The importance of underground shelter resources for reptiles in dryland landscapes: A woma python case study

@article{Bruton2014TheIO,
  title={The importance of underground shelter resources for reptiles in dryland landscapes: A woma python case study},
  author={Melissa J. Bruton and Clive McAlpine and Andrew G. Smith and Craig E. Franklin},
  journal={Austral Ecology},
  year={2014},
  volume={39},
  pages={819-829}
}
For effective fauna conservation and management, ecologists are required to identify the resources that are critical for species to survive, and consider how these are distributed across landscapes. The critical resources usually considered are food and water, but the availability of appropriate shelter resources can be a key driver of habitat suitability for terrestrial reptiles and amphibians. Reptiles are important components of dryland ecosystems, yet we have little understanding about how… Expand
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