Publications

    • Redleaf Environmental (2013)

      Environmental Assessment of the Berlin Road Landslip with reference to the Critically Endangered Phebalium distans, Mt Berryman Phebalium Lockyer Valley. Prepared for the Lockyer Valley Regional Council.

    • Redleaf Environmental (2013)

      Species Management Program for Grigor Bridge Crossing on the Mary River at Conondale. Prepared for Aurecon Australia Pty Ltd, Brisbane

    • Redleaf Environmental (2013)

      Review of Environmental Factors for Quilpie Shire’s Quarry Sites. Prepared for Quilpie Shire Council.

    • Redleaf Environmental (2013)

      A Review of Environmental Factors – Warrego Highway and Goombi Fairymeadow Road Intersection, QGC proposed works. Prepared for the Highland Infrastructure Group.

    • Redleaf Environmental (2013)

      A Review of Environmental Factors – QGC Kenya East Pipe Laydown Facility project, QGC proposed works. Prepared for the Highland Infrastructure Group.

    • Redleaf Environmental (2013)

      A Review of Environmental Factors – redesigned sections of the Tara-Kogan, Kogan-Condamine and Wandoan-Jackson Roads, QGC proposed works. Prepared for the Highland Infrastructure Group.

    • Redleaf Environmental (2013)

      Rockmount Road Deviation Environmental Impact Study. Prepared for the Lockyer Valley Regional Council

    • Redleaf Environmental (2013)

      A risk assessment of water dependent threatened species and communities and water assets of southwest Queensland from coal seam gas and coal mining. Prepared for the South West NRM Ltd, Charleville.

    • Fielder, D.P. (2013)

      Ancient phenotypes revealed through present day species – a morphological analysis of Australia’s saw-shelled turtles including the threatened Myuchelys bellii (Testudines: Chelidae). Chelonian Conservation and Biology, In Press. 

    • Fielder, D.P., Vernes, K., Alacs, E.A. and Georges, A. (2012)

      Mitochondrial gene variation among Australian freshwater turtles in the genus Myuchelys, with special reference to the endangered Myuchelys bellii. Endangered Species Research 17: 63-71. 

    • Fielder, D.P. (2012)

      Seasonal and diel dive performance and behavioral ecology of the bimodally respiring freshwater turtle Myuchelys bellii of eastern Australia. Journal of Comparative Physiology A 198: 129-143.

    • Ford,G., Thomson,B.G. and Macdonald, S. (2012)

      Description of echo-location calls of the Bare-rumped Sheathtail Bat, Saccolaimus saccolaimus from north Queensland. Australasian Bat Society Conference, Melbourne. 

    • Thomson, B.G. (2010)

      Ancient mtDNA signatures of population division and expansion in the bat Chalinolobus morio, since the Pleistocene in eastern Australia. Australasian Bat Society Conference, Darwin. 

    • Fielder, D.P., Vernes, K, Alacs, E. and Georges, A. (2009)

      Ancient phenotypes revealed through present day species – a morphological analysis of Australia’s saw-shelled turtles including the threatened Myuchelys bellii. Presentation at Australian Society of Herpetology, Auckland. 

    • Barratt, P., Fries, N., Bainbridge, E., Webb, P., McNicholl, K., and Prentice, G. (2006)

      Local Solutions at a local level: community-based natural resource management within the Queensland Murray-Darling Basin. Presentation - 7th International Riversymposium, Brisbane.

    • Simmons, A.F (2002)

      An Analysis of Hearths in Open Sites on the Diamantina River, Queensland In Sean Ulm, Catherine Wescott, Jill Reid, Anne Ross, Ian Lilley, Jonathan Prangnell and Luke Lirkwood (eds)  Barriers, Borders, Boundaries: Proceedings of the 2001 Australian Archaeological association Annual Conference, The University of Queensland TEMPUS 7: 75-80.

    • Thomson, B.G., Lumsden, L.F., Coles, R.B. and Richards, G.C. (2008)

      Papuan Sheathtail Bat, Saccolaimus mixtus, in Van Dyck and Strahan (eds) The Mammals of Australia, Third Edition. Reed New Holland, Sydney. 

    • Hall, L.S. , Thomson, B.G. and Milne, D.J. (2008)

      Bare-rumped Sheathtail Bat, Saccolaimus saccolaimus, in Van Dyck and Strahan (eds) The Mammals of Australia, Third Edition. Reed New Holland, Sydney. 

    • Thomson, B.G. (2007)

      MtDNA Gene Flow and insights into the Breeding System of Chalinolobus morio, a small Australian Vespertilionid bat. International Bat Research Conference, Merida, Mexico. 

    • Thomson, B.G. (2006)

      Social Behaviour and Activity Patterns of Chocolate Wattled Bats, Chalinolobus morio. Australiasian Bat Society Conference, Auckland, New Zealand. 

    • Thomson, B.G. (1999)

      Management - Bats in Old Mines. Journal of Mining, Environmental Management, November: 15-19. Mining Journal Publication, Great Britain. 

    • Thomson, B.G. and Ducummon S. (1999)

      Bats in Australia’s abandoned mines: a cooperative approach for integrating bat conservation and mine land reclamation in Proceedings of the 24th Annual Environmental Workshop, Minerals Council of Australia, Townsville. 

    • O’Brien, R.G. and Sparshott, P.E. (1998)

      Bacterial blight in Queensland beetroot crops. Australian Plant Pathology

    • Thomson, B.G. (1998)

      Cooperation to protect rare Cape York Bats, Qld Government Mining  Journal (July), Qld. Department of Mines and Energy, Brisbane. 

    • Godwin, L., S. L’Oste Brown and A.F. Simmons. (1995)

      The Dusty Diamantina?: Site Distribution Patterns in the Queensland Channel Country. Conference paper.

    • Thomson, B.G. (1998)

      Three New Species of Euphorbia L. subgenus Chamaesyce Millsp. (Euphorbiaceae) from Central and Northern Australia. Nuytsia 8 (3): 1-10.

    • Thomson, B.G. (1982)

      Records of Eptesicus vulturnus (Thomas) (Vespertilionidae: Chiroptera) from the Alice Springs Area, Northern Territory. Aust. Mammalogy Vol. 5: 69 - 70.

    • Thomson, B.G., Witts, S. and Martin, P. (1979)

      Niche Separation in Three Species of Water Birds on Sullivans Creek, A.C.T. Corella Vol. 1 (3). RAOU

    • Fielder, D.P. (2012)

      A risk assessment of water dependent threatened species and communities and water assets of southwest Queensland from coal seam gas and coal mining. Prepared by Red Leaf Projects for the South West NRM Ltd, Charleville.

    • Fielder, D.P. (2012)

      Review of Environmental Factors: Proposed Borrow Pit Sites, Quilpie Shire. Aurecon Report for Department of Transport and Main Roads, TNRP. 

    • Fielder, D.P. (2012)

      Review of Environmental Factors for the Toowoomba Regional Council Flood Restoration Works. The Harrison Group, Toowoomba.

    • Simmons, A.F (2011)

      Thargomindah Burial Project – Initial Archaeological assessment report for Kullilli Traditional Owners and SW NRM. Department of Environment and Resource Management, Toowoomba. 

    • Fielder, D.P. and Hobson, R. (2009)

      Severn River autumn fauna survey report. Western Region, Terrestrial Parks Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service Toowoomba July 2009. 

    • Simmons, A.F (2007)

      “Life in a Corridor”: Investigating the appropriateness of arid zone colonisation models in the Diamantina Channel Country. University of Queensland

    • Thomson, B.G., Reardon, T. and Pavey, C. (2004)

      Recovery plan for cave-dwelling bats - Rhinolophus philippinensis, Hipposideros semoni and Taphozous troughtoni 2000 -2005. QPWS / NHT. 

    • Sparshott, P.E. and Sparshott, K.M. (2003)

      Survey and Environmental Recommendations for Proposed Gas Infrastructure Surat Basin. A report prepared for Mosaic Oil Pty Ltd. 

    • Choy, S., Ramage, D., Jones, G. and Barratt, P. (2002)

      Prioritising Research on Inland Aquatic Ecosystems in Queensland, report prepared for the Consortium for Integrated Resource Management. Department of Natural Resources and Mines, Brisbane.

    • Sparshott, K.M. and Sparshott, P.E. (2002)

      Flora and Fauna Survey of Proposed Gas Pipeline Route from Churchie Gasfield to Silver Springs-Wallumbilla Line, Surat.  A report prepared for Mosaic Oil Pty Ltd.

    • Sparshott, K.M. and Sparshott, P.E. (2001)

      Botanical Survey of Wyberba to Ericdale Telephone Line. A report prepared for Sinclair Knight Merz Pty Ltd.

    • Sparshott, P.E. and Hobson, R. (2001)

      A field study of New Holland Mouse Pseudomys novaehollandiae at ‘Tyirrima’. Queensland Field Naturalists 

    • Sparshott, P.E. and Sparshott, K.M. (1999)

      Survey and Environmental Recommendations for Purga Creek Nature Refuge, Ipswich. A report prepared for Ipswich City Council Environment Section. 

    • Porter, C, L’Oste-Brown and Godwin, L. (1998)

      Towards an Indigenous Social and Cultural Landscape of the Bowen Basin.  Bowen Basin Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Project.  Cultural Heritage Monograph Series, Volume 2.  Queensland Department of Environment, Brisbane. 

    • Porter, C. (1998)

      Report on the assessment of Aboriginal cultural heritage values for the Curragh East Project Area. Prepared for Nghally Ghungalu Thoonieda Aboriginal Corporation on behalf of ARCO Coal Pty. Ltd. 

    • Porter, C. (1998)

      Aboriginal cultural heritage values for the proposed Yarrabee South coal mine.  Prepared for Nghally Ghungalu Thoonieda Aboriginal Corporation on behalf of Yarrabee Coal Pty. Ltd.

    • Porter, C. (1998)

      Report on the assessment of Aboriginal cultural heritage values in the area of the proposed Great Barrier Reef International Resort, Zilzie, Central Queensland.  Prepared for Darumbal-Noolar Murree Aboriginal Corporation for Land and Culture.

    • Porter, C. (1998)

      Report on the assessment of Aboriginal cultural heritage values in the area of the re-alignment of the Blackwater to Mackenzie River dragline walkway relocation and associated borrow pit areas at Tolmies and Burngrove Creeks.  Prepared for Nghally Ghungalu Thoonieda Aboriginal Corporation on behalf of BHP Coal Pty. Ltd.

    • Porter, C. (1998)

      Report on a salvage of Aboriginal stone artefacts from the area of the proposed Trap Gully coal haul road.  Prepared for the Palmtree Wutaru Aboriginal Corporation for Land and Culture.

    • Bean, A.R., Sparshott, K.M., McDonald, W.J.F. and Neldner, V.J. (Eds) (1998)

      Forest Ecosystem Mapping and Analysis of South-eastern Queensland Biogeographic Region.  A.  Vegetation Survey and Mapping.  Report for Queensland CRA/RFA Steering Committee. Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage, and Environment Australia, Commonwealth Department of the Environment, Sport and Territories, Brisbane.

    • Sparshott, K.M. and Grimshaw, P. (1998)

      Vegetation Survey and Mapping of Southern Brigalow Belt Biogeographical Region.  Goondiwindi 1:250,000 mapsheet (QLD portion).  Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment.

    • Sparshott, K.M. (1998)

      An Unlikely Discovery in Brisbane’s Backyard.  Proc. Royal Society of Queensland Symposium - “Wild Discoveries”.

    • Porter, C. (1997)

      A report on the assessment of Aboriginal cultural heritage values in the Theodore North area, ML 5657.  Prepared for Palmtree Wutaru Aboriginal Corporation for Land and Culture on behalf of Shell Coal Australia Limited.

    • Porter, C. (1997)

      A report on the Aboriginal cultural heritage values in the area of the proposed Togara North rail spurline.  Prepared for the Nghally Ghungalu Thoonieda Corporation on behalf of the Togara North Joint Venture.

    • Sparshott, K.M. and Sparshott, P.E. (1997)

      Survey of Lot 51, Mudgeeraba, for Proposed Housing Development. A report prepared for Aspect Landscape Consultants Pty Ltd. 

    • Sparshott, K.M., et al. (1997)

      Vegetation Survey and Mapping of the South-eastern Queensland Biogeographical Region. Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment, and Environment Australia, Commonwealth Department of the Environment, Brisbane.

    • Sparshott, K.M. (1997)

      Vegetation Survey and Mapping of South-eastern Queensland Biogeographical Region.  Eidsvold 1:100,000 mapsheet (SEQ portion).  Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment.

    • Sparshott, K.M., Sandercoe, C.S. and Stanton, J.P. (1997)

      Vegetation Survey and Mapping of South-eastern Queensland Biogeographical Region.  Wide Bay 1:100,000 mapsheet.  Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment.

    • Sparshott, K.M. (1997)

      Vegetation Survey and Mapping of South-eastern Queensland Biogeographical Region.  Pialba 1:100,000 mapsheet.  Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment.

    • Sparshott, K.M. (1997)

      Vegetation Survey and Mapping of South-eastern Queensland Biogeographical Region.  Childers 1:100,000 mapsheet.  Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment.

    • Sparshott, K.M. (1997)

      Vegetation Survey and Mapping of South-eastern Queensland Biogeographical Region.  Wide Bay 1:100,000 mapsheet.  Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment.

    • Sparshott, K.M. and Sparshott, P.E. (1997)

      Survey of Mudgeeraba Property for Proposed Housing Development.

    • Porter, C. (1996)

      Archaeological assessment of Telstra’s proposed Bogee to Glen Alice optical fibre cable route, New South Wales.  Prepared for Network Design and Construction NSW, Telstra Australia.

    • Porter, C. (1995)

      The archaeology of status: a case study of St. Helena Island, Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia. Hons Thesis, University of New England, Armidale NSW

    • Sparshott, K.M. (1995)

      Texas 1:100,000 Mapsheet - Methodology and Results. Basincare Project M305, Task 5 Pilot Project.  Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage.

    • Sparshott, K.M. and Sparshott, P.E. (1994)

      Survey of Timber Reserve 766 and Hancock Pine Plantation. A report prepared for Milne Consulting Engineers Pty Ltd. 

    • Sparshott, K.M. and Sparshott, P.E. (1993)

      Botanical Survey of Ferny Hills Property for Proposed Housing Development. A report prepared for Sinclair Knight and Partners Pty Ltd. 

    • Sparshott, K.M., Sparshott, P.E. and Hohnen, C. (1993)

      Botanical Survey of Proposed QEC Springdale-Murphys Creek Powerline Route. A report prepared for Sinclair Knight and Partners Pty Ltd, for the Queensland Electricity Commission. 

    • Sparshott, K.M. and Bostock, P.D. (1993)

      An Assessment of Rare and Threatened Wetlands Flora and their Habitats in National Estate Interim Listed Areas on North Stradbroke Island.  A report prepared for the Stradbroke Island Management Organisation.  Queensland Herbarium, Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage.

    • Thomson, B.G. and Latz, P.K. (1992)

      Botany in Flora and Fauna of the Sir Edward Pellew Group of Islands, Conservation Commission of the N.T. (internal report).

    • Fielder, D.P. (2012)

      Western Sawshelled Turtle Myuchelys bellii Thomson and Georges 2009. In Queensland’s Threatened Animals. (Eds LK Curtis, AJ Dennis, KR McDonald, PM Kyne and SJS Debus). CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

    • Fielder, D.P. and Georges, A. (2012)

      Mary River Turtle Elusor macrurus Cann and Legler, 1994. In Queensland’s Threatened Animals. (Eds LK Curtis, AJ Dennis, KR McDonald, PM Kyne and SJS Debus). CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne. 

    • Fielder, D.P., Davidson, W.D. and Barratt, P.J. (2011)

      Aquatic Conservation Assessment (using AquaBAMM) for the freshwater wetlands of the Queensland Murray-Darling Basin. Department of Environment and Resource Management, Brisbane.

    • P.J. Barratt (2011)

      Queensland Wetlands Program (2011) Identification of High Conservation Value Aquatic Ecosystems (HCVAE) in the Queensland Murray Darling Basin through targeted collection of wetland inventory data across the northern basin. Prepared by P.J. Barratt, Department of Environment and Resource Management, Brisbane.

    • Fielder, D.P. (2010)

      Population ecology, ecophysiology, phylogenetics and taxonomy of the threatened western sawshelled turtle, Myuchelys bellii, from the Murray-Darling Basin of Australia. Ph.D. Thesis. University of New England, Armidale NSW.

    • Clayton, P.D., Fielder, D.P., Baratt, P.J. and Hill, C.J. (2008)

      Aquatic Conservation Assessment (ACA), using AquaBAMM, for freshwater wetlands of the Condamine River catchment. Published by the Environmental Protection Agency, Brisbane.

    • Clayton, P.D., Fielder, D.P., Baratt, P.J. and Hill, C.J. (2008)

      Aquatic Conservation Assessment (ACA), using AquaBAMM, for freshwater wetlands of the Baffle Creek catchment. Published by the Environmental Protection Agency, Brisbane.

    • Milne, D. J., Thomson, B.G. and Burwell, C. J. (2008)

      Northern Cave Bat, Vespadelus caurinus, in Van Dyck and Strahan (eds) The Mammals of Australia, Third Edition. Reed New Holland, Sydney. 

    • Clayton, P.D., Fielder, D.P., Howell, S. and Hill, C.J. (2006)

      Aquatic Biodiversity Assessment and Mapping Method (AquaBAMM): a conservation values assessment tool for wetlands with trial application in the Burnett River Catchment. Published by the Environmental Protection Agency. 

    • Thomson, B.G. (2006)

      Australia’s Most Deadly and Dangerous Beasts, Lothian Publishers, Melbourne.

    • Thomson, B.G. (2004)

      Conservation Management of Cave-dwelling Bats in Protected Area Management (Principles and Practices). Oxford University Press.

    • Galbraith, R. and Sparshott, K.M. (2003)

      The Glovebox Guide: A Guide to Vegetation Management in Stanthorpe Shire.  Stanthorpe Shire Council, Stanthorpe.  Environmental Protection Agency, Toowoomba.

    • Thomson, B., Clague, C., Ellis, M. Schulz, M. and Young A. (1999)

      Little Pied Bat, in Duncan, Baker and Montgomery (eds) Action Plan for Australian Bats, Environment Australia, Canberra.

    • Fielder, D.P. (1996)

      Riparian zone management manual. Condamine Catchment Management Association, Toowoomba.

    • Thomson, B.G. (1995)

      Euphorbia L. in Dunlop, C. and Leach G. and Cowie, I.D. Flora of the Darwin Region Vol.2. Conservation Commission of the N.T. 

    • Thomson, B.G. and Kube, P.D. (1990)

      Arid Zone Eucalypts of the Northern Territory, Botanical Bulletin No.9, Conservation Commission of the N.T.

    • Thomson, B.G. (1989)

      A Field Guide to the Bats of the Northern Territory. Conservation Commission of the N.T., Alice Springs.

    • Fielder, D.P. (2009)

      Endangered listing for Myuchelys bellii Western Sawshelled Turtle. 2009 IUCN Australasia Freshwater Turtle Workshop, Brisbane. 

    • Barratt, P. and Kyne, P. ()

      Dasyatis leylandi Painted Maskray, Cephaloscyllium sp. A Whitefin Swell Shark; Cephaloscyllium sp. B Saddled Swell Shark; Cephaloscyllium sp. C Northern Draughtboard Shark

    • Barratt, P., Cavanagh, R., and Kyne, P. ()

      Chiloscyllium indicum Slender Bamboo Shark

    • Barratt, P. and Cavanagh, R. ()

      Heterodontus zebra Zebra Horn Shark.