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Sarah Munks

Adjunct Senior Researcher

Off Campus, Forest Practices Authority , Off-Campus

+61 3 62337966 (phone)

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sarah.munks@utas.edu.au

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Fields of Research

  • Terrestrial ecology (310308)
  • Wildlife and habitat management (410407)
  • Zoology (310999)
  • Conservation and biodiversity (410401)
  • Freshwater ecology (310304)
  • Forestry management and environment (300707)
  • Behavioural ecology (310301)
  • Population ecology (310307)
  • Landscape ecology (410206)
  • Forestry sciences (300799)
  • Ecological physiology (310303)
  • Animal physiological ecology (310907)
  • Community ecology (excl. invasive species ecology) (310302)
  • Animal physiology - systems (310910)
  • Comparative physiology (310912)
  • Medical biotechnology (320699)
  • Animal behaviour (310901)
  • Animal systematics and taxonomy (310401)
  • Evolutionary biology (310499)
  • Agricultural biotechnology diagnostics (incl. biosensors) (300101)
  • Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology) (310305)
  • Animal immunology (310905)
  • Microbial ecology (310703)
  • Host-parasite interactions (310407)
  • Ecosystem function (410203)
  • Biosecurity science and invasive species ecology (410202)
  • Biogeography and phylogeography (310402)
  • Environmental assessment and monitoring (410402)

Research Objectives

  • Terrestrial biodiversity (180606)
  • Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences (280111)
  • Assessment and management of freshwater ecosystems (180301)
  • Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences (280102)
  • Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems (180403)
  • Native forests (260204)
  • Other environmental management (189999)
  • Rehabilitation or conservation of terrestrial environments (180604)
  • Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use (180603)
  • Fresh, ground and surface water biodiversity (180303)
  • Environmentally sustainable plant production (260199)
  • Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems (180201)
  • Control of pests, diseases and exotic species in fresh, ground and surface water (180302)
  • Disease distribution and transmission (incl. surveillance and response) (200404)
  • Other culture and society (139999)
  • Harvesting and transport of forest products (260202)
  • Assessment and management of benthic marine ecosystems (180501)

Publications

Total publications

39

Journal Article

(34 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2020Baker SC, Chuter A, Munks SA, Koch AJ, 'Retention of large, old trees in alternatives to clearcutting with a comparison of ground- and helicopter-based assessments', Forest Ecology and Management, 475 Article 118390. ISSN 0378-1127 (2020) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2020.118390 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 1Web of Science - 1

Co-authors: Baker SC; Koch AJ

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2017Lunn T, Munks S, Carver S, 'The impacts of timber harvesting on stream biota - an expanding field of heterogeneity', Biological Conservation, 213 pp. 154-166. ISSN 0006-3207 (2017) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2017.06.025 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 5Web of Science - 4

Co-authors: Lunn T; Carver S

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2017Macgregor JW, Holyoake CS, Munks SA, Connolly JH, Robertson ID, et al., 'Investigation into individual health and exposure to infectious agents of platypuses (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) in two river catchments in northwest Tasmania', Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 53, (2) pp. 258-271. ISSN 0090-3558 (2017) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.7589/2015-12-335 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 4Web of Science - 3

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2016Davies PE, Cook LSJ, Mallick SA, Munks SA, 'Relating upstream forest management to stream ecosystem condition in middle catchment reaches in Tasmania', Forest Ecology and Management, 362 pp. 142-155. ISSN 0378-1127 (2016) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2015.11.032 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 6Web of Science - 5

Co-authors: Davies PE; Cook LSJ

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2016Lunn T, Macgregor J, Munks S, Carver S, 'Dermatophilus congolensis infection in platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), Tasmania, Australia, 2015', Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 52, (4) pp. 965-967. ISSN 0090-3558 (2016) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.7589/2016-02-030R [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 2Web of Science - 2

Co-authors: Lunn T; Carver S

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2016MacGregor JW, Holyoake C, Munks S, Connolly JH, Robertson ID, et al., 'Assessing body condition in the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus): A comparison of new and old methods', Australian Journal of Zoology, 64, (6) pp. 421-429. ISSN 0004-959X (2016) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/ZO16071 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 2Web of Science - 2

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2014Burrows RM, Magierowski RH, Fellman JB, Clapcott JE, Munks SA, et al., 'Variation in stream organic matter processing among years and benthic habitats in response to forest clearfelling', Forest Ecology and Management, 327 pp. 136-147. ISSN 0378-1127 (2014) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2014.04.041 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 9Web of Science - 8

Co-authors: Burrows RM; Magierowski RH; Roberts S; Davies PE; Barmuta LA

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2014MacGregor JW, Holyoake CS, Munks S, Connolly JH, Robertson ID, et al., 'Novel use of in-stream microchip readers to monitor wild platypuses', Pacific Conservation Biology, 20, (4) pp. 376 - 384. ISSN 1038-2097 (2014) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/PC140376 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 4

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2012Cawthen LM, Utesch M, Koch N, Munks SA, 'Insectivorous bat activity in timber production forests in the headwaters of the South Esk River, North East Tasmania', Australian Zoologist, 36, (1) pp. 1-4. ISSN 0067-2238 (2012) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.7882/AZ.2012.001 [eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Cawthen LM

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2012Stephens HC, Baker SC, Potts BM, Munks SA, Stephens D, et al., 'Short-term responses of native rodents to aggregated retention in old growth wet Eucalyptus forests', Forest Ecology and Management, 267 pp. 18-27. ISSN 0378-1127 (2012) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2011.11.037 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 9Web of Science - 7

Co-authors: Stephens HC; Baker SC; Potts BM; O'Reilly-Wapstra JM

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2011Cawthen L, Munks S, 'The use of hollow-bearing trees retained in multi-aged regenerating production forest by the Tasmanian common brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula fuliginosus)', Wildlife Research, 38, (8) pp. 687-695. ISSN 1035-3712 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/WR10125 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 14Web of Science - 13

Co-authors: Cawthen L

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2011Cawthen LM, Munks SA, 'The design and testing of linen thread weak-links in brushtail possum radio-collars', Australian Mammalogy, 33, (1) pp. 33-35. ISSN 0310-0049 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/AM10024 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 3

Co-authors: Cawthen LM

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2011Flynn EM, Jones SM, Jones ME, Jordan GJ, Munks SA, 'Characteristics of mammal communities in Tasmanian forests: exploring the influence of forest type and disturbance history', Wildlife Research, 38, (1) pp. 13-29. ISSN 1035-3712 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/WR10025 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 11Web of Science - 11

Co-authors: Flynn EM; Jones SM; Jones ME; Jordan GJ

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2011Flynn EM, Munks SA, Jones SM, 'Influences of forest type and disturbance on reproduction of the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula)', Journal of Mammalogy, 92, (5) pp. 1050-1059. ISSN 0022-2372 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1644/10-MAMM-A-277.1 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 4Web of Science - 5

Co-authors: Flynn EM; Jones SM

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2010Macgregor JW, Holyoake CS, Munks SA, Robertson ID, Warren KS, 'Preliminary investigation into the prevalance of mucormycosis in the platypus (Ornithorgynchus anatinus) in three catchments in north-west Tasmania', Australian Veterinary Journal, 88, (5) pp. 190-196. ISSN 0005-0423 (2010) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1751-0813.2010.00568.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 11Web of Science - 8

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2009Bethge P, Munks SA, Otley H, Nicol SC, 'Activity patterns and sharing of time and space of platypuses, Ornithorhynchus anatinus, in a subalpine Tasmanian lake', Journal of Mammalogy, 90, (6) pp. 1350-1356. ISSN 0022-2372 (2009) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1644/08-MAMM-A-355R.1 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 19Web of Science - 16

Co-authors: Otley H; Nicol SC

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2009Cawthen LM, Munks SA, Richardson AMM, Nicol SC, 'The use of temperature loggers to monitor tree hollow use by mammals', Ecological Management and Restoration, 10, (2) pp. 153-155. ISSN 1442-7001 (2009) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-8903.2009.00478.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 2

Co-authors: Cawthen LM; Richardson AMM; Nicol SC

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2009Koch A, Munks SA, Spencer C, 'Bird use of native trees retained in young eucalypt plantations: species richness and use of hollows', Wildlife Research, 36, (7) pp. 581-591. ISSN 1035-3712 (2009) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/WR09037 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 8Web of Science - 8

Co-authors: Koch A

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2009Munks SA, Koch A, Wapstra M, 'From guiding principles for the conservation of forest biodiversity to on-ground practice: Lessons from tree hollow management in Tasmania', Forest Ecology and Management, 258, (4) pp. 516-524. ISSN 0378-1127 (2009) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2009.01.010 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 18Web of Science - 18

Co-authors: Koch A

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2008Koch A, Munks SA, Driscoll DA, Kirkpatrick JB, 'Does hollow occurrence vary with forest type? A case study in wet and dry Eucalyptus obliqua forest', Forest Ecology and Management, 255, (12) pp. 3938-3951. ISSN 0378-1127 (2008) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2008.03.025 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 60Web of Science - 55

Co-authors: Koch A; Kirkpatrick JB

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2008Koch A, Munks SA, Woehler E, 'Hollow-using vertebrate fauna of Tasmania: distribution, hollow requirements and conservation status', Australian Journal of Zoology, 56, (5) pp. 323-349. ISSN 0004-959X (2008) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/ZO08003 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 33Web of Science - 31

Co-authors: Koch A; Woehler E

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2005Davies PE, Cook LSJ, McIntosh PD, Munks SA, 'Changes in stream biota along a gradient of logging disturbance, 15 years after logging at Ben Nevis, Tasmania', Forest Ecology and Management, 219, (2-3) pp. 132-148. ISSN 0378-1127 (2005) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2005.09.006 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 31Web of Science - 27

Co-authors: Davies PE; Cook LSJ

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2005Davies PE, Cook LSJ, Munks SA, Meggs JM, 'Astacopsis gouldi Clark: habitat characteristics and relative abundance of juveniles', Tasforests, 16 pp. 1-17. ISSN 1033-8306 (2005) [Non Refereed Article]

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Co-authors: Davies PE; Cook LSJ

2005Davies PE, McIntosh PD, Wapstra M, Bunce SEH, Cook LSJ, et al., 'Changes to headwater stream morphology, habitats and riparian vegetation recorded 15 years after pre-Forest Practices Code forest clearfelling in upland granite terrain, Tasmania, Australia', Forest Ecology and Management, 217, (2-3) pp. 331-350. ISSN 0378-1127 (2005) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2005.06.015 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 19Web of Science - 18

Co-authors: Davies PE; Cook LSJ

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2004Bethge P, Munks SA, Otley HM, Nicol SC, 'Platypus burrow temperatures at a subalpine Tasmanian lake', Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 125 pp. 273-276. ISSN 0370-047X (2004) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Scopus - 10Web of Science - 11

Co-authors: Nicol SC

2004Meggs JM, Munks SA, Corkrey R, Richards K, 'Development and evaluation of predictive habitat models to assist the conservation planning of a threatened lucanid beetle, Hoplogonus simsoni, in north-east Tasmania', Biological Conservation, 118, (4) pp. 501-511. ISSN 0006-3207 (2004) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2003.10.001 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 31Web of Science - 26

Co-authors: Corkrey R; Richards K

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2003Bethge P, Munks SA, Otley HM, Nicol SC, 'Diving behaviour, dive cycles and aerobic dive limit in the platypus Ornithorhynchus anatinus', Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A, 136, (4) pp. 799-809. ISSN 1095-6433 (2003) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/S1095-6433(03)00198-3 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 31Web of Science - 28

Co-authors: Nicol SC

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2003Meggs JM, Munks SA, 'Distribution, habitat characteristics and conservation requirements of a forest-dependent threatened invertebrate Lissotes latidens (Coleoptera: Lucanidae)', Journal of Insect Conservation, 7, (3) pp. 137-152. ISSN 1366-638X (2003) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1023/A:1027333323362 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 20Web of Science - 14

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2002Mesibov R, Bonham KJ, Doran N, Meggs J, Munks SA, et al., 'Single-species sampling in Tasmania: an inefficient approach to invertebrate conservation?', Invertebrate Systematics, 16, (4) pp. 655-663. ISSN 1445-5226 (2002) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/IT01036 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 4Web of Science - 1

Co-authors: Bonham KJ; Richards K

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2001Bethge P, Munks SA, Nicol SC, 'Energetics of foraging and locomotion in the platypus Ornithorhynchus anatinus', Journal of Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical Systemic and Environmental Physiology, 171, (6) pp. 497-506. ISSN 0174-1578 (2001) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s003600100200 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 21Web of Science - 17

Co-authors: Nicol SC

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2000Otley HM, Munks SA, Hindell MA, 'Activity patterns, movements and burrows of platypuses (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) in a sub-alpine Tasmanian lake', Australian Journal of Zoology, 48, (6) pp. 701-713. ISSN 0004-959X (2000) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/ZO99010 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 26Web of Science - 22

Co-authors: Hindell MA

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1997Munks SA, Green B, 'Milk consumption and growth in a marsupial arboreal folivore, the common ringtail possum, Pseudocheirus peregrinus', Physiological Zoology, 70, (6) pp. 691-700. ISSN 0031-935X (1997) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1086/515871 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 13Web of Science - 12

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1995Munks SA, 'The breeding biology of Pseudocheirus peregrinus viverrinus on Flinders Island, Bass Strait', Wildlife Research, 22, (5) pp. 521-534. ISSN 1035-3712 (1995) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/WR9950521 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 12Web of Science - 10

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1995Munks SA, Green B, 'Energy allocation for reproduction in a marsupial arboreal folivore, the common ringtail possum (Pseudocheirus peregrinus)', Oecologia, 101, (1) pp. 94-104. ISSN 0029-8549 (1995) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/BF00328905 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 26Web of Science - 26

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Conference Publication

(5 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2006Koch A, Munks SA, 'Development of predictive models to assist the conservation of habitat for hollow-using fauna in Tasmania's production forest landscapes', The Ecological Society of America 91st Annual Meeting Abstracts, August, Memphis, Tennessee, pp. 213-213. (2006) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Koch A

2005Fox J, Regan T, Bekessy S, Wintle B, Brown MJ, et al., 'Forest-dependent Species Persitence in the Production Forestry Landscapes of NE Tasmania: Findings from Population Viability Analyses', Joint Conference: Australian Entomological Society's 36th AGM and Scientific Conference/7th Invertebrate Biodiversity and Conservation Conference/Society of Australian Systematic Biologists: Abstracts, December, Canberra, Australia, pp. 99-100. (2005) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Brown MJ; Bonham KJ; Mesibov R; Turner PAM

2003Bethge P, Munks SA, Nicol SC, 'Aerobic dive limit and the organisation of the dive cycle in the platypus Ornithorhynchus anatinus', Monotreme Biology, Feb 2003, Tasmania, pp. 2. (2003) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Nicol SC

2003Bethge P, Munks SA, Otley HM, Nicol SC, 'Platypus burrow temperatures', Monotreme III Abstracts, July 2003, Sydney, pp. 2. (2003) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Nicol SC

1998Bethge P, Otley H, Munks SA, Nicol SC, 'The use of dataloggers to determine behavioural activity in the platypus (Ornithorynchus anatinus)', Proceedings of ANZSCPB, 4-6 December, Perth, pp. 23. ISBN 0864228805 (1998) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Otley H; Nicol SC

Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants

24

Total funding

$626,014

Projects

Contribution of Forest Remnants to the Persistence of Insectivorous Bats in the Landscape: Local and Landscape Level Factors that Affect their Use (2010)$40,000
Funding
Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust ($40,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; Cawthen LM; McCallum HI
Year
2010
The Value of Forest Remnants to Microchiropteran Bats (2010 - 2011)$2,726
Funding
Bat Conservation International ($2,726)
Scheme
Grant-Student Research
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; McCallum HI
Period
2010 - 2011
Beyond the Remnant: The Influence of Local and Landscape Level Factors on Forest Dwelling Bats (2010 - 2011)$1,500
Funding
Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales ($1,500)
Scheme
Grant-Ethel Mary Read
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; Cawthen LM; McCallum HI
Period
2010 - 2011
Landscape Ecology of the Spotted-Tailed Quoll (2009)$1,000
Funding
Ecological Society of Australia Limited ($1,000)
Scheme
Award-Student Research
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones ME; Munks SA; Troy SN; McCallum HI
Year
2009
The Value of Forest Remnants to Microchiropteran Bats (2009)$1,960
Funding
Trust of M.A. Ingram ($1,960)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; Cawthen LM; McCallum HI
Year
2009
Landscape Ecology of the Spotted-Tailed Quoll (2009)$1,500
Funding
Trust of M.A. Ingram ($1,500)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones ME; Munks SA; Troy SN; McCallum HI
Year
2009
Beyond the Remnant: Local and Landscape Level Factors that Influence the Remnant Use and Persistence of Bats in the Landscape (2009)$650
Funding
Ecological Society of Australia Limited ($650)
Scheme
Award-Student Research
Administered By
Ecological Society of Australia Limited
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; Cawthen LM; McCallum HI
Year
2009
Beyond the Remnant: The Influence of Local and Landscape Level Factors on the Remnant Use and Persistence of Bats in the Landscape (2009 - 2011)$18,000
Funding
Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment ($18,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; Cawthen LM; McCallum HI
Period
2009 - 2011
Beyond the Remnant: The Influence of Local and Landscape Level Factors on the Remnant Use and Persistence of Bats in the Landscape (2009)$2,000
Funding
Forest Practices Authority ($2,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; Cawthen LM
Year
2009
Beyond the Remnant: The Influence of Local and Landscape Level Factors on Forest Dwelling Bats (2009)$1,000
Funding
Australian Wildlife Society ($1,000)
Scheme
Grant-University Students Scheme
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; Cawthen LM
Year
2009
Equipment Support for Project - Value of Forest Remnants to Microchiropteran Bats (2009)$0
Funding
IDEA WILD ($0)
Scheme
Grant-Equipment
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Cawthen LM; Munks SA; McCallum HI
Year
2009
Contribution of Forest Remnants to the Persistence of Insectivorous Bats in the Landscape: Local and Landscape Level Factors that Affect their Use (2009)$3,884
Funding
Norman Wettenhall Foundation ($3,884)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; McCallum HI; Cawthen LM
Year
2009
Assessing the effect of habitat type and disturbance on population size and structure, & physiological parameters, in the common brushtail possum (2008 - 2009)$60,000
Funding
Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust ($60,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones SM; Munks SA; Flynn E
Period
2008 - 2009
Assessing the Effect of Habitat Type and Disturbance on Population Size and Structure, and Physiological Parameters, in the Common Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus Vulpecula Fuligonosis) (2008)$1,000
Funding
Ecological Society of Australia Limited ($1,000)
Scheme
Award-Student Research
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones SM; Flynn E; Munks SA
Year
2008
Assessing the Effect of Habitat Type and Disturbance on Population Size and Structure, and Physiological Parameters in the Common Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula fuliginosis):Stage 2 (2008)$1,500
Funding
Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales ($1,500)
Scheme
Grant-Ethel Mary Read
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones SM; Flynn E; Munks SA
Year
2008
Landscape Ecology of the Spotted Tailed Quoll (2008 - 2010)$19,000
Funding
Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment ($19,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones ME; Munks SA; Troy SN; McCallum HI
Period
2008 - 2010
Distribution, Population Structure and Condition of Platypus in the Plenty River Catchment (2008)$5,000
Funding
Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment ($5,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA; Olsson Herron R
Year
2008
Assessing the Effect of Habitat Type and Disturbance on Milk Composition and Physiological Parameters in the Common Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) (2007 - 2008)$1,750
Funding
Trust of M.A. Ingram ($1,750)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones SM; Munks SA; Flynn E
Period
2007 - 2008
Assessing the Effect of Habitat Type and Disturbance on Milk Composition and Physiological Parameters in the Common Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) (2007)$750
Funding
Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales ($750)
Scheme
Grant-Ethel Mary Read
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones SM; Munks SA; Flynn E
Year
2007
The Effect of Habitat Disturbance on Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) Plasma Cortisol Concentration and Milk Composition (2006 - 2008)$12,700
Funding
Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment ($12,700)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Jones SM; Munks SA; Rose RW; Flynn E
Period
2006 - 2008
How does Forestry Impact Headwater Streams? (2002 - 2004)$331,000
Funding
Australian Research Council ($181,000)
Scheme
Grant-Linkage Projects
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Barmuta LA; Boulton AJ; Davies PE; Munks SA; McIntosh P
Period
2002 - 2004
Grant Reference
LP0210383
Platypus energetics: field and laboratory studies. (1997 - 1999)$101,594
Funding
Australian Research Council ($101,594)
Scheme
Grant-Large
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Nicol SC; Munks SA
Period
1997 - 1999
Grant Reference
A19703107
Distribution and habitat preference of the platypus, Ornithorhynchus anatinus in a Tasmanian catchment (1996)$1,000
Funding
Trust of M.A. Ingram ($1,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Munks SA
Year
1996
Foraging ecology and energentics of the Royal Penguin (1992 - 1993)$16,500
Funding
Antarctic Science Advisory Committee ($16,500)
Scheme
Grant-Research:Antarctic
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Hindell MA; Munks SA; Buttemer WA
Period
1992 - 1993

Research Supervision

Completed

10

Completed

DegreeTitleCompleted
MastersDistribution of Native and Invasive Mammalian Carnivores in a Forestry and Agricultural Landscape in Northwest Tasmania
Candidate: Joanna Margaret Lyall
2018
PhDSpatial Ecology of the Tasmanian Spotted-Tailed Quoll
Candidate: Shannon Nichole Troy
2014
PhDThe Effectiveness of the Multi-Spatial Scale Approach to Forest Management: A Case Study of Tasmanian Bats
Candidate: Lisa Maree Cawthen
2014
PhDEcology and Habitat of a Threatened Nocturnal Bird, the Tasmanian Masked Owl
Candidate: Michael Kenneth Todd
2012
PhDSpatial Ecology and Conservation of Parrots in New Caledonia
Candidate: Andrew Justin Legault
2012
PhDExploring the Influence of Disturbance History and Forest Type on an Arboreal Marsupial, the Common Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula), using a Multi-disciplinary Approach
Candidate: Erin Margaret Flynn
2011
PhDAn Ecological, Morphological and Molecular Investigation of Beddomeia Species (Gastropoda: Hydrobiidae) in Tasmania
Candidate: Karen Richards
2010
PhDTree Hollows in Tasmanian Eucalyptus obliqua Forest and their Use by Vertebrate Fauna
Candidate: Amelia Jane Koch
2007
MastersThreatened Stag Beetles in Tasmania's Production Forests: Single-species studies contributing to biodiversity studies
Candidate: Jeffrey Michael Meggs
2003
PhDENERGETICS AND FORAGING BEHAVIOUR OF THE PLATYPUS
Candidate: Philip Bethge
2002