All Publications by John Poulsen

Beirne, C, Meier, AC, Mbele, AE, Menie Menie, G, Froese, G, Okouyi, J, and Poulsen, JR. "Participatory monitoring reveals village-centered gradients of mammalian defaunation in central Africa." Biological Conservation 233 (May 1, 2019): 228-238.
Wade, AM, Richter, DD, Medjibe, VP, Bacon, AR, Heine, PR, White, LJT, and Poulsen, JR. "Estimates and determinants of stocks of deep soil carbon in Gabon, Central Africa." Geoderma 341 (May 1, 2019): 236-248.
Hubau, W, De Mil, T, Van den Bulcke, J, Phillips, OL, Angoboy Ilondea, B, Van Acker, J, Sullivan, MJP, Nsenga, L, Toirambe, B, Couralet, C, Banin, LF, Begne, SK, Baker, TR, Bourland, N, Chezeaux, E, Clark, CJ, Collins, M, Comiskey, JA, Cuni-Sanchez, A, Deklerck, V, Dierickx, S, Doucet, J-L, Ewango, CEN, Feldpausch, TR, Gilpin, M, Gonmadje, C, Hall, JS, Harris, DJ, Hardy, OJ, Kamdem, M-ND, Kasongo Yakusu, E, Lopez-Gonzalez, G, Makana, J-R, Malhi, Y, Mbayu, FM, Moore, S, Mukinzi, J, Pickavance, G, Poulsen, JR, Reitsma, J, Rousseau, M, Sonké, B, Sunderland, T, Taedoumg, H, Talbot, J, Tshibamba Mukendi, J, Umunay, PM, Vleminckx, J, White, LJT, Zemagho, L, Lewis, SL, and Beeckman, H. "The persistence of carbon in the African forest understory." Nature Plants 5, no. 2 (February 2019): 133-140.
Ngama, S, Bindelle, J, Poulsen, JR, Hornick, J-L, Linden, A, Korte, L, Doucet, J-L, and Vermeulen, C. "Do topography and fruit presence influence occurrence and intensity of crop-raiding by forest elephants (Loxodonta africana cyclotis)?." Plos One 14, no. 3 (January 2019): e0213971-null.
Bastin, JF, Rutishauser, E, Kellner, JR, Saatchi, S, Pélissier, R, Hérault, B, Slik, F, Bogaert, J, De Cannière, C, Marshall, AR, Poulsen, J, Alvarez-Loyayza, P, Andrade, A, Angbonga-Basia, A, Araujo-Murakami, A, Arroyo, L, Ayyappan, N, de Azevedo, CP, Banki, O, Barbier, N, Barroso, JG, Beeckman, H, Bitariho, R, Boeckx, P, Boehning-Gaese, K, Brandão, H, Brearley, FQ, Breuer Ndoundou Hockemba, M, Brienen, R, Camargo, JLC, Campos-Arceiz, A, Cassart, B, Chave, J, Chazdon, R, Chuyong, G, Clark, DB, Clark, CJ, Condit, R, Honorio Coronado, EN, Davidar, P, de Haulleville, T, Descroix, L, Doucet, JL, Dourdain, A, Droissart, V, Duncan, T, Silva Espejo, J, Espinosa, S, Farwig, N, Fayolle, A, Feldpausch, TR, Ferraz, A, Fletcher, C, Gajapersad, K, Gillet, JF, Amaral, ILD, Gonmadje, C, Grogan, J, Harris, D, Herzog, SK, Homeier, J, Hubau, W, Hubbell, SP, Hufkens, K, Hurtado, J, Kamdem, NG, Kearsley, E, Kenfack, D, Kessler, M, Labrière, N, Laumonier, Y, Laurance, S, Laurance, WF, Lewis, SL, Libalah, MB, Ligot, G, Lloyd, J, Lovejoy, TE, Malhi, Y, Marimon, BS, Marimon Junior, BH, Martin, EH, Matius, P, Meyer, V, Mendoza Bautista, C, Monteagudo-Mendoza, A, Mtui, A, Neill, D, Parada Gutierrez, GA, Pardo, G, Parren, M, Parthasarathy, N, Phillips, OL, Pitman, NCA, Ploton, P, Ponette, Q, Ramesh, BR, Razafimahaimodison, JC, Réjou-Méchain, M, and Rolim, SG. "Pan-tropical prediction of forest structure from the largest trees." Global Ecology and Biogeography 27, no. 11 (November 1, 2018): 1366-1383.
Labriere, N, Tao, S, Chave, J, Scipal, K, Toan, TL, Abernethy, K, Alonso, A, Barbier, N, Bissiengou, P, Casal, T, Davies, SJ, Ferraz, A, Herault, B, Jaouen, G, Jeffery, KJ, Kenfack, D, Korte, L, Lewis, SL, Malhi, Y, Memiaghe, HR, Poulsen, JR, Rejou-Mechain, M, Villard, L, Vincent, G, White, LJT, and Saatchi, S. "In Situ Reference Datasets from the TropiSAR and AfriSAR Campaigns in Support of Upcoming Spaceborne Biomass Missions." Ieee Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing 11, no. 10 (October 1, 2018): 3617-3627.
Hawley, CR, Beirne, C, Meier, A, and Poulsen, JR. "Conspecific investigation of a deceased forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)." Pachyderm 2018, no. 59 (June 1, 2018): 97-100.
Poulsen, JR, Rosin, C, Meier, A, Mills, E, Nuñez, CL, Koerner, SE, Blanchard, E, Callejas, J, Moore, S, and Sowers, M. "Ecological consequences of forest elephant declines for Afrotropical forests." Conservation Biology : the Journal of the Society for Conservation Biology 32, no. 3 (June 2018): 559-567.
Ingram, DJ, Coad, L, Abernethy, KA, Maisels, F, Stokes, EJ, Bobo, KS, Breuer, T, Gandiwa, E, Ghiurghi, A, Greengrass, E, Holmern, T, Kamgaing, TOW, Ndong Obiang, AM, Poulsen, JR, Schleicher, J, Nielsen, MR, Solly, H, Vath, CL, Waltert, M, Whitham, CEL, Wilkie, DS, and Scharlemann, JPW. "Assessing Africa-Wide Pangolin Exploitation by Scaling Local Data." Conservation Letters 11, no. 2 (March 1, 2018). (Letter)
Slik, JWF, Franklin, J, Arroyo-Rodríguez, V, Field, R, Aguilar, S, Aguirre, N, Ahumada, J, Aiba, S-I, Alves, LF, K, A, Avella, A, Mora, F, Aymard C, GA, Báez, S, Balvanera, P, Bastian, ML, Bastin, J-F, Bellingham, PJ, van den Berg, E, da Conceição Bispo, P, Boeckx, P, Boehning-Gaese, K, Bongers, F, Boyle, B, Brambach, F, Brearley, FQ, Brown, S, Chai, S-L, Chazdon, RL, Chen, S, Chhang, P, Chuyong, G, Ewango, C, Coronado, IM, Cristóbal-Azkarate, J, Culmsee, H, Damas, K, Dattaraja, HS, Davidar, P, DeWalt, SJ, Din, H, Drake, DR, Duque, A, Durigan, G, Eichhorn, K, Eler, ES, Enoki, T, Ensslin, A, Fandohan, AB, Farwig, N, Feeley, KJ, Fischer, M, Forshed, O, Garcia, QS, Garkoti, SC, Gillespie, TW, Gillet, J-F, Gonmadje, C, Granzow-de la Cerda, I, Griffith, DM, Grogan, J, Hakeem, KR, Harris, DJ, Harrison, RD, Hector, A, Hemp, A, Homeier, J, Hussain, MS, Ibarra-Manríquez, G, Hanum, IF, Imai, N, Jansen, PA, Joly, CA, Joseph, S, Kartawinata, K, Kearsley, E, Kelly, DL, Kessler, M, Killeen, TJ, Kooyman, RM, Laumonier, Y, Laurance, SG, Laurance, WF, Lawes, MJ, Letcher, SG, Lindsell, J, Lovett, J, Lozada, J, Lu, X, Lykke, AM, Mahmud, KB, Mahayani, NPD, Mansor, A, Marshall, AR, Martin, EH, Calderado Leal Matos, D, Meave, JA, Melo, FPL, Mendoza, ZHA, Metali, F, Medjibe, VP, Metzger, JP, Metzker, T, Mohandass, D, Munguía-Rosas, MA, Muñoz, R, Nurtjahy, E, de Oliveira, EL, Onrizal, , Parolin, P, Parren, M, Parthasarathy, N, Paudel, E, Perez, R, Pérez-García, EA, Pommer, U, Poorter, L, Qie, L, Piedade, MTF, Pinto, JRR, Poulsen, AD, Poulsen, JR, Powers, JS, Prasad, RC, Puyravaud, J-P, Rangel, O, Reitsma, J, Rocha, DSB, Rolim, S, Rovero, F, Rozak, A, Ruokolainen, K, Rutishauser, E, Rutten, G, Mohd Said, MN, Saiter, FZ, Saner, P, Santos, B, Dos Santos, JR, Sarker, SK, Schmitt, CB, Schoengart, J, Schulze, M, Sheil, D, Sist, P, Souza, AF, Spironello, WR, Sposito, T, Steinmetz, R, Stevart, T, Suganuma, MS, Sukri, R, Sultana, A, Sukumar, R, Sunderland, T, Supriyadi, , Suresh, HS, Suzuki, E, Tabarelli, M, Tang, J, Tanner, EVJ, Targhetta, N, Theilade, I, Thomas, D, Timberlake, J, de Morisson Valeriano, M, van Valkenburg, J, Van Do, T, Van Sam, H, Vandermeer, JH, Verbeeck, H, Vetaas, OR, Adekunle, V, Vieira, SA, Webb, CO, Webb, EL, Whitfeld, T, Wich, S, Williams, J, Wiser, S, Wittmann, F, Yang, X, Adou Yao, CY, Yap, SL, Zahawi, RA, Zakaria, R, and Zang, R. "Phylogenetic classification of the world's tropical forests." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115, no. 8 (February 5, 2018): 1837-1842.
Mills, EC, Poulsen, JR, Fay, JM, Morkel, P, Clark, CJ, Meier, A, Beirne, C, and White, LJT. "Forest elephant movement and habitat use in a tropical forest-grassland mosaic in Gabon." Plos One 13, no. 7 (January 2018): e0199387-null.
Rosin, C, Poulsen, JR, Swamy, V, and Granados, A. "A pantropical assessment of vertebrate physical damage to forest seedlings and the effects of defaunation." Global Ecology and Conservation 11 (July 1, 2017): 188-195.
Koerner, SE, Poulsen, JR, Blanchard, EJ, Okouyi, J, and Clark, CJ. "Vertebrate community composition and diversity declines along a defaunation gradient radiating from rural villages in Gabon." Journal of Applied Ecology 54, no. 3 (June 1, 2017): 805-814.
Upstill-Goddard, RC, Salter, ME, Mann, PJ, Barnes, J, Poulsen, J, Dinga, B, Fiske, GJ, and Holmes, RM. "The riverine source of CH4 and N2O from the Republic of Congo, western Congo Basin." Biogeosciences 14, no. 9 (May 5, 2017): 2267-2281.
Burton, MEH, Poulsen, JR, Lee, ME, Medjibe, VP, Stewart, CG, Venkataraman, A, and White, LJT. "Reducing Carbon Emissions from Forest Conversion for Oil Palm Agriculture in Gabon." Conservation Letters 10, no. 3 (May 1, 2017): 297-307. (Letter)
Poulsen, JR, Koerner, SE, Miao, Z, Medjibe, VP, Banak, LN, and White, LJT. "Forest structure determines the abundance and distribution of large lianas in Gabon." Global Ecology and Biogeography 26, no. 4 (April 1, 2017): 472-485.
Carlson, BS, Koerner, SE, Medjibe, VP, White, LJT, and Poulsen, JR. "Deadwood stocks increase with selective logging and large tree frequency in Gabon." Global change biology 23, no. 4 (April 2017): 1648-1660.
Rosin, C, and Poulsen, JR. "Telemetric tracking of scatterhoarding and seed fate in a Central African forest." Biotropica 49, no. 2 (March 1, 2017): 170-176.
Poulsen, JR, Koerner, SE, Moore, S, Medjibe, VP, Blake, S, Clark, CJ, Akou, ME, Fay, M, Meier, A, Okouyi, J, Rosin, C, and White, LJT. "Poaching empties critical Central African wilderness of forest elephants." Current Biology : Cb 27, no. 4 (February 2017): R134-R135. (Letter)
Sullivan, MJP, Talbot, J, Lewis, SL, Phillips, OL, Qie, L, Begne, SK, Chave, J, Cuni-Sanchez, A, Hubau, W, Lopez-Gonzalez, G, Miles, L, Monteagudo-Mendoza, A, Sonké, B, Sunderland, T, Ter Steege, H, White, LJT, Affum-Baffoe, K, Aiba, S-I, de Almeida, EC, de Oliveira, EA, Alvarez-Loayza, P, Dávila, EÁ, Andrade, A, Aragão, LEOC, Ashton, P, Aymard C, GA, Baker, TR, Balinga, M, Banin, LF, Baraloto, C, Bastin, J-F, Berry, N, Bogaert, J, Bonal, D, Bongers, F, Brienen, R, Camargo, JLC, Cerón, C, Moscoso, VC, Chezeaux, E, Clark, CJ, Pacheco, ÁC, Comiskey, JA, Valverde, FC, Coronado, ENH, Dargie, G, Davies, SJ, De Canniere, C, Djuikouo K, MN, Doucet, J-L, Erwin, TL, Espejo, JS, Ewango, CEN, Fauset, S, Feldpausch, TR, Herrera, R, Gilpin, M, Gloor, E, Hall, JS, Harris, DJ, Hart, TB, Kartawinata, K, Kho, LK, Kitayama, K, Laurance, SGW, Laurance, WF, Leal, ME, Lovejoy, T, Lovett, JC, Lukasu, FM, Makana, J-R, Malhi, Y, Maracahipes, L, Marimon, BS, Junior, BHM, Marshall, AR, Morandi, PS, Mukendi, JT, Mukinzi, J, Nilus, R, Vargas, PN, Camacho, NCP, Pardo, G, Peña-Claros, M, Pétronelli, P, Pickavance, GC, Poulsen, AD, Poulsen, JR, Primack, RB, Priyadi, H, Quesada, CA, Reitsma, J, Réjou-Méchain, M, Restrepo, Z, Rutishauser, E, Salim, KA, Salomão, RP, Samsoedin, I, Sheil, D, Sierra, R, Silveira, M, Slik, JWF, Steel, L, Taedoumg, H, Tan, S, Terborgh, JW, Thomas, SC, Toledo, M, Umunay, PM, Gamarra, LV, Vieira, ICG, Vos, VA, Wang, O, Willcock, S, and Zemagho, L. "Diversity and carbon storage across the tropical forest biome." Scientific Reports 7 (January 17, 2017): 39102-null.
Austin, KG, Lee, ME, Clark, C, Forester, BR, Urban, DL, White, L, Kasibhatla, PS, and Poulsen, JR. "An assessment of high carbon stock and high conservation value approaches to sustainable oil palm cultivation in Gabon." Environmental Research Letters 12, no. 1 (January 1, 2017).
Miao, Z, Koerner, SE, Medjibe, VP, and Poulsen, JR. "Wanted: new allometric equations for large lianas and African lianas." Biotropica 48, no. 5 (September 1, 2016): 561-564.
Ngama, S, Korte, L, Bindelle, J, Vermeulen, C, and Poulsen, JR. "How Bees Deter Elephants: Beehive Trials with Forest Elephants (Loxodonta africana cyclotis) in Gabon." PloS one 11, no. 5 (January 2016): e0155690-.
Spencer-Jones, CL, Wagner, T, Dinga, BJ, Schefuß, E, Mann, PJ, Poulsen, JR, Spencer, RGM, Wabakanghanzi, JN, and Talbot, HM. "Bacteriohopanepolyols in tropical soils and sediments from the Congo River catchment area." Organic Geochemistry 89-90 (December 1, 2015): 1-13.
Slik, JWF, Arroyo-Rodríguez, V, Aiba, SI, Alvarez-Loayza, P, Alves, LF, Ashton, P, Balvanera, P, Bastian, ML, Bellingham, PJ, Van Den Berg, E, Bernacci, L, Da Conceição Bispo, P, Blanc, L, Böhning-Gaese, K, Boeckx, P, Bongers, F, Boyle, B, Bradford, M, Brearley, FQ, Hockemba, MBN, Bunyavejchewin, S, Matos, DCL, Castillo-Santiago, M, Catharino, ELM, Chai, SL, Chen, Y, Colwell, RK, Chazdon, RL, Clark, C, Clark, DB, Clark, DA, Culmsee, H, Damas, K, Dattaraja, HS, Dauby, G, Davidar, P, DeWalt, SJ, Doucet, JL, Duque, A, Durigan, G, Eichhorn, KAO, Eisenlohr, PV, Eler, E, Ewango, C, Farwig, N, Feeley, KJ, Ferreira, L, Field, R, De Oliveira Filho, AT, Fletcher, C, Forshed, O, Franco, G, Fredriksson, G, Gillespie, T, Gillet, JF, Amarnath, G, Griffith, DM, Grogan, J, Gunatilleke, N, Harris, D, Harrison, R, Hector, A, Homeier, J, Imai, N, Itoh, A, Jansen, PA, Joly, CA, De Jong, BHJ, Kartawinata, K, Kearsley, E, Kelly, DL, Kenfack, D, Kessler, M, Kitayama, K, Kooyman, R, Larney, E, Laumonier, Y, Laurance, S, Laurance, WF, Lawes, MJ, Do Amaral, IL, Letcher, SG, Lindsell, J, Lu, X, Mansor, A, Marjokorpi, A, Martin, EH, Meilby, H, Melo, FPL, Metcalfe, DJ, Medjibe, VP, Metzger, JP, Millet, J, Mohandass, D, Montero, JC, De Morisson Valeriano, M, Mugerwa, B, Nagamasu, H, Nilus, R, and Ochoa-Gaona, S. "Correction: An estimate of the number of tropical tree species (Proc Natl Acad Sci USA (2015) 112 (7472-7477) DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1423147112)." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112, no. 33 (August 18, 2015): E4628-E4629.
Slik, JWF, Arroyo-Rodríguez, V, Aiba, S-I, Alvarez-Loayza, P, Alves, LF, Ashton, P, Balvanera, P, Bastian, ML, Bellingham, PJ, van den Berg, E, Bernacci, L, da Conceição Bispo, P, Blanc, L, Böhning-Gaese, K, Boeckx, P, Bongers, F, Boyle, B, Bradford, M, Brearley, FQ, Breuer-Ndoundou Hockemba, M, Bunyavejchewin, S, Calderado Leal Matos, D, Castillo-Santiago, M, Catharino, ELM, Chai, S-L, Chen, Y, Colwell, RK, Chazdon, RL, Clark, C, Clark, DB, Clark, DA, Culmsee, H, Damas, K, Dattaraja, HS, Dauby, G, Davidar, P, DeWalt, SJ, Doucet, J-L, Duque, A, Durigan, G, Eichhorn, KAO, Eisenlohr, PV, Eler, E, Ewango, C, Farwig, N, Feeley, KJ, Ferreira, L, Field, R, de Oliveira Filho, AT, Fletcher, C, Forshed, O, Franco, G, Fredriksson, G, Gillespie, T, Gillet, J-F, Amarnath, G, Griffith, DM, Grogan, J, Gunatilleke, N, Harris, D, Harrison, R, Hector, A, Homeier, J, Imai, N, Itoh, A, Jansen, PA, Joly, CA, de Jong, BHJ, Kartawinata, K, Kearsley, E, Kelly, DL, Kenfack, D, Kessler, M, Kitayama, K, Kooyman, R, Larney, E, Laumonier, Y, Laurance, S, Laurance, WF, Lawes, MJ, Amaral, ILD, Letcher, SG, Lindsell, J, Lu, X, Mansor, A, Marjokorpi, A, Martin, EH, Meilby, H, Melo, FPL, Metcalfe, DJ, Medjibe, VP, Metzger, JP, Millet, J, Mohandass, D, Montero, JC, de Morisson Valeriano, M, Mugerwa, B, Nagamasu, H, Nilus, R, Ochoa-Gaona, S, Onrizal, , Page, N, Parolin, P, Parren, M, Parthasarathy, N, Paudel, E, Permana, A, Piedade, MTF, Pitman, NCA, Poorter, L, Poulsen, AD, Poulsen, J, Powers, J, Prasad, RC, Puyravaud, J-P, Razafimahaimodison, J-C, Reitsma, J, Dos Santos, JR, Roberto Spironello, W, Romero-Saltos, H, Rovero, F, Rozak, AH, Ruokolainen, K, Rutishauser, E, Saiter, F, Saner, P, Santos, BA, Santos, F, Sarker, SK, Satdichanh, M, Schmitt, CB, Schöngart, J, Schulze, M, Suganuma, MS, Sheil, D, da Silva Pinheiro, E, Sist, P, Stevart, T, Sukumar, R, Sun, I-F, Sunderland, T, Suresh, HS, Suzuki, E, Tabarelli, M, Tang, J, Targhetta, N, Theilade, I, Thomas, DW, Tchouto, P, Hurtado, J, Valencia, R, van Valkenburg, JLCH, Van Do, T, Vasquez, R, Verbeeck, H, Adekunle, V, Vieira, SA, Webb, CO, Whitfeld, T, Wich, SA, Williams, J, Wittmann, F, Wöll, H, Yang, X, Adou Yao, CY, Yap, SL, Yoneda, T, Zahawi, RA, Zakaria, R, Zang, R, de Assis, RL, Garcia Luize, B, and Venticinque, EM. "An estimate of the number of tropical tree species." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112, no. 24 (June 2015): 7472-7477.
Taylor, G, Scharlemann, JPW, Rowcliffe, M, Kümpel, N, Harfoot, MBJ, Fa, JE, Melisch, R, Milner-Gulland, EJ, Bhagwat, S, Abernethy, KA, Ajonina, AS, Albrechtsen, L, Allebone-Webb, S, Brown, E, Brugiere, D, Clark, C, Colell, M, Cowlishaw, G, Crookes, D, De Merode, E, Dupain, J, East, T, Edderai, D, Elkan, P, Gill, D, Greengrass, E, Hodgkinson, C, Ilambu, O, Jeanmart, P, Juste, J, Linder, JM, Macdonald, DW, Noss, AJ, Okorie, PU, Okouyi, VJJ, Pailler, S, Poulsen, JR, Riddell, M, Schleicher, J, Schulte-Herbrüggen, B, Starkey, M, van Vliet, N, Whitham, C, Willcox, AS, Wilkie, DS, Wright, JH, and Coad, LM. "Synthesising bushmeat research effort in West and Central Africa: A new regional database." Biological Conservation 181 (January 1, 2015): 199-205.
Talbot, HM, Handley, L, Spencer-Jones, CL, Bienvenu, DJ, Schefuß, E, Mann, PJ, Poulsen, JR, Spencer, RGM, Wabakanghanzi, JN, and Wagner, T. "Variability in aerobic methane oxidation over the past 1.2Myrs recorded in microbial biomarker signatures from Congo fan sediments." Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 133 (May 15, 2014): 387-401.

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