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Dr Ben Phalan

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Zukerman Junior Research Fellow in Global Food Security, King's College

Departments and Institutes


Key Publications

Hulme MF, Vickery JA, Green RE, Phalan B, Chamberlain DE, Pomeroy DE, Nalwanga D, Mushabe D, Katebaka R, Bolwig S, et al.. Conserving the birds of Uganda's banana-coffee arc: land sparing and land sharing compared.. PLoS One8(2):e54597 2013 (Journal articleAuthor URL    
Phalan B, Bertzky M, Butchart SH, Donald PF, Scharlemann JP, Stattersfield AJ, Balmford A. Crop expansion and conservation priorities in tropical countries.. PLoS One 8(1):e51759 2013 (Journal articleAuthor URL    
Beresford AE, Eshiamwata GW, Donald PF, Balmford A, Bertzky B, Brink AB, Fishpool LD, Mayaux P, Phalan B, Simonetti D, et al.. Protection reduces loss of natural land-cover at sites of conservation importance across Africa.. PLoS One8(5):e65370 2013 (Journal articleAuthor URL    
Balmford A, Green R, Phalan B. What conservationists need to know about farming.. Proc Biol Sci 279(1739):2714-2724 22 Jul 2012 (Journal articleAuthor URL    
Phalan B, Balmford A, Green RE. Agriculture as a key element for conservation: Reasons for caution. Conservation Letters5(4):323-324 2012 (Journal article)   
Phalan B, Onial M, Balmford A, Green RE. Conservation: Model Management Intensity Response. SCIENCE 334(6056):594-595 04 Nov 2011 (Journal article)
Phalan B, Onial M, Balmford A, Green RE. Reconciling food production and biodiversity conservation: land sharing and land sparing compared.. Science 333(6047):1289-1291 02 Sep 2011 (Journal articleAuthor URL    
Phalan B, Balmford A, Green RE, Scharlemann JPW. Minimising the harm to biodiversity of producing more food globally. FOOD POLICY 36:S62-S71 Jan 2011 (Journal article)   
Phalan B. Traffic lights for crop-based biofuels. Biofuels 2(1):1-3 2011 (Journal article)