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Researcher: Unwin, GL (Mr Greg Unwin)

Research Fields

Forestry Management and Environment
Agroforestry
Environmental Management
Conservation and Biodiversity
Plant Physiology
Terrestrial Ecology
Forestry Sciences
Environmental Sciences
Horticultural Crop Growth and Development
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Tree Improvement (Selection and Breeding)
Natural Resource Management
Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)

Research Impact

Native Forests
Integration of Farm and Forestry
Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Forest and Woodlands Environments
Environmentally Sustainable Plant Production
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Forest and Woodlands Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Hardwood Plantations
Understanding Australia's Past
Wood, Wood Products and Paper
Environment
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales
Climate Change Adaptation Measures
Sparseland, Permanent Grassland and Arid Zone Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Horticultural Crops
Ecosystem Adaptation to Climate Change
Rehabilitation of Degraded Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Environments
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments

Career Best Publications

Blackwood Regrowth and the Forest Light Environment - The Key to Good Form; Silvicultural Management of Blackwood - a Blackwood Industry Group (BIG) Workshop
Ecophysiology of the Soft Tree Fern, Dicksonia antarctica Labill; Austral Ecology
Light environment and tree development of young Acacia melanoxylon in mixed -species regrowth forest, Tasmania, Australia; Forest Ecology and Management
Principles and Processes of Carbon Sequestration by Trees; Research and Development Division, State Forests of New South Wales
Response of blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon) regeneration to silvicultural removal of competition in regrowth eucalypt forests of north-west Tasmania, Australia; Forest Ecology and Management

Research Publications

Are we weather makers or weather breakers? Book review. The Weather Makers: The History and Future Impact of Climate Change, by Tim Flannery; Australian Forest Grower
Australian forest growers biennial national conference 2016: Book of abstracts; Australian forest growers biennial national conference 2016
Australian forest growers biennial national conference 2016: Grower workshops, case studies; Australian forest growers biennial national conference 2016
Australian forest growers biennial national conference 2016: Proceedings; Australian forest growers biennial national conference 2016
Australian Forest Growers Policy Statements 2010; Australian Forest Growers Policy Statements 2010
Australian Forest Growers State Policy Priorities - Tasmania; Australian Forest Grower
Biggest reservation of private native forest ever; Australian Forest Growers
Biodiversity: Integrating Conservation and Production. Case Studies from Australian Forests and Fisheries ; CSIRO Publishing
Blackwood regrowth and forest light environment - the key to good form; School of Geography and Environmental Studies 2004 Conference
Blackwood Regrowth and the Forest Light Environment - The Key to Good Form; Silvicultural Management of Blackwood - a Blackwood Industry Group (BIG) Workshop
Competition between plantation Eucalyptus nitens and Acacia dealbata weeds in northeastern Tasmania; Forest Ecology and Management
Compromise on Tas forests 'peace process' still not in sight; Australian Forest Grower
Ecophysiology of the Soft Tree Fern, Dicksonia antarctica Labill; Austral Ecology
Effects of naturally regenerated Acacia dealbata on the productivity of a Eucalyptus nitens plantation in Tasmania, Australia; Forest Ecology and Management
Environmental Dynamics of Blackwood Regeneration in Regrowth Forest, NW Tasmania; Blackwood Industry Group (BIG) Workshop, Australian Blackwood Industry Group
Farm forestry makes sense
Forward; Trees and Shrubs for Salinity Management in Tasmania
Geoconservation Audit of Reserves in the Tamar Region
Increasing fragmentation as Gunns goes down; Australian Forest Grower
Integrated farm forestry: a case study analysis of biodiversity protection and small-scale forest production in northern Tasmania; School of Geography and Environmental Studies Conference 2007
Integrated farm forestry: stand structure and diversity in five silvicultural regimes including old-growth Eucalyptus obliqua forest, northern Tasmania; Old Forests, New Management Conference: Conservation and use of old-growth forests in the 21st century
Launceston Australian Forest Growers Conference. A synopsis of the outcomes of the Australian Forest Growers (AFG) International Biennial Conference. Launceston, Tasmania 22-25 October 2006
Light environment and tree development of young Acacia melanoxylon in mixed -species regrowth forest, Tasmania, Australia; Forest Ecology and Management
Low rainfall: How low or high can you go?; Australian Forest Grower
Measuring the biodiversity values of a small-scale farm forestry enterprise in northern Tasmania; Biodiversity: Integrating Conservation and Production. Case Studies from Australian Forests and Fisheries
More twists to forestry deal than Chubby Checker; Australian Forest Grower
Native Blackwood Regrowth - Light Regulation is the Key to Good Form; Australian Forest Growers International Biennial Conference
Of blue gum clippers and tall timbers that sailed out of the south; Australian Forest Grower
Postcard fron Yakanarra
Principles and Processes of Carbon Sequestration by Trees; Research and Development Division, State Forests of New South Wales
PURSAL Project launch and book review
Regeneration biology and silviculture of Tasmanian Soft Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica
Resolving Tasmanian forests ' statement of (Dis)agreement'; Australian Forest Grower
Resource profile of 'high-graded' dry hardwood forests: Implications for improving productivity; Australian Forest Growers Conference
Response of blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon) regeneration to silvicultural removal of competition in regrowth eucalypt forests of north-west Tasmania, Australia; Forest Ecology and Management
Sustainable Forestry - Everybody Benefits. Conference Papers of the Australian Forest Growers International Biennial Conference - Launceston, 22-25 October 2006; Australian Forest Growers International Biennial Conference
The challenge of climate change to biodiversity; Australian Forest Grower
The slow pace of a dubious peace in Tasmania's forests; Australian Forest Grower
Three-species competition effects in Eucalypt / Blackwood regrowth forest, NW Tasmania; Pre-IUFRO World Congress August 2005 Workshop: Improving Productivity in Mixed-Species Plantations
Throughfall and its spatial variability in a temperate rainforest of simple structure; Physical Geography
Tree Response to Rainfall Gradient and Environmental Disturbance in Tropical Rainforests of North-Eastern Australia
University Graduations - all the hard work pays off. Proud day for Tassie lecturer
What the Premier said on Gunns when he came to dinner

Research Projects

Demonstration of Forest Light Environment for Optimal Stem Form of Blackwood (Acacia Melanoxylon) in Farm Forestry ; Natural Heritage Trust (NHT)
Regeneration Biology and Silviculture of Tasmanian Soft Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica; Australian Flora Foundation (AFF)
Comparison of vegetation monitoring strategies for remnant bush management in the Tamar Valley
Growth dynamics and early control of bryophyte competition affecting young Eucalypt propagation
Native vegetation condition analysis for the Tamar NRM Strategy
Propagation of Wollemia nobilis: Physiological response to comparative light treatments

Research Candidate Supervision

Chemical Fingerprinting Sediment Sources in Complex Settings- Upper South Esk Catchment, Tasmania
Coastal Evolution in Tasmania- A Multidisciplinary Approach to Palaeoenvironmental Reconstruction
Epiphytic Relations of the Soft Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica Labill. and the Vascular Plant Species Utilising Its Caudex
Eucalypt Regeneration and Ecological Restoration of Remnant Woodlands in Tasmania, Australia
Integrated Catchment Management and Natural Resource Management- A Case Study of the Little Swanport
Predicting Fire in Rainforest
Quantitative Assessment of River Reach Morphology
Understorey/overstorey interactions in plantation forests