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Researcher: Mitchell, MS (Dr Michael Mitchell)

Fields of Research

Conservation and biodiversity
Environmental management
Natural resource management
Landscape ecology
Agriculture, land and farm management
Sustainable agricultural development

Research Objectives

Rehabilitation or conservation of terrestrial environments
Other environmental management
Institutional arrangements
Terrestrial biodiversity
Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An evaluation of strategies used by Landscapes and Policy Hub to achieve interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research
Assessing the efficacy of transition theory to identify industry transformation: a case study examining the deregulation of Australia's dairy industry; Australian Geographer
Biodiversity governance and social-ecological system dynamics: transformation in the Australian Alps; Ecology and Society
Biodiversity on the brink: evaluating a transdisciplinary research collaboration; Journal for Nature Conservation
Building systems-based scenario narratives for novel biodiversity futures in an agricultural landscape; Landscape and Urban Planning
Can resilience thinking provide useful insights for those examining efforts to transform contemporary agriculture?; Agriculture and Human Values
Fit-for-purpose institutions? An evaluation of biodiversity conservation in the agricultural landscape of the Tasmanian Midlands, Australia; Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning
From organisational learning to social learning: a tale of two organisations in the Murray-Darling Basin; Rural Society
Governance design for adaptation and transformation in social-ecological systems; Third International Science and policy Conference on the resilience of social & ecological systems
Incorporating governance influences into social-ecological system models: a case study involving biodiversity conservation; Journal of Environmental Planning and Management
Mapping scenario narratives: a technique to enhance landscape-scale biodiversity planning; Conservation and Society
Scenario analysis for biodiversity conservation: a social-ecological system approach in the Australian Alps; Journal of Environmental Management
Social Science Contributions to Groundwater Governance; Integrated Groundwater Management: Concepts, Approaches and Challenges
Using insights from pragmatism to develop reforms that strengthen institutional competence for conserving biodiversity; Policy Sciences
Using scenario planning to assess governance reforms for enhancing biodiversity outcomes; Land Use Policy

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision