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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.013
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
... secondary science have declined. With only half of the year 12 cohort completing science, the learning of science in the junior years becomes the only place where future generations of Australians will learn about why science matters. It is in the junior years, however where disenchantment with learning...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 229–237.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the Australian Alps. Pp. 221-239. in The scientific significance of the Australian Alps ed. by R.B. Good, Australian Academy of Science: Canberra. The scientific significance of the Australian Alps 221 239 Happold, D.C.D. 1989b. The value of faecal pellets for ascertaining the presence of Mastacomys...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 430–456.
Published: 01 June 2017
... wildlife talkback citizen science identifiable species cryptozoology unidentifiable mammals psychological element eyewitness reliability physical evidence 430 2017 Australian Zoologist volume 38 (3) This paper is part of the theme edition of Australian Zoologist - Dangerous Ideas in Zoology...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 505–517.
Published: 01 September 2017
...), the influence of public communication has not been fully considered. This article traces the depiction of the 2011 outbreak of Hendra virus in the Australian media by examining how both journalists and other actors framed the conflict. Recognition of framing influence and the media as an actor in its own right...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 369–380.
Published: 23 December 2014
... with an enlarged testis. The only Testis abnormalities in a population of the iconic Australian species, the eastern bearded dragon Pogona barbata Danny Wotherspoon 1, 2 and Shelley Burgin 2, 3, 4 1Abel Ecology, 113 Chapman Parade, Faulconbridge, 2776, Australia. 2 School of Science and Health, University...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 83–89.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of the Mississippi Academy of Science 47: 106 113. Jia, Y.T. and Chen, Y.F. 2013. River health assessment in a large river: Bioindicators of fish population. Ecological indicators 26: 24 32. DOI:10.1016/j.ecolind.2012.10.011 Johnston, H. and Mawson, P.M. 1941. Ascaroid nematodes from Australian birds...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 554–560.
Published: 20 October 2011
...Patrick Couper; Conrad Hoskin Rainforest was formerly widespread on the Australian continent but underwent large-scale contraction to pockets on the east coast through the Miocene and Quaternary. This contraction was due to increasingly dry and seasonal climatic conditions across the continent...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 76–100.
Published: 17 March 2014
... parameters of reproduction observed in the wild, and in captive breeding colonies of P. poliocephalus, P. alecto and P. scapulatus , and survival rates that are likely to apply to Australian conditions. Our models show explicitly that flying-fox populations have a very low capacity for increase, even under...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/MEH.1975
EISBN: 0959995110
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 241–253.
Published: 11 November 2020
... in Victorian ash forests 2021 249Zoologist Australian volume 41 (2) References Ashton, D. H., 1981. Fire in tall open forests (wet sclerophyll forests). Pp. 339-366 in Fire and the Australian Biota ed by A. M. Gill, R. H. Groves and I. R. Noble. Australian Academy of Science, Canberra. Ashton, D. H...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (1): 5–9.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Academy of Science, 129-45. SMITH, A. P., 1984. Demographic consequences of reproduction, dispersal and social organisation in a population of Leadbeaters Possum, in 'Possums and Gliders' ed. by A P. Smith and I. D. Hume. Australian Mammal Society, Sydney. Possums and Gliders WAKEFIELD, N...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 358.
Published: 01 December 2019
... expertise to Australian Academy of Science for National contributions conserve and manage wetlands and their wildlife makes it to the understanding of arid zone wetlands, aerial survey very appropriate for the RZS NSW to make him a Fellow techniques and for communication of research; National of the Society...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 360–361.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of the Society was therefore unanimous in supporting his awards and medals from scientific and literary societies, nomination as a Fellow of the RZS NSW. election as Australian Humanist of the Year (2005), Australian of the Year (2007), and fellowship of the Chris Dickman Australian Academy of Science in 2012...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.018
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... The endangered Mountain Pygmy-possum Burramys parvus is an alpine-subalpine specialist and the only Australian mammal entirely restricted to areas above the winter snowline. There are three geographically isolated populations of B. parvus : Kosciuszko National Park (South Ramshead...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 28 December 2020
..., United States of America. 8 ARC (Australian Research Council) Centre for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia. * Corresponding author: E: stephen.jackson@dpi.nsw.gov.au A BS TR A CT Taxonomy is the science of the classification...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 225–233.
Published: 26 August 2014
... Happold, D.C.D. 1989a. Small mammals of the Australian Alps. Pp. 221-239 in The Scientific Significance of the Australian Alps. edited by R.B. Good, Australian Academy of Science, Canberra, Australia. The Scientific Significance of the Australian Alps 221 239 Happold, D.C.D. 1989b. The value...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 22 (3): 1–9.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and Reptiles. Bureau of Flora and Fauna, Canberra. Aust. Govt. Publ. Serv., Canberra. Forestry Commission of NSW (1982). Eden native forest man- agementplan, Forestry Comm. NSW, Sydney. Gill, A M., Groves, R. H. and Noble, I. R. (1981). Fire and the Australian Biota, Australian Academy of Science, Canberra. We...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (1-2): 28–35.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... The Mountain Pygmypossum (Burramys parvus) Broom: an alpine endemic. Pp. 241-64 in Proceedings of the first Fenner Conference: Scientific significance of the Australian Alps. Australian Academy of Science 13-15 September 1988: Canberra. The Mountain Pygmypossum (Burramys parvus) Broom: an alpine endemic 241...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (2): 89–93.
Published: 17 March 2014
... species. Pp. 159-62 in "Species at Risk Research in Australia" ed by R. H. Groves and W. D. L. Ride. Australian Academy of Science, Canberra. FULLER, L., 1980. WollongongS Native Trees. Weston, Kiama. HODSON, N. L., 1966. A survey of road mortality in mammals (and including data for the Grass Snake...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 67–73.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... AND TANTON, M. T., 1981. Effects of fire on the invertebrate fauna of soil and litter of a eucalypt forest. In Fire and the Australian Biota ed by A. M. Gill, G. H. Grove and I. R. Noble. Australian Academy of Science. Fire and the Australian Biota GRAFEN, A., 1985. A geometric view of relatedness...