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2017

Hradsky BA, Robley A, Alexander R, Ritchie EG, York, Di Stefano J (2017) Human-modified habitats facilitate forest-dwelling populations of an invasive predator, Vulpes vulpes. Scientific Reports PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Hradsky BA, Penman TD, Ababei D, Hanea A, Ritchie EG, York A and Di Stefano J (2017) Bayesian networks elucidate interactions between fire and other drivers of terrestrial fauna distributions. Ecosphere PDF DOI ALTMETRIC 

Lindenmayer D, et al. (2017) Save Australia’s ecological research. Science PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Carroll C, Hartl B, Goldman GT, Rohlf DJ, Treves A, Kerr JT, Ritchie EG, Kingsford RT, Gibbs KE, Maron M, Watson JEM (2017) Defending the scientific integrity of conservation-policy processes. Conservation Biology, PDF DOI ALTMETRIC 

van Eeden LM, Dickman CR, Ritchie EG, Newsome TM (2017) Shifting public values and what they mean for increasing democracy in wildlife management decisions. Biodiversity and Conservation, PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Van Eeden LM, Crowther MS, Dickman CR, Macdonald DW, Ripple WJ, Ritchie EG, Newsome TM (2017) Managing conflict between large carnivores and livestock. Conservation Biology, PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Newsome TM, Greenville AC, Ćirović D, Dickman CR, Johnson CN, Krofel M, Letnic M, Ripple WJ, Ritchie EG, Stoyanov S, Wirsing AJ (2017) Top predators constrain mesopredator distributions. Nature Communications, PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Doherty TS, Dickman CR, Glen AS, Newsome TM, Nimmo DG, Ritchie EG, Vanak AT, Wirsing AJ (2017) The global impacts of domestic dogs on threatened vertebrates. Biological Conservation, PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Newsome TM, Fleming PJS, Dickman CR, Doherty TS, Ripple WJ, Ritchie EG, Wirsing AJ (2017) Making a New Dog? BioSciencePDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Hradsky BA, Mildwaters C, Ritchie EG, Christie F, Di Stefano J (2017) Responses of invasive predators and native prey to a prescribed forest fire. Journal of Mammalogy PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Ritchie EG, Driscoll DA, Maron M (2017) Communication: Science censorship is a global issue, Nature 542 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC


2016

Newsome TM, Greenville AC, Letnic M, Ritchie EG, Dickman CR (2017) The case for a dingo reintroduction in Australia remains strong: A reply to Morgan et al., 2016, Food Webs, PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Legge S, Murphy BP, McGregor H, Woinarski JCW, Augusteyn J, Ballard G, Baseler M, Buckmaster T, Dickman CR, Doherty T, Edwards G, Eyre T, Fancourt BA, Ferguson D, Forsyth DM, Geary WL, Gentle M, Gillespie G, Greenwood L, Hohnen R, Hume S, Johnson CN, Maxwell M, McDonald PJ, Morris K, Moseby K, Newsome T, Nimmo D, Paltridge R, Ramsey D, Read J, Rendall A, Rich M, Ritchie EG, Rowland J, Short J, Stokeld D, Sutherland DR, Wayne AF, Woodford L, Zewe F (2016) Enumerating a continental-scale threat: How many feral cats are in Australia? Biological Conservation PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Doherty TS, Dickman CR, Johnson CN, Legge SM, Ritchie EG, Woinarski JCZ (2016) Impacts and management of feral cats Felis catus in Australia. Mammal Review PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Wadley JJ, Fordham DA, Thomson VA, Ritchie EG, Austin JJ (2016) Phylogeography of the antilopine wallaroo (Macropus antilopinus) across tropical northern Australia. Ecology and Evolution PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Wallach AD, Dekker AH, Lurgi M, Montoya JM, Fordham DA, Ritchie EG (2016) Trophic cascades in 3D: Network analysis reveals how apex predators structure ecosystems. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Doherty TS, Glen AS, Nimmo DG, Ritchie EG, Dickman CR (2016) Invasive predators and global biodiversity loss. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Ritchie EG, Schultner J, Nimmo DG, Fischer J, Hanspach J, Kuemmerle T, Kehoe L, Dorresteijn I (2016) Crying wolf: limitations of predator–prey studies need not preclude their salient messages, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 283:1834 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Melville J, Haines ML, Hale J, Chapple S, Ritchie EG (2016) Concordance in phylogeography and ecological niche modelling identify dispersal corridors for reptiles in arid Australia. Journal of Biogeography PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Doherty TS, Ritchie EG (2016) Stop jumping the gun: A call for evidence-based invasive predator management. Conservation Letters PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Chia EK, Bassett M, Leonard SWJ, Hollanda GJ, Ritchie EG , Clarke MF, Bennett AF (2016) Effects of the fire regime on mammal occurrence after wildfire: Site effects vs landscape context in fire-prone forests, Forest Ecology and Management PDF DOI ALTMETRIC


2015

Chia EK, Bassett M, Nimmo DG, Leonard SWJ, Ritchie EG, Clarke MF, Bennett AF (2015) Fire severity and fire-induced landscape heterogeneity affect arboreal mammals in fire-prone forests, Ecosphere, 6:10 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Fordyce A, Hradsky BA, Ritchie EG, Di Stefano J (2015) Fire affects microhabitat selection, movement patterns, and body condition of an Australian rodent (Rattus fuscipes), Journal of Mammalogy PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Atwood TB, Connolly RM, Ritchie EG, Lovelock, CE, Heithaus MR, Hays GC, Fourqurean JM, Macreadie PI (2015) Predators help protect carbon stocks in blue carbon ecosystems, Nature Climate Change PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Allan BM, Ierodiaconou D, Nimmo DG, Herbert M, Ritchie EG (2015) Free as a drone: ecologists can add UAVs to their toolbox. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 13: 354–355. PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Woinarski JCZ, Morris K, Ritchie EG (2015) Draft national targets for feral cat management: Towards the effective control of feral cats in Australia – targets with teeth in Tracey J, Lane C, Fleming P, Dickman C, Quinn J, Buckmaster, T, McMahon S (ed) (2015) 2015 National Feral Cat Management Workshop Proceedings, Canberra, 21-22 April 2015. PestSmart Toolkit publication, Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre, Canberra, Australia. PDF LINK

Dorresteijn I, Schultner J, Nimmo DG, Fischer J, Hanspach J, Kuemmerle T, Kehoe L, Ritchie EG (2015) Incorporating anthropogenic effects into trophic ecology: predator–prey interactions in a human-dominated landscape, Proceedings of the Royal Society B,282: 20151602 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Doherty TS, Dickman CR, Nimmo DG, Ritchie EG (2015) Multiple threats, or multiplying the threats? Interactions between invasive predators and other ecological disturbances, Biological Conservation, 190, 60-68 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Specht A,  Guru S, Houghton L,  Keniger L, Driver P,  Ritchie EG, Lai K, Treloar A (2015) Data management challenges in analysis and synthesis in the ecosystem sciences, Science of the Total Environment DOI PDF ALTMETRIC

Davis NE, Forsyth DM, Triggs B, Pascoe C, Benshemesh J, Robley A, Lawrence J, Nimmo DG, Ritchie EG, Lumsden LF (2015) Interspecific and Geographic Variation in the Diets of Sympatric Carnivores: Dingoes/Wild Dogs and Red Foxes in South-Eastern Australia. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0120975. PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Ziembicki MR, Woinarski JCZ, Webb JK, Vanderduys E, Tuft K, Smith J, Ritchie EG, Reardon TB, Radford IJ, Preece N, Perry JP, Murphy BP, McGregor H, Legge S, Leahy L, Lawes MJ, Kanowski J, Johnson CN, James A, Griffiths AD, Gillespie G, Frank ASK, Fisher A, Burbidge AA (2015) Stemming the tide: progress towards resolving the causes of decline and implementing management responses for the disappearing mammal fauna of northern Australia, Therya 2015 6(1) 169-225 PDF DOI

Newsome TM, Ballard G, Crowther MS, Glen AS, Dellinger JA, Fleming PJS, Greenville AC, Johnson CN, Letnic M, Moseby KE, Nimmo DG, Nelson MP, Read JL,  Ripple WJ, Ritchie EG,  Shores CR, Wallach AD, Wirsing AJ, Dickman CR (2015) Resolving the value of the dingo in ecological restoration, Restoration Ecology PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Bassett M, Chia EK, Leonard SWJ, Nimmo DG, Holland GJ, Ritchie EG, Clarke MF, Bennett AF (2015) The effects of topographic variation and the fire regime on coarse woody debris: Insights from a large wildfire, Forest Ecology and Management, 340, 126–134 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC


2014

Dickman CR, Glen AS, Jones ME, Soule ME, Ritchie EG, Wallach AD (2014) Strongly interactive carnivore species: maintaining and restoring, in: Glen AS, Dickman CR (eds) Carnivores of Australia: Past, Present and Future, CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood LINK

Forsyth D, Woolnough AP, Nimmo D, Ritchie EG, Kennedy M, Pople A, Watson I (2014) A comment on the influence of dingoes on the Australian sheep flock. Australian Veterinary Journal, 92: 461–462. PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Payne CJ, Ritchie EG, Kelly LT, Nimmo DG (2014) Does Fire Influence the Landscape-Scale Distribution of an Invasive Mesopredator? PLoS ONE 9(10): e107862 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Bradby K, Fitzsimons JA, Del Marco A, Driscoll DA, Ritchie EG, Lau J, Bradshaw CJA Hobbs RJ (2014) Ecological connectivity or Barrier Fence? Critical choices on the agricultural margins of Western Australia. Ecological management and restoration 15(3) 180–190 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Sergio F, Schmitz OJ, Krebs CJ, Holt RD, Heithaus MR, Wirsing AJ, Ripple WJ, Ritchie EG, Ainley D, Oro D, Jhala Y, Hiraldo F, Korpimäki E (2014) Towards a cohesive, holistic view of top predation: a definition, synthesis and perspective. Oikos PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Harris DB, Gregory SD, Brook BW, Ritchie EG, Croft DB, Coulson G, Fordham DA (2014) The influence of non-climate predictors at local and landscape resolutions depends on the autecology of the species. Austral Ecology PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Johnson CN, Crowther MS, Dickman CR, Letnic MI, Newsome TM, Nimmo DG, Ritchie EG, Wallach AD (2014) Experiments in no-impact control of dingoes: comment on Allen et al. 2013. Frontiers in Zoology 11:17 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Eldridge MDB, Potter S, Johnson CN, Ritchie EG (2014) Differing impact of a major biogeographic barrier on genetic structure in two large kangaroos from the monsoon tropics of Northern Australia, Ecology and Evolution PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Ripple WJ, Estes JA, Beschta RL, Wilmers CC, Ritchie EG, Hebblewhite M, Berger J, Elmhagen B, Letnic M, Nelson MP, Schmitz OJ, Smith DW, Wallach AD, Wirsing AJ (2014) Status and ecological effects of the world’s largest carnivores, Science, 343(6167) PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Ritchie EG, Dickman CR, Letnic M, Vanak AT (2014) Chapter 2: Dogs as predators and trophic regulators, in Gompper (ed.) Free-Ranging Dogs and Wildlife Conservation, 55–68, Oxford University Press, Oxford. LINK

Vanak AT, Dickman CR, Silva-Rodriguez EA, Butler JRA, Ritchie EG (2014) Chapter 3: Top-dogs and under-dogs: competition between dogs and sympatric carnivores, in Gompper (ed.) Free-Ranging Dogs and Wildlife Conservation, 69–93, Oxford University Press, Oxford. LINK

Miller KK, Ritchie EG, Westonin MA (2014) Chapter 12: The human dimensions of dog–wildlife interactions, in Gompper (ed.) Free-Ranging Dogs and Wildlife Conservation, 286–304, Oxford University Press, Oxford. LINK


2013

Ritchie EG, Bradshaw CJA, Dickman CR, Hobbs R, Johnson CN, Johnston EL, Laurence WF, Lindenmayer D, McCarthy MA, Nimmo DG, Possingham HH, Pressey RL, Watson DM, Woinarski J (2013) Continental-scale governance failure will hasten loss of Australia’s biodiversity, Conservation Biology, 27(6) 1133–1135 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Johnson CN, Ritchie EG (2013) The dingo and biodiversity conservation: response to Fleming et al. Australian Mammalogy, 2013, 35, 8–14 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Allan BM, Arnould JPY, Martin JK, Ritchie EG (2013) A cost-effective and informative method of GPS tracking wildlife, Wildlife Research, 40, 345–348 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC 

Robinson NM, Leonard SWJ, Ritchie EG, Bassett M, Chia EK, Buckingham S, Gibb H, Bennett AF, Clarke MF (2013) Refuges for fauna in fire-prone landscapes: their ecological function and importance. Journal of Applied Ecology PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Ritchie EG, Nimmo DG, Bradshaw CJA, Burgman MA, Martin JK, McCarthy MA, Parris KM,  Dickman CR, French K, Hobbs R, Hughes L, Johnson CN, Johnston E, Laurance WF, Lindenmayer  D, Lunt ID, McIntyre S, Possingham HP, Pressey B, Watson DM, Woinarski J (2013) Relaxed laws imperil Australian wildlife, Nature 498, 434 DOI ALTMETRIC


2012

Brook LA, Johnson CN, Ritchie EG (2012) Effects of predator control on behaviour of an apex predator and indirect consequences for mesopredator suppression, Journal of Applied Ecology, 49:6, 1278–1286 DOI ALTMETRIC

Letnic M, Ritchie EG, Dickman CR (2012) Top predators as biodiversity regulators : the dingo Canis lupus dingo as a case study, Biological Reviews, 87:2, 390–413 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Ritchie EG, Elmhagen B, Glen, AS, Letnic M, Ludwig G, McDonald, RA (2012) Ecosystem restoration with teeth: what role for predators?, Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 27:5, 265–271 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Fischer J, Ritchie EG, Hanspach J (2012) An academia beyond quantity: a reply to Loyola et al. and Halme et al., Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 27:11, 587–588 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Fischer J, Ritchie EG, Hanspach J (2012) Academia’s obsession with quantity, Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 27:9, 473–474 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC


2011

Melville J, Ritchie EG, Chapple SNJ, Glor RE, Schulte JA (2011) Evolutionary origins and diversification of dragon lizards in Australia’s tropical savannas, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 58:2, 257–270 DOI ALTMETRIC

Woinarski JCZ, Legge S, Fitzsimons JA, Traill BJ, Burbidge AA, Fisher, Alaric F, Ron SC, Gordon IJ, Griffiths AD, Johnson CN, McKenzi NL, Palmer C, Radford I, Rankmore B, Ritchie EG, Ward S, Ziembicki M (2011) The disappearing mammal fauna of northern Australia: context, cause, and response, Conservation Letters, 4:3, 192–201 PDF DOI ALTMETRIC

Letnic M, Crowthe MS, Dickman CR, Ritchie EG (2011) Demonising the dingo: how much wild dogma is enough?, Current Zoology, 57:5, 668–670 PDF


2010

Ritchie EG (2010) Ecology and conservation of the antilopine wallaroo: an overview of current knowledge, in Coulson G, Eldridge M (eds), Macropods: the biology of kangaroos, wallabies and rat kangaroos, 179–186, CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood.

Wallach AD, Johnson CN, Ritchie EG, O’Neill AJ (2010) Predator control promotes invasive dominated ecological states, Ecology Letters, 13:8, 1008–1018

Ritchie EG, Johnson CN (2010) Dingoes: managing for ecosystem resilience and pastoral productivity, in unknown (ed.), Queensland Pest Animal Symposium Proceedings 2010, Queensland Pest Animal Symposium, Gladstone, Queensland

Ritchie EG, Johnson CN (2010) Putting the bite back into biodiversity conservation and rangeland management: what role(s) for dingoes?, in AMS 2010: Australian Mammal Sociey 56th Meeting Conference Handbook, Australian Mammal Society, Canberra, ACT


2009

Ritchie EG, Martin JK, Johnson CN, Fox BJ (2009) Separating the influences of environment and species interactions on patterns of distribution and abundance: competition between large herbivores, Journal of Animal Ecology, 78:4, 724–731

Ritchie EG, Johnson CN (2009) Predator interactions, mesopredator release and biodiversity conservation, Ecology Letters, 12:9, 982–998

Wallach AD, Ritchie EG, Read J, O’Neill AJ (2009) More than mere numbers: the impact of lethal control on the social stability of a top-order predator, PLoS ONE, 4:9, 1–8

Ritchie EG (2009) Scorcher: the dirty politics of climate change, Australian Zoologist, 35:1, 113–114

Ritchie EG (2009) Non-invasive survey methods for carnivores, Austral Ecology, 34:8, 964–965


2008

Ritchie EG, Bolitho EE (2008) Australia’s savanna herbivores: bioclimatic distributions and an assessment of the potential impact of regional climate change, Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 81:6, 880–890

Ritchie EG, Martin JK, Krockenberger AK, Garnett S, Johnson CN (2008) Large herbivore distribution and abundance: intra-and inter-specific niche variation in the tropics, Ecological Monographs, 78:1, 105–122

Ritchie EG (2008) Evolution and biogeography of Australasian vertebrates, Austral ecology, 33:1, 1–???

Ritchie EG (2008) Large herbivore ecology, ecosystem dynamics and conservation, Austral ecology, 33:5, 702–???

Ritchie EG (2008) Antilopine wallaroo, in Van Dyck, Steve and Strahan, Ronald (eds), The Mammals of Australia, New Holland Publishers, Sydney, NSW


2007

Martin JK, Coulson G, Di Stefano J, Ritchie EG, Greenfield A, Catachin H, Evans, LN (2007) The Viggers and Hearn conundrum: a kangaroo home range study with no implications for land management, Journal of Applied Ecology, 44:5, 1080–1085


2006

Ritchie EG, Martin JK (2006) Southern Boobook Ninox novaeseelandiae feeding on the fungus Pislithus albus in north Queensland, Australian Field Ornithology, 23:1, 46–47