Research Reports

MABRRI often conducts research under contract with other organizations, municipalities, or funding agencies. When granted permission from those funding our research, we will always strive to ensure our research is available for the public to view.

Research Articles 

Ferreira, M.I.P., Sakaki, G., Shaw, P., Riscado, T.N.d.S., & Umbelino, L.F. (2023). Sustainable Water Management and the 2030 Agenda: Comparing Rain Forest Watersheds in Canada and Brazil by Applying an Innovative Sustainability Indicator System. Sustainability, 15 (20), 14898.

McCunn, L.J., Sawyer, K., and Shorting, T. (2023). Associating sense of place and nature relatedness in the British Columbia Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Region: a case study. Cities & Health

Tomlin, H., Schellenberg, C., Barrs, J., B., Vivani, A., and Shaw, P. (2021). Identifying and monitoring of forage fish spawning beaches in British Columbia's Salish Sea for conservation of forage fish. FACETS Journal

Vaugeois, C., Hobkirk, M., Vince, B., Gould, V., and Sakaki, G., (2021). Getting to Know the SDGs in the Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Region. International Journal of UNESCO Biosphere Reserves

Tomlin, H., Ng-Cornish, J., Pyett, J., Vivani, A., Gilchrist, A. (2021). Wetland mapping and monitoring in the Regional District of Nanaimo. International Journal of UNESCO Biosphere Reserves

Shaw et al. (2018). Bull kelp (Nereocystis luetkeana) enhancement plots in the Salish Sea. International Journal of UNESCO Biosphere Reserves.

Ferreira, M., Shaw, P., Sakaki, G., Alexander, T., Donnini, J., Rego, V (2018) Collaborative governance and watershed management in biosphere reserves in Brazil and Canada. Ambiente and Agua.

Ferreira, M., Shaw, P., Sakaki, G., Alexander, T., Umbelino, L (2017) Thrivability Appraisals: A Tool for Supporting Decision-making Processes in Integrated Environmental Management. The International Journal of Sustainability Policy and Practice.

Shaw, P., Price, M., Sakaki, G., Alexander, T., Shaw, L (2017) The Establishment of a Database on Current Research in UNESCO Biosphere Reserves: Limitations and OpportunitiesInternational Journal of UNESCO Biosphere Reserves. V.1 No. 2.

MABRRI the Regional District of Nanaimo Wetland Reports

MABR Annual BioBlitz Reports

Other Community-based Applied Research and Project Reporting