Articles & Papers

ARTICLES
Year Citation
2016 M. Ramesh & M. Muralidharan.(2016).Turning Turtle:The Hindu: August
2016 K. Shanker.(2016).New plans instead of new pills:The Hindu: August
2012 K. Shanker & MA. Oommen.(2012).Great Nicobar: at a crossroads …:The Hindu
2010 K. Shanker & R. Arthur.(2010).Olive and Green: Shades of conflict between turtles and fishers in India:Current Conservation: 4(4)
2010 K. Shanker & MA. Oommen.(2010).Shrewd Alliances:Sanctuary Asia: February:
2009 K. Shanker(2009).Turtle Boys:Current Conservation: 3(1)
2009 Lenin, J., A. Fernandes, A. Sridhar, B.C. Choudhury, J. Frazier, S. Gopal, A. Hamid, S. Kloff, B. Mohanty, B. Pandav, S. Rodriguez, B. Tripathy, R. Whitaker, S. Worah, B. Wright & K. Shanker.(2009).The IUCN’s new clothes: an update on the Dhamra – turtle saga:Marine Turtle Newsletter :126, 2-5
2009 Shanker, K., B.C. Choudhury, A. Fernandes, S. Gopal, A. Hamid, C. Kar, S. Kumar, J. Lenin, B. Mohanty, B. Pandav, S. Rodriguez, A. Sridhar, W. Sunderraj, B. Tripathy, R. Whitaker, S. Worah & B. Wright.(2009).A Little Learning… The Price of Ignoring Politics and History:Marine Turtle Newsletter:124, 3-5
2008 ,Rodriguez, S.(2008).Push Out Fisherfolk, Make Room For Water Sports?:Tehelka Magazine:5 (5)
2008 Rodriguez, S.(2008).Road To Perdition:Tehelka Magazine:5 (8)
2008 Rodriguez, S.(2008).A Mockery of Science, Conservation and Environmental Laws (Op-ed piece):The Hindu:May 9
2008 Rodriguez S & A Sridhar.(2008).Dhamra Port :How environmental regulatory failure fuels corporate irreverence:IndianOcean Turtle Newsletter :8,21-24
2007 Menon, M., S. Rodriguez, & A. Sridhar.(2007).Coastal Zone Management Notification ‘07 – Better or bitter fare?.Economic and Political Weekly,38 (September 22-28),3838-3840
2007 John, J. & S. Rodriguez.(2007).Sethusamudram Project:It’s all a matter of faith.The Economic Times (10)
2007 Rodriguez, S. & J. John.(2007).Sethusamudram Ship Canal:A Economic Non-sense and Ecological Disaster.Science Park,11 (2)
2007 Sridhar, A. & K. Shanker.(2007).Lessons from marine paradigms.Seminar No. 577:September,63-68
2007 Rodriguez, S.(2007).Review of the Environmental Impacts of the Sethusamudram Ship Canal Project.Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter,6
2007 Rodriguez, S.(2007).Role of the World Bank in Post-Tsunami Rehabilitation and Environment /Disaster Mitigation. Independent People’s Tribunal on the World Bank.In Press
2006 Sridhar, A.(2006).A shift in conservation approach from Orissa.IOSEA Website, (7)
2006 Sridhar, A.(2006).The Olive Riddle.The Hindu :Sunday Magazine, (4)
2006 Sridhar, A.(2006).Pre- and Post-Tsunami Coastal Planning and Land Use: Policies and Issues in India.FAO RAP:Bangkok,30
2006 Sridhar, A.(2006).Environmental Governance Reforms, Rephrasing the Reform Process:International Institute for Environment and Development, New Delhi.In Press,15
2005 Sridhar, A. & K. Shanker.(2005).Surmounting the people vs. parks conundrum :Conservation lessons from marine resource management in India.Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter: Editorial, (2),1-2
PAPERS
Year Citation
2017 Shanker, K., K.N. Ganeshaiah and S.P. Vijayakumar.(2017).Unpacking the species conundrum: philosophy, practice and ways forward. Journal of Genetics 96: 413-430.
2017 Shanker, K., M.A. Oommen and N. Rai.(2017).Changing natures: a democratic and dynamic approach to biodiversity conservation. In: India Futures (Eds. A. Kothari and K.J. Joy). Kalpavriksh.
2017 Jaini, M., S Advani, K. Shanker, M.A. Oommen and N. Namboothri.(2017).Worlds apart: How history, culture, infrastructure and export markets shape fisheries in India’s oceanic islands. Environmental Conservation.
2017 Shanker, K., S. Krishnan and M. Manuel.(2017).Deconstructing the south: the politics of conservation in India. In: The anthropology of Conservation NGOs: rethinking the boundaries (Eds. P.B. Larsen and D. Brockington), pp. 267-273. Palgrave.
2017 Shanker, K. and M. Muralidharan.(2017).Do olive ridley turtles migrate en-mass along the east coast of India ? Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 25.
2017 Buscher, B. R. Fletcher, D. Brockington, C. Sandbrook, W.M. Adams, L. Campbell, C. Corson, W. Dressler, R. Duffy, N. Gray, G. Holmes, A. Kelly, E. Lunstrum, M. Ramutsindela and K. Shanker.(2017). Half Earth or Whole Earth: radical ideas for conservation and their implications. Oryx.
2017 Buscher, B. R. Fletcher, D. Brockington, C. Sandbrook, W.M. Adams, L. Campbell, C. Corson, W. Dressler, R. Duffy, N. Gray, G. Holmes, A. Kelly, E. Lunstrum, M. Ramutsindela and K. Shanker.(2017). Doing Whole Earth Justice: reply to Cafaro et al. Oryx.
2017 Jadhav, A (2017), Undefining small-scale fisheries in India: challenging simplifications and highlighting diversity and value,In: D.S. Johnson et al. (eds.), Social Wellbeing and the Values of Small-scale Fisheries, MARE Publication Series 17
2017 Gunakar, S, Jadhav, A and Bhatta, R (2017), Protections for small-scale fisheries in India: A study of India’s monsoon fishing ban, In: S. Jentoft et al. (eds.),The Small-Scale Fisheries Guidelines, MARE Publication Series 14
2016 Rees, A. et al. including K. Shanker.(2016).Are we working towards global research priorities for management and conservation of sea turtles? Endangered Species Research
2015 Namboothri, N., A. Swaminathan and K. Shanker.(2015).Olive ridley mass nesting at Cuthbert Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, Middle Andaman Island. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 21: 7-9.
2015 Dutton, P.H. and Shanker, K.(2015).Genetic studies of leatherback turtles: phylogeny, phylogeography and population genetics. In: Biology of leatherback turtles (eds. J.R. Spotila et al.). Johns Hopkins Press, USA.
2015 Nel, R., K. Shanker and G. Hughes.(2015).Leatherbacks in the Indian Ocean. In: Biology of leatherback turtles (eds. J.R. Spotila et al.). Johns Hopkins Press, USA.
2014 Shanker, K.(2014).Warm turtle in cold waters: the leatherback’s journey. In: Nature Chronicles of India: Essays on Wildlife (edited by Ananda Bannerjee). Rupa Publications, New Delhi. India.
2014 Sajan John, Arundhati Jagadish, Ramachandra Bhatta and Aarthi Sridhar (2014). The state of subsidies: Small-scale fisher perceptions on subsidies in Karnataka, India. Asian Fisheries Science 27 45-60.
2014 Barber, P. et al. (2014). Advancing Biodiversity Research in Developing Countries:the Need for a New Paradigm. Bulletin of Marine Sciences:187-210.
2013 Shanker, K. and M.H. Godfrey.(2013).A deep diving olive ridley in the Bay of Bengal. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 18: 16-17.
2013 Shanker, K.(2013).Leatherback turtles on the mainland coast of India. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 17: 15-17.
2012 Namboothri, N., A. Swaminathan and K. Shanker.(2012).A compilation of data from Satish Bhaskar’s sea turtle surveys of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 16: 4-13.
2012 Shanker, K. and N. Namboothri.(2012).Sea turtle surveys and research in the Andamans and Nicobar Islands. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 16: 1-3.
2012 Namboothri, N., A. Swaminathan and K. Shanker.(2012).Post-nesting migratory routes of Leatherback Turtles from Little Andaman Island. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 16: 21-23.
2012 Shanker, K. and Schauble, C.(2012).How it all started. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 15: 1.
2012 Shanker, K., N. Namboothri and BC Choudhury.(2012).Marine turtles in India: Research and conservation. In: Coral Reefs in India: status, threats and conservation measures (Eds. JR Bhatt, JK Patterson Edward, DJ Macintosh and BP Nilaratna). Mangroves for the Future-India, IUCN.
2011 Fatima, E., H. Andrews, S. John & K. Shanker.(2011).Status of Marine Turtles in Cuthbert Bay, Middle Andaman Islands. Marine Turtle Newsletter 130: 6-9.
2011 Swaminathan, A., N. Namboothri and K. Shanker.(2011).Post-tsunami status of leatherback turtles on Little Andaman Island. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 14: 5-9.
2011 Shanker, K., N. Namboothri and A. Swaminathan.(2011).Tracking the voyage of the leatherback: the research programme in the Andaman Islands. Survey of the Environment 2010: 79-82.
2010 Shanker, K.(2010).The endangered world of sea turtles. Survey of the Environment 2010: 42-45.
2010 Shanker, K.(2010).Special profile: Satish Bhaskar. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 12: 23.
2010 Shanker, K. and J. Lenin.(2010).Satish Bhaskar’s publications and surveys. Indian Ocean Turtle Newsletter 12: 29-32.
2010 Mukherjee, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, V. Kapoor, R. Arthur, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar & K. Shanker.(2010).From bathymetry to bioshields: a review of post tsunami ecological research on India and its implications for policy. Environmental Management 46: 329-339.
2010 Oommen, M.A. & K. Shanker.(2010).Strange bedfellows: context dependant foraging associations between treeshrews, drongos and sparrowhawks. Biology Letters 6:304-307.
2010 Feagin, R.A., N. Mukherjee, K. Shanker, A.H. Baird, J. Cinner, A.M. Kerr, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar, R. Arthur, L.P. Jayatissa, D.L. Seen, M. Menon, S. Rodriguez, M. Shamsuddoha & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.(2010).Shelter from the storm? The use and misuse of coastal vegetation bioshields for managing natural disasters.Conservation Letters,3:1 – 11
2010 Mukherjee. N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, V. Kapoor, R. Arthur, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar & K. Shanker.(2010).From bathymetry to bioshields: A review of post tsunami ecological research on India and its implications for policy.Environmental Management
2010 Oommen, M.A. & K. Shanker.(2010).Shrewd alliances: mixed foraging associations between treeshrews, greater racket tailed drongos and sparrowhawks on Great Nicobar Islands, India.Biology Letters, (6), 304-307
2010 Oommen, M.A. & K. Shanker.(2008).Ecology and behaviour of an endemic tree shrew (Tupaia nicobarica Zelebor 1869) on Great Nicobar Island, India.Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society,105(1), 55-63
2009 Shanker, K.(2009).Ridleys in Orissa: Another reply to Mohanty Hejmadi. Marine Turtle Newsletter 126: 20.
2009 Shanker, K., J. Lenin and Fernandez.(2009).Peeling the onion: the politics of conservation and corporations at a sea turtle nesting beach. Survey of the Environment 2009: 96-99.