Conservation Biology MSc Graduates


Matthew Bird. 2007. The influence of biotope on invertebrate assemblages in lentic environments: a study of two perennial alkaline wetlands in the Western Cape, South Africa.
(Supervisor: Jenny Day).

Roger Patrick Boundja. 2007. Patterns of elephant impact on woody plants in the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. (Supervisor: Jeremy Midgley).

John Burnside. 2007. Effect of maternal age on fecundity in white stumpnose, Rhabdosargus globiceps (Pisces: Sparidae) and its implications for fisheries management. (Supervisors: Colin Attwood & John Field).

Fahiema Daniels. 2007. Does protecting threatened ecosystems conserve threatened plant taxa? A case study from the Cape Floristic Region. (Supervisor: Tony Rebelo).

Helen Gordon. 2007. The relationship between rural income and natural resource use: implications for the development of the Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area. (Supervisor: Jane Turpie).

Helen Hill. 2007. Patterns of seabird attendance at commercial trawlers targeting hake Merluccius spp. off South Africa: Implications for conservation. (Supervisor: Peter Ryan).

Julia Jenkins. 2007. Are black harriers indicators of Renosterveld fragment quality? Conservation implications for a threatened species in a fragmented habitat. (Supervisors: Rob Simmons & Morné du Plessis).

Lindy Macgregor. 2007. Predicting the spread of avian influenza: the use of social network analysis to understand waterfowl interactions. Supervisors: Graeme Cumming, Phil Hockey).

Martin Mwema Musangu. 2007. The effect of Great White Pelican predation on breeding seabirds at Dassen Island, South Africa. (Supervisor: Peter Ryan).

Lisa Nupen. 2007. Systematics of five putative species of southern African cisticolas (Family Cisticolidae) using morphological, ecological and molecular evidence. (Supervisor: Tim Crowe).

Dimby Raharinjanahary. 2007. Impact of Argentine ants (Linepithema humile Mayr) on saproxylic invertebrates in afromontane forest and pine plantation of the Cape Peninsula (South Africa). (Supervisor: Mike Picker).

Philippa Schultz. 2007. Does bush encroachment impact foraging success of the critically endangered Namibian population of the Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres? (Supervisor: Rob Simmons).

Jeremy Shelton. 2007. The effect of introduced largemouth bass on Cape galaxias abundance and microhabitat selection. (Supervisors: Jenny Day & Charles Griffiths).

Hannah Thomas. 2007. Understanding the movements of waterbirds in southern Africa: can the long-term ornithological data collection programmes reveal the pattern? (Supervisors: Phil Hockey, Graeme Cumming).