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Citizen scientists reveal nationwide trends and drivers in the breeding activity of a thre..
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Breeding home range movements of pre-fledged brolga chicks, Antigone rubicunda (Gruidae) in Victoria, Australia - Implications for wind farm planning and conservation
Inka Veltheim, Simon Cook, Grant C Palmer, FA Richard Hill, Michael A McCarthy
Journal article | 2019 | Global Ecology and Conservation
Open access solutions for biodiversity journals: Do not replace one problem with another
A Townsend Peterson, Robert P Anderson, Maria Beger, Janine Bolliger, Lluis Brotons, Christopher P Burridge, Marlon E Cobos, Angela P Cuervo-Robayo, Enrico Di Minin, Jeffrey Diez, Jane Elith, Clare B Embling, Luis E Escobar, Franz Essl, Kenneth J Feeley, Lucy Hawkes, Daniel Jimenez-Garcia, Laura Jimenez, David M Green, Eva Knop, et al.
Journal article | 2019 | Diversity and Distributions
An experimental test of whether pyrodiversity promotes mammal diversity in a northern Australian savanna
Hugh F Davies, Michael A McCarthy, Willie Rioli, Jose Puruntatameri, Willie Roberts, Colin Kerinaiua, Vivian Kerinauia, Kim Brooks Womatakimi, Alan N Andersen, Brett P Murphy
Journal article | 2018 | Journal of Applied Ecology
Declining populations in one of the last refuges for threatened mammal species in northern Australia
Hugh F Davies, Michael A McCarthy, Ronald SC Firth, John CZ Woinarski, Graeme R Gillespie, Alan N Andersen, Willie Rioli, Jose Puruntatameri, Willie Roberts, Colin Kerinaiua, Vivian Kerinauia, Kim Brooks Womatakimi, Brett P Murphy
Journal article | 2018 | Austral Ecology
Seasonal asthma in Melbourne, Australia, and some observations on the occurrence of thunderstorm asthma and its predictability
Jeremy D Silver, Michael F Sutherland, Fay H Johnston, Edwin R Lampugnani, Michael A McCarthy, Stephanie J Jacobs, Alexandre B Pezza, Edward J Newbigin
Journal article | 2018 | PLOS ONE
Redefine statistical significance
Daniel J Benjamin, James O Berger, Magnus Johannesson, Brian A Nosek, E-J Wagenmakers, Richard Berk, Kenneth A Bollen, Bjoern Brembs, Lawrence Brown, Colin Camerer, David Cesarini, Christopher D Chambers, Merlise Clyde, Thomas D Cook, Paul De Boeck, Zoltan Dienes, Anna Dreber, Kenny Easwaran, Charles Efferson, Ernst Fehr, et al.
Journal article | 2018 | Nature Human Behaviour
Adaptive management improves decisions about where to search for invasive species
Tracy M Rout, Cindy E Hauser, Michael A McCarthy, Joslin L Moore
Journal article | 2017 | Biological Conservation
Invasive species managers must decide how best to allocate surveillance and control effort through space. Doing this requires the ..
Functional trait changes in the floras of 11 cities across the globe in response to urbanization
Estibaliz Palma, Jane A Catford, Richard T Corlett, Richard P Duncan, Amy K Hahs, Michael A McCarthy, Mark J McDonnell, Ken Thompson, Nicholas SG Williams, Peter A Vesk
Journal article | 2017 | Ecography
Fire regimes and environmental gradients shape vertebrate and plant distributions in temperate eucalypt forests
Luke T Kelly, Angie Haslem, Greg J Holland, Steven WJ Leonard, Josephine MacHunter, Michelle Bassett, Andrew F Bennett, Matthew J Bruce, Evelyn K Chia, Fiona J Christie, Michael F Clarke, Julian Di Stefano, Richard Loyn, Michael A McCarthy, Alina Pung, Natasha Robinson, Holly Sitters, Matthew Swan, Alan York
Journal article | 2017 | ECOSPHERE
Top-down control of species distributions: feral cats driving the regional extinction of a threatened rodent in northern Australia
Hugh F Davies, Michael A McCarthy, Ronald SC Firth, John CZ Woinarski, Graeme R Gillespie, Alan N Andersen, Hayley M Geyle, Emily Nicholson, Brett P Murphy
Journal article | 2017 | Diversity and Distributions
Vertebrates and plants show common responses to forest fires and climate gradients but species, scale and data type matter
L Kelly, A Haslem, S Leonard, M Bassett, A Bennett, M Bruce, M Clarke, E Chia, F Christie, J Di Stefano, G Holland, R Loyn, J MacHunter, M McCarthy, A Pung, N Robinson, H Sitters, M Swan, A YORK
Journal article | 2017 | Ecosphere
Conserving phylogenetic diversity, with reference to victorian eucalypts
MA Mccarthy, LJ Pollock
Conference Proceedings | 2016 | Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria
Preserving the tree of life (i.e. phylogenetic diversity) is increasingly recognised as important in conservation. Australia is a ..
Identifying hotspots of alien plant naturalisation in Australia: approaches and predictions
AJ Dodd, MA McCarthy, N Ainsworth, MA Burgman
Journal article | 2016 | Biological Invasions
Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Australia as represented by: Sally Salmon The early detection of newly naturalised alien species..
The IUCN Red List of Ecosystems: Motivations, Challenges, and Applications
David A Keith, Jon Paul Rodriguez, Thomas M Brooks, Mark A Burgman, Edmund G Barrow, Lucie Bland, Patrick J Comer, Janet Franklin, Jason Link, Michael A McCarthy, Rebecca M Miller, Nicholas J Murray, Jeanne Nel, Emily Nicholson, Maria A Oliveira-Miranda, Tracey J Regan, Kathryn M Rodriguez-Clark, Mathieu Rouget, Mark D Spalding
Journal article | 2015 | Conservation Letters
Is my species distribution model fit for purpose? Matching data and models to applications
Gurutzeta Guillera-Arroita, Jose J Lahoz-Monfort, Jane Elith, Ascelin Gordon, Heini Kujala, Pia E Lentini, Michael A McCarthy, Reid Tingley, Brendan A Wintle
Journal article | 2015 | GLOBAL ECOLOGY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY
Phylogenetic diversity meets conservation policy: small areas are key to preserving eucalypt lineages
Laura J Pollock, Dan F Rosauer, Andrew H Thornhill, Heini Kujala, Michael D Crisp, Joseph T Miller, Michael A McCarthy
Journal article | 2015 | Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences
Improving policy efficiency and effectiveness to save more species: A case study of the megadiverse country Australia
Jane A McDonald, Josie Carwardine, Liana N Joseph, Carissa J Klein, Tracy M Rout, James EM Watson, Stephen T Garnett, Michael A McCarthy, Hugh P Possingham
Journal article | 2015 | Biological Conservation
Distinguishing geographical range shifts from artefacts of detectability and sampling effort
Amanda E Bates, Tomas J Bird, Rick D Stuart-Smith, Thomas Wernberg, Jennifer M Sunday, Neville S Barrett, Graham J Edgar, Stewart Frusher, Alistair J Hobday, Gretta T Pecl, Dan A Smale, Michael McCarthy
Journal article | 2015 | DIVERSITY AND DISTRIBUTIONS
European newts establish in Australia, marking the arrival of a new amphibian order
R Tingley, AR Weeks, AR Weeks, AS Smart, AR van Rooyen, AP Woolnough, MA McCarthy
Journal article | 2015 | Biological Invasions
We document the successful establishment of a European newt (Lissotriton vulgaris) in south-eastern Australia, the first recorded ..
Continental-Scale Governance and the Hastening of Loss of Australia's Biodiversity
Euan G Ritchie, Corey JA Bradshaw, Chris R Dickman, Richard Hobbs, Christopher N Johnson, Emma L Johnston, William F Laurance, David Lindenmayer, Michael A McCarthy, Dale G Nimmo, Hugh P Possingham, Robert L Pressey, David M Watson, John Woinarski
Journal article | 2013 | Conservation Biology
Scientific Foundations for an IUCN Red List of Ecosystems
David A Keith, Jon Paul Rodriguez, Kathryn M Rodriguez-Clark, Emily Nicholson, Kaisu Aapala, Alfonso Alonso, Marianne Asmussen, Steven Bachman, Alberto Basset, Edmund G Barrow, John S Benson, Melanie J Bishop, Ronald Bonifacio, Thomas M Brooks, Mark A Burgman, Patrick Comer, Francisco A Comin, Franz Essl, Don Faber-Langendoen, Peter G Fairweather, et al.
Journal article | 2013 | PLoS One
Considering Extinction of Dependent Species during Translocation, Ex Situ Conservation, and Assisted Migration of Threatened Hosts
Melinda L Moir, Peter A Vesk, Karl EC Brennan, Robert Poulin, Lesley Hughes, David A Keith, Michael A McCarthy, David J Coates
Journal article | 2012 | Conservation Biology
Plant traits and extinction in urban areas: a meta-analysis of 11 cities
Richard P Duncan, Steven E Clemants, Richard T Corlett, Amy K Hahs, Michael A McCarthy, Mark J McDonnell, Mark W Schwartz, Ken Thompson, Peter A Vesk, Nicholas SG Williams
Journal article | 2011 | Global Ecology and Biogeography
A conceptual framework for predicting the effects of urban environments on floras
Nicholas SG Williams, Mark W Schwartz, Peter A Vesk, Michael A McCarthy, Amy K Hahs, Steven E Clemants, Richard T Corlett, Richard P Duncan, Briony A Norton, Ken Thompson, Mark J McDonnell
Journal article | 2009 | Journal of Ecology
Some practical suggestions for improving engagement between researchers and policy-makers in natural resource management
P Gibbons, C Zammit, K Youngentob, HP Possingham, DB Lindenmayer, S Bekessy, M Burgman, M Colyvan, M Considine, A Felton, RJ Hobbs, K Hurley, C McAlpine, MA McCarthy, J Moore, D Robinson, D Salt, B Wintle
Journal article | 2008 | Ecological Management & Restoration
Should I Spread My Risk or Concentrate My Efforts: Is Triage of a Subpopulation Ever the Best Decision?
E McDonald-Madden, undefined Chades, MA McCarthy, B Wintle, HP Possingham
Conference Proceedings | 2007 | MODSIM07 - Land, Water and Environmental Management: Integrated Systems for Sustainability, Proceedings
Factors affecting the presence of the cool temperate rain forest tree myrtle beech (Nothofagus cunninghamii) in southern Australia: integrating climatic, terrain and disturbance predictors of distribution patterns
DB Lindenmayer, BG Mackey, RB Cunningham, CF Donnelly, IC Mullen, MA McCarthy, AM Gill
Journal article | 2000 | Journal of Biogeography
Bridging the Divide: Integrating Animal and Plant Paradigms to Secure the Future of Biodiversity in Fire-Prone Ecosystems
Luke Kelly, Lluís Brotons, Katherine Giljohann, Michael McCarthy, Juli Pausas, Annabel Smith
Journal article | Fire
Conserving animals and plants in fire-prone landscapes requires evidence of how fires affect modified ecosystems. Despite progress..
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