Christopher Scott

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Titles and Affiliations
Maurice K. Goddard Chair of Forestry and Environmental Conservation, Professor, Ecosystem Science and Management

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Recent Publications

Sacrificing the local to support the national: Politics, sustainability, and governance in Nepal's hydropower paradox

Crootof, A., Shrestha, R., Albrecht, T., Ptak, T. & Scott, C. A., Oct 2021, In: Energy Research and Social Science. 80, 102206.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Linking drought propagation with episodes of climate-Induced water insecurity in Pernambuco state - Northeast Brazil

Inocêncio, T. D. M., Ribeiro Neto, A., Oertel, M., Meza, F. J. & Scott, C. A., Oct 2021, In: Journal of Arid Environments. 193, 104593.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Spatio-temporal dynamics of climate change, land degradation, and water insecurity in an arid rangeland: The Río San Miguel watershed, Sonora, Mexico

Lee, R. H., Navarro-Navarro, L. A., Ley, A. L., Hartfield, K., Tolleson, D. R. & Scott, C. A., Oct 2021, In: Journal of Arid Environments. 193, 104539.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Dialogic science-policy networks for water security governance in the arid Americas

Lutz-Ley, A. N., Scott, C. A., Wilder, M., Varady, R. G., Ocampo-Melgar, A., Lara-Valencia, F., Zuniga-Teran, A. A., Buechler, S., Díaz-Caravantes, R., Ribeiro Neto, A., Pineda-Pablos, N. & Martín, F., Jun 2021, In: Environmental Development. 38, 100568.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Determining the quasi monsoon front in the Indian Himalayas

Mal, S., Dimri, A. P., Jeelani, G., Allen, S. K., Scott, C. A., Arora, M., Banerjee, A. & Lone, S. A., Oct 20 2021, In: Quaternary International. 599-600, p. 4-14 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Do ecosystem insecurity and social vulnerability lead to failure of water security?

Scott, C. A., Zilio, M. I., Harmon, T., Zuniga-Teran, A., Díaz-Caravantes, R., Hoyos, N., Perillo, G. M. E., Meza, F., Varady, R. G., Neto, A. R., Velez, M. I., Martín, F., Escobar, J., Piccolo, M. C., Mussetta, P., Montenegro, S., Rusak, J. A. & Pineda, N., Jun 2021, In: Environmental Development. 38, 100606.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Urban water security: a comparative study of cities in the arid Americas

Díaz-Caravantes, R. E., Zuniga-Teran, A., Martín, F., Bernabeu, M., Stoker, P. & Scott, C., Apr 1 2020, In: Environment and Urbanization. 32, 1, p. 275-294 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

A scale-based framework to understand the promises, pitfalls and paradoxes of irrigation efficiency to meet major water challenges

Lankford, B., Closas, A., Dalton, J., López Gunn, E., Hess, T., Knox, J. W., van der Kooij, S., Lautze, J., Molden, D., Orr, S., Pittock, J., Richter, B., Riddell, P. J., Scott, C. A., Venot, J. P., Vos, J. & Zwarteveen, M., Nov 2020, In: Global Environmental Change. 65, 102182.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Editorial overview: Resilience and complexity in social–ecological systems: theory, applications, and methods

Le Tourneau, F. M. & Scott, C. A., Jun 2020, In: Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 44, p. A1-A3

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

Hydro-energy cooperation in South Asia: Prospects for transboundary energy and water security

Saklani, U., Shrestha, P. P., Mukherji, A. & Scott, C. A., Dec 2020, In: Environmental Science and Policy. 114, p. 22-34 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review