Patrol Strategies to Maximize Pristine Forest Area

  title={Patrol Strategies to Maximize Pristine Forest Area},
  author={Matthew P. Johnson and Fei Fang and Milind Tambe},
Illegal extraction of forest resources is fought, in many developing countries, by patrols that try to make this activity less profitable, using the threat of confiscation. With a limited budget, officials will try to distribute the patrols throughout the forest intelligently, in order to most effectively limit extraction. Prior work in forest economics has formalized this as a Stackelberg game, one very different in character from the discrete Stackelberg problem settings previously studied in… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 39 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 26 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 17 references

Spatial modeling of extraction and enforcement in developing country protected areas

H. J. Albers
Resource and Energy Economics 32:165–179. • 2010
View 10 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Morphological Image Analysis: Principles and Applications

P. Soille
Springer. • 2004
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Sizing reserves within a landscape: The roles of villagers’ reactions and the ecological-socioeconomic setting

E.J.Z. Robinson, H. J. Albers, J. C. Williams
Land Economics 87:233–249. • 2011

India’s disappearing common lands: fuzzy boundaries, encroachment, and evolving property rights

E.J.Z. Robinson
Land Economics 84(3):409–422. • 2008
View 2 Excerpts

Modeling the spatial distribution of the economic costs and benefits of illegal game meat hunting in the serengeti

H. Hofer, K.L.I. Campbell, M. L. East, S. A. Huish
Natural Resource Modeling 13(1):151–177. • 2000
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…