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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
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
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
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
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
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...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (3): 419–435.
Published: 11 December 2023
..., was declared officially extinct in the early 1980s, half a century after the death of the last captive animal. However, the regularity and frequency of sightings of the species over more than eight decades since has not only created a zoological mystery, but also made it challenging to reconstruct the timeline...
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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...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
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 (2022) 42 (2): 256–277.
Published: 09 May 2022
...). Survival fluctuated markedly when animals returned to the trappable population in 1981, but generally survival was higher in the burnt than in the control site until the end of the study (Fig. 1b). Low survival in August in both years was due to the death of all males. No females persisted...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 543–585.
Published: 01 December 2004
... slaughter of opossums and native bears" as it made it much easier to find and shoot nocturnal animals 39 Queensland State Archives: Department of Agriculture and Stock. AGS/N350A. 1910. Memo about Deaths of cattle from illegal use of cyanide, I 6/ I I I 19 I 0. 40 Queensland State Archives: Department...
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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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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 (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 2008
10.7882/9780980327229
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
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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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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
10.7882/CHANA.1990
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 287–338.
Published: 31 October 2023
... spontaneous appearance in 1962 is suspiciously reminiscent of a typographical error. Contextualising the death of the last captive Of direct relevance to the alternative capture scenarios and questions regarding the animal s welfare, the value of the last captive Thylacine as a live exhibit and dead specimen...
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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. Invertebrates killing animal welfare ethics conservation death euthanasia...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 97–108.
Published: 01 May 2023
... that Shepherd informed him that The animal died the day after it was photographed , alongside comment that the photograph does not represent the species in good condition, in fact, the subject of the photograph is emaciated (Laird, 1977). The specific date of death has not been recorded, but apparently...