Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

James Shepherd

James Shepherd
Position: Researcher
Team: Informatics
Location: Palmerston North
Private Bag 11052
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442
Phone: +64 6 353 4973
Mob: 027 437 3033
Fax: +64 3 321 9998

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Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Waikato
    PhD Physics
    1997
  • Waikato
    MSc (Hons) Physics
    1993
  • Waikato
    BSc Physics
    1990

Publications

Publications

  • Weeks ES, Walker S, Dymond JR, Shepherd JD, Clarkson BD 2013. Patterns of past and recent conversion of indigenous grasslands in the South Island, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 37(1): 127-138. http://www.newzealandecology.org/nzje/3068 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Weeks ES, Ausseil A-GE, Shepherd JD, Dymond JR 2013. Remote sensing methods to detect land-use/cover changes in New Zealand's ‘indigenous’ grasslands. New Zealand Geographer 69(1): 1-13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nzg.12000 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Dymond JR, Shepherd JD, Newsome PF, Gapare N, Burgess DW, Watt P 2012. Remote sensing of land-use change for Kyoto Protocol reporting: the New Zealand case. Environmental science & policy 16: 1-8. <Go to ISI>://WOS:000301217000001 (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Shepherd J, Barron M, Pech R 2011. The National Possum Model - involving more than 30 million individuals. Kararehe kino 17: 22-23. http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/publications/newsletters/possnews/kararehekino17.pdf (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Ausseil A-G, Dymond JR, Dynes R, Shepherd J, DeVantier B, Sutherland A 2011. Estimating pasture quality using Landsat ETM+: application for the greenhouse gas inventory of New Zealand. Proceedings: 34th International Symposium on Remote Sensing for the Environment, Sydney, 10-15 April 2011. (Conference Proceedings, 2011)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Whitehead D, Dean SM, Beets PN, Shepherd JD, Ausseil AGE 2011. Implications of albedo changes following afforestation on the benefits of forests as carbon sinks. Biogeosciences 8(12): 3687-3696. http://www.biogeosciences.net/8/3687/2011/ (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Weeks ES, Clarkson B, Dymond J, Overton J, Shepherd J, Walker S 2010. [Abstract] Intensive development of New Zealand's indigenous grasslands : rates of change, assessment of vulnerability and protection priorities. Proceedings: Biodiversity : 2010 and beyond : programme and abstracts, University of Otago, Dunedin, 22-25 November 2010. Pp. 131-132. (Conference Proceedings, 2010)
  • Gill T, Flood N, Gillingham S, Danaher T, Shepherd J, Dymond J 2010. An operational method for deriving standardised surface reflectance from Landsat TM and ETM+ imagery for Queensland and New South Wales. Proceedings: 15th Australasian Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Conference, Alice Springs. http://www.scribd.com/doc/37526174/15arspc-Submission-23 (Conference Proceedings, 2010)
  • Shepherd J, Pech R, Byrom A 2009. [Abstract] A prototype, web-based predictive model and decision tool for possums in New Zealand. Proceedings: 5th International Conference on Mycobacterium bovis, Wellington, N.Z., 25-28 August, 2009. Pp. 90. (Conference Proceedings, 2009)