Michelle Bassett

Michelle Bassett

Email mbas@deakin.edu.au
Phone N/A
Campus Burwood
Supervisor Andrew Bennett
Euan Ritchie

Thesis title
Refuges for native mammals in fire-prone landscapes

Research interests
1. Fire ecology
2. Landscape ecology
3. Conservation biology and ecology of wildlife

Key publications
Robinson, N.M., Leonard, S.W.J., Ritchie, E.G., Bassett, M., Chia, E.K., Buckingham, S., Gibb, H., Bennett, A.F. and Clarke, M.F. (2013). “Refuges for fauna in fire-prone landscapes: their ecological function and importance.” Journal of Applied Ecology early online publication.

Bassett, M.A., Baumgartner, J.B., Hallett, M.L., Hassan, Y. and Symonds, M.R.E. (2011). “Effects of humidity on the response of the bark beetle Ips grandicollis (Eichhoff) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) to synthetic aggregation pheromone.” Australian Journal of Entomology 50: 48-51.

Bassett, M.A. (2007). The social system of the bobuck (Trichosurus cunninghami): the influence of resource availability and habitat patch shape. Department of Zoology, Melbourne, University of Melbourne. Honours Thesis.