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Researcher: Harrison, P (Mr Peter Harrison)

Fields of Research

Terrestrial Ecology
Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics
Palaeoecology
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Conservation and Biodiversity

Research Objectives

Ecosystem Adaptation to Climate Change
Hardwood Plantations
Forest and Woodlands Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales
Climate Change Adaptation Measures

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Climate adaptation and ecological restoration in eucalypts; Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria
Integrating climate change and habitat fragmentation to identify candidate seed sources for ecological restoration; Restoration Ecology
Palaeoendemic plants provide evidence for persistence of open, well-watered vegetation since the Cretaceous; Global Ecology and Biogeography
Past, present and future refugia for Tasmania's palaeoendemic flora; Journal of Biogeography
Provenance and seed mass determines the seed germination success of Eucalyptus ovata (Myrtaceae); Seed Science and Technology
Unravelling the evolutionary history of Eucalyptus cordata (Myrtaceae) using molecular markers; Australian Journal of Botany
Whole range and regional-based ecological niche models predict differing exposure to 21st century climate change in the key cool temperate rainforest tree southern beech (Nothofagus cunninghamii); Austral Ecology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision