Optimizing habitat management for amphibians: From simple models to complex decisions
Michael P Scroggie, Kathy Preece, Emily Nicholson, Michael A McCarthy, Kirsten M Parris, Geoffrey W Heard
Biological Conservation | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2019
Awarded by Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions and Australian Research Council Linkage Grant
We thank Evan Grant, Erin Muths, Benedikt Schmidt and Silviu Petrovan for their invitation to join this special issue. This project was funded by the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) as part of the Melbourne Strategic Assessment, with support from the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions and Australian Research Council Linkage Grant, LP0990161. GWH received support from the Department of State Development, Business and Innovation, Government of Victoria through a Victorian Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. We acknowledge the Growling Grass Frog Technical Advisory Group and Kim Lowe (DELWP), who were instrumental in guiding this project from its inception. Likewise, we thank David Attard (DELWP) for expert GIS assistance, and John Baumgartner (Macquarie University) for devising the C + + version of the SPOM. Silviu Petrovan provided valued criticism of earlier versions, as did four anonymous reviewers.