C. Young University of Wolverhampton Wolverhampton Uk
Conservation biology, landscape ecology, animal movement, and the application of geographical information systems and fieldwork methods. Whilst having a wide-ranging knowledge across all animal groups Chris has a particular expertise in butterflies.
Young, C.H. (2013) The Garden Habitat in Trueman, I. and Poulton, M. (eds.) The Flora of Birmingham and the Black Country. Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country. pp.116-117.
Trueman, I. and Young, C. (2012) Ecological Value of Urban Environments in Booth, C., Hammond, F., Lammond J. and Proverbs, D. (eds.) Solutions for Climate Change Challenges of the Built Environment. Blackwell: Oxford. pp.99-112.
Young, C, Besenyei, L., Hooper, I. and Moreton-Jones, K. (eds) (2011) Landscape ecology and ecosystem services. Proceedings of the 18th Annual Conference of ialeUK. Published by ialeUK. (ISBN: 0-9547130-7-9)
Obara, P.G., Obara, C.E., Roberts, C.L., Young, C.H. and Williams, C.D. (2011) Influence of vehicular traffic on a major trunk road on rural air quality in UK Microchemical Journal , 99(2), pp.344-351(IF2.579) 10.1016/j.microc.2011.06.001
Obara, P.G., Roberts, C.L., Young, C.H. and Williams, C.D. (2011) Validating the correlation of traffic-associated hydrocarbon and nitrogen dioxide with distance from a trunk road within a rural environment in UK. Microchemical Journal, 99(1), pp.138-144. doi: 10.1016/j.microc.2011.04.014 (IF2.579)
Wheeler, A., Young, C., Oliver, K. and Smith, J. (2011) Playing the field: study skills in Geography and Environmental Science. Planet, 24, pp.14-20. DOI: 10.11120/plan.2011.00240014
Williams, D., Young, C., Hooper, I. & Jarvis, P. (2009) Urban small sites – landscape ecology and contribution to urban green space. In Catchpole, R., Smithers, R., Baarda, P. and Eycott, A. (eds) Ecological Networks: Science and Practice, pp. 197-200. Edinburgh: IALE(UK).
Young, C., Jarvis, P., Hooper, I. & Trueman, I. (2008) Urban Landscape Ecology and Its Evaluation: a Review. In Dupont, A. and Jacobs, H. (eds) Landscape Ecology Research Trends, pp. 45-69. Nova Science Publishers, Inc.; New York.
Young, C.H. (2008) Butterfly Activity in a Residential Garden. Urban Habitats, 5(1), pp.84-102. Available at: http://www.urbanhabitats.org/v05n01/butterfly_full.html
Young, C.H. (2005) Garden structure and small-scale corridors: routeways for butterflies. In McCollin, D. and Jackson, J.I. (eds.) Landscape ecology: planning, people and practice. The landscape ecology of sustainable landscapes, pp.115-122. Northampton: IALE(UK).
Jarvis, P.J. & Young, C.H. (2005) The mapping of urban habitat and its evaluation. Discussion paper – UK Urban Man and Biosphere Programme.
Young, C.H. & Jarvis, P.J. (2003) A multicriteria approach to evaluating habitat change in urban areas: an example from the Black Country (UK). In Brandt, J. and Vejre, H. (eds.) Multifunctional Landscapes. Volume 2: Monitoring, diversity and management, pp.59-74. Ashurst: WIT Press.
Young, C.H. & Jarvis, P.J. (2001) Assessing the structural heterogeneity of urban areas: an example from the Black Country (UK). Urban Ecosystems, 5, pp. 49-69. (published 2003).
Young, C.H. & Jarvis, P.J. (2001) A simple method for predicting the consequences of land-management in urban habitats. Environmental Management, 28(3), pp.375-387.
Young, C.H. & Jarvis, P.J. (2001) Measuring urban habitat fragmentation: an example from the Black Country. Landscape Ecology, 16(7), 643-658.