Lesley Hughes

Professor

  • 9668 Citations
  • 39 h-Index
1990 …2018
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Projects 2006 2018

Research Output 1990 2017

Climate change: a deadly threat to coral reefs

Hughes, L., Steffen, W., Alexander, D. & Rice, M. 2017 Sydney: Climate Council of Australia. 28 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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coral reef
bleaching
climate change
global economy
sea surface temperature

Climate change and the Victorian bushfire threat: update 2017

Hughes, L. & Alexander, D. 2017 Sydney: Climate Council of Australia. 36 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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climate change
economics
loss

Cranking up the intensity: climate change and extreme weather events

Steffen, W., Hughes, L., Alexander, D. & Rice, M. 2017 Sydney: Climate Council of Australia. 94 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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weather
climate change
climate effect
rainfall
heat wave

Local leadership: tracking local government progress on climate change

Stock, P., Rice, M., Hughes, L., Steffen, W., Pearce, A., Hussey, K. & Flannery, T. 2017 Sydney: Climate Council of Australia. 65 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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leadership
local government
climate change
climate
environmental policy

Renewal ecology: conservation for the Anthropocene

Bowman, D. M. J. S., Garnett, S. T., Barlow, S., Bekessy, S. A., Bellairs, S. M., Bishop, M. J., Bradstock, R. A., Jones, D. N., Maxwell, S. L., Pittock, J., Toral-Granda, M. V., Watson, J. E. M., Wilson, T., Zander, K. K. & Hughes, L. Sep 2017 In : Restoration Ecology. 25, 5, p. 674-680 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

environmental change
biodiversity
ecology
infrastructure
restoration ecology

Prizes

2017 BHERT Award for Outstanding Collaboration for National (non-economic) Benefit

Lesley Hughes (Recipient), Michelle Leishman (Recipient), Rachael Gallagher (Recipient), Nola Hancock (Recipient), Linda Beaumont (Recipient), Leigh Staas (Recipient), Victoria Graham (Recipient), Timothy Ralph (Recipient), Hsing-Chung Chang (Recipient), Kerrie Tomkins (Recipient), Emilie-Jane Ens (Recipient) & Melanie Bishop (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Honorary award

Faculty of Science and Engineering Award for Excellence in Research

Michelle Leishman (Recipient), Lesley Hughes (Recipient), Victoria Graham (Recipient), Linda Beaumont (Recipient), Melanie Bishop (Recipient), Rachael Gallagher (Recipient), Nola Hancock (Recipient), Kerrie Tomkins (Recipient), Hsing-Chung Chang (Recipient), Emilie-Jane Ens (Recipient), Leigh Staas (Recipient) & Timothy Ralph (Recipient), 24 Nov 2017

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Macquarie University Academic Staff Award for Excellence in Research, Highly Commended

Lesley Hughes (Recipient), Michelle Leishman (Recipient), Linda Beaumont (Recipient), Melanie Bishop (Recipient), Rachael Gallagher (Recipient), Nola Hancock (Recipient), Kerrie Tomkins (Recipient), Hsing-Chung Chang (Recipient), Emilie-Jane Ens (Recipient), Timothy Ralph (Recipient) & Victoria Graham (Recipient), 1 Nov 2017

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