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Steve Carver Dr Steve Carver

Contact details

Room 10.120 Manton
School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK

Email:
s.j.carver

Telephone:
+44 (0) 113 34 33318

Student hours:
9:30am - 4:30pm or please email

Publications

Papers

  • McBride BB; Sanchez-Trigueros F; Carver SJ; Watson AE; Stumpff LM; Matt R; Borrie WT (2017) Participatory Geographic Information Systems as an Organizational Platform for the Integration of Traditional and Scientific Knowledge in Contemporary Fire and Fuels Management, Journal of Forestry, 115, pp.43-50. doi: 10.5849/jof.14-147
  • Armatas CA; Venn TJ; McBride BB; Watson AE; Carver SJ (2016) Opportunities to utilize traditional phenological knowledge to support adaptive management of social-ecological systems vulnerable to changes in climate and fire regimes, Ecology and Society, 21, . doi: 10.5751/ES-07905-210116
  • Carver SJ (2016) Flood management and nature – can rewilding help?, ECOS: A Review of Conservation, 37, pp.32-42.
  • Carver S (2016) Rewilding... conservation and conflict, Ecos, 37, pp.2-10.
  • Jeong JS; Moruno LG; Gómez DG; Carver S (2016) Implementing a method for enhancing a resilient landscape with appropriate rural buildings placement, Economia Agraria y Recursos Naturales, 16, pp.19-38. doi: 10.7201/earn.2016.01.02
  • Carrivick JL; Berry K; Geilhausen M; James WHM; Williams C; Brown LE; Rippin DM; Carver SJ (2015) Decadal-Scale Changes of the -denwinkelkees, Central Austria, Suggest Increasing Control of Topography and Evolution Towards Steady State, Geografiska Annaler, Series A: Physical Geography, 97, pp.543-562. doi: 10.1111/geoa.12100
  • Ceausu S; Hofmann M; Navarro LM; Carver S; Verburg PH; Pereira HM (2015) Mapping opportunities and challenges for rewilding in Europe, Conservation Biology, 29, pp.1017-1027. doi: 10.1111/cobi.12533
  • Carver SJ (2014) Making real space for nature: a continuum approach to UK conservation, Ecos - A Review of Conservation, pp.4-14.
  • Carrivick JL; Geilhausen M; Warburton J; Dickson NE; Carver SJ; Evans AJ; Brown LE (2013) Contemporary geomorphological activity throughout the proglacial area of an alpine catchment, Geomorphology, 188, pp.83-95. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.03.029
  • Carrivick JL; Smith MW; Quincey DJ; Carver SJ (2013) Developments in budget remote sensing for the geosciences, Geology Today, 29, pp.138-143. doi: 10.1111/gto.12015
  • Carver S; Tricker J; Landres P (2013) Keeping it wild: Mapping wilderness character in the United States, Journal of Environmental Management, 131, pp.239-255. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2013.08.046
  • Carver S; Comber A; McMorran R; Nutter S (2012) A GIS model for mapping spatial patterns and distribution of wild land in Scotland, Landscape and Urban Planning, 104, pp.395-409. doi: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2011.11.016
  • Tenerelli P; Carver S (2012) Multi-criteria, multi-objective and uncertainty analysis for agro-energy spatial modelling, Applied Geography, 32, pp.724-736. doi: 10.1016/j.apgeog.2011.08.013
  • Carrivick JL; Dickson NE; Carver SJ; Evans AJ; Brown LE; Geilhausen M; Warburton J (2012) Contemporary geomorphological activity throughout the proglacial area of an alpine catchment, Geomorphology, . doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.03.029
  • Howard DC; Wadsworth RA; Scholefield P; Burgess PJ; Rivas-Casado M; Butler SJ; Carver SJ; Cockerill T; Coleby AM; Gan G; Goodier CJ; Van der Horst D; Hubacek K; Lord R; Mead A (2012) Energyscapes: Linking the energy system and ecosystem services in real landscapes, Biomass and Bioenergy, . doi: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2012.05.025
  • Heck N; Dearden P; McDonald A; Carver S (2011) Stakeholder opinions on the assessment of MPA effectiveness and their interests to participate at Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, Canada, Environmental Management, 47, pp.603-616. doi: 10.1007/s00267-010-9609-9
  • Heck N; Dearden P; McDonald A; Carver S (2011) Developing MPA performance indicators with local stakeholders' input in the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, Canada, Biodiversity and Conservation, 20, pp.895-911. doi: 10.1007/s10531-011-0002-7
  • Heck N; Dearden P; McDonald A; Carver SJ (2011) Developing MPA performance indicators with local stakeholders’ input in the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, Canada, Animal Biodiversity and Conservation, 20, pp.895-911.
  • Carver S (2011) Working across boundaries: people, nature, and regions, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SCIENCE, 25, pp.327-328. doi: 10.1080/13658816.2010.512274
  • Comber A; Carver S; Fritz S; McMorran R; Washtell J; Fisher P (2010) Different methods, different wilds: Evaluating alternative mappings of wildness using fuzzy MCE and Dempster-Shafer MCE, Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 34, pp.142-152. doi: 10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2009.10.006
  • Carver S (2010) Manual of geographic information systems, ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING B-PLANNING & DESIGN, 37, pp.376-377.
  • Gabriel D; Carver SJ; Durham H; Kunin WE; Palmer RC; Sait SM; Stagl S; Benton TG (2009) The spatial aggregation of organic farming in England and its underlying environmental correlates, Journal of Applied Ecology, 46, pp.323-333. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2009.01624.x
  • Carver SJ (2008) Native behaviour: the human and land-use implications of returning key species to Scotland., Ecos, 29, pp.2-8.
  • Carver S (2008) Native behaviour - The human and land-use implications of returning key species to Scotland, Ecos, 29, pp.2-8.
  • Carver SJ (2008) Bringing wilderness into the classroom, ECOS, 28, pp.90-93.
  • Agyemang I; Mcdonald A; Carver S (2007) Application of the DPSIR framework to environmental degradation assessment in northern Ghana, Natural Resources Forum, 31, pp.212-225. doi: 10.1111/j.1477-8947.2007.00152.x
  • Van Der Velden NK; Kunin WE; Carver SJ (2006) Piecewise linear regression models to characterize understorey edge extents across a clearcut-forest transition, Ecological Applications, pp.0-39.
  • Van der Velden NK; Kunin WE; Carver SJ (2006) Piecewise linear regression models to characterize understorey edge extents across a clearcut-forest transition, Ecological Applications, pp.0-39.
  • Ward V; Fisher M; Carver S (2006) Re-wilding projects in the UK - The database, Ecos, 27, pp.5-7.
  • Carver S (2006) Connectivity of nature in the Dutch landscape, Ecos, 27, pp.61-64.
  • Karikari I; Stillwell J; Carver S (2005) The application of GIS in the lands sector of a developing country: Challenges facing land administrators in Ghana, International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 19, pp.343-362. doi: 10.1080/13658810412331280149
  • Carver S; Evans A; Kingston R (2004) Developing and testing an online tool for teaching GIS concepts applied to spatial decision-making, J GEOGR HIGHER EDUC, 28, pp.425-438. doi: 10.1080/0309826042000286983
  • Evans AJ; Kingston R; Carver S (2004) Democratic input into the nuclear waste disposal problem: The influence of geographical data on decision making examined through a Web-based GIS, Journal of Geographical Systems, 6, pp.117-132. doi: 10.1007/s10109-004-0128-1
  • Corne SA; Carver SJ; Kunin WE; Lennon JJ; Van Hees WWS (2004) Predicting Forest Attributes in Southeast Alaska Using Artificial Neural Networks, Forest Science, 50, pp.259-276.
  • Carver S; Evans A; Kingston R (2004) Developing and testing an online tool for teaching GIS concepts applied to spatial decision-making, Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 28, pp.425-438. doi: 10.1080/0309826042000286983
  • Carver S; Samson P (2004) Eee, it's wild oop north!, Ecos, 25, pp.29-33.
  • Carver S (2003) Idrisi Kilimanjaro: Scaling new heights, GEO: connexion, 2, pp.58-59.
  • Karikari IB; Stillwell JCH; Carver SJ (2003) Land administration and GIS: the case of Ghana, Progress in Development Studies, 3, pp.223-242. doi: 10.1191/1464993403ps050ra
  • Carver SJ (2003) The future of participatory approaches using Geographic Information: Developing a research agenda for the 21st Century, URISA Journal, 15, pp.61-71.
  • Karikari IB; Stillwell JCH; Carver SJ (2003) GIS Adoption in Ghana's Lands Sector Agencies: Futuristic Organisational Models and Development Stages for the Accra Lands Commission Secretariat (LCS), Our Common Estate, pp.pp.28.
  • Carver SJ (2003) Wild land in Britain: Promoting awareness through the Internet and GIS, Countryside Recreation, 11, pp.9-13.
  • Karikari IB; Stillwell J; Carver S (2002) GIS application to support land administration services in Ghana: Institutional factors and software developments, Working Paper of the University of Leeds, School of Geography, 2, pp.111.
  • Lennon JJ; Kunin WE; Corne S; Carver S; Van Hees WWS (2002) Are Alaskan trees found in locally more favourable sites in marginal areas?, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 11, pp.103-114. doi: 10.1046/j.1466-822X.2002.00279.x
  • Carver SJ; Evans AJ; Fritz S (2002) Wilderness Attribute Mapping in the United Kingdom, International Journal of Wilderness, 8, pp.24-29.
  • Carver S; Mikkelsen N; Woodward J (2002) Long-term rates of mass wasting in Mesters Vig, northeast Greenland: Notes on a re-survey, Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, 13, pp.243-249. doi: 10.1002/ppp.421
  • Carver SJ (2001) Call of the wild?, Conserving Lakeland, 37, pp.6-7.
  • Carver S; Evans A; Kingston R; Turton I (2001) Public participation, GIS, and cyberdemocracy: Evaluating on-line spatial decision support systems, Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, 28, pp.907-921. doi: 10.1068/b2751t
  • Carver S; Evans A; Kingston R; Turton I (2001) Public participation, GIS, and cyberdemocracy: evaluating on-line spatial decision support systems, ENVIRON PLANN B, 28, pp.907-921.
  • Mikkelsen N; Carver SJ; Woodward JC; Christiansen HH (2001) Periglacial processes in Mesters Vig region, central east Greenland, Geology of Greenland Survey Bulletin, 189, pp.115-124.
  • Carver SJ (2001) Public participation using web-based GIS, Environment and Planning B: Planning & Design, 28, pp.803-804.
  • Carver SJ; Evans AJ; Kingston RP; Turton IJ (2000) Accessing geographical information systems over the world wide web: improving public participation in environmental decision-making, Information Infrastructure and Policy, 6, pp.157-170.
  • Kingston R; Carver S; Evans A; Turton I (2000) Web-based public participation geographical information systems: An aid to local environmental decision-making, Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 24, pp.109-125. doi: 10.1016/S0198-9715(99)00049-6
  • Carver S (2000) GIS and multicriteria decision analysis., INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SCIENCE, 14, pp.498-499.
  • Kingston RP; Carver SJ; Evans AJ; Turton IJ (2000) Web-based public participation geographical information systems: an aid to local environmental decision-making, Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 24, pp.109-125.
  • Carver S (1998) Advances in GIS research II: proceedings of the seventh international symposium on spatial data handling, ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING B-PLANNING & DESIGN, 25, pp.916-917.
  • Carver S (1998) GISDATA IV. Spatial analytical perspectives on GIS, ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING B-PLANNING & DESIGN, 25, pp.471-472.
  • Carver SJ (1998) Book review, GIS Europe, .
  • Carver SJ (1998) Mapping the wilderness continuum, International Journal of Wilderness, .
  • Carver SJ (1998) Collaborative spatial decision making over the Web, Transactions in GIS, .
  • Carver SJ (1997) Review of MJ Kraak & M Molenaar (eds) "Advances in GIS Research II: Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling", Environment and Planning B: Planning & Design, .
  • Carver SJ (1997) Review of M Fischer, H Scholten & D Unwin (eds) "Spatial Analytical Perspectives on GIS: GISDATA 4", Environment and Planning B, .
  • Carver SJ (1997) Review of D Parker (ed) "Innovations in GIS 3", International Journal of Geographical Information Science, .
  • Almond S; Carver SJ; Palmer CM; Stillwell JCH; Winnett CM (1996) Geographical information for regional intelligence, The Regional Review, 6, pp.20-21.
  • Carver SJ (1996) Review, The Geographical Journal, 234, pp.162-164.
  • Sear D; Carver SJ (1996) The release and dispersal of Pb and Zn contaminated mining sediments within an Arctic braided river system, Applied Geochemistry, 11, pp.187-195.
  • Carver SJ; Cornelius S; Heywood I; Sear D (1995) Evaluating field-based GIS for environmental modelling, characterisation and decision support, International Journal of Geographical Information Systems, 9(4), pp.475-486.
  • Carver SJ; Cornelius S; Heywood I; Sear D (1995) Using computers and Geographical Information Systems for expedition fieldwork, The Geographical Journal, 161 (2), pp.167-176.
  • Carver SJ; Sear D; Valentine E (1994) An observation of roll waves in a supra-glacial meltwater channel, Harlech Gletscher, East Greenland, Journal of Glaciology, 134, pp.177-180.
  • Carver SJ; Cornelius S; Heywood I; Sear D (1994) GPS, GIS and geomorphological fieldwork, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 19, pp.777-787.
  • Carver SJ; Cornelius S; Heywood I; Sear D (1994) Mountains and mosquitioes: using GIS in the field, GIS Europe, 3 (1), pp.42-44.
  • Carver SJ; Brunsdon C (1994) Vector to raster conversion error and feature complexity: an empirical study using simulated data, International Journal of Geographical Information Systems, 8, pp.261-272.
  • Carver SJ (Not yet published) Bringing wilderness into the classroom, ECOS, 28, pp.90-93.
  • Carver S (Not yet published) Lessons from the West: developing wilderness mapping techniques and their potential in China and SE Asia, Chinese Landscape Architecture, .
  • Carver SJ (Not yet published) The River Wild: towards a global assessment of wilderness rivers, International Journal of Wilderness, .

Books

  • Carver SJ; Fritz S (2016) Mapping wilderness: Concepts, techniques and applications, pp.1-204. doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-7399-7
  • Carver SJ; Fritz S (2016) Preface, pp.vii-viii. doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-7399-7
  • Heywood I; Cornelius S; Carver S (2011) Introduction to Geographical Information Systems, Prentice Hall.
  • Heywood I; Cornelius S; Carver SJ (2006) An Introduction to Geographical Information Systems, 3rd, Prentice Hall/Pearson Education..
  • Heywood I; Cornelius S; Carver SJ (2002) An Introduction to Geographical Information Systems, 2, Prentice Hall, pp.320p.
  • Heywood I; Cornelius S; Carver SJ (1998) An introduction to geographical information systems, Addison Wesley Longman.
  • Carver SJ (1998) Innovations in GIS 5. Selected papers from the Fifth National Conference on GIS Research UK, Taylor and Francis, London.
  • Openshaw S; Carver S; Fernie J (1989) Britain's Nuclear Waste: safety and siting, Belhaven Press.

Book Chapters

  • Carver SJ (2016) Mapping wilderness in Europe, In: Bastmeijer C (Ed) Wilderness Protection in Europe, Cambridge University Press.
  • Carver SJ; Fritz S (2016) Concluding remarks, Mapping Wilderness: Concepts, Techniques and Applications, pp.191-200. doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-7399-7_13
  • Ceauşu S; Carver S; Verburg PH; Kuechly HU; Hölker F; Brotons L; Pereira HM (2015) European wilderness in a time of farmland abandonment, Rewilding European Landscapes, pp.25-46. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-12039-3_2
  • Watson A; Carver S; Matt R; Waters T; Gunderson K; Davis B (2013) Place mapping to protect cultural landscapes on tribal lands, Place-Based Conservation: Perspectives from the Social Sciences, pp.211-222. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-5802-5_16
  • Carver SJ; Watson A; Waters T; Matt R; Gunderson K; Davis B (2009) Developing computer-based participatory approaches to mapping landscape values for landscape and resource management, In: Geertman S; Stillwell J (Ed) Best Practice and New Methods in Planning Support Systems, Springer, pp.431-448.
  • Karikari IB; Stillwell JCH; Carver SJ (2008) GIS application to support land administration services in Ghana, In: Wise S; Craglia M (Ed) GIS and Evidence-based Policy Making, Innovations in GIS series, CRC Press, pp.241-259.
  • Carver SJ (2008) Multi-criteria evaluation, In: Kemp KK (Ed) Encyclopedia of geographic information science, Sage Publications, Inc, pp.290-293.
  • Blair S; See L; Carver S; Samson P (2008) Using GIS to identify wildland areas in the North Pennines, In: Mount; N; Harvey; G; Aplin; P; Priestnall; G (Ed) Representing, Modeling, and Visualizing the Natural Environment. Innovations in GIS Volume 13., 13, CRC Press, pp.87-100.
  • Carver SJ (2005) Mountains and wilderness: identifying areas for restoration., In: Thompson DBA; Price MF; Galbraith CA (Ed) Nature and People: Conservation and Management in the Mountains of Northern Europe, Nature and People: Conservation and Management in the Mountains of Northern Europe, pp.365-370.
  • Kingston RP; Evans AJ; Carver SJ (2002) Public participation via on-line democracy, In: Geertman J; Stillwell JCH (Ed) Planning Support Systems in Practice, Springer- Verlag, pp.45-64.
  • Woodward J; Carver S; Kunzendorf H; Bennike O (2002) Observations of surge periodicity in East Greenland using molybdenum records from marine sediment cores, 203, pp.367-373. doi: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2002.203.01.19
  • Carver SJ; Fritz S (2000) Mapping remote areas using GIS, In: Usher MB (Ed) Landscape Character: Perspectives on Management and Change, The Stationery Office, Edinburgh, pp.112-126.
  • Carver SJ; Peckham R (1999) Using GIS on the Internet for Planning, In: Stillwell; H JC; Geertman; S; Openshaw; S (Ed) Geographical Information and Planning, Springer-Verlag, pp.371-390.
  • Carver S (1999) Developing web-based GIS/MCE: Improving access to data and spatial decision support tools, pp.49-75.
  • Carver SJ (1998) Multi-scale problems in policy formulation: The use of GIS to investigate the local implications of regional policy decisions, Geographic perspectives on sustainable development, Geographic perspectives on sustainable development.
  • Carver SJ; Blake M; Turton IJ; Duke-Williams OW (1997) Open spatial decision making: evaluation of the potential of the world wide web., In: Kemp Z (Ed) Innovations in GIS 4. Selected papers from the Fourth National Conference on GIS Research (GISRUK), Taylor & Francis, London, pp.267-278.
  • Carver SJ (1996) Mapping the wilderness continuum using raster GIS, In: Morain S; Lopez-Baros S (Ed) Raster imagery in Geographic Information Systems, World Press, New Mexico, USA, pp.283-288.
  • Carver SJ; Myers A (1996) Developing a Geographical Information System based decision support system for emergency planning in response to hazardous gas releases., In: Barham R (Ed) Fire Engineering and Emergency Planning, E & FN Spon, London, pp.301-315.
  • Carver SJ; Heywood I; Cornelius S; Sear D (1996) Evaluating field-based GIS for environmental modelling, characterisation and decision support, In: Goodchild MF; Steyaet LT; Parks O; Johnston CA; Maidment DR; Glendinning S (Ed) GIS and Environmental Modelling: Progress and Research Issues, GIS World Inc. Colorado, USA, pp.41-45.
  • Carver SJ; Charlton M; Rao L (1995) GIS and the Census, The 1991 Census User's Handbook, The 1991 Census User's Handbook, pp.133-166.
  • Carver SJ; Brunsdon C (1993) The accuracy of digital representations of 2D and 3D geographical objects: a study by simulation, Geographic Information Systems, spatial modelling and policy evaluation, Geographic Information Systems, spatial modelling and policy evaluation, pp.115-130.
  • Openshaw S; Carver SJ (1992) A Geographic Information Systems approach to locating nuclear waste disposal sites, Waste Location: Spatial Aspects of Waste Management, Hazards and Disposal, Waste Location: Spatial Aspects of Waste Management, Hazards and Disposal, pp.105-127.
  • Carver SJ (Not yet published) Multi-criteria evaluation, In: Kemp K (Ed) Encyclopaedia of Geographic Information Systems, .

Reports

  • Carver SJ; Comber A; Fritz S; McMorran R; Taylor S; Washtell J (2008) Wildness Study in the Cairngorms National Park, .
  • Littlewood S; Thomas K; Carver SJ (2006) The Countryside In and Around Towns: the green infrastructure of Yorkshire and the Humber, .
  • Carver SJ; Wrightham M (2003) Assessment of historic trends in the extent of wild land in Scotland: a pilot study, .
  • Karikari IB; Stillwell JCH; Carver SJ (2003) Adoption of Geographic Information Systems in the Accra Lands Commission Secretariat, .
  • Carver SJ; Fritz S; Ferguson M; Bishop S (1999) Mapping remote land in the Cairngorms using GIS and computer models, .
  • Carver SJ; Evans AJ; Kingston RP; Turton IJ (1999) Virtual Slaithwaite: a web based public participation "Planning for Real" system, .
  • Carver SJ; Myers A (1993) The role of public perception in the response planning for major incidents: public perception and memory retention questionnaire survey, .

Other Publications

  • Karikari IB; Stillwell JCH; Carver SJ (2004) Geographical information systems (GIS) Pilot project for land administration in Ghana, .
  • Carver SJ (2001) Rewilding the fells, .
  • Carver SJ; Blake M; Turton IJ; Duke-Williams OW (1996) Developing new approaches to spatial decision support: putting GIS on the web., 96/17, .
  • Carver SJ (1996) Wilderness Britain? Using GIS and multi-criteria evaluation techniques to map the wilderness continuum., .
  • Openshaw S; Carver SJ (1996) Using GIS to explore the technical and social aspects of the site selection., .
  • Carver SJ; Myers A; Newson M (1992) The role of public perception in the response planning for major incidents: a proposal for a GIS-based strategy., 92/1, .