Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Wildlife ecology & management

Wildlife Ecology and Management (WEM) Team staff are focussed on protecting native ecosystems and primary industry through improved understanding of pest responses to management, and the role of pests as disease carriers.

This understanding is used to guide development of better pest management regimes through new and improved management strategies, tools and techniques - ranging from biological control to traps and toxins.

Our research on pests and diseases and pest management covers marsupials (possums and wallabies), mustelids (stoats and ferrets), rodents (rats and mice), ungulates (deer, pigs and thar), birds (starlings, rooks and mynas), lagomorphs (rabbits and hares), and diseases as problems (bovine tuberculosis, avian malaria, murine typhus) and as biocontrols (rabbit haemorrhagic disease).

Dean Anderson

Dean Anderson

Ecological Modeller Researcher

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9820

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Cecilia Arienti

Cecilia Arienti

Statistical & Spatial Modeller

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9714

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Jane Arrow

Jane Arrow

Manager, Animal Facility

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 27 378 9000

Mob: +64 27 378 9000

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Rachelle Binny

Rachelle Binny

Researcher - Mathematical Modeller

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9875

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Lynn Booth

Lynn Booth

Researcher - Toxicology Laboratory Manager

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9617

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Sam Brown

Sam Brown

Research Technician

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9899

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Jim Coleman

Jim Coleman

Research Associate Emeritus

Location: Lincoln

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Morgan Coleman

Morgan Coleman

Field Technician

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9640

Mob: 027 224 7597

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Phil Cowan

Phil Cowan

Research Associate

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9750

Mob: +64 (0)2102250172

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Jennyffer Cruz Bernal

Jennyffer Cruz Bernal

Research Associate

Location: Lincoln

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Janine Duckworth

Janine Duckworth

Researcher

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9652

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Pablo Garcia Diaz

Pablo Garcia Diaz

Quantitative Ecologist (Modeller)

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9794

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Patrick Garvey

Patrick Garvey

Scientist

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9855

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Amelia Gibbs

Amelia Gibbs

Toxicology Laboratory Technician

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9780

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Al Glen

Al Glen

Researcher

Location: Auckland

Tel: +64 9 574 4194

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Andrew Gormley

Andrew Gormley

Quantitative Wildlife Ecologist / Capability Leader

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9816

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Brian Hopkins

Brian Hopkins

Programme Leader

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9699

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Joshua Jones

Joshua Jones

Animal Facility Weekend Attendant

Location: Lincoln

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Chris Jones

Chris Jones

Portfolio Leader

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9869

Mob: 027 588 4704

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Dave Latham

Dave Latham

Scientist

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9728

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Catriona MacLeod

Catriona MacLeod

Ecologist

Location: Dunedin

Tel: +64 3 470 7205

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Grant MacPherson

Grant MacPherson

Field Technician

Location: Lincoln

Mob: 0273195000

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Dave Morgan

Dave Morgan

Research Associate

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9750

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Grant Morriss

Grant Morriss

Field Technician

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9751

Mob: 027 224 0019

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Grant Norbury

Grant Norbury

Researcher / Capability Leader

Location: Alexandra

Tel: +64 3 440 2936

Mob: +64 21 178 3604

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Graham Nugent

Graham Nugent

Research/Capability Leader

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9761

Mob: 027 810 0788

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Oscar Pollard

Oscar Pollard

Field Technician

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9693

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Aran Proud

Aran Proud

Field Technician

Location: Lincoln

Mob: 0273006309

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Carlos Rouco

Carlos Rouco

Research Associate

Location: Dunedin

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Wendy Ruscoe

Wendy Ruscoe

Research Associate

Location: Lincoln

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Eric Spurr

Eric Spurr

Research Associate

Location: Auckland

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Peter Sweetapple

Peter Sweetapple

Researcher

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9810

Mob: 0274 717 529

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Bruce Warburton

Bruce Warburton

Science Team Leader

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9826

Mob: 021 2608007

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Priscilla Wehi

Priscilla Wehi

Maori Researcher

Location: Dunedin

Tel: +63 3 470 7220

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Michael Wehner

Michael Wehner

Animal Facility Attendant

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 325 7109

Mob: 027 647 0303

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Jackie Whitford

Jackie Whitford

Technician

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9834

Mob: 027 5397 793

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Ivor Yockney

Ivor Yockney

Field Technician

Location: Lincoln

Tel: +64 3 321 9844

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