Harini Nagendra

portrait Prof. Harini Nagendra

Azim Premji University
Pixel Park, B Block
Electronics City, Hosur Road
Bangalore, 560100

E-mail: harini.nagendra(at)apu.edu.in
URL Institution: www.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/SitePages/harini-nagendra.aspx
E-mail: harini.nagendra(at)apu.edu.in
URL Institution: www.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/SitePages/harini-nagendra.aspx

Key Publications of Harini Nagendra (up to ten) :
A.A. Das, H. Nagendra, M. Anand and M. Bunyan (2015),. Topographic and bioclimatic determinants of the occurrence of forest and grassland in tropical montane forest-grassland mosaics of the Western Ghats, India. PLoS ONE 10(6): e0130566.
H. Nagendra, P. Mairota, C. Marangi, R. Lucas, P. Dimopoulos, J.P. Honrado, M. Niphadkar, C.A. Mücher, V. Tomaselli, M. Panitsa, C. Tarantino, I. Manakos and P.Blonda (2015). Satellite remote sensing to monitor pressure in protected areas. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 37: 124-132.
H. Nagendra and E. Ostrom (2014). Applying the social-ecological systems framework to the diagnoses of urban commons. Ecology and Society 19(2): 67.
H. Nagendra, B. Reyers and S. Lavorel (2013). Impacts of land change on biodiversity: making the link to ecosystem services. Current Opinions in Environmental Sustainability 5: 503-508.
H. Nagendra, D. Rocchini and R. Ghate (2010). Beyond parks as monoliths: Spatially differentiating park-people relationships in the Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve in India. Biological Conservation 143: 2900-2908.
H. Nagendra and D. Rocchini (2008). High resolution satellite imagery for tropical biodiversity studies: the devil is in the detail. Biodiversity and Conservation 17: 3431-3442.
H. Nagendra (2008). Do parks work? Impact of protected areas on land cover clearing. Ambio 37:330-337.
H. Nagendra (2007). Drivers of reforestation in human-dominated forests. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 104: 15218-15223.
E. Ostrom and H. Nagendra (2006). Insights on Linking Forests, Trees, and People from the Air, on the Ground, and in the Lab. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 103(51): 19224-19331.
Nagendra, H (2001). Using remote sensing to assess biodiversity. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 22(12), 2377-2400.

Expertise of Harini Nagendra:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Research Interface / Management
ScopeCauses of Change
Impact of Change
Vulnerability to Change
Topic HydrosphereFresh Water Systems / Rivers / Lakes
Water Pollution / Waste Water
Topic BiosphereBiodiversity
Topic EcosystemsTerrestrial Ecosystems
Topic Economy/ResourceUseLand Cover / Land Use / Landscape
Topic SocietyOrganisations / Institutions
Topic SustainabilitySustainability
Ecological Sustainability
Social Sustainability
Time FrameRecent / Today
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Collection - Interviews, Questionnaires
Data Analysis
Literature Study
Policy Analysis and Formation
Collaboration with developing and transition countries ; Capacity Building

Specialties of Harini Nagendra:
Urban ecology; Remote sensing of land use/land cover change and landscape fragmentation in mountain areas in South Asia; Human dimensions of land cover change; protected areas, local community institutions and forest change; Remote sensing for biodiversity assessment;

Last update: 10/23/15
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