Mr Zachary Thomas Carter

BSc and MSc Biosystems Engineering (Michigan State University)

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Doctoral Candidate - Doctor of Philosophy

Biography

Zachary T. Carter is a PhD candidate at the University of Auckland, School of Biological Sciences. He received his BSc and MSc in Biosystems Engineering from Michigan State University in 2014 and 2017, respectively. Zach draws upon his diverse academic background to solve complex ecological issues and to facilitate biodiversity conservation.

Research | Current

Selected publications

  • Carter, Z.T., Lumley, T., Bodey, T.W. & Russell, J.C. (2021), The clock is ticking: temporally prioritizing eradications on islands. Glob Change Biol. Accepted Author Manuscript. 10.1111/gcb.15502
  • Carter, Z. T., Perry, G. L. W., & Russell, J. C. (2020). Determining the underlying structure of insular isolation measures. JOURNAL OF BIOGEOGRAPHY, 47 (4), 955-967.10.1111/jbi.13778
  • Carter, Z.T., Bodey, T.W. & Russell, J.C. (2021). Terrestrial vertebrate survey of Motukawanui. New Zealand Journal of Zoology. In press.
  • Bodey, T.W., Carter, Z.T., Haubrock, P.J., Cuthbert, R.N., Welsh, M.J., Diagne, C., & Courchamp, C. (2021). Biological Invasions in New Zealand - first steps towards a comprehensive economic cost synthesis. NeoBiota. Manuscript under review.

 

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Responsibilities

Areas of expertise

  • Invasive species
  • Island conservation
  • Conservation decision-making
  • Prioritization

Contact details

Primary office location

THOMAS BUILDING - Bldg 110
Level 1, Room 110
3 SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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