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The peninsula effect on bird species in native eucalypt forests in a wood production landscape in Australia

Tubelis, Darius; Lindenmayer, David; Cowling, Ann


The peninsula effect - a decrease in species richness from the base to the tip of a peninsula - has been tested for a diverse range of taxa at continental and regional scales. We investigated the peninsula effect at a local scale by examining bird species occurrence in riparian strips (peninsulas) of native eucalypt forest within a radiata pine plantation in the Tumut region, south-eastern Australia. Peninsulas were elongated but 'blind' extensions of a core area of native eucalypt forest....[Show more]

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Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Zoology
DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2006.00174.x


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