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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.023
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... Despite international concern for biodiversity loss, as urban pressure increases on the Cumberland Plain of Western Sydney, the native vegetation continues to be lost despite being classified as an ‘endangered ecological community’ under both state and federal legislation. While substantial...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.029
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The objective of this study was to relate the spread of the human population of Sydney to the natural history of the koala population in Campbelltown on its south-western edge. The first ever report of a koala by Europeans was near Bargo, just south of Campbelltown in 1798, making this...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.032
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... Long-nosed bandicoots Perameles nasuta were thought to have disappeared from inner western Sydney by the mid to late 1960s. This paper documents recent (2002-present) records of long-nosed bandicoots in the urban areas of inner western Sydney, including carcases (n=7), animals live-trapped or...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.030
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... were collected from six sites near Richmond in western Sydney between June 1991 and February 1992. Two sites were undisturbed, having little disruption to their natural vegetation and catchment, while four were disturbed being subject to habitat destruction and water pollution from surrounding towns...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 369–380.
Published: 23 December 2014
... result of endocrine disruption compounds (EDCs) have been reported. In response to the observation that the population of the bearded dragon Pogona barbata had crashed in peri-urban Western Sydney, we investigated the nature and extent of testis deformity. It was observed that individuals collected in...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 12 July 2021
... 2, Table 1), four nautical (e.g. McCauley et al. 2018). miles off Long-Reef, Sydney, where an individual was seen travelling north (Whale Watching Sydney). Satellite telemetry of tagged pygmy blue whales off Previous individual blue whale sightings off Sydney Perth, Western Australia and in the...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 698–710.
Published: 20 October 2011
... total of 164 dead or injured flying-foxes were collected ( n = 146) or observed ( n = 18) from an orchard in western Sydney over two weeks in spring 2007, after shooting had occurred at the orchard to protect fruit crops. Detailed information, including sex, reproductive state, age and description of...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 314–325.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., Western Australia and the Australian Capital Territory. A number of sightings have been reported from southern Sydney, including six sites where more than one slider has persisted. The incursions at Yeramba Lagoon in the Georges River National Park and the Centennial Parklands have been the most...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 194–206.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., Predicting biodiversity changes due to loss of bioengineers from an intertidal landscape, a case study from Sydney Harbour V.J. Cole*1, P.A. Hutchings2 and P.M. Ross1,3 1 School of Science and Health, Western Sydney University, NSW, Australia 2 Australian Museum Research Institute, Australian Museum, NSW...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 October 2020
... Encounters between freshwater crocodilesABSTRACT and invasive cane toads in north-western Australia: does context determine impact? Gregory S Clarke1, Cameron M Hudson2, and Richard Shine1,3 1School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia 2Department of Fish Ecology and...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 218–229.
Published: 01 January 2019
... Following the fourth session of the forum, we held a question and answer session facilitated by Paul Willis. The presentations covered by this plenary session were: John Hadley (Western Sydney University) - Does a painless death harm an invertebrate? Trudy Sharp (Department of Primary Industries...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 67–74.
Published: 01 January 2019
... native species? Ricky Spencer (Western Sydney University) - What ‘impact’ will the killing of two million cats by 2020 have on feral cat populations? Rod Kavanagh (Australian Wildlife Conservancy) - Conservation fencing: little cost but significant benefits for threatened native species. Libby Robin...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 669–674.
Published: 01 December 2018
... © 2018 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2018 2018 669 Speakers in this session were: Jonathan Majer University of Western Australia. Long-term invertebrate studies: problems, pitfalls and probabilities. Alan York University of Melbourne. Long-term effects of prescribed fire...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 748–754.
Published: 01 December 2018
... s got a GPS attached variation, but we also find that 30 years on we still get to it, it does date, time, GPS position. It makes it so easy. surprises. Our shorebird count program started in earnest in 1980. In 2010, at the western treatment plant, one of The other thing that you can use also is...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 610–616.
Published: 01 December 2018
... dollars at the end. We ve got to expand who we look to for the funding because there seems to JONATHAN MAJER (University of Western be a change in government responsibility for some of Australia): I have a question for Hugh Sweatman. the things which are actually public good. There seems You produced some...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 801–808.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Western Australia, I know my good friend a slightly different situation. I recently tried to find Peter Bridge, who worked in the government chem lab, an honours thesis on the baitworm that s collected in told me that everybody who logs a mining lease, if they Moreton Bay, and Queensland University...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 June 2021
...D. C. Lettoof; A Santoro; C. VL. Swinstead; J. Cornelis ABSTRACT Snake-Turtle interactions have been rarely documented. We recorded a hatchling Chelodina oblonga within the stomach contents of a Western tiger snake ( Notechis scutatus occidentalis ). This is the first recorded observation of an...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 28 December 2020
... Colman, N.J. 2015. Morphological variation and ecological interactions of Australia s apex predator the dingo (Canis dingo). PhD thesis. University of Western Sydney, Sydney. Corbett, L.K. 2001. The Dingo in Australia and Asia. Second Edition. JB Books Australia, Marleston. Corbett, L. 2006. The...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 379–391.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., Parramatta, NSW 2124 13 Science for Wildlife Ltd, Cammeray, NSW, 2062 Australia 14 The University of Sydney, Charles Perkins Centre, Sydney, Australia. 15 Biologic Environmental Survey, Office G, Rokeby Rd, Subiaco, Western Australia 6008, Australia 16 School of Environmental and Rural Science, The...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 22 April 2021
... coast and ranges, with scattered locations in western NSW. This contrasts to the distribution of foxes, in which occupancy was high across most of the state. Data from 200 WildCount camera sites within protected areas also showed marked differences in the distribution of the two canid species. At the...