Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Nick Spencer

Nick Spencer
Position: Science Team Leader
Team: Informatics
Location: Lincoln
P.O. Box 69040
Lincoln 7640
Mob: 021 909 007

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Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Otago
    GradDipInfSc
    2001
  • Otago
    MSc Zoology
    1991
  • Otago
    BSc Zoology
    1988

Publications

Publications

  • Dengler J, Jansen F, Gloeckler F, Peet RK, De Caceres M, Chytry M, Ewald J, Oldeland J, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Finckh M, Mucina L, Rodwell JS, Schaminee JHJ, Spencer N 2011. The Global Index of Vegetation-Plot Databases (GIVD): a new resource for vegetation science. Journal of vegetation science 22(4): 582-597. <Go to ISI>://WOS:000292463600002 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Vickers S, Hurst J, Spencer N, Broadbent H, Wiser S 2010. [Poster] NVS express : a data entry, validation and analysis tool for Recce description and permanent 20 x 20 m plot data. Proceedings: Biodiversity : 2010 and beyond : programme and abstracts, University of Otago, Dunedin, 22-25 November 2010. Pp. 12. (Conference Proceedings, 2010)
  • Wiser SK, Spencer N, Kleikamp M, Peet R, De Cárceres M, Boyle B 2009. [Abstract] Veg-X - an exchange standard for plot-based vegetation data. Proceedings: 10th INTECOL International Congress of Ecology, Brisbane, 16-21 August, 2009. http://www.intecol10.org/abstracts/pdf/0908015Abstract00427.pdf (Conference Proceedings, 2009)
  • Spencer N, Wiser S 2004. [Abstract] Metadata management for New Zealand's national vegetation plot databank. Landscape Change and Ecosystem Disturbance : Islands and Continents : 47th Annual Symposium, International Association of Vegetation Science, July 18-23, 2004, King Kamehameha Kona Beach Hotel, Kailua-Kona, Hawai'i, USA : abstracts. [Hawaii], [The Conference]. Pp. 175-. (Book Section, 2004)
  • Spencer N, Wiser S 2003. [Abstract] Globalising vegetation data management. New Zealand Ecological Society Conference 2003, 16-20 November, School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland : timetable and abstracts. Auckland, [The Conference]. Pp. 58-. (Book Section, 2003)
  • Ramsey D, Spencer N, Caley P, Efford M, Hansen K, Lam M, Cooper D 2002/10. The effects of reducing population density on contact rates between brushtail possums: implications for transmission of bovine tuberculosis. Journal of applied ecology 39(5): 806-818. (Journal Article, 2002/10)
  • Williams PA, Wilton A, Spencer N 2002. A proposed conservation weed risk assessment system for the New Zealand border. Science for conservation. 208. Wellington, Department of Conservation. -47 p. (Book, 2002)
  • Efford M, Spencer N, Thomas B 2001. [Abstract] Comparative population dynamics of Oligosoma skinks at Lake Station, Upper Buller. New Zealand journal of zoology 28(3): 364-. (Journal Article, 2001)

Skills

Skills

  • Analyst Programmer & Database systems
  • Animal Ecology
  • IT development
  • Informatics
  • Project Management
  • Business Analysis