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2016

Failure to respond to food resource decline has catastrophic consequences for koalas in a high-density population in Southern Australia

Dr Desley Whisson, Victoria Dixon, Megan Taylor, Dr Alistair Melzer

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-12, PLoS one, San Franciso, Calif., C1

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Use of expert knowledge to elicit population trends for the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)

Christine Adams-Hosking, Marissa McBride, Greg Baxter, Mark Burgman, Deidre de Villiers, Rodney P Kavanagh, Ivan Lawler, Daniel Lunney, Dr Alistair Melzer, Peter W. Menkhorst, Robyn Molsher, Ben Moore, David Phalen, Jonathan Rhodes, Charles Todd, Dr Desley Whisson, A/Prof Clive McAlpine

(2016), Vol. 22, pp. 249-262, Diversity and distributions, London, Eng., C1

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2015

Conserving koalas: A review of the contrasting regional trends, outlooks and policy challenges

A/Prof Clive McAlpine, Daniel Lunney, Dr Alistair Melzer, Peter W. Menkhorst, Stephen Phillips, David Phalen, Dr William Ellis, William Foley, Greg Baxter, Deidre de Villiers, Rodney P Kavanagh, Christine Adams-Hosking, Charles Todd, Dr Desley Whisson, Robyn Molsher, Michele Walter, Ivan Lawler, Mr Robert Close

(2015), Vol. 192, pp. 226-236, Biological conservation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Intense predation of non-colonial, ground-nesting bird eggs by corvid and mammalian predators

Mr Kasun Ekanayake, Dr Desley Whisson, Miss Laura Tan, Dr Mike Weston

(2015), Vol. 42, pp. 518-528, Wildlife research, Melbourne, Vic., C1

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Home range, habitat use and movements by the little raven (Corvus mellori) in a coastal peri-urban landscape

Dr Desley Whisson, Dr Mike Weston, Kelly Shannon

(2015), Vol. 42, pp. 500-508, Wildlife research, Melbourne, Vic., C1

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Persistence of a threatened species in a modified alpine resort environment: the broad-toothed rat

Dr Desley Whisson, Dr Gregory Holland, Mr Thomas Ryan Kelly

(2015), Vol. 96, pp. 151-158, Journal of mammalogy, Oxford, Eng., C1

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2014

The influence of cover on nesting Red-capped Plovers: a trade-off between thermoregulation and predation risk?

Miss Stephanie Lomas, Dr Desley Whisson, Dr Grainne Maguire, Miss Laura Tan, Patrick-Jean Guay, Dr Mike Weston

(2014), Vol. 131, pp. 115-127, The Victorian naturalist, Blackburn, Vic, C1

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Sex bias in captured little ravens corvus mellori varies with entry aperture size in a modified australian crow trap

Kelly Shannon, Dr Mike Weston, Dr Desley Whisson

(2014), Vol. 38, pp. 22-23, Corella, Penrith, N. S. W., C1

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2013

Free-ranging male koalas use size-related variation in formant frequencies to assess rival males

Dr Benjamin Charlton, Dr Desley Whisson, David Reby

(2013), Vol. 8, pp. 1-9, PLOS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

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Impacts and management of invasive burrowing herbivores in grasslands

Peter Fleming, Hua Limin, Dr Desley Whisson

(2013), pp. 1600-1608, Proceedings of the 22nd International Grassland Congress : Revitalising grasslands to sustain our communities, Sydney, N.S.W., E1

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Activity patterns of free-ranging koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) revealed by accelerometry

Michelle Anne Ryan, Dr Desley Whisson, Dr Gregory Holland, Prof John Arnould

(2013), Vol. 8, pp. 1-10, PLoS ONE, San Francisco, Calif., C1

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2012

Translocation of overabundant species : implications for translocated individuals

Dr Desley Whisson, Dr Gregory Holland, Kris Carlyon

(2012), Vol. 76, pp. 1661-1669, Journal of wildlife management, Hoboken, N. J., C1

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2010

Temporal variation in reproductive characteristics of an introduced and abundant island population of koalas

Dr Desley Whisson, Kris Carlyon

(2010), Vol. 91, pp. 1160-1167, Journal of mammology, Lawrence, Kan., C1

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2009

Inbreeding and testicular abnormalities in a bottlenecked population of koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus)

Romane Cristescu, Valma Cahill, William B Sherwin, Kathrine Handasyde, Kris Carlyon, Dr Desley Whisson, Catherine A Herbert, Britt Louise J. Carlsson, Alan N. Wilton, Des W. Cooper

(2009), Vol. 36, pp. 299-308, Wildlife research, Australia, C1

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Assessing the effectiveness of bait stations for controlling California ground squirrels (Spermophilus beecheyi)

Dr Desley Whisson, Terrell P Salmon

(2009), Vol. 28, pp. 690-695, Crop protection, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2008

Integrated management of vertebrate pests in alfalfa

Dr Desley Whisson, Terrell P Salmon

(2008), pp. 187-196, Irrigated afalfa management for mediterranean and desert zones, Oakland, Calif., B1-1

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