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FIDELMAN, P., McGRATH, C., NEWLANDS, M., DOBBS, K., JAGO. B., HUSSEY, K. 2019. Regulatory Implications of Coral Reef Restoration and Adaptation under a Changing Climate. Environmental Science and Policy, 100: 221-229; doi: 10.1016/j.envsci.2019.04.016
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FREDUAH, G., FIDELMAN, P., SMITH, T. 2019. A Framework for Assessing Adaptive Capacity to Multiple Climatic and Non-climatic Stressors in Small-scale Fisheries. Environmental Science & Policy, 101: 87-93; doi: 10.1016/j.envsci.2019.07.016
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FROLICH, M. F., SMITH, T. F., JACOBSON, C., FIDELMAN, P.,  CARTER, R.W., BALDWIN, C. 2019. Towards Adaptive Coastal Management: Lessons from a “Legal Storm” in Byron Shire, Australia. Ocean & Coastal Management, 179: 104909; doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2019.104909
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FIDELMAN, P.  2019. Climate Change in the Coral Triangle: Enabling Institutional Adaptive Capacity, pp. 274-289. In: P. Harris (ed.), Climate Change and Ocean Governance: Politics and Policy for Threatened Seas. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; doi: 10.1017/9781108502238.017
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BAKER, E., FIDELMAN, P., GONÇALVES, L.R., HARRIS, P., HOLLWAY, J., KIM, R. E., RICE, J., ALKHATLAN, A., MANGALAGIU, D. 2019. Ocean and Coastal Policy, pp. 349-367. In: United Nations Environment Program, Global Environment Outlook 6. Cambridge University Press; doi: 10.1017/9781108627146
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JACOB, K., KING, P., FIDELMAN, P., GONÇALVES, L.R., HOLLWAY, J., SEWERIN, S., CHENMIN, H. 2019. Policy Theory and Practice, pp. 283-297. In: United Nations Environment Program, Global Environment Outlook 6. Cambridge University Press; doi: 10.1017/9781108627146
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GALLO-CAJIAO, E., MORRISON, T.H., FIDELMAN, P., KARK, S., FULLER, R.A. 2019. Global Environmental Governance for Conserving Migratory Shorebirds in the Asia-Pacific. Regional Environmental Change; 19(4): 1113-1129; doi: 10.1007/s10113-019-01461-3
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FREDUAH, G.; FIDELMAN, P.; SMITH, T. 2019. Adaptive Capacity of Small-scale Coastal Fishers to Climate and Non-climate Stressors in the Western Region of Ghana. Geographical Journal; 185: 96-110; doi: 10.1111/geoj.12282
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NURSEY-BRAY, M., FIDELMAN, P., OWUSU, M. 2018. Does Co-management Facilitate Adaptive Capacity in Times of Environmental Change? Insights from Fisheries in Australia. Marine Policy, 96: 72-80; doi: 10.1016/j.marpol.2018.07.016
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FROLICH, M., JACOBSON, C., FIDELMAN, P., SMITH, T. 2018. The Relationship between Adaptive Management of Social-Ecological Systems and Law: A Systematic Review. Ecology and Society, 23 (2): 23; doi: 10.5751/ES-10060-230223
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FREDUAH, G.; FIDELMAN, P.; SMITH, T. 2018. Mobilising Adaptive Capacity to Multiple Stressors: Insights from Small-Scale Coastal Fisheries in the Western Region of Ghana. Geoforum, 91: 61-72; doi: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2018.02.026
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FIDELMAN, P.; TUYEN, T. V.; NONG, K.; NURSEY-BRAY. 2017. The Institutions-Adaptive Capacity Nexus: Insights from Coastal Resources Co-Management in Cambodia and Vietnam. Environmental Science and Policy, 76:103-112; doi: 10.1016/j.envsci.2017.06.018
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FREDUAH, G.; FIDELMAN, P.; SMITH, T. 2017. The Impacts of Environmental and Socio-economic Stressors on Small-scale Fisheries and Livelihoods of Fishers in Ghana. Applied Geography, 89: 1-11; doi: 10.1016/j.apgeog.2017.09.009
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KIM, M.K.; EVANS, L.; FIDELMAN, P.; SCHERL, L.M.; VALENTINE, P.; MARSH, H. 2017. Structural Factors Influencing Conservation Decision-making: A Case of Species Prioritisation in Australia. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 60(11): 1923-1943; doi: 10.1080/09640568.2016.1268107
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SIMÕES, E.; SOUSA JUNIOR, W.C.; de FREITAS, D. M.; MILLS, M.;  IWAMA, A. Y.; GONÇALVES, I.; OLIVATO, D.; FIDELMAN, P. 2017. Barriers and Opportunities for Adapting to Climate Change on the North Coast of São Paulo, Brazil. Regional Environmental Change, 17(6): 1739-1750; doi:10.1007/s10113-017-1133-5

LYTH, A.; BALDWIN, C.; DAVIDSON, A.; FIDELMAN, P.; BOOTH, K.; OSBORNE, C. 2017. Valuing Third Sector Sustainability Organisations: Qualitative Contributions to Systemic Social Transformation. Local Environment, 22(1): 1-21; doi: 10.1080/13549839.2016.1149457
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SOUSA JUNIOR, W.C.; BALDWIN, C.; CAMKIN, J.; FIDELMAN, P.; SILVA, O.; NETO, S.; SMITH, T. 2016. Water: Drought, Crisis and Governance in Australia and Brazil. Water, 8(11): 493; doi: 10.3390/w8110493
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OGIER, E. M.; DAVIDSON, J.; FIDELMAN, P.; HAWARD, M.; HOBDAY, A.; HOLBROOK, N.; HOSHINO, E.; PECL, G. 2016. Fisheries Management Approaches as Platforms for Climate Change Adaptation: Comparing Theory and Practice in Australian Fisheries. Marine Policy, 71: 82-93; doi: 10.1016/j.marpol.2016.05.014.
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FIDELMAN, P.; TUYEN, T. V.; NONG, K.; NURSEY-BRAY, M.; KEO, P.; OWUSU, M. 2016. Adaptive Capacity of Coastal Resource Management Institutions in Cambodia, Vietnam and Australia. APN Science Bulletin; 16: 27-33.
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EVANS, L.; HICKS, C.; ADGER, W.; BARNETT, J.; PERRY, A.; FIDELMAN, P.; TOBIN, R. 2016. Structural and Psycho-social Limits to Climate Change Adaptation in the Great Barrier Reef Region. PLoS ONE 11(3): e0150575; doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0150575.
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CINNER, J. E.; PRATCHETT, M. S.; GRAHAM, N. A. J.; MESSMER, V.; FUENTES, M. M. P. B.; AINSWORTH, T.; BAN, N. C.; BAY, L. K.; BLYTHE, J. L.; DISSARD, D.; DUNN, S.; EVANS, L. S.; FABINYI, M.; FIDELMAN, P.; FIGUEIREDO, J.; FRISCH, A. J.; FULTON, C. J.; HICKS, C. C.; LUKOSCHEK, V.; MALLELA, J.; MOYA, A.; PENIN, L.; RUMMER, J. L.; WALKER, S.; WILLIAMSON, D. H. A. 2016. Framework for Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Coral Reef Social-Ecological Systems. Regional Environmental Change, 16 (4): 1133-1146; doi: 10.1007/s10113-015-0832-z

TREML, E.A.; FIDELMAN, P.; KININMONTH, S.; EKSTROM, J.; BODIN, O.  2015. Analyzing the (Mis)fit between Institutional and Ecological Networks of the Indo-West Pacific. Global Environmental Change, 31: 263-271; doi: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2015.01.012
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FIDELMAN, P.; EVANS, L.; FOALE, S.; WEIBLE, C.; VON HELAND, F.; ELGIN, D. 2014. Coalition Cohesion for Regional Marine Governance: A Stakeholder Analysis of the Coral Triangle Initiative. Ocean & Coastal Management, 95: 117-128; doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2014.04.001

FIDELMAN, P. 2014. Climate Change Adaptation in the Great Barrier Reef Iconic National Park System. The George Wright Forum, 31(3): 270-279
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VON HELAND, F.; CRONA, B.; FIDELMAN, P. 2014. Mediating Science and Action across Multiple Boundaries in the Coral Triangle. Global Environmental Change, 29: 53-64; doi: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2014.08.003
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Reports & other works

FIDELMAN, P., NEWLANDS, M., DOBBS, K., JAGO, M., HUSSEY, K. 2019. Regulatory approvals for RRAP activities & developmental evaluation framework. A report provided to the Great Barrier Reef Foundation. 27 pp.

FIDELMAN, P., NEWLANDS, M., MCGRATH, C., HUSSEY, K. 2019. Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program: Regulatory Assessment Findings. A report provided to the Australian Government by the Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program. 45 pp.

FIDELMAN, P., NEWLANDS, M., MCGRATH, C., HUSSEY, K. 2019. Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program: Regulatory Framework. A report provided to the Australian Government from the Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program. 26 pp.

TAYLOR, B., HUSSEY, K., FIDELMAN, P., VELLA, K., MACLEAN, K., NEWLANDS, M., RITCHIE, B., LOCKIE, S., LACEY, J., MCGRATH, C., BARESI, U., BARBER, M., KOOPMAN, D. 2019. Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program: Engagement and Regulatory Dimensions. A report provided to the Australian Government by the Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program. 22pp.

MEAD, D., BAY, L.K., ANTHONY, K., HUSSEY, K., TAYLOR, B., FIDELMAN, P., MUMBY, P.J., HARRISON, D., GIBBS, M.T., DALY, J., BRYAN, S. 2019. Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program – research and development program. A report provided to the Australian Government from the Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program. 90 pp.

BEYER, H.L., COSTA, M.D.P., DAMBACHER, J., GODDARD, R., HELMSTEDT, K., WILSON, M., FIDELMAN, P., ANTHONY, K. & WILSON, K. 2019. Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program – technical process and detailed findings: decision support findings. A report provided to the Australian Government by the Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program. 93 pp

HUSSEY, K., YARNOLD, J., MCEWAN, C., MAHER, R., HENMAN, P., RADKE, A., CURTIS, C., FIDELMAN, P., VICKERS, C. AND BROLAN, C. Policy Futures: Regulating the New Economy, Issue 1.

FIDELMAN, P. 2019. There’s a lot of bad news in the UN Global Environment Outlook, but a sustainable future is still possible. The Conversation; online.

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