Dr Wade Blanchard

Research Fellow
  • Michael, D, Florance, D, Crane, M et al 2018, 'Barking up the right tree: Comparative use of arboreal and terrestrial artificial refuges to survey reptiles in temperate eucalypt woodlands', Wildlife Research, vol. 45, no. 2, pp. 185-192.
  • Ng, K, Barton, P, Blanchard, W et al 2018, 'Disentangling the effects of farmland use, habitat edges, and vegetation structure on ground beetle morphological traits', Oecologia, vol. Online, pp. 1-13.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, Crane, M et al 2018, 'Biodiversity benefits of vegetation restoration are undermined by livestock grazing', Restoration Ecology, vol. 26, no. 6, pp. 1157-1164pp.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, Blair, D et al 2018, 'The road to oblivion - Quantifying pathways in the decline of large old trees', Forest Ecology and Management, vol. 430, pp. 259-264pp.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, Crane, M et al 2018, 'Size or quality. What matters in vegetation restoration for bird biodiversity in endangered temperate woodlands?', Austral Ecology, vol. 43, no. 7, pp. 798-806pp.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, Blair, D et al 2018, 'Empirical relationships between tree fall and landscape-level amounts of logging and fire', PLOS ONE (Public Library of Science), vol. 13, no. 2, e0193132.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, Blair, D et al 2017, 'Relationships between tree size and occupancy by cavity-dependent arboreal marsupials', Forest Ecology and Management, vol. 391, pp. 221-229.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Crane, M, Evans, M et al 2017, 'The anatomy of a failed offset', Biological Conservation, vol. 210, no. -, pp. 286-292.
  • Foster, C, Barton, P, MacGregor, C et al 2017, 'Effects of fire regime on plant species richness and composition differ among forest,woodland and heath vegetation', Applied Vegetation Science, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 132-143.
  • Blair, D, Blanchard, W, Banks, S et al 2017, 'Non-linear growth in tree ferns, Dicksonia antarctica and Cyathea australis', PLOS ONE (Public Library of Science), vol. 12, no. 5, pp. 1-15.
  • Smith, A, Blanchard, W, Blair, D et al 2016, 'The dynamic regeneration niche of a forest following a rare disturbance event', Diversity and Distributions, vol. 22, no. 4, pp. 457-467.
  • Villasenor, N, Blanchard, W & Lindenmayer, D 2016, 'Decline of forest structural elements across forest urban interfaces is stronger with high rather than low residential density', Basic and Applied Ecology, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 418-427.
  • Blair, D, McBurney, L, Blanchard, W et al 2016, 'Disturbance gradient shows logging affects plant functional groups more than fire', Ecological Applications, 26, 2280-2301.
  • Guru, S, Hanigan, I, Nguyen, H et al 2016, 'Development of a cloud-based platform for reproducible science: A case study of an IUCN Red List of Ecosystems Assessment', Ecological Informatics, 36, 221-230.
  • Kay, G, Barton, P, Driscoll, D et al 2016, 'Incorporating regional-scale ecological knowledge to improve the effectiveness of large-scale conservation programmes', Animal Conservation, 19, 515-525.
  • Kay, G, Barton, P, Driscoll, D et al 2016, Incorporating regional-scale ecological knowledge to improve the effectiveness of large-scale conservation programmes. Animal Conservation, 19, 515-525.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, Blair, D et al 2016, 'Environmental and human drivers influencing large old tree abundance in Australian wet forests', Forest Ecology and Management, 372, 226-235.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, MacGregor, C et al 2016, 'Temporal trends in mammal responses to fire reveals the complex effects of fire regime attributes', Ecological Applications, 26(2), 557-573.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Crane, M, Blanchard, W et al. 2015. Do nest boxes in restored woodlands promote the conservation of hollow-dependent fauna?. Restoration Ecology, 24, 244-251.
  • Berry, L, Driscoll, D, Stein, J et al 2015, 'Identifying the location of fire refuges in wet forest ecosystems', Ecological Applications, vol. 25, no. 8, pp. 2337-2348.
  • Villasenor, N, Blanchard, W, Driscoll, D et al 2015, 'Strong influence of local habitat structure on mammals reveals mismatch with edge effects models', Landscape Ecology, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 229-245.
  • Burns, E, Lindenmayer, D, Stein, J et al 2015, 'Ecosystem assessment of mountain ash forest in the Central Highlands of Victoria, south-eastern Australia', Austral Ecology, vol. 40, no. 4, pp. 386-399.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Welsh, A, Blanchard, W et al 2015, 'Exploring co-occurrence of closely-related guild members in a fragmented landscape subject to rapid transformation', Ecography, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 251-260.
  • Lindenmayer, D., Blanchard, W., Tennant, P., Barton, P., Ikin, K., Mortelliti, A., Okada, S., Crane, M. & Michael, D. (2015). Richness is not all: how changes in avian functional diversity reflect major landscape modification caused by pine plantations. Diversity and Distributions, 21, 836–847.
  • Stirnemann, I., Ikin, K., Gibbons, P., Blanchard, W. & Lindenmayer, D. (2015). Measuring habitat heterogeneity reveals new insights into bird community composition. Oecologia, 177, 733–746.
  • Smith, A, Blair, D, McBurney, L et al 2014, 'Dominant Drivers of Seedling Establishment in a Fire-Dependent Obligate Seeder: Climate or Fire Regimes?', Ecosystems, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 258-270.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, McBurney, L et al 2014, 'Complex responses of birds to landscape- level fire extent, fire severity and environmental drivers', Diversity and Distributions, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 467-477.
  • Lane, P, Lindenmayer, D, Barton, P et al 2014, 'Visualization of species pairwise associations: A case study of surrogacy in bird assemblages', Ecology and Evolution, vol. 4, no. 16, pp. 3279-3289.
  • Le Roux, D.S., Ikin, K., Lindenmayer, D.B., Blanchard, W., Manning, A.D. & Gibbons, P. (2014). Reduced availability of habitat structures in urban landscapes: Implications for policy and practice. Landscape and Urban Planning, 125, 57-64.
  • Lindenmayer, D.B., Laurance, W.F., Franklin, J.F., Likens, G.E., Banks, S.C., Blanchard, W., Gibbons, P., Ikin, K., Blair, D., McBurney, L., Manning, A.D. & Stein, J.A.R. (2014). New policies for old trees: averting a global crisis in a keystone ecological structure. Conservation Letters, 7, 61-69.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, McBurney, L et al 2013, 'Fire severity and landscape context effects on arboreal marsupials', Biological Conservation, vol. 167, pp. 137-148.
  • Baillie, S, Gudex-Cross, D, Barraclough, R et al 2012, 'Patterns in avian malaria at founder and source populations of an endemic New Zealand passerine', Parasitology Research, vol. 111, no. 5, pp. 2077-2089.
  • Lindenmayer, D, Blanchard, W, McBurney, L et al 2012, 'Interacting Factors Driving a Major Loss of Large Trees with Cavities in a Forest Ecosystem', PLOS ONE (Public Library of Science), vol. 7, no. 10, pp. e41864-e41864.