Articles

In press

Baker C. M. (in press) Target the source: optimal spatiotemporal resource allocation for invasive species control.” Conservation Letters.

Baker C. M., Bode M. and McCarthy M. A. (in press) Models that predict ecosystem impacts of reintroductions should consider uncertainty and distinguish between direct and indirect effects. Biological Conservation.

Baker C. M. and Bode M. (in press) Placing invasive species management in a spatio-temporal context. Ecological Applications.

Baker C. M., Gordon A. and Bode M. (in press). Predicting ecosystem response using ensemble ecosystem modelling. Conservation Biology.

Bellio, M., Minton, C. and Veltheim, I. (in press) Challenges faced by shorebird species using the inland wetlands of the East Asian–Australasian Flyway: the little curlew example. Marine and Freshwater Research.

Bland, L. M., Bielby, J., Kearney, S., Orme, C. D. L., Watson, J. E. M., Collen, B. (in press) Towards reassessing Data Deficient species. Conservation Biology

Bland, L. M. & Böhm, M. (in press) Overcoming data deficiency in reptiles. Biological Conservation

Boettiger, C., M. Bode, J. N. Sanchirico, J. LaRiviere, A. Hastings and P. R. Armsworth. (in press). Optimal management of a stochastically varying population when policy adjustment is costly. Ecological Applications.

Canessa, S., Converse, S.J., West, M., Clemann, N., Gillespie, G., McFadden, M., Silla, A.J., Parris, K.M. and McCarthy, M.A. (in press). Planning for ex-situ conservation in the face of uncertainty. Conservation Biology.

Caryl, F.M., Lumsden, L.F., van der Ree, R. and Wintle, B.A. (in press). Functional responses of insectivorous bats to increasing housing density support ‘land‐sparing’rather than ‘land‐sharing’urban growth strategies. Journal of Applied Ecology.

Chadès I., Nicol S., Rout T.M., Peron M., Dujardin Y., Pichancourt J.-B., Hastings A. & Hauser C.E. (in press) Optimization methods to solve adaptive management problems. Theoretical Ecology.

Fraser, H., Pichancourt, J., Butet, A. (2017) Tiny terminological disagreements with far reaching consequences for global bird trends. Ecological Indicators 73: 79-87, ISSN 1470-160X.

Fraser, H., Soanes, K., Jones, S. A., Jones, C. S. and Malishev, M. (in press) The value of virtual conferencing for ecology and conservation. Conservation Biology. doi:10.1111/cobi.12837

Gálvez, N., Guillera-Arroita, G., Morgan, B.J.T. & Davies, Z.G. (in press) Cost-efficient effort allocation for camera-trap occupancy surveys of mammals. Biological Conservation.

González-Orozco, C.E., Pollock, L.J, Thornhill, A.H., Mishler, B.D., Knerr, N., Laffan, S.W., Miller, J.T., Rosauer, D.F., Faith, D.F., Nipperess, D.A., Kujala, H., Linke, S., Butt, N., Külheim, C., Crisp, M.D. & Gruber, B. (in press) Phylogenetic approaches reveal biodiversity threats under climate change. Nature Climate Change. DOI:10.1038/nclimate3126

Guillera-Arroita, G. (in press) Modelling of species distributions, range dynamics and communities under imperfect detection: advances, challenges and opportunities. Ecography.

Guillera-Arroita, G. and Lahoz-Monfort, J.J. (in press) Species occupancy estimation and imperfect detection: shall surveys continue after the first detection? Advances in Statistical Analysis.

Guillera-Arroita G, Lahoz Monfort JJ, van Rooyen AR, Weeks AR, Tingley R (in press) Dealing with false positive and false negative errors about species occurrence at multiple levels. Methods in Ecology and Evolution.

Helmstedt K, Shaw J, Bode M, Terauds A, Springer K, Robinson S, Possingham H. (in press) Prioritizing eradication actions on islands: it’s not all or nothing. Journal of Applied Ecology.

Kraemer MUG, Faria NR, Reiner RC, Golding N, Nikolay B, Stasse S, Johansson MA, Salje H, Faye O, Wint GRW, Niedrig M, Shearer FM, Hill SC, Thompson RN, Bisanzio D, Taveira N, Nax HH, Pradelski BSR, Nsoesie EO, Murphy NR, Bogoch II, Khan K, Brownstein JS, Tatem AJ, de Oliveira T, Smith DL, Sall AA, Pybus OG, Hay SI, Cauchemez S (in press) Spread of yellow fever virus outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo 2015–16: a modelling study. The Lancet Infectious Diseases.

McGowan, J, Beger, M, Lewison, R, Harcourt, R, Campbell, H, Priest, M, Dwyer, R, Lin, H-Y, Lentini, PE, Dudgeon, C, McMahon, C, Watts, M and Possingham, HP (in press) Linking research using animal-borne telemetry with the needs of conservation management. Journal of Applied Ecology.

Mokany, K., Ferrier, S., Connolly, S.R., Dunstan, P.K., Fulton, E.A., Harfoot, M.B., Harwood, T.D., Richardson, A.J., Roxburgh, S.H., Scharlemann, J.P.W., Tittensor, D.P., Westcott, D.A. and Wintle, B.A. (in press). Integrating modelling of biodiversity composition and ecosystem function. Oikos.

Plein, M., Bode, M., Moir, M.L. and Vesk, P.A. (in press). Translocation strategies for multiple species depend on interspecific interaction type. Ecological Applications.

Read, C.F., Elith, J. & Vesk, P.A. (in press) A hierarchical model of biological soil crust succession. Journal of Vegetation Science.

Rose, L.E., Heard, G.W., Chee, Y.E. and Wintle, B.A. (in press). Cost‐effective conservation of an endangered frog under uncertainty. Conservation Biology.

Ryan G. and Baker C. M. (in press). A general method for assessing the risks and benefits of secrecy in conserving ‘Lazarus species’. Biological Conservation.

Snäll, T., Lehtomäki, J., Arponen, A., Elith, J., Moilanen, A. (in press). Green infrastructure design based on spatial conservation prioritization and modeling of biodiversity features and ecosystem services. Environmental Management.

Tingley R, Ward-Fear G, Schwarzkopf L, Greenlees MJ, Phillips BL, Brown G, Clulow S, Webb J, Capon R, Sheppard A, Strive T, Tizard M, Shine R (in press) New weapons in the Toad Toolkit: A review of methods to control and mitigate the biodiversity impacts of invasive cane toads (Rhinella marina). The Quarterly Review of Biology.

Whitehead, A.L., Kujala, H. & Wintle, B.A. (in press) Dealing with cumulative biodiversity impacts in strategic environmental assessment: A new frontier for conservation planning. Conservation Letters. DOI: 10.1111/conl.12260

2017

Southwell D, Tingley R, Bode M, Nicholson E, Phillips BL (2017). Cost and feasibility of a barrier to halt the spread of invasive cane toads in arid Australia: incorporating expert knowledge into model-based decision-making. Journal of Applied Ecology, 54, 216–224.

2016

Beissinger, S.R., Iknayan, K.J., Guillera-Arroita, G., Zipkin, E.F., Dorazio, R.M., Royle, J.A. & Kéry, M. (2016). Incorporating Imperfect Detection into Joint Models of Communities: A response to Warton et al. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 31, 736–737.

Bland, L. M. & Collen, B. (2016) Species loss: lack of data leaves a gap, Nature Correspondence 537: 488

Bode M., Rumpff L., Benshemesh J., Burnard T., Lahoz-Monfort J., van Hespen R., Hauser C. & Wintle B. (2016) Predicting malleefowl dynamics using decision theory and qualitative ecosystem modelling. Proceedings of the 5th National Malleefowl Forum, 223-236

Böhm, M., Williams, R., Bramhall, H., McMillan, K., Davidson, A., Garcia, A, Bland, L. M., Bielby, J., Purvis, A. and Collen. B. (2016) The correlates of extinction risk in reptiles: the relative importance of biology, geography and threat. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 25: 391-405

Briscoe, NJ. Kearney MR, Taylor C, Wintle B (2016). Unpacking the mechanisms captured by a correlative SDM to improve predictions of climate refugia. Global Change Biology: 22. 2425–2439, doi: 10.1111/gcb.

Buckley, Y.M. and Catford, J.A. (2016) Does the biogeographical origin of species matter? Ecological effects of native and non-native species and the use of origin to guide management. Journal of Ecology.

Cadenhead N.C.R., Kearney M.R., Moore D., McAlpin S. & Wintle B.A. (2015). Climate and fire scenario uncertainty dominates the evaluation of options for conserving the great desert skink. Conservation Letters. 9(3): 181-190

Canessa, S., Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Southwell, D.M., Armstrong, D.P., Chadès, I., Lacy, R.C. & Converse, S.J. (2016). Adaptive management for improving species conservation across the captive-wild spectrum. Biological Conservation, 199, 123–131

Catford, J.A. (2016) Using management to determine drivers of alien plant invasion and limits to native restoration. Applied Vegetation Science

Cherry H., Constantine A., Primrose K., Hauser C. & Tasker K. (2016) It takes a village: detection dogs, partnerships and volunteers aid hawkweed eradication in mainland Australia. In Randall R., Lloyd S & Borger C. (eds) Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Weeds Conference. Weeds Society of Western Australia, 164-170.

Constantine A., Hauser C.E., Primrose K. & Smith N. (2016) Hawkweed (Hieracium spp.) surveillance: development of a targeted and robust plan for the Victorian Alps. Plant Protection Quarterly 31: 28-32.

De Palma A, Abrahamczyk S, Aizen M, Albrecht M, Basset Y, Bates A, Blake RJ, Boutin C, Bugter R, Connop S, Cruz-López L, Cunningham SA, Lentini PE and Purvis A (2016) Predicting bee community responses to land-use changes: Effects of geographic and taxonomic biases. Scientific Reports 6, 31153.

Driscoll, D. A., M. Bode, R. A. Bradstock, D. A. Keith, T. D. Penman and O. F. Price (in press). Resolving future fire management conflicts using multicriteria decision making. Conservation Biology. 30: 196-205

Fukuda Y, Tingley R, Crase B, Webb G, Saalfeld K (2016) Long-term monitoring reveals declines in an endemic predator following invasion by an exotic prey species. Animal Conservation. 19: 75–87.

Hammond, N.E.B., Hardie, D., Hauser, C.E. and Reid, S. (2016) Can general surveillance detect high priority pests in the Western Australian grains industry? Crop Protection. 79: 8-14

Hammond, N.E.B., Hardie, D., Hauser, C.E. and Reid, S. (2016) How would high priority pests be reported in the Western Australian grains industry. Crop Protection. 79:26-33

Hauser C.E., Bode M., Rumpff L., Lahoz-Monfort J.J., Benshemesh J., Burnard T., van Hespen R. & Wintle B. (2016) Applying adaptive management principles to malleefowl conservation. Proceedings of the 5th National Malleefowl Forum, 210-215

Hauser, C.E., Giljohann, K.M., Rigby, M., Herbert, K., Curran, I., Pascoe, C., Williams, N.S.G., Cousens, R.D. and Moore, J.L. (2016) Practicable methods for delimiting a plant invasion. Diversity & Distributions. 22: 136-147

Hauser C.E., Weiss J., Guillera-Arroita G., McCarthy M.A., Giljohann K.M. & Moore J.L. (2016) Designing detection experiments: three more case studies. In Randall R., Lloyd S & Borger C. (eds) Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Weeds Conference. Weeds Society of Western Australia, 171-178.

Herring, M., Veltheim, I., Silcocks, A. (2016). Robbie’s gone a roaming. Australian BirdLife 5(3)

Ives, C., Lentini, P.E., Threlfall, C., Ikin, K., Shanahan, D., Garrard, G., Bekessy, S., Fuller, R., Mumaw, L., Rayner, L., Rowe, R., Valentine, L.E., and Kendal, D. (2016). Cities are hotspots for threatened species. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 25: 117-126

Lahoz Monfort JJ, Guillera-Arroita G, Tingley R (2016) Statistical approaches to account for false positive errors in environmental DNA samples. Molecular Ecology Resources.

Lahoz-Monfort J.J. & Hauser C.E. (2016) Analysing the effects of ongoing and historical fox control on malleefowl population viability. Proceedings of the 5th National Malleefowl Forum, 216-220

Li X, Liu X, Kraus F, Tingley R, Li Y (2016) Risks of biological invasions concentrate in biodiversity hotspots. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 14, 411-417.

Maron, M., Ives, C.D., Kujala, H., Bull, J.W., Maseyk, F., Bekessy, S., Gordon, A., Watson, J.E.M, Lentini, P.E., Gibbons, P., Possingham, H.P., Hobbs, R.J., Keith, D.A., Wintle, B.A. & Evans, M.C. (2016) Taming a wicked problem: Resolving controversies in biodiversity offsetting. BioScience. 66(6): 489-498.

Mathewson, P. D., Moyer-Horner, L., Beever, E. A., Briscoe, N. J., Kearney, M., Yahn, J. M. and Porter, W. P. (2016) Mechanistic variables can enhance predictive models of endotherm distributions: the American pika under current, past, and future climates. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13454

Messina JP, Kraemer MUG, Brady OJ, Pigott DP, Shearer F, Weiss DJ, Golding N, Ruktanonchai CW, Gething PW, Cohn E, Brownstein JB, Khan K, Tatem AJ, Jaenisch T, Murray CJL, Marino F, Scott TW, Hay SI (2016) Mapping global environmental suitability for Zika virus. eLife e15272

Nsoesie EO, Kraemer MU, Golding N, Pigott DM, Brady OJ, Moyes CL, Johansson MA, Gething PW, Velayudhan R, Khan K, Hay SI, Brownstein JS (2016) Global distribution and environmental suitability for chikungunya virus, 1952 to 2015. Euro surveillance 21(20)

Phillips BL, Shine R, Tingley R (2016) The genetic backburn: using rapid evolution to halt invasions. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 283, 20153037.

Pigott DM, Millear AI, Earl L, Morozoff C, Han BA, Shearer FM, Weiss DJ, Brady OJ, Kraemer MUG, Moyes CL, Bhatt S, Gething PW, Golding N, Hay SI (2016) Updates to the zoonotic niche map of Ebola virus disease in Africa. eLife e16412

Ryan, G.E., & Baker, C.M. (2016) A general method for assessing the risks and benefits of secrecy in conserving ‘Lazarus species’. Biological Conservation 203, 186–107

Shearer FM, Huang Z, Weiss DJ, Wiebe A, Gibson HS, Battle KE, Pigott DM, Brady OJ, Putaporntip C, Jongwutiwes S, Lau Y-L, Manske M, Amato R, Elyazar IRF, Vythilingam I, Bhatt S, Gething PW, Singh B, Golding N, Hay SI and Moyes CL (2016) Estimating Geographical Variation in the Risk of Zoonotic Plasmodium knowlesi Infection in Countries Eliminating Malaria. PLOS NTDs 10(8): e0004915

Smart AS, Weeks AR, van Rooyen AR, Moore A, McCarthy MA, Tingley R (2016). Assessing the cost-efficiency of environmental DNA sampling. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 7, 1291-1298.

Southwell D.M., Hauser C.E. & McCarthy M.A. (2016) Learning about colonization when managing metapopulations under an adaptive management framework. Ecological Applications 26, 279-294

Straka, T, Lentini, PE, Lumsden, LF, Wintle, BA, and van der Ree, R (2016) Urban bat communities are affected by wetland size, quality and pollution levels. Ecology and Evolution 6, 4761–4774.

Tingley R, Mahoney PJ, Durso AM, Tallian AG, Moran-Ordonez A, Beard KH (2016) Threatened and invasive reptiles are not two sides of the same coin. Global Ecology and Biogeography 25, 1050-1060.

Tingley R, Meiri S, Chapple DG (2016) Addressing knowledge gaps in reptile conservation. Biological Conservation, 204, 1-5.

Tingley R, Thompson MB, Hartley S, Chapple DG (2016) Patterns of niche filling and expansion across the invaded ranges of an Australian lizard. Ecography 39, 270-280.

Tulloch AIT, Sutcliffe P, Naujokaitis-Lewis I, Tingley R, Brotons L, Ferraz KM, Possingham H, Guisan A, Rhodes J (2016) Conservation planners tend to ignore improved accuracy of modelled species distributions to focus on multiple threats and ecological processes. Biological Conservation 199, 157-171.

van Hespen R., Hauser C.E., Lahoz-Monfort J.J. & Rumpff L. (2016) Camera trap analysis of mallee wildlife. Proceedings of the 5th National Malleefowl Forum, 221-222

Visintin, C., van der Ree, R., McCarthy, M. A. (2016) A simple framework for a complex problem? Predicting wildlife–vehicle collisions. Ecology & Evolution 6(17), 6409-6421.

Woolley, S.N.C., Tittensor, D.P., Dunstan, P.K., Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Wintle, B.A., Worm, B. & O’Hara, T.D. (2016) Deep-sea diversity patterns are shaped by energy availability. Nature, 533, 393–396.

2015

Addison, P.F.E., de Bie, K., and Rumpff, L. (2015) Setting conservation management thresholds using a novel participatory modelling approach. Conservation Biology 29, 1411–1422.

Baker C. M., Hughes B. D. and Landman K. A. (2015) Length-based connectivity metrics and their ecological interpretation. Ecological Indicators, Volume 58, pg. 192-198

Bardos, D., Guillera-Arroita, G. and Wintle, B.A. (2015) Valid auto-models for spatially autocorrelated occupancy and abundance data. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 6, 1137–1149.

Barnes, M., Szabo, J.K., Morris, W.K. and Possingham, H. (in press) Evaluating protected area effectiveness using bird lists in the Australian Wet Tropics, Diversity and Distributions 21, 368–378.

Barton, PS, Lentini, PE, Alacs, E, Bau, S, Buckley, YM, Burns, EL, Driscoll, DA, Guja, LK, Kujala, H, Lahoz-Monfort, JJ, Mortelliti, A, Nathan, R, Rowe, R, and Smith, AL (in press) Guidelines for using movement science to inform biodiversity policy. Environmental Management 56, 791-801.

Bates, A.E., Bird, T.J., Stuart‐Smith, R.D., Wernberg, T., Sunday, J.M., Barrett, N.S., Edgar, G.J., Frusher, S., Hobday, A.J., Pecl, G.T., Smale, D.A. and McCarthy, M.A. (2015). Distinguishing geographical range shifts from artefacts of detectability and sampling effort. Diversity and Distributions 21, 13-22

Bland, L.M., Collen, B., Orme, C.D.L. and Bielby, J. (2015) Predicting the conservation status of data-deficient species, Conservation Biology 29(1): 250-259

Bland, L.M., Orme, C.D.L, Bielby, J., Collen, B., Nicholson, E. and McCarthy, M.A. (2015). Cost-effective assessment of extinction risk with limited information. Journal of Applied Ecology, 52, 861–870.

Bode M, Baker C. M., Plein M (2015). Eradicating down the food chain: optimal multispecies eradication schedules for a common invaded island ecosystem motif. Journal of Applied Ecology 52: 571-579.

Bode M, Tulloch A, Mills M, Venter O, Ando A (2015). A conservation planning approach to mitigate the impacts of leakage from protected area networks. Conservation Biology 29: 765-774.

Briscoe, N. J. (2015). Tree-hugging behavior beats the heat. Temperature 2, 33-35.

Briscoe, N. J., Krockenberger, A., Handasyde, K. A., Kearney, M. R. (2015). Bergmann meets Scholander: geographical variation in body size and insulation in the koala is related to climate. Journal of Biogeography, 42: 791–802.

Brown, C. J., M. Bode, O. Venter, M. D. Barnes, J. McGowan, C. A. Runge, J. E. M. Watson and H. P. Possingham (2015). Effective conservation requires clear objectives and prioritizing actions, not places or species. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112, E4342.

Camac, J.S., Williams, R.J., Wahren, C-H., Jarrad, F., Hoffmann, A.A., Vesk. P.A. (in press). Modeling rates of life form cover change in burned and unburned alpine heathland subject to experimental warming. Oecologia 178, 615-628.

Canessa, S., Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Southwell, D., Amstrong, D., Chades, I., Lacy, R. and Converse, S.J. (2015) When do we need more data? A primer on calculating the value of information for applied ecologists. Methods in Ecology and Evolution , 6, 1219–1228.

Canessa, S., Heard, G.W., Robertson, P. and Sluiter, I.R.K. (2015). Dealing with trade-offs in destructive sampling designs for occupancy surveys. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0120340. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0120340

Clarke PJ, Lawes MJ, Murphy BP, Russell-Smith J, Nano CEM, Bradstock R, Enright NJ, Fontaine JB, Gosper CR, Radford IJ, Midgley JJ (in press) A synthesis of postfire recovery traits of woody plants in Australian ecosystems. Science of the Total Environment 534, 31-42.

Crase, B., Vesk, P.A., Liedloff, A. and Wintle, B.A. (2015). Modelling both dominance and species distribution provides a more complete picture of changes to mangrove ecosystems under climate change. Global Change Biology 21, 3005–3020.

Davis, J., A. P. O’Grady, A. Dale, A. H. Arthington, P. A. Gell, P. D. Driver, N. Bond, M. Casanova, M. Finlayson, R. J. Watts, S. J. Capon, I. Nagelkerken, R. Tingley, B. Fry, T. J. Page, and A. Specht. (2015). When trends intersect: The challenge of protecting freshwater ecosystems under multiple land use and hydrological intensification scenarios. Science of The Total Environment 534, 65-78.

Dodd, A.J., Ainsworth, N., Burgman, M.A. and McCarthy, M.A. (2015). Plant extirpation at the site scale: implications for eradication programmes. Diversity and Distributions, 21, 151–162,

Dodd, A.J., Burgman, M.A., McCarthy, M.A. and Ainsworth, N. (2015). The changing patterns of plant naturalization in Australia. Diversity and Distributions 21, 1038-1050.

Driscoll, D.A., Catford, J.A., Barney, J.N., Hulme, P.E., Inderjit, Martin, T.G., Pauchard, A., Pyšek, P., Richardson, D.M., Riley, S. & Visser, V. (2015) Reply to Proença et al.: Sown biodiverse pastures are not a universal solution to invasion risk. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112, E1696.

Ewen, J.G., Walker, L., Canessa, S. and Groombridge, J. (2015) A recipe for success: improving supplementary feeding in species conservation. Conservation Biology 29, 341–349.

Fithian, W., Elith, J., Hastie, T. & Keith, D. (2015) Bias Correction in Species Distribution Models: Pooling Survey and Collection Data for Multiple Species. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 6, 424-438.

Fraser, H., Garrard, G.E., Rumpff, L., Hauser, C.E., and Fraser, H., Garrard, G.E., Rumpff, L., Hauser, C.E., and McCarthy, M.A. (2015). Consequences of inconsistently classifying woodland birds. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 3, 83.

Garrard, G.E., Bekessy, S.A., McCarthy, M.A. and Wintle, B.A. (2015). Incorporating Detectability of Threatened Species into Environmental Impact Assessment. Conservation Biology 29, 216-225.

Giljohann, K.M., McCarthy, M.A., Kelly, L.T. and Regan, T.J. (2015) Choice of biodiversity index drives optimal fire management decisions. Ecological Applications 25, 264-277.

Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Elith, J., Gordon, A., Kujala, H., Lentini, P.E., McCarthy, M.A., Tingley, R. and Wintle, B.A. (2015) Is my species distribution model fit for purpose? Matching data and models to applications. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 24, 276-292

Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., McCarthy, M.A., Wintle, B.A. (2015) Threatened species impact assessments: survey effort requirements based on criteria for cumulative impacts. Diversity and Distributions 21, 620-630.

Hallam, C. D., Johnson, A., O’Kelly, H., Seateun, S., Thamsatith, T., O’Brien, T. G. and Strindberg, S. (2015), Using occupancy-based surveys and multi-model inference to estimate abundance and distribution of crested gibbons (Nomascus spp.) in central Laos. American Journal of Primatology. doi: 10.1002/ajp.22508

Heard, G.W., Canessa, S. and Parris, K.M. (2015). Interspecific variation in the phenology of advertisement calling in a temperate Australian frog community. Ecology and Evolution 5, 3927–3938

Heard, G.W., Thomas, C.D., Hodgson, J.A., Scroggie, M.P., Ramsey, D.S.L and Clemann, N. (2015). Refugia and connectivity sustain amphibian metapopulations afflicted by disease. Ecology Letters 18, 853-863.

Jones, C.S., Duncan, D.H., Rumpff, L., Thomas, F.T., Morris, W.K. and Vesk, P.A. (2015) Empirically validating a dense woody regrowth ‘problem’ and thinning ‘solution’ for understory vegetation, Forest Ecology and Management, 340 153-162. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2014.12.006

Keely, C.C., Hale, J.M., Heard, G.W., Parris, K.M., Sumner, J., Hamer, A.J. and Melville, J. (2015). Genetic structure and diversity of the endangered growling grass frog in a rapidly urbanising region. Royal Society Open Science 2, 140255.

Keith, D.A, Rodríguez, J.P., Brooks, T.M., Burgman, M.A., Barrow, E.G, Bland, L.M., Comer, P.J., Franklin, J., Link, J., McCarthy, M.A., Miller, R.M., Murray, N.J., Nel, J., Nicholson, E., Oliveira‐Miranda, M.A., Regan, T.J., Rodríguez‐Clark, K.M., Rouget, M. and Spalding, M.D. (2015). The IUCN Red List of Ecosystems: Motivations, Challenges, and Applications. Conservation Letters, 8, 214-216.

Kelly, L.T., Bennett, A.F., Clarke, M.F. & McCarthy, M.A (2015) Optimal fire histories for biodiversity conservation. Conservation Biology 29, 473-481.

Kujala, H., Whitehead, A.L., Morris, W.K. and Wintle, B.A. (2015). Towards strategic offsetting of biodiversity loss using spatial prioritization concepts and tools: A case study on mining impacts in Australia. Biological Conservation. 192: 513–521

Lawes MJ, Murphy BP, Fisher A, Woinarski JCZ, Edwards AC, Russell-Smith J (2015). Small mammals decline with increasing fire extent in northern Australia: evidence from long-term monitoring in Kakadu National Park. International Journal of Wildland Fire 24, 712-722.

Lechner, A.M., McIntyre, N., Bulovic, N., Kujala, H., Whitehead, A.L., Webster, A., Wintle, B.A., Rifkin, W. and Scott, M. (2015) A GIS tool for land and water use planning in mining regions. In: Weber, T., McPhee, MJ and Anderssen, RS (eds.) The 21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation. Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand

Lentini, P.E., Bird, T.J., Griffiths, S.R., Godinho, L.N. and Wintle, B.A. (2015). A global synthesis of survival estimates for microbats. Biology Letters 11: 20150371.

Lentini, P.E. and Wintle, B.A. (2015). Spatial conservation priorities are highly sensitive to choice of biodiversity surrogates and species distribution model type. Ecography 11, 1101–1111.

Lindenmayer, D.B., Wood, J., MacGregor, C., Buckley, Y.M., Dexter, N., Fortescue, M., Hobbs, R.J. and Catford, J.A. (2015). A long-term experimental case study of the ecological and cost effectiveness of invasive plant management in achieving conservation goals: Bitou Bush control in Booderee National Park in eastern Australia. PLoS ONE 10, e0128482

Lyon, A., Wintle, B.C. and Burgman, M. (2015) Collective wisdom: methods of confidence interval aggregation. Journal of Business Research 68, 1759–1767.

McDonald, J.A., Carwardine, J., Joseph, L.N., Klein, C.J., Rout, T.M., Watson, J.E.M., Garnett, S.T., McCarthy, M.A. and Possingham, H.P. (2015). Improving policy efficiency and effectiveness to save more species: a case study of the megadiverse country Australia. Biological Conservation 182, 102–108.

McGrath, T., Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Hunter D., Osborne W., Sarre S. (2015) Accounting for detectability when surveying for rare or declining reptiles. Biological Conservation, 182, 53-62

Morán-Ordóñez, A., Pavlova, A., Pinder, A., Sim, L., Sunnucks, P., Thompson, R. and Davis J. (2015) Aquatic communities in arid landscapes: local conditions, dispersal-traits and landscape configuration determine local biodiversity. Diversity & Distributions 21, 1230-1241.

Morris, W.K., Vesk, P.A., McCarthy, M.A., Bunyavejchewin, S. and Baker, P.J. (2015). The neglected tool in the Bayesian ecologist’s shed: a case study testing informative priors’ effect on model accuracy. Ecology and Evolution 5, 102-108.

Murphy BP, Cochrane MA, Russell-Smith J (2015) Prescribed burning protects endangered tropical heathlands of the Arnhem Plateau, northern Australia. Journal of Applied Ecology 52, 980–991.

Murphy, B.P., Liedloff, A.C. and Cook, G.D. (2015) Does fire limit tree biomass in Australian savannas?, International Journal of Wildland Fire. 24, 1-13

Nicholson, E., Regan, T.J., Auld, T.D., Burns, E., Chisholm, L.A., English, V., Harris, S., Harrison, P., Kingsford, R.T., Leishman, M.R., Metcalfe, D.J., Pisanu, P., Watson, C.J., White, M., White, M.D., Williams, R.J., Wilson, B. and Keith, D.A. (in press) Towards consistency, rigour and compatibility of risk assessments for ecosystems and ecological communities, Austral Ecology 40, 347–363.

Olitio, C., Bode, M. and Marshall, D. (2015). Evolutionary consequences of fertilization mode for reproductive phenology and asynchrony. Marine Ecology Progress Series 537, 23-38.

Penman, T.D., Keith, D.A., Elith, J., Mahony, M.J., Tingley, R., Baumgartner, J.B. & Regan, T.J. (2015) Interactive effects of climate change and fire on meta-population viability of a forest-dependent frog in south-eastern Australia. Biological Conservation, 190, 142-153.

Pettit, C., Klosterman, R., Delaney, P., Whitehead, A.L., Kujala, H., Nino-Ruiz, M., Bromage, A. & Bunny, B. (2015) The Online What if? Planning Support System: A Land Suitability Application in Western Australia. Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy. 8: 93-112.

Pollock, L.J., Bayly, M.J. and Vesk, P.A. (2015). The roles of ecological and evolutionary processes in plant community assembly: the environment, hybridization, and introgression influence co-occurrence of Eucalyptus. The American Naturalist 185, 784-796.

Pollock, L.J., Rosauer, D.F., Thornhill, A.H., Kujala, H., Crisp, M.D., Miller, J.T. and McCarthy, M.A. (2015) Phylogenetic diversity meets conservation policy: small areas are key to preserving eucalyptus lineages, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 20140007. 370(1662): 20140007.

Possingham HP, Bode M, Klein C (2015). Optimal conservation outcomes require both restoration and protection. PLoS Biology 13: e1002052.

Renner, I.W., Elith, J., Baddeley, A., Fithian, W., Hastie, T., Phillips, S.J., Popovic, G. & Warton, D.I. (2015) Point process models for presence-only analysis. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 6, 366-379.

Renwick A, Bode M, Venter O (2015). Reserves in context: planning for leakage from protected areas. PLoS One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129441.

Rodríguez, J. P., D. A. Keith, K. M. Rodríguez-Clark, N. J. Murray, E. Nicholson, T. J. Regan, R. M. Miller, E. G. Barrow, L. M. Bland, K. Boe, T. M. Brooks, M. A. Oliveira-Miranda, M. Spalding, and P. Wit. 2015. A practical guide to the application of the IUCN Red List of Ecosystems criteria. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 370, 20140003.

Rueda-Cediel, P., K. E. Anderson, T. J. Regan, J. Franklin, and H. M. Regan. (2015). Combined influences of model choice, data quality, and data quantity when estimating population trends. PLoS ONE 10, e0132255.

Smart AS, Tingley R, Weeks AR, van Rooyen AR, McCarthy MA (in press) Environmental DNA sampling is more sensitive than a traditional survey technique for detecting an aquatic invader. Ecological Applications 25, 1944-1952.

Soanes, K., Vesk, P.A. and van der Ree, R. (2015). Monitoring the use of road-crossing structures by arboreal marsupials: insights gained from motion-triggered cameras and passive integrated transponder (PIT) tags. Wildlife Research 42, 241-25.

Sutherland, W.J., Clout, M., Depledge, M., Dicks, L.V., Dinsdale, J., Entwistle, A.C., Fleishman, E., Gibbons, D.W., Keim, B., Lickorish, F.A., Monk, K.A., Ockendon, N., Peck, L.S., Pretty, J., Rockström, J., Spalding, M.D., Tonneijck, F.H. and Wintle, B.C. (2015) A horizon scan of global conservation issues for 2015. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 30, 17–24.

Trauernicht C, Brook BW, Murphy BP, Williamson GJ, Bowman DMJS (2015) Local and global pyrogeographic evidence that indigenous fire management creates pyrodiversity. Ecology and Evolution 5, 1908–1918

Tingley, R., Weeks, A.R., Smart, A.S., van Rooyen, A.R., Woolnough, A.P. and McCarthy, M.A. (2015) European newts establish in Australia, marking the arrival of a new amphibian order. Biological Invasions, 17, 31-37

Veltheim, I., Chavez-Ramirez, F., Hill, R., and Cook, S. (2015). Assessing capture and tagging methods for brolgas, Antigone rubicunda (Gruidae). Wildlife Research 42, 373-381.

Vesk, P.A., Robinson, D., van der Ree, R., Wilson, C.M., Saywell, S. and McCarthy, M.A. (2015). Demographic effects of habitat restoration for the Grey-Crowned Babbler Pomatostomus temporalis, in Victoria, Australia. PLoS One 10: e0130153.

Whitehead, A.L., Lyver, P.O., Ballard, G., Barton, K.J., Karl, B.J., Ainley, D.G., Dugger, K.M., Lescroël, A. and Wilson, P.R. (2015) Factors driving Adélie penguin chick size, mass and condition at colonies of differing size in the southern Ross Sea, Marine Ecology Progress Series 523, 199–213.

Williams, N.S.G., Hahs, A.K. and Vesk, P.A. (2015). Urbanisation, plant traits and the composition of urban floras. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 17, 78–86.

Ziembicki MR, Woinarski JCZ, Webb JK, Vanderduys E, Tuft K, Smith JG, Ritchie EG, Reardon TB, Radford IJ, Preece N, Perry J, Murphy BP, McGregor H, Legge S, Leahy L, Lawes MJ, Kanowski J, Johnson CN, James A, Griffiths AD, Gillespie G, Frank A, Fisher A, Burbidge AA (2015) Stemming the tide: progress towards resolving the causes of decline and implementing management responses for the disappearing mammal fauna of northern Australia. Therya 6, 169-225

2014

Adams, V., Game, E.T., Bode, M. (August, 2014) Synthesis and review: delivering on conservation promises: the challenges of managing and measuring conservation outcomes, Environmental Research Letters, 9, 085002.

Bowman, D.M.J.S., Murphy, B.P., Neyland, D.L.J., Williamson, G.J. and Prior, L.D. (March, 2014) Abrupt fire regime change may cause landscape-wide loss of mature obligate seeder forests, Global Change Biology, 20, 1008–1015.

Bowman, D.M.J.S., Murphy, B.P., Williamson, G.J. and Cochrane, M.A. (July, 2014) Pyrogeographic models, feedbacks and the future of global fire regimes, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 23, 821-824.

Bowman, D.M.J.S., MacDermott, H.J., Nichols, S.C. and Murphy, B.P. (November, 2014) A grass-fire cycle eliminates an obligate-seeding tree in a tropical savanna, Ecology and Evolution, 4, 4185-4194.

Butler, D.W., Fensham, R.J., Murphy, B.P., Haberle, S.G., Bury, S.J., Bowman, D.M.J.S (August, 2014) Aborigine-managed forest, savanna and grassland: biome switching in montane eastern Australia, Journal of Biogeography, 41, 1492-1505.

Canessa, S., Hunter, D., McFadden, M., Marantelli, G. and McCarthy, M.A. (August, 2014) Optimal release strategies for cost-effective reintroductions, Journal of Applied Ecology, 51, 1107-1115.

Canessa, S., Martel, A. and Pasmans, F. (July, 2014) Designing screening protocols for amphibian disease that account for imperfect and variable capture rates of individuals, Ecological Applications, 24, 1204-1212.

Caryl, F.M., Hahs, A.K., Lumsden, L.F., Van Der Ree, R., Wilson, C. and Wintle, B.A. (August, 2014) Continuous predictors of species distributions support categorically stronger inference than ordinal and nominal classes: an example with urban bats, Landscape Ecology, 29, 1237-1248.

Catford, J.A. and Jansson, R. (October, 2014) Drowned, buried and carried away: effects of plant traits on the distribution of native and alien species in riparian ecosystems, New Phytologist, 204, 19-36.

Catford, J.A., Morris, W.K., Vesk, P.A., Gippel, C.J. and Downes, B.J. (September, 2014) Species and environmental characteristics point to flow regulation and drought as drivers of riparian plant invasion, Diversity and Distributions, 20, 1084–1096.

Collen, B. and Nicholson, E. (October, 2014) Taking the measure of change, Science, 346, 166-167.

Driscoll, D. & Catford, J. (2014) Invasive plants: New pasture plants pose weed risk. Nature, 516, 37-37.

Ducatez, S., Tingley, R. and Shine, R. (2014) Using species co-occurrence patterns to quantify relative habitat breadth in terrestrial vertebrates, Ecosphere, 5, 152

Cook, C.N., Inayatullah, S., Burgman, M.A., Sutherland, W.J. and Wintle, B.A. (September, 2014) Strategic foresight: how planning for the unpredictable can improve environmental decision-making, Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 29, 531-541.

Cook, C., Wintle, B.C., Aldrich, S. and Wintle, B.A. (December, 2014) Using Strategic Foresight to Assess Conservation Opportunity, Conservation Biology, 28, 1474-1483.

Crase, B., Liedloff, A., Vesk, P.A., Fukuda, Y. and Wintle, B.A. (August, 2014) Incorporating spatial autocorrelation into species distribution models alters forecasts of climate-mediated range shifts, Global Change Biology, 20, 2566-2579.

Driscoll, D.A., Banks, S.C., Barton, P.S., Ikin, K., Lentini, P.E., Lindenmayer, D.B., Smith, A.L., Berry, L.E., Burns, E.L., Edworthy, A., Evans, M.J., Gibson, R., Heinsohn, R., Howland, B., Kay, G., Munro, N., Scheele, B.C., Stirnemann, I., Stojanovic, D., Sweaney, N., Villasenor, N.R., and Westgate, M.J. (April, 2014) The trajectory of dispersal research in conservation biology. Systematic review, Plos One, 9, e95053.

Driscoll, D.A., Catford, J.A., Barney, J.N., Hulme, P.E., Inderjit, Martin, T.G., Pauchard, A., Pyšek, P., Richardson, D.M., Riley, S. and Visser, V. (November, 2014) New pasture plants intensify invasive species risk, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111, 16622-16627.

Duncan, D.H., Kyle, G., Morris, W.K., and Smith, P.F. (April, 2014) Public investment does not crowd out private supply of environmental goods on private land, Journal of Environmental Management, 136, 94-102.

Ewen, J.G., Soorae, P. and Canessa, S. (December, 2014) Reintroduction objectives, decisions and outcomes: global perspectives from the herpetofauna, Animal Conservation, 17, 74-81.

Farmilo, J.B., Melbourne, B.A., Camac, J.S. and Morgan, J.W. (June, 2014) Changes in plant species density in an experimentally fragmented forest landscape: are the effects scale-dependent?, Austral Ecology, 39, 416-423.

Farnsworth, L.M., Nimmo, D.G., Kelly, L.T., Bennett, A.F. & Clarke, M.F (2014) Does pyrodiversity beget alpha, beta or gamma diversity? A landscape perspective on fire mosaics and reptile communities. Diversity and Distributions, 20, 663-673. Abstract

Guillera-Arroita, G., Hauser, C.E. and McCarthy, M.A. (2014). Optimal surveillance strategy for invasive species management when surveys stop after detection. Ecology and Evolution, doi: 10.1002/ece3.1056

Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., MacKenzie, D.I., Wintle, B.A. and McCarthy, M.A. (July, 2014) Ignoring Imperfect Detection in Biological Surveys Is Dangerous: A Response to ‘Fitting and Interpreting Occupancy Models, Plos One, 9, e99571.

Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J. and Elith, J. (November, 2014) Maxent is not a presence-absence method: a comment on Thibaud et al., Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 11, 1192-1197.

Guillera-Arroita, G., Ridout, M.S. and Morgan, B.J.T. (2014). Two-stage Bayesian study design for species occupancy estimation. Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics, 19, 278-291

Heard, G.W., Scroggie, M.P., Clemann, N. and Ramsey, D.S.L. (June, 2014) Wetland characteristic influence disease risk for a threatened amphibian, Ecological Applications, 24, 650–662.

Helmstedt, K.J., Possingham, H.P., Brennan, K.E., Rhodes, J.R., and Bode, M. (October, 2014) Cost-efficient fenced reserves for conservation: single large or two small?, Ecological Applications, 24, 1780-1792.

Hunt de Bie, K. and Vesk, P.A. (September, 2014) Ecological indicators for assessing management effectiveness: A case study of horse riding in an Alpine National Park, Ecological Management and Restoration, 15, 215-221.

Jellinek, S., Parris, K.M., McCarthy, M.A., Wintle, B.A. and Driscoll, D.A. (2014). Reptiles in restored agricultural landscapes: the value of linear strips, patches and habitat condition, Animal Conservation 17, 544–554.

Jellinek, S, Rumpff, L., Driscoll, D.A., Parris, K.M. and Wintle, B.A. (January, 2014) Modelling the benefits of habitat restoration in socio-ecological systems, Biological Conservation, 169, 60–67.

Jones, C., Macleod, C.J., Lyver, P., Whitehead, A.L. and Forrester, G. (2014) Variation in Grey-faced Petrel (Pterodroma macroptera gouldi) productivity with local burrow density and breeding island, Emu 115, 20-28.

Kearney, M.R., Shamakhy, A., Tingley, R., Karoly, D.J., Hoffmann, A.A., Briggs, P.R., Porter, W.P. (March, 2014) Microclimate modelling at macro scales: a test of a general microclimate model integrated with gridded continental-scale soil and weather data, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 5, 273-286.

Keith, D.A., Mahony, M., Hines, H., Elith, J., Regan, T.J., Baumgartner, J.B., Hunter, D., Heard, G.W., Mitchell, N.J., Penman, T., Parris, K.M., Tracey, C., Scheele, B., Simpson, C.C., Tingley, R., West, M. and Akçakaya, H.R. (June, 2014) Detecting extinction risk from climate change by IUCN Red List criteria, Conservation Biology, 28, 810-819.

Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Guillera-Arroita, G. and Wintle, B.A. (April, 2014) Imperfect detection impacts the performance of species distribution models, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 23, 504-515.

Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Harris, M.P., Morgan, B.J.T., Freeman, S.N. and Wanless, S. (April, 2014) Exploring the consequences of reducing survey effort for detecting individual and temporal variability in survival, Journal of Applied Ecology, 51, 534-543.

Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Guillera-Arroita, G., and Hauser, C.E. (October, 2014) From planning to implementation: explaining connections between adaptive management and population models, Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 2, 1-5.

Lee, T.E., McCarthy, M.A., Wintle, B.A., Bode, M., Roberts, D.L. and Burgman, M.A. (February, 2014), Inferring extinctions from sighting records of variable reliability, Journal of Applied Ecology, 51, pages 251–258

Liu, X., Li, X., Liu, Z., Tingley, R., Kraus, F., Guo, Z. and Li, Y. (July, 2014) Congener diversity, topographic heterogeneity and human-assisted dispersal predict spread rates of alien herpetofauna at a global scale, Ecology Letters, 17, 821-829.

Mills, M., Nichol, S., Wells, J., Lahoz-Monfort, J., Wintle, B., Bode, M., Wardrop, M., Walshe, T., Probert, W., Runge, M., Possingham, H. and McDonald-Madden, E. (June, 2014) Minimising the cost of keeping options open for conservation in a changing climate, Conservation Biology, 28, 646-653.

Moir, M.L., Hughes, L., Vesk, P.A., and Leng, M.C. (April, 2014) Which host-dependent insects are most prone to coextinction under changed climates?, Ecology and Evolution, 4, 1295-1312.

Muir, A.M., Vesk, P.A. and Hepworth, G. (October, 2014) Reproductive trajectories over decadal time-spans after fire for eight obligate-seeder shrub species in south-eastern Australia, Australian Journal of Botany, 62, 369-378.

Murphy, B.P. and Davies, H.F. (September, 2014) There is a critical weight range for Australia’s declining tropical mammals, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 23, 1058–1061.

Murphy B.P., Lehmann C.E.R., Russell-Smith J. and Lawes M.J. (January, 2014) Fire regimes and woody biomass dynamics in Australian savannas, Journal of Biogeography, 41, 133-144.

Nimmo, D.G. Kelly, L.T., Farnsworth, L.M., Watson, S.J. & Bennett, A.F (2014) Why do some species have geographically varying responses to fire history? Ecography, 37, 805-813. Abstract

Payne, C.J., Ritchie, E.G., Kelly, L.T., & Nimmo, D.G (2014) Does fire influence the landscape-scale distribution of an invasive mesopredator?. PloS one, 9(10), e107862.

Pollock, L.J., Tingley, R., Morris, W.K., Golding, N., O’Hara, R.B., Parris, K.M., Vesk, P.A. and McCarthy, M.A. (May, 2014) Understanding co-occurrence by modelling species simultaneously with a Joint Species Distribution Model (JSDM), Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 5, 397-406.

Primrose, K.A., Hauser, C.E. and Williams, N.S.G. (2014) Applying a re-emergence model to inform weed monitoring visitation rates. In Baker, M. (ed) Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Weeds Conference. Tasmanian Weed Society, September 2014, pp. 338-341.

Read, C.F., Duncan, D.H., Vesk, P.A. and Elith, J. (December, 2014) Biocrust morphogroups provide an effective and rapidassessment tool for drylands, Journal of Applied Ecology, 51, 1740-1749.

Rout, T.M., Kirkwood, R., Sutherland, D., Murphy, S., and McCarthy, M.A. (April, 2014) When to declare successful eradication of an invasive predator?, Animal Conservation, 17 125-132.

Rout, T.M., Moore J.L. and McCarthy M.A. (June, 2014) Prevent, search, or destroy? A partially observable model for invasive species management, Journal of Applied Ecology, 51, 804–813.

Schleuning, M., Ingmann, L., Strauß, R., Fritz, S., Dalsgaards, B., Dehling, D.M., Plein, M., Saavedra, F., Sandel, B., Svenning, J.-C., Böhning-Gaese, K. and Dormann, C. (April, 2014) Ecological, historical and evolutionary determinants of modularity in weighted seed-dispersal networks, Ecology Letters, 17, 454-463.

Shtilerman, E., Thompson, C., Stone, L., Bode, M. and Burgman, M. (March, 2014) A novel method for estimating the number of species within a region, Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 281, 20133009.

Sinclair, S.J., Duncan, D.H. and Bruce, M. (January, 2014) Mortality of native Spear-grass after a summer fire in natural temperate grassland suggests ecosystem instability, Ecological Management and Restoration, 15, 91–94.

Singh, R., Phan, C., Prum, S., Pin, C., Ryan, G. and Wright, M. (November, 2014) The Serengeti of Asia: current status of the Eastern Plains Landscape protected area complex, Cambodia, Parks, 19, 23-32.

Stephenson, N.L., Das, A.J., Condit, R., Russo, S.E., Baker, P.J., Beckman, N.G., Coomes, D.A., Lines, E.R., Morris, W.K., Rüger, N., Álvarez, E., Blundo, C., Bunyavejchewin, S., Chuyong, G., Davies, S.J., Duque, Á., Ewango, C.N., Flores, O., Franklin, J.F., Grau, H.R., Hao, Z., Harmon, M.E., Hubbell, S.P., Kenfack, D., Lin, Y., Makana, J.-R., Malizia, A., Malizia, L.R., Pabst, R.J., Pongpattananurak, N., Su, S.-H., Sun, I-F., Tan, S., Thomas, D., van Mantgem, P.J., Wang, X., Wiser, S.K., and Zavala, M.A. (March, 2014) Rate of tree carbon accumulation increases continuously with tree size, Nature, 507, 90–93.

Taylor, G.S. and Moir M.L. (July, 2014) Further evidence of the coextinction threat for jumping plant-lice: three new Acizzia (Psyllidae) and Trioza (Triozidae) from Western Australia, Insect Systematics and Evolution, 45, 283-302.

Tingley, R., Vallinoto, M., Sequeira, F. and Kearney, M. (July, 2014). Realized niche shift during a global biological invasion, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111, 10233-10238.

Williamson, G.J., Murphy, B.P. and Bowman, D.M.J.S. (June, 2014) Cattle grazing does not reduce fire severity in eucalypt forests and woodlands of the Australian Alps, Austral Ecology, 39, 462–468.

Wintle, B.C. and Nicholson, A. (June, 2014) Exploring risk judgments in a trade dispute with Bayesian networks, Risk Analysis, 34, 1095-111

Whitehead, A.L., Kujala, H., Ives, C., Gordon, A., Lentini, P.E., Wintle, B.A., Nicholson, E. and Raymond, C.M. (August, 2014) Integrating biological and social values when prioritizing for biodiversity conservation, Conservation Biology, 28, 992–1003.

Whitehead, A.L., Lyver, P.O., Jones, C., Macleod, C.J., Bellingham, P.J., Coleman, M., Karl, B.J., Drew, K., Pairman, D., Gormley, A.M. and Duncan, R.P. (January, 2014) Establishing accurate baseline estimates of breeding populations of a burrowing seabird, the grey-faced petrel (Pterodroma macroptera gouldi) in New Zealand, Biological Conservation, 169, 109-116.

2013

Addison, P.F.E., Rumpff, L., Bau, S.S., Carey, J.M., Chee, Y.E., Jarrad, F., McBride, M.F., and Burgman, M.A. (May, 2013) Practical solutions for making models indispensable in conservation decision-making, Diversity and Distributions, 19, 490-502.

Almany, G.R., Hamilton, R.J., Bode, M., Matawaim, M, Potuku, T, Saenz-Agudelo, P., Planes, S., Berumen, M.L., Rhodes, K.L., Thorrold, S.R., Russ, G.R. and Jones, G.P. (April, 2013) Dispersal of grouper larvae drives local resource sharing in a coral reef fishery, Current Biology, 23, 1–5.

Baker, C.M. and Bode, M. (December, 2013) Spatial control of invasive species in conservation landscapes, Computational Management Science, 10, 331-351.

Baker, C.M., Hughes, B.D. and Landman, K.A. (October, 2013) Random walks in nonuniform environments with local dynamic interactions, Physical Review E, 88, 042113.

Bode, M., Brennan, K., Helmstedt, K., Desmond, A., Smia, R. and Algar, D. (July, 2013) Interior fences can reduce cost and uncertainty when eradicating invasive species from large islands, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 4, 819–827.

Brodribb, T., Bowman, D.M.J.S., Grierson, P., Murphy, B.P., Nichols, S. and Prior, L.D. (December, 2013) Conservative water management in the widespread conifer genus Callitris, AOB Plants, 5, plt052.

Bowman, D.M.J.S., Murphy, B.P., Boer, M.M., Bradstock, R.A., Cary, G.J., Cochrane, M.A., Fensham, R.J., Krawchuk, M.A., Price, O.F. and Williams, R.J. (March, 2013) Forest fire management, climate change and the risk of catastrophic carbon losses, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 2, 66-68.

Bradshaw, C.J.A., Bowman, D.M.J.S., Bond, N.R., Murphy, B.P., Moore, A.D., Fordham, D.A., Thackway, R., Lawes, M.J., McCallum, H., Gregory, S.D., Dalal, R.C., Boer, M.M., Lynch, J., Bradstock, R.A., Brook, B.W., Henry, B.K., Hunt, L.P., Fisher, D.O., Hunter, D., Johnson, C.N., Keith, D.A., Lefroy, E.C., Penman, T.D., Meyer, W., Thomson, J.R., Thornton, C.M., VanDerWal, J., Williams, R.J., Keniger, L. and Specht, A. (May, 2013) Brave new green world – consequences of a carbon economy for the conservation of Australian biodiversity, Biological Conservation, 161, 71-90.

Brischoux, F., Tingley, R., Shine, R., Lillywhite, H.B. (February, 2013) Behavioral and physiological correlates of the geographic distributions of amphibious sea kraits (Laticauda spp.), Journal of Sea Research, 76, 1-4.

Burgess, S., Bode, M. and Marshall, D. (June, 2013) Costs of dispersal alter optimal offspring size in patchy habitats: combining theory and data for a marine invertebrate, Functional Ecology, 27, 757-765.

Camac, J.S., Williams, R.J., Wahren, C-H., Morris, W.K., Morgan, J.W. (April, 2013) Post-fire regeneration in alpine heathland: does fire severity matter?, Austral Ecology, 38, 199-207.

Canessa, S., Oneto, F., Ottonello, D., Arillo, A. and Salvidio, S. (April, 2013) Land abandonment may reduce disturbance and affect the breeding sites of an endangered amphibian in northern Italy, Oryx, 47, 280-287.

Canessa, S. and Parris, K.M. (July, 2013) Multi-scale, direct and indirect effects of the urban stream syndrome on amphibian communities in streams, Plos One, 8, e70262.

Canessa, S., Martel, A. and Pasmans, F. (January, 2013) No detection of chytrid in first systematic screening of Bombina variegata pachypus (Anura: Bombinatoridae) in Liguria, northern Italy, Acta Herpetologica, 8, 59-63.

Capon, S.J., Chambers, L.E., Mac Nally, R., Naiman, R.J., Davies, P., Marshall, N., Pittock, J., Reid, M., Capon, T., Douglas, M., Catford, J.A., Baldwin, D., Stewardson, M., Roberts, J. and Parsons, M. (April, 2013) Riparian ecosystems in the 21st Century: hotspots for climate change adaptation?, Ecosystems, 16, 359-381.

Catford, J.A., Naiman, R.J., Chambers, L.E., Roberts, J., Douglas, M.M. and Davies, P.M. (April, 2013) Predicting novel riparian ecosystems in a changing climate, Ecosystems, 16, 382-400.

Cook, C.N., Mascia, M.A., Schwartz, M.W., Possingham, H.P. and Fuller, R.A. (August, 2013) Achieving conservation science that bridges the knowledge-action boundary, Conservation Biology, 27, 669-678.

Cook, C.N., Possingham, H.P. & Fuller, R. A. (October, 2013) Contribution of Systematic Reviews to Management Decisions, Conservation Biology, 27, 902–915.

Crase, B., Liedloff, A., Vesk, P.A., Burgman, M.A. and Wintle, B.A. (July, 2013) Hydroperiod is the main driver of the spatial pattern of dominance in mangrove communities, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 22, 806-817.

Duncan, D.H. and Vesk, P.A. (September, 2013) Examining change over time in habitat attributes using Bayesian reinterpretation of categorical assessments, Ecological Applications, 23, 1277-1287.

Garrard, G. E., McCarthy, M. A., Williams, N. S. G., Bekessy, S. A., Wintle, B. A. (January, 2013) A general model of detectability using species traits, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 4, 45-52.

Guisan, A., Tingley, R., Baumgartner, J. B., Naujokaitis-Lewis, I., Sutcliffe, P. R., Tulloch, A. I. T., Regan, T. J., Brotons, L., McDonald-Madden, E., Mantyka-Pringle, C., Martin, T. G., Rhodes, J. R., Maggini, R., Setterfield, S. A., Elith, J., Schwartz, M. W., Wintle, B. A., Broennimann, O., Austin, M., Ferrier, S., Kearney, M. R., Possingham, H. P., and Buckley, Y. M. (December, 2013), Predicting species distributions for conservation decisions, Ecology Letters, 16, 1424-1435.

Gullan, P.J., Moir M.L. and Leng, M.C. (January, 2013) New species of Pseudococcus from threatened Banksia, Records of the Western Australian Museum, 28, 13-20.

Hale, J. M., Heard, G. W., Smith, K. L., Parris, K. M., Austin, J. J. and Melville, J. (April, 2013) Structure and fragmentation of growling grass frog metapopulations, Conservation Genetics, 14, 313-322.

Heard, G.W., McCarthy, M.A., Scroggie, M.P., Baumgartner, J.B., and Parris, K.M. (May, 2013) A Bayesian model of metapopulation viability, with application to an endangered amphibian, Diversity and Distributions, 19, 555-566.

Hester S.M., Cacho O.J., Panetta F.D. and Hauser C.E. (May, 2013) Economic aspects of post-border weed risk management, Diversity and Distributions, 19, 580-589.

Jessop, T.S., Kearney, M.R., Moore, J.L., Lockwood, T. and Johnston, M. (August, 2013) Evaluating and predicting risk to a large reptile (Varanus varius) from feral cat baiting protocols, Biological Invasions, 15, 1653-1663.

Karavarsamis, N., Robinson, A.P., Hepworth, G., Hamilton, A.J. and Heard, G.W. (September, 2013) Comparison of four bootstrap-based interval estimators of species occupancy and detection probabilities, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics, 55, 235-252.

Keith, D.A., Rodríguez, J.P., Rodríguez-Clark, K.M., Nicholson, E., Aapala, K., Alonso, A., Asmussen, M., Bachman, S., Bassett, A., Barrow, E.G., Benson, J.S., Bishop, M.J., Bonifacio, R., Brooks, T.M., Burgman, M.A., Comer, P., Comín, F.A., Essl, F., Faber-Langendoen, D., Fairweather, P.G., Holdaway, R.J., Jennings, M., Kingsford, R.T., Lester, R.E., Mac Nally, R., McCarthy, M.A., Moat, J., Oliveira-Miranda, M.A., Pisanu, P., Poulin, B., Regan, T.J., Riecken, U., Spalding, M.D. and Zambrano-Martínez, S. (May, 2013) Scientific foundations for an IUCN Red List of Ecosystems, Plos One, 8, e62111.

Kelly, L.T., Dayman, R., Nimmo, D.G., Clarke, M.F. and Bennett, A.F (November, 2013) Spatial and temporal drivers of small mammal distributions in a semi-arid environment: the role of rainfall, vegetation and life-history, Austral Ecology, 38, 786-797.

Kendal D., Hauser C.E., Garrard G.E., Jellinek S., Giljohann K.M. and Moore J.L. (August, 2013) Quantifying plant colour and colour difference as perceived by humans using digital images, Plos One, 8, e72296.

Kéry, M., Guillera-Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J. (August, 2013) Analysing and mapping species range dynamics using occupancy models, Journal of Biogeography, 40, 1463-1474.

Kujala H., Burgman, M.A. and Moilanen, A. (April, 2013) Treatment of uncertainty in conservation under climate change, Conservation Letters, 6, 73-85.

Kujala H., Moilanen, A., Araújo M.B. and Cabeza, M. (February, 2013) Conservation planning with uncertain climate change projections, Plos One, 8, e53315.

Kujala, H., Vepsalainen, V., Zuckerberg, B. and Brommer, J.E. (February, 2013) Range margin shifts of birds revisited – the role of spatiotemporally varying survey effort, Global Change Biology, 19, 420-430.

Lahoz-Monfort, J.J., Morgan, B.J.T., Harris, M.P., Wanless, S. and Freeman, S.N. (January, 2013) Breeding together: modeling productivity synchrony in a seabird community, Ecology, 94, 3-10.

Lentini, P.E., Gibbons, P., Carwardine, J., Fischer, J., Drielsma, M., and Martin, T.G. (August, 2013) Effect of planning for connectivity on linear reserve networks, Conservation Biology, 27, 796-807.

Lindenmayer, D.B., Piggott, M.P., Wintle, B.A. (December, 2013) Counting the books while the library burns: why conservation monitoring programs need a plan for action, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 11, 549-555.

Mayfield, M.M., Chalmandrier, L., Wells, J., Dwyer, J.M., Bonser, S.P., Catterall, C.P., DeClerck, F., Ding, Y., Fraterrigo, J.M., Metcalfe, D.J., Vesk, P.A. and Morgan, J.W. (July, 2013) Differences in forest plant functional trait variation across land use and productivity gradients, American Journal of Botany, 100, 1356-1368.

Marshall, D., Bode, M. and White, C. (June, 2013) Estimating physiological tolerances – a comparison of traditional approaches to nonlinear regression techniques, Journal of Experimental Biology, 216, 2186-2182.

McCarthy, M.A., Moore, J.L., Morris, W.K., Parris, K.M., Garrard, G.E., Vesk, P.A., Rumpff, L., Giljohann, K., Camac, J.S., Bau, S.S., Friend, T., Harrison, B. and Yue, B. (May, 2013) The influence of abundance on detectability, Oikos, 122, 717-726.

Moles, A.T., Peco, B., Wallis, I.R., Foley, W.J., Poore, A.G.B., Seabloom, E.W., Vesk, P.A., Bisigato, A.J., Cella-Pizarro, L., Clark, C.J., Cohen, P.S., Cornwell, W.K., Edwards, W., Ejrnæs, R., Gonzales-Ojeda, T., Graae, B.J., Hay, G., Lumbwe, F.C., Magaña-Rodríguez, B., Moore, B.D., Peri, P.L., Poulsen, J.R., Stegen, J.C., Veldtman, R., von Zeipel, H., Andrew, N.R., Boulter, S.R., Borer, E.T., Cornelissen, J.H.C., Farji-Brener, A.G., DeGabriel, J.L., Jurado, E., Kyhn, L.A., Low, B., Mulder, C.P.H., Reardon-Smith, K., Rodríguez-Velázquez, J., De Fortier, A., Zheng, Z., Blendinger, P.G., Enquist, B.J., Facelli, J.M, Knight., T., Majer, J.D., Martínez-Ramos, M., McQuillan, P. and Hui, F.C.K. (April, 2013) Correlations between physical and chemical defences in plants: tradeoffs, syndromes, or just many different ways to skin a herbivorous cat?, New Phytologist, 198, 252-263.

Moore, J.L., Rout, T.M., Hauser, C.E., Moro, D., Jones, M., Wilcox, C. and Possingham H.P. (January, 2013) Protecting islands from pest invasion: response to Greenslade et al., Biological Conservation, 157, 435-436.

Morris, W.K., Vesk, P.A., McCarthy, M.A., (February, 2013) Profiting from pilot studies: analysing mortality using Bayesian models with informative priors, Basic and Applied Ecology, 14, 81-89.

Murphy, B.P., Bradstock, R.A., Boer, M.M., Carter, J., Cary, G.J., Cochrane, M.A., Fensham, R.J., Russell-Smith, J., Williamson, G.J. and Bowman, D.M.J.S. (June, 2013) Fire regimes of Australia: a pyrogeographic model system, Journal of Biogeography, 40, 1048-1058.

Nicholson, E., Lindenmayer, D.B., Frank K. and Possingham, H.P. (May, 2013) Testing the focal species approach to conservation planning for species persistence, Diversity and Distributions, 19, 530–540.

Pe’er, G., Matsinos, Y.G., Johst, K., Franz, K.W., Turlure, C., Radchuk, V., Malinowska, A.H., Curtis, J.M.R., Naujokaitis-Lewis, I., Wintle, B.A. and Henle, K. (August, 2013) A protocol for better design, application, and communication of population viability analyses, Conservation Biology, 27, 644-656.

Plein, M., Längsfeld, L., Neuschulz, E.L., Schultheiß, C., Ingmann, L., Töpfer, T, Böhning-Gaese, K. and Schleuning, M.(June, 2013) Constant properties of plant-frugivore networks despite fluctuations in fruit and bird communities in space and time, Ecology, 94, 1296-1306.

Pollock, L. J., Bayly, M. J., Nevill, P. G. and Vesk, P. A. (January, 2013) Chloroplast DNA diversity associated with protected slopes and valleys for hybridizing Eucalyptus species on isolated ranges in south-eastern Australia, Journal of Biogeography, 40, 155-167.

Ponce-Reyes, R., Nicholson, E., Baxter, P., Fuller, R.A. & Possingham, H.P. (May, 2013) Extinction risk in cloud forest fragments under climate change and habitat loss, Diversity and Distributions, 19, 518-529.

Potvin, D.A. (May, 2013) Larger body size on islands affects silvereye Zosterops lateralis song and call frequency, Journal of Avian Biology, 44, 1-5.

Rout, T.M., McDonald-Madden, E., Martin, T.G., Mitchell, N.J., Possingham, H.P. and Armstrong D.P. (October, 2013) How to decide whether to move species threatened by climate change, Plos One, 8, e75814.

Rout, T.M. and Walshe, T. (May, 2013) Accounting for time preference in management decisions: an application to invasive species, Journal of Multi Criteria Decision Analysis, 20, 197-211.

Saunders, D.A., Wintle, B.A., Mawson, P.R. and Dawson, R. (May, 2013) Egg-laying and rainfall synchrony in an endangered bird species: implications for conservation in a changing climate, Biological Conservation, 161, 1-9.

Salomon, Y., McCarthy, M.A., Taylor, P. and Wintle, B.A. (February, 2013) Incorporating Uncertainty of Management Costs in Sensitivity Analyses of Matrix Population Models, Conservation Biology, 27, 134-144.

Soanes, K., Lobo M.C., Vesk P.A., McCarthy, M.A., Moore, J.L. and Van Der Ree, R. (March, 2013) Movement re-established but not restored: Inferring the effectiveness of road-crossing mitigation for a gliding mammal by monitoring use, Biological Conservation, 159, 434-441.

Thompson, C.J., Lee, T.E., Stone, L., McCarthy, M.A. and Burgman, M.A. (December, 2013) Inferring extinction risks from sighting records, Journal of Theoretical Biology, 338, 16-22.

Tingley, R, Hitchmough, R. and Chapple, D. (September, 2013) Life-history traits and extrinsic threats determine extinction risk in New Zealand reptiles, Biological Conservation, 165, 62-68.

Tingley, R., Phillips, B.L., Letnic, M., Brown, G.P., Shine, R. and Baird, S.J.E. (February, 2013) Identifying optimal barriers to halt the invasion of cane toads Rhinella marina in arid Australia, Journal of Applied Ecology, 50, 129-137.

Trauernicht, C., Murphy, B.P., Tangalin, N. and Bowman D.M.J.S. (February, 2013) Cultural legacies, fire ecology and environmental change in the Stone Country of Arnhem Land and Kakadu National Park, Australia, Ecology and Evolution, 3, 286-297.

Venter, O., Hovani, L., Bode, M., and Possingham, H. (November, 2013) Acting optimally for biodiversity in a world obsessed with REDD+, Conservation Letters, 6, 410-417.

Vesk, P.A. (November, 2013) How traits determine species responses to environmental gradients, Journal of Vegetation Science, 24, 977-978.

Virkkala, R., Heikkinen, R.K., Fronzek, S., Kujala, H. and Leikola, N. (February, 2013) Does the protected area network preserve bird species of conservation concern in a rapidly changing climate?, Biodiversity and Conservation, 22, 459-482.

Wahren, C-H., Camac, J. S., Jarrad, F. C., Williams, R. J., Papst, W. A. and Hoffmann, A. A. (January, 2013) Experimental warming and long-term vegetation dynamics in sub-alpine open-heathland, Australian Journal of Botany, 61, 36-51.

Whitehead, A.L., Byrom, A.E., Clayton, R.I. and Pech, R.P. (May, 2013) Removal of livestock alters native plant and invasive mammal communities in a dry grassland–shrubland ecosystem, Biological Invasions, 16, 1105-1118.

Wilson, J.N., Bekessy, S., Parris, K.M., Gordon, A., Heard, G.W. and Wintle, B. (February, 2013) Impacts of climate change and urban development on the spotted marsh frog (Limnodynastes tasmaniensis), Austral Ecology, 38, 11-22.

Wintle, B.C., Fidler, F., Vesk, P.A., Moore, J.L. (January, 2013) Improving visual estimation through active feedback, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 4, 53-62.

2012

Bode, M., Armsworth, P.R., Fox, H.E, Bode, L. (October, 2012) Surrogates for reef fish connectivity when designing marine protected area networks, Marine Ecology Progress Series, 466, 155-166.

Bode, M., Brennan, K.E.C., Morris, K., Burrows, N. and Hague, N. (May, 2012) Choosing cost-effective locations for conservation fences in the local landscape, Wildlife Research, 39, 193-201.

Bode, M, Connolly, S.C., Pandolfi, J.M. (November, 2012) Species differences drive non-neutral structure in Pleistocene coral communities, American Naturalist, 180, 577-588.

Brischoux, F., Tingley, R., Shine, R., Lillywhite, H.B. (November, 2012) Salinity influences the distribution of marine snakes: implications for evolutionary transitions to marine life, Ecography, 35, 994-1003.

Canessa, S., Heard, G.W., Parris, K.M., and McCarthy, M. (March, 2012) Integrating variability in detection probabilities when designing amphibian surveys: a case study from south-eastern Australia, Biodiversity and Conservation, 21, 729-744.

Catford, J.A., Daehler, C.C., Murphy, H.T., Sheppard, A.W., Hardesty, B.D., Westcott, D.A., Rejmánek, M., Bellingham, P.J., Pergl, J., Horvitz, C.C. & Hulme, P.E. (June, 2012) The intermediate disturbance hypothesis and plant invasions: implications for species richness and management, Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 14, 231-241.

Catford, J. A., Vesk, P. A., Richardson, D. M., and Pyšek, P. (January, 2012) Quantifying levels of biological invasion: towards the objective classification of invaded and invasible ecosystems, Global Change Biology 18, 44-62.

Chisholm, R. and Wintle, B.A. (March, 2012) Choosing ecosystem service investments that are robust to uncertainty across multiple parameters, Ecological Applications, 22,697-704

Clements, G.R., Darmaraj, M.R., Aziz, S.A., Magintan, D., Yazi, M.F.A, Kawanishi, K., Traeholt, C. and Tingley, R. (December, 2012) Predicting the distribution of the Asian Tapir (Tapirus indicus) in Peninsular Malaysia using maximum entropy modelling, Integrative Zoology, 7, 400-406.

Crase, B., Liedloff, A.C. and Wintle, B.A. (October, 2012), A new method for dealing with residual spatial autocorrelation in species distribution models, Ecography, 35, 879-888.

Fordham, D.A., Akçakaya, H.R., Araújo, M.B., Elith, J., Keith, D.A., Pearson, R., Auld, T.D., Mellin, C., Morgan, J.W., Regan, T.J., Tozer, M., Watts, M.J., White, M., Wintle, B.A., Yates, C., and Brook, B.W. (April, 2012) Plant extinction risk under climate change: are forecast range shifts alone a good indicator of species vulnerability to global warming?, Global Change Biology, 18, 1357-1371.

Garrard, G.E., McCarthy, M.A., Vesk, P.A., Radford J.Q., and Bennett, A.F. (January, 2012) A predictive model of avian natal dispersal distance provides prior information for investigating response to landscape change, Journal of Animal Ecology 81, 14-23.

Gordon, A., Wintle, B. A., Bekessy, S. A., Pearce, J. L and Venier, L. A. (June, 2012) The use if dynamic landscape metapopulation models for forest management: a case study of the red-backed salamander, Canadian Journal Of Forest Research-Revue Canadienne De Recherche Forestiere, 42, 1091-1106.

Grace, J. B., Adler, P. B., Seabloom, E. W., Borer, E. T., Hillebrand, H., Hautier, Y., Hector, A., Harpole, W. S., O’Halloran, L. R., Anderson, T. M., Bakker, J. D., Brown, C. S., Buckley, Y. M., Collins, S. L., Cottingham, K. L., Crawley, M. J., Damschen, E. I., Davies, K. F., DeCrappeo, N. M., Fay, P. A., Firn, J., Gruner, D. S., Hagenah, N., Jin, V. L., Kirkman, K. P., Knops, J. M. H., La Pierre, K. J., Lambrinos, J. G., Melbourne, B. A., Mitchell, C. E., Moore, J. L., Morgan, J. W., Orrock, J. L., Prober, S. M., Stevens, C. J., Wragg, P. D. and Yang, L. H. (March, 2012) Response to Comments on “Productivity Is a Poor Predictor of Plant Species Richness”, Science, 335, 1441.

Haslem, A., Avitabile, S.C., Taylor, R.S., Kelly, L.T., Watson, S.J., Nimmo, D.G., Kenny, S.A., Callister, K.E., Spence-Bailey, L.M., Bennett, A.F., and Clarke, M.F. (August, 2012) Time-since-fire and inter-fire interval influence hollow availability for fauna in a fire-prone system, Biological Conservation, 152, 212-221.

Hauser C.E., Moore J.L., Giljohann K.M., Garrard G.E. and McCarthy M.A. (October, 2012) Designing a detection experiment: tricks and trade-offs, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Weeds Conference, 18, 267-272.

Heard, G.W., Scroggie, M.P., and Malone, B.S. (April, 2012) The life history and decline of the threatened Australian frog, Litoria raniformis, Austral Ecology, 37, 276-284.

Heard, G.W., Scroggie, M.P., and Malone, B.S. (April, 2012) Classical metapopulation theory as a useful paradigm for the conservation of an endangered amphibian, Biological Conservation, 148, 156-166.

Kelly, L.T., Nimmo, D.G., Spence-Bailey, L.M., Taylor, R.S, Watson, S.J., Clarke, M.F. and Bennett, A.F. (April, 2012) Managing fire mosaics for small mammal conservation: a landscape perspective, Journal of Applied Ecology, 49, 412-421.

Lentini, P.E., Gibbons, P., Fischer, J., Law, B., Hanspach, J. and Martin, T. G. (November, 2012) Bats in a farming landscape benefit from linear remnants and unimproved pastures, Plos One, 7, e48201.

Moir, M.L., Vesk, P.A., Brennan, K.E.C., McCarthy, M.A., Keith, D.A., Hughes, L., Coates, D. and Barrett, S. (June, 2012) A preliminary assessment of changes in plant-dwelling insects when threatened plants are translocated, Journal of Insect Conservation, 16, 367-377.

Moir, M.L., Vesk, P.A., Brennan, K.E.C., Poulin, R., McCarthy, M.A., Keith, D.A., Hughes, L. and Coates, D. (April, 2012) Considering extinction of dependent species during translocation, ex situ conservation and assisted migration of threatened hosts, Conservation Biology, 26, 199-207.

Moir, M.L., Vesk, P.A., Brennan, K.E.C., Hughes, L., Keith, D.A., McCarthy, M.A., Coates, D.J. and Barrett, S. (June, 2012) A preliminary assessment of changes in plant-dwelling insects when threatened plants are translocated, Journal of Insect Conservation, 16, 367-377.

Moore, J. L. and Runge, M. C. (October, 2012) Combining Structured Decision Making and Value-of-Information Analyses to Identify Robust Management Strategies, Conservation Biology, 26, 810-820.

Nicholson, E., Collen, B., Barausse, A., Blanchard, J. L., Costelloe, B. T., Sullivan, K. M. E., Underwood, F. M., Burn, R. W., Fritz, S., Jones, J. P. G., McRae, L., Possingham, H. P. and Milner-Gulland, E. J. (July, 2012) Robust policy decisions with global biodiversity indicators, Plos One, 7, e41128.

Nimmo, D.G., Kelly, L.T., Spence-Bailey, L.M., Watson, S.J., Haslem, A., White, J.G., Clarke, M.F. and Bennett, A.F. (November, 2012) Predicting the century-long post-fire responses of reptiles, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 21, 1062-1073.

Pollock, L. J., Morris, W. K. and Vesk, P. A. (August, 2012) The role of functional traits in species distributions revealed through a hierarchical model, Ecography, 35, 716-725.

Ryan, G.E. (August, 2012) Brahminy Kites Haliastur indus fishing with Irrawaddy dolphins Orcaella brevirostris in the Mekong River, Forktail, 28, 161-162.

Sok K., Claassen, A.H., Wright, H.L. and Ryan, G.E. (July, 2012) Waterbird nest protection on the Mekong River: a preliminary evaluation, with notes on the recovery and release of white-shouldered ibis Pseudibis davisoni chicks, Cambodian Journal of Natural History, 1, 29-41.

Swab, R.M., Regan, H.M., Keith, D.A., Regan, T.J., and Ooi, M.K.J. (July, 2012). Niche models tell half the story: spatial context and life history traits influence species responses to global change, Journal of Biogeography, 39, 1266-1277.

Taylor, R.S., Watson, S.J., Nimmo, D.G., Kelly, L.T., Bennett, A.F. and Clarke, M.F. (May, 2012) Landscape-scale effects of fire on bird assemblages: does pyrodiversity beget biodiversity?, Diversity and Distributions, 18, 519-529.

Tingley, R., Dubey, S. (December, 2012) Disparity in the timing of vertebrate diversification events between the northern and southern hemispheres, BMC Evolutionary Biology, 12, 244.

Tingley, R., Greenlees, M.J. and Shine, R. (December, 2012) Hydric balance and locomotor performance of an anuran (Rhinella marina) invading the Australian arid zone, Oikos, 121, 1959-1965.

Walter, A., Cadenhead, N., Sze Weii Lee, V., Dove, C., Milley, E. and Elgar, M.A. (June, 2012) Water as an essential resource: Orb web spiders cannot balance their water budget by prey alone, Ethology, 118, 534-542.

Watson, S.J., Taylor, R.S., Nimmo, D.G., Kelly, L.T., Haslem, A., Clarke, M.F. and Bennett, A.F. (March, 2012) Effects of time-since-fire on bird species: how informative are generalized fire-response curves for conservation management?, Ecological Applications, 22, 685-696.

Watson, S.J., Taylor, R.S., Nimmo, D.G., Kelly, L.T., Haslem, A., Clarke, M.F. and Bennett, A.F. (October, 2012) The influence of unburnt patches and distance from refuges on post-fire bird communities, Animal Conservation, 15, 499-507.

Watson, S.J., Taylor, R.S., Spence-Bailey, L.M., Nimmo, D.G., Kenny, S, Kelly, L.T., Haslem, A., Griffioen, P., Callister, K., Brown, L., Avitabile, S., Clarke, M.F., and Bennett, A.F. (January, 2012) The Mallee Fire and Biodiversity Project, Proceedings and Transactions of the Royal Society of Victoria, 124, 38-46.

Williams, R. J., Wahren, C-H., Shannon, J.M., Papst, W.A., Heinze, D.A. and Camac, J.S. (January, 2012) Fire regimes and Biodiversity in Victoria’s alpine ecosystems, Proceedings and Transactions of the Royal Society of Victoria, 124, 101-109.

Wintle, B. A., Walshe, T. V., Parris, K. M. and McCarthy, M. A. (April, 2012) Designing occupancy surveys and interpreting non-detection when observations are imperfect, Diversity and Distributions, 18, 417-424.

2011

Adler, P. B., Seabloom, E. W., Borer, E. T., Hillebrand, H., Hautier, Y., Hector, A., Harpole, W. S., O’Halloran, L. R., Grace, J. B., Anderson, T. M., Bakker, J. D., Biederman, L. A., Brown, C. S., Buckley, Y. M., Calabrese, L. B., Chu, C.-J., Cleland, E. E., Collins, S. L., Cottingham, K. L., Crawley, M. J., Damschen, E. I., Davies, K. F., DeCrappeo, N. M., Fay, P. A., Firn, J., Frater, P., Gasarch, E. I., Gruner, D. S., Hagenah, N., Hille Ris Lambers, J., Humphries, H., Jin, V. L., Kay, A. D., Kirkman, K. P., Klein, J. A., Knops, J. M. H., La Pierre, K. J., Lambrinos, J. G., Li, W., MacDougall, A. S., McCulley, R. L., Melbourne, B. A., Mitchell, C. E., Moore, J. L., Morgan, J. W., Mortensen, B., Orrock, J. L., Prober, S. M., Pyke, D. A., Risch, A. C., Schuetz, M., Smith, M. D., Stevens, C. J., Sullivan, L. L., Wang, G., Wragg, P. D., Wright, J. P. and Yang, L. H. (September, 2011) Productivity is a poor predictor of plant species richness, Science, 333, 1750-1753.

Bode, M., Bode, L. and Armsworth, P.R. (September, 2011) Different dispersal abilities allow reef fish to coexist, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108, 16317-16321.

Bode, M. and Brennan, K. (October, 2011) Using population viability analysis to guide research and conservation actions for the threatened malleefowl Leipoa ocellata, Oryx, 45, 513-521.

Bode, M., Probert, W., Turner, W., Wilson, K. and Venter O. (April, 2011) Conservation planning with multiple organizations and objectives, Conservation Biology, 25, 295-304.

Brennan, K.E.C., Moir, M.L. and Wittkuhn, R.S. (April, 2011) Fire refugia: the mechanism governing animal survivorship within a highly flammable plant, Austral Ecology, 36, 131-141.

Burgman, M. A., McBride, M., Ashton, R., Speirs-Bridge, A., Flander, L., Wintle, B., Fidler, F., Rumpff, L. and Twardy, C. (July, 2011) Expert Status and Performance, Plos One, 6, e22998.

Catford, J. A., Downes, B.J., Gippel, C.J. and Vesk, P.A. (April, 2011) Flow regulation reduces native plant cover and facilitates exotic invasion in riparian wetlands, Journal of Applied Ecology, 48, 432-442.

Catford, J.A., Vesk, P.A., White, M.D. and Wintle, B.A. (November, 2011) Hotspots of plant invasion predicted by propagule pressure and ecosystem characteristics, Diversity and Distributions, 17, 1099-1110.

Czembor, C.A., Morris, W.K., Wintle, B.A. and Vesk, P.A. (June, 2011) Quantifying variance components in ecological models based on expert opinion, Journal of Applied Ecology, 48, 736-745.

Duncan, R.P., Clemants, S.E., Corlett, R.T., Hahs, A.K., McCarthy, M.A., McDonnell, M.J., Schwartz, M.W., Thompson, K., Vesk, P.A., and Williams, N.S.G. (July, 2011) Plant traits and extinction in urban areas: a meta-analysis of eleven cities, Global Change Biology, 20, 509-519.

Firn, J., Moore, J.L., MacDougall, A.S., Borer, E.T., Seabloom, E.W., HilleRisLambers, J., Harpole, W.S., Cleland, E.E., Brown, C.S., Knops, J.M.H., Prober, S.M., Pyke, D.A., Farrell, K.A., Bakker, J.D., O’Halloran, L.R., Adler, P.B., Collins, S.L., D’Antonio, C.M., Crawley, M.J., Wolkovich, E.M., La Pierre, K.J., Melbourne, B.A., Hautier, Y., Morgan, J.W., Leakey, A.D.B., Kay, A., McCulley, R., Davies, K.F., Stevens, C.J., Chu, C.-J., Holl, K.D., Klein, J.A., Fay, P.A., Hagenah, N., Kirkman, K.P. & Buckley, Y.M. (March, 2011) Abundance of introduced species at home predicts abundance away in herbaceous communities, Ecology Letters, 14, 274-281.

Giljohann, K. M., Hauser, C. E., Williams, N. S. G. and Moore, J. L. (October, 2011) Optimizing invasive species control across space: willow invasion management in the Australian Alps. Journal of Applied Ecology, 48, 1286-1294.

Glen, A. S., Pennay, M., Dickman, C. R., Wintle, B. A. and Firestone, K. B. (May, 2011) Diets of sympatric native and introduced carnivores in the Barrington Tops, Austral Ecology, 36, 290-296.

Hale, J.M., Heard, G.W., Smith, K.L., Blacket, M.J., Austin, J.J. and Melville, J. (July, 2011) Microsatellite loci for the endangered growling grass frog (Litoria raniformis), with cross amplification in other Australian frog species, Conservation Genetics Resources, 3, 593-595.

Hamer, A.J., and Parris, K.M. (March, 2011) Local and landscape determinants of amphibian communities in urban ponds, Ecological Applications, 21, 378-390.

Haslem, A., Kelly, L.T., Nimmo, D.G., Watson, S.J., Kenny, S., Taylor, R., Avitabile, S., Callister, K., Spence-Bailey, L., Clarke, M. and Bennett, A.F. (February, 2011) Habitat or fuel? Implications of long-term, post-fire dynamics for the development of key resources for fauna and fire, Journal of Applied Ecology, 48, 247-256.

Hodgson, J.A., Moilanen, A., Wintle, B.A. and Thomas, C.D. (February, 2011) Habitat area, quality and connectivity: striking the balance for efficient conservation, Journal of Applied Ecology, 48, 148-152

Kelly, L.T., Nimmo, D.G., Spence-Bailey, L.M., Haslem, A., Watson, S.J., Clarke, M.F. and Bennett, A.F. (May, 2011) The influence of fire history on small mammal distributions: insights from a 100-year post-fire chronosequence, Diversity and Distributions, 17, 462-473.

Kininmonth, S., Beger, M., Bode, M., Peterson, E., Adams, V., Dorfman, D., Brumbaugh, D. and Possingham, H. (April, 2011) Dispersal connectivity and reserve selection for marine conservation, Ecological Modelling, 222, 1272-1282.

McCarthy, M.A. (January, 2011) Breathing some air into the single-species vacuum: multi-species responses to environmental change, Journal of Animal Ecology, 80, 1-3.

McCarthy, M.A., Thompson, C.J., Moore, A.L. and Possingham, H.P. (May, 2011) Designing nature reserves in the face of uncertainty, Ecology Letters, 14, 470-475.

McDonald-Madden, E., Chadès, I., McCarthy, M.A., Linkie, M. and Possingham, H.P. (April, 2011) Allocating conservation resources between areas where persistence of a species is uncertain, Ecological Applications, 21, 844-858.

Moir, M.L., Brennan, K.E.C., Fletcher, M.J., Majer, J.D. and Koch, J.M. (November, 2011) Multi-scale patterns in the host-specificity of plant-dwelling arthropods: the influence of host plant and temporal variation on species richness and assemblage composition of true bugs (Hemiptera), Journal of Natural History, 45, 2577-2604

Moir, M.L., Vesk, P.A., Brennan, K.E.C., Keith, D.A., McCarthy, M.A. and Hughes, L. (August, 2011) Identifying and managing threatened invertebrates through assessment of coextinction risk, Conservation Biology, 25, 787-796.

Moore, J.L., Hauser, C.E., Bear, J.L., Williams, N.S.G. and McCarthy, M.A. (March, 2011) Estimating detection-effort curves for plants using search experiments, Ecological Applications, 21, 601-607.

Moore, J.L., Runge, M.C., Webber, B.L. & Wilson, J.R.U. (September, 2011) Contain or eradicate? Optimizing the management goal for Australian acacia invasions in the face of uncertainty, Diversity and Distributions, 17, 1047-1059.

Nimmo, D.G., James, S., Kelly, L.T., Watson, S.J. and Bennett, A.F. (May, 2011) The decoupling of abundance and species richness in lizard communities, Journal of Animal Ecology, 80, 650-656.

Potvin, D.A., Parris, K.M., and Mulder, R.A. (August, 2011) Geographically pervasive effects of urban noise on frequency and syllable rate of songs and calls in silvereyes (Zosterops laterals), Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 278, 2464-2469.

Regan, H.M., Keith, D.A., Regan, T.J., Tozer, M.G. and Tootell, N. (November, 2011) Fire management to combat disease: turning interactions between threats into conservation management, Oecologia, 167, 873-82.

Regan, T.J., Chades, I. and Possingham, H.P. (February, 2011) Optimally managing under imperfect detection: a method for plant invasions, Journal of Applied Ecology, 48, 76-85.

Reymond, C., Bode, M., Renema, W. and Pandolfi, J. (September, 2011) Ecological incumbency impedes stochastic community assembly in Holocene Foraminifera from the Huon Peninsular, Papua New Guinea, Paleobiology, 37, 670-685.

Rout T.M, Moore J.L., Possingham H.P., and McCarthy M.A. (November, 2011) Allocating biosecurity resources between preventing, detecting, and eradicating island invasions, Ecological Economics, 71, 54-62.

Rumpff, L., Duncan D. H., Vesk, P. A., Keith, D. A. and Wintle B. A. (April, 2011) State-and-transition modelling for Adaptive Management of native woodlands, Biological Conservation, 144, 1224–1236.

Sebastián-González, E., Botella, F., Sánchez-Zapata, J.A., Figuerola, J., Hiraldo, F. and Wintle, B.A. (September, 2011) Linking cost efficiency evaluation with population viability analysis to prioritize wetland bird conservation projects, Biological Conservation, 144, 2354–2361.

Solow, A., Smith, W., Burgman, M., Rout, T., Wintle, B.A. and Roberts, D. (February, 2011) Uncertain sightings and the extinction of the Ivory-billed woodpecker, Conservation Biology, 26, 180-184.

Schäfer, R.B., Cooke, S.J., Arlinghaus, R., Bonada, N., Brischoux, F., Casper, A.F., Catford, J. A. and Rolland, V. (November, 2011) Perspectives from early career researchers on the publication process in ecology – a response to Statzner & Resh (2010), Freshwater Biology, 56, 2405-2412.

van Wilgen, B.W., Dyer, C., Hoffmann, J.H., Ivey, P., Le Maitre, D.C., Moore, J.L., Richardson, D.M., Rouget, M., Wannenburgh, A. and Wilson, J.R.U. (September, 2011) National-scale strategic approaches for managing introduced plants: insights from Australian acacias in South Africa, Diversity and Distributions, 17, 1060-1075.

Wilson, J.R.U., Gairifo, C., Gibson, M.R., Arianoutsou, M., Bakar, B.B., Baret, S., Celesti-Grapow, L., DiTomaso, J.M., Dufour-Dror, J.-M., Kueffer, C., Kull, C.A., Hoffmann, J.H., Impson, F.A.C., Loope, L.L., Marchante, E., Marchante, H., Moore, J.L., Murphy, D.J., Tassin, J., Witt, A., Zenni, R.D. and Richardson, D.M. (September, 2011) Risk assessment, eradication, and biological control: global efforts to limit Australian acacia invasions, Diversity and Distributions, 17, 1030-1046.

Wilson, H.B., Joseph, L.N., Moore, A.L. and Possingham, H.P. (September, 2011) When should we save the most endangered species?, Ecology Letters, 14, 886-890.

Wintle, B.A., Bekessy, S.A., Keith, D.A., Van Wilgen, B.W., Cabeza, M., Schröder, B., Carvalho, S.B., Falcucci, A., Maiorano, L., Regan, T.J., Rondinini, C., Boitani, L. and Possingham H.P. (October, 2011) Ecological-economic optimisation of biodiversity conservation under climate change, Nature Climate Change, 1, 355–359.