Revisiting “Success” and “Failure” of Marine Protected Areas: A Conservation Scientist Perspective

Giakoumi, S, McGowan, J, Mills, M et al. (18 more authors) (2018) Revisiting “Success” and “Failure” of Marine Protected Areas: A Conservation Scientist Perspective. Frontiers in Marine Science, 5. 223.



  • Giakoumi, S
  • McGowan, J
  • Mills, M
  • Beger, M
  • Bustamante, RH
  • Charles, A
  • Christie, P
  • Fox, M
  • Garcia-Borboroglu, P
  • Gelcich, S
  • Guidetti, P
  • Mackelworth, P
  • Maina, JM
  • McCook, L
  • Micheli, F
  • Morgan, LE
  • Mumby, PJ
  • Reyes, LM
  • White, A
  • Grorud-Colvert, K
  • Possingham, HP
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2018 Giakoumi, McGowan, Mills, Beger, Bustamante, Charles, Christie, Fox, Garcia-Borboroglu, Gelcich, Guidetti, Mackelworth, Maina, McCook, Micheli, Morgan, Mumby, Reyes, White, Grorud-Colvert and Possingham. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The use, distribution or reproduction in other forums is permitted, provided the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication in this journal is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.
Keywords: conservation scientists, effectiveness assessment, failure, marine protected areas, stakeholder engagement, success
  • Accepted: 11 June 2018
  • Published (online): 29 June 2018
  • Published: 29 June 2018
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Biological Sciences (Leeds) > School of Biology (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 13 Aug 2018 13:03
Last Modified: 13 Aug 2018 13:03
Status: Published
Publisher: Frontiers Media
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