Ford, Hugh Alastair (1946-)

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Ornithologist; Ecologist
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Hugh Ford is an associate professor in zoology at the University of New England, where he has worked since 1977. He has studied the ecology of a wide range of woodland birds by looking at community organisation, population ecology, social behaviour, movements and relationships between birds and plants. He is also concerned about the impact of habitat loss and fragmentation on the conservation of Australian fauna and flora.

Born United Kingdom, 8 December 1946. Educated Universities of Edinburgh (BSc Hons 1968) and Stirling (PhD 1973). Demonstrator, Department of Biology, Keele University 1972-73; Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Zoology, University of Adelaide 1973-76, lecturer, then associate professor, Department of Zoology, University of New England 1977 to date. Wrote (1989), the first bird ecology text that uses Australian birds extensively to illustrate current ecological theory, and co-edited two books on the ecology of Australian birds, (1986) and . Editor, 1981-85; first editor of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union's 'Recent Ornithological Literature Supplement' 1987-91; D.L. Serventy Medal, Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union 1993. Sometime member, scientific advisory committee, World Wide Fund for Nature; editorial boards, and .

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  1. Ford, Hugh Alastair
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. The Flight of the Emu: a Hundred Years of Australian Ornithology 1901-2001
    Robin, Libby
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2001

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  1. WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Periodic (National : 1977 - 2011) Wednesday 25 October 1978 p 339

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    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 18 May 1951 [Issue No.83] p 1472

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    ... James, Lewisham Hospital, Lewisham, M.B., B.S., 1951, Univ. Sydney. 8200. Anderson, Hugh Cairn ... , Univ. Sydney. 8254. Ford, Bruce Francis, Police Henry Hospital, Little Bay, M.B., B.S., 1951, Univ ... 3088 words
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  1. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 28 March 1941 p 8 Family Notices
    ... Balmain Hospi-tal, Harry, beloved second son of Mr. and Mrs. Reuben F. Bedwell, of Ford Street, Balmain ... foicVLr Inserted bj his lovltiR wife Allee of Ashfield. HOWIE.—Alastair Cairns, dearly beloved hus ... 4642 words
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    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 28 March 1942 p 19 Family Notices
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  1. D.L. Serventy Medal 1993: Citation – Hugh Alastair Ford
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  2. Island Biogeography: as Illustrated by Birds in the Australasian Region
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    Fitri, Lulu; Ford, Hugh Alastair
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