Publications

Year Type Citation
2012 Journal Article S. A. Townsend, Garcia, E. A., and Douglas, M. M., The response of benthic algal biomass to nutrient addition over a range of current speeds in an oligotrophic river, Freshwater Science, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 1233 - 1243, 2012.PDF icon Townsend_etal_12 The response of benthic algal biomass.pdf (264.67 KB)
2011 Book Chapter B. J. Pusey, WARFE, D. A. N. I. E. L. L. E. M., Townsend, S. A., Douglas, M. M., Burrows, D., Kennard, M. J., and Close, P., Condition, impacts and threats to aquatic biodiversity., in Aquatic Biodiversity in Northern Australia: patterns, threats and future., B. J. Pusey, Ed. Darwin: Charles Darwin University Press, 2011, pp. 151-172.
2011 Journal Article D. A. N. I. E. L. L. E. M. WARFE, Pettit, N. E., Davies, P. M., Pusey, B. J., Hamilton, S. K., Kennard, M. J., Townsend, S. A., Bayliss, P., Ward, D. P., Douglas, M. M., Burford, M. A., Finn, M., Bunn, S. E., and Halliday, I. A., The "wet-dry" in the wet-dry tropics drives river ecosystem structure and processes in northern Australia., Freshwater Biology, vol. 56, pp. 2169-2195, 2011.PDF icon Warfe et al 2011 tropical flow regimesP_0.pdf (1.24 MB)
2009 Journal Article S. A. Townsend and Padovan, A. V., A model to predict the response of the benthic macroalga Spirogyra to redcued base flow in tropical Australia, River Research and Applications, vol. 25, no. 9, pp. 1193 - 1203, 2009.
2008 Journal Article S. A. Townsend, Schult, J. H., Douglas, M. M., and Skinner, S., Does the Redfield ratio infer nutrient limitation in the macroalga Spirogyra fluviatilis?, Freshwater Biology, vol. 53, no. 3, pp. 509 - 520, 2008.
2006 Conference Paper S. A. Townsend and Douglas, M. M., A review of the impacts of fire on soil erosion in the tropical savannas of northern Australia, in 14th Conference of the International Soil Conservation Organization, Marrakech, MoroccoMorocco, 2006, pp. 1 - 5.
2005 Conference Paper S. A. Townsend, Dostine, P. L., Dixon, I., Karfs, R., and Douglas, M. M., The response of stream macro-invertebrate communities to catchment clearing and riparian condition in the Darwin region (Tropical Australia), in 4th Australian Stream Management Conference, LauncestonHobart, Tasmania, 2005, pp. 618 - 622.
2005 Conference Paper I. Dixon, Douglas, M. M., Dowe, J., Burrows, D., and Townsend, S. A., A rapid method for assessing the condition of Riparian zones in the wet/dry tropics of Northern Australia, in 4th Australian Stream Management Conference, LauncestonHobart, Tasmania, 2005, pp. 173 - 178.
2004 Journal Article S. A. Townsend, Douglas, M. M., and Setterfield, S. A., Catchment cover and stream water quality in an Australian tropical savanna: rapid recovery after a change to a less intense fire regime, Ecological Management and Restoration, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 136 - 138, 2004.
2004 Journal Article S. A. Townsend and Douglas, M. M., The effect of a wildfire on stream water quality and catchment water yield in a tropical savanna excluded from fire for 10 years (Kakadu National Park, North Australia), Water Research, vol. 38, no. 13, pp. 3051 - 3058, 2004.
2003 Book Chapter M. M. Douglas, Townsend, S. A., and Lake, P., Streams, in Fire in Tropical Savannas: The Kapalga Experiment, vol. 169, A. Andersen, Cook, G. D., and Williams, R. J., Eds. New York: Springer Publishing Company, 2003, pp. 59 - 78.
2001 Journal Article S. A. Townsend, Perennial domination of phytoplankton by Botryococcus and Peridinium in a discontinuously polymictic reservoir (tropical Australia), Archiv fur Hydrobiologie, vol. 151, no. 4, pp. 529 - 548, 2001.
2000 Journal Article S. A. Townsend and Douglas, M. M., The effect of three fire regimes on stream water quality, water yield and export coefficients in a tropical savanna (northern Australia), Journal of Hydrology, vol. 229, no. 3-4, pp. 118 - 137, 2000.
2000 Journal Article S. A. Townsend, Seasonal pattern and inferred phosphorus limitation of phytoplankton biomass in two tropical reservoirs in northern Australia, Marine and Freshwater Research, vol. 51, no. 1, pp. 91 - 96, 2000.
1999 Journal Article S. A. Townsend, The seasonal pattern of dissolved oxygen, and hypolimnetic deoxygenation, in two tropical Australian reservoirs, Lakes and Reservoirs: research and management, vol. 4, no. 1-2, pp. 41 - 53, 1999.
1998 Conference Paper S. A. Townsend and Luong-Van, J. T., Phytoplankton biomass and composition in Manton River reservoir, a mesotrophic impoundement in the Australian wet/dry tropics, in 3rd International Conference on Reservoir Liminology and Water Quality, Ceske Buejovice, Czech RepublicCzech Republic, 1998, pp. 113 - 120.
1997 Journal Article S. A. Townsend, Boland, K. T., and Luong-Van, J. T., Wet and dry season heat loss in two tropical Australian resevoirs, Archiv fur Hydrobiologie, vol. 139, no. 1, pp. 51 - 68, 1997.