Brandt, J. S., V. Butsic, B. Schwab, T. Kuemmerle, and V. C. Radeloff. The relative effectiveness of protected areas, a logging ban and sacred areas for old growth forest protection in southwest China. Biological Conservation, 181: 1-8. PDF Abstract
Allendorf, T. D., J. S. Brandt, and J. M. Yang. 2014. Local perceptions of Tibetan village sacred forests in northwest Yunnan. Biological Conservation 169 : 303-310. PDF Abstract
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Wood, E. M., J. S. Brandt, A. M. Pidgeon, and V. C. Radeloff. Habitat-occupancy associations and tree-species use patterns in breeding birds in Tibetan sacred forests: conservation implications for traditional forest management. Biodiversity and Conservation, in press. Abstract
Brandt, J. S., E. M. Wood, A. M. Pidgeon, L.-X. Han, Z. Fang, and V. C. Radeloff. 2013. Sacred forests are keystone structures for forest bird conservation in southwest China’s Himalayan Mountains. Biological Conservation, 166: 34-42. PDF Abstract
Brandt, J.S., M.A. Haynes, T. Kuemmerle, D. Waller, and V. Radeloff. 2013. Regime shift on the roof of the world: Alpine meadows convert to shrublands in the southern Himalayas. Biological Conservation, 158:116-127. PDF Abstract
Brandt, J.S., Bartee, E. and Shives, C. 2012. The Birds of Shangrila. Kunming, China: Yunnan Minorities Press. PDF Abstract
Brandt, J.S., T. Kuemmerle, H. Li, G. Ren, J. Zhu, V. C. Radeloff. 2012. Using Landsat imagery to map forest change in southwest China in response to the national logging ban and ecotourism development. Remote Sensing of Environment, 121:358-369. PDF Abstract