Craig Reece Allen | An Island Press author

Craig Reece Allen

Craig R. Allen is the leader of the Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit and Associate Professor in the School of Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska, in Lincoln. In 2008 he published an edited volume with CS Holling, Discontinuities in Ecosystems and Other Complex Systems


Applied Panarchy

Applications and Diffusion across Disciplines

After a decades-long economic slump, the city of Flint, Michigan, struggled to address chronic issues of toxic water supply, malnutrition, and food security gaps among its residents. A community-engaged research project proposed a resilience...

Foundations of Ecological Resilience

Foundations of Ecological Resilience

Ecological resilience provides a theoretical foundation for understanding how complex systems adapt to and recover from localized disturbances like hurricanes, fires, pest outbreaks, and floods, as well as large-scale perturbations such as...