1-20 of 142 Search Results for

arid zone science

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.048
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... Water and its management has become one of the key environmental issues in Australia. Many of our arid zone rivers, particularly in the Murray-Darling Basin are severely affected by overextraction, impacting on floodplains and their biodiversity. The interaction between policy and science...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.026
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
Book
Book Cover Image
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327205
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 417–432.
Published: 13 April 2021
... of the average home range size of a dingo in the arid zone where artificial water is available (95.8 km2) (Thomson 1992b; Thomson and Marsack 1992) and the average home range of a male fox (6.67 km2) in the arid zone (Marlow 1992) as foxes were the species with the largest home range at sites south of the DBF...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 784–800.
Published: 01 December 2018
... harvesting and conservation. Pp 150-160 in Science under siege: zoology under threat, edited by P. Banks, D. Lunney and C. Dickman. Royal Zoological Society of NSW, Mosman NSW Australia. Dickman, C., Lunney, D. and Burgin, S. (eds). 2007. Animals of arid Australia: out on their own? Royal Zoological Society...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 358.
Published: 01 December 2019
... expertise to Australian Academy of Science for National contributions conserve and manage wetlands and their wildlife makes it to the understanding of arid zone wetlands, aerial survey very appropriate for the RZS NSW to make him a Fellow techniques and for communication of research; National of the Society...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 146–155.
Published: 31 August 2021
...., Kealley, L. and Melville, J. 2012. Taxonomic assessment of Diporiphora (Reptilia: Agamidae) dragon lizards from the western arid zone of Australia. Zootaxa 3518: 1-24. httpsdoi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3518.1.1 Doughty, P., Ellis, R.J. and Oliver, P.M. 2016. Many things come in small packages: Revision...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 464–476.
Published: 01 June 2017
... of success in the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area, Australia. The Geographical Journal 178: 351-365. http:/dx.doi. org/10.1111/j.1475-4959.2011.00451.x Denham, A. J. and Auld, T. D. 2004. Survival and recruitment of seedlings and suckers of trees and shrubs of the Australian arid zone following habitat...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 559–567.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the key points and themes that emerged from the forum in this editorial perspective. Key words: monitoring, research, arid zone, threatened species, Leadbeater s Possum, commercial harvest, logging, Carnaby s Cockatoo, mining, dingo, citizen science, climate change, lost data. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 54–58.
Published: 01 June 1990
.... They are only problems in the semi-arid and arid zones, the forgotten centre of this continent. Both are introduced shrubs, both are spreading, both have the potential to totally alter the nature of the environment, both will cause economic ruin for graziers, both have been essentially ignored...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 234–237.
Published: 28 October 2014
.... Chronological changes in terrestrial insect assemblages in the arid zone of Australia. Environmental Entomology 39: 1775-1787. http://dx.doi.org/10.1603/EN10070 Pavey, C.R., Eldridge, S.R., Heywood, M. 2008a. Population dynamics and prey selection of native and introduced predators during a rodent outbreak...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 636–640.
Published: 01 June 2020
... during periods of severe aridification by providing climatically stable microhabitats; a phenomenon noted for other lizards of the Australian arid zone (Pepper et al. 2011; Oliver and McDonald 2016). This pattern of distribution is very different to that of the other south- west NSW spinifex specialists...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 544–547.
Published: 20 October 2011
... 506 Kingsford, R. 2007. Science, river communities, governments and media: a turbulent mixture for Australia's arid zone rivers. Animals of Arid Australia - out on their own? Eds: C. Dickman, D. Lunney and S. Burgin. Royal Zoological Society of NSW, Mosman Animals of Arid Australia - out...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 204–215.
Published: 14 October 2011
... phase and, between bouts of torpor, animals usually forage and feed. Recent evidence shows that free-ranging arid zone dasyurids may employ daily torpor on every day in winter and that torpor may last twice as long as in captivity (often up to around 20 hours), which will reduce energy expenditure...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 404–412.
Published: 28 January 2014
.... Factors affecting pitfall capture rates of small ground vertebrates in arid South Australia. II. Optimum pitfall trapping effort. Wildlife Research 28: 61-71. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/WR99058 Read, D.G., 1985. Notes on capture techniques for small mammals of the arid zone. Australian Zoologist 21...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 461–469.
Published: 28 January 2014
... in the Eyrean sub-region? Preliminary acoustic data from the Bogan and Macquarie Rivers in semi-arid NSW Vaughan Monamy1, Jennifer E. Taylor1, Leroy Gonsalves1 and Murray V. Ellis2 1 School and Sciences, Australian Catholic University, PO Box 968, North Sydney NSW 2059 Australia. 2 Ecosystem Management Science...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 280–295.
Published: 01 January 2018
... populations. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 280:20130325. James, C. D., J. Landsberg, and S. R. Morton. 1999. Provision of watering points in the Australian arid zone: a review of effects on biota. Journal of Arid Environments 41:87 121. Kark, S., A. Tulloch, A. Gordon, T. Mazor, N...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 733–747.
Published: 01 December 2018
... that our study species responded in different ways to drivers such as wildfire and rainfall, and also exhibited contrasting spatial population dynamics across the nine study sites. These results highlight that a single management approach for arid zone species would be inappropriate, and likely applicable...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 166–182.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Geopsittacus occidentalis Emu 94 37 40 Caughley, G.J. and Grigg, G.C. 1981. Surveys of the distribution and density of kangaroos in the Pastoral Zone of South Australia, and their bearing on the feasibility of aerial survey in large and remote areas. Australian Wildlife Research 8:1-11. Surveys...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 29–48.
Published: 07 September 2012
... for microbat identification Macroderma 5 7 Dickman, C.R. and Read, D.G. 1992.The biology and management of dasyurids of the arid zone in NSW. Species management report number 11. NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service. Hurstville. Species management report number 11 Dominelli, S. 2000...