Peter Spooner

PhD, Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer in Vegetation and Restoration Ecology

  • 793 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
20022020

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Research Output

2020
Open Access
2019

Historic roads and blaze trees in the Albury region

Spooner, P., 2019, Albury and District Historical Society. Taylor, M. (ed.). Albury: Albury and District Historical Society Bulletin, Vol. 600. p. 1-3

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Linear reserve management: Past, present and future directions

Spooner, P., 21 Aug 2019.

Research output: Other contribution to conferencePresentation only

Seed dispersal distances by ants increase in response to anthropogenic disturbances in Australian roadside environments

Palfi, Z., Spooner, P. & Robinson, W., Aug 2019, Integrating transport infrastructures with living landscapes. Seiler, A., Rosell, C., Van Der Ree, R., Wagner, P. J., Grilo, C., Guinard, E., Van Der Grift, E. & Cramer, P. C. (eds.). Frontiers Media, p. 75-83 9 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

Travelling stock routes and reserves (TSRs) and links to previous Indigenous pathways

Spooner, P., Firman, M. & Yalmambirra, 2019, BIODIVERSITY DREAMING: Sustaining nature and agriculture after 200 years of European inland settlement in the Central Western Region of NSW: Proceedings of a conference held in Bathurst, NSW 10–11 November 2015. Kinross, C., Goldney, D., Kerle, A. & Mactaggart, B. (eds.). Bathurst: Greening Bathurst, p. 37-51 14 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

2017
Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Seed dormancy and germination of three grassy woodland forbs required for diverse restoration

Vening, G. S., Guja, L. K., Spooner, P. G. & Price, J. N., 14 Sep 2017, In : Australian Journal of Botany. 65, 8, p. 625-637 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Soil disturbance effects on the composition of seed-dispersing ants in roadside environments

Palfi, Z., Spooner, P. G. & Robinson, W., 01 Feb 2017, In : Oecologia. 183, 2, p. 493-503 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Using Circuitscape to analyse landscape connectivity and guide restoration activities in SE Australia

Spooner, P. & McDonald, S., 2017.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
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7 Downloads (Pure)

Using historic maps and citizen science to investigate the survival of old survey 'blaze' trees

Spooner, P., 2017, p. 238.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

4 Downloads (Pure)
2016
1 Citation (Scopus)

Pastoralist disturbance effects on Himalayan marmot foraging and vigilance activity

Poudel, B. S., Spooner, P. G. & Matthews, A., 01 Jan 2016, In : Ecological Research. 31, 1, p. 93-104 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)
2015

Minor rural road networks: Values, challenges, and opportunities for biodiversity conservation

Spooner, P., Jul 2015, In : Nature Conservation. 11, p. 129-142 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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7 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Temporal shift in activity patterns of Himalayan marmots in relation to pastoralism

Poudel, B., Spooner, P. & Matthews, A., Jul 2015, In : Behavioral Ecology. 26, 5, p. 1345-1351 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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9 Citations (Scopus)
25 Downloads (Pure)
5 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Effects of landscape composition and connectivity on the distribution of an endangered parrot in agricultural landscapes

Watson, S., Watson, D., Luck, G. & Spooner, P., Aug 2014, In : Landscape Ecology. 29, 7, p. 1249-1259 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

From the matrix to roadsides and beyond: The role of isolated paddock trees as dispersal points for invasion

Coulson, C., Spooner, P., Lunt, I. & Watson, S., Feb 2014, In : Diversity and Distributions. 20, 2, p. 137-148 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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45 Citations (Scopus)
42 Downloads (Pure)

Using a resource selection approach to predict the suitability of alpine habitats for a common herbivore

Matthews, A. & Spooner, P., Apr 2014, In : Austral Ecology. 39, 2, p. 170-180 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
12 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Bird use of almond plantations: implications for conservation and production

Luck, G., Triplett, S. & Spooner, P., Nov 2013, In : Wildlife Research. 40, 6, p. 523-535 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Slopes to Summit: focussing on bite-size landscapes that matter

Spooner, P., Neidra, S., Doerr, V. & Cumming, C., 2013, Linking Australia's Landscapes: Lessons and opportunities from large-scale conservation networks. Fitzsimons, J., Wescott, G. & Pulsford, I. (eds.). Collingwood: CSIRO Publishing, p. 135-146 12 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

2012

Can't see the grass for the trees? Community values and perceptions of tree and shrub encroachment in south-eastern Australia

Sharp, E., Spooner, P., Millar, J. & Briggs, S. V., Feb 2012, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 104, 2, p. 260-269 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in forest structure over 60 years: tree densities continue to increase in the Pilliga forests, New South Wales, Australia

Whipp, R., Lunt, I., Spooner, P. & Bradstock, R. A., Feb 2012, In : Australian Journal of Botany. 60, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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9 Citations (Scopus)
24 Downloads (Pure)

Herbivores in alpine herbfields: will wombats shift to higher altitudes with climate change?

Matthews, A., Spooner, P. & Lunney, D., 2012, Wildlife and Climate Change: towards robust conservation strategies for Australian fauna. Lunney, D. & Hutchings, P. (eds.). Mosman: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, p. 68-79 12 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

Long-term stock grazing management in Travelling Stock Reserves and influence on conservation values

Spooner, P. & Morris, M., Sep 2012, In : Ecological Management and Restoration. 13, 3, p. 309-311 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Hemiparasitic shrubs increase resource availability and multi-trophic diversity of eucalypt forest birds

Watson, D., McGregor, H. & Spooner, P., Aug 2011, In : Functional Ecology. 25, 4, p. 889-899 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Eucalyptus recruitment in degraded woodlands: No benefit from elevated soil fertility

Skinner, A., Lunt, I., McIntyre, S., Spooner, P. & Lavorel, S., 2010, In : Plant Ecology. 208, 2, p. 359-370 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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8 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Origins of Travelling Stock Routes. 1. Connections to Indigenous traditional pathways.

Spooner, P., Firman, M. & Yalmambirra, Sep 2010, In : Rangeland Journal. 32, 3, p. 329-339 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Origins of Travelling Stock Routes. 2. Early development, management, and the growing embrace of the law (1830-70s).

Cameron, J. M. R. & Spooner, P., Sep 2010, In : Rangeland Journal. 32, 3, p. 341-351 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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10 Citations (Scopus)
77 Downloads (Pure)

The road to conserving woodlands: re-affirming some past prescriptions and developing the new

Spooner, P., 2010, Temperate Woodland Conservation and Management. 22 ed. Canberra: CSIRO Publishing, p. 183-190 8 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

Open Access
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3 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)
2009

Historical forest survey data from Eucalyptus'Callitris forests: a valuable resource for long-term vegetation studies

Whipp, R., Lunt, I., Deane, A. & Spooner, P., 2009, In : Australian Journal of Botany. 57, 7, p. 541-555 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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5 Citations (Scopus)
34 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of soil compaction on germination and early growth of Eucalyptus albens and an exotic annual grass

Skinner, A., Lunt, I., Spooner, P. & McIntyre, S., 2009, In : Austral Ecology. 34, 6, p. 698-704 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)
2008
30 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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39 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)
2007

Conservation management of historic road reserves in Australia

Spooner, P. G., 2007, ICOET 2007: Proceedings of the International Conference on Ecology Transportation, Little Rock, Arkansas 21 - 25 May 2007.. United States: National Academy of Sciences, p. 203-210 8 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
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4 Downloads (Pure)

Invasion Ecology: Book review

Spooner, P. G., 2007, In : Austral Ecology. 32, 8, p. 957-957

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2006
55 Citations (Scopus)

Using a state-and-transition approach to manage endangered Eucalyptus albens (White box) woodlands.

Spooner, P. & Allcock, K., 2006, In : Environmental Management. 38, 5, p. 771-783 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)
2005
24 Citations (Scopus)
26 Citations (Scopus)

Response of acacia species to soil disturbance by roadworks in southern New South Wales, Australia

Spooner, P. G., 2005, Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Ecology & Transportation (ICOET 2005). p. 260-268 9 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
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2 Downloads (Pure)