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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.039
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... flying-foxes “instantly” but inflict extreme pain and suffering before death; injure some animals, which survive in severe pain, and cause pain/ suffering to suckling young via death of mothers. Apropos the NSW Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act , grids cause (1) multiple uncontrolled acts...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.017
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... Animal-vehicle collisions occur daily on roads around the world, putting drivers and passengers at risk of trauma and death. There is limited routine information about the incidence of such collisions and their resultant trauma and healthcare burden in Australia. Without this information...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.018
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... powerline easement, and seldom cross either boundary. Home ranges of radio-collared animals (which included some overlap) were 22.7 (± 5.1 s.e.) hectares for males and 9.7 (± 1.1 s.e.) hectares for females and extended to the very edge of the highway. Most road deaths, which peaked in September and October...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.042
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
.... Because of the animals' mobility, localised culling (as in the Melbourne Botanic Gardens) will not solve problems caused by the bats and, if continued, will act as a pteropucidal black hole, attracting to their deaths a continuing stream of animals from far afield. If the community wishes to protect...
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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.2012.009
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... Worldwide coral reefs are declining in health due to anthropogenic impacts including widespread bleaching or corals which often leads to death of the coral colony. Not only are we witnessing impacts on the cover of live coral and fish populations, but also we are losing the tremendous diversity...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.006
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... their survival on the mainland, subsequently increasing greatly in numbers. By the 1990s, large concentrated populations of Koalas had caused extensive tree deaths and resulting environmental damage, with associated economic and animal welfare issues. This study aimed to discover why and how the management...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 218–229.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... 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) - Killing pest animals: are all methods equal? Susan Rhind (University of Wollongong) and Murray Ellis (Office...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1040–1046.
Published: 29 January 2012
... of the study area each year. Freshly- killed animals were found in both early morning and late afternoon. The hard, outer integument of reptiles often survived repeated impacts with vehicles, and exposure to the elements after death, so that identification of complete and partial carcasses was nearly always...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 543–585.
Published: 01 December 2004
... legislative devices used to manage the harvest were close seasons and establishment of sanctuaries, supported by various other measures .Animals were taken by baiting (cyanide), snaring and shooting. Control measures were ineffective in preventing breaches of the regulations, and widespread take occurred...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 979–982.
Published: 29 January 2012
..., peas, lentils etc.) originally requires clear-felling native vegetation. That act alone results in the deaths of thousands of Australian animals and plants per hectare. Since Europeans arrived on this continent more than half of Australia s unique native vegetation has been swept away (Lindenmayer 2007...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327229
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 379–389.
Published: 01 June 2017
... kg live-weight (and supply 40% of Australia s pig meat)! Obviously, it would preserve an enormous amount of crops for consumption somewhere by humans and reduce the indirect deaths of animals that occur when we grow crops. Feeding anything to pigs that has been exposed to meat or meat products...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/CHANA.1990
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 9–17.
Published: 04 October 2011
... and death in an Australian tourist location. Anthropology Today 18(5): 14-19. The cull of the wild: dingoes, development and death in an Australian tourist location Anthropology Today 18 14 19 Peace, A. 2009. Ponies out of place? Wild animals, wilderness and environmental governance...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 17–25.
Published: 01 January 2016
... donkeys in Australia remain condemned to death. Our relationship with animals has been a matter for debate down the centuries and there are many theories underpinning human and non-human animal interactions. 3 A few donkeys arrived in 1793 into NSW but had not been extensively used. Our stubborn prejudice...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 September 2021
... (42.5 with car showing the highest percentage of dead animals. DSE data also show that a higher percentage of animals died than were released within each category. The number of deaths in all cases was more than 52%. Across the three databases, the majority of koalas that were admitted because of AVCs...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608534
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 151–157.
Published: 01 January 2019
... theory developed by the New Zealand philosopher, Nicholas Agar. Combined, the two theories support the following thesis: death harms an invertebrate because it deprives the individual of future biopreference satisfaction. Email: J.Hadley@westernsydney.edu.au Invertebrates killing animal...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 170–180.
Published: 01 January 2019
... instantaneous death or for the animal to be rendered insensible until death ensues, without pain, suffering or distress (RSPCA Australia 2009). Here we examine whether this aim could be achieved using captive bolt devices and the animal, operational and equipment factors that may influence animal welfare...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 13 April 2021
...). Further, while dingoes are well known for hunting and killing animals to meet their energetic requirements, they also scavenge animal remains (Brook and Kutt 2011; Davis et al. 2015; Newsome et al. 1983). In Australia, animal carcasses are abundant. In addition to natural deaths of macropods and other...