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Research Output

2020

The global costs and benefits of expanding Marine Protected Areas

Brander, L., Van Beukering, P., Nijsten, L., McVittie, A., Baulcomb, C., Eppink, F. V. & van der Lelij, J. A. C., 20 Mar 2020, In : Marine Policy. 116, 103953.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Economic valuation of ecosystem goods and services: a review for decision makers

Tinch, R., Beaumont, N., Sunderland, T., Ozdemiroglu, E., Barton, D., Bowe, C., Borger, T., Burgess, P., Cooper, N., Faccioli, M., Failler, P., Gkolemi, I., Kumar, R., Longo, A., McVittie, A., Morris, J., Park, J., Ravenscroft, N., Schaafsma, M., Vause, J. & 1 others, Ziv, G., 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy. 8, 4, p. 359-378

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Knowledge sharing, problem solving and professional development in a Scottish Ecosystem Services Community of Practice

Metzger, M., Dick, J., Gardner, A., Bellamy, C., Blackstock, K., Brown, C., Chisholm, R., Cochrane, P., Drewitt, J., Gimona, A., Hester, A., Mathieson, S., Nijnik, M., McVittie, A., Petr, M., Smith, R. & Smith, M., 1 Dec 2019, In : Regional Environmental Change. 19, 8, p. 2275-2286 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)

Prioritising support for cost effective rare breed conservation using multi-criteria decision analysis

Wainwright, W., Vosough Ahmadi, B., McVittie, A., Simm, G. & Moran, D., 11 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, 110.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
2 Citations (Scopus)
48 Downloads (Pure)
2017

A review of the social, economic and environmental benefits and constraints linked to wild land in Scotland

McVittie, A., Bryce, R., Glass, J., Woolvin, A., Carver, S., Fisher, M., McMorran, R. & Sedee, C., 2017, Scottish Natural Heritage. 109 p. (Commissioned Report; no. 919)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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7 Downloads (Pure)

Ecosystem-based solutions for disaster risk reduction: lessons from European applications of ecosystem-based adaptation measures

McVittie, A., Cole, LJ., Wreford, A., Sgobbi, A. & Yordi, B., 27 Dec 2017, In : International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. 32, p. 42 - 54 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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10 Citations (Scopus)
104 Downloads (Pure)

Sustainable intensification of agriculture: impacts on sustainable soil management

Rees, RM., Griffiths, BS., McVittie, A., Ginzky, H. (ed.), Dooley, E. (ed.), Heuser, IL. (ed.), Kasimbazi, E. (ed.), Markus, T. (ed.) & Qin, T. (ed.), 2017, International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy 2017. Ginzky, H., Dooley, E., Heuser, IL., Kasimbazi, E., Markus, T. & Qin, T. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 2. p. 7 - 16 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016

Communicating soil carbon science to farmers: incorporating credibility, salience and legitimacy

Ingram, J., Mills, J., Dibari, C., Ferrise, R., Ghaley, BB., Hansen, JG., Iglesias, A., Karaczun, Z., McVittie, A., Merante, P., Molnar, A. & Sanchez, B., 4 Nov 2016, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 48, p. 115 - 148 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
25 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Improving interdisciplinary collaboration in bio-economic modelling for agricultural systems

Kragt, ME., Pannell, DJ., McVittie, A., Stott, AW., Vosough Ahmadi, B. & Wilson, P., 2016, In : Agricultural Systems. 143

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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12 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Management of agricultural soils for greenhouse gas mitigation: learning from a case study in NE Spain

Sanchez, B., Iglesias, A., McVittie, A., Alvaro-Fuentes, J., Ingram, J., Mills, J., Lesschen, JP. & Kuikman, PJ., 2016, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 170, p. 37 - 49 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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14 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

The co-benefits of biodiversity conservation programmes on wider ecosystem services

Austin, Z., McVittie, A., McCracken, DI., Moxey, A., Moran, D. & White, PCL., 29 Jun 2016, In : Ecosystem Services. 20, p. 37 - 43 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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13 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Estimating the costs and benefits of adapting agriculture to climate change

Wreford, A., Moran, D., Moxey, A., Evans, KA., Fox, NJ., Glenk, K., Hutchings, MR., McCracken, DI., McVittie, A., Mitchell, MA., Topp, CFE. & Wall, E., 2015, In : EuroChoices. 14, 2, p. 16 - 23 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Integrating quantitative and qualitative data in assessing the cost-effectiveness of biodiversity conservation programmes

Austin, Z., McVittie, A., McCracken, DI., Moxey, A., Moran, D. & White, PCL., 2015, In : Biodiversity and Conservation. 24, 6, p. 1359 - 1375 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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7 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Molecular tools for bathing water assessment in Europe: balancing social science research with a rapidly developing environmental science evidence-base

Oliver, DM., Hanley, ND., van Niekerk, M., Kay, D., Heathwaite, AL., Rabinovici, SJM., Kinzelman, JL., Fleming, LE., Porter, J., Shaikh, S., Fish, R., Chilton, S., Hewitt, J., Connolly, E., Cummins, A., Glenk, K., McPhail, C., McRory, E., McVittie, A., Giles, A. & 8 others, Roberts, S., Simpson, K., Tinch, D., Thairs, T., Avery, LM., Vinten, AJA., Watts, BD. & Quilliam, RS., 2015, In : Ambio. 45, 1, p. 52 - 62

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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6 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Operationalizing an ecosystem services-based approach using Bayesian Belief Networks: an application to riparian buffer strips

McVittie, A., Norton, L., Martin-Ortega, J., Siameti, I., Glenk, K. & Aalders, I., 2015, In : Ecological Economics. 110, p. 15 - 27 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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34 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)
2013

A systematic review of the environmental impacts of GM crop cultivation as reported from 2006 to 2011

Knox, OGG., Hall, C., McVittie, A., Walker, RL. & Knight, B., Jun 2013, In : Food and Nutrition Sciences. 4, p. 28 - 44 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
3 Downloads (Pure)
2012

Ecosystem service values for mangroves in Southeast Asia: A meta-analysis and value transfer application

Brander, LM., Wagtendonk, AJ., Hussain, SS., McVittie, A., Verburg, PH., de Groot, RS. & van der Ploeg, S., 2012, In : Ecosystem Services. 1, 1, p. 62 - 69 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

136 Citations (Scopus)

Global estimates of the value of ecosystems and their services in monetary units

de Groot, R., Brander, L., van der Ploeg, S., Costanza, R., Bernard, F., Braat, L., Christie, M., Crossman, N., Ghermandi, A., Hein, L., Hussain, SS., Kumar, P., McVittie, A., Portela, R., Rodriguez, LC., ten Brink, P. & van Beukering, P., 2012, In : Ecosystem Services. 1, 1, p. 50 - 61 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

859 Citations (Scopus)
2011

A structural equation model of the factors influencing British consumers' behaviour toward animal welfare

Toma, L., McVittie, A., Hubbard, C. & Stott, AW., 2011, In : Journal of Food Products Marketing. 17, 2-3, p. 261 - 278 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Developing carbon budgets for UK agriculture, land-use, land-use change and forestry out to 2022

Moran, D., MacLeod, M., Wall, E., Eory, V., McVittie, A., Barnes, AP., Rees, RM., Topp, CFE., Pajot, G., Matthews, R., Smith, P. & Moxey, A., 2011, In : Climatic Change. 105, 3-4, p. 529 - 553 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
35 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Developing greenhouse gas marginal abatement cost curves for agricultural emissions from crops and soils in the UK

MacLeod, M., Moran, D., Eory, V., Rees, RM., Barnes, AP., Topp, CFE., Ball, BC., Hoad, SP., Wall, E., McVittie, A., Pajot, G., Matthews, R., Smith, P. & Moxey, A., 2010, In : Agricultural Systems. 103, 4, p. 198 - 209 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Citations (Scopus)

Marginal abatement cost curves for UK agricultural greenhouse gas emissions

Moran, D., MacLeod, M., Wall, E., Eory, V., McVittie, A., Barnes, AP., Rees, RM., Topp, CFE. & Moxey, A., 2010, In : Journal of Agricultural Economics. 62, 1, p. 93 - 118 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

Mitigation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Agriculture: A UK Perspective

Moran, D., MacLeod, M., Wall, E., Eory, V., McVittie, A., Barnes, A. & Rees, B., 2010, In : EuroChoices. 9, 3, p. 22-23 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Public preferences for rural policy reform: evidence from Scottish surveys

McVittie, A., Moran, D. & Elston, D., 2010, In : Regional Studies. 44, 5, p. 609 - 626 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

The demand for rural amenity in the EU: methods and recent progress

Moran, D., McVittie, A., Sayadi, S., Parra-Lopez, C., Oskam, A. (ed.), Meester, G. (ed.) & Silvis, H. (ed.), 2010, EU policy for agriculture, food and rural areas. Oskam, A., Meester, G. & Silvis, H. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 325 - 336 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Valuing the non-use benefits of marine conservation zones: An application to the UK Marine Bill

McVittie, A. & Moran, D., 2010, In : Ecological Economics. 70, 2, p. 413 - 424 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Estimation of the value the public places on regulations to improve broiler welfare

Moran, D. & McVittie, A., 2008, In : Animal Welfare. 17, 1, p. 43 - 52 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Dynamics of water use in Scotland

Moran, D., MacLeod, M., McVittie, A., Lago, M. & Oglethorpe, DR., 2007, In : Water and Environment Journal. 21, p. 241 - 251 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Quantifying public preferences for agri-environmental policy in Scotland: a comparison of methods

Moran, D., McVittie, A., Allcroft, DJ. & Elston, DA., 2007, In : Ecological Economics. 63, p. 42 - 53 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Estimating the recreational value of mountain biking sites in Scotland using count data models

Moran, D., Tresidder, E. & McVittie, A., 2006, In : Tourism Economics. 12, p. 123 - 135 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2004

What does the public want from agriculture and the countryside? A review of evidence and methods

Hall, C., McVittie, A. & Moran, D., 2004, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 20, p. 211 - 225 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

119 Citations (Scopus)