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Book Chapters

Kingsford R; Brandis KJ; Jenkins K; Nairn LC; Rayner TS, 2010, 'Measuring ecosystem responses to flow across temporal and spatial scales', in Saintilan N; Overton I (ed.), ECOSYSTEM RESPONSE MODELLING IN THE MURRAY-DARLING BASIN, CSIRO, Canberra, pp. 15 - 35, http://www.publish.csiro.au/pid/6350.htm

Journal articles

Lyons MB; Brandis KJ; Murray NJ; Wilshire JH; McCann JA; Kingsford RT; Callaghan CT, 2019, 'Monitoring large and complex wildlife aggregations with drones', Methods in Ecology and Evolution, vol. 10, pp. 1024 - 1035, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.13194

Ocock JF; Brandis KJ; Wolfenden BJ; Jenkins KM; Wassens S, 2019, 'Gut content and stable isotope analysis of tadpoles in floodplain wetlands', Australian Journal of Zoology, vol. 66, pp. 261 - 271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ZO18043

Brandis K; Meagher P; Tong L; Shaw M; Mazumder D; Gadd P; Ramp D, 2018, 'Novel detection of provenance in the illegal wildlife trade using elemental data', Scientific Reports, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-33786-0

Sundar G; Grant J; Veltheim I; Kittur S; Brandis K; McCarthy M; Scambler E, 2018, 'Sympatric cranes in northern Australia: abundance, breeding success, habitat preference and diet', Emu: Austral Ornithology, vol. 119, pp. 79 - 89, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01584197.2018.1537673

Callaghan CT; Brandis KJ; Lyons MB; Ryall S; Kingsford RT, 2018, 'A comment on the limitations of UAVS in wildlife research – the example of colonial nesting waterbirds', Journal of Avian Biology, vol. 49, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jav.01825

Brandis KJ; Bino G; Spencer JA; Ramp D; Kingsford RT, 2018, 'Decline in colonial waterbird breeding highlights loss of Ramsar wetland function', Biological Conservation, vol. 225, pp. 22 - 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2018.06.022

Lyons M; Brandis K; Callaghan C; McCann J; Mills C; Ryall S; Kingsford RT, 2018, 'Bird interactions with drones, from individuals to large colonies', Australian Field Ornithology, vol. 35, pp. 51 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.20938/afo35051056

Brandis KJ, 2016, 'Australia’s waterbirds are disappearing – but nuclear science can help save them', The Conversation, http://theconversation.com/australias-waterbirds-are-disappearing-but-nuclear-physics-can-help-save-them-57044

Bino G; Kingsford RT; Brandis K, 2016, 'Australia's wetlands - Learning from the past to manage for the future', Pacific Conservation Biology, vol. 22, pp. 116 - 129, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PC15047

Brandis K; Koeltzow N; Ryall S; Ramp D, 2014, 'Assessing the use of remote camera traps to measure reproductive success in ibis breeding colonies', Australian Field Ornithology, vol. 31, pp. 99 - 106

Brandis KJ, 2011, 'Colonial Waterbird Breeding', The Bird Observer, vol. 868, pp. 9 - 10

Brandis KJ; Kingsford R; Ren SRSQRS; Ramp D, 2011, 'Crisis water management and Ibis breeding at Narran Lakes in arid Australia', Environmental Management, vol. 48, pp. 489 - 498, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00267-011-9705-5

Young W; Brandis KJ; Kingsford R, 2006, 'Modelling monthly streamflows in two Australian dryland rivers: Matching model complexity to spatial scale and data availability', Journal of Hydrology, vol. 331, pp. 242 - 256, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2006.05.014

Kingsford R; Brandis KJ; Thomas RF; Knowles R; Crighton P; Gale E, 2004, 'Classifying landform at broad landscape scales: the distribution and conservation of wetlands in New South Wales, Australia', Marine and Freshwater Research, vol. 55, pp. 17 - 31, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/MF03075

Brandis KJ; Jacobson C, 2003, 'Estimation of vegetative fuel loads using LandsatTM imagery in New South Wales, Australia', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 12, pp. 185 - 194, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/WF03032

Reports

McGinness H; Brandis K; Robinson F; Piper M; O'Brien L; Langston A; Hodgson J; Wenger L; Martin J; Bellio M; Callaghan D; Webster E; Francis R; McCann J; Lyons M; Doerr V; Kingsford R; Mac Nally R, 2019, Murray‒Darling Basin Environmental Water Knowledge and Research Project — Waterbird Theme Research Report

Bino G; Brandis K; Kingsford R; Porter J, 2019, Waterbird expected outcomes modelling analysis – priority scenarios for 2019 BWS update

Porter J; Kingsford R; Brandis K, 2018, Aerial Survey of Wetland Birds in Eastern Australia - October 2018 Annual Summary Report, University of New South Wales, Sydney

Wassens S; Spencer J; Wolfenden B; Thiem J; Thomas R; Jenkins K; Brandis K; Lenon E; Hall A; Ocock J; Kobayashi T; Bino G; Heath J; Callaghan D, 2018, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office Long-Term Intervention Monitoring Project Murrumbidgee River System evaluation report 2014-17

Porter J; Kingsford R; Brandis K, 2017, Aerial Survey of Wetland Birds in Eastern Australia -October 2017 Annual Summary Report

McGinness H; Robinson F; Davies M; Piper M; Langston A; Martin J; Rees J; Webster E; Brandis K; Kingsford R; Doerr V; Mac Nally R, 2017, Waterbird movements and breeding success in the Macquarie Marshes, NSW 2016 -2017, Commonwealth of Australia, http://www.environment.gov.au/water/cewo/publications/waterbird-movements-breeding-success-macquarie-marshes-final-report-2017

Dyer F; Broadhurst B; Tschierschke A; Thiem J; Thompson R; Bowen S; Asmus M; Brandis K; Lyons M; Spencer J; Callaghan D; Lenehan J, 2017, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office Long Term Intervention Monitoring Project: Lower Lachlan river system Selected Area 2016-17 Monitoring and Evaluation Report, Commonwealth of Australia

Brandis KJ, 2017, High resolution monitoring of waterbird colonies in the Macquarie Marshes, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office

Brandis KJ, 2017, Response of straw-necked ibis (Threskiornis spinicollis) to Commonwealth environmental watering in the lower Lachlan, 2015, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office

Porter J; Kingsford RT; Brandis KJ, 2016, Aerial Survey of Wetland Birds in Eastern Australia - October 2016 Annual Summary Report, NSW Office of Environment & Heritage, http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.18928.87049

Brandis KJ; Bino G, 2016, Habitat Use by Waterbirds in and Adjacent to the Murray-Darling Basin, Murray-Darling Basin Authority

Merrit W; Spencer J; Brandis KJ; Bino G; Harding P; Thomas R, 2016, Review of the science behind the waterbird breeding indicator for the Narran Lakes, Murray-Darling Basin Authority

McGinness H; Brandis KJ, 2016, Waterbird breeding success in the Reed Beds wetland, Millewa Forest, NSW, 2015-2016, Commonwealth Department of Environment and Energy

Brandis KJ; Bino G, 2016, A review of the relationship between flow and waterbird ecology in the Condamine-Balonne and Barwon-Darling River, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, http://www.mdba.gov.au/publications/independent-reports/flow-waterbird-ecology

Kingsford RT; McGann J; Brandis KJ, 2015, Survey of waterbird communities of the Riverina wetland sites in the Murray-Darling Basin -October-November 2014

Porter J; Kingsford RT; Brandis KJ, 2015, Aerial Survey of Wetland Birds in Eastern Australia - October 2015 Annual Summary Report, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage

Porter J; Kingsford RT; Brandis KJ, 2014, Aerial Survey of Wetland Birds in Eastern Australia - October 2014 Annual Summary Report

Wassens S; Jenkins K; Spencer J; Thiem J; Koboyashi T; Bino G; Lenon R; Thomas R; Baumgartner L; Brandis KJ; Wolfenden B; Hall A, 2014, Murrumbidgee Monitoring and Evaluation Plan, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office

Dyer FJ; Braodhurst B; Thompson R; Jenkins K; Driver PD; Saintilan N; Bowen S; Packard P; Gilligan D; Brandis KJ; Amos C; Hall A; Lenehan JR, 2014, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office Long Term Intervention Monitoring Project: Lachlan River System, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office

Bino, G ; Kingsford RT; Brandis KJ; Porter JL, 2014, Setting waterbird objective and priorities for the Basin-wide environmental watering strategy, Murray Darling Basin Authority

Kingsford RT; Brandis KJ; Porter J, 2013, Survey of waterbird communities of the Hydrological Indicator and Murray Icon Sites -October-November 2012

Kingsford RT; Bino G; Porter J; Brandis KJ, 2013, Waterbird communities in the Murray-Darling Basin, 1983-2012, Murray Darling Basin Authority

Brandis KJ; Watson H; Ryall S, 2012, Pittwater Waterbird Habitat Survey and Mapping, Pittwater Council

Gawne B; Butcher R; Hale J; Kingsford RT; Brandis KJ; Leo V; Wheaton L; Hladyz S, 2011, A Review of River Ecosystem Condition in the Murray-Darling Basin, Murray Darling Basin Freshwater Research Centre

Little S; Marsh N; Brandis KJ; Campbell C; Vilizzi L; Wook Lee J, 2011, Testing and refinement of ecological models for Murray icon sites, eWater CRC

Brandis KJ; Ryall S; Kingsford RT, 2011, Lowbidgee 2010/2011 Colonial Waterbird Breeding, Lowbidee League

Brandis KJ; Watson H, 2011, Estuarine Wetland and Migratory Bird Survey and Priority Habitat Mapping, Hornsby Shire Council

Brandis KJ; Nairn L; Porter J; Kingsford RT, 2009, Preliminary assessment for the environmental water requirements of waterbird species in the Murray Darling Basin, Department of Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts

Brandis KJ; Roshier D; Kingsford RT, 2009, Literature review and development of experimental designs to address waterbird hypotheses on flow enhancement and retaining floodwater on floodplain interventions, Murray Darling Basin Authority

Kingsford R; Brandis KJ; Porter JL, 2008, Waterbird Response to Flooding in the northern Murray-Darling Basin 2008, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Final report to the Murray-Darling Basin Commission

Jenkins KM; Brandis KJ; Kingsford R; Davies JN, 2008, Waterbird diet, foraging and food analysis: Narran Lakes ibis breeding event 2008, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Draft report to the NSW Department of Environment and Climate Change

Kingsford R; Brandis KJ; Thomas R, 2008, Waterbird breeding in the Macquarie Marshes, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Final Report to the Environmental Trust

Brandis KJ; Head M, 2008, Digitising and Orthorectification of Macquarie Marshes Archival Airphoto Collection, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Final Report to NSW Department of Environment and Climate Change

Kingsford R; Silke N; Brandis KJ, 2007, Ecological Character Description for the Macquarie Marshes Nature Reserve Ramsar Site, NSW Department of Environment and Climate Change. School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney


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