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ILWS - Charles Sturt University

Conference papers & proceedings

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 5th Stream Conference

2017

Black, R. (2017) Researching tour guides and guiding: Mapping the past, charting the future.  International Research Forum for Guided Tours Conference, Rosekilde University, Copenhagen, Denmark, March 15-18 

Onodu, B. C., Culas, R. J and E. U. Nwose (2017) Health Values of Cassava Compared to Wheat and Yam: A Critical Review of Carbohydrate/Fibre and Fat/Fibre Ratios,Proceedings of Sixth International Conference on Research in Chemical, Agricultural & Biological Sciences, Singapore, March 27-30, 2017. P. 197-199. ISBN: 978-81-933894-0-9

Poudel, B. (2017) Criteria for sustainable operation of off-grid renewable energy services. Presented at the World Renewable Energy Congress XVI, in Perth, WA, February 5-18

Millar, J., Baumgartner, L., Homsoumbath, K., Phommavong, T. (2017) Changes in the role and management of wetland commons in the Lao PDR: the case of Pak Peung wetland. International Association for Society and the Commons Conference 10-15 July 2016, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Tenzing, K., Millar, J. & Black, R. (2017). Conflicts and mediation in high altitude rangeland property rights in Bhutan. 16th Biennial Conference of the International Association for Study of the Commons, Utrecht, The Netherlands. 10-15 July 2017 

Znidersic, E. (2017) Camera traps are an effective monitoring tool for low detectability species-tales of rails. Australian Mangrove and Saltmarsh Network Conference in Hobart, Tasmania, March 20-24

Posters

Znidersic, E. (2017) Camera traps are an effective monitoring tool for low detectability species-tales of rails. Poster presentation at the Australian Mangrove and Saltmarsh Network Conference in Hobart, Tasmania, March 20-24

2016

Baumgartner, L.  (2016) Designing fishways for floodplain species of the Lower Mekong Basin. Presented at the Australian Society of Fish Biology and Oceania Chondrlchthyan Society Conference 2016, Sept 4-7, Tasmania.

Cooke, P. (2016) How can meta-evaluation shape program delivery policy: a case study. Presented  at the APEA (Asia Pacific Evaluation Association) conference, in Hanoi, Vietnam, November 20-25

Crampton, A., Ragusa, A.T. & Mastermann-Smith, H. (2016) Not enough feathers flying!! SAANZ Conference Proceedings, Massey University, NZ. Nov 22-24

Finlayson, C. M. (2016) The role of wetlands in meeting the UN's Sustainable Development Goals. Closing plenary talk at the 10th International Wetland Conference (INTECOL), 19-24 Sept, Changshu, China.

Bryant, M. & Higgins, V. (2016) Constructing change readiness: the positioning of change recipients in an agricultural context. Proceedings of the 2016 British Academy of Management Conference, 6-8 September, Newcastle. 

Higgins, V., Herbert, K., Bowden, P., Wu, H. & Behrendt, K. (2016) Social factors influencing landholder management of silverleaf nightshade, Proceedings of the 20th Australian Weeds Conference, 11-15 September, Perth.

Herbert, K., Wu, H., Bowden, P., Behrendt, K. & Higgins, V. (2016) A national program to improve awareness and best management adoption for silverleaf nightshade control, Proceedings of the 20th Australian Weeds Conference, 11-15 September, Perth.

Higgins, V., Bryant, M., Howell, A. & Battersby, J. (2016) Ordering precision agriculture: The socio-material shaping of technology adoption and farming practices, Paper presented at the XIV World Congress of Rural Sociology, August 10-14, Toronto, Canada,.

Howitt, J., Doran, G., Deans, R., De Filippis, C., & Kostakis, C. (2016) Occupational exposure of police officers to illicit drugs- comparing exposure to the outcomes of hair and urine testing. Presented at the International Association of Forensic Toxicologists and the Society of Hair Testing Conference, Aug 28 to Sept 1, Brisbane.

Howitt, J., Watts, R., McCasker, N. & Grace, M. (2016) Effects of the Chrysosporum ovalisporum bloom on water quality in the Edward-Wakool system- comparison with Long Term Intervention Monitoring data. Presented at the Australian Society for Limnology Conference, Sept 26-30, Ballarat.

Humphries, P., McCasker, N., Kopf, R.K, King, A., Zampatti, B., Stoffels, R. & Price, A. (2016) A conceptual synthesis of flow-recruitment relationships for riverine fishes. Presented at the Australian Society for Limnology Conference, Sept 26-30, Ballarat.

Krause ,K., Wassens, S., Wolfenden, B., & Jenkins, K.  (2016) The roles of Murray cod (Maccullochella peelii peelii) and Gambusia (Gambusia holbrooki) in structuring the community composition of emerging zooplankton. Presented at the Australian Society for Limnology Conference, Sept 26-30, Ballarat.

Hayes, E., Mitchell, M. & Cooper, A. (2016) Measuring Capacity to Build Landcare. Presented at 2016 National Landcare Conference, 21-23 September, Melbourne. 

Mlcek, S. (2016) Communities as 'other': Social engineering Indigenous communities. Presented at the Land Dialogues Conference, April 13-15, CSU, Wagga Wagga. 

Ragusa, A. & Kime, K. (2016) Back' to Country? Socio-Cultural Identity and the Relationship between Revering and Re-fashioning Landscapes and People. Presented at the Land Dialogues Conference, April 13-15, CSU, Wagga Wagga. 

Ragusa, A.T. & Crampton, A. (2016) Bridging the Gap between Health Recommendations & Individual Behaviour, SAANZ Conference Proceedings, Massey University, NZ, Nov 22-24. 

Ragusa, A.T. & Crampton, A. (2016) Risky food and water? Health and environmental knowledge and information-seeking in Australia, TASA Conference Proceedings, University of Melbourne, Nov 28 to Dec 1. 

Robinson, W. (2016) Fixed sites and monitoring/bioassessment bias in ephemeral systems. Presented at Society for Freshwater Science Annual Meeting, May 21-25, Sacremento, California, USA.

Robinson, W. A & Luck , G.W (2016) Application of a multi-level occupancy model with covariates to urban birds in South-Eastern Australia. Presented at the International Statistical Ecology Conference 2016, June 28-July 1, Seattle, Washington, USA.

Simmons, P. (2016) Transparency and communication can improve wildlife welfare outcomes: A case of kangaroos, presented at the International Communication and Media Conference, Sept 18-20, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Simmons, P. & Mehmet, M. (2016) Moral responsibility, economic advantage and the conflation of interests and attitudes towards kangaroo culling. Presented at the Land Dialogues Conference, April 13-15, CSU, Wagga Wagga. 

Palfi, Z., Spooner, P.G. & Robinson, W. (2016) Seed dispersal by myrmecochorous ants in road verges: the influence of soil disturbances from roadworks. Presented at the 5th IENE (Infra Eco Network Europe) Conference, August 30 – September 02, Lyon, France.

Spooner, P.G. (2016) The influence of urban encroachment on the use of large Eucalyptus trees by squirrel gliders. Presented at the 5th International Ecosummit on Ecological Sustainability & Engineering Change, August 29 - September 01, Montpellier, France. 

Watson, D. (2016) Monitoring ecological consequences of efforts to restore landscape-scale connectivity. Presented at the Species on the Move conference, February 9-12 Hobart.

Watson, D. (2016) The secret life of mistletoe—advances in understanding their ecological role and ecosystem function. Openating keynote presented at Mistletoes: Pathogens, Keystone Resource and Medicinal Wonder (an IUFRO working group conference), July 18-21, Ashland, Oregon, USA.

Watson, D. (2016) On tropical mistletoes—noteworthy advances. Recent insights, emerging opportunities. Closing plenary presented at Mistletoes: Pathogens, Keystone Resource and Medicinal Wonder (an IUFRO working group conference), July 18-21, Ashland, Oregon, USA. 

Woodward, M. & Bremner, C. (2016) Tracing the Uncharted Land of Relation(ships). Presented at the Land Dialogues Conference, April 13-15, CSU, Wagga Wagga.

Woodward, M. (2016) A tale of two rivers: The affictive cartographies of the Rivers Derwent. Presented at the Land Dialogues Conference, April 13-15, CSU, Wagga Wagga. 

Zhenquan, L. (2016) Accuracy analysis of a 2D adaptive mesh refinement method using lid-driven cavity flow and two refinements. Presented at the 16th International Conference on Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering conference, July 4-8, Spain. (pp 773-784) of the conference proceedings)

Znidersic, E. & Hand, C.E. (2016).  Camera traps as an effective monitoring tool for low detectability species-A rail tale. Waterbird Conference in New Bern, USA, Sept 20-23 

Hand, C. E, Brunk, K.M, Znidersic, E. &Tegeler, A.K (2016) Investigating vocalization patterns of the Eastern Black Rail in South Carolina. Poster presentation at the Waterbird Conference in New Bern, USA, Sept 20-23

SEGRA Presentations
Albany, WA  Oct 26-28

Spotlight Sessions

Black, R. (2016) Grassroots Conservation Actions Among Residents on Private Land in a Regional Rural-Urban Interface Landscape in NSW, 

Finlayson, M. (2016) How Do We Sustain Production Landscapes?

Krivokapic-Skoko, B. (2016) Small Scale Farming and Settlement of Humanitarian Immigrants in Australian Agriculture,

Mackay, M. PhD student (2016) Transforming Governance Together,

Morrison, M. (2016) Benchmarking Regional Entrepreneurial Ecosystems,

Spooner, P. (2016) Rural Stories: how embracing cultural and natural heritage can enhance tourism and sustain regional communities, 

Immersion Sessions

Allan, C. (2016) Systems Thinking for Regional Development,

Finlayson, M. & Mackay, M. (2016) Supporting Dynamic and Sustainable Socio-Environmental Systems: realities, challenges and opportunities with the Murray-Darling Basin Water Plan 

Perez-Mujica, L. PhD student (2016) Assessing Sustainability of Planning: systems simulation and social-ecological systems, Water, 

Morrison, M. (2016) Building Entrepreneurial Ecosystems,

Challenge 4

Waterman, P. (2016) How can we get off the grid and secure 24/7 renewable solar energy for sustainable regional development,Fell, B. (2016) A bushland view of an entrapped necessity. Presented at the Land Dialogues Conference, April 13-15, CSU, Wagga Wagga.

2015

Amoateng, P. (2015). Urbanisation and the loss of inland water systems: evidence from Kumasi, Ghana. Paper presented at New Zealand Freshwater Society (NZFS) and Australian Society of Limnology Conference, Nov 23-26, Wellington, New Zealand.

 Finlayson, M. (2015) Issues associated with wetland biodiversity and agriculture globally and the extent of agriculture in Ramsar Wetlands, presented at Wetlands in Agricultural Landscapes: Present State and Perspectives in Europe conference, Ceske Budejoric, Czech Republic, October 12-16

Finalyson, M., Waterman, P. & Bland, A.  (2015) Developing an Australian Vision for Water. Keynote presentation at the Australian Regional Development Conference (ARDC), Albury, August 26-28 ILWS blog of the presentation

Finlayson, M. (2015) State of global wetlands and implications for the Sustainable Development Goals. Keynote presentation at the International River Symposium, Brisbane, Sept 21-23

Humphries, P., Kopf, S., Kaminskas,T., Keckeis, H., McCasker, N., Stoffels, R., Bond, N. & Watts, R. (2015) Integrating life history theory and dispersal in riverine fishes. Presented at the 39th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Vienna, July 12-17

Loyn, R. (2015) Understanding fire regimes from short-term studies of planned or unplanned fires at Ecological Society of Australia Annual Conference, Nov 29 to Dec 3, Adelaide, South Australia

Luck, G. (2015) ESA Urban Ecology Research Chapter: A brief history and future direction, at Ecological Society of Australia Annual Conference, Nov 29 to Dec 3, Adelaide, South Australia 

Lunt, I. (2015) From science to inspiration: 10 tips to promote ecological literacy and successful conservation in our communities, Keynote speaker at the 6th Biodiversity Across the Borders Conference 2015, Federation University, Ballarat, June 12.

Lambert, S.J. & Krivokapic-Skoko, B.  (2015) From crisp to fuzzy-sets QCA in exploring causal configurations: examples from the New Zealand context.  Presented at the 5th Conference of the Global Innovation and Knowledge (GIKA2015), University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain, July 13-16

Krivokapic-Skoko, B., Reid, C. & Collins, J. (2015) International migration flows to Australia and rural cosmopolitism. Presented at the XXVI European Society for Rural Sociology Congress,  Aberdeen, Scotland, August 18-21 

Pawar, M. (2015) Dynamics of Community Partnership in Asia and the Pacific. A keynote speech delivered at an International Seminar on Partnership for Sustainable Housing and Urban Development,Surabaya, October 15-16, organised by the Ministry for Public Works and Housing, the Research Institute for Human Settlements (RIHS) and the Regional Centre for Community Empowerment on Housing and Urban Development in Asia Pacific (RC-CEHUD).

Pawar, M. (2015) What makes a social development worker? Plenary speech delivered at the 19th International Consortium for Social Development international symposium on Transforming Society: Trends and models in community leadership and social development , July 7-10, Singapore.

Price, J. (2015) Functional trait responses to small-scale environmental variability in temperate grasslands on five continents, at Ecological Society of Australia Annual Conference, Nov 29 to Dec 3, Adelaide, South Australia

Rawson, A. (2015) Climate change, biodiversity & agriculture in central NSW presented at 2015  Biodiversity Dreaming Conference, CSU, Bathurst, Nov 10-11.

Robinson, W. (2015) Is the use of fixed monitoring sites a sensible idea for long-term monitoring/bio-assessment in ephemeral systems? Presented at the New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and Australian Society for Limnology conference, November 23-26, Wellington,  New Zealand. (The talk was nominated by the students as one of the best talks by an academic at the conference.)

Roshier, D. (2015) Australian Wildlife Conservancy—integrating conservation practice with Science at Ecological Society of Australia Annual Conference, Nov 29 to Dec 3, Adelaide, South Australia

Saunders, M. (2015) Net outcomes of ecological interactions between arthropods and crops, at Ecological Society of Australia Annual Conference, Nov 29 to Dec 3, Adelaide, South Australia

Saunders, M. (2105) Costs vs benefits of birds and insects in agricultural landscapes. Case study: Victorian apple orchards.6th Biodiversity Across the Borders Conference 2015, Federation University, Ballarat, June 12.

Spooner, P. (2015) The role of TSRs in conserving biological connectivity and Indigenous history, presented at 2015  Biodiversity Dreaming Conference, CSU, Bathurst, Nov 10-11

Spooner, P. (2015) Biodiversity interactions in mallee almond crops. 6th Biodiversity Across the Borders Conference 2015, Federation University, Ballarat, June 12.

Waterman, P. (2015) Realities, challenges and opportunities for sustainable management of Australia's water resources, Presented at  Australian Regional Development Conference (ARDC), Albury, August 26-28

Watson, D. (2015) Wildlife restoration: applying lessons learned from revegetation to safeguard native animal populations, at Ecological Society of Australia Annual Conference, Nov 29 to Dec 3, Adelaide, South Australia

Watson, D.M. (2015) Methodological norms in terrestrial bird surveys--current approaches are incomplete, inconsistent and unreliable. Presented at the 52nd Association for Tropical Biology & Conservation conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 12-16

Watson, D. (2015) Wildlife restoration: applying lessons learned from revegetation to safeguard native animal populations. 6th Biodiversity Across the Borders Conference 2015, Federation University, Ballarat, June 12.

Watson, J.J. (2015). Environmental and Cultural Planning – Indigenous Protected Areas in the Torres Strait. Proceedings of the QELA Regional Intensive Conference, December, Cooktown. Pp. 273-282.

Williams, J. (2015) The new freshwater paradigm as a consequence of land use and climate change, presented at 2015  Biodiversity Dreaming Conference, CSU, Bathurst, Nov 10-11.

Woodward, M. (2015) Affictive Cartographies, presented at the Portable Landscapes: Environments on the Move conference, Durham University, UK, July 9-10

 

SEGRA Presentations
Bathurst Oct 19-22

Butt, L. (2015) Mudgee Learning Resource Hub: innovation in education and infrastructure design in TAFE NSW, 

Collins, J. &Krivokapic-Skoko, B.(2015)Permanent and Temporary Immigrants and Rural Development in Australia, 

Gray, I. (2015) Rail Freight for Regional Development,

Ingham, V. & Redshaw, S. (2015) Exploring Community Resilience and Vulnerabilities in the Blue Mountains, 

Krivokapic-Skoko, B., Collins, J. & Monani, D.(2015) Pacific Seasonal Workers in the Australian Horticultural Sector, 

Murphy, T., Morrison, M., &  Ranshaw, D. (2015) The Roles and Linkages in Employment Growth Across Australia's Regions, 

Morison, M., Collins, J. &  Krivokapic-Skoko, B. (2015)  Determining the Factors Influencing the Success of Private and Community-Owned Indigenous Business Across Remote, Regional and Urban Australia, 

Oczkowski, E., Houston, L.,& Sharma, K. (2015)Emerging Trends in Skills Shortages in Regional New South Wales: the case of the Riverina region

Sharma, K (2015)Internal Migration across Regional Australia: the impact of industrial change,

2014

Finlayson,C.M.(2014) Determining baselines in wetlands (Section 1) in Kattel,G. (Ed.) Proceedings ofthe Symposium on Australia-China Wetland Network Research Partner- ship, Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology Chinese Academy of Sciences (NIGLAS), Nanjing, March 23-28. Published by Federation University, Australia.Link

Finlayson, C.M. (2014) An Australian Vision for Water: Looking Forward at the 2014 Irrigation Australia conference, Gold Coast, June 2-4

Finlayson, C.M. (2014) Supporting Dynamic and Sustainable Socio- Environmental Systems: Realities, Challenges and Opportunities with the Murray-Darling Basin Water Plan, presented at the Australian Regional Development Conference, Albury, Oct 15-17.

Groth, T. (2014) Using a collective identity construct to explore the role of occupational identity in rural landholders: A comparative study analyzing 'farming' identities' presented at a Collaboration & Innovation Across the Food System joint annual meeting of the Association for the Study of Food and Society (ASFS) Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society (AFHVS) University of Vermont, Burlington, VT. June 18–22

Yutian,S., Hicks, J., Basu, P. K, Sharma,K., Bandara,Y. & Murphy,T. ((2014) Balancing Act: Adjustment of China's Economy to Secure Sustainable Growth, presented at 12th Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES) Conference, Singapore, January 9-11, 2014, Nanyang Technological University

Huang,W., Huang, X., Lai, W. (2014) RE-Tutor: An Augmented Reality based Platform for Distributed Collaborative Learning,The 11th International Conference on Cooperative Design, Visualization and Engineering, Seattle, USA, Sept 11-17.

Laird, S.G. & Black, R. (2014, August).  Grassroots conservation actions by private landholders on small parcels in the urban/rural divide of Australia and beyond. Presentation at the 99th Annual ESA Conference, Sacramento Convention Center, Sacramento, California, August 10-15

Pawar, M. (2014) Social challenges and policy innovations by social workers in Australia presented at Social Innovation and Engagement: social challenges, policy practice, and professional training of social workers Washington University, St. Louis, April 6-8.

Pawar, M. (2014) Teaching social policy (practice) to social workers in Australia presented at Social Innovation and Engagement: social challenges, policy practice, and professional training of social workers Washington University, St. Louis, April 6-8.

Perez-Mujica, L., Bossomaier, T., Duncan, R., & Finlayson, M. (2014) Use of Agent Based Modeling to simulate complex ecological systems in contexts with poor information; the case of the Winton Wetlands in Victoria, Australia, presented at the 38th European Conference in Modelling and Simulation in Brescia, Italy in May.

Ragusa, A.T. & Crampton, A.L. (2014).  Critically questioning the environmental sustainability of diet as a framework for encouraging 'counter thought'. The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Conference Proceedings, Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne, VIC

Saunders, M.E. (2014) Wild pol- linator communities in almond plantations and mallee woodlands. Presented at 45th Australian Ento- mological Society AGM & Scientific Conference, Canberra, 28 September-1 October 2014.

Fox, I & Simmons, P. (2014) Unwelcome memories: An exploration of implications and ethics of The Western Advocate's 'Throwback Thursday'. Presentation to the National conference of the Journalism and Research Educators' Association of Australia, University of Technology, Sydney, Nov 25, Sydney.

Cunningham, I., Simmons, P., Mascarenhas, D. & Redhead, S. (2014).  Concepts of communication and interaction in sport officiating. Presentation to the First International Conference on the Science and Practice of Sport Refereeing, Blaise Pascal University, Clermont-Ferrand, France. Sept.

Cunningham, I., Simmons, P., Mascarenhas, D. & Redhead, S. (2014). An exploration of peak sport bodies' approaches to improving sport officials' communication. Presentation to Australia and New Zealand Communication Association (ANZCA) Conference, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia. Sept.

Simmons, P. (2014) Challenges for communicators in future local government. Invited keynote address at the International Communication and Media Conference, University Utara Malaysia. October 18-20.

Simmons, P. (2014). Community engagement as "core business" for communicators working in Australian local government. Paper presented to Australia and New Zealand Communication Association (ANZCA) Conference, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia. Sept.

Small, F., Dowell, D. & Kleinschafer, J. (2014) What are the factors affecting the recycled shopper?  International Social Marketing (ISM) Conference. Monash University, Peninsula Campus (Frankston)Spooner, P.(2014) Birds, Almond Damage and Interactions with Eco- systems, presented at the Almond Industry Conference, Adelaide, Oct 29-30

Bowen,P., Conallin,J., Watts, R., Conallin, A., Campbell,J. & Wooden,I. (2014) Stakeholder engagement and adaptive governance in the monitoring, evaluation and adaptive management of environmental watering in the Edward- Wakool system. Presented at the 7th Australian Stream Management Conference, Townsville, July 27-30. 

Waudby, H. (2014) 'Thermoregulatory value of crack shelters for small desert mammals during extreme conditions' presented at the 60th annual Australian Mammal Society Conference, Melbourne, July 7 -9

 2013

Allan, C., Ison, R., & Collins,K. (2013) Exploration of metaphors to transform water governance praxis, at the Water in the Anthropocene: Challenges for Science and Governance. Indicators, Thresholds and Uncertainties of the Global Water System conference in Bonn, Germany, May 21-24.

Allan, C. & Fazey,I. (2013) Transformative tertiary teaching and learning for achieving adaptive management at the Transformation in a Changing Climate conference, Oslo, Norway, 19-31 June

Moragh M, Allan, C., Colliver, R & Howard, J L. (2013) Systems approaches enable improved collaboration in two regional Australian natural resource governance situations. UK Systems and Society Conference Proceeding Number18 Oxford, U.K. Sept 9-11.

Yutian,S., Hicks, J.Basu, P. K, Sharma,K.Bandara,Y. & Murphy,T. ((2014) Balancing Act: Adjustment of China's Economy to Secure Sustainable Growth, presented at 12th Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES) Conference, Singapore, January 9-11, 2014, Nanyang Technological University

Edney, J. (2013) Diver impacts on underwater cultural heritage: Case studies from Asia-Pacific,.Society for Historical Archaeology's 46th Annual conference on historical and underwater archaeology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom, Jan 9-12

Finlayson,C.M. (2013) Equity and climate change adaptation, the implications for rural Australia. Presented at SEGRA conference, 'Regions: unleashing their mojo in an interconnected world', Oct 16-18, Coffs Harbor, NSW.

Finlayson, C.M. (2013) Management & science issues for wetlands under climate change, keynote talk at Society of Wetland Scientists Conference, Duluth, U.S. June 1-6

Finlayson, C.M. (2013) Remote sensing and wetland mapping, at Society of Wetland Scientists Conference, Duluth, U.S. June 1-6

Finlayson, C.M. (2013) Global climate and wetlands: implications for international wetland policies, at Society of Wetland Scientists Conference, Duluth, U.S. June 1-6

Groth, T., Curtis, A., Mendham, E., and  E. Toman (2013) Occupational identity in multifunctional landscapes. 19th International Symposium on Society and Research Management, June 4-8, Boulder, Colorado, USA.

Howitt, J., Mondon, J., Mitchell, B.D., Kidd, T., & Eshelman, B. (2013) Contaminant accumulation vs water treatment: competing management outcomes associated with urban stormwater inputs to a coastal wetland. Paper presented at SETAC-AU Conference, Oct 1-3, Melbourne

Lechner, A.J, Keckheis,H., Loisl,F., Tritthart, M., Glas, M.,  & Humphries, P.  (2013) Investigating the mode of dispersal for larval stages of nase carp (chondrostoma nasus), and the driving hydrological and hydraulic forces in a large river (Danube, Austria) at the 37th Larval Fish Conference, Miami, 2-6 June

Keckheis,H., Zens, B., Lechner, A.J, Loisl, F., Glas, M., Tritthart, M., Hauer, C., Habersack, H., & Humphries, P.  Larval drift and hydraulics: dispersal patterns in an experimental velocity gradient at the 37th Larval Fish Conference, Miami, 2-6 June.

Glas, M., Tritthart, M., Lechner, A., Keckeis, H., Loisl, F., Humphries, P., Habersack, H. (2013) Larval drift experiments on a shoreline in a large river: Validation of the particle tracing model in combination with a 3D numerical model at the 37th Larval Fish Conference, Miami, 2-6 June 

Zens, B., Glas, M., Tritthart, M., Lechner, A., Loisl, F., Humphries, P., Keckeis, H., Habersack, H. (2013) Movement patterns of fish larvae in relation to flow-velocity and orientation along the current vector in an experimental flume at the 37th Larval Fish Conference, Miami, 2-6 June 

Ingham,V.,  Islam, M.R.,  Hicks, J. & Manock,I.  (2013) The Changing Role of Women in Resilience, Recovery and Economic Development at the Intersection of Recurrent Disaster: A Case Study from Sirajgang, Bangladesh',  presented at the Business and Social Science Research Conference, Dec 20-21, Paris

Krivokapic-Skoko, B., Trudgett,T.,  Pearce,S., Morrison,M., Collins,J., &  Basu, P.K. (2013) Doing ethnographic fieldwork amongst Indigenous entrepreneurs in Australia, presented at  European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) Colloquium, 4-6 July, Montreal, 2013.

Krivokapic-Skoko, B., Trudgett,T.,  Pearce,S., Morrison,M., Collins,J., &  Basu, P.K. (2013) Understanding the Australian Indigenous Entrepreneur through Narratives, presented at  European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies (ECRM) 4-5 July, Guimaraes, Portugal, 2013.

Kumar, S., Curtis, A., Mendham, E., & W. Merritt (2013). Beyond the "black box": rethinking the use of models in the management of social ecological systems. Paper presented at the 57th World Conference of the International Society for the Systems Sciences, July 14-19, Hai Phong City, Viet Nam.

Laird, S.G. (2013). Opportunities Adults Provide for Young Children to Learn Outdoors.  Presentation at the 42nd Annual NAAEE Conference, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Maryland, October 9-12

Laird, S.G. (2013) Does Outdoor Field Experience Connect University Students to Nature?  Presentation at the 10th Annual NAAEE Research Symposium, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Maryland, October 8-9

Lei, Y., Finlayson, M., Thwaites, R., & Shi, G. (2013) Migration decision-making process in response to climate change - A case study in Shangnan County of China, at The NCCARF Climate Adaptation 2013 knowledge+partnerships conference in Sydney, June 25-27.

Luck, G. (2013) Extending the ecosystem services concept to include the net return from animal activity, EcoTas 13, 5th joint conference of New Zealand Ecological Society and Ecological Society of Australia, Nov 24-29, Auckland, New Zealand

Lukasiewicz, A., Finlayson, C.M. &  Pittock, J. (2013) Institutional challenges for implementing an ecosystem-based approach for climate change adaptation in the Murray-Darling Basin, at The NCCARF Climate Adaptation 2013 knowledge+partnerships conference in Sydney, June 25-27.

Lukasiewicz, A., Pittock, J. & Finlayson, C.M. (2013) Dodging magic bullets: Adapting catchment management for the future at the  RiverSymposium Brisbane Sept 23-26

Mackay, M. (2013) Systems approaches enable improved collaboration in two regional Australian natural resource governance situations. Presented at the United Kingdom Systems Society Conference, Sept 9-11, Oxford

Mazur, N. (2013) Let's talk fish at the Seafood Directions 2013 conference, Oct  28-30, Port Lincoln, SA

Mullen, J. & Keogh, M. (2013) The Future Productivity and Competitiveness Challenge for Australian Agriculture. Paper presented at the 57th Australian Agricultural & Resource Economics Society's annual conference, Sydney, Feb 5-8.

Perez-Mujica, L. (2013) Developing a sustainability assessment tool for socio-environmental systems: a case study of systems simulation and participatory modelling. Presented at the International Workshop on Simulation for Energy, Sustainable Development and Environment, Sept 25-27, Athens, Greece

Perez-Mujica. L., Bossomaier,T., Duncan R., Rawluk, A., Finlayson C.M., Howard, J. (2013) Developing a Sustainability Assessment Tool for socio-environmental systems: A case study of systems simulation and participatory modelling, at the Simulation for Energy, Sustainable Development and Environment conference (SESDE) 2013, Athens, Greece, Sept 23-25.

Bousfield, K. & Ragusa, A.T. (2013) NAPLAN and the commodification of parenting. In proceedings of The Australian Sociological Association Conference, Nov 25-28,  Monash University, Melbourne

Sappey, J. and Krivokapic-Skoko B. (2013) The Struggle for Democracy in the Marketized University.  Paper presented at World Universities Forum, University of British  Columbia, Vancouver, 10-11 January 2013

Simmons, P. (2013, February) Who are you and what do you want? Issues for Australian local government communicators. Presentation to Government Communications Australia, National Convention, Sydney.

Van der Burgh, C. (2013) Assessing landscape connectivity values using an expert opinion approach: Slopes to Summit case study. Presented at  EcoTas 13, 5th joint conference of New Zealand Ecological Society and Ecological Society of Australia, Nov 24-29, Auckland, New Zealand

Watson, J. & Lavery, L. (2013) Biodiversity and Conservation in the Western Province, Solomon Islands. Australasian Ornithological Congress, Dec 4-7, Auckland

Watson, J. & Fisher, L. (2013) Habitat utilization of the Black-breasted Button-quail in coastal and dry vine thicket in southeast Queensland. Australasian Ornithological Congress, Dec 4-7, Auckland

2012

Allan, C., Nguyen Thi, P. L., Seddaiu, G., & Roggero, P. P. (2012) Integrating local knowledge with experimental agronomy: case studies on managing cropping systems in Italy and Australia. Paper presented at the Convegno Nazionale della Società Italiana di Agronomia Bari, Italy 19- 21 September

Basu, P.K., Hicks, J. and Sherley C., (2012) 'The Role of Education in Determining Growth in Total Factor Productivity: Evidence from the provinces of China'. Paper presented to the 41st  Annual Conference of Regional Science Association International: British and Irish Section, J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland, 28-30 August.

Black, R. & Cottrell, S. (2012) Creating & sustaining local & regional partnerships: A case study of PAN Parks certification program. Paper presented at Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Confernce12 – at Monterey, California 17-19 September

Crampton, A. & Ragusa, A.T. (2012, September). Reducing social isolation & enhancing student engagement of first-year students. Australian Conference on Science & Mathematics Education. University of Sydney, NSW

Crampton, A., & Ragusa, A. (2012) Communication and Education: Finding the balance amongst the 24/7 opportunities for students, 2012 Technology, Knowledge & Society Conference, 16-18 January, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 

Khair, S. M., Culas, R.J and S. Mushtaq (2012). Evaluation of the financial impact of electricity subsidy on the returns of tube well owners and water buyers under declining water tables in Balochistan, Pakistan, Proceeding of the 41th Australian Conference of Economists (ACE12), Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia. 8-12 July

Hicks, J., Basu, P.K., & Sherley. C. (2012) The Role of Education in Determining Growth in Total Factor Productivity: Evidence from the provinces of China'. Paper presented to the 41st Annual Conference of Regional Science Association International: British and Irish Section, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland, 28-30 August.

Ingham, V. (2012, 18 April). A cross-cultural examination of risk perception and building community resilience. The Australia and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference, Earth: Fire and Rain, Brisbane, April 16-18th.

Krivokapic-Skoko, B., Duncan, R., and Tilbrook, K. (2012) The Use of the Time Diary Method to Explore Academic Time Management: Insights from an Australian University; 11th European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies (ECRM 2012), June 28-29, University of Bolton, UK

Lukasiewicz, A., Davidson, P., Syme, G. and Bowmer, K. 'How the social construction of the environment affects peoples' reactions to water policy. Paper presented at Tapping the Turn: Water's Social Dimensions conference, Canberra, Nov 15-16

Lukasiewicz, A., Syme, G., Bowmer, K. & Davidson, P. (2012) Social justice in water reform: why Aboriginal communities are missing out. Paper presented at the 14th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Justice Research (ISJR) in Israel, September 11.

Lukasiewicz, A., Bowmer, K.  H., Davidson, P., and Syme, G. (2012) Contested knowledge: government and landholders perceptions of climate change and water reform.Practical Responses to Climate Change National Conference, the National Convention Centre, Canberra, May 1-3

Bauer, J., Wapot, S., Birckhead, J., & Herr, A. (2012) From Bystander to actor. Developing cooperative frameworks and models for indigenous and landowner participation in REDD+ and climate change adaptation-joining PNG and Australian perspectives. Paper presented to United Nations University Workshop,  Climate Change Mitigation Within Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples--Practices, Lessons Learned and Prospects,26-28 March 2012, Cairns, Qld

Howells, K.,& Krivokapic-Skoko,B. (2012) Culture and Female Entrepreneurship in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. Conference paper presented at British Academy of Management, Cardiff University, Cardiff 11-13 September

Krivokapic-Skoko, B., Jordan and Collins, J. (2012) Mosques in rural Australia: Sites of segregation or intercultural exchange? Paper presented at the XIII World Congress of Rural Sociologists , Lisbon 29 July-4 August

Collins, J. and Krivokapic—Skoko, B. (2012) Experience of New Immigrants Settlers in Rural and Regional  Australia. Paper presented at  A long Way from Home : Rural and Regional Settlement Experiences of Visible Migrants and Refugees.  University of Melbourne, February 10, 2012

Millar, J., Boon, H., Stevenson, B., Cottrell, A., King D., Stelling, A. and Rogers, M. (2012) Individual and community resilience to natural disasters: a comparison of bushfire and drought events in Victoria. Proceedings of the Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference. Brisbane, April 16 – 18, 2012. Pp. 285-300

Parton, K. (2012) Economic, Social and Environmental Sustainability of the Murray-Darling Basin. International Sustainability Conference, Vancouver, Canada

Pawar, M. (2012) Community Participation and Millennium Development Goals. Paper presented at the 4th ICSD-AP conference, "Envisioning New Social Development Strategies Beyond MDGs," Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 27-30 June

Pawar, M. & Pulla,V. (2012) Medha Patkar's Environmental Activism and Professional Social Work in India:Mass legitimacy amidst Myopic Structures. Paper presented at the 4th ICSD-AP conference, "Envisioning New Social Development Strategies Beyond MDGs," Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 27-30 June

Pawar, M. & Anscombe,B. (2012) Building 'being' in social work and social development practice analysis. Paper presented at the Joint World Conference on Social Work and Social Development: Action and Impact, 8-12 July, Stockholm , Sweden

Petrovic, K. (2012) A world on a plate: What do possums eat when they are overseas? Paper presented to New Zealand Ecological Society Conference 2012 Annual Conference, Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand, Nov 25-29.

Ragusa, A., & Crampton, A. (2012) Communication by design rather than communication by demand. 10th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education, Waikiki, HW, 5 January

Sharp, E. and Curtis, A. (2012). Building trust between agencies and communities: Some insights from the 2011 Namoi groundwater management survey.  Presentation given at the Cotton CRC Science Forum 2012, 19-21 March.

Simmons, P, Small F., (2012, Public relations practices in Australian local government authorities. Paper presented to the World Public Relations Forum, Melbourne, Australia. Nov 18-20

Simmons, P. & Small, F. (2012) Promotion, monitoring and strategic advice: professional communication in Australian local government. Paper presented at PRism online public relations journal. 9(1) http://www.prismjournal.org/vol9_1.html  

Spooner, P.G. (2012) 'Minor rural road networks: connectivity and biodiversity values'. 16th International Symposium on Problems of Landscape Ecological Research, Smolenice, Slovak Republic, 24-27 Sept

Spooner, P.G. (2012) 'Road reserves in NSW: values, challenges, and opportunities'. NSW Linear Reserve Environmental Management Forum, Maritime Museum Sydney, 30 Nov

Stelling, F. & Smallbone, L. (2012) A Socio-ecological examination of a regenerating rural landscape in south eastern Australia. Paper presented at 'Agriculture in an Urbanising Society', International Conference on Multifunctional Agriculture and Urban-Rural Relations, Wageningen, The Netherlands 1st-4th April, 2012

Watson, M.J (2012) Drivers of population-level effects of parasites and parasite virulence: life-history meets meta-analysis. Paper presented at ESA2012 Conference (Ecological Society of Australia) 3-7 December

Watts, R.J., Allan, C. (2012). Sustainable dam planning and operations: reflections on innovative international practices. In: Grove, J.R. and Rutherfurd, I.D. (eds.) Proceedings of the 6th Australian Stream Management Conference,  Feb 6-8,2012 Canberra, Australia. Published by the River Basin Management Society, p.p. 419-424.

2011

Boylan, C. (2011) Promoting rural education: the role of the Society for the Provision of Education in Rural Australia (SPERA), presented at the SUMMIT 2011 Conference at Flinders University, Adelaide, Sept 21- 23

Bradstock, R., Cohn, J., Lunt,I. & Ross, K. (2011) Callitris and the flammability wars: implacable opportunist or innocent bystander? Ecological Society of Australia, annual conference, Hobart, 21-25 November 2011

Duncan, R., Krivokapic-Skoko, B., Tilbrook, K., Chopping, E. (2011) Academic Time Diaries: Measuring What Australian Academics Actually Do.Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM), Wellington, New Zealand, 7-9 December 2011

Ingham, V. (2011). Community resilience in the face of disaster. IAG Geography on the edge
University of Wollongong, July 3 – 6.

Krivokapic-Skoko, B., O'Neill, G., and Dowell, D. (2011) Academics and Breach of Psychological Contracts in the University Sector: Insights from an Australian Business School , British Academy of Management , Aston Business School, Birmingham, UK, Sept. 13-15

Lunt, I., Jansen, A. & Binns D. (2011). Effects of grazing and season of flooding on exotic annual plants in riverine floodplains. Ecological Society of Australia, annual conference, Hobart, 21-25 November 2011.

Zimmer, H., Lunt, I., & Cheal D. (2011). The tortoise and the hare? Post-fire regeneration in mixed Eucalyptus-Callitris forest. Ecological Society of Australia, annual conference, Hobart, 21-25 November 2011.

Masterman-Smith, H. (2011) Sentient Nature and the World of Work. Local Lives/Global Networks, The Australian Sociological Association annual conference, University of Newcastle, Newcastle 29 November - 1 December

Pawar, M and Huh, T. (2011) Korean Responses to Environmental Challenges: Origins, Drivers and Impacts of Green Growth on Development presented at 5th Seoul ODA International
Conference: Making international cooperation effective: Lessons from the Korean Development experience, on Oct 13, Seoul, Korea

Sharma, K. (2011) Foreign aid and development in Nepal at the International Economic Association, 16th World Conference, July 4-8 , Tsinghua University, Beijing

Smallbone, L., Lunt, I., Matthews, A. & Morgan, J. (2011) Woodland bird responses to passive regeneration following agricultural retirement. (Winner: best talk in speed talk session). Ecological Society of Australia, annual conference, Hobart, 21-25 November 2011.

5th Australian Stream Management Conference Proceedings 2007

Australian rivers: making a difference

Conference Proceedings

All links below are PDF.

Full list of papers

Adaptive management of natural resources
Catherine Allan

Waterway rehabilitation - Shays Creek
Luke Austin

Estimating sediment loads in Great Barrier Reef catchments: balance between modelling and monitoring Rebecca Bartley, David Post, Anne Kinsey-Henderson and Aaron Hawdon

A riparian categorisation strategy for urban drainage channels in Gold Coast City Kendall Bott

Water and conflict resolution: from smoke filled rooms to public participation
Kathleen Bowmer

Science to support water sharing planning in New South Wales
Kathleen Bowmer , Phillip Eberbach, Tom Murphy and Eddie Harris

The first decade of water resource planning in Queensland : What have we learned about environmental flows? Sandra Brizga

Alluvial gully erosion in Australia 's tropical rivers: a conceptual model as a basis for a remote sensing mapping procedure Andrew Brooks, John Spencer and Jon Knight

Determining end-point goals and effective strategies for rehabilitation of coastal wetlands: examples from the Burdekin River , North Queensland Damien Burrows and Barry Butler

Real-life management of an environmental water reserve - a Wimmera perspective
Hugh Christie

An evaluation of Waterwatch activities in West Gippsland, Victoria
Tammy Dawson and Bob Goodbourn

Development and implementation of the Maroochy Waterways Management and Rehabilitation Plan Steve Dudgeon, David Moore and Mick Smith

Honeysuckle Reservoir decommissioning Christopher Dwyer

What's stopping the water? Identifying influences on environmental water releases in the Wimmera Fiona Dyer, Ben Dyer, Heinz DeChelard and Greg Fletcher

River restoration based on natural channel characteristics: how to develop restoration designs fordifferent rivers and riparian plant communities Wayne Erskine, Michael Saynor and Gary Fox

Considered data arrangements for effective and holistic catchment management Paul Fennell and Michael Jensz

Community wetland monitoring in the South Australian Murray-Darling Basin Adrienne Frears and Tracey Steggles

Challenges faced in the integration of science in river management in Australia Kirstie Fryirs, Mick Hillman and Alexandra Spink

Audit and remediation of fish passage barriers in coastal NSW Matthew Gordos, Scott Nichols, Cameron Lay, Anthony Townsend, Charlotte Grove, Simon Walsh, and Craig Copeland

Key ingredients for the successful implementation of riparian rehabilitation programs Lori Gould

Prediction of fluvial seed dispersal and long-term sustainability of riparian vegetation using sedimenttransport processes Jeremy Groves, Gary Caitcheon, Richard Norris and David Williams

What is 'environmental water'? Mark Hamstead

Conserving freshwater ecosystem values in Tasmania , Australia : identification and application of freshwater conservation management priority areas Danielle Hardie and Peter Davies

The impact of fine sediment accumulation on benthic macroinvertebrates: implications for river management Evan Harrison, Richard Norris and Scott Wilkinson

Uncertainty in diffuse source pollution assessment and mitigation options - who knows? Alexander Herr and Petra Kuhnert

Valley chokes in the upper Wimmera River catchment are playing key roles in mitigating the threats of erosion - a model case study Martin Hillemacher and Brian Seymour

Do stakeholder committees produce fair policy outcomes? Jonathon Howard

Ecological condition and biodiversity value of urban riparian and non-riparian bushland environments: Ku-ring-gai, Sydney
Christopher Ives, Mark Taylor and Peter Davies

Market-based incentives: A consumer's experience of participating in River Tender Rick James and John Paul

Using phenology of eucalypts to determine environmental watering regimes for the River Murray floodplain, South Australia Anne Jensen, Keith Walker and David Paton

New generation models for catchment modelling: developments in the eWater CRC Phillip Jordan, Robert Argent and Rory Nathan

Connectivity of stream water and alluvial groundwater around restoration works in an incised sandbed stream Annabelle Keene, Richard Bush and Wayne Erskine

Boundary shear stress distribution in meandering compound channel flow
Kishanjit Kumar Khatua and Kanhu Charan Patra

Large-area, high-resolution remote sensing based mapping of alluvial gully erosion in Australia 's tropical rivers Jon Knight, John Spencer, Andrew Brooks and Stu art Phinn

Planning for action: the evolution from state-wide priorities to local work sites
Veronica Lanigan and Stuart Pengelly

Developing appropriate incentives for improving water quality in the Burdekin River catchment Allyson Lankester and Romy Greiner

Are all river reaches created equal? Identifying erosion hotspots for catchment management Rebecca Lett, Bruce Abernethy and Henry Chaplin

Connecting the community to waterways through stories Rachel Lopes

Relationships, resources and results: Reflections on experiences in building capacity for improved river and riparian management Siwan Lovett and Philip Price

Using remote sensing to map wetland water clarity and permanence: approaches for identifying wetlands requiring management in large catchments
Leo Lymburner, Damien Burrows and Barry Butler

The identification and assessment of water quality hazards in the Leichhardt River , Mount Isa, Queensland Alana Mackay, Tabitha Kuypers and Mark Taylor

Predicting Ecological Responses for Improved Stream Management
Nick Marsh, Sylvain Arene and Ralph Ogden

River and catchment restoration prioritisation tools
Nick Marsh, Simon Linke, Ralph Ogden, Paul Wettin and Peter Cottingham

Anabranch management on a regulated reach of the Murray River
Julian Martin and Dean Judd

Is new policy evidence based - and is it working? Jim McDonald

Can the 'triple bottom line' concept help organisations respond to sustainability issues? Michael Mitchell, Allan Curtis and Penny Davidson

Greening Australia river recovery outcomes in rural Northern Tasmania
Michael Noble and Sebastian Burgess

Setting ecological targets for river systems: a framework to support multi-stakeholder groups Ruth O'Connor, Susan Nichols, Peter Oliver, Richard Norris and Bill Johnson

Assembly of geomorphic targets for stream rehabilitation - summary of a manual template David Outhet and Carolyn Young

A mouthful of mud: the fate of contaminants from the Fitzroy River, Queensland, Australia and implications for reef water policy Robert Packett

Optical dating of post-European settlement channel change: Gilmore Creek, south-eastern Australia Ken Page, Paul Frazier, Tim Pietsch and Remy Dehaan

Finding integration pathways: developing a transdisciplinary (TD) approach for the Upper Nepean Catchment Carolyn Palmer, Jacqueline Gothe, Cynthia Mitchell, Chris Riedy, Kate Sweetapple, Sally McLaughlin, Grant Hose, Marian Lowe, Heather Goodall, Trudy Green, Deepak Sharma, Simon Fane, Kerry Brew and Peter Jones

Adaptive management for determining environmental flows in the Australian Capital Territory Michael Peat and Richard Norris

Dam threat to a decade of restoration of the Mary River, Queensland
Glenda Pickersgill, Steve Burgess and Brad Wedlock

Are waterways with willows wider? Lizzie Pope, Brian Finlayson and Ian Rutherfurd

Magnitude of response: selecting sites for monitoring vegetation response to environmental flows Jane Roberts and Fiona Dyer

Public investment in waterway management in Victoria, Australia Simon Robertson

Sediment sources in the Lake Burragorang catchment and their management
Paul Rustomji and Scott Wilkinson

City people eat rivers: estimating the virtual water consumed by people in a large Australian city Ian Rutherfurd, Amelia Tsang and Siao Khee Tan

Managing sources, sinks and transport of natural contaminants in regulated rivers: a case study in the Murrumbidgee River catchment, NSW
Darren Ryder, Sue Vink, Nerida Bleakley and Adrienne Burns

Assessing the health of Tasmanian rivers: collecting the evidence
Johanna Slijkerman, James Kaye and Fiona Dyer

Sediment supply from small upland catchments: possible implications of headwater channel restoration for stream management Hugh Smith and Deirdre Dragovich

Towards an objective approach for a regional - continental scale geomorphic river classification John Spencer, Andrew Brooks and Jon Knight

An interdisciplinary perspective of riverwork projects in the Upper Hunter Catchment, NSW: has river rehabilitation begun?
Alexandra Spink, Kirstie Fryirs, Gary Brierley and Kate Lloyd

Testing specific stream power thresholds of channel stability with GIS
Mark Stacey and Ian Rutherfurd

Regional hydraulic geometry models for Queensland streams
Sunil Tennakoon and Nick Marsh

Waterwatch - An integrated capacity building initiative Don Thomson

Hydraulic geometry in river channel networks as a method for the assessment of river condition Elizabeth Thornton, Melissa Neave and Scott Rayburg

Trialling different low cost methods of water hyacinth removal in tropical coastal wetlands Vern Veitch, Damien Burrows and David Hudson

Managing flow for geomorphic form: Erosion and accretion of river benches
Geoff Vietz, Ian Rutherfurd, Michael Stewardson and Brian Finlayson

Biofilm and flow regimes: developing a biological monitoring program for the Nymboida River, northern NSW
Emilie Warner, Darren Ryder, Andrew Boulton and Barbara Downes

Sediment and nutrient generation rates for Queensland rural catchments - an event monitoring program to improve water quality modelling
Dave Waters and Robert Packett

Translating science into practice: Is 'best practice' the best option?
Justine Watt and Michael Jensz

Challenges for improving the science underpinning river restoration practices
Robyn Watts

Effects of plantation forest harvesting on water quality and quantity: Canobolas State forest, NSW Ashley Webb, Brad Jarrett and Lisa Turner

Environmental flows and ecological health of the lower Wimmera River
Anne-Maree Westbury, David Tiller and Leon Metzeling

Examining 'inclusiveness' in adaptive natural resource management Deirdre Wilcock

Monitoring of remediation works to arrest stream degradation in an agriculture-dominated catchment Andrea Wilson, Robyn Watts, Ken Page and Remy Dehaan

Aquatic macroinvertebrates in urban waterways: comparing ecosystem health in natural reference and urban streams
Ian Wright, Peter Davies , David Wilks, Sophia Findlay and Mark Taylor

Which confluences should we use to differentiate stream segments for management? A geomorphic assessment
Elisa Zavadil, Michael Stewardson, Anthony Ladson and Ian Rutherfurd