CEE Evidence Syntheses by CEBC

To date CEBC has contributed to the completion and publication of 36 CEE systematic reviews and maps. These are now held externally in the Collaboration for Environmental Evidence's (CEE) online library. To accompany finalised protocols and full reviews, the library also contains summary documents and some policy and guidance briefs. Please browse the list below and follow the links to the CEE library.

CEE Systematic Reviews and Maps conducted by CEBC and partners

Macura B, Secco L, Pullin AS 2016. What evidence exists on the impact of governance type on the conservation effectiveness of forest protected areas? Knowledge base and evidence gaps. Environmental Evidence 4, 24.

Neaves, L.E. Eales, J. Whitlock, R. Hollingsworth, P.M. Burke, T & Pullin, A.S. 2015. The fitness consequences of inbreeding in natural populations and their implications for species conservation – a systematic map. Environmental Evidence 4, 5.

Haddaway, N.R., Styles, D. & Pullin, A.S. 2014. Evidence on the environmental impacts of farm land abandonment in high altitude/mountain regions: a systematic map. Environmental Evidence 3:17

Haddaway, N.R., Burden, A., Evans, C.D., Healey, J.R., Jones, D.L. Dalrymple, S.E. & Pullin, A.S. 2014. Evaluating effects of land management on greenhouse gas fluxes and carbon balances in boreo-temperate lowland peatland systems. Environmental Evidence 3:5

Pullin, A.S., Bangpan, M., Dalrymple, S.E., Dickson, K., Haddaway, N.R., Healey, J.R., Hauari, H., Hockley, N., Jones, J.P.G., Knight, T.M., Vigurs, C. and Oliver, S. 2013. Human Well-Being Impacts of Terrestrial Protected Areas. Environmental Evidence 2:19.

Whitlock, R., Stewart, G.B., Goodman, S.J., Piertney, S.B., Butlin, R.K., Pullin, A.S. and Burke, T. (2013) A systematic review of phenotypic responses to between-population outbreeding. Environmental Evidence 2:13.

Sciberras, M., Jenkins, S.R., Kaiser, M.J., Hawkins, S.J. & Pullin, A.S. (2013). Evaluating the biological effectiveness of fully and partially protected marine areas. Environmental Evidence 2:4

Mant, R. & Pullin, A.S. 2012. What is the impact of ‘liming’ lakes on the abundance and diversity of lake biota? CEE review 11-003. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence:

Bowler, D.E., Mant, R., Orr, H., Hannah, D. & Pullin, A.S. What are the effects of wooded riparian zones on stream temperature?. Environmental Evidence 2012 1:3. www.environmentalevidence.org/SR45.html

Mant, R., Jones, D., Reynolds, B., Ormerod, S. & Pullin, A. 2011. What is the impact of liming of streams and rivers on the abundance and diversity of fish and invertebrates? CEE review 09-015. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence:


Dalrymple, S. E., Stewart, G.B. & Pullin, A.S. 2011. Are re-introductions an effective way of mitigating against plant extinctions? CEE review 07-008. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR32.html.

Eycott, A., Watts, K., Brandt, G., Buyung-Ali, L., Bowler, D., Stewart, G. & Pullin, A.S. 2010. Do landscape matrix features affect species Movement? CEE review 08-006. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR43.html.


Showler, D.A., Stewart, G.B., Sutherland,W.J. & Pullin, A.S. 2010. What is the impact of public access on the breeding success of ground-nesting and cliff-nesting birds? CEE review 05-010. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR16.html.


Bussell, J., Jones, D.L., Healey, J.R. & Pullin, A. 2010. How do draining and re-wetting affect carbon stores and greenhouse gas fluxes in peatland soils? CEE review 08-012. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR49.html.


Smith, R.K., Pullin, A.S., Stewart, G.B. & Sutherland, W.J. 2010. Is predator control an effective strategy for enhancing bird populations? CEE review 08-001. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR38.html.


Bowler, D., Buyung-Ali, L., Knight, T. & Pullin, A.S. 2010. The importance of nature for health: is there a specific benefit of contact with green space? CEE review 08-003. Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR40.html.


Bowler, D., Buyung-Ali, L., Knight, T. & Pullin, A.S. 2010. How effective is ‘greening’ of urban areas in reducing human exposure to ground level ozone concentrations, UV exposure and the ‘urban heat island effect’? CEE review 08-004. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR41.html.


Bowler, D., Buyung-Ali, L., Healey, J.R., Jones, J.P.G., Knight, T. & Pullin, A.S. 2010. The evidence base for community forest management as a mechanism for supplying global environmental benefits and improving local welfare. CEE review 08-011. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR48.html.

Newton, A., Stewart, G.B., Myers, G. Lake, S., Bullock, J. & Pullin, A.S. 2009.
How does the impact of grazing on heathland Compare with other management methods? CEE review 05-008. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR14.html.


Gusset, M., Stewart, G. B., Bowler, D. E. & Pullin, A. S. 2008. Effectiveness of African wild dog (Lycaon pictus) reintroductions in South Africa. CEE review 07-009. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR33.html.


Martínez-Abraín, A., Oro, D., Jiménez, J., Stewart, G. & Pullin, A. 2008. What are the impacts of human recreational activity on the distribution, nest-occupancy rates and reproductive success of breeding raptors? CEE review 07-003. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR27.html.


Stewart, G.B., Cote, I.M., Kaiser, M.J., Halpern, B.S., Lester, S.E., Bayliss, H.R., Mengersen, K. & Pullin, A.S. 2008. Are marine protected areas effective tools for sustainable fisheries management? I.Biodiversity impact of marine reserves in temperate zones. CEE review 06-002. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR23.html.


Stewart, G.B., Bayliss, H.R., Showler, D.A., Sutherland, W.J. and Pullin, A.S. 2007. What are the effects of salmonid stocking in lakes on native fish populations and other fauna and flora? CEE review 05-007. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR13.html.


Kabat, T.J., Stewart, G.B., and Pullin, A.S. 2006. Are Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) control and eradication interventions effective? CEE review 05-015. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR21.html.


Roberts, P.D. & Pullin, A.S. 2007. The effectiveness of land-based schemes (incl. agri-environment) at conserving farmland bird densities within the U.K. CEE review 05-005. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR11.html.


Roberts, P.D. and Pullin, A.S. 2006. The effectiveness of management options used for the control of Spartina species. CEE review 06-001. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR22.html.


Stewart, G.B., Bayliss, H.R., Showler, D.A., Pullin, A.S. and Sutherland, W.J. 2006. Does the use of in-stream structures and woody debris increase the abundance of salmonids? CEE review 05-006. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR12.html.


Stewart, G.B. & Pullin, A.S. 2006. Does sheep-grazing degrade unimproved neutral grasslands managed as pasture in lowland Britain? CEE review 05-009. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR15.html.


Davies, Z.G., Tyler, C., Stewart, G.B. & Pullin, A.S. 2006. Are current management recommendations for conserving saproxylic invertebrates effective? CEE review 05-011. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR17.html.


Davies, Z.G. & Pullin, A.S. 2006. Do hedgerow corridors increase the population viability of woodland species? CEE review 05-001. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR8a.html.


Stewart, G.B., Tyler, C. & Pullin, A.S. 2005. Effectiveness of current methods for the control of bracken (Pteridium aquilinum). CEE review 04-001. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR3.html.


Tyler, C. & Pullin, A.S. 2005. Do commonly used interventions effectively control Rhododendron ponticum? CEE review 04-005. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR6.html.


Roberts, P.D. & Pullin, A.S. 2005. Can biological control by the use of natural enemies effectively control Senecio jacobaea (common ragwort)? CEE review 04-004. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR5b.html.


Tyler, C., Clark, E. and Pullin, A. S. 2005. Do management interventions effectively reduce or eradicate populations of the American Mink, Mustela vison? CEE review 04-006. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR7.html.


Stewart, G.B., Pullin, A.S. & Coles, C.F. 2005. Effects of wind turbines on bird abundance. CEE review 04-002. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR4.html.


Roberts, P.D. & Pullin, A. S. 2004. Are currently recommended herbicides effective for control of ragwort (Senecio) species? CEE review 04-003. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR5a.html.


Stewart, G.B., Coles, C.F., Pullin, A.S. 2004. Does burning of UK sub-montane, dry dwarf-shrub heath maintain vegetation diversity? CEE review 03-002. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR2.html.


Stewart, G.B., Coles, C.F., Pullin, A.S. 2004. Does burning degrade blanket bog? CEE review 03-001. Collaboration for Environmental Evidence: www.environmentalevidence.org/SR1.html.