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Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 02 December 2022
... presentation at the Royal Society of Van Diemen’s Land in 1849 reveals Aboriginal knowledge of the reproductive behaviour and life history of Tasmanian echidnas not described in the scientific literature until very recently. Echidna Platypus oviparity Indigenous knowledge Tasmania Indigenous...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 436–445.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of traditional food and alteration of totem species. This paper describes the significance of frogs to the Gängan and Gapuwiyak communities, assesses frog biodiversity in Yolngu territory according to indigenous knowledge, attempts to document the changes in frog biodiversity currently occurring as a result...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (3): 321–331.
Published: 14 March 2013
.... Myles and Milo Sydney: Allen and Unwin. Muir, Cameron, Deborah Bird Rose and Phillip Sullivan, 2010. From the other side of the knowledge frontier: Indigenous knowledge, social ecological relationships and new perspectives , The Rangeland Journal, 32: 259 265 Nairn, Bede 1976. Robertson, Sir John...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 388–407.
Published: 29 July 2020
..., such knowledge could inform disease control and response strategies that can be utilised to implement surveillance and management plans. We hypothesise that dingo phenotype will differ based on locality and the extent of the interface shared with domestic dogs because we expect dingoes around NPA indigenous...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 103–107.
Published: 17 March 2014
... indigenous capacity and local knowledge regarding the conserva- tion and sustainable development of forests should, through institutional and financial support, and in col- laboration with the people in local communities concerned, be recog- nized, respected, recorded, developed and, as appropriate...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 18–27.
Published: 04 October 2011
... and redemptive ecology Australian Zoologist 33 369 378 Smith, W. and Green, G. 2001. Top ranger brought in for the cull. The Courier Mail. 5 May 2001. Suchet, S. 2002. ‘Totally wild’? Colonising discourses, indigenous knowledges and managing wildlife. Australian Geographer. 3(2):141-157...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 593–607.
Published: 16 October 2020
... and the mythic journeys of the ancestors are still celebrated in remote communities today. AMRRIC (Animal Management in Remote and Rural Indigenous Communities) Veterinarian Sophie Constable recorded first-hand accounts of dingo knowledge in 2014. The Aboriginal elders stated: Dingoes are important in our...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 26–30.
Published: 01 December 2017
.... On the face of it, Australia, with its insect friendly climate and advanced scientific organisations, is in a good position to raise insects. We also have indigenous knowledge as an important information source to draw from. However, many of the moth and beetle types of insects traditionally eaten...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (3): 770–810.
Published: 16 March 2022
... is implicit in indigenous knowledge of native ecology and indigenous lore based on a relational understanding of nature (Cajete and Bear 2000; Salmón 2000; Bach and Larson 2017). It is difficult, however, to know what indigenous beliefs and values about particular species were in the pre-colonial period...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 52–56.
Published: 01 December 2017
...), and the harvest of wild meat for food is currently unquantified but likely to be extremely large (Conservation Visions 2016). Indigenous peoples in developed countries and regions such as North America and Australia often have a strong cultural preference for wild meat over domestic sources, and continue...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 173–180.
Published: 01 January 2018
... to accommodate Indigenous uses and values, this was viewed cynically by the traditional owners and other Indigenous groups that make use of the BMP. Other forms of locally based knowledge for example knowledge held by commercial and recreational fishers tended to focus on fishing knowledge and involved...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 68–75.
Published: 01 December 2017
... s probably the most well whether Minister Hunt [the then Federal Minister for qualified person to talk on this issue, who also thinks it the Environment] made the right decision. would be an excellent idea, given his extensive knowledge of crocodile breeding biology. ROSIE COONEY: I can certainly...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 182–198.
Published: 31 August 2022
...., Fitzsimons, J., Irving, J. and Clarke, P. 2015. Valuing Nature: Protected Areas and Ecosystem Services. Australian Committee for IUCN: Sydney. Fletcher, M.-S., Romano, A., Connor, S., Mariani, M. and Maezumi, S. Y. 2021. Catastrophic bushfires, Indigenous fire knowledge and reframing science in southeast...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 369–378.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... & N. Smith 1999. Planting indigenous species: a subversion of Australian eco-nationalism. In K. Neumann, N. Thomas and H. Ericksen (eds) Quicksands: Foundational Histories in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand, pp.153-175. Sydney: University of New South Wales Press. Quicksands: Foundational...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 326–327.
Published: 01 December 2019
... As a taxonomic reference though, I am of the view that a doyen in our field and, without John, our knowledge of this book does not serve as reference for the current Australian freshwater turtles would be next to nothing. taxonomic status of Australian freshwater turtles, in fact, John Cann is a true champion...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 408–413.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Zealand in the late 19 th century. Over the past 100 years they have managed to spread to many parts of the entire country. Although their preferred habitat does not often overlap with that of the indigenous Leiopelma spp., their presence has raised many concerns within the local frog conservation...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 425–435.
Published: 17 March 2014
... adds another dimension to the de Rougemont claim and hints at a possibility that turtle-riding may have grown from Indigenous hunting practices. Much of our knowledge of Aboriginal culture and people at the time of European colonisation is based on the observations of the early explorers and navigators...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 39–47.
Published: 17 March 2014
... directly concerned with protected areas, the IVth Congress also aims to reach out to and influence the numerous other sectors with links to protected areas. These include those who depend upon the genes, species, and ecosystem services provided by protected habitats (indigenous people, agri- culture...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 36–40.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... To make that metaphorical magic pudding he understood the need to bring together a range of ingredients, in our case knowledge from social sciences, ecological sciences and indigenous and local understandings. This is a formula that practitioners in each of those areas have yet to discover. It s one...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 298–321.
Published: 30 September 2020
... that dingoes have not entered. After arrival on the Australian mainland, dingoes were integrated into the culture of Indigenous Australians and, in different areas and cultural contexts, were used to assist in the pursuit or cornering of game animals, as companions and guardians in camp, as clothing, and even...