Publications

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Mavromihalis, J., Dorrough, J., Clark, S., Turner, V., & Moxham, C. (2013). Manipulating livestock grazing to enhance native plant diversity and cover in native grasslands. The Rangeland Journal35, 95-108

Dorrough J (2012) How do different levels of grazing and fertilisation affect vegetation composition in temperate Australian grassy ecosystems? Systematic review and meta-analysis.  Final unpublished report to Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment.  December 2012

Dorrough J, Moxham C (2012) Does it matter if herbivory is selective? Responses of an endangered herbaceous legume to experimental grazing. Plant Ecology & Diversity 5, 301-310

Dorrough J, McIntyre S, Brown GW, Stol J, Barrett G, Brown A (2012) Differential response of plants, reptiles and birds to grazing management, fertilizer and tree clearing. Austral Ecology 37, 569–582.

Brown GW, Dorrough J, Ramsey DSL (2011) Landscape and local influences on patterns of reptile occurrence in grazed temperate woodlands of southern Australia. Landscape and Urban Planning 103, 277-288.

Dorrough J, McIntyre S, Scroggie MP (2011) Individual plant species responses to phosphorus and livestock grazing. Australian Journal of Botany 59, 670-681.

Fischer, J., Batáry, P., Bawa, K.S., Brussaard, L., Chappell, M.J., Clough, Y., Daily, G.C., Dorrough, J., Hartel, T., Jackson, L.E., Klein, A.M., Kremen, C., Kuemmerle, T., Lindenmayer, D.B., Mooney, H.A., Perfecto, I., Philpott, S.M., Tscharntke, T., Vandermeer, J., Wanger, T.C., Von Wehrden, H. (2011) Conservation: Limits of Land Sparing. Science 334, 593.

Dorrough J (2010) The role of farm production systems in determining vegetation patterns and options for broad-scale conservation in temperate woodlands. In ‘Temperate Woodland Conservation and Management‘. (Eds D Lindenmayer, A Bennett and R Hobbs), CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 143-149.)

Dorrough J (2010) Broad-scale management of biodiversity in temperate grazing lands and implications for productivity and profitability. In ‘Adapting mixed farms to future environments.  Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of The Grassland Society of NSW‘. (Eds C Waters and D Garden) The Grasslands Society of NSW, pp. 16-23.

Wong N, Morgan JW, Dorrough J (2010) A conceptual model of plant community changes following cessation of cultivation in semi-arid grassland. Applied Vegetation Science 13, 389-402.

Zimmer HC, Turner VB, Mavromihalis J, Dorrough J, Moxham C (2010) Forb responses to grazing and rest management in a critically endangered Australian native grassland ecosystem. The Rangeland Journal 32, 187–195.

Crosthwaite, J., Moll, J., Dorrough, J., Malcolm, B. (2009) Re-organising farm businesses to improve environmental outcomes – the case of native vegetation on hill country across south-eastern Australia. Australasian Agribusiness Review 17, 153-177.

Duncan DH, Dorrough J (2009) Historical and current land use shape landscape restoration options in the Australian wheat and sheep farming zone. Landscape and Urban Planning 91, 124-132.

Crosthwaite J, Malcolm B, Moll J, Dorrough J (2008) Future investment in landscape change in southern Australia. Landscape Research 33, 225-239.

Dorrough J, Vesk PA, Moll J (2008) Incorporating ecological uncertainty and farm-scale economics when planning restoration. Journal of Applied Ecology 45, 288-295.

Dorrough J, Scroggie MP (2008) Plant responses to agricultural intensification. Journal of Applied Ecology 45, 1274-1283.

Dorrough J, Stol J, McIntyre S (2008) ‘Biodiversity in the Paddock: a land managers guide.’ (Future Farm Industries Co-operative Research Centre)

Duncan DH, Dorrough J, White M, Moxham C (2008) Blowing in the wind? Nutrient enrichment of remnant woodlands in an agricultural landscape. Landscape Ecology 23, 107-119.

Lavorel, S., Grigulis, K., McIntyre, S., Williams, N., Garden, D., Dorrough, J., Berman, S., Quétier, F., Thébault, A., Bonis, A. (2008) Assessing functional diversity in the field -methodology matters! Functional Ecology 22, 134-147.

Moxham C, Dorrough J (2008) Recruitment of Eucalyptus strzeleckii (Myrtaceae) in intensive livestock production landscapes of South Gippsland, Victoria. Australian Journal of Botany 56, 469-476.

Vesk, P.A., Nolan, R., Thomson, J.R., Dorrough, J., Mac Nally, R. (2008) Time lags in provision of habitat resources through revegetation Biological Conservation 141, 174-186.

Dorrough J, Ash JE, Bruce S, McIntyre S (2007) From plant neighbourhood to landscape scales: How grazing modifies native and exotic plant species richness in grassland. Plant Ecology 191, 186-198.

Dorrough J, Moll J, Crosthwaite J (2007) Can intensification of temperate Australian livestock production systems save land for native biodiversity? Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 121, 222-232.

Dorrough J, Stol J, McIntyre S (2007) Drought, grazing management and habitat structure in native pastures. In ‘Native grasses for a thirsty landscape.  Proceedings of the 5th Stipa National Native Grasses Conference on the Management of Native Grasses and Pastures‘. (Ed. C O’Dwyer) FLFR University of  Melbourne: Dookie, pp. 71-77.

Wong N, Dorrough J, Hirth JR, Morgan JW, O’Brien E (2007) Establishment of native perennial shrubs in an agricultural landscape. Austral Ecology 32, 617-625.

Dorrough J, Moxham C, Turner V, Sutter G (2006) Soil phosphorus and tree cover modify the effects of livestock grazing on plant species richness in Australian grassy woodland. Biological Conservation 130, 394-405.

Vesk PA, Dorrough J (2006) Getting trees on farms the easy way?  Lessons from a model of eucalypt regeneration in pastures. Australian Journal of Botany 54, 509-519.

Dorrough J, Moxham C (2005) Eucalypt establishment in agricultural landscapes and implications for landscape-scale restoration. Biological Conservation 123, 55-66.

Sharp S, Dorrough J, Rehwinkel R, Eddy D, Breckwoldt A (2005) ‘The Grassy Ecosystems Management Kit: A Guide To Developing Conservation Management Plans.’ (Environment ACT: Canberra)