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Researcher: Michaels, KF (Dr Karyl Michaels)

Fields of Research

Environmental management
Natural resource management
Landscape ecology
Invertebrate biology
Conservation and biodiversity
Terrestrial ecology
Wildlife and habitat management
Other engineering
Biogeography and phylogeography

Research Objectives

Other environmental management
Other culture and society
Terrestrial biodiversity
Consumption patterns, population issues and the environment
Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems
Construction processes
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Environmentally sustainable construction activities
Assessment and management of freshwater ecosystems
Work and labour market

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Manual for Assessing Vegetation Condition in Tasmania Version 1.0; Resource Management and Conservation, Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment
Block on Hillcrest Avenue, Binalong Bay
Botanical and Zoological Survey Report, Blocks on Freshwater Street, Skyline Drive and Reedy Road at Beaumaris
Carabid Beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) Communities in Tasmania: Classification for Nature Conservation; The Other 99% The Conservation and Biodiversity of Invertebrates
Carabid Beetle and vegetation associations in the Tasmanian Eastern Tiers: implications for conservation; Pacific Conservation Biology
Carabid Beetle Values of Dry Sclerophyll Forest and Grassy Ecosystems in Eastern Tasmania
Carabid beetles as biodiversity and ecological indicators
Draft Report on the Impact of the Iron Baron Oil Spill on Coastal Sand Dune Invertebrate Fauna
Effects of Clearfell Harvesting on Lucanid Beetles (Coleoptera: Lucanidae) in Wet and Dry Sclerophyll Forests in Tasmania; Journal of Insect Conservation
Extent of invasion of Tasmanian native vegetation by the exotic bumblebee Bombus terrestris (Apoidea: Apidae); Austral Ecology
First record of Pseudoheteronyx Blackburn (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae) from Tasmania, with description of Pseudoheteronyx littoralis sp.n. from Sandy Beaches; Australian Journal of Entomology
Future trajectories for remnant vegetation in Tasmania; Ecological Society of Australia Annual Conference
Impact of commercial forest management on geophilous carabid beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) in tall, wet Eucalyptus obliqua forest in southern Tasmania; Australian Journal of Ecology
Mapping and valuing Tasmania's ecosystem services'; 10th International Congress of Ecology
Natural Resources of the Break O'Day Municipality
Report on the Impact of the 'Iron Baron' Oil Spill on the Common Invertebrate Fauna of Coastal Sand Dunes
Spatial Analysis of Native Vegetation in Tasmania
Spatial analysis of Tasmania's native vegetation cover and potential implications for biodiversity conservation; Ecological Management & Restoration
The Ground Beetle Fauna as an Indicator of the Conservation Value of Grass Lands
The Occurrence of the Endangered Stag Beetle Lissotes Latidens (Westwood) (Coleoptera: Lucanidae) in Selected Areas in the Weilangta Forest Block, Tasmania
The pitfalls of installing a diesel
Third Australian National Workshop on Native Vegetation Assessment
Using staphylinid and tenebrionid beetles as indicators of sustainable landscape management in Australia; Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture
Vegetation Futures for Tasmania; Veg Futures 08 Conference
Vegetation Futures for Tasmania; Veg Futures 08
Zoological Survey, Station Road Re-alignment, Launceston

Research Projects

The ground beetle fauna as an indicator of the conservation value of grasslands; Australian Heritage Commission (AHC)

Research Candidate Supervision