Publications

Journal Articles

Dahdouh-Guebas, G.N. Ajonina, A. Aldrie Amir, D.A. Andradi-Brown, I. Aziz, T. Balke, E. Barbier, S. Cannicci, S.M. Cragg, M. Cunha-Lignon, D. Curnick, C.M. Duarte, N.C. Duke, C. Endsor, S. Fratini, I.C. Feller, F. Fromard, J. Hugé, M.R. Huxham, J.G. Kairo, T. Kajita, K. Kathiresan, N.E. Koedam, S.Y. Lee, H.-J. Lin, J.R. Mackenzie, M.M. Mangora, C. Marchand, T. Meziane, T.E. Minchinton, N. Pettorelli, J. Polanía, G. Polgar, M. Poti, J. Primavera, A. Quarto, S.M. Rog, B. Satyanarayana, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, M. Spalding, T. Van Der Stocken, D. Wodehouse, J.W. Yong, M. Zimmer and D. Friess. 2020. Public perceptions of mangrove forests matter for their conservation. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7:603651. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2020.603651 (Q1, IF: 3.661) [PDF]

Maya Liyana Hamzah, Ahmad Aldrie Amir, Khairul Nizam Abdul Maulud, Sahadev Sharma, Fazly Amri Mohd, Siti Norsakinah Selamat, Othman Karim, Effi Helmy Ariffin and Rawshan Ara Begum. 2020. Assessment of the mangrove forest changes along the Pahang coast using remote sensing and GIS technology. Journal Of Sustainability Science And Management, 15(5): 43-58. DOI: 10.46754/Jssm.2020.07.006. [PDF]

A. Aldrie Amir. 2020. The going gets tough for mangroves. CHEC Human Ecology Journal. 30: 16-18. [PDF].

A. Aldrie Amir & Norman C. Duke. 2019. Distinct characteristics of canopy gaps in the subtropical mangroves of Moreton Bay, Australia. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 222: 66-80. Elsevier. (Q1, IF: 2.413). [PDF]

Curnick, D.J., Pettorelli, N., Amir, A.A., Balke, T., Barbier, E.B., Crooks, S., Dahdouh-Guebas, F., Duncan, C., Endsor, C., Friess, D.A., Quarto, A., Zimmer, M., & Lee, S.Y. 2019. The value of small mangrove patches. Science, 363 (6424): 239. Wiley. DOI: 10.1126/science.aaw0809. (Q1, IF: 41.058).

Amir, A. A. 2018. Mitigate risk for Malaysia’s mangroves. Science 359:1342-1343. (Q1, IF:37.205)

Xu, S., Z. He, Z. Zhang, Z. Guo, W. Guo, H. Lyu, J. Li, M. Yang, Z. Du, Y. Huang, R. Zhou, C. Zhong, D. E. Boufford, M. Lerdau, C.-I. Wu, N. C. Duke, S. Y. Lee, X. Li, Y. Yang, X. Wang, Y. Chen, S. Yang, Y. Hou, T. Tang, W. L. Ng, L. Chi, W. Zhao, J. Ruan, Q. Li, W. Wang, L. Chen, G. Lin, B. Liao, A. Wee, M. Muehlenberg, M. Sun, K. Kathiresan, R. E. Prabowo, T. Kajita, A. Amir, J. Yong, L. P. Jayatissa, H.-J. Lin, P.-C. Liao, S. Havanond, C. Cannon, K. Krauss, E. Proffitt, D. Devlin, E. A. Hungate, R. T. Baereleo, and S. Shi. 2017. The origin, diversification and adaptation of a major mangrove clade (Rhizophoreae) revealed by whole-genome sequencing. National Science Review 4(5):721-734. (Q1, IF:8.843) [PDF]

Mohd Shafiq Asnawi Md. Akhir, Ahmad Aldrie Amir & Mazlin bin Mokhtar. 2017. Nutrients and pollutants removal in small-scale constructed wetland in Frangipani Resort Langkawi, Malaysia. Nature Environment and Pollution Technology 16 (2): 569-577 [PDF]

Kangayatkarasu Nagulendran, Rory Padfield, Sheema A. Aziz, A. Aldrie Amir, Abd. Rahim Abd. Rahman, Mohamad A. Latiff, Ahmad Zafir, Aida Ghani Quilter, Ange Tan, Sharifuddin Arifah, Noor Awang, Noraini Azhar, Perumal Balu, Pek Chuan Gan, Ning Hii, Mohammad I.H. Reza, Rama Iyer Lakshmi Lavanya, Teckwyn Lim, Shrestha Mahendra, Darmaraj Mark Rayan, Suzanne McGowan, Midori Paxton, Zakaria Mohamed, Daim Mohd. Salleh, M. Tajuddin Abdullah, Nik Aznizan N. Ibrahim, Chong Leong Puan, Gopalasamy Reuben Clements, Idris S.M. Mohamed, Leng Guan Saw, Kumaran Shashi, Elagupillay Sivananthan, Dionysius S.K. Sharma, Suksuwan Surin, Ponnusamy Vanitha, Jamie Wadey, Wan Mohd Wan Hasmah, Ee Phin Wong, Pui May Wong, Chin Aik Yeap & Ahimsa Campos-Arceiz. 2016. A multi-stakeholder strategy to identify conservation priorities in Peninsular Malaysia. Cogent Environmental Science, 2 (1), 1254078. (https://doi.org/10.1080/23311843.2016.1254078) [PDF]

Friess, D.A., Thompson, B.S., Brown, B., Amir, A.A., Cameron, C., Koldewey, H.J., Sasmito, S.D., & Sidik, F. 2016. Policy challenges and approaches for the conservation of mangrove forests in Southeast AsiaConservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12784. (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/cobi.12784/abstract) (Q1, IF: 4.320)

Amir, A.A., 2012. Canopy gaps and the natural regeneration of Matang mangroves. Forest Ecology and Management 269: 60-67. Elsevier. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2011.12.040. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112711007870) (Q1, IF: 2.487).


Articles in Popular Publication

A Aldrie Amir (26 November 2020) Why it’s crucial to protect environmentally sensitive areas. New Straits Times. Page 14. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2020/11/644365/why-its-crucial-protect-environmentally-sensitive-areas

A Aldrie Amir (9 November 2020) Natural resource management key to sustainability. New Straits Times. Page 14. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/letters/2020/11/639399/natural-resource-management-key-sustainability

A Aldrie Amir (4 August 2020) Hutan bakau simbol jati diri masyarakat pinggir pantai. Berita Harian. Page 12. https://www.pressreader.com/malaysia/berita-harian-malaysia/20200803/281745566726605

A Aldrie Amir (25 July 2020) Ban conversion of mangroves. New Straits Times. Page 12. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2020/07/611424/ban-conversion-mangroves

A Aldrie Amir (30 May 2020) Vital to respect ecosystems and diversity. New Straits Times. Page 16. https://www.pressreader.com/malaysia/new-straits-times/20200530/281779926339528

A Aldrie Amir (19 May 2020) Research drives excellence. New Straits Times. Page 17. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/letters/2020/05/593637/research-drives-excellence

A Aldrie Amir (1 May 2020) Pandemic badly affecting nature tourism industry. New Straits Times. Page 20. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2020/05/588872/pandemic-badly-affecting-nature-tourism-industry

A Aldrie Amir (24 April 2020) Impact on mangroves. New Straits Times. Page 21. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/letters/2020/04/587028/impact-mangroves

A Aldrie Amir (27 Dec 2019) Learn from our past. New Straits Times. Page 12. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2019/12/551085/learn-our-past

A Aldrie Amir (18 May 2019) Preserving mangroves and sustainable development. New Straits Times. Page 50. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2019/05/489425/preserving-mangroves-and-sustainable-development

A Aldrie Amir (11 April 2019) A step too late. New Straits Times. Page 66. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2019/04/478225/step-too-late

A Aldrie Amir (29 December 2018) There’s benefits in them mangroves. New Straits Times. Page 15. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2018/12/444986/theres-benefit-them-mangroves

A Aldrie Amir (5 December 2018) Protecting our mangroves and coastal wetlands. New Straits Times. Page 14. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2018/12/437325/protecting-our-mangroves-and-coastal-wetlands

A Aldrie Amir (26 July 2018) Mass tourism hurts mangroves. New Straits Times. Page 16. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/letters/2018/07/394545/mass-tourism-hurts-mangroves

A Aldrie Amir (26 May 2018) They’re not legally protected. New Straits Times. Page 18. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2018/05/373438/theyre-not-legally-protected

A Aldrie Amir (11 March 2018) On Our Love Affair with Malaysian Mangrove. New Straits Times. https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2018/03/343971/our-love-affair-malaysian-mangroves

A Aldrie Amir (May 2015) Mangrove Connects, Impact Magazine: UNESCO@UKM Edition. Pp. 6-7

Lee Jing, Sharina Abdul Halim, Lee Khai Ern, Goh Choo Ta, Tan Ling Ling, Lubna Alam, A Aldrie Amir, Mohamad Imam Hasan Reza, Rahmah Elfithri & Tanot Unjah (October 2014) LESTARI – From the Eyes of Young Fellows. Salam LESTARI. ISSN1394-8482

Aldrie Amir (July 2008) The Quest for Matang Mangrove Light Gaps and the ATBC Conference, CMS Newsletter.

Ahmad Aldrie Amir (October 2004) Workshop on Tools for Assessing and Managing Changes in Physical Landscapes: From Pristine to Disturbed Areas, Salam LESTARI, ISSN1394-8482

Ahmad Aldrie Amir (August 2003) Hutan Bakau: Ekosistem Terpinggir (Mangrove Forest: The Forgotten Ecosystem), Warisan Pantai (Integrated Coastal Management Bulletin). Ed. 1, pp 22-23


Books

Abdul Samad Hadi, Adnan Hezri, A. Aldrie Amir & Sarah Aziz. 2013. Facets of Sustainability, Bangi: UKM Press. ISBN978-967-412-165-5

Aldrie, A.A. & Latiff, A., 2006. Warisan Kepelbagaian Biologi Hutan Bakau Hutan Simpan Merbok (Mangrove Biodiversity Heritage of Merbok Forest Reserve). Kuala Lumpur: Forestry Department of Peninsular Malaysia. ISBN983-9269-48-8

Latiff, A., Pereira, J.J., Hezri, A.A. & Aldrie, A., 2004. Sustainable Development Indicators: Assessing Changes in Environmental Conditions.  Ed.  1.  Bangi:  Institute for Environment and Development (LESTARI). ISBN983-9269-48-8 and ISBN978-983-944-458-2


Book Chapters

Ibrahim Komoo, Ahmad Aldrie Amir & Mohd Ferdaus Harun. 2015. Kepelbagaian Mobiliti Akademik. In: Norzaini Azman (Ed.). Mobiliti Akademik: Memperkasa Pemindahan dan Perkongsian Ilmu ke Arah Kesarjanaan, pp. 35-64. Bangi: UKM Press. ISBN978-967-412-221-8

Munir Shuib, Ahmad Aldrie Amir & Sharina Abdul Halim. 2015. Pemahaman Terhadap Mobiliti Akademik. In: Norzaini Azman (Ed.). Mobiliti Akademik: Memperkasa Pemindahan dan Perkongsian Ilmu ke Arah Kesarjanaan, pp. 65-84. Bangi: UKM Press. ISBN978-967-412-221-8

A Aldrie Amir. 2013. Skipping with the Mudskippers. In: Abdul Samad Hadi, Adnan Hezri, A. Aldrie Amir & Sarah Aziz (Eds.). Facets of Sustainability, pp. 169-175. Bangi: UKM Press. ISBN978-967-412-165-5

Juliana, W., Razali, M, Aldrie, A. & Latiff, A., 2007. Mangrove flora of Selat Kuah, Langkawi. In: Norhayati, Kamal Roslan, Shukor, Mustaffa & A Latiff (Eds.). Selat Kuah: Culture and Nature Heritage of Langkawi. pp. 316-322. Kuala Lumpur: Forestry Department Peninsular Malaysia. ISBN978-983-926-957-4

Razali, M., Juliana, W., Aldrie, A. & Latiff, A., 2007. Penemuan semula Rhizophora stylosa Griff. dan penemuan baru Rhizophora lamarckii Montr. di Selat Kuah, Langkawi. In: Norhayati, Kamal Roslan, Shukor, Mustaffa & A Latiff (Eds.). Selat Kuah: Culture and Nature Heritage of Langkawi. pp. 323-326. Kuala Lumpur: Forestry Department Peninsular Malaysia. ISBN978-983-926-957-4


Proceedings

Amir, A.A., 2011. Canopy gaps and the regeneration of mangrove forests. Asian Wetland Symposium, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. 18-20 July 2011. Sabah State Government, JICA, RAMSAR, Wetlands International (Extended Abstract)

Amir, A. & Duke, N., 2009. A forever young ecosystem: light gap creation and turnover of subtropical mangrove forests in Moreton Bay, Southeast Queensland, Australia. In the Proceedings of the 11th Pacific Science Inter-Congress, 2 – 6 March, Tahiti, French Polynesia. ISBN978-2-11-098964-2 http://intellagence.eu.com/psi2009/output_directory/cd1/Data/index.html

Aldrie, A.A. & Duke, N.C., 2008. Light Gap Regeneration in Subtropical Mangrove Forest of Luggage Point, Southeast Queensland, Australia. Towards Sustainable Land-use in Tropical Asia Conference, Kuching, Sarawak. 23-26 April. Association for Tropical Biology, Asia Chapter (Abstract)

Aldrie, A.A., 2006. Plant Diversity and Sustainable Management of Merbok Forest Reserve, Malaysia. Meeting on Mangrove Macrobenthos, Coolangatta, Queensland. 25-30 June. Griffith University, The University of Queensland, James Cook University, Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries Queensland and The Ian Potter Foundation (Poster)

Aldrie, A.A., Bidin, A.A. & Latiff, A., 2004. Conservation and Management of Mangrove Species: Merbok Forest Reserve. National Conference on Sustainable Management of Matang Mangroves: 100 Years and Beyond. 5-9 October. Proceeding Editors: Shaharudin, M.I., Azahar, M., Razani, U., Kamaruzaman, A.B., Lim, K.L., Suhaili, R., Jalil, M.S. and Latiff, A. Forestry Department of Peninsular Malaysia