Explore the links below for a range of information on our climate adaptation research, including reports, guidelines, information sheets and publications.

Final Reports

Priorities and Uncertainties of Predicted Impacts of Climate Change on Freshwater Biodiversity in New South Wales

The vulnerability of threatened species and ecological communities to climate change in NSW

Water regimes, aquatic ecosystem metabolism and microbial diversity in floodplain wetlands

Assisted Colonisation as a Climate Change Adaptation Tool

Assisted Colonisation. Appendix 1: Established flora translocations in Australia

Assisted Colonisation. Appendix 2: Global experimental assisted colonisations

Assisted Colonisation. Appendix 3: Review of flora translocations

Assisted Colonisation. Appendix 4: Review of fauna translocations

Monitoring and prioritisation of flora translocations: A survey of opinions from practitioners and researchers

Information Sheets

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Baumgartner, J B, Esperon-Rodriguez, M & Beaumont, L J (In press) Identifying in situ climate refugia for plant species Ecography

Heery E C, Bishop M, Critchley L, Bugnot A B, Airoldi L, Mayer-Pinto M, Sheehan E V, Coleman R A, Loke L H L, Johnston E L, Komyakova V, Morris, R L, Strain E M A, Naylor L A & Dafforn K A (2017) Identifying the consequences of ocean sprawl for sedimentary habitats Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 492: 31-48

Bishop M J Mayer-Pinto M, Airoldi L, Firth, L B, Morris, R L, Loke L H L, Hawkins, S J, Naylor L A, Coleman R A, Chee S Y, Dafforn K A (2017) Effects of ocean sprawl on ecological connectivity: impacts and solutions Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 492: 7-30

Bush A & Hoskins A J (2017) Does dispersal capacity matter for freshwater biodiversity under climate change? Freshwater Biology 62: 382-396

Drake J E, Tjoelker M G, Aspinwall M J, Reich P B, Barton C V M, Medlyn B E & Duursma R A (2016) Does physiological acclimation to climate warming stabilize the ratio of canopy respiration to photosynthesis? New Phytologist, 211: 850–863

Ukkola A M, Pitman A J, Decker M, Abramowitz G, De Kauwe M G, Kala J and Wang Y-P (2016) Modelling evapotranspiration during precipitation deficits: identifying critical processes in a land surface model Hydrological and Earth System Sciences 20: 2403-2419

Gallagher R V, Makinson R O, Hogbin P T & Hancock N (2015) Assisted colonization as a climate change adaptation tool Austral Ecology 40: 12-20

Hancock N & Gallagher R V (2015) How ready are we to move species threatened from climate change? Insights into the assisted colonization debate from Australia Austral Ecology 39: 830-838

Roger E, Duursma D E, Downey P O, Gallagher R V, Hughes L, Steel J, Johnson S B, Leishman M R (2015) A tool to assess potential for alien plant establishment and expansion under climate change Journal of Environmental Management 159: 121-127

Duursma D E, Gallagher R V, Roger E, Hughes L, Downey P O & Leishman M R (2013) Next-generation invaders? Hotspots for naturalised sleeper weeds in Australia under future climates PLoS One 8: e84222

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