Technical reports

Kirk H, Threlfall C, Soanes K, Ramalho C, Parris K, Amati M, Bekessy SA, Mata L. (2018) Linking nature in the city: A framework for improving ecological connectivity across the City of Melbourne. Report prepared for the City of Melbourne Urban Sustainability Branch. LINK

Kirk H, Smith T, Backstrom A, Morán-Ordóñez A, Garrard GE, Gordon A, Ives CD, Bekessy SA, Mata L. (2017) Our City’s Little Gems – Butterfly diversity and flower-butterfly interactions in the City of Melbourne. Report prepared for the City of Melbourne, Australia. LINK

Crowe, P.; Bell, M.; Kirk, H.; Burgin, D. (2017). Flesh-footed shearwater population monitoring on Ohinau and Lady Alice Islands, 2016/17 report. Report prepared by Wildlife Management International Limited for the New Zealand Department of Conservation, Wellington. LINK

Kirk, H.; Crowe, P.; Bell, M. (2017). Foraging distribution and behaviour of flesh-footed shearwaters (Puffinus carneipes) breeding on Lady Alice Island –February 2017. Report prepared by Wildlife Management International Limited for the New Zealand Department of Conservation, Wellington. LINK

 

Peer reviewed publications
Bell, M., Burgin D., Crowe, P. & Kirk, H. (2017). Timing and duration of egg-laying of flesh-footed shearwater (Puffinus carneipes) in New Zealand. Notornis 64 (3). LINK

Tyson, C., Kirk, H., Fayet, A., Van Loon, E.E., Shoji, A., Dean, B., Perrins, C., Freeman, R., Guilford, T. (2017) . Coordinated foraging in a Pelagic seabird. Animal Behaviour 132 (73-79). LINK

Fayet, A., Freeman, R., Shoji, A., Kirk, H., Padget, O., Perrins, C., Guilford, T. (2016). Carry-over effects on the annual cycle of a migratory seabird: an experimental study. Journal of Animal Ecology 85 (6). LINK

Shoji, A., Aris-Brosou, S., Owen, E., Bolton, M., Boyle, D., Fayet, A., Dean, B., Kirk, H., … Guilford. T. (2016). Foraging flexibility and search patterns are unlinked during breeding in a free-ranging seabird. Marine Biology 163 (72).

Shoji, A., Aris-Brosou, A.S., Culina A., Fayet A., Kirk, H., Padget, O., Juarez-Martinez, I., … Guilford, T. (2016). Breeding phenology and winter activity predict subsequent breeding success in a trans-global migratory seabird. Biology Letters 11 (10).

Shoji, A., Dean, B., Kirk, H., Freeman, R., Perrins, C., Guilford, T. (2016). Adaptive foraging strategies during breeding in a free-ranging seabird. Ibis 158 (3).

Fayet, A., Freeman, R., Shoji, A., Kirk, H., Boyle, D., Dean, B. Perrins, C.M., Guilford, T. (2016). Drivers of dispersive migration in a pelagic seabird. Behavioural Ecology 27 (4).

Dean, B., Kirk, H., Shoji, A., Fayet, A., Freeman, R., Leonard, K., Perrins, C.M., Guilford, T. (2015). Simultaneous multicolony tracking of a pelagic seabird reveals cross-colony utilization of a shared resource. Marine Ecology Progress Series 538 239-248.

Shoji, A., Owen, E., Bolton, M., Dean, B., Kirk, H., Fayet, A., Boyle, D., Freeman, R., … Guilford, T. (2014). Flexible foraging strategies in a diving seabird with high flight cost. Marine Biology 161 2121-2129.

Freeman, R., Dean, B., Kirk, H., Leonard, K., Phillips, R. A., Perrins, C. M., … Guilford, T. (2013). Predictive ethoinformatics reveals the complex migratory behaviour of a pelagic seabird , the Manx Shearwater. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface 10 (84).

Kirk, H., Morgan, G.D., & Guilford, T. (2012) Ramsey Island Manx Shearwater geolocation study: Field report 2012. Birds in Wales 10 (1).

Dean, B., Freeman, R., Kirk, H., Leonard, K., Phillips, R. a, Perrins, C. M., & Guilford, T. (2012). Behavioural mapping of a pelagic seabird: combining multiple sensors and a hidden Markov model reveals the distribution of at-sea behaviour. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface 10 (78).

Guilford, T., Freeman, R., Boyle, D., Dean, B., Kirk, H., Phillips, R., & Perrins, C. (2011). A Dispersive Migration in the Atlantic Puffin and Its Implications for Migratory Navigation. PLoS ONE, 6 (7).

Dean, B., Freeman, R., Fayet, A., Kirk, H., Maurice, L., Taylor, C., … Guilford, T. (2011). Geolocation reveals the migratory movements of Manx Shearwaters breeding on Lundy Island. Devon Birds. 64 (2), 15–24.

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