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A first appraisal of the importance of landscape on Tasmanian wet forest biodiversity

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Balmer, J, A first appraisal of the importance of landscape on Tasmanian wet forest biodiversity, School of Geography & Environmental Studies Conference Abstracts 2010, 28 June 2010, Sandy Bay (2010) [Conference Extract]

Abstract

Both wildfire events and forest harvesting lead to changes in forest floristics, structure and the mosaic of forest types in the landscape. A natural experiment has been established to study the relative importance of landscape factors on the biodiversity outcomes within the forest patch compared with other factors such as historical and physical environmental determinants of forest type. The experimental approach and early results of this study will be presented.

Item Details

Item Type:Conference Extract
Keywords:Tasmanian wet forest, biodiversity
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Ecological applications
Research Field:Landscape ecology
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Fresh, ground and surface water systems and management
Objective Field:Assessment and management of freshwater ecosystems
UTAS Author:Balmer, J (Ms Jayne Balmer)
ID Code:65544
Year Published:2010
Deposited By:Geography and Environmental Studies
Deposited On:2010-11-22
Last Modified:2014-04-02
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