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Researcher: Holmes, ND (Mr Nick Holmes)

Fields of Research

Wildlife and habitat management
Policy and administration
Tourism resource appraisal

Research Objectives

Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Other environmental management

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Behaviour and breeding success of gentoo penguins Pygoscelis papua in areas of low and high human activity; Polar Biology
Comparing King, Gentoo and Royal Penguin Responses to Pedestrian Visitation; Journal of Wildlife Management
Conservative management required for pedestrians and small boating near Giant petrels; Australasian Ornithological Conference 2003
Determining levels of mercury in subantarctic penguins on Macquarie Island; AMSA 2004 - Annual Conference of the Australian Marine Sciences Association
Do numbers count? Gentoo penguin behaviour in response to single and group pedestrian approaches on subantarctic Macquarie Island; Fifth International Penguin Conference
Emerging Issues of Australia's Sub-Antarctic Islands: Macquarie Island and Heard Island and McDonald Islands; Looking South: Australia's Antarctic Agenda
Gentoo penguin behaviour and breeding success in areas of high and low human activity on subantarctic Macquarie Island; Fifth International Penguin Conference
Investigating the variation in penguin responses to human activity on Macquarie Island; 22nd Internationale Polartagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Polarforschung
Investigating the variation in penguin responses to pedestrian activity on subantarctic Macquarie Island
Linking Variation in Penguin Responses to Pedestrian Activity for Best Practice Management on Subantarctic Macquarie Island; Polarforschung
Love thy Neighbour? Gentoo penguin behaviour and breeding success in areas of high and low human activity; School of Geography and Environmental Studies 2004 Conference
Macquarie Island, Australia; Extreme Tourism: Lessons from the World's Cold Water Islands
Pedestrian approach guidelines for subantarctic penguins; Australasian Ornithological Conference 2003
Testing the minimum approach distance guidelines for incubating Royal penguins Eudyptes schlegeli; Biological Conservation
The Behaviour and Heart Rate of Sub-Antarctic Royal Penguins during Pedestrian Visits; 3rd International Wildlife Management Congress Incorporating the 16th Annual Australasian Wildlife Management Society Conference
The effects of small boats and pedestrians on the numbers, distribution and behaviour of Giant petrels at Sandy Bay, Macquarie Island during tourism visits
Understanding Variation in Penguin Responses to Human Activity to Enhance Management on Macquarie Island; Australasian Wildlife Management Society Conference

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision