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BRADLEY, B.A., ESTES, L.D., HOLE, D.G., HOLNESS, S., OPPENHEIMER, M., TURNER, W.R., BEUKES, H., SCHULZE, R.E., TADROSS, M.A. AND WILCOVE, D.S., 2012: Predicting how adaptation to climate change could affect ecological conservation: secondary impacts of shifting agricultural suitability, Diversity and Distributions 18: 425–437.

BUK, K.G. & KNIGHT, M.H. 2012. Habitat suitability model for black rhinoceros in Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa. South African Journal Wildlife Research 42 (2): 82-93. doi:org/10.3957/056.042.0206.

CROMSIGT, J.P.G.M., KERLEY, G.I.H. & KOWALCZYK, R. 2012. The difficulty of using species distribution modelling for the conservation of refugee species – the example of European bison. Diversity & Distributions 18(12): 1253–1257. doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4642.2012.00927.x

DDUMBA, H.  MUGISHA, J.Y., GONSALVES, J.W. & KERLEY, G.I.H. 2012. Periodicity and limit cycle perturbation analysis of a predator-prey model with interspecific species' interference, predator additional food and dispersal. Applied Mathematics and Computation. 00:00-00.

Ddumba, H., Mugisha, J.Y.T., Gonsalves, J. W. & Kerley, G.I.H. 2012. The role of predator fertility and prey threshold bounds in the global and local dynamics of a predator-prey model with a prey out-flux dilution effect. Applied Mathematics and Computation. 218: 9169-9186. doi:org/10.1016/j.amc.2012.02.074

Feely, J.M. 2012. isiXhosa name for leopard. African Zoology 47 (2): 00-00.

HAYWARD, M.W. & HAYWARD, M.D. 2012. Waterhole use by African fauna. South African Journal of Wildlife Research 42(2): 117-127. doi: org/10.3957/056.042.0209.

HAYWARD, M.W. 2012. Time to agree on a onservation benchmark for Australia. Pacific Conservation Biology 18(2): 69-76.

HAYWARD, M.W., JEDRZEJEWSKI, W. & JEDRZEWSKA, B. 2012. Prey preference of the tiger Panthera tigris. Journal of Zoology 86(3):221-231. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00871.x.

KAKEMBO, V., NDLELA, S. & CAMMERAAT, E. 2012. Trends in vegetation patchiness loss and implications for landscape function: the case of Pteronia incana in the Eastern Cape. Land Degradation and Development 23 (6): 548–556. DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2175.

KERLEY, G.I.H., KOWALCZYK, R. & CROMSIGT, J.P.G.M. 2012. Conservation implications of the refugee species concept and the European bison: king of the forest or refugee in a marginal habitat? Ecography 35:519-529. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0587.2011.07146.x

LANDMAN, M., SCHOEMAN, D.S., HALL-MARTIN, A.J. & KERLEY, GIH 2012. Understanding long-term variations in an elephant piosphere effect to manage impacts. PLoSOne 7: e45334.

LINKLATER WL, GEDIR JV, LAW PR, SWAISGOOD RR, ADCOCK K, DU PREEZ, P, KNIGHT, M.H. & KERLEY, G.I.H. 2012. Translocations as Experiments in the Ecological Resilience of an Asocial Mega-Herbivore. PLoS ONE 7(1): e30664. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0030664.

MAKIN, D.F., PAYNE, H.F.P. KERLEY, G.I.H. & SHRADER, A.M. 2012. Foraging in a 3D world: how does predation risk affect space use of vervet monkeys? Journal of Mammalogy 93(2): 422-428.

MALAN, E.M., REILLY, B.K., LANDMAN, M. & MYBURGH, W.J. 2012. Diet of black rhinoceros Dicerosbicornis m inor as determined by faecal microhistological analysis at the Mokopane Biodiversity Centre, Limpopo – a preliminary investigation. South African Journal of Wildlife Research 42(1):60-62. doi: org/10.3957/056.042.0104.

MANJORO, M., KAKEMBO V. & ROWNTREE, K. 2012. Trends in soil erosion and woody shrub encroachment in Ngqushwa district, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Environmental Management 49 (3): 570-579. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-012-9810-0.

MANJORO, M., ROWNTREE, K.M., KAKEMBO, V & FOSTER, I.D.L. 2012. Gully-fan morphodynamics in a small catchment in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Land Degradation and Development 23 (6): 569-576. DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2174.

MARTIN, T.G., NALLY, S., BURIDGE, A.A., ARNALL, S., GARNETT, S.T., HAYWARD, M.W., LUMSDEN, L.F.., MENKHORST, P., MCDONALD-MADDEN, E. & POSSINGHAM, H.P. 2012. Acting fast helps avoid extinction. Conservation Letters 5(4): 274-280. DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-263X.2012.00239.x.

MHANGARA, P. & KAKEMBO, V. (2012). An object-based classification and fragmentation analysis of land use and cover change in the Keiskamma catchment, Eastern Cape, South Africa. World Applied Sciences Journal 19 (7): 1018-1029. DOI: 10.5829/idosi.wasj.2012.19.07.955.

MHANGARA, P., KAKEMBO, V. & KYOUNG J. 2012. Soil Erosion Risk Assessment of the Keiskamma Catchment, South Africa using GIS and Remote Sensing, Environmental Earth Sciences, 65: 2087-2102 DOI 10.1007/s12665-011-1190-x.

MNONOPI, N., LEVENDAL, R-A., MZILIKAZI, N. & FROST, C. L. 2012. Marrubiin, a constituent of Leonotis leonurus, alleviates diabetic symptoms. Phytomedicine 19(6):488-93. doi: 10.1016/j.phymed.2011.12.008. Epub 2012 Feb 10.

MUGAGGA, F., KAKEMBO V & BUYINZA, M. 2012. A Characterization of the Physical Properties of Soil and the Implications for Landslide Occurrence on the Slopes of Mount Elgon, Eastern Uganda, Natural Hazards 60 (3): 1113-1131, DOI : 10.1007/s11069-011-9896-3. Impact factor 1.53.

MUGAGGA, F., KAKEMBO V & BUYINZA, M. 2012. Land use Changes on the Slopes of Mount Elgon and the Implications for the Occurrence of landslides Catena 90: 39–46 doi:10.1016/j.catena.2011.11.004.

NOWACK J., MZILIKAZI N. & DAUSMANN K.H. 2012. Torpor as an emergency solution in Galago moholi: heterothermy is triggered by different constraints. Journal of      Comparative Physiology B: Biochemical, Systems, and Environmental Physiology DOI 10.1007/500360-012-0725-0

NOWACK J., MZILIKAZI N., WIPPICH M., & DAUSMANN K.H. 2012. Surviving the cold dry period in Africa: behavioural adjustments as an alternative to heterothermy in Galago moholiInternational Journal of Primatology. DOI 10.1007/s10767-012-9646-8

ODINDI J., MHANGARA P. & KAKEMBO V. 2012. Remote sensing land-cover change in Port Elizabeth during South Africa’s democratic transition. South African Journal of Science 108 (5/6). doi.org/10.4102/sajs. v108i5/6.886.

OELKRUG, R., MEYER, C.W., HELDMAIER, G.& MZILIKAZI, N. 2012. Seasonal changes in thermogenesis of a free-ranging afrotherian small mammal, the Western rock elephant shrew (Elephantulus rupestris). Journal of Comparative Physiology B 182(5):715-27. doi: 10.1007/s00360-012-0647-x. Epub 2012 Feb 16.

Shrader, A.M, Brown, J.S., Kerley, G.I.H. & Kotler, B.P. 2012. Patch use in free ranging goats: does a large mammalian herbivore forage like other central place foragers? Ethology 118: 967–974. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0310.2012.02090.x.

TAMBLING, C.J., DRUCE, D.J., CASTLEY, J.G., ADENDORF, J. & KERLEY, G.I.H. 2012. Spatial and temporal changes in group dynamics and range use enable anti-predator responses in African buffalo. Ecology 93:1297–1304. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/11-1770.1

TAMBLING, C.J., LAURENCE, S.D., BELLAN, S.E., CAMERON, E.Z., DU TOIT, J.T. & GETZ, W.M. 2012. Estimating carnivoran diets using a combination of carcass observations and scats from GPS clusters. Journal of Zoology 286 (2): 102-109. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00856.x.

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