Avian responses to the diversity and configuration of fire age classes and vegetation types across a rainfall gradient
Holly Sitters, Fiona J Christie, Julian Di Stefano, Matthew Swan, Trent Penman, Peter C Collins, Alan York
Forest Ecology and Management | ELSEVIER | Published : 2014
This work is part of a collaborative study of the effects of fire on biodiversity in the Otway Ranges, funded by the Department of Environment and Primary Industries and Parks Victoria. Additional funds were provided by the Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment, the Stuart Leslie Bird Research Award and Birdlife Victoria. We are grateful to Amanda Ashton for help with site set-up, and we thank Dale Tonkinson for assistance with bird surveys. This research was carried out under a scientific research permit issued by the Department of Environment and Primary Industries (permit number 10005514).