (2006) A Review of Methods for Evaluating the Effectiveness of Marine Protected Areas with Consideration of Application and Use as an Adaptive Management Tool in Canada”. Report prepared for Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Ottawa


Dearden, P., M. Bennett and J. Johnstone. 2005. “Trends in Global Protected Area Governance, 1992-2002.” In Pansky, D (ed.) Governance Stream of the Vth World Parks Congress. Ottawa, Canada: Parks Canada and IUCN/WCPA.

Dearden, P., and Topelko, K.N. (2005). Establishing criteria for the identification of ecologically and biologically significant areas on the high seas. Background Paper prepared for International Experts Meeting on High Seas Ecologically Significant Areas, December, Ottawa, Ontario. Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Walker, I.J. (2005). Gwaii Haanas Climate Change Impacts & Coastal Erosion Monitoring Project. Parks Canada – Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve and Haida Heritage Site Internal Report, June 2005.


Evans, S.M.J., G. Jamieson, J. Ardron, M. Patterson andS. Jessen. 2004. Evaluation of site selection methodologies for use in marine protected area network design. CSAS Res. Doc. 2004/082: 48 pp.

Jamieson, G.S. and H. Davies. 2004. State of Knowledge of Marine Habitats of the Northern B.C. Coast in Oil and Gas Lease Areas. CSAS Res. Doc. 2004/009: 175 pp.

Jamieson, G.S., E.J. Gregr, C. Robinson. 2004. Northern Abalone Case Study for the Determination of SARA Critical Habitat CSAS   Res. Doc. 2004/117: 63 pp…


Davidson-Arnott, R.G., Johnston , P., Ollerhead, J., & Walker , I.J. (2003). Seasonal Variations in the Beach and Foredune System, Greenwich Dunes, Prince Edward Island National Park . Parks Canada Report No. PEI-2002-01R, 21 February 2003 .

Davidson-Arnott, R.G., Ollerhead, J., Walker , I.J. & Hesp, P.A. (2003). Spatial and temporal variability in intensity of aeolian transport on a beach and foredune. Paper published in: R.A. Davis & P. Howd (eds), Coastal Sediments ‘03. Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium on Coastal Engineering & Science of Coastal Sediment Processes. 18-23 May 2003, Sheraton Sand Key Resort, Clearwater , Florida . World Scientific Publishing Corp. & East Meets West Productions, Corpus Christi , Texas , USA . On CDROM (ISBN 981-238-422-7).

Jamieson, G.S, B. Bauer, and H. Vandermeulen. 2003. Proceedings of the Central Coast Integrated Management Marine Environmental Quality Workshop. CSAS Proc. Ser. 2002/013: 86 pp.

Jamieson, G.S. (ed.) 2003. Proceedings of the DFO Pacific Region Critical Habitat Workshop. CSAS Proc. Ser. 2002/010: 95 pp.


Jamieson, G.S. 2002. Green crab introductions to North America: the Atlantic and Pacific experiences. pp. 179-186. In: (Claudi, R., P. Nantel and E. Muckle-Jeffs (eds). Alien Invaders in Canada’s waters, wetlands and forests . Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa.

Jamieson, G.S. and Chew, L. 2002. Hexactinellid Sponge Reefs: Areas of Interest as Marine Protected Areas in the North and Central Coast. CSAS Res. Doc. 2002/122: 78 pp.

Levings, C.D., D. Kieser, G.S. Jamieson and S. Dudas. 2002. Marine and estuarine alien species in the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia. pp 111-132. In: (Claudi, R., P. Nantel and E. Muckle-Jeffs (eds). Alien Invaders in Canada’s waters, wetlands and forests . Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa.

Parsons, D., Wiggs G.F.S., & Walker, I.J. (2002). Numerical modeling of flow structures over transverse dunes. Paper published in: Lee, J.A. & Zobeck, T.M. (eds). Proceedings of the ICAR-5/GCT-SEN Joint Meeting, 22 – 25 July 2002, Lubbock, Texas, USA, pp. 454-457.

Parsons, D., Wiggs, G.F.S., Walker , I.J., Garvey, B.G. & Ferguson, I. (2002). Time-averaged numerical modeling of airflow over an idealized transverse dune. Paper published in: Lee, J.A. & Zobeck, T.M. (eds). Proceedings of the ICAR-5/GCT-SEN Joint Meeting, 22 – 25 July 2002, Lubbock, Texas, USA, pp. 261-266.


Jamieson, G., R. O’Boyle, J. Arbour, D. Cobb, S. Courtenay, R. Gregory, C. Levings, J. Munro, I. Perry and H. Vandermeulen. 2001. Proceedings of the National Workshop on Objectives and Indicators For Ecosystem-based Management. Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat (CSAS) Proceedings Ser . 2001/9. 142 pp.

Otto, R. and G.S. Jamieson. (eds.) 2001. Commercially important crabs, shrimps and lobsters of the North Pacific Ocean. PICES Scientific Report No. 19, 79 pp.

Before 2000

Berg, L. T. Fenge and P. Dearden 1993 The Role of Aboriginal Peoples in National Park Designation, Planning and Management in Canada. In Parks in Canada: Planning and Management op cit pp

Bernard, F. R., S. M. McKinnell, and G.S. Jamieson. 1991. Distribution and zoogeography of the Bivalvia of the eastern Pacific Ocean. Can.   Spec. Publ. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 112: 60 pp.

Duffus, D and P. Dearden. 1995 Whales, Science and Protected Area Management in British Columbia, Canada. In The Science of Conservation in the Coastal Zone: New Insights on How to Design, Implement and Monitor Marine Protected Areas . Ed T. Agardy, IUCN, Gland Switzerland, pp53-65 .

Jamieson, G.S, C.D. Levings, B.C. Mason, and B.D. Smiley. 1999. Shorekeepers’ Guide for Monitoring Intertidal Habitats of Canada’s Pacific Waters. DFO, Pacific Region.

Jamieson, G.S. and A. Campbell. (eds) 1998. Proceedings of the North Pacific Symposium in Invertebrate Stock Assessment and Management. Can. Spec. Publ. Aquat. Sci. 125: 462 pp.

Jamieson, G.S. and J. Lessard. 2000. Marine protected areas and fishery closures in British Columbia. Can. Spec. Publ. Fish Aquat. Sci. 131: 414 pp.

Rollins R. & D. Chambers (1990). Camper Satisfaction With Parks Canada Campgrounds. In: Social Science and Resource Manage­ment; Joanne Vining (ed.), Westview Press, San Fran­cisco, pp.91-104.

Rollins R. & R.J. Payne (1990). Planning and Management of Parks and Protected Areas in Northern   Environments: The Role of Circumpolar Universities. In: The Role of Circumpolar Universities in Northern Development: Proceedings, Lakehead University Centre for Northern Studies, Occasional Paper #4, pp 300-308. Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Rollins R. (1989). Approaches to Campground Management as Developed From Four Planning Models: ROS, VIM, LAC, and VAMP. In Towards Serving Visitors and Managing Our Resources: Proceedings of a North American Workshop on Visitor Management in Parks and Protected Areas, p.357-359.

Wada, T, D.M. Ware, M. Kashiwai, and C.L.K. Robinson. 1998. Response of plankton and fish production dynamics to sardine abundance regimes shifts in the Oyashio Current region. Memoirs of the Faculty of Fisheries, Hokkaido University 45(1):123-130.

Walker , I.J. (1997). Quantifying the two-dimensional pattern of the wind flow field over transverse dunes in a field setting.  Paper published in: Brunger, A. & Helleiner, F.M. (eds.), Proceedings of CAGONT 1996: the 1996 Annual Meeting of the Ontario Division of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Occasional Paper 16: Department of Geography, Trent University, pp.311-332.