The use of dynamic landscape metapopulation models for forest management: a case study of the red-backed salamander
Ascelin Gordon, Brendan A Wintle, Sarah A Bekessy, Jennie L Pearce, Lisa A Venier, Joab N Wilson
CANADIAN JOURNAL OF FOREST RESEARCH | CANADIAN SCIENCE PUBLISHING | Published : 2012
Awarded by Ontario Living Legacy Trust
Awarded by Australian Research Council (ARC)
This project was supported by the Ontario Living Legacy Trust, project No. 07-029, and the Canadian Forest Service. A. G. was supported by the Australian Research Council (ARC) under linkage project LP0882780, B. A. W. was supported by ARC Future Fellowship FT100100819, and S. A. B. was supported by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions. Mike Flannigan, Tim Lynham, and Erin Bosch (Canadian Forest Service) provided data for estimating fire parameters and Jim Bogart (University of Guelph) and James Petranka (University of North Carolina) provided advice on the population model parameters. Kevin Lawrence, Teri Bonnell, and Gillian Eccles provided GIS and technical support. Resit Akcakaya (Applied Biomathematics), David Mladenoff (University of Wisconsin) and Jane Elith, Mick McCarthy, Prema Lucas, and Mark Burgman (University of Melbourne) provided technical advice on modelling and comments on the manuscript.