Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Environmental Risk Management of Bushfires, University of Wollongong

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Bushfire Risk management, Landscape ecology, Spatial Analysis, Conservation Biology.

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

Price O (in press) The drivers of effectiveness of prescribed fire treatment. Forest Science.

Price, O. F., and R. Bradstock (2011). The influence of weather and fuel management on the annual extent of unplanned fires in the Sydney region of Australia. International Journal of Wildland Fire 20, 142-151.

Price O. F., and Bradstock R (2010). The effect of fuel age on the spread of fire in sclerophyll forest in the Sydney region of Australia. International Journal of Wildland Fire 19, 35-45.

Price, O. F., A. C. Edwards, and J. Russell-Smith. (2007). Efficacy of permanent firebreaks and aerial prescribed burning in western Arnhem Land, NorthernTerritory, Australia. International Journal of Wildland Fire, 16: 295-303.

Price, O. F. (2006). Frugivorous bird movements among fragmented rainforests in the Northern Territory, Australia. Wildlife Research, 33(6), 521-528

Price, O. F., J. C. Z. Woinarski, and D. Robinson (1999). Large area requirements for frugivorous birds in monsoon rainforests of the Northern Territory, Australia. Biological Conservation. 91: 169-180

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Environmental Risk Management of Bushfires, University of Wollongong