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Researcher: Fielding, MW (Mr Matthew Fielding)

Fields of Research

Conservation and biodiversity
Community ecology (excl. invasive species ecology)
Palaeoecology
Biogeography and phylogeography
Terrestrial ecology
Global change biology

Research Objectives

Terrestrial biodiversity
Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use
Rehabilitation or conservation of terrestrial environments
Animal adaptation to climate change

Career Best Publications

Ravens exploit wildlife roadkill and agricultural landscapes but do not affect songbird assemblages; Emu
Roadkill islands: Carnivore extinction shifts seasonal use of roadside carrion by generalist avian scavenger; Journal of Animal Ecology
Trophic rewilding of native extirpated predators on Bass Strait Islands could benefit woodland birds; Emu

Research Publications

Habitat suitability, live abundance and their link to road mortality of Tasmanian wildlife; Wildlife Research
Hot, unpredictable weather interacts with land use to restrict the distribution of the Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo; Emu
Ravens exploit wildlife roadkill and agricultural landscapes but do not affect songbird assemblages; Emu
Roadkill islands: Carnivore extinction shifts seasonal use of roadside carrion by generalist avian scavenger; Journal of Animal Ecology
Species distribution models for conservation: identifying translocation sites for eastern quolls under climate change; Global Ecology and Conservation
Trophic rewilding of native extirpated predators on Bass Strait Islands could benefit woodland birds; Emu

Research Projects

Drivers of bird communities on temperate land-bridge islands: a case study on a shifting strait; Birdlife Australia (BLA)
Drivers of bird community structure on temperate land-bridge islands: a case study on a shifting strait; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)

Research Candidate Supervision