Lauren Coad

lauren.coad@ouce.ox.ac.uk

Environmental Change Institute,
Oxford University Centre for the Environment
South Parks Road
Oxford
OX1 3QY

Dr
Lauren
Coad
Oxford Martin School Research Fellow
 

Lauren Coad is a James Martin Research Fellow at the Environmental Change Institute, investigating the effectiveness of protected areas in reducing deforestation, and the governance and sustainability of bushmeat hunting in Central Africa.

She is working alongside the Institut de Recherche en Écologie Tropicale (IRET) in Gabon, on a number of projects which aim to measure the current ecological, economic and social impacts of bushmeat hunting in Gabon and DRC, and design new tools for monitoring hunting sustainability.

Website
http://www.eci.ox.ac.uk/people/coadlauren.php

Recent Relevant Publications: 

Henschel, P., Hunter, L., Coad, L., Abernethy, K. and Muhlenberg, M. (2011) Leopard prey choice in the Congo Basin rainforest reveals strong exploitative competition from human bushmeat hunters. Journal of Zoology Volume 285, Issue 1, pages 11–20, September 2011 DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00826.x

Henschel, P., Hunter, L., Coad, L., Abernethy, K. and Muhlenberg, M. (2011) Leopard prey choice in the Congo Basin rainforest reveals strong exploitative competition from human bushmeat hunters. Journal of Zoology Volume 285, Issue 1, pages 11–20, September 2011 DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00826.x

Coad, L., Abernethy, K., Balmford, A., Manica, A. and Milner-Gulland, E.J. (2010) Distribution and use of income from bushmeat in a rural village, central Gabon. Conservation Biology.