No detectable impacts of frequent burning on foliar C and N or insect herbivory in an Australian eucalypt forest
Fiona J Christie, Alan York
Applied Vegetation Science | WILEY | Published : 2009
Awarded by Forests New South Wales Special Purposes Permit for Research
Awarded by New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Services Scientific Licence
This research was conducted with funding from the Bushfire Cooperative Research Centre and the Department of Sustainability & Environment, Victoria, Australia. Forests New South Wales granted permission for fieldwork and implemented and maintained burning treatments. Peter Perry provided valuable field assistance with his marksmanship. Helen Doherty, Josie Lawrence and Amanda Ashton provided significant laboratory assistance. Statistical advice was provided by Graham Hepworth, University of Melbourne Statistical Consulting Centre and Dr Julian DiStefano. We thank Tina Bell, Cat Nield and two anonymous reviewers for comments on earlier versions of the manuscript. This work was carried out under a Forests New South Wales Special Purposes Permit for Research #28118 and a New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Services Scientific Licence #S10302.