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Researcher: Harrison-Day, VM (Ms Violet Harrison-Day)

Fields of Research

Conservation and Biodiversity
Geomorphology and Regolith and Landscape Evolution
Wildlife and Habitat Management
Terrestrial Ecology
Environmental Management

Research Objectives

Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Coastal and Estuarine Environments
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments
Coastal and Estuarine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Conservation ecology of Tasmanian coastal saltmarshes, southeast Australia - a review; Pacific Conservation Biology
Decadal-scale vegetation dynamics above the alpine treeline, Mount Rufus, Tasmania; Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Expanding fish productivity in Tasmanian saltmarsh wetlands through tidal re-connection and habitat repair; Marine and Freshwater Research
Inventory and monitoring of the vascular plants of Tasmanian saltmarsh wetlands; Tasmanian Naturalist
Pits, mounds, and vernal ponds in a Tasmanian subalpine grassland; Geographical Research
The origin and persistence of alpine vernal ponds in mineral soils; Earth Surface Processes and Landforms

Research Projects

Fish use of Tasmanian coastal saltmarsh and the socio-economic implications of saltmarsh conservation; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)

Research Candidate Supervision