Publications

Since its formation in late 2011, Nature Glenelg Trust (also incorporating our trading names Aquasave - NGT and NGT Consulting) has consistently delivered high quality reports and scientific papers. These publications are listed (and some are linked) below.
Since its formation in late 2011, Nature Glenelg Trust (also incorporating our trading names Aquasave - NGT and NGT Consulting) has consistently delivered high quality reports and scientific papers. These publications are listed (and some are linked) below.

2016 – 2015 – 2014201320122011Relevant earlier publications

2016

Whiterod, N.S., Zukowski, S., Asmus, M., Gilligan, D., and Miller, A.D. (2016) Genetic analyses reveal limited dispersal and recovery potential in the large freshwater crayfish Euastacus armatus from the southern Murray-Darling Basin. Marine and Freshwater Research DOI: 10.1071/MF16006.

2015

Bachmann, M. (2015). Discussion Paper 2 – May 2015: Exploring how wetlands of the Northern Bakers Range Watercourse can benefit the Coorong Ramsar site through the SE Flows Restoration Project. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bachmann, M. (2015). Restoring wetlands of the upper Wannon River floodplain, south-west Victoria. Wetlands Australia Magazine Issue #26, February 2015. Australian Government.

Bachmann, M. R. & Haywood, B. T. (2015). Review of the Regional Action Plan for the Heath Mouse in the South East of South Australia: 2015-2020. Report to Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bachmann, M. & Holland, E. (2015). Protecting and Restoring Iconic Wetlands in Australia. National Wetlands Newsletter, Published by the Environmental Law Institute. Vol 37. Number 1. January/February 2015

Bachmann, M.R., Dickson, C.R., & Sweeney, O. (2015). Regional Action Plan for the Karst Rising Springs Wetland Community in the South East of South Australia. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Chester, E.T., Robson, B.J., Miller, A.D., Valenzuela, I. & Wickson, S. (2015) Species traits, dispersal patterns and refuge use by six invertebrate species across a hydrologically variable landscape. Freshwater Biology, DOI:10.1111/fwb.12630.

Endo, Y., Nash, M., Hoffman, A.A., Slatyer, R. & Miller, A.D. (2015) Comparative phylogeography of alpine invertebrates indicates deep lineage diversification and historical refugia in the Australian Alps.Journal of Biogeography 42, 89-102

Haywood, B.T., Bachmann, M., & Tuck, J., (2015). Eaglehawk Waterhole Heritage Agreement: Management and Restoration Plan. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Hill, M.P., Hoffmann, A.A., Umina, P.A., Cheng, X. & Miller, A.D. (2015) Genetic analysis across an invasion pathway of an economically important mite reveals endemic cryptic taxa but a single species with little genetic structure across its invasive range. Diversity and Distributions DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12385.

Dickson, C.R. (2015). Translocation Plan for Dodonaea procumbens (trailing hopbush) in the South East of South Australia. A report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Dickson, C.R., Billows, C., Whiterod, N. & Bachmann, M. (2014) Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth (CLLMM) Wetland Condition Assessments – Coorong sites, 2015. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Dickson, C.R., Farrington, L. & Bachmann, M. (2015). Spring 2014 Appendum to the Survey and Description of the Seasonal Herbaceous Wetlands (Freshwater) of the Temperate Lowland Plains of South East of South Australia. A report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia

Ellis, I., Whiterod, NS, Linklater, D, Bogenhuber, D, Brown, P, and Gilligan, D. (2015). Spangled perch (Leiopotherapon unicolor) in the southern Murray–Darling Basin: flood dispersal and short term persistence outside its core rangeAustral Ecology 40, 591-600.

Hammer MP, Goodman TS, Adams M, Faulks LF, Unmack PJ, Whiterod NS, Walker KF (2015).Regional extinction, rediscovery and rescue of a freshwater fish from a highly modified environment: the need for rapid response. Biological Conservation 192,91-100.

Miller, A., Bachmann, M., Farrington, L. & Veale, L. (2015) Permanently restoring upper Wannon River wetlands – 2015 Project Summary Report. Nature Glenelg Trust, Warrnambool, Victoria.

Tan, .M.H., Gan, H.M., Gan, H.Y., Lee, Y.P., Croft, L.J., Schultz, M.B., Miller, A.D. & Austin, C.M. (2015) First comprehensive multi-tissue transcriptome of Cherax quadricarinatus (Decapoda: Parastacidae) reveals unexpected diversity of endogenous cellulase. Organisms Diversity and Evolution, DOI: 10.1007/s13127-015-0237-3.

Thompson, R. Haywood, B.T., & Dickson, C.R. (2015). Translocation Plan for five orchid species in the South East of South Australia. A report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia

Whiterod N. (2015). 2015 Mt Barker Creek fish monitoring. Letter of Report to the Goolwa to Wellington LAP. Aquasave – NGT, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod N. (2015). Baseline fish survey of Oaklands Wetland, December 2014. Letter of Report to the Marion Council. Aquasave – NGT, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod N (2015). River Torrens Water Quality Improvement Trial 2014-15 Fish Monitoring, autumn 2015. A report to the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board.’ Aquasave – NGT, Goolwa Beach.

Whiterod NS, Hammer MP, Vilizzi L (2015). Spatial and temporal variability in fish community structure in Mediterranean climate temporary streamsFundamental and Applied Limnology 187,135-150

Veale, L. & Bachmann, M. (2015). Wetland restoration assisting in the national recovery of dwarf galaxias. Wetlands Australia Magazine, Issue #27, August 2015. Australian Government.

2014

Bachmann, M  (2014) Restoration trial underway in Long Swamp, south-west Victoria, Wetlands Australia, Issue No 25, Page 37. Department of the Environment, Australian Government.

Bachmann, M. and Kivisalu, L. (2014) Gooseneck Swamp Restoration Trial 2013 – Project Summary Report. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mumbannar, Victoria.

Bachmann, M., Whiterod N., Anderson, A. & Farrington L. (2014) Regional status update of the dwarf galaxias (Galaxiella pusilla) in the South East of South Australia – Spring 2012-13. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bice, C., Whiterod, N. and Zampatti, B. (2014). The Critical Fish Habitat Project: Assessment of reintroduction success of threatened species in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth region 2011-2014. South Australia Research and Development Institute (Aquatic Sciences), Adelaide, South Australia.

Dickson C.R., Farrington L., & Bachmann M. (2014) Survey and description of the Seasonal Herbaceous Wetlands (Freshwater) of the Temperate Lowland Plains in the South East of South Australia  Report to Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia.  Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

McCarthy, B., Zukowski, S., Whiterod, N., Vilizzi, L., Beesley, L. & King, A. (2014). Hypoxic blackwater event severely impacts Murray crayfish (Euastacus armatus) populations in the Murray River, AustraliaAustral Ecology. doi: 10.1111/aec.12109.

Miller, A.D., Sweeney, O.F., Whiterod, N.S., Van Rooyen, A.R., Hammer, M., Weeks, A.R. (2014). Critically low levels of genetic diversity in fragmented populations of the endangered Glenelg spiny freshwater crayfish Euastacus bispinosus. Endangered Species Research. doi: 10.3354/esr00609.

Tuck, J. and Bachmann, M. (2014) CLLMM Vegetation Survivorship Monitoring (2013 Plantings). Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. NGT Consulting, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Whiterod, N. (2014). River Torrens Water Quality Improvement Trial 2013-14: Fish Monitoring, autumn 2014. A report for the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod, N. (2014). Status of fish communities in the lower Mount Barker Creek. A report for the Goolwa to Wellington Local Action Planning (GWLAP) Association. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod, N.S., Sweeney, O.F., and Hammer, M.P. (2014). Assessing the status of a disjunct population of the endangered crayfish Euastacus bispinosus in a karst rising-spring habitat in southern AustraliaAquatic Conversation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystemsdoi: 10.1002/aqc.2478.

Veale, L., and Whiterod, N. (2014). Updated status assessment of fish communities in the Piccaninnie Ponds Karst Wetlands, South East of South Australia. A report to the SA Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

2013

Anderson D., Bachmann, M. & Kivasalu L. (2013). Weed Survey of Priority Sites in the Bangham District . Report to Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. NGT Consulting – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Anderson D., Farrington L., Bachmann M., Dean C., Bourchier J. (2013). Verification of Permanent Pools in Drains in the South East of South Australia. A report commissioned by the South East Management Board, Government of South Australia. NGT Consulting – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bachmann, M  (2013). Progress on the restoration trial at Gooseneck Swamp – Grampians National Park, Victoria. For the Gooseneck Swamp Information Day – Saturday 14th December 2013. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bachmann, M  (2013) Unravelling the story of change at Long Swamp, south-west Victoria, Wetlands Australia, Issue No 22, Page 33. Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, Australian Government.

Bachmann M., Whiterod N., Farrington L. (2013). Long Swamp Fish and Frog Baseline Survey 2012. A report to the Glenelg Hopkins CMA. Aquasave  – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Baltais A. and Dickson C. (2013). Status of the Eared Worm-lizard (Aprasia aurita) in the South East of South Australia.  A report to the Nature Foundation SA.  Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bice C., Whiterod N., Wilson P., Zampatti B., Hammer M. (2013). The Critical Fish Habitat Project: reintroductions of threatened fish species in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth region 2011-2013. SARDI Publication F2012/000348-2. SARDI Report Series No 697. South Australian Research and Development Institute (Aquatic Sciences), Adelaide.

Dickson C.R., Whiterod N., Bachmann M., Haywood B., Farrington L., Kivisalu L. (2013). Ecological Monitoring of Wetlands in the South East of South Australia 2012. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Aquasave Consultants and NGT Consulting, Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Dickson C.R., Bachmann M. and Farrington L. (2013) Tatiara Station Action Plan 2013. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. NGT Consulting, Nature Glenelg Trust – Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Hammer M. P., Bice C. M., Hall A., Frears A., Watt A., Whiterod N. S., Beheregaray L. B., Harris J. O., Zampatti B. (2013). Freshwater fish conservation in the face of critical water shortages in the southern Murray–Darling Basin, Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research 64, 807-821.

Kivisalu, L. (2013). Middle Island Little Penguin Monitoring Program Season 2012-13. Report to the Warrnambool Coastcare Landcare Group. Nature Glenelg Trust – Mumbannar, Victoria.

Kivisalu, L. & Bachmann, M. (2013) Fox Management Strategy for the Protection of Breeding Seabird Colonies at Point Danger, Portland – Victoria. A report to the Point Danger Coastal Reserve Committee of Management, NGT Consulting – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mumbannar, Victoria.

Kivisalu L., & Farrington L. (2013). Vegetation assessment of freshwater rising-springs in the lower southeast of SA. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, South Australia. NGT Consulting, Mount Gambier, Australia.

Miller A. D., Van Rooyen A., Sweeney O. F., Whiterod N. S., Weeks A. R. (2013). The development of 10 novel polymorphic microsatellite markers through next generation sequencing and a preliminary genetic analysis for the endangered Glenelg spiny crayfish, Euastacus bispinosus. Molecular Biology Reports 40, 4415-4419.

Thompson JR, Hay A, Bachmann M, Farrington L & Dickson C (2013). Verification of Karst and Cave Features in the Lower South East, South Australia. A report to the South East Natural Resources Management Board, NGT Consulting – Nature Glenelg Trust and South East Resource Information Centre, Mount Gambier, South Australia

Whiterod N. (2013). 2013 Mt Barker Creek fish monitoring. Letter of Report to the Goolwa to Wellington LAP. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod N., Hammer M. (2013). River Blackfish in Rodwell Creek, 2012-2013 update. Report to the Goolwa to Wellington LAP and South Australian Murray-Darling Basin NRM Board. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod N. S. (2013). The swimming capacity of juvenile Murray cod (Maccullochella peelii): an ambush predator endemic to the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 22, 117-126.

Whiterod N., Meredith S., Humphries P. (2013). Refining the activity component of a juvenile fish bioenergetics model to account for swimming costs. Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology 46, 201-210.

Veale, L., Whiterod N., & Bachmann, M. (2013) Reintroduction Feasibility Assessment and Action Plan for Yarra Pygmy Perch in the South East of South Australia. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Zukowski, S., Whiterod N., Watts, R. (2013). Comparing Murray crayfish (Euastacus armatus) population parameters between recreationally fished and non-fished areas. Freshwater Crayfish 19(2), 153-1600

2012

Aquasave Consultants (2012). Floristic communities of ephemeral and temporary wetlands in the South East of South Australia. Report to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 34 p.

Bachmann, M  (2012) A partnership to restore wetlands on private land in South Australia and Victoria, Wetlands Australia, Issue No 21, Page 61. Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, Australian Government.

Bice C., Whiterod N., Wilson P., Zampatti B., Hammer M. (2012). The Critical Fish Habitat Project: reintroductions of threatened fish species in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth region in 2011/12. SARDI Aquatic Sciences, Adelaide.

Cooling M., Whiterod N., Faast R., Hammer M., Walker S. (2012). Ecological monitoring of wetlands in the South East of South Australia 2011/12. Ecological Associates report AQ012?1?C prepared for Department of Water, South Australia.

Dickson C.R., Bachmann M.R. and Farrington L. (2012) Naracoorte Lucindale Council Roadside Survey, DEWNR Survey No. RV79 (Subset 1, May 2012).  Report to Naracoorte Lucindale Council, NGT Consulting, Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Hammer M, Whiterod N (2012). Freshwater fish survey of southern Eyre Peninsula, South Australia. Report to Eyre Peninsula Natural Resources Management Board. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 24 p.

Hammer M, Whiterod N, Barnes T, Tucker M (2012). Baseline fish survey and movement study of the Drain L Catchment, South Australia. Report to Department for Water, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 59 p.

Whiterod, N, & Hammer, M (2012) Conservation and Management of River Blackfish in Rodwell Creek, 2011-12. Report to the Foundation for Australia’s Most Endangered Species Ltd (FAME), Goolwa to Wellington LAP and the South Australian Murray-Darling Basin NRM Board.  Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 31 p.

Whiterod, N., Hammer, M. (2012). Population monitoring of Glenelg Spiny Crayfish (Euastacus bispinosus) in rising-spring habitats of lower south east, South Australia. Report to the Friends of Parks Inc. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 27 p.

Whiterod N., Sherman B. (2012). Environmental gradients along a lowland weir pool in the southern Murray-Darling Basin, Australia. River Research and Applications 28, 1680-1694.

2011

Hammer, M., Whiterod, N., Tucker, M. (2011). Monitoring plan for freshwater fishes and crayfish in the Piccaninnie Coastal Wetland Complex, south east South Australia. Report to Department of Environment and Natural Resources, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 25 p.

Hammer, M., and Tucker, M. (2011). Baseline study and community monitoring of Australian Mudfish in South East, South Australia. Report to Department for Water, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 35 p.

Hammer, M. (2011). Update on the status and recovery efforts for Yarra pygmy perch in South East, South Australia. Report to Department of Environment and Natural Resources, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 36


Relevant earlier publications by Aquasave Consultants (prior to becoming a trading name of Nature Glenelg Trust)

Hammer, M. (2010). Results of spring 2009 fish monitoring in Upper South East South Australia. Report to Department of Water, Land and Biodiversity Conservation. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. p. 25.

Hammer M., Wedderburn S., van Weenan J. (2009). Action Plan for South Australian Freshwater Fishes. Native Fish Australia (SA) Inc., Adelaide. [note 22MB document]

Hammer, M., Piller, L., and Sortino, D. (2009). Identification and assessment of surrogate refuge dams as part of the Drought Action Plan for Lower Murray threatened fishes. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 34 p.

Hammer M. 2009. Freshwater fish monitoring in the Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges: environmental water requirements and tributary condition reporting for 2008 and 2009. Report to the SAMDB NRM Board. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide.

Hammer, M. (2009). Status assessment for nationally listed freshwater fishes of south east South Australia during extreme drought, spring 2008. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 39 p.

Hammer, M. (2008). Pilot fish movement study in Lower South East, South Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 28 p.

Hammer, M. (2008). Aquatic survey of the Murray Bridge Army Range wetlands, South Australia. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 12 p.

Hammer, M., and Roberts, M. (2008). Distribution, status and conservation management of the Glenelg Spiny Crayfish (Euastacus bispinosus) in rising-spring wetland habitats of Lower South East, South Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 29 p.

Hammer, M. (2008). Status review of wild and captive Yarra pygmy perch in the Murray-Darling Basin. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 27 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). Report of spring 2007 fish monitoring at the western Piccaninnie wetland complex, lower south east South Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 7 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). Data summary and 2006 performance of fish indicators for Environmental Water Requirements of the Marne River Catchment, South Australia. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 17 p.

Rowntree, J., and Hammer, M. (2007). Assessment of fishes, aquatic habitat and potential threats at the proposed location of the Wellington Weir, South Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 27 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). Status report on South Australian threatened freshwater fish populations during 2007 drought conditions. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 20 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). Survey of nationally threatened fish species in the Mosquito Creek Catchment, South Eastern Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 61 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). A preliminary population model for Mountain Galaxias in the Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia based on 2002-2006 monitoring data. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 20 p.

Hammer, M. (2006). Report on stage one of the Southern Fleurieu fish inventory. Report to Department of Water Land and Biodiversity Conservation. Native Fish Australia Inc. and Aquasave, Adelaide. 44 p.

Hammer, M. (2006). Review of monitoring data for river blackfish in the Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia: 2002-2006. Report to the South Australian Murray-Darling Basin Natural Resources Management Board. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 32 p.

Hammer, M. (2006). Review and 2005 performance of fish indicators for Environmental Water Requirements of the Marne River Catchment, South Australia. Report to SAMDB NRM Board. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 30 p.

Hammer M. (2004). Eastern Mount Lofty Fish Inventory: distribution and conservation of freshwater fishes of tributaries to the Lower River Murray, South Australia. Native Fish Australia (SA) Inc & River Murray Catchment Water Management Board, Adelaide.

2015 – 2014201320122011Relevant earlier publications

2015

Bachmann, M. (2015). Discussion Paper 2 – May 2015: Exploring how wetlands of the Northern Bakers Range Watercourse can benefit the Coorong Ramsar site through the SE Flows Restoration Project. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bachmann, M. (2015). Restoring wetlands of the upper Wannon River floodplain, south-west Victoria. Wetlands Australia Magazine Issue #26, February 2015. Australian Government.

Bachmann, M. R. & Haywood, B. T. (2015). Review of the Regional Action Plan for the Heath Mouse in the South East of South Australia: 2015-2020. Report to Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bachmann, M. & Holland, E. (2015). Protecting and Restoring Iconic Wetlands in Australia. National Wetlands Newsletter, Published by the Environmental Law Institute. Vol 37. Number 1. January/February 2015

Bachmann, M.R., Dickson, C.R., & Sweeney, O. (2015). Regional Action Plan for the Karst Rising Springs Wetland Community in the South East of South Australia. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Chester, E.T., Robson, B.J., Miller, A.D., Valenzuela, I. & Wickson, S. (2015) Species traits, dispersal patterns and refuge use by six invertebrate species across a hydrologically variable landscape. Freshwater Biology, DOI:10.1111/fwb.12630.

Endo, Y., Nash, M., Hoffman, A.A., Slatyer, R. & Miller, A.D. (2015) Comparative phylogeography of alpine invertebrates indicates deep lineage diversification and historical refugia in the Australian Alps.Journal of Biogeography 42, 89-102

Haywood, B.T., Bachmann, M., & Tuck, J., (2015). Eaglehawk Waterhole Heritage Agreement: Management and Restoration Plan. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Hill, M.P., Hoffmann, A.A., Umina, P.A., Cheng, X. & Miller, A.D. (2015) Genetic analysis across an invasion pathway of an economically important mite reveals endemic cryptic taxa but a single species with little genetic structure across its invasive range. Diversity and Distributions DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12385.

Dickson, C.R. (2015). Translocation Plan for Dodonaea procumbens (trailing hopbush) in the South East of South Australia. A report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Dickson, C.R., Billows, C., Whiterod, N. & Bachmann, M. (2014) Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth (CLLMM) Wetland Condition Assessments – Coorong sites, 2015. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Dickson, C.R., Farrington, L. & Bachmann, M. (2015). Spring 2014 Appendum to the Survey and Description of the Seasonal Herbaceous Wetlands (Freshwater) of the Temperate Lowland Plains of South East of South Australia. A report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia

Ellis, I., Whiterod, NS, Linklater, D, Bogenhuber, D, Brown, P, and Gilligan, D. (2015). Spangled perch (Leiopotherapon unicolor) in the southern Murray–Darling Basin: flood dispersal and short term persistence outside its core rangeAustral Ecology 40, 591-600.

Hammer MP, Goodman TS, Adams M, Faulks LF, Unmack PJ, Whiterod NS, Walker KF (2015).Regional extinction, rediscovery and rescue of a freshwater fish from a highly modified environment: the need for rapid response. Biological Conservation 192,91-100.

Miller, A., Bachmann, M., Farrington, L. & Veale, L. (2015) Permanently restoring upper Wannon River wetlands – 2015 Project Summary Report. Nature Glenelg Trust, Warrnambool, Victoria.

Tan, .M.H., Gan, H.M., Gan, H.Y., Lee, Y.P., Croft, L.J., Schultz, M.B., Miller, A.D. & Austin, C.M. (2015) First comprehensive multi-tissue transcriptome of Cherax quadricarinatus (Decapoda: Parastacidae) reveals unexpected diversity of endogenous cellulase. Organisms Diversity and Evolution, DOI: 10.1007/s13127-015-0237-3.

Thompson, R. Haywood, B.T., & Dickson, C.R. (2015). Translocation Plan for five orchid species in the South East of South Australia. A report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia

Whiterod N. (2015). 2015 Mt Barker Creek fish monitoring. Letter of Report to the Goolwa to Wellington LAP. Aquasave – NGT, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod N. (2015). Baseline fish survey of Oaklands Wetland, December 2014. Letter of Report to the Marion Council. Aquasave – NGT, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod N (2015). River Torrens Water Quality Improvement Trial 2014-15 Fish Monitoring, autumn 2015. A report to the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board.’ Aquasave – NGT, Goolwa Beach.

Whiterod NS, Hammer MP, Vilizzi L (2015). Spatial and temporal variability in fish community structure in Mediterranean climate temporary streamsFundamental and Applied Limnology 187,135-150

Veale, L. & Bachmann, M. (2015). Wetland restoration assisting in the national recovery of dwarf galaxias. Wetlands Australia Magazine, Issue #27, August 2015. Australian Government.

2014

Bachmann, M  (2014) Restoration trial underway in Long Swamp, south-west Victoria, Wetlands Australia, Issue No 25, Page 37. Department of the Environment, Australian Government.

Bachmann, M. and Kivisalu, L. (2014) Gooseneck Swamp Restoration Trial 2013 – Project Summary Report. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mumbannar, Victoria.

Bachmann, M., Whiterod N., Anderson, A. & Farrington L. (2014) Regional status update of the dwarf galaxias (Galaxiella pusilla) in the South East of South Australia – Spring 2012-13. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bice, C., Whiterod, N. and Zampatti, B. (2014). The Critical Fish Habitat Project: Assessment of reintroduction success of threatened species in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth region 2011-2014. South Australia Research and Development Institute (Aquatic Sciences), Adelaide, South Australia.

Dickson C.R., Farrington L., & Bachmann M. (2014) Survey and description of the Seasonal Herbaceous Wetlands (Freshwater) of the Temperate Lowland Plains in the South East of South Australia  Report to Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia.  Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

McCarthy, B., Zukowski, S., Whiterod, N., Vilizzi, L., Beesley, L. & King, A. (2014). Hypoxic blackwater event severely impacts Murray crayfish (Euastacus armatus) populations in the Murray River, AustraliaAustral Ecology. doi: 10.1111/aec.12109.

Miller, A.D., Sweeney, O.F., Whiterod, N.S., Van Rooyen, A.R., Hammer, M., Weeks, A.R. (2014). Critically low levels of genetic diversity in fragmented populations of the endangered Glenelg spiny freshwater crayfish Euastacus bispinosus. Endangered Species Research. doi: 10.3354/esr00609.

Tuck, J. and Bachmann, M. (2014) CLLMM Vegetation Survivorship Monitoring (2013 Plantings). Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. NGT Consulting, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Whiterod, N. (2014). River Torrens Water Quality Improvement Trial 2013-14: Fish Monitoring, autumn 2014. A report for the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod, N. (2014). Status of fish communities in the lower Mount Barker Creek. A report for the Goolwa to Wellington Local Action Planning (GWLAP) Association. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod, N.S., Sweeney, O.F., and Hammer, M.P. (2014). Assessing the status of a disjunct population of the endangered crayfish Euastacus bispinosus in a karst rising-spring habitat in southern AustraliaAquatic Conversation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystemsdoi: 10.1002/aqc.2478.

Veale, L., and Whiterod, N. (2014). Updated status assessment of fish communities in the Piccaninnie Ponds Karst Wetlands, South East of South Australia. A report to the SA Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

2013

Anderson D., Bachmann, M. & Kivasalu L. (2013). Weed Survey of Priority Sites in the Bangham District . Report to Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. NGT Consulting – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Anderson D., Farrington L., Bachmann M., Dean C., Bourchier J. (2013). Verification of Permanent Pools in Drains in the South East of South Australia. A report commissioned by the South East Management Board, Government of South Australia. NGT Consulting – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bachmann, M  (2013). Progress on the restoration trial at Gooseneck Swamp – Grampians National Park, Victoria. For the Gooseneck Swamp Information Day – Saturday 14th December 2013. Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bachmann, M  (2013) Unravelling the story of change at Long Swamp, south-west Victoria, Wetlands Australia, Issue No 22, Page 33. Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, Australian Government.

Bachmann M., Whiterod N., Farrington L. (2013). Long Swamp Fish and Frog Baseline Survey 2012. A report to the Glenelg Hopkins CMA. Aquasave  – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Baltais A. and Dickson C. (2013). Status of the Eared Worm-lizard (Aprasia aurita) in the South East of South Australia.  A report to the Nature Foundation SA.  Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Bice C., Whiterod N., Wilson P., Zampatti B., Hammer M. (2013). The Critical Fish Habitat Project: reintroductions of threatened fish species in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth region 2011-2013. SARDI Publication F2012/000348-2. SARDI Report Series No 697. South Australian Research and Development Institute (Aquatic Sciences), Adelaide.

Dickson C.R., Whiterod N., Bachmann M., Haywood B., Farrington L., Kivisalu L. (2013). Ecological Monitoring of Wetlands in the South East of South Australia 2012. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Aquasave Consultants and NGT Consulting, Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Dickson C.R., Bachmann M. and Farrington L. (2013) Tatiara Station Action Plan 2013. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. NGT Consulting, Nature Glenelg Trust – Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Hammer M. P., Bice C. M., Hall A., Frears A., Watt A., Whiterod N. S., Beheregaray L. B., Harris J. O., Zampatti B. (2013). Freshwater fish conservation in the face of critical water shortages in the southern Murray–Darling Basin, Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research 64, 807-821.

Kivisalu, L. (2013). Middle Island Little Penguin Monitoring Program Season 2012-13. Report to the Warrnambool Coastcare Landcare Group. Nature Glenelg Trust – Mumbannar, Victoria.

Kivisalu, L. & Bachmann, M. (2013) Fox Management Strategy for the Protection of Breeding Seabird Colonies at Point Danger, Portland – Victoria. A report to the Point Danger Coastal Reserve Committee of Management, NGT Consulting – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mumbannar, Victoria.

Kivisalu L., & Farrington L. (2013). Vegetation assessment of freshwater rising-springs in the lower southeast of SA. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, South Australia. NGT Consulting, Mount Gambier, Australia.

Miller A. D., Van Rooyen A., Sweeney O. F., Whiterod N. S., Weeks A. R. (2013). The development of 10 novel polymorphic microsatellite markers through next generation sequencing and a preliminary genetic analysis for the endangered Glenelg spiny crayfish, Euastacus bispinosus. Molecular Biology Reports 40, 4415-4419.

Thompson JR, Hay A, Bachmann M, Farrington L & Dickson C (2013). Verification of Karst and Cave Features in the Lower South East, South Australia. A report to the South East Natural Resources Management Board, NGT Consulting – Nature Glenelg Trust and South East Resource Information Centre, Mount Gambier, South Australia

Whiterod N. (2013). 2013 Mt Barker Creek fish monitoring. Letter of Report to the Goolwa to Wellington LAP. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod N., Hammer M. (2013). River Blackfish in Rodwell Creek, 2012-2013 update. Report to the Goolwa to Wellington LAP and South Australian Murray-Darling Basin NRM Board. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Goolwa Beach, South Australia.

Whiterod N. S. (2013). The swimming capacity of juvenile Murray cod (Maccullochella peelii): an ambush predator endemic to the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 22, 117-126.

Whiterod N., Meredith S., Humphries P. (2013). Refining the activity component of a juvenile fish bioenergetics model to account for swimming costs. Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology 46, 201-210.

Veale, L., Whiterod N., & Bachmann, M. (2013) Reintroduction Feasibility Assessment and Action Plan for Yarra Pygmy Perch in the South East of South Australia. Report to the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Government of South Australia. Aquasave – Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Zukowski, S., Whiterod N., Watts, R. (2013). Comparing Murray crayfish (Euastacus armatus) population parameters between recreationally fished and non-fished areas. Freshwater Crayfish 19(2), 153-1600

2012

Aquasave Consultants (2012). Floristic communities of ephemeral and temporary wetlands in the South East of South Australia. Report to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 34 p.

Bachmann, M  (2012) A partnership to restore wetlands on private land in South Australia and Victoria, Wetlands Australia, Issue No 21, Page 61. Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, Australian Government.

Bice C., Whiterod N., Wilson P., Zampatti B., Hammer M. (2012). The Critical Fish Habitat Project: reintroductions of threatened fish species in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth region in 2011/12. SARDI Aquatic Sciences, Adelaide.

Cooling M., Whiterod N., Faast R., Hammer M., Walker S. (2012). Ecological monitoring of wetlands in the South East of South Australia 2011/12. Ecological Associates report AQ012?1?C prepared for Department of Water, South Australia.

Dickson C.R., Bachmann M.R. and Farrington L. (2012) Naracoorte Lucindale Council Roadside Survey, DEWNR Survey No. RV79 (Subset 1, May 2012).  Report to Naracoorte Lucindale Council, NGT Consulting, Nature Glenelg Trust, Mount Gambier, South Australia.

Hammer M, Whiterod N (2012). Freshwater fish survey of southern Eyre Peninsula, South Australia. Report to Eyre Peninsula Natural Resources Management Board. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 24 p.

Hammer M, Whiterod N, Barnes T, Tucker M (2012). Baseline fish survey and movement study of the Drain L Catchment, South Australia. Report to Department for Water, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 59 p.

Whiterod, N, & Hammer, M (2012) Conservation and Management of River Blackfish in Rodwell Creek, 2011-12. Report to the Foundation for Australia’s Most Endangered Species Ltd (FAME), Goolwa to Wellington LAP and the South Australian Murray-Darling Basin NRM Board.  Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 31 p.

Whiterod, N., Hammer, M. (2012). Population monitoring of Glenelg Spiny Crayfish (Euastacus bispinosus) in rising-spring habitats of lower south east, South Australia. Report to the Friends of Parks Inc. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 27 p.

Whiterod N., Sherman B. (2012). Environmental gradients along a lowland weir pool in the southern Murray-Darling Basin, Australia. River Research and Applications 28, 1680-1694.

2011

Hammer, M., Whiterod, N., Tucker, M. (2011). Monitoring plan for freshwater fishes and crayfish in the Piccaninnie Coastal Wetland Complex, south east South Australia. Report to Department of Environment and Natural Resources, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 25 p.

Hammer, M., and Tucker, M. (2011). Baseline study and community monitoring of Australian Mudfish in South East, South Australia. Report to Department for Water, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 35 p.

Hammer, M. (2011). Update on the status and recovery efforts for Yarra pygmy perch in South East, South Australia. Report to Department of Environment and Natural Resources, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 36


Relevant earlier publications by Aquasave Consultants (prior to becoming a trading name of Nature Glenelg Trust)

Hammer, M. (2010). Results of spring 2009 fish monitoring in Upper South East South Australia. Report to Department of Water, Land and Biodiversity Conservation. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. p. 25.

Hammer M., Wedderburn S., van Weenan J. (2009). Action Plan for South Australian Freshwater Fishes. Native Fish Australia (SA) Inc., Adelaide. [note 22MB document]

Hammer, M., Piller, L., and Sortino, D. (2009). Identification and assessment of surrogate refuge dams as part of the Drought Action Plan for Lower Murray threatened fishes. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 34 p.

Hammer M. 2009. Freshwater fish monitoring in the Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges: environmental water requirements and tributary condition reporting for 2008 and 2009. Report to the SAMDB NRM Board. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide.

Hammer, M. (2009). Status assessment for nationally listed freshwater fishes of south east South Australia during extreme drought, spring 2008. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 39 p.

Hammer, M. (2008). Pilot fish movement study in Lower South East, South Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 28 p.

Hammer, M. (2008). Aquatic survey of the Murray Bridge Army Range wetlands, South Australia. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 12 p.

Hammer, M., and Roberts, M. (2008). Distribution, status and conservation management of the Glenelg Spiny Crayfish (Euastacus bispinosus) in rising-spring wetland habitats of Lower South East, South Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 29 p.

Hammer, M. (2008). Status review of wild and captive Yarra pygmy perch in the Murray-Darling Basin. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 27 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). Report of spring 2007 fish monitoring at the western Piccaninnie wetland complex, lower south east South Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 7 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). Data summary and 2006 performance of fish indicators for Environmental Water Requirements of the Marne River Catchment, South Australia. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 17 p.

Rowntree, J., and Hammer, M. (2007). Assessment of fishes, aquatic habitat and potential threats at the proposed location of the Wellington Weir, South Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 27 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). Status report on South Australian threatened freshwater fish populations during 2007 drought conditions. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 20 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). Survey of nationally threatened fish species in the Mosquito Creek Catchment, South Eastern Australia. Report to Department for Environment and Heritage, South Australian Government. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 61 p.

Hammer, M. (2007). A preliminary population model for Mountain Galaxias in the Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia based on 2002-2006 monitoring data. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 20 p.

Hammer, M. (2006). Report on stage one of the Southern Fleurieu fish inventory. Report to Department of Water Land and Biodiversity Conservation. Native Fish Australia Inc. and Aquasave, Adelaide. 44 p.

Hammer, M. (2006). Review of monitoring data for river blackfish in the Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia: 2002-2006. Report to the South Australian Murray-Darling Basin Natural Resources Management Board. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 32 p.

Hammer, M. (2006). Review and 2005 performance of fish indicators for Environmental Water Requirements of the Marne River Catchment, South Australia. Report to SAMDB NRM Board. Aquasave Consultants, Adelaide. 30 p.

Hammer M. (2004). Eastern Mount Lofty Fish Inventory: distribution and conservation of freshwater fishes of tributaries to the Lower River Murray, South Australia. Native Fish Australia (SA) Inc & River Murray Catchment Water Management Board, Adelaide.