Journal article

Conserving herbivorous and predatory insects in urban green spaces

Luis Mata, Caragh G Threlfall, Nicholas SG Williams, Amy K Hahs, Mallik Malipatil, Nigel E Stork, Stephen J Livesley

Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was funded by the Australian Research Council (LP110100686), the Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology (ARCUE) and the Australian Golf Course Superintendents Association. Bob Carpenter provided assistance with the probabilistic programing language Stan, Briony Norton and Frances Alexander with fieldwork and insect sorting, and Melinda Moir with lacebug species identification. LM and CGT wish to acknowledge the support of funding from the Australian Government's National Environmental Science Programme - Clean Air and Urban Landscapes (NESP-CAUL) hub. LM also wishes to acknowledge the support of funding from the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions (CEED). AKH was supported by the Baker Foundation.