Journal Articles

2020
Adagbasa, E.G., Adelabu, S.A., & Okello, T.W. (2020). Development of post-fire vegetation response-ability model in grassland mountainous ecosystems using GIS and remote sensing. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 164, 173-183.

Fashae, O.A., Adagbasa, E.G., Olusola, A.O., & Obateru, R.O. (2020). Land use/land cover change and land surface temperature of Ibadan and environs, Nigeria. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 192(2), 1-18.

Adelabu, S.A.,, Adepoju, K.A., & Mofokeng, O.D. (2020). Estimation of fire potential index in mountainous protected region using remote sensing. Geocarto International, 35(1), 1-18.

Mofutsanyana, S.S., Collins, N., Adelabu, S.A., & Chantanga, P. (2020). Changes in plant functional composition of wetland vegetation along an aridity gradient on the Highveld plateau of South Africa. Applied Vegetation Science, 23(4), 622-634.

Adepoju, K.A., & Adelabu, S.A. (2020). Improving accuracy of Landsat-8 OLI classification using image composite and multisource data with Google Earth Engine. Remote Sensing Letters, 11(2), 107-116.

Adepoju, K.A., Adelabu, S.A., & Mokubung, C. (2020). Mapping Seriphium plumosum encroachment and interaction with wildfire and environmental factors in a protected mountainous grassland. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 192(6), 328.

Adelabu, S.A., Adepoju, K.A., & Mofokeng, D.O. (2020). Estimation of fire potential index in mountainous protected region using remote sensing. Geocarto International, 35(1), 29-46.

Boardman, J., & Evans, R. (2020). The measurement, estimation and monitoring of soil erosion by runoff at the field scale: Challenges and possibilities with particular reference to Britain. Progress in Physical Geography, 44(1), 31-49.

Boardman, J., & Vandaele, K. (2020). Managing muddy floods: Balancing engineered and alternative approaches. Journal of Flood Risk Management, 13(1), 1-10.

Boardman, J. (2020). A 38-year record of muddy flooding at Breaky Bottom: Learning from a detailed case study. Catena, 189, 104493.

Boardman, J., Burt, T., & Foster, I. (2020). Monitoring soil erosion on agricultural land: results and implications for the Rother valley, West Sussex, UK. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 45(15), 3931-3942.

Adelabu, D.B., Clark, R.V., & Bredenhand, E. (2020). Potential for Sustainable Mountain Farming: Challenges and Prospects for Sustainable Smallholder Farming in the Maloti–Drakensberg Mountains. Mountain Research and Development, 40(1), A1-A11.

Clark, R.V., Sokhela, L.N.L., & Vidal, J. (2020). The Afromontane Research Unit: Reaching for New Heights. Mountain Research and Development, 39(4), P1-P5.

Timberlake, J., Ballings, P., Vidal, J., Wursten, B.T., Hyde, M., Mapaura, A., Childes, S., Palgrave, M.C., & Clark, V.R. (2020). Mountains of the Mist: A first plant checklist for the Bvumba Mountains, Manica Highlands (Zimbabwe-Mozambique). PhytoKeys, 145(1), 93-129.

Chari, L.D., Martin, G.D., Steenhuisen, S., Adams, L.D., & Clark, V.R. (2020). Biology of Invasive Plants 1. Pyracantha angustifolia (Franch.) C.K. Schneid. Invasive Plant Science and Management, 13(3), 120-142.

Mapaura, A., Canavan, K., Richardson, D.M., Clark, V.R., Steenhuisen, S. (2020). The invasive grass genus Nassella in South Africa: A synthesis. South African Journal of Botany, 135, 336-348.

Sylvester, S.P., Soreng, R., Sylvester, M.D.P.V., & Clark, V.R. (2020). Festuca drakensbergensis (Poaceae): A common new species in the F. caprina complex from the Drakensberg Mountain Centre of Floristic Endemism, Southern Africa, with key and notes on taxa in the complex including the overlooked F. exaristata. PhytoKeys, 162(8), 45-69.

Soreng, R.J., Sylvester, S.P., Sylvester, M.D.P.V., & Clark, V.R. (2020). New records and key to Poa (Pooideae, Poaceae) from the Flora of Southern Africa region and notes on taxa including a diclinous breeding system in Poa binate. PhytoKeys, 165, 27-50.

Le Roux, J.J., & Van der Waal, B. (2020). Gully erosion susceptibility modelling to support avoided degradation planning. South African Geographical Journal, 102(3), 406-420.

Mararakanye, N., Le Roux, J.J., & Franke, L. (2020). Using satellite-based weather data as input to SWAT in a data poor catchment. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 117, 102871.

Mohamed, A.A., & Mukwada, G. (2020). Temperature Changes in the Maluti-Drakensberg Region: An Analysis of Trends for the 1960-2016 Period. Atmosphere, 10(8): 471. https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos10080471

Mukwada, G., Taylor, S.J., Manatsa, D., Mahasa, P., & Robinson, G. (2020). Combating food insecurity in a rapidly changing mountain climate environment: Insights from Lesotho. Climatic Change, 163(2), 1-18. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-020-02922-z

Mutana, S., & Mukwada, G. (2020). Can mountain route tourism work for the poor? Exploring worldviews from Maluti Route in the Drakensberg region of South Africa. Tourism and Hospitality Research, 20(1), 18-30.

Onaolapo, T.F., Okello, T.W., & Adelabu, S.A. (2020). Assessing spatiotemporal settlement patterns in Eastern Free State, South Africa, pre and post transition from apartheid to majority rule. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa, 75(2), 140-158.

Olusulo, A., Fashae, O., Onafeso, O., & Adelabu, S.A. (2020). Morphologic and hydraulic variability of small bedrock and alluvial channels in relation to lithological controls, Upper Ogun River Basin, Southwestern Nigeria. Physical Geography, 41(6), 537-557.

Olusulo, A., Fashae, O., Onafeso, O., & Adelabu, S.A. (2020). Morphologic and hydraulic variability of small bedrock and alluvial channels in relation to lithological controls, Upper Ogun River Basin, Southwestern Nigeria. Physical Geography, 41(6), 537-557.

Adedeji, O., Olusola, A., James, G., Shaba, H.A., Orimoloye, I.R., Singh, S.K., & Adelabu, S.A. (2020). Early warning systems development for agricultural drought assessment in Nigeria. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 192(12): 798.

Pretorius, A., & Rudolph, E.M. (2020). Reflections on the SSAG2018 conference: focus, formats, and impacts. South African Geographical Journal, 102(2), 223-235.

Schneiderbauer, S., Baunach, D., Pedoth, L., Renner, K., Fritzsche, K., Bollin, C., Pregolato, M., Zebisch, M., Liersch, S., Del Rocío Rivas López, M. (2020). Spatial-explicit climate change vulnerability assessments based on impact chains. Findings from a case study in Burundi. Sustainability, 12(16), 6354.

Moeletsi, M.E., & Tongwane, M.I. (2020). Projected Direct Carbon Dioxide Emission Reductions as a Result of the Adoption of Electric Vehicles in Gauteng Province of South Africa. Atmosphere, 11(6), 591.

Tongwane, M.I., Moeletsi, M.E., & Tsubo, M. (2020). Trends of carbon emissions from applications of nitrogen fertiliser and crop residues to agricultural soils in South Africa. Journal of Environmental Management, 272, 111056.

Tongwane, M.I., & Moeletsi, M.E. (2020). Emission factors and carbon emissions of methane from enteric fermentation of cattle produced under different management systems in South Africa. Journal of Cleaner Production, 265, 121931.

Van der Walt, A.J., & Fichett, J. (2020). Statistical classification of South African seasonal divisions on the basis of daily temperature data. South African Journal of Science, 116(9-10), 1-15.

Xulu, S., Mbatha, N., Peerbhay, K., & Gebreslasie, M. (2020). Detecting harvest events in plantation forest using Sentinel-1 and -2 data via Google Earth Engine. Forests, 11(12), 1283.

2019
Foster, I.D.L., Biddulph, M., Boardman, J., Phillips, R.C., Evans, J., Pulley, S.J., Zhang, Y., & Collins, A.L. (2019). A palaeoenvironmental study of particle size-specific connectivity - New insights and implications from the West Sussex Rother Catchment, United Kingdom. River Research and Applications, 35(8), 1192–1202.

Boardman, J., Vandaele, K., Evans, R., & Foster, I.D.L. (2019). Off-site impacts of soil erosion and runoff: Why connectivity is more important than erosion rates. Soil Use and Management, 35(2), 245 – 256.

Malherbe, H., Le Maitre, D., Le Roux, J.J., Pauleit, S., & Lorz, C. (2019). A simplified method to assess the impact of sediment and nutrient inputs on river water quality in two regions of the Southern coast of South Africa. Environmental Management, 63, 658–672.

Adepoju, K.A., Adelabu, S.A., & Fashae, O. (2019). Vegetation response to recent trends in climate and landuse dynamics in a typical humid and dry tropical region under global change. Advances in Meteorology. https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/4946127

Mutana, S., & Mukwada, G. (2019). Can mountain route tourism work for the poor? Exploring worldviews from Maluti Route in the Drakensberg region of South Africa. Tourism and Hospitality Research, 20(1), 19-30.

Mbiriri, M.Mukwada, G., & Manatsa, D. (2019). Influence of altitude on the spatiotemporal variations of meteorological droughts in mountain regions of the Free State Province, South Africa (1960 – 2013). Advance in Meteorology. https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/5206151

Mbiriri, M.Mukwada, G., & Manatsa, D. (2019). Spatiotemporal characteristics of severe dry and wet conditions in the Free State Province, South Africa. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 135, 693–706.

Mutana, S., & Mukwada, G. (2019). Are policies and guidelines shaping tourism sustainability in South Africa? Critical Success Factors for tourism sustainability governance in the Drakensberg Region. Tourism and Hospitality Research, 20(2), 198-209.

Manatsa, D., & Mukwada, G. (2019). Spring Ozone’s connection to South Africa’s Surface Temperature and Rainfall. Frontiers in Earth Science, 7(27). https://doi.org/10.3389/feart.2019.00027

2018
Favis-Mortlock, D., Boardman, J., Foster, J., & Greenwood, P. (2018). ‘Local gradient’ and between-site variability of erosion rate on badlands in the Karoo, South Africa. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 43(4), 871-883.

Rowell, A.L.K., Thomas, D.S.G., Bailey, R.M., & Holmes, P.J. (2018). Sand ramps as palaeoenvironmental archives: Integrating general principles and regional contexts through reanalysis of the Klipkraal Sands, South Africa. Geomorphology, 311, 103–113.

Le Roux, J.J. (2018). Sediment yield potential in South Africa's only large river network without a dam: Implications for water resource management. Land Degradation & Development, 29(3), 765–775.

Ntema, J., Massey, R.T., Marais, L., Cloete, J. & Lenka, M. (2018). Informal settlement upgrading in South Africa: beneficiaries' perceptions over nearly twenty-five years. Journal of Urbanism, 11(4), 460–479.

Rudolph, E., Meiklejohn, I., Hansen, C., & Hedding, D.W. (2018). Rock glaciers in the Jutulsessen, Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica. Polish Polar Research, 39(1), 1–17.

Molaudzi, O.D., & Adelabu, S.A. (2018). Review of the use of remote sensing for monitoring wildfire risk conditions to support fire risk assessment in protected areas. South African Journal of Geomatics, 7(3), 222-242.

Akpan, G.E., Adepoju, K.A., Oladosu, O.R., & Adelabu, S.A. (2018). Dominant malaria vector species in Nigeria: Modelling potential distribution of Anopheles gambiae sensu lato and its siblings with MaxEnt. PLoS One, 13(10), 1–15.

Manatsa, D.Mukwada, G., & Makaba, L. (2018). ENSO shifts and their link to Southern Africa surface air temperature in summer. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 132(3-4), 72 –738.

Mbiriri, M.Mukwada, G., & Manatsa, D. (2018). About surface temperature and their shifts in the Free State Province, South Africa (1960 - 2013). Applied Geography, 97, 142–151.

Mukwada, G., & Manatsa, D. (2018). Spatiotemporal analysis of the effect of climate change on vegetation health in the Drakensberg Mountain region of South Africa. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 190(6), 1–21.

Mukwada, G.Manatsa, D., & Chitakira, M. (2018). Can social-ecological systems inhibit invasive species control? A study of Acacia mearnsii control in the Golden Gate Highlands National Park of South Africa. European Journal of Geography, 9(3), 139–153.

Mutana, S., & Mukwada, G. (2018). Mountain-route tourism and sustainability. A discourse analysis of literature and possible future research. Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 24, 59–65.

Naidoo, M., & Gasparatos, A. (2018). Corporate environmental sustainability in the retail sector: Drivers, strategies and performance measurement. Journal of Cleaner Production, 203, 125–142.

Books / Chapters in Books

Massey, R.T. 2020. Urban Renewal in South African Cities1st ed. In: R. Massey & A. Gunter eds. Urban Geography in South Africa - Perspectives and Theory. Switzerland: Springer, 265-282.

Massey, R.T.Gunter, A. 2020. Urban Geography in South Africa: An Introduction1st ed. In R. Massey & A. Gunter eds. Urban Geography in South Africa - Perspectives and Theory. Switzerland: Springer, 1-15.

Gunter, A. & Massey, R.T. 2020. South Africa’s Urban Future: Challenges and Opportunities. 1st ed. In R. Massey & A. Gunter eds. Urban Geography in South Africa - Perspectives and Theory. Switzerland: Springer, 283-292.

Mukwada, G. 2018. Savanna ecosystems of Southern Africa. 1st ed. In P. Holmes & J. Boardman eds. Southern African Landscapes and Environmental Change. Abingdon, UK: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 181-201.



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