Integrating Climate Information and Decision Processes for Regional Climate Resilience (with support from NOAA and USAID)
Selected Adaptation Publications
de Grenade R., L. House Peters, C.A. Scott, B. Thapa, M. Mills-Novoa, A.K. Gerlak, and K. Verbist. 2016. The nexus: Reconsidering environmental security and adaptive capacity. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 21: 15-21.
Heikkila, T., and A.K. Gerlak. 2016. Investigating collaborative processes over time: A 10-year study of the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Task Force. The American Review of Public Administration 46(2): 180-200.
Cheng, A. S., A. K. Gerlak, L. Dale, and K. Mattor. 2015. Examining the adaptability of collaborative governance associated with publicly managed ecosystems over time: insights from the Front Range Roundtable, Colorado, USA. Ecology and Society 20(1): 35.
Gerlak, A.K. and Marcelo Saguier. 2015. Interdisciplinary knowledge frameworks for transboundary river basins. International Journal of Water Resources Development, DOI: 10.1080/07900627.2014.1003347.
Gerlak, A.K. 2015. Resistance and reform: Transboundary water governance in the Colorado River Delta. Review of Policy Research, 32(1): 100-123.
Emerson, K., A.K. Gerlak, 2014. Adaptation in collaborative governance regimes. Environmental Management, 54: 768-781.
Gerlak, A.K., and Susanne Schmeier. 2014. Climate change and transboundary waters: A study of discourse in the Mekong River Basin. The Journal of Environment Development, 23: 358-386.
Gerlak, A.K. 2014. Policy interactions in human–landscape systems. Environmental Management, 53: 67-75.
Chin, A., K.A. Galvin, A.K. Gerlak, C.P. Harden, and E. Wohl, 2014. The future of human–landscape interactions: Drawing on the past, anticipating the future. Environmental Management, 53: 1-3.
Harden, C.P., A. Chin, M.R. English, R. Fu, K.A. Galvin, A.K. Gerlak, Patricia F. McDowell, D.E. McNamara, J.M. Peterson, N.L. Poff, E.A. Rosa, W.D. Solecki, and E.E. Wohl, 2014. Understanding human–landscape interactions in the “Anthropocene." Environmental Management, 53: 4-13.
Heikkila, T., A.K. Gerlak, A. Bell, and S. Schmeier, 2013. Adaptation in a transboundary river basin: Linking stressors and adaptive capacity within the Mekong River Commission. Environmental Science and Policy, 25: 73-82.
Gerlak, A.K., F. Zamora-Arroyo, and H.P. Kahler, 2013. A Delta in repair: Restoration, binational cooperation, and the future of the Colorado River Delta. Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development, 55(3): 29-40.
Ph.D., Political Science, University of Arizona, 1997
M.A., Political Science, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 1992
B.A., Political Science, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 1991