Doctor Amy-Marie Gilpin

Doctor Amy-Marie Gilpin

Research Support Program Fellow - Bushfire & Pollination,
Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Floral Resources & Climate Change,
Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment



  • PhD University of Wollongong
  • BSc (Hons) University of Wollongong

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment
  • Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment


Phone: (02) 4570 1017
Location: R2.G.13

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Journal Articles

  • Schmidt, L., Gilpin, A., Cook, J., Rymer, P., Gibson-Roy, P., Craigie, S. and Power, S. (2020), 'Restoration of native wildflower patches in agronomic settings for diverse and healthy pollinator populations', Australasian Plant Conservation, vol 28, no 4 , pp 17 - 19.
  • Gilpin, A., Denham, A. and Ayre, D. (2019), 'Do mass flowering agricultural species affect the pollination of Australian native plants through localised depletion of pollinators or pollinator spillover effects?', Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, vol 277 , pp 83 - 94.
  • Gilpin, A., Denham, A. and Ayre, D. (2019), 'Are there magnet plants in Australian ecosystems : pollinator visits to neighbouring plants are not affected by proximity to mass flowering plants', Basic and Applied Ecology, vol 35 , pp 34 - 44.
  • Gilpin, A., Collette, J., Denham, A., Ooi, M. and Ayre, D. (2017), 'Do introduced honeybees affect seed set and seed quality in a plant adapted for bird pollination?', Journal of Plant Ecology, vol 10, no 4 , pp 721 - 729.
  • Gilpin, A., Denham, A. and Ayre, D. (2017), 'The use of digital video recorders in pollination biology', Ecological Entomology, vol 42, no 4 , pp 383 - 388.
  • Gilpin, A., Ayre, D. and Denham, A. (2014), 'Can the pollination biology and floral ontogeny of the threatened Acacia carneorum explain its lack of reproductive success?', Ecological Research, vol 29, no 2 , pp 225 - 235.
  • Denham, A., Auld, T., Ayre, D., Forrest, C., Gilpin, A., O'Brien, E. and Roberts, D. (2013), 'Research and conservation initiatives for the vulnerable purple-wood wattle : a model for plant species conservation in Australia?', Australasian Plant Conservation, vol 21, no 3 , pp 22 - 24.

Current Projects

Title: The regreening of the Blue Mountains: Using citizen science to study post-fire recovery in the Blue Mountains
  • Department of Planning, Industry and Environment NSW
Western Researchers: Belinda Medlyn, Paul Rymer, Sally Power, Brendan Choat, Rachael Nolan, Amy-Marie Gilpin, Uffe Nielsen, Matthias Boer, Kate Umbers and Ben Moore
Years: 2021-05-01 - 2022-06-30
ID: P00027295

Previous Projects

Title: Ecoregional planting guide for agroecosystems in the Blue Mountains
  • Wheen Bee Foundation
Western Researchers: James Cook, Sally Power and Amy-Marie Gilpin
Years: 2020-09-01 - 2020-12-15
ID: P00026744

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