Waterfowl movements in agricultural and natural wetland landscapes

Summary

To determine the movement responses of waterbirds to changes in wetland availability and analyse interactions with landscape structure at local and regional scales in the ricegrowing region of New South Wales and at broad scales across inland Australiaso that predictions may be made about likely damage to rice crops.

Program

Rice

Research Organisation

Charles Sturt University

Objective Summary

To determine the movement responses of waterbirds to changes in wetland availability and analyse interactions with landscape structure at local and regional scales in the ricegrowing region of New South Wales and at broad scales across inland Australiaso that predictions may be made about likely damage to rice crops.

Project Code

PRJ-000581

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Wednesday, January 1, 2003

Project Completion Date

Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

RIC-Farm productivity - crop inputs, crop protection and the farming system

Contact

Related publications

04.03.08

Waterfowl Movements in Agricultural and Natural Wetland Landscapes