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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.

Bhardwaj M, Soanes K, LahozMonfort JJ, Lumsden LF, van der Ree R (in press) Little evidence of a road-effect zone for nocturnal, flying insectsEcology and Evolution.

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.

Currey, KC, Kendal, D, van der Ree, R, Lentini, PE (2018) Land manager perspectives on conflict mitigation strategies for urban flying-fox camps. Diversity 10, 39.

Deribe K, Mbeng A, Cano J, Njouendo A, Fru-Cho J, Abong R, Eyong M, Ndongmo P, Giorgi E, Pigott D, Golding N, Pullan R, Noor A, Enquselassie F, Murray C, Brooker S, Hay S, Newport M, Wanji S, Davey G. (in press) Mapping the geographical distribution of podoconiosis in Cameroon using parasitological, serological, and clinical evidence to exclude other causes of lymphedema. PLOS NTDs.

Dormann CF, Calabrese JM, GuilleraArroita G, Matechou E, Bahn V, Bartoń K, …, Elith JE, …, Lahoz-Monfort, JJ, … Hartig, F. (in press). Model averaging in ecology: a review of Bayesian, information-theoretic, and tactical approaches for predictive inference. Ecological Monographs, 88(4), 485–504.

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.

Geyle HM, GuilleraArroita G, Davies HF, Firth RS, Murphy BP, Nimmo DG, Ritchie EG, Woinarski JC, Nicholson E (in press) Towards meaningful monitoring: A case study of a threatened rodent. Austral Ecology.

Golding N, August TA, Lucas TCD, Gavaghan DJ, van Loon EE, McInerny G. (in press) The zoon R package for reproducible and shareable species distribution modelling. Methods in Ecology and Evolution.

Golding N, Burstein R, Longbottom J, Browne AJ, Fullman N, Osgood-Zimmerman A, Earl L, Bhatt S, Blazes DL, Cameron E, Casey D, Dowell SF, Dwyer-Lindgren L, Farag TH, Flaxman AD, Gething PW, Gibson HS, Graetz N, Krause LK, Lim SS, Mappin B, Morozoff C, Reiner RC, Smith DL, Wang H, Weiss DJ, Murray CJL, Moyes CL, Hay SI. (in press) Mapping under-5 and neonatal mortality in Africa, 2000-2015: a baseline analysis for the Sustainable Development Goals. The Lancet.

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.

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.

Griffiths, SR, Lentini, PE, Semmens, K, Watson, SJ, Lumsden, LF, and Robert, KA (2018) Chainsaw-carved cavities better mimic the thermal properties of natural tree hollows than nest boxes and log hollows. Forests 9, 235.

Nimmo DG, Avitabile S, Banks SC, Bliege Bird R, Callister K, Clarke MF, Dickman CR, … Lahoz-Monfort JJ … Bennet, AF (in press) Animal movements in fire‐prone landscapesBiological Reviews.

Parris K, Amati M, Bekessy S, Dagenais D, Fryd O, Hahs A, Hes D, Imberger S, Livesley S, Marshall A, Rhodes J, Threlfall C, Tingley R, van der Ree R, Walsh C, Wilkerson M, Williams N (In press) The seven lamps of planning for biodiversity in the cityCities.

Pigott DM, Deshpande A, Reiner BC, Kraemer MUG, Bogoch I, Khan K, Earl L, Letourneau I, Morozoff C, Messina JP, Mylne A, Moyes CL, Shearer F, Bhatt S, Brady OJ, Gething PW, Weiss DJ, Tatem A, Caley L, Vernaccini L, Golding N, Horby P, Kuhn JH, Ng E, Piot P, Farrar J, Sankoh O, Murray CJL, Hay SI. (in press) Local, national and regional viral haemorrhagic fever pandemic potential in Africa. The Lancet.

Read C., Duncan D.H., Ho C., White M., Vesk P. (in press). Useful surrogates of soil texture for plant ecologists from airborne gamma-ray detection. Ecology & Evolution.

Selwood KE, McGeoch MA, Clarke RH, Mac Nally R (in press) High productivity vegetation is important for lessening bird declines during prolonged drought. Journal of Applied Ecology, DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13052.

Shearer FM, Moyes CL, Pigott DM, Brady OJ, Marinho F, Deshpande A, Longbottom J, Browne AJ, Kraemer MUG, O’Reilly KM, Hombach J, Yactayo S, de Araujo VEM, da Nobrega AA, Mosser JF, Stanaway JD, Lim SS, Hay SI, Golding N, Reiner RC. (in press) Estimating global yellow fever vaccination coverage from 1970 to 2016: an empirical analysis tracking vaccination in all age cohorts. Lancet Infectious Diseases.

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.

Smith AL, Kujala H, LahozMonfort JJ, Guja LK, Burns EL, Nathan R, Alacs E, Barton PS, Bau S, Driscoll DA, Lentini PE (in press) Managing uncertainty in movement knowledge for environmental decisionsConservation Letters.

Tingley R, Greenlees MJ, Oertel S, van Rooyen AR, Weeks AR (In press) Environmental DNA sampling as a surveillance tool for cane toad Rhinella marinaintroductions on offshore islands. Biological Invasions.

Valavi R, Elith J, LahozMonfort JJ, GuilleraArroita G (in press) blockCV: An r package for generating spatially or environmentally separated folds for k‐fold cross‐validation of species distribution models. Methods in Ecology and Evolution.

Wilkinson DP, Golding N, GuilleraArroita G, Tingley R, McCarthy MA (in press) A comparison of joint species distribution models for presence–absence data. Methods in Ecology and Evolution.


Hossain MA, Kujala H, Bland LM, Burgman M, Lahoz-Monfort JJ (2019). Assessing the impacts of uncertainty in climate change vulnerability assessments. Diversity and Distributions, 00: 1-12. doi: 10.1111/ddi.12936

Loveridge R, Ryan GE, Sum P, Grey-Read O, Mahood SP, Mould A, Harrison S, Crouthers R, Ko S., Clements T, Eames JC, & Pruvot M. (2018). Poisoning causing the decline in South-East Asia’s largest vulture populationBird Conservation International29(1): 41–54

Ryan, GE, & Baker, CM (2019). Corrigendum to “A general method for assessing the risks and benefits of secrecy in conserving ‘Lazarus species” [Biol. Cons. 203, 186–187]. Biological Conservation 230: 47

Ryan GE, Nicholson E, Eames JC, Gray TNE, Loveridge R, Mahood SP, Sum P, & McCarthy MA (2019) Simultaneous‐count models to estimate abundance from counts of unmarked individuals with imperfect detectionConservation Biology 33(3): 697–708

Thomas PO, Gulland FMD, Reeves RR, Kreb D, Ding W, Smith B, Malik MI, Ryan GE, & Phay S. (2019). A review of electrofishing as a potential threat to freshwater cetaceans. Endangered Species Research 39:207-220


Benshemesh, J., Southwell, D.M., Lahoz-Monfort, J.J.Hauser, C., Rumpff, L., Bode, M., Burnard, T., Wright, J. & Wintle, B. (2018) The national malleefowl monitoring effort: citizen scientists, databases and adaptive management, in Monitoring Threatened Species and Ecological Communities, eds Legge, S., Robinson, N., Scheele, B., Lindenmayer, D., Southwell, D. & Wintle, B. CSIRO Publishing, pp 387-396.

Berger-Tal O, Lahoz-Monfort JJ (2018) Conservation technology: the next generationConservation Letters, 11, 6.

Bonneau, M., Hauser, C.E., Williams, N.S.G. & Cousens, R.D. (2018) Optimal schedule for monitoring a plant incursion when detection and treatment success vary over time. Biological Invasions 20: 741-756. doi: 10.1007/s10530-017-1572-4

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

Deere NJ, Guillera-Arroita G, Baking EL, Bernard H, Pfeifer M, Reynolds G, Wearn OR, Davies ZG, Struebig MJ (2018). High Carbon Stock forests provide co‐benefits for tropical biodiversityJournal of Applied Ecology, 55 (2), 997-1008.

Dodd, A.J., Ainsworth, N., Hauser, C.E., Burgman, M.A. & McCarthy, M.A. (2017) Prioritizing plant eradication targets by re-framing the Project Prioritization Protocol (PPP) for use in biosecurity applications. Biological Invasions 19: 859-873. doi: 10.1007/s10530-016-1335-7

Einoder LD, Southwell DM, Lahoz-Monfort JJ, Gillespie GR, Fisher A, Wintle BA (2018) Occupancy and detectability modelling of vertebrates in northern Australia using multiple sampling methods.PloS one, 13 (9): e0203304.

Fraser, H.Hauser, C.E., Rumpff, L., Garrard, G.E. & McCarthy, M.A. (2017) Classifying animals into ecologically meaningful groups: a case study on woodland birds. Biological Conservation 214: 184-194. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2017.07.006

Gálvez N, GuilleraArroita G, St. John FAV, Schüttler E, Macdonald DW, Davies ZG (2018) A spatially integrated framework for assessing socioecological drivers of carnivore decline. Journal of Applied Ecology 55 (3), 1393-1405.

Geyle HM, Woinarski JCZ, Baker BG, Dickman C, Dutson G, Fisher D, Ford H, Legge S, Leiper I, Loyn R, Murphy BP, Menkhorst P, Reside A, Ritchie EG, Roberts F, Tingley R, Garnett ST (2018) Quantifying extinction risk and forecasting the number of impending Australian bird and mammal extinctionsPacific Conservation Biology, 24, 157-167. *Editor’s Choice.

Hauser C.E. & Rout T.M. (2017) Optimising resource allocation, in Invasive Species: risk assessment and management, eds Robinson, A.P., Walshe, T., Burgman, M.A & Nunn, M. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge UK, pp 294-307.

Hossain MA, Lahoz-Monfort J, Burgman M, Böhm M, Kujala H & Bland LM. (2018). Assessing the vulnerability of freshwater crayfish to climate change. Diversity and Distributions 24(12): 1830-1843. doi:10.1111/ddi.12831.

Junaedi DI, McCarthy MA, Guillera-Arroita G, Catford JA, Burgman MA (2018) Traits influence detection of exotic plant species in tropical forests. PloS one 13 (8), e0202254.

Krutzen, M, Beasley I, Ackermann, CY, Lieckfeldt, D, Ludwig, A, Ryan GE, Bejder, L, Parra, GJ, Wolfensberger, R, & Spencer, PBS (2018). Demographic collapse and low genetic diversity of the Irrawaddy dolphin population inhabiting the Mekong RiverPLoS ONE 13(1): e0189200.

Kujala H, LahozMonfort JJ, Elith J, Moilanen A (2018) Not all data are equal: Influence of data type and amount in spatial conservation prioritisationMethods in Ecology and Evolution. 9 (11): 2249-61.

Lentini PE, Stirnemann, IA, Stojanovic D, Worthy TH and Stein JA (2018). Using fossil records to inform reintroduction of the kakapo as a refugee species. Biological Conservation, 217, 157-165.

Lugg WH, Griffiths J,Holman, L., Stuart-Fox, D. & Hauser, C.E. (2018) The gender gap in science: how long until women are equally represented? PLoS Biology 16: e2004956. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.2004956 van Rooyen AR, Weeks AR, Tingley R (2018) Optimal survey designs for environmental DNA samplingMethods in Ecology and Evolution, 9, 1049-1059.

Rout, T.M., Hauser, C.E., McCarthy, M.A. & Moore, J.L. (2017) Adaptive management improves decisions about where to search for invasive species. Biological Conservation 212: 249-255. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2017.04.009

Thomas, F.M., Vesk, P.A.Hauser, C.E. (2018) A field ecologist’s adventures in a virtual world: using simulations to design data collection for complex models. Ecological Applications 28: 2130-2141. doi:10.1002/eap.1801

Tingley R, Garcia-Diaz P, Rocha Arantes CR, Cassey P (2018) Integrating transport pressure data and species distribution models to estimate invasion risk for alien stowawaysEcography, 41, 635-646


Baker C. M., Gordon A. and Bode M. (2017). Predicting ecosystem response using ensemble ecosystem modelling. Conservation Biology, 31: 376-884

Bastianelli, G., Wintle, B. A., Martin, E. H., Seoane, J., & Laiolo, P. (2017). Species partitioning in a temperate mountain chain: Segregation by habitat vs. interspecific competition . Ecology and Evolution, 7(8), 2685–2696.

Bhardwaj M, Soanes K, Straka TM, Lahoz-Monfort JJ, Lumsden LF, van der Ree R (2017) Differential use of highway underpasses by bats. Biological Conservation, 212, 22–28.

Bode, M., Baker, C. M., Benshemesh, J., Burnard, T., Rumpff, L., Hauser, C. E., Lahoz-Monfort, J. & Wintle, B. A. (2017). Revealing beliefs: using ensemble ecosystem modelling to extrapolate expert beliefs to novel ecological scenarios. Methods in Ecology and Evolution , 8(8), 1012–1021.

Browne AJ, Guerra CA, Vieira Alves R, Maia Costa V, Wilson AL, Pigott DM, Hay SI, Lindsay SW, Golding N, Moyes CL (2017) The contemporary distribution of Trypanosoma cruzi infection in humans, alternative hosts and vectors. Scientific Data. doi:10.1038/sdata.2017.50

Brownell, RL, Reeves, RR, Thomas, PO, Smith, BD, & Ryan, GE (2017). Dams threaten rare Mekong dolphinsScience 355(6327): 805

Camac JS, Williams RJ, Wahren CH, Hoffmann AA, Vesk PA (2017). Climatic warming strengthens a positive feedback between alpine shrubs and fire. Glob Change Biol. 23:3249-3258.

Carrié, R, Andrieu, E, Cunningham, S, Lentini, PE, Loreau, M and Ouin, A (2017) Relationships among ecological traits of wild bee communities along ecological gradients of habitat amount and fragmentation. Ecography 40, 85-97.

Escribano Ávila G, Cervera L, Ordoñez Delgado L, Jara Guerrero A, Amador L, Paladines B, Briceño J, Parés Jiménez V, Lizcano DJ, Duncan DH, Espinosa CI (2017). Biodiversity patterns and ecological processes in Neotropical dry forest: the need to connect research and management for long-term conservation. Neotropical Biodiversity 3, 107–116

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, Rumpff L, Yen JDL, Robinson D, Wintle BA (2017). Integrated models to support multiobjective ecological restoration decisions. Conservation Biology, 31, 1418–1427.

Freeman ME, Vesk PA, Murphy BP, Cook GD, Richards AE, Williams RJ (2017). Defining the fire trap: Extension of the persistence equilibrium model in mesic savannas. Austral Ecology.

Griffiths SR, Bender R, Godinho LN, Lentini PE, Lumsden LF and Robert KA (2017) Bat boxes are not a silver bullet conservation tool. Mammal Review, 47, 261-265.

Griffiths, SR, Rowland, JA, Briscoe, NJ, Lentini, PE, Handasyde, KA, Lumsden, LF and Robert, KA (2017) Surface reflectance drives nest box temperature profiles and thermal suitability for target wildlife. PLoS ONE 12, e0176951.

Guillera-Arroita G (2017). Modelling of species distributions, range dynamics and communities under imperfect detection: advances, challenges and opportunities . Ecography, 40, 281–295.

Guillera-Arroita G , Lahoz-Monfort J (2017). Species occupancy estimation and imperfect detection: shall surveys continue after the first detection?. Advances in Statistical Analysis , 101, 381–398.

Guillera-Arroita G, Lahoz Monfort JJ, van Rooyen AR, Weeks AR, Tingley R (2017). Dealing with false positive and false negative errors about species occurrence at multiple levels. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 8, 1081-1091.

Hradsky BA, Mildwaters C, Ritchie EG, Christie F, Di Stefano J (2017). Responses of invasive predators and native prey to a prescribed forest fire. Journal of Mammalogy, 98, 835-847.

Hradsky BA, Penman TD,  Abebei D, Hanea A, Ritchie EG, York A, Di Stefano J (2017). Bayesian networks elucidate interactions between fire and other drivers of terrestrial fauna distributions. Ecosphere, 8 , e01926.

Hradsky BA, Robley A, Alexander R, Ritchie EG, York A, Di Stefano J (2017) Human-modified habitats facilitate forest-dwelling populations of an invasive predator Vulpes vulpes. Scientific Reports, 7, 12291.

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. (2017) Spread of yellow fever virus outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo 2015–16: a modelling study. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 17(3) p330

Lee T., Fisher D., Bloomberg S. & Wintle B.A. (2017). Extinct or still out there? Disentangling influences on extinction and rediscovery helps to clarify the fate of species on the edge. Global Change Biology, 23, 621–634.

Lim FKS, Pollock LJ, Vesk PA (2017). The role of plant functional traits in shrub distribution around alpine frost hollows. Journal of Vegetation Science. 28:585-594

Lindsay SW, Wilson A, Golding N, Scott TW, Takken W (2017) Improving the built environment in urban areas to control Aedes aegypti-borne diseases. Bulletin of the WHO doi:10.2471/BLT.16.189688

Longbottom J, Browne AJ, Pigott DM, Sinka ME, Golding N, Hay SI, Moyes CL, Shearer FM (2017) Mapping the spatial distribution of the Japanese encephalitis vector, Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles, 1901 (Diptera: Culicidae) within areas of Japanese encephalitis risk. Parasites & Vectors. doi:10.1186/s13071-017-2086-8

Marques TA, Thomas L, Kéry M, Buckland ST, Borchers DL, Rextad E, Fewster RM, MacKenzie DI, Royle JA, Guillera-Arroita G, Handel CM, Pavlacky DC, Camp RJ(2017). Model-based approaches to deal with detectability: a comment on Hutto (2016a) . Ecological Applications , 27, 1694-1698.

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 (2017). Linking research using animal-borne telemetry with the needs of conservation management. Journal of Applied Ecology, 54, 423-429.

Morán‐Ordóñez, A., Briscoe, N. J., & Wintle, B. A. (2017). Modelling species responses to extreme weather provides new insights into constraints on range and likely climate change impacts for Australian mammals. Ecography. DOI:10.1111/ecog.02850.

Morán‐Ordóñez, A., Lahoz‐Monfort, J. J., Elith, J., & Wintle, B. A. (2017). Evaluating 318 continental‐scale species distribution models over a 60‐year prediction horizon: what factors influence the reliability of predictions?. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 26(3), 317–384.

Morán‐Ordóñez, A., Whitehead, A. L., Luck, G. W., Cook, G. D., Maggini, R., Fitzsimons, J. A., & Wintle, B. A (2017). Analysis of Trade‐Offs Between Biodiversity, Carbon Farming and Agricultural Development in Northern Australia Reveals the Benefits of Strategic Planning. Conservation Letters, 10(1), 94–104.

Morris WK, Runge MC, Vesk PA (2017). The value of information for woodland management: updating a state-transition model. Ecosphere 8(11):e01998.

Mustika, PLK, Welters, R, Ryan, GE, D’Lima, C, Sorongon-Yap, P, Jutapruet S, & Peter, C (2017). A rapid assessment of wildlife tourism risk posed to cetaceans in AsiaJournal of Sustainable Tourism 25(8): 1138–1158

Palma E, Catford JA, Corlett RT, Duncan RP, Hahs AK, McCarthy MA, McDonnell MJ, Thompson K, Williams NS, Vesk PA (2017). Functional trait changes in the floras of 11 cities across the globe in response to urbanization. Ecography.

Pavlova A, Beheregaray LB, Coleman R, Gilligan D, Harrisson KA, Ingram BA, Kearns J, Lamb AM, Lintermans M, Lyon JP, Nguyen T, Sasaki M, Tonkin Z, Yen JDL, Sunnucks P (2017). Severe consequences of habitat fragmentation on genetic diversity of an endangered Australian freshwater fish: a call for assisted gene flow. Evolutionary Applications, 10, 531–550.

Plein M, Morris WK, Moir ML, Vesk PA (2017). Identifying species at coextinction risk when detection is imperfect: Model evaluation and case study. PLOS ONE 12(8): e0183351.

Purse BV, Masante D, Golding N, Pigott D, Day JC, Ibañez-Bernal S, Kolb M, Jones L (2017) How will climate change pathways and mitigation options alter incidence of vector-borne diseases? A framework for leishmaniasis in South and Meso-America. PLOS ONE 12(10): e0183583

Ringma, J. L., Wintle, B., Fuller, R. A., Fisher, D., & Bode, M (2017). Minimizing species extinctions through strategic planning for conservation fencing. Conservation biology, 31, 1029–1038.

Roberts, D. R., Bahn, V., Ciuti, S., Boyce, M. S., Elith, J., Guillera‐Arroita, G., Lahoz-Monfort, J., Wintle, B.A., … & Dormann, C.F. (2017). Cross‐validation strategies for data with temporal, spatial, hierarchical, or phylogenetic structure. Ecography, 40, 913–929.

Rout, T. M., Baker, C., Huxtable, S., & Wintle, B. A. (2017). Monitoring, imperfect detection, and risk optimization of a Tasmanian devil insurance population. Conservation Biology. DOI:10.1111/cobi.12975.

Selwood KE, Clarke RH, McGeoch MA, Mac Nally R (2017) Green tongues into the arid zone: River floodplains extend the distribution of terrestrial bird species. Ecosystems, 20, 745-756.

Soanes K, Taylor AC, Sunnucks P, Vesk PA, Cesarina, S and van der Ree R (2017). Evaluating the success of wildlife crossing structures using genetic approaches and an experimental design: lessons from a gliding mammal. Journal of Applied Ecology. Accepted manuscript online: 4 July 2017

Taylor C, Cadenhead N, Lindenmayer D, Wintle B (2017) Improving the Design of a Conservation Reserve for a Critically Endangered Species. PLoS one, 12(1), e0169629.

Thomas FM, Vesk PA (2017). Are trait-growth models transferable? Predicting multi-species growth trajectories between ecosystems using plant functional traits. PloS one, 12(5), e0176959.

Thomas FM, Vesk PA (2017). Growth races in The Mallee: Height growth in woody plants examined with a trait-based model. Austral Ecol. 42:790-800.

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 (2017). 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, 92, 123-149.

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.

Suárez‐Seoane, S., Álvarez‐Martínez, J.A., Wintle, B.A., Palacín,C. & Alonso, J.L. (2017). Modelling the spatial variation of vital rates: An evaluation of the strengths and weaknesses of correlative species distribution models. Diversity and Distributions, 23(8), 814–853.

Visintin, C., van der Ree, R., McCarthy, M. A. (2017) Consistent patterns of vehicle collision risk for six mammal species. Journal of Environmental Management 201, 397-406.

Walker JG, Plein M, Morgan ER, Vesk PA (2017). Uncertain links in host-parasite networks: lessons for parasite transmission in a multi-host system. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 372: 20160095.

Warton DI, Stoklosa J, Guillera-Arroita G, MacKenzie DI, Welsh AH(2017). Graphical diagnostics for occupancy models with imperfect detection. Methods in Ecology and Evolution , 8, 408-419.

White, R. S., Wintle, B. A., McHugh, P. A., Booker, D. J., & McIntosh, A. R. (2017). The scaling of population persistence with carrying capacity does not asymptote in populations of a fish experiencing extreme climate variability. Proc. R. Soc. B., 284(1856), p. 20170826.

Whitehead, A.L., Kujala, H. & Wintle, B.A. (2017) Dealing with cumulative biodiversity impacts in strategic environmental assessment: A new frontier for conservation planning. Conservation Letters. DOI: 10.1111/conl.12260

Woolley, S.N.C., Foster, S. D., O’Hara, T. D., Wintle, B. A. & Dunstan, P. K. (2017). Characterising uncertainty in generalised dissimilarity models. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 8, 985–995.

Yen JDL, Thomson JR, Keith JM, Paganin DM, Fleishman E, Dobkin DS, Bennett JM, Mac Nally R (2017). Balancing generality and specificity in ecological gradient analysis with species abundance distributions and individual size distributions. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 26, 318–332.

Yen JDL, Thomson JR, Keith JM, Paganin DM, Mac Nally R (2017). How do different aspects of biodiversity change through time? A case study on an Australian bird community. Ecography, 40, 642–650.


Baker C. M. and Bode M. (2016) Placing invasive species management in a spatio-temporal context. Ecological Applications, 26: 712-725.

Baker C. M., Bode M. and McCarthy M. A. (2016) Models that predict ecosystem impacts of reintroductions should consider uncertainty and distinguish between direct and indirect effects. Biological Conservation, 196, 211-212.

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

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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.

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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.


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.


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.