Fire Mosaics and Reptile Conservation in a Fire-Prone Region
DG Nimmo, LT Kelly, LM Spence-Bailey, SJ Watson, RS Taylor, MF Clarke, AF Bennett
Conservation Biology | WILEY | Published : 2013
We thank the following agencies for funding: Parks Victoria, Department of Sustainability and Environment (Victoria); Mallee Catchment Management Authority, New South Wales (NSW) National Parks and Wildlife Service, Department of Environment and Climate Change (NSW); Lower Murray Darling Catchment Management Authority, Department for Environment and Natural Resources (South Australia); Land and Water Australia, Natural Heritage Trust, Birds Australia (Gluepot Reserve); Australian Wildlife Conservancy (Scotia Sanctuary); and the Murray Mallee Partnership. We also thank A. Haslem, S. Avitabile, L. Brown, K. Callister, and S. Kenny and many volunteers who helped collect data. The data were collected with approval from animal ethics committees at La Trobe University (approval number AEC06/07[L]V2) and Deakin University (approval number A41/2006), and permits from the Department of Sustainability and Environment, Victoria (permit 10003791), the Department of Environment and Heritage, South Australia (permit 13/2006), and the National Parks and Wildlife Service, NSW (license number S12030).