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WRaP is an online catalogue of material produced by members of the University and contains details of articles, conference papers, book chapters and publications.

Recent publications

Hicks, D.M., Ouvrard, P., Baldock, K.C.R., Baude, M., Goddard, M.A., Kunin, W.E., Mitschunas, N., Memmott, J., Morse, H., Nikolitsi, M., Osgathorpe, L.M., Potts, S.G., Robertson, K.M., Scott, A.V., Sinclair, F., Westbury, D.B., & Stone, G.N. (2016) Food for pollinators: quantifying the nectar and pollen resources of urban flower meadows. PloS one 11(6).

Garratt, M.P.D., Breeze, T.D., Boreux, V., Fountain, M.T., McKerchar, M., Webber, S.M., Coston, D.J., Jenner, N., Dean, R., Westbury, D.B., Biesmeijer, J.C., Potts, S.G., (2016) Apple pollination: demand depends on variety and supply depends on pollinator identity. PloS one 11(5).

Hammond K.J., Humphries D.J., Westbury D.B., Thompson A., Crompton L.A., Kirton P., Green C. and Reynolds C.K. (2014). The inclusion of forage mixtures in the diet of growing dairy heifers: Impacts on digestion, energy utilisation, and methane emissions. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 197, 88-95.

Blake, R.J. and Woodcock, B.A. and Westbury, D.B. and Sutton, P and Potts, S.G. (2013) Novel Management to Enhance Spider Biodiversity in Existing Grass Buffer Strips. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, 15 (1). pp. 77-85.

Brand, Z and Cloete, SWP and Maleki, IA and Brown, Chris (2013) Changes in the Air Cell Volume of Artificially Incubated Ostrich Eggs. South African Journal of Animal Science, 43 (1). pp. 98-104.

Dixon, Alan and Hailu, Afework and Semu, Tilahun (2013) Local Institutions, Social Capital and Sustainable Wetland Management: Experiences from Western Ethiopia. In: Wetland Management and Sustainable Livelihoods in Africa. Earthscan, pp. 85-111.

Herbert, Rob (2013) Plant WEE1 Kinase is Cell Cycle Regulated and Removed at Mitosis via the 26S Proteasome Machinery. Journal of Experimental Botany, 64 (7). pp. 2093-2106.

McDougall, Derek (2013) Glaciation style and the geomorphological record: evidence for Younger Dryas glaciers in the eastern Lake District, northwest England. Quaternary Science Reviews, 73 (1). pp. 48-58.

McDougall, Derek (2013) Unravelling Younger Dryas glaciation in the Tweedsmuir Hills, Southern Uplands, Scotland. In: EGU AGM, April 2013, Vienna, Austria.

Newnham, R and Sparks, T and Skjøth, C. and Head, K and Adams-Groom, Beverley and Smith, Matthew (2013) Pollen Season and Climate: Is the Timing of Birch Pollen Release in the UK Approaching its Limit? International Journal of Biometeorology .

Wood, Adrian and Dixon, Alan (2013) Functional Landscape Approach: Report of a Training Workshop held in Kasungu from 4th to 6th December 2012. Technical Report. Wetland Action.

Wood, Adrian and Dixon, Alan and McCartney, Matthew (2013) Conclusions: Transforming Wetland Livelihoods. In: Wetland Management and Sustainable Livelihoods in Africa. Earthscan, pp. 258-270.

Wood, Adrian and Dixon, Alan and McCartney, Matthew (2013) People-centred Wetland Management. In: Wetland Management and Sustainable Livelihoods in Africa. Earthscan, Abingdon, pp. 1-42.

Wood, Adrian and Dixon, Alan and McCartney, Matthew (2013) Wetland Management and Sustainable Livelihoods in Africa. Earthscan, Abingdon.

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