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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.049
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... Science in place is part of a wider interdisciplinary project, Strata: deserts past, present and future. It examines the spatial construction of knowledge around the archaeologically significant site, Puritjarra, in Australia's Western Desert. It uses a ‘history of ideas’ approach...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.013
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.033
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... The archaeological record in the forests of southeastern New South Wales contains greater variability than has previously been acknowledged. This variability is not adequately sampled by the present system of site protection. Current management of the archaeological record is based on sites...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 295–305.
Published: 17 March 2014
... brushtail possum Trichosurus vulpecula on macropod carcasses in Namadgi National Park, montane Southeastern Australia T.E. Heinsohn¹ and R. Barker² ¹T.E. Heinsohn, Department of Archaeology and Natural History, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University, ACT 0200, Australia...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 474–475.
Published: 17 March 2014
... the cane toad Spread of the Cane toad Bufo marinus to San Cristobal (Makira) Island, Solomon Islands T.E. Heinsohn Department of Archaeology and Natural History, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University, ACT 0200, Australia. Email: tomh@coombs.anu.edu.au. Key words: Bufo...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 351–376.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Ballard, C. 1993. Stimulating minds to fantasy? A critical etymology for Sahul. Pp. 17-23 in Sahul in Review: Pleistocene Archaeology in Australia, New Guinea and Island Melanesia, edited by M.A. Smith, M. Spriggs and B. Frankhauser. Department of Prehistory, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.008
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... platforms. Research since 2001 has revealed many previously unknown rock art sites with depictions of animals, especially in Wollemi National Park, as well as greater knowledge about contemporary animal distributions. In this paper archaeological and natural history studies are brought together...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 568–579.
Published: 11 August 2020
... archaeology, behaviour, biology, cognition, evolutionary psychology, non-lethal management, reproduction and parental behaviour, and vocalisations. This has resulted in at least 21 published scientific studies which are summarised in this paper. As this case study demonstrates, captive facilities have...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.004
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... is also discussed. Archaeological evidence is used to complement the early historical records in order to establish their distribution and to trace back in time the manufacture and use of shell fish-hooks in New South Wales to almost 1000 years ago. Theories about their place/s of origin and the impacts...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.038
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... regime became established. The archaeological evidence for its presence at these times is inconclusive. However a strong case for the Dreaming track system being in place can be made by about 1500 years ago in western New South Wales and about 1200 years ago in the Northern Territory. At a global scale...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 322–337.
Published: 24 February 2021
... dating suggests that the first dogs evolved approximately 20,000-40,000 years BP (Pang et al. 2009; Druzhkova et al. 2013; Thalmann et al. 2013; Freedman et al. 2014; Skoglund et al. 2015; Freedman and Wayne 2017; Oetjens et al. 2018). Archaeological estimates of the divergence time between wolves...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 17–25.
Published: 01 December 2017
... . Some steps in such directions have been taken, but more can be done. Where to from here? Looking ahead, I imagine that there will be further research in terms of OFT in the context of foraging by non-human organisms and extensions to other areas of biology, using OFT to understand human archaeology...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 347–357.
Published: 28 December 2020
... are consistent with the archaeological evidence of Greig 348 AuZstoraolilaongist volume 41 (3) 2021 Taxonomy of the dingo et al. (2018) who proposed that dogs were introduced to the islands of Oceania, via island Southeast Asia, around 3,300 years ago and were tied to human expansion. They also suggested...
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Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 02 December 2022
... Australia. The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland 44:195-211. English, Anthony. 2004. Echidnas and Archaeology: understanding the Aboriginal values of forests in NSW. Conservation of Australia s Forest Fauna:175-185. Bennett, George. 1833. Letter from Bennett to Owen...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 363.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of current environments and populations or (University of Western Sydney) and Martin Predavec historical, archaeological and paleontological remains can (RZS NSW). 2020 AustralZiaoonlogist volume 40 (3) 363 Theme edition: New Approaches to Zoology ...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 298–321.
Published: 30 September 2020
... estimates, arguing that they arose from the mixing of upper and lower layers of soil and, in particular, the intrusion of younger fragments of bone into lower and older levels (Gollan 1984). The oldest reliably dated archaeological remains of dingoes yield ages of at least 3000 years (Corbett 2006; Smith...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 114–119.
Published: 01 December 2017
... © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2017 Zoology on the Table: Plenary Session 3 Following the third session of the forum we held a question and answer session facilitated by Dan Lunney.The presentations covered by this plenary session were: Archaeology on the side: Sydney s...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (2): 396–402.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... 86 365 77 Stone, T., 1991. Megapode mounds and archaeology in northern Australia. Emu 91: 255-56. Megapode mounds and archaeology in northern Australia Emu 91 255 56 Stott, P., 1996. Ground-penetrating radar: a technique for investigating the burrow structures of fossorial...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 488.
Published: 01 June 2017
... hunting for archaeological evidence of planning: you won t find anything (Natalie Rogers, University of NSW) Value of anecdotal reports and implications of results of amateur zoological researchers (Gary Opit, NFA) Maybe it s conservation management that s killing our wildlife (Guy Ballard, Peter...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 803–805.
Published: 07 December 2021
... archaeological evidence to cast doubt on the role that the arrival of humans might have played in precipitating an ecological collapse that wiped out the giant beasts. Perhaps by hunting out some of the largest herbivores causing trophic webs to collapse, or introducing widespread use of fire across our...