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Sanchez-Ortiz, K., Gonzalez, R., De Palma, A., Newbold, T., Hill, S.L.L., Tylianakis, J., Borger, L., Lysenko, I. & Purvis, A. (2019). Land-use and related pressures have reduced biotic integrity more on islands than on mainlands. bioRxiv. DOI: 10.1101/576546.
De Palma, A., Hoskins, A., Gonzalez, R.E., Newbold, T., Sanchez-Ortiz, K., Ferrier, S. & Purivs, A. (2018). Changes in the Biodiversity Intactness Index in tropical and subtropical forest biomes, 2001-2012. bioRxiv. DOI: 10.1101/311688.
Hill, S.L.L., Gonzalez, R., Sanchez-Ortiz, K., Caton, E., Espinoza, F., Newbold, T., Tylianakis, J., Scharlemann, J.P.W., De Palma, A. & Purvis A. (2018). Worldwide impacts of past and projected future land-use change on local species richness and the Biodiversity Intactness Index. bioRxiv. DOI: 10.1101/311787.

In Press:

Albaladejo-Robles, G., Böhm, M. & Newbold, T. (in press). Species life-history strategies affect population responses to temperature and land-cover changes. Global Change Biology. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.16454.
Isbell, F., Balvanera, P., Mori, A.S., He, J.-S., Bullock, J.M., Regmi, G.R., Seabloom, E.W., Ferrier, S., Sala, O.E., Guerrero-Ramirez, N.R., Tavella, J., Larkin, D.J., Schmid, B., Outhwaite, C.L., Pramual, P., Borer, E.T., Loreau, M., Omotoriogun, T.C., Obura, D.O., Anderson, M., Portales-Reyes, C., Kirkman, K., Vergara, P.M., Clark, A.T., Komatsu, K.J., Petchey, O.L., Weiskopf, S.R., Williams, L.J., Collins, S.L., Eisenhauer, N., Trisos, C.H., Renard, D., Wright, A.J., Tripathi, P., Cowles, J., Byrnes, J.E.K., Reich, P.B., Purvis, A., Sharip, Z., O'Connor, M.I., Kazanski, C.E., Haddad, N.M., Soto, E.H., Dee, L.E., Diaz, S., Zirbel, C.R., Avolio, M.L., Wang, S., Ma, Z., Liang, J., Farah, H.C., Johnson, J.A., Miller, B.W., Hautier, Y., Smith, M.D., Knops, J.M.H., Myers, B.J.E., Harmáčková, Z.V., Cortes, J., Harfoot, M.B.J., Gonzalez, A., Newbold, T., Oehri, J., Mazon, M., Dobbs, C. & Palmer, M.S. (in press). Expert perspectives on global biodiversity loss and its drivers and impacts on people. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. DOI: 10.1002/fee.2536.


Outhwaite, C.L., McCann, P. & Newbold (2022). Agriculture and climate change are reshaping insect biodiversity worldwide. Nature 605: 97-102. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-04644-x.
Etard, A., Pigot, A.L. & Newbold, T. (2022). Intensive human land uses negatively affect vertebrate functional diversity. Ecology Letters 25: 330-343. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13926.
Williams, J.J., Freeman, R., Spooner, F. & Newbold, T. (2022). Vertebrate population trends are influenced by interactions between land use, climatic position, habitat loss and climate change. Global Change Biology 28: 797-815. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.15978.
Outhwaite, C.L., Ortiz, A.M.D., Spooner, F.E.B., Dalin, C. & Newbold, T. (2022). Availability and proximity of natural habitat influence cropland biodiversity in forest biomes globally. Global Ecology & Biogeography 31: 1589-1602. DOI:
Danaher, C., Newbold, T., Cardille, J. & Chapman, A.S.A. (2022). Prioritizing conservation in sub-Saharan African lakes based on freshwater biodiversity and remote-sensing algal bloom metrics. Conservation Biology 36: e13914. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13914.
Loreau, M., Cardinale, B.J., Isbell, F., Newbold, T., O'Connor, M.I. & de Mazancourt, C. (2022). Do not downplay biodiversity loss. Nature 601: E27-E28. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-04179-7.
Fabbri, S., Owsianiak, M., Newbold, T. & Hauschild, M.Z. (2022). Development of climate tipping damage metric for life-cycle assessment—the influence of increased warming from the tipping. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment. DOI: 10.1007/s11367-022-02096-z.
Braga Ferreira, G., Newbold, T., Rabelo Oliveira, M.J., Pringle, H., Soares Pinheiro, M., Ferreira de Pinho, F., Carbone, C. & Rowcliffe, M. (2022). Limited temporal response of Cerrado mammals to anthropogenic pressure in areas under distinct levels of protection. Journal of Zoology 317: 43-55. DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12958.
Falloon, P., Bebber, D.P., Dalin, C., Ingram, J., Mitchell, D.M., Hartley, T., Johnes, P., Newbold, T., Challinor, A., Finch, J., Galdos, M., Petty, C., Cornforth, R.J., Bhunnoo, R., Pope, E., Enow, A., Borrion, A., Waterson, A., MacNeill, K., Houldcroft, A. (2022). What do changing weather and climate shocks and stresses mean for the UK food system? Environmental Research Letters 17: 051001. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ac68f9.
Burton, V.J., Contu, S., De Palma, A., Hill, S.L.L., Albrecht, H., Bone, J.S., Carpenter, D., Corstanje, R., De Smedt, P., Farrell, M., Ford, H.V., Hudson, L.N., Inward, K., Jones, D.T., Kosewska, A., Lo-Man-Hung, N.F., Magura, T., Mulder, C., Murvanidze, M., Newbold, T., Smith, J., Suarez, A.V., Suryometaram, S., Tóthmérész, B., Uehara-Prado, M., Vanbergen, A.J., Verheyen, K., Wuyts, K., Scharlemann, J.P.W., Eggleton, P. & Purvis, A. (2022). Land use and soil characteristics affect soil organisms differently from above-ground assemblages BMC Ecology and Evolution 22: 135. DOI: 10.1186/s12862-022-02089-4.


Millard, J., Outhwaite, C.L., Kinnersley, R., Freeman, R., Gregory, R.D., Adedoja, O., Gavini, S., Kioko, E., Kuhlmann, M., Ollerton, J., Ren, Z.-X. & Newbold, T. (2021). Global effects of land-use intensity on local pollinator biodiversity. Nature Communications 12: 2902. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-23228-3.
Ortiz, A.M.D., Outhwaite, C.L., Dalin, C. & Newbold, T. (2021). A review of the interactions between biodiversity, agriculture, climate change, and international trade: research and policy priorities. One Earth 4: 88-101. DOI: 10.1016/j.oneear.2020.12.008.
Williams, J.J. & Newbold, T. (2021). Vertebrate responses to human land use are influenced by their proximity to climatic tolerance limits. Diversity & Distributions 27: 1308-1323. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.13282.
Mori, A.S., Dee, L.E., Gonzalez, A., Ohashi, H., Cowles, J., Wright, A.J., Loreau, M., Hautier, Y., Newbold, T., Reich, P.B., Matsui, T., Takeuchi, W., Okada, K., Seidl, R. & Isbell, F. (2021). Biodiversity–productivity relationships are key to nature-based climate solutions. Nature Climate Change 11: 543-550. DOI: 10.1038/s41558-021-01062-1.
O'Connor, M.I., Mori, A.S., Gonzalez, A., Dee, L.E., Loreau, M., Avolio, M., Byrnes, J.E.K., Cheung, W., Cowles, J., Clark, A.T., Hautier, Y., Hector, A., Komatsu, K., Newbold, T., Outhwaite, C.L., Reich, P.B., Seabloom, E., Williams, L., Wright, A. & Isbell, F. (2021). Grand challenges in biodiversity–ecosystem functioning research in the era of science–policy platforms require explicit consideration of feedbacks. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B, Biological Sciences 288: 20210783. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2021.0783
Hassell, J.M., Newbold, T., Dobson, A.P., Linton, Y.-M., Franklinos, L.H.V., Zimmerman, D. & Pagenkopp Lohan, K.M. (2021). Towards an ecosystem model of infectious disease. Nature Ecology & Evolution 5: 907-918. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-021-01454-8.
De Palma, A., Hoskins, A., Gonzalez, R.E., Börger, L., Newbold, T., Sanchez-Ortiz, K., Ferrier, S. & Purvis, A. (2021). Annual changes in the Biodiversity Intactness Index in tropical and subtropical forest biomes, 2001–2012. Scientific Reports 11: 20249. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-98811-1.
Marques, A., Robuchon, M., Hellweg, S., Newbold, T., Beher, J., Bekker, S., Essl, F., Ehrlich, D., Hill, S., Jung, M., Marquardt, S., Rosa, F., Rugani, B., Suárez-Castro, A.F., Silva, A.P., Williams, D.R., Dubois, G. & Sala, S. (2021). A research perspective towards a more complete biodiversity footprint: a report from the World Biodiversity Forum. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 26: 238-243. DOI: 10.1007/s11367-020-01846-1.
Soroye, P., Newbold, T. & Kerr, J.T. (2021). Multiple measures of biodiversity change make for the strongest analyses with historical data – Reply to Guzman et al., 2021. Biological Conservation 260: 109217. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109217.


Newbold, T., Oppenheimer, P., Etard, A. & Williams, J.J. (2020). Tropical and Mediterranean biodiversity is disproportionately sensitive to land-use and climate change. Nature Ecology & Evolution 4: 1630-1638. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-020-01303-0.
Soroye, P., Newbold T. & Kerr, J. (2020). Climate change contributes to widespread declines among bumble bees across continents. Science 367: 685-688. DOI: 10.1126/science.aax8591. Coverage.
Gibb, R., Redding, D.W., Qing Chin, K., Donnelly, C.A., Blackburn, T.M., Newbold, T. & Jones, K.E. (2020). Zoonotic host diversity increases in human-dominated ecosystems. Nature 584: 398-402. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-2562-8. Coverage.
Rounsevell, M.D.A., Harfoot, M., Harrison, P.A., Newbold, T., Gregory, R.D. & Mace, G.M. (2020). A biodiversity target based on species extinctions. Science 368: 1193-1195. DOI: 10.1126/science.aba6592. Coverage.
Leclère, D., Obersteiner, M., Barrett, M., Butchart, S.H.M., Chaudhary, A., De Palma, A., DeClerck, F.A.J., Di Marco, M., Doelman, J.C., Dürauer, M., Freeman, R., Harfoot, M., Hasegawa, T., Hellweg, S., Hilbers, J.P., Hill, S.L.L., Humpenöder, F., Jennings, N., Krisztin, T., Mace, G.M., Ohashi, H., Popp, A., Purvis, A., Schipper, A.M., Tabeau, A., Valin, H., van Meijl, H., van Zeist, W.-J., Visconti, P., Alkemade, R., Almond, R., Bunting, G., Burgess, N.D., Cornell, S.E., Di Fulvio, F., Ferrier, S., Fritz, S., Fujimori, S., Grooten, M., Harwood, T., Havlik, P., Herrero, M., Hoskins, A.J., Jung, M., Kram, T., Lotze-Campen, H., Matsui, T., Meyer, C., Nel, D., Newbold, T., Schmidt-Traub, G., Stehfest, E., Strassburg, B.B.N., van Vuuren, D.P., Ware, C., Watson, J.E.M., Wu, W. & Young, L. (2020). Bending the curve of terrestrial biodiversity needs an integrated strategy. Nature 585: 551-556. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-2705-y. Coverage.
Newbold, T., Bentley, L.F., Hill, S.L.L., Edgar, M.J., Horton, M., Su, G., Sekercioglu, C.H., Collen, B. & Puvis, A. (2020). Global effects of land use on biodiversity differ among functional groups. Functional Ecology 34: 684-693. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13500. Coverage.
Williams, J.J., Bates, A.E. & Newbold, T. (2020). Human-dominated land uses favour species affiliated with more extreme climates, especially in the tropics. Ecography 43: 391-405. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.04806.
Millard, J.W., Freeman, R. & Newbold, T. (2020). Text-analysis reveals taxonomic and geographic disparities in animal pollination literature. Ecography 43: 44-59. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.04532.
Etard, A., Morrill, S. & Newbold, T. (2020). Global gaps in trait data for terrestrial vertebrates. Global Ecology & Biogeography 29: 2143-2158. DOI: 10.1111/geb.13184.
Williams, J.J. & Newbold, T. (2020). Local climatic changes affect biodiversity responses to land use: A review. Diversity & Distributions 26: 76-92. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12999.
Sykes, L., Santini, L., Etard, A. & Newbold, T. (2020). Effects of rarity form on species’ responses to land use. Conservation Biology 34: 688-696. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13419.
García-Vega, D. & Newbold, T. (2020). Assessing the effects of land use on biodiversity in the world’s drylands and Mediterranean environments. Biodiversity & Conservation 29: 393-408. DOI: 10.1007/s10531-019-01888-4.
Newbold, T., Tittensor, D.P., Harfoot, M.B.J., Scharlemann, J.P.W. & Purves, D.W. (2020). Non-linear changes in modelled terrestrial ecosystems subjected to perturbations. Scientific Reports 10: 14051. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-70960-9.
Braga Ferreira, G., Collen, B., Newbold, T., Oliveira, M.J.R., Pinheiro, M.S., Ferreira de Pinho, F., Rowcliffe, M. & Carbone, C. (2020). Strict protected areas are essential for the conservation of larger and threatened mammals in a priority region of the Brazilian Cerrado. Biological Conservation 251: 108762. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2020.108762.
Lade, S.J., Steffen, W., de Vries, W., Carpenter, S.R., Donges, J.F., Gerten, D., Hoff, H., Newbold, T., Richardson, K. & Rockström (2020). Human impacts on planetary boundaries amplified by Earth system interactions. Nature Sustainability 3: 119-128. DOI: 10.1038/s41893-019-0454-4.


Newbold, T., Adams, G.L., Albaladejo Robles, G., Boakes, E.H., Braga Ferreira, G., Chapman, A.S.A., Etard, A., Gibb, R., Millard, J., Outhwaite, C.L. & Williams, J.J. (2019). Climate and land-use change homogenise terrestrial biodiversity, with consequences for ecosystem functioning and human well-being. Emerging Topics in Life Sciences 3: 207-219. DOI: 10.1042/ETLS20180135. Open version.
Newbold, T. (2019). The trouble with trade. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 522-523. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-019-0816-3.
Beckmann, M., Gerstner, K., Akin-Fajiye, M., Ceasu, S., Kambach, S., Kinlock, N., Phillips, H.R.P., Verhagen, W., Gurevitch, J., Klotz, S., Newbold, T., Verburg, P., Winter, M. & Seppelt, R. (2019). Conventional land‐use intensification reduces species richness and increases production: A global meta‐analysis. Global Change Biology 25: 1941-1956. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14606. Open version.
Jung, M., Rowhani, P., Newbold, T., Bentley, L., Purvis, A. & Scharlemann, J.P.W. (2019). Local species assemblages are influenced more by past than current dissimilarities in photosynthetic activity. Ecography 42: 670-682. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.04031. Open version.
Newbold, T., Sanchez-Ortiz, K., De Palma, A., Hill, S.L.L. & Purvis, A. (2019). Reply to ‘The biodiversity intactness index may underestimate losses’. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 864-865. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-019-0896-0.


Newbold, T., Hudson, L.N., Contu, S., Hill, S.L.L., Beck, J., Liu, Y., Meyer, C., Phillips, H.R.P., Scharlemann, J.P.W. & Purvis, A. (2018). Widespread winners and narrow-ranged losers: Land use homogenizes biodiversity in local assemblages worldwide. PLoS Biology 16: e2006841. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.2006841 (Open access). Coverage.
Newbold, T. (2018). Future effects of climate and land-use change on terrestrial vertebrate community diversity under different scenarios. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B, Biological Sciences 285: 20180792. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2018.0792 (Open access). Coverage.
Purvis, A., Newbold, T., De Palma, A., Contu, S., Hill, S.L.L., Sanchez-Ortiz, K., Phillips, H.R.P., Hudson, L.N., Lysenko, I., Borger, L. & Scharlemann, J.P.W. (2018). Modelling and projecting the response of local terrestrial biodiversity worldwide to land use and related pressures: The PREDICTS Project. Advances in Ecological Research 58: 201-241. DOI: 10.1016/bs.aecr.2017.12.003.


Newbold, T., Boakes, E.H., Hill, S.L.L., Harfoot, M.B.J. & Collen, B. (2017). The present and future effects of land use on ecological assemblages in tropical grasslands and savannas in Africa. Oikos 126: 1760-1769. DOI: 10.1111/oik.04338. Open version.
Hudson, L.N., Newbold, T., Contu, S., Hill, S.L.L., Lysenko, I., De Palma, A. Phillips, H.R.P., [hundreds of data collators and contributors], Collen, B., Ewers, R.M., Mace, G.M., Purves, D.W., Scharlemann, J.P.W. & Purvis, A. (2017). The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project. Ecology & Evolution 7: 145-188. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2579 (Open access).
Jung, M., Hill, S.L.L., Platts, P.J., Marchant, R., Siebert, S., Fournier, A., Munyekenye, F.B., Purvis, A., Burgess, N.D. & Newbold, T. (2017). Local factors mediate the response of biodiversity to land use on two African mountains. Animal Conservation 20: 370-381. DOI: 10.1111/acv.12327. Open version.
Phillips, H.R.P., Newbold, T. & Purvis, A. (2017). Land-use effects on local biodiversity in tropical forests vary between continents. Biodiversity & Conservation 26: 2251-2270. DOI: 10.1007/s10531-017-1356-2 (Open access).
Thaxter, C.B., Buchanan, G.M., Carr, J., Butchart, S.H.M., Newbold, T., Green, R.E., Tobias, J.A., Foden, W.B., O'Brien, S. & Pearce-Higgins, J.W. (2017). Bird and bat species’ global vulnerability to collision mortality at wind farms revealed through a trait-based assessment. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B, Biological Sciences 284: 20170829. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.0829. Open version.


Newbold, T., Hudson, L.N., Arnell, A.P., Contu, S., De Palma, A., Ferrier, S., Hill, S.L.L., Hoskins, A.J., Lysenko, I., Phillips, H.R.P., Burton, V.J., Chng, C.W.T., Emerson, S., Gao, D., Pask-Hale, G., Hutton, J., Jung, M., Sanchez-Ortiz, K., Simmons, B.I., Whitmee, S., Zhang, H., Scharlemann, J.P.W. & Purvis, A. (2016). Has land use pushed terrestrial biodiversity beyond the planetary boundary? A global assessment. Science 353: 288-291. DOI: 10.1126/science.aaf2201. Open version. Coverage.
Newbold, T., Hudson, L.N., Hill, S.L.L., Contu, S., Gray, C.L., Scharlemann, J.P.W., Börger, L., Phillips, H.R.P., Sheil, D., Lysenko, I. & Purvis, A. (2016). Global patterns of terrestrial assemblage turnover within and among land uses. Ecography 39: 1151-1163. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.01932 (Open access).
Gray, C.L., Hill, S.L.L., Newbold, T., Hudson, L.N., Börger, L., Contu, S., Hoskins, A.J., Ferrier, S., Purvis, A. & Scharlemann, J.P.W. (2016). Local biodiversity is higher inside than outside terrestrial protected areas worldwide. Nature Communications 7: 12306. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12306 (Open access). Coverage.
Echeverría-Londoño, S., Newbold, T., Hudson, L.N., Contu, S., Hill, S., Lysenko, I., Arbeláez-Cortés, E., Armbrecht, I., Boekhout, T., Cabra-García, J., Dominguez-Haydar, Y., Nates-Parra, G., Gutierrez-Lamus, D., Higuera, D., Isaacs-Cubides, P.J., López-Quintero, C.A., Martinez, E., Miranda-Esquivel, D.R., Navarro-Iriarte, L.E., Noriega, J.A., Otavo, S.E., Parra-H, A., Poveda, K., Ramirez-Pinilla, M.P., Rey-Velasco, J.C., Rosselli, L., Smith-Pardo, A., Stiles, G., Urbina-Cardona, J.N. & Purvis, A. (2016). Modelling and projecting the response of Colombian biodiversity to land-use change. Diversity & Distributions 22: 1099-1111. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12478. Open version.
Bartlett, L.J., Newbold, T., Purves, D.W., Tittensor, D.P., Harfoot, M.B.J. (2016). Synergistic impacts of habitat loss and fragmentation on model ecosystems. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B, Biological Sciences 283: 20161027. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.1027 (Open access).
Seppelt, R., Beckmann, M., Ceasu, S., Cord, A.F., Gerstner, K., Gurevitch, J., Kambach, S., Klotz, S., Mendenhall, C., Phillips, H.R.P., Powell, K., Verburg, P.H., Verhagen, W., Winter, M. & Newbold, T. (2016). Harmonizing biodiversity conservation and productivity in the context of increasing demands on landscapes. Bioscience 66: 890-896. DOI: 10.1093/biosci/biw004 (Open access).
Hill, S.L.L., Harfoot, M., Purvis, A., Purves, D.W., Collen, B., Newbold, T., Burgess, N.D. & Mace, G.M. (2016). Reconciling biodiversity indicators to guide understanding and action. Conservation Letters 9: 405-412. DOI: 10.1111/conl.12291 (Open access).


Newbold, T., Hudson, L.N., Hill, S.L.L., Contu, S., Lysenko, I., Senior, R.A., Börger, L., Bennett, D.J., Choimes, A., Collen, B., Day, J., De Palma, A., Díaz, S., Echeverria-Londoño, S., Edgar, M.J., Feldman, A., Garon, M., Harrison, M.L.K., Alhusseini, T., Ingram, D.J., Itescu, Y., Kattge, J., Kemp, V., Kirkpatrick, L., Kleyer, M., Laginha Pinto Correia, D., Martin, C.D., Meiri, S., Novosolov, M., Pan, Y., Phillips, H.R.P., Purves, D.W., Robinson, A., Simpson, J., Tuck, S.L., Weiher, E., White, H.J., Ewers, R.M., Mace, G.M., Scharlemann, J.P.W. & Purvis, A. (2015). Global effects of land use on local terrestrial biodiversity. Nature 520: 45-50. DOI: 10.1038/nature14324. Open version. Coverage.
De Palma, A., Kuhlmann, M., Roberts, S.P.M., Potts, S.G., Borger, L., Hudson, L.N., Lysenko, I., Newbold, T. & Purvis, A. (2015). Ecological traits affect the sensitivity of bees to land-use pressures in European agricultural landscapes. Journal of Applied Ecology 52: 1567-1577. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12524 (Open access). Coverage.
Willis, S.G., Foden, W., Baker, D.J., Belle, E., Burgess, N.D., Carr, J.A., Doswald, N., Garcia, R.A., Hartley, A., Hof, C., Newbold, T., Rahbek, C., Smith, R.J., Visconti, P., Young, B.E. & Butchart, S.H.M (2015). Integrating climate change vulnerability assessments from species distribution models and trait-based approaches. Biological Conservation 190: 167-178. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2015.05.001.


Newbold, T., Hudson, L.N., Phillips, H.R.P., Hill, S.L.L., Contu, S., Lysenko, I., Blandon, A., Butchart, S.H.M., Booth, H.L., Day, J., De Palma, A., Harrison, M.L.K., Kirkpatrick, L., Pynegar, E., Robinson, A., Simpson, J., Mace, G.M., Scharlemann, J.P.W. & Purvis, A. (2014). A global model of the response of tropical and sub-tropical forest biodiversity to anthropogenic pressures. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B, Biological Sciences 281: 20141371. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2014.1371 (Open access).
Newbold, T., Scharlemann, J.P.W., Butchart, S.H.M., Şekercioğlu, Ç.H., Joppa, L., Alkemade, R. & Purves, D.W. (2014). Functional traits, land-use change and the structure of present and future bird communities in tropical forests. Global Ecology & Biogeography 23: 1073-1084. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12186.
Harfoot, M., Newbold, T., Tittensor, D.P., Emmott, S., Hutton, J., Lyutsarev, V., Smith, M.J., Scharlemann, J.P.W. & Purves, D.W. (2014). Emergent global patterns of ecosystem structure and function from a mechanistic General Ecosystem Model. PLoS Biology 12: e1001841. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001841 (Open access). Coverage.
Hudson, L.N., Newbold, T., Contu, S., Hill, S.L.L., Lysenko, I., De Palma, A., Phillips, H.R.P., Senior, R.A., Bedford, F., Bennett, D., Booth, H., Choimes, S., Laginha Correia Pinto, D., Day, J., Echeverría-Londoño, S., Garon, M., Harrison, M.L.K., Ingram, D.I., Jung, M., Kemp, V., Kirkpatrick, L., Martin, C., Pan, Y., Robinson, A., White, H., [hundreds of data contributors], Collen, B., Ewers, R.M., Mace, G.M., Purves, D.W., Scharlemann, J.P.W. & Purvis, A. (2014). The PREDICTS database: a global database of how local terrestrial biodiversity responds to human impacts. Ecology & Evolution 4: 4701–4735. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1303 (Open access).
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Newbold, T., Scharlemann, J.P.W., Butchart, S.H.M., Sekercioglu, C.H., Alkemade, R., Booth, H. & Purves, D.W. (2013). Ecological traits affect the response of tropical forest bird species to land-use intensity. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B, Biological Sciences 280: 20122131. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2012.2131. Coverage.
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Newbold, T., Butchart, S.H.M., Sekercioglu, C.H., Purves, D.W. & Scharlemann, J.P.W. (2012). Mapping functional traits: comparing abundance and presence-absence estimates at large spatial scales. PLoS ONE 7: e44019. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044019 (Open access).


Newbold, T., Reader, T., El-Gabbas, A., Berg, W., Shohdi, W.M., Zalat, S., Baha El Din, S. & Gilbert, F. (2010). Testing the accuracy of species distribution models using species records from a new field survey. Oikos 119: 1326-1334. DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2009.18295.x.
Newbold, T. (2010). Applications and limitations of museum data for conservation and ecology, with particular attention to species distribution models. Progress in Physical Geography 34: 3-22. DOI: 10.1177/0309133309355630.


Newbold, T, Gilbert, F., Zalat, S., El-Gabbas, A. & Reader, T. (2009). Climate-based models of spatial patterns of species richness in Egypt’s butterfly and mammal fauna. Journal of Biogeography 36: 2085-2095. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2009.02140.x.
Newbold, T., Reader, T., Zalat, S., El-Gabbas, A. & Gilbert, F. (2009). Effect of characteristics of butterfly species on the accuracy of distribution models in an arid environment. Biodiversity & Conservation 18: 3629-3641. DOI: 10.1007/s10531-009-9668-5.


Newbold, T., Collins, S., Behnke, J., Eales, J., El-Geznawy, A., El-Tohamy, T., Ezzat, R., Farag, D., Gilbert, F., Jobling, S., Marhcant, D., Madaney, D., Mohamed, E., Zalat, H., Taylor, G., Woodward, B. & Zalat, S. (2008). Sentinel behaviour and the watchman's call in the Chukar at St Katherine Protectorate, Sinai, Egypt. Egyptian Journal of Biology 10: 42-53. Open access here.


Newbold, T., Meregalli, M., Colonnelli, E., Barclay, M., Elbanna, S., Abu Fandud, N., Flegg, F., Fouad, R., Gilbert, F., Hall, V., Hancock, C., Ismail, M., Osamy, S., Saber, I., Semida, F. & Zalat, S. (2007). Redescription of a weevil Paramecops sinaitus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Molytinae) from the Sinai and an ecological study of its interaction with the Sinai milkweed Asclepias sinaica (Gentianales: Asclepiadaceae). European Journal of Entomology 104: 505-515. DOI: 10.14411/eje.2007.071 (Open access).