Short-term differences in animal assemblages in patches formed by loss and growth of habitat
Peter I Macreadie, Rod M Connolly, Michael J Keough, Gregory P Jenkins, Jeremy S Hindell
Austral Ecology | WILEY | Published : 2010
We thank T. Smith, R. Watson, B. Bray, J. Smith, M. Bairstow and A. Macreadie for field assistance, and Ability Works Australia for constructing ASUs. Comments from Andy Davis and two anonymous reviewers improved an earlier version of this paper. Funding was provided by an Australian Research Council Discovery Grant (RC, JH, GJ), a CSIRO Postgraduate Scholarship (PM with D. Smith), a Nancy Millis Postgraduate Research Award (PM), a Holsworth Wildlife Foundation Grant (PM) and the David Hay Postgraduate Writing-Up Award (PM). All research was conducted under University of Melbourne Animal Ethics and DPI Fisheries permits.