Predicting faunal fire responses in heterogeneous landscapes: the role of habitat structure
Matthew Swan, Fiona Christie, Holly Sitters, Alan York, Julian Di Stefano
Ecological Applications | WILEY | Published : 2015
We thank Erin Steel, Amanda Ashton, Michelle Ibbett, Leigh Morison, Cristina Aponte, Jemma Cripps, Helen Doherty, Carolina Galindez Silva, Sarah Garnick, Andrew Heaver, and Evan Watkins for assistance in the field. Two anonymous reviewers helped to improve the manuscript. This research was supported by the Department of Environment and Primary Industries (DEPI), Parks Victoria, and the Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment. Field work was conducted under the National Parks Act (Research Permit Number 10005348) and Forests Act (Scientific Permit Number 10005514), and faunal surveys were approved by the University of Melbourne School of Land and Environment Ethics Committee (Register Number 1011632.5).