Saving our Species resources

The Saving our Species team has produced several scientific publications and other resources on threatened species and their habitats.

A large-scale application of project prioritization to threatened species investment by a government agency
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Brazill-Boast J, Williams M, Rickwood B, Partridge T, Bywater G, Cumbo B, Shannon I, Probert WJM, Ravallion J, Possingham H, Maloney RF 2018, A large-scale application of project prioritization to threatened species investment by a government agency. PLOS ONE 13, e0201413. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0201413.

A new operational policy to support translocations in NSW
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Sutton T 2019, A new operational policy to support translocations in NSW. Australasian Plant Conservation 28(2), 19-20.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

A review of intervention methods used to reduce flying-fox mortalities in heat stress events
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2020
Mo M, Roache M 2020, A review of intervention methods used to reduce flying-fox mortalities in heat stress events. Australian Mammalogy online early
https://doi.org/10.1071/AM20038

Are koalas detected more effectively by systematic spotlighting or diurnal searches?
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Wilmott L, Cullen D, Madani G, Krogh M, Madden K 2019, Are koalas detected more effectively by systematic spotlighting or diurnal searches? Australian Mammalogy 41, 157–160. doi:10.1071/AM18006.

Assessing the capacity of the NSW Saving our Species site based program to maximise the adaptive capacity of threatened plant species.
Publication Type: Report
Publication Date: 2016
Auld TD, Davis ST and Ooi MKJ 2016, Assessing the capacity of the NSW Saving our Species site based program to maximise the adaptive capacity of threatened plant species. Unpublished report to OEH Regional Operations.

Assessing the impacts of feral houses (Equus caballus) on the Montane Peatlands and Swamps Endangered Ecological Community in the Barrington Tops National Park
Publication Type: Honours thesis
Publication Date: November 2019
Smart J 2019, Assessing the impacts of feral houses (Equus caballus) on the Montane Peatlands and Swamps Endangered Ecological Community in the Barrington Tops National Park. Honours Thesis. University of Newcastle.

Assisted run(a)way: Translocation planning to secure the Bankstown Hibbertia
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: June 2018
Cuneo P, Emery N, Errington G, Sherieff A 2018, Assisted run(a)way: Translocation planning to secure the Bankstown Hibbertia. Australasian Plant Conservation 27, 23–25.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation-case-studies/

Bega Wattle (Acacia georgensis) 2018-19 survey
Publication Type: Technical report
Publication date: 2019
Wright G and Miles J 2019, Saving our Species: Bega Wattle (Acacia georgensis) 2018-19 survey. NSW Office of Environment and Heritage.
https://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/research-and-publications/publications-search/bega-wattle-2018-19-survey

Camera-traps are a cost-effective method for surveying terrestrial squamates: A comparison with artificial refuges and pitfall traps
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2020
Welbourne DJ, Claridge AW, Paull DJ, Ford F 2020, Camera-traps are a cost-effective method for surveying terrestrial squamates: A comparison with artificial refuges and pitfall traps. PloS one. 2020 Jan 16;15(1):e0226913.
https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0226913

Chef's cap correa (Correa baeuerlenii) 2017-18 survey
Publication Type: Technical report
Publication date: 2018
Wright G, Miles J and Albrecht D 2018, Saving our Species: Chefs cap correa (Correa baeuerlenii) 2017-18 survey. NSW Office of Environment and Heritage.
https://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/research-and-publications/publications-search/chefs-cap-correa-2017-18-survey

Clonality disguises the vulnerability of a threatened arid zone Acacia
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2017
Roberts DG, Forrest CN, Denham AJ, Ayre DJ 2017, Clonality disguises the vulnerability of a threatened arid zone Acacia. Ecology and Evolution 7, 9451-9460.
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/ece3.3246

Coming to terms with Ox-eye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) in Kosciuszko National Park, New South Wales
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
McDougall K, Wright G, Peach E 2018, Coming to terms with Ox-eye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) in Kosciuszko National Park, New South Wales. Ecological Management & Restoration 19, 4–13. doi:10.1111/emr.12296.

Conservation by translocation: establishment of Wollemi pine and associated microbial communities in novel environments
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2017
Rigg JL, Offord CA, Zimmer H, Anderson IC, Singh BK, Powell JR 2017, Conservation by translocation: establishment of Wollemi pine and associated microbial communities in novel environments. Plant and Soil 411, 209-225.
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11104-016-3010-2

Conservation in the wake of myrtle rust – a case study on two critically endangered Australian rainforest plants
Publication Type: Peer reviewed journal article
Publication Date: 2019
Sommerville KD, Cuneo P, Errington G, Makinson RO, Pederson S, Phillips G, Rollason A, Viler V and Offord CA 2019. Conservation in the wake of myrtle rust – a case study on two critically endangered Australian rainforest plants. Pacific Conservation Biology
https://doi.org/10.1071/PC1902

Conservation Science and practice planning for success: Why conservation programs need a strategic program for recovering species
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Adams VM, O'Donnell J, Burley A, Lawson J, Auld TD, Brazill-Boast J, Laws CA, Gallagher RV 2019, Conservation Science and practice planning for success: Why conservation programs need a strategic program for recovering species. Conservation Science and Practice (online early)
https://doi.org/10.1111/csp2.95
https://conbio.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/csp2.95

Conservation translocation – an increasingly viable option for managing threatened plant species
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Zimmer HC, Auld TD, Cuneo P, Offord CA, Commander L 2019, Conservation translocation – an increasingly viable option for managing threatened plant species. Australian Journal of Botany 67(7) 501-509
https://doi.org/10.1071/BT19083

Deciding whether to translocate
Publication Type: Book chapter
Publication Date: 2018
Auld T, Freestone M, Broadhurst L, Zimmer H, Swarts N, Gallagher R 2018, Deciding whether to translocate. In 'Guidelines for the Translocation of Threatened Plants in Australia' Third Edition. (eds Commander LE, Coates D, Broadhurst L, Offord CA, Makinson RO, Matthes M) pp. 9-26. Australian Network for Plant Conservation, Canberra.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation/

Detection of ground parrot vocalisation: A multiple instance learning approach
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2017
Nguyen DT, Ogunbona PO, Li W, Tasker E, Yearwood J 2017, Detection of ground parrot vocalisation: A multiple instance learning approach. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 142, 1281-1290.
https://asa.scitation.org/doi/abs/10.1121/1.4999318

Degrees of population-level susceptibility of Australian terrestrial non-volant mammal species to predation by the introduced red fox (Vulpes vulpes) and feral cat (Felis catus)
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Radford JQ, Woinarski JC, Legge S, Baseler M, Bentley J, Burbidge AA, Bode M, Copley P, Dexter N, Dickman CR, Gillespie G. Degrees of population-level susceptibility of Australian terrestrial non-volant mammal species to predation by the introduced red fox (Vulpes vulpes) and feral cat (Felis catus). Wildlife Research. Dec 7;45(7):645-57.
https://www.publish.csiro.au/wr/pdf/WR18008

Developing a conservation project for Prostanthera askania: an adaptive approach
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Mulcahy A, Elsley K and Ransom L 2019, Treat every plant as if it's the last: Saving our Species' Cliffhanging 5 campaign. Australasian Plant Conservation 28(2)7-9.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

Elucidating Patterns in the Occurrence of Threatened Ground-Dwelling Marsupials Using Camera-Traps
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Claridge AW, Paull DJ, Welbourne DJ 2019, Elucidating Patterns in the Occurrence of Threatened Ground-Dwelling Marsupials Using Camera-Traps. Animals Nov;9(11):913.
https://www.mdpi.com/2076-2615/9/11/913/pdf (PDF 2.2MB)

Endangered species recovery: A resource allocation problem
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Gerber LR, Runge MC, Maloney RF, Iacona GD, Drew CA, Avery-Gomm S, Brazill-Boast J, Crouse D, Epanchin-Niell RS, Hall SB, Maguire LA, Male T, Morgan D, Newman J, Possingham HP, Rumpff L, Weiss KCB, Wilson RS, Zablan MA 2018, Endangered species recovery: A resource allocation problem. Science 362, 284–286. doi:10.1126/science.aat8434.

Establishing a wild, ex situ population of a critically endangered shade-tolerant rainforest conifer: A translocation experiment
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2016
Zimmer HC, Offord CA, Auld TD, Baker PJ 2016, Establishing a wild, ex situ population of a critically endangered shade-tolerant rainforest conifer: A translocation experiment. PLoS ONE 11(7): e0157559. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0157559.
https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0157559

Extensive populations of Dracophyllum macranthum (Ericaceae) in Coorabakh National Park suggest a review of threat status
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Bell S, Sims R 2018, Extensive populations of Dracophyllum macranthum (Ericaceae) in Coorabakh National Park suggest a review of threat status. Australasian Plant Conservation 27, 11–14.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

Feldmark Grass (Rytidosperma pumilum) 2018-19 survey
Publication Type: Technical report
Publication date: 2019
Wright G, and McDougall K 2019, Saving our Species: Feldmark Grass (Rytidosperma pumilum) 2018-19 survey. NSW Department of Planning Industry and Environment.
https://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/research-and-publications/publications-search/feldmark-grass-2018-19-survey

Fire regimes and shifting community patterns: a case study and method for species with complex fire requirements
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: September 2018
Tierney DA 2018, Fire regimes and shifting community patterns: a case study and method for species with complex fire requirements. Plant Ecology 219(12): 1503-1518. DOI 10.1007/s11258-018-0897-0
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11258-018-0897-0

First gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) known to feed on plant family Atherospermataceae: a new species of Asphondylia damaging the endangered Australian tree Daphnandra johnsonii
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Kolesik P, Butterworth N, Lemmon J, Gibson T, Wallman JF 2019, First gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) known to feed on plant family Atherospermataceae: a new species of Asphondylia damaging the endangered Australian tree Daphnandra johnsonii. Austral Entomology. 2019 May;58(2):317-23.
https://doi.org/10.1111/aen.12387

Genetic assessment of population restoration within the Warrumbungle National Park for populations of Yellow Box Gum (Eucalyptus melliodora): A high-through put sequencing examination of local provenance sourcing
Publication Type: Honours thesis
Publication Date: 2019
Quinton AL 2019, Genetic assessment of population restoration within the Warrumbungle National Park for populations of Yellow Box Gum (Eucalyptus melliodora): A high-through put sequencing examination of local provenance sourcing. Honours Thesis. University of Wollongong, Australia.

Grassy patch size and structure are important for northern Eastern Bristlebird persistence in a dynamic ecosystem
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Stone ZL, Tasker E, Maron M 2018, Grassy patch size and structure are important for northern Eastern Bristlebird persistence in a dynamic ecosystem. Emu-Austral Ornithology 118, 269-280.
https://doi.org/10.1080/01584197.2018.1425628

Hand-pollination increases seed set in the critically endangered orchid Thelymitra kangaloonica
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Wilmott L, Schlunke J, Renner M, Wait J, Sommerville KD. 2019. Hand-pollination increases seed set in the critically endangered orchid Thelymitra kangaloonica. Cunninghamia (2019) 19: 091-095 doi:10.7751/cunninghamia.2019.19.007
https://www.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/Science/Our-work-discoveries/Scientific-publications/Cunninghamia

Havens for threatened Australian mammals: the contributions of fenced areas and offshore islands to the protection of mammal species susceptible to introduced predators
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Legge S, Woinarski JC, Burbidge AA, Palmer R, Ringma J, Radford JQ, Mitchell N, Bode M, Wintle B, Baseler M, Bentley J 2018, Havens for threatened Australian mammals: the contributions of fenced areas and offshore islands to the protection of mammal species susceptible to introduced predators. Wildlife Research. 2018 Dec 7;45(7):627-44.
https://www.publish.csiro.au/WR/pdf/WR17172

Hibbertia circinata, a new species from south-eastern New South Wales
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
McDougall K, Wright G, Walsh N 2018, Hibbertia circinata, a new species from south-eastern New South Wales. Telopea 21, 39–44. doi:10.7751/telopea12440.

Identifying Species at risk across current and future landscapes: theme 3 using range metrics to identify plants at risk
Publication Type: Report
Publication Date: 2019
Gallagher R, Allen S, Auld T 2018, Identifying Species at risk across current and future landscapes: theme 3 using range metrics to identify plants at risk. Report to NSW OEH from Adaptation Hub

Incorporating climate change planning into the Saving our Species Site-Managed stream
Publication Type: Report
Publication Date: 2019
Lawson JR, Auld TD, Brazill-Boast J, Englert-Duursma D, Gallagher RV, Laws CA, Leishman MR 2019, Incorporating climate change planning into the Saving our Species Site-Managed stream. Report to NSW Office of Environment and Heritage. Sydney, Australia.
Publication Type: Webtool
Publication Date: 2019
https://sosss.science.mq.edu.au

Introducing the Manning Yellow Solanum (Solanum sulphureum)
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Cameron M and Segal P 2019, Introducing the Manning Yellow Solanum (Solanum sulphureum). Australasian Plant Conservation 28, 10-12.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

Isolation and lack of potential mates may threaten an endangered Arid-Zone Acacia
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Forrest CN, Roberts DG, Denham AJ, Ayre DJ, 2019. Isolation and lack of potential mates may threaten an endangered Arid-Zone Acacia. Journal of Heredity, esz043, https://doi.org/10.1093/jhered/esz043
https://academic.oup.com/jhered/article-abstract/110/6/738/5535417

It takes a village: detection dogs, partnerships and volunteers aid hawkweed eradication in mainland Australia
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Conference Proceedings
Publication Date: September 2016
Cherry H, Constantine A, Primrose K, Hauser C, Tasker K 2016, It takes a village: detection dogs, partnerships and volunteers aid hawkweed eradication in mainland Australia. 20th Australasian Weeds Conference, Perth, Western Australia, 11-15 September 2016 164–170.
https://www.cabdirect.org/cabdirect/abstract/20163360307

Long term conservation in an arid Acacia shrubland is driven by the interaction of fire and grazing
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Auld TD, Denham AJ, Leishman M 2018, Long term conservation in an arid Acacia shrubland is driven by the interaction of fire and grazing. Australasian Plant Conservation 26, 22-24.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

Mechanisms of fire seasonality effects on plant populations
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Miller RG, Tangney R, Enright NJ, Fontaine JB, Merritt DJ, Ooi MK, Ruthrof KX, Miller BP 2019, Mechanisms of fire seasonality effects on plant populations. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169534719302071

Microhabitat of Litoria daviesae in Barrington Tops National Park
Publication Type: Report
Publication Date: 9th November 2019
McRae L 2019, Microhabitat of Litoria daviesae in Barrington Tops National Park. Final report for ENVS3400. School of Environmental and Life Sciences, University of Newcastle.

Needle in a haystack – detecting hawkweeds using drones
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Conference Proceedings
Publication Date: September 2018
Hamilton M, Matthews R, Caldwell J 2018, Needle in a haystack – detecting hawkweeds using drones. In 21st Australasian Weeds Conference. 126130
http://www.caws.org.au/awc/2018/awc201811261.pdf

New discoveries for the endangered Illawarra Socketwood (Daphnandra johnsonii, Atherospermataceae)
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Lemmon J 2019, New discoveries for the endangered Illawarra Socketwood (Daphnandra johnsonii, Atherospermataceae). Australasian Plant Conservation 28(2), 13-15.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

New insights into the ecology of the critically endangered Banksia conferta (Proteaceae) from the mid-north coast of NSW
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2017
Bell S 2017, New insights into the ecology of the critically endangered Banksia conferta (Proteaceae) from the mid-north coast of NSW. Australasian Plant Conservation 26, 15-18.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

Notes on Australasian orchids 6: A New species of Rhizanthella (Diurideae, subtribe prasophyllinae) from eastern Australia
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2020
Clements MA, Jones DL 2020, Notes on Australasian orchids 6: A New species of Rhizanthella (Diurideae, subtribe Prasophyllinae) from eastern Australia. Lankesteriana 20(2).
http://www.lankesteriana.org/LankesterianaJournal/20(2)/07.%20Clements%20&%20Jones%202020.pdf

Novel field observations of eucalypt sap feeding behaviour in the Eastern Pygmy Possum
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Hockey R, Wilmott L, Hall L, Madani G 2018, Novel field observations of eucalypt sap feeding behaviour in the Eastern Pygmy Possum Cercartetus nanus. Australian Zoologist. doi:10.7882/AZ.2018.039.

On a razor's edge: Status and prospects of the critically endangered Bellinger River snapping turtle, Myuchelys georgesi
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2020
Chessman BC, McGilvray G, Ruming S, Jones HA, Petriv K, Fielder DP, Jones HA , Spencer RJ Georges A 2020, On a razor's edge: Status and prospects of the critically endangered Bellinger River snapping turtle, Myuchelys georgesi. Aquatic Conservation
https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3258

On the ropes for rare herbs – 2019 rope-access surveys in Limpinwood Nature Reserve
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Mallee J 2019, On the ropes for rare herbs – 2019 rope-access surveys in Limpinwood Nature Reserve. Australasian Plant Conservation 28(2)3-4.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

Optimizing the genetic composition of a translocation population: incorporating constraints and conflicting objectives
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Bragg JG, Cuneo P, Sherieff A, Rossetto M 2019, Optimizing the genetic composition of a translocation population: incorporating constraints and conflicting objectives. Molecular Ecology Resources, 28 (15).
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/1755-0998.13074

Organisational perspectives on threatened species monitoring
Publication Type: Book Chapter
Publication Date: September 2018
Natasha M. Robinson, Rachel Morgain, Sarah Legge, Ben C. Scheele, David B. Lindenmayer, Darren M. Southwell, Kerrie Bennison, Joe Benshemesch, Doug Bickerton, Lyndon Brooks, Oberon Carter, Chris Dickman, Glen Ehmke, John Kanowski, Jessica Koleck, Mark Lintermans, Helene Marsh, Damon Oliver, Rachel Paltridge, Jim Radford, Anja Skroblin, Adrian Wayne and John C. Z. Woinarski 2018, Organisational perspectives on threatened species monitoring. In Sarah Legge, David Lindenmayer, Natasha Robinson, Benjamin Scheele, Darren Southwell, Brendan Wintle eds. 2018,  Monitoring threatened species and ecological communities.  CSIRO Publishing, January 2018.

Patterns of invertebrate food availability and the persistence of an avian insectivore on the brink
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Stone ZL, Tasker E, Maron M 2019, Patterns of invertebrate food availability and the persistence of an avian insectivore on the brink. Austral Ecology 44, 680-690.
https://doi.org/10.1111/aec.12713

Perisher Wallaby Grass Survey 2017
Publication Type: Technical report
Publication date: 2018
Wright G, Albrecht D, and Schroder M 2018, Saving our Species: Perisher Wallaby Grass Survey 2017. NSW Department of Planning Industry and Environment.
https://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/research-and-publications/publications-search/perisher-wallaby-grass-survey-2017

Phenology of the threatened Diuris praecox (Orchidaceae), a range-restricted terrestrial orchid from central eastern New South Wales
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication date: 2020
Yare B, Bell S, Hunter N (2020) Phenology of the threatened Diuris praecox (Orchidaceae), a range-restricted terrestrial orchid from central eastern New South Wales. Cunninghamia 20: 105-113.
https://www.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/Science/Our-work-discoveries/Scientific-publications/Cunninghamia

Phytophthora species isolated from alpine and sub-alpine regions of Australia, including the description of two new species; Phytophthora cacuminis sp. nov and Phytophthora oreophila sp. nov.
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: September 2019
Khaliq I, Burgess TI, McDougall KL, St J Hardy 2019, Phytophthora species isolated from alpine and sub-alpine regions of Australia, including the description of two new species; Phytophthora cacuminis sp. nov and Phytophthora oreophila sp. nov. Fungal Biology 123, 29-41.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1878614618302332

Planning for success: Why conservation programs need a strategic program for recovering species
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Adams VM, O'Donnell JO, Burley A, Lawson J, Auld TD, Brazill-Boast J, Laws CA, Gallagher RV, 2019, Planning for success: Why conservation programs need a strategic program for recovering species, Conservation Science and Practice, e95, 1-11
https://doi.org/10.1111/csp2.95

Plant, invertebrate and pathogen interactions in Kosciuszko National Park
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
McDougall KL, Wright GT, Burgess TI, Farrow R, Khaliq I, Laurence MH, Wallenius T, Liew ECY 2018, Plant, invertebrate and pathogen interactions in Kosciuszko National Park. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 140, 259–312.
https://openjournals.library.sydney.edu.au/index.php/LIN/article/view/13207
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Possible hybridisation between Syzygium paniculatum and Syzygium oleosum presents issues for identification, conservation and management of a threatened species
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Foster L and Mulchay A 2019, Possible hybridisation between Syzygium paniculatum and Syzygium oleosum presents issues for identification, conservation and management of a threatened species. Australasian Plant Conservation 28(2)16-18. https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

Pre-translocation assessment of biology and ecology
Publication Type: Book Chapter
Publication Date: 2018
Commander L, Auld T, Rossetto M, Ooi M, Reiter N, Swarts N, Monks L, Morgan J 2018, Pre-translocation assessment of Biology and Ecology In 'Guidelines for the Translocation of Threatened Plants in Australia' Third Edition. (eds Commander LE, Coates D, Broadhurst L, Offord CA, Makinson RO, Matthes M) pp. 27-45. Australian Network for Plant Conservation, Canberra.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation/

Predicting the occurrence of an endangered reptile based on habitat attributes
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Gorissen S, Baird IRC, Greenlees M, Sherieff AN, Shine R 2018, Predicting the occurrence of an endangered reptile based on habitat attributes. Pacific Conservation Biology 24, 12–24. doi:10.1071/PC17027.

Predictors of Phytophthora diversity and community composition in natural areas across diverse Australian ecoregions
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Burgess TI, McDougall KL, Scott PM, Hardy GES, Garnas J 2019, Predictors of Phytophthora diversity and community composition in natural areas across diverse Australian ecoregions. Ecography 42, 565–577.
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ecog.03904

Quantifying the distribution and threat of Phytophthora cinnamomi in New South Wales: implications for its management in natural vegetation
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2020
McDougall KL, Liew ECY 2020, Quantifying the distribution and threat of Phytophthora cinnamomi in New South Wales: implications for its management in natural vegetation. Cunninghamia 20, 153-181.
https://www.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/Science/Our-work-discoveries/Scientific-publications/Cunninghamia

Quantifying the impact of uncertainty on threat management for biodiversity
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Nicol, S, Brazill-Boast, J., Gorrod, E, McSorely A, Peyrard, N, Chades, I 2019, Quantifying the impact of uncertainty on threat management for biodiversity, Nature communications 10(1): 3570 DOI 10.1038/s41467-019-11404-5
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-019-11404-5

Recovering Australian Threatened Species – A Book of Hope
Publication Type: Book
Publication Date: 2018
Garnett S, Latch P, Lindenmayer D, Woinarski J (eds) 2018, Recovering Australian Threatened Species – A Book of Hope, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne showcases successful conservation stories and identifies approaches and implementation methods that have been most effective in recovering threatened species.
https://www.publish.csiro.au/book/7705/

Saving our Species: cost-effective monitoring and evaluation for a large-scale threatened species program
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Book Chapter
Publication Date: January 2018
Brazill-Boast J 2018, Saving our Species: cost-effective monitoring and evaluation for a large-scale threatened species program, in S Legge, D Lindenmayer, N Robinson, B Scheele, D Southwell and B Wintle (eds) Monitoring threatened species and ecological communities, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 17, Section 3

Saving our Species Guidelines for Estimating and Evaluating Species' Response to Management
Publication Type: Report
Publication Date: 2019
Mayfield H, Rhodes J, Evans M and Maron M 2019, Saving our Species Guidelines for Estimating and Evaluating Species' Response to Management. Report to Department of Planning, Industry and Environment. Sydney, Australia https://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/research-and-publications/publications-search/guidelines-for-estimating-and-evaluating-species-response-to-management

Spending limited resources on de-extinction could lead to net biodiversity loss
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2017
Bennett JR, Maloney RF, Steeves TE, Brazill-Boast J, Possingham HP, Seddon PJ 2017, Spending limited resources on de-extinction could lead to net biodiversity loss; Nature Ecology and Evolution 1, Article 0053
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-016-0053

Strategic national approach for improving the conservation management of insects and allied invertebrates in Australia
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Taylor GS, Braby MF, Moir ML, Harvey MS, Sands DP, New TR, Kitching RL, McQuillan PB, Hogendoorn K, Glatz RV, Andren M 2018, Strategic national approach for improving the conservation management of insects and allied invertebrates in Australia. Austral Entomology. May;57(2):124-49.
https://doi.org/10.1111/aen.12343

Susceptibility of nine alpine species to the root rot pathogens Phytophthora cinnamomi and P. cambivora
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Rigg JL, McDougall KL, Liew ECY 2018, Susceptibility of nine alpine species to the root rot pathogens Phytophthora cinnamomi and P. cambivora. Australasian Plant Pathology 47, 351–356. doi:10.1007/s13313-018-0564-x.

Systematic planning can rapidly close the protection gap in Australian mammal havens
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Ringma J, Legge S, Woinarski JC, Radford JQ, Wintle B, Bentley J, Burbidge AA, Copley P, Dexter N, Dickman CR, Gillespie GR 2019, Systematic planning can rapidly close the protection gap in Australian mammal havens. Conservation Letters. Jan;12(1):e12611.
https://doi.org/10.1111/conl.12611

The decline of the Northern Long-nosed Potoroo Potorous tridactylus tridactylus on the far north coast of New South Wales
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: September 2018
Andren M, Milledge D, Scotts D, Smith J 2018, The decline of the Northern Long-nosed Potoroo Potorous tridactylus tridactylus on the far north coast of New South Wales. Australian Zoologist 39, 414–423. doi:10.7882/AZ.2018.010.

The distribution and conservation of the endangered atlas rainforest ground-beetle, Nurus atlas (Laporte, 1867) (Coleoptera: Carabidae), in North-east New South Wales
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Charley D, Andren M 2018, The distribution and conservation of the endangered atlas rainforest ground-beetle, Nurus atlas (Laporte, 1867) (Coleoptera: Carabidae), in North-east New South Wales. The Australian Entomologist 45, 389–402.
http://www.esq.org.au/publications.html

The intersection of diversity metrics and spatial mapping: a case study of regional vegetation patterns for a complex community
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: September 2017
Tierney DA, Wardle GM, Erskine PD 2018, The intersection of diversity metrics and spatial mapping: a case study of regional vegetation patterns for a complex community. Plant Ecology 219(10): 1169-1183.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11258-018-0870-y

The susceptibility of rare and threatened NSW species to the root-rot pathogen Phytophthora cinnamomi: 1. Initial testing and identification of key research questions
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Wan JSH, McDougall KL, Liew ECY 2019, The susceptibility of rare and threatened NSW species to the root-rot pathogen Phytophthora cinnamomi: 1. Initial testing and identification of key research questions. Australian Journal of Botany 67, 510-516.
http://www.publish.csiro.au/bt/BT19090

Threatened plant translocation case study: Grevillea wilkinsonii (Tumut Grevillea), Proteaceae
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Briggs J 2019, Threatened plant translocation case study: Grevillea wilkinsonii (Tumut Grevillea), Proteaceae. Australasian Plant Conservation 28, 7-11.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation-case-studies/

Threatened plant translocation case studies: Persoonia pauciflora (North Rothbury Persoonia), Proteaceae
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Emery NJ, Hillier P, Offord CA 2018, Threatened plant translocation case studies: Persoonia pauciflora (North Rothbury Persoonia), Proteaceae. Australasian Plant Conservation 26, 18-21.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation-case-studies/

Threatened plant translocation case studies: Pomaderris delicata (Delicate Pomaderris), Rhamnaceae
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
McDougall K, Armstong R, McAuliffe J, Taylor D 2018, Threatened plant translocation case studies: Pomaderris delicata (Delicate Pomaderris), Rhamnaceae. Australasian Plant Conservation 27, 10-12.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation-case-studies/

Threatened plant translocation case study: Wollemia nobilis (Wollemi Pine), Araucariaceae
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2018
Zimmer H, Baker P, Offord C, Rigg J, Bourke G, Auld T 2018, Threatened plant translocation case study: Wollemia nobilis (Wollemi Pine), Araucariaceae. Australasian Plant Conservation 27, 13-15.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation-case-studies/

Threatened plant translocation case study: Zieria baeuerlenii (Bomaderry Zieria), Rutaceae
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Couts-McClelland K 2019, Threatened plant translocation case study: Zieria baeuerlenii (Bomaderry Zieria), Rutaceae. Sutton T 2019, A new operational policy to support translocations in NSW. Australasian Plant Conservation 28(2)21-25.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation-case-studies/

Translocation monitoring and evaluation
Publication Type: Book chapter
Publication Date: 2019
Zimmer H, Auld T, Coates D, Moore J, Silcock J, Reiter N, Matthes M 2018, Translocation monitoring and evaluation In 'Guidelines for the Translocation of Threatened Plants in Australia' Third Edition. (eds Commander LE, Coates D, Broadhurst L, Offord CA, Makinson RO, Matthes M) pp. 117-144. Australian Network for Plant Conservation, Canberra.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/translocation/

Trading populations–can biodiversity offsets effectively compensate for population losses?
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: September 2017
Tierney, DA, Sommerville, KD, Tierney, KE, Fatemi, M, Gross CL 2017, Trading populations-can biodiversity offsets effectively compensate for population losses? Biodiversity and Conservation v. 26(no. 9): pp. 2115-2131.
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10531-017-1348-2

Treat every plant as if it's the last: Saving our Species' Cliffhanging 5 campaign
Publication Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Trenbath J 2019, Treat every plant as if it's the last: Saving our Species' Cliffhanging 5 campaign. Australasian Plant Conservation 28, 5-6.
https://www.anpc.asn.au/apc/

Update on the impacts of introduced rats on Lord Howe Island plants
Publication Type: Report
Publication Date: 2017
Auld TD, Denham A, Tozer M, Porter J, Mackenzie B, Hutton I 2017, Update on the impacts of introduced rats on Lord Howe Island plants. Unpublished report to Lord Howe Island Board.

Using plant traits to assess threatened species adaptive capacity under climate change
Publication Type: Report
Publication Date: 2018
Gallagher R, Dudley A, Butt N, Auld T 2018, Using plant traits to assess threatened species adaptive capacity under climate change. Report to NSW OEH from Adaptation Hub.

Using a species distribution model to guide NSW surveys of the long-footed potoroo (Potorous longipes)
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2020
Wauchope-Drumm M, Bentley J, Beaumont LJ, Baumgartner JB, Nipperess DA 2020, Using a species distribution model to guide NSW surveys of the long-footed potoroo (Potorous longipes). Austral Ecology. Feb;45(1):15-26.
https://doi.org/10.1111/aec.12804

Using traits to assess threatened plant species response to climate change
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2019
Dudley A, Butt N, Auld TD, Gallagher RV 2019, Using traits to assess threatened plant species response to climate change. Biodiversity and Conservation 28, 1905-1919.
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10531-019-01769-w

Weed surveillance using search theory
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Conference Proceedings
Publication Date: 2018
Cacho O, Panetta D, Cherry H, Hester S, Bower S, Bower H 2018, Weed surveillance using search theory. In 21st Australasian Weeds Conference. 21st Australasian Weeds Conference, Manly, New South Wales, 9-13 September 2018 187–191
http://www.caws.org.au/awc/2018/awc201811871.pdf
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What are we missing? How the delay-period setting on camera traps affects mesopredator detection
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2020
Sparkes J, Fleming PJS, McSorley A, Mitchell B 2020, What are we missing? How the delay-period setting on camera traps affects mesopredator detection. Australian Mammalogy
https://doi.org/10.1071/AM19068

Whole-chloroplast analysis as an approach for fine-tuning the preservation of a highly charismatic but critically endangered species, Wollemia nobilis (Araucariaceae)
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2016
Greenfield A, McPherson H, Auld T, Delaney S, Offord CA, van der Merwe M, B, Yap J-Y S, Rossetto M 2016, Whole-chloroplast analysis as an approach for fine-tuning the preservation of a highly charismatic but critically endangered species, Wollemia nobilis (Araucariaceae). Australian Journal of Botany 64, 654-658.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/BT16105

Using wildlife carer records to identify patterns in flying-fox rescues: a case study in New South Wales, Australia
Publication Type: Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Publication Date: 2020
Mo M, Roache M, Haering R, Kwok A 2020, Using wildlife carer records to identify patterns in flying-fox rescues: a case study in New South Wales, Australia. Pacific Conservation Biology, online early.
doi:10.1071/PC20031