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Researcher: di Folco, M (Dr Maj-Britt di Folco)

Fields of Research

Soil Sciences
Conservation and Biodiversity
Terrestrial Ecology
Geomorphology and Regolith and Landscape Evolution

Research Objectives

Land and Water Management of environments
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments
Understanding Australia's Past
Mountain and High Country Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Mountain and High Country Land and Water Management

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Character of Tasmanian organic soils; School of Geography and Environmental Studies Conference 2006
Influence of grazing and vegetation type on post-fire floristic and lifeform composition in Tasmania, Australia; Plant Ecology
Mapping Soil Organic Carbon Content of Buttongrass Moorland Organosols in Tasmania; Buttongrass Moorland Management Workshop, Hobart, Tasmania 4-6 July 2007
Mapping Soil Organic Carbon Content of Organosols in Tasmania; Spatial Science Institute Biennial International Conference (SSC)
Organic soils provide evidence of spatial variation in human-induced vegetation change following European occupation of Tasmania; Journal of Biogeography
Spatial and temporal variation in damage and dieback in a threatened subantarctic cushion species; Australian Journal of Botany
Tasmanian Organic Soils
The impact of fire on organic soils in West and South West Tasmania; The 28th Annual Conference of the Ecological Society of Australia
Topographic variation in burning-induced loss of carbon from organic soils in Tasmanian moorlands; Catena: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Soil Science, Hydrology, Geomorphology
Wind-controlled linear patterning and cyclic succession in Tasmanian Sphagnum mires; Journal of Ecology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Predicting Fire in Rainforest