Dr Sarah Legge

Principal Research Fellow

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Science

Overview

Qualifications

  • PhD, Australian National University

Publications

  • Woinarski, J. C.Z., Braby, M. F., Burbidge, A. A., Coates, D., Garnett, S. T., Fensham, R. J., Legge, S. M., McKenzie, N. L., Silcock, J. L. and Murphy, B. P. (2019) Reading the black book: The number, timing, distribution and causes of listed extinctions in Australia. Biological Conservation, 239 . doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2019.108261

  • Murphy, Brett P., Woolley, Leigh-Ann, Geyle, Hayley M., Legge, Sarah M., Palmer, Russell, Dickman, Chris R., Augusteyn, John, Brown, Stuart C., Comer, Sarah, Doherty, Tim S., Eager, Charlie, Edwards, Glenn, Fordham, Damien A., Harley, Dan, McDonald, Peter J., McGregor, Hugh, Moseby, Katherine E., Myers, Cecilia, Read, John, Riley, Joanna, Stokeld, Danielle, Trewella, Gavin J., Turpin, Jeff M. and Woinarski, John C.Z. (2019) Introduced cats (Felis catus) eating a continental fauna: The number of mammals killed in Australia. Biological Conservation, 237 28-40. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2019.06.013

  • Hayward, Matt W., Callen, Alex, Allen, Benjamin L., Ballard, Guy, Broekhuis, Femke, Bugir, Cassandra, Clarke, Rohan H., Clulow, John, Clulow, Simon, Daltry, Jennifer C., Davies-Mostert, Harriet T., Fleming, Peter J. S., Griffin, Andrea S., Howell, Lachlan G., Kerley, Graham I. H., Klop-Toker, Kaya, Legge, Sarah, Major, Tom, Meyer, Ninon, Montgomery, Robert A., Moseby, Katherine, Parker, Daniel M., Périquet, Stéphanie, Read, John, Scanlon, Robert J., Seeto, Rebecca, Shuttleworth, Craig, Somers, Michael J., Tamessar, Cottrell T., Tuft, Katherine, Upton, Rose, Valenzuela-Molina, Marcia, Wayne, Adrian, Witt, Ryan R. and Wüster, Wolfgang (2019) Deconstructing compassionate conservation. Conservation Biology, 33 4: 760-768. doi:10.1111/cobi.13366

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book

  • Woinarski, John, Legge, Sarah and Dickman, Chris Cats in Australia : Companion and Killer. Clayton South, VIC, Australia: CSIRO Publishing, 2019. doi:10.1071/9781486308446

  • Monitoring Threatened Species and Ecological Communities. Edited by Sarah Legge, David Lindenmayer, Natasha Robinson, Benjamin Scheele, Darren Southwell and Brendan Wintle Clayton South, VIC, Australia: CSIRO Publishing, 2018. doi:10.1071/9781486307722

  • Legge, Sarah Kookaburra : King of the Bush. Clayton South, VIC, Australia: CSIRO Publishing, 2004. doi:10.1071/9780643091375

Book Chapter

  • Jacklyn, Peter, Ansell, Shaun, Crosbie, Aaron, Holmes, Jarrad, Joseph, Aidan, Legge, Sarah, Lewis, Ben, Pickworth, Anna, Vigilante, Tom and Weigl, Jake (2015). The operational role of satellite-based fire data in savanna burning methodologies. In Brett Murphy, Andrew Edwards, CP (Mick) Meyer and Jeremy Russell-Smith (Ed.), Carbon accounting and savanna fire management (pp. 97-113) Clayton, VIC Australia: CSIRO Publishing.

  • Woinarski, John C. Z., Burbidge, Allan H., Comer, Sarah, Harley, Dan, Legge, Sarah, Lindenmayer, David B. and Partridge, Thalie B. (2014). Fire and biodiversity in Australia. In Austral Ark: The State of Wildlife in Australia and New Zealand (pp. 537-559) : Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/CBO9781139519960.027

Journal Article

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision