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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 102–129.
Published: 01 January 2016
... along the coastal shores from their boats as they plied the many rocky outcrops dotting the shoreline. I m not saying there was an abundant population, but there was certainly a thylacine presence . A retrospective assessment of 20th century thylacine populations Stephen R. Sleightholme1 and Cameron R...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 16–19.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Paul Stein FAIRWEATHER, P., 1992. Problems in, and suggestions for improving the use of science in environmental impact assessment. Australian Biologist 5(2): 112. Problems in, and suggestions for improving the use of science in environmental impact assessment Australian Biologist...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 168–179.
Published: 17 March 2014
...David Newell; Ross Goldingay Conservation reserves are commonly relied on as a primary means of conserving threatened species. We conducted surveys for the endangered Broad-headed Snake Hoplocephalus bungaroides across 236 sites in 10 conservation reserves of the Sydney region, to assess...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (1-2): 28–35.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Tim Clark; Gary Backhouse; Robert Lacy A Population Viability Assessment (PVA) workshop was held in Melbourne in May, 1990, to demonstrate its potential to wildlife managers by applying PVA to six species of threatened wildlife in Victoria. The workshop ran for one week and involved 32 participants...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 398–404.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the Green and Golden Bell Frog (Litoria aurea) in New South Wales Aust. Zool. 30 177 89 Zar, J. H., 1984. Biostatistical Analysis. Prentice-Hall: London. Biostatistical Analysis Population assessment of the endangered Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea at Port Kembla, New South...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
10.7882/FS.2012.045
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
... Projects assessed as having the potential to adversely affect the environment can gain approval with the caveat that monitoring will be undertaken. The implications from such a decision are that adverse findings from monitoring will lead to the project at least, being subject to measures...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
10.7882/FS.2012.021
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... into the assessment of biodiversity impacts for development activities elsewhere. The legislation from which current ecological assessment procedures originate (e.g. the NSW Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 774–780.
Published: 20 October 2011
...Stephen Phillips; John Callaghan In order to more effectively conserve Koalas, the National Koala Conservation and Management Strategy 2009 - 2014 promotes the need for reliable approaches to the assessment of Koala habitat. This work describes a point-based, tree sampling methodology that utilises...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 265–275.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Tim Jessop; Joanna Sumner; Jeri Imansyah; Deni Purwandana; Aganto Seno; Achmad Ariefiandy; Claudio Ciofi In this study we assessed interactions among Komodo dragon Varanus komodoensis populations, individual Komodo dragons and two tick parasites Amblyomma robinsoni and Aponomma komodoense to assess...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
10.7882/FS.2010.030
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.054
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... Listing decisions are a form of risk assessment supported largely by expert judgement. Expert judgements of rare events in novel circumstances are error prone. Experts are susceptible to social influences and their views are shaped by context, framing, and personal values. Expert judgment...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.030
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... of the Scientific Committee in the assessment and listing process. We then chronicle the steps taken in the listing of the Grey-headed Flying-fox, and briefly review the evidence on which listing was based. This evidence included data on the overall decline in numbers of the Grey-headed Flying-fox in New South...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.002
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... This paper provides an operational framework developed to assist biodiversity researcher s in the design and implementation of focused invertebrate biodiversity assessments appropriate to particular questions or hypotheses. It draws together established protocols, issues of quality control...
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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.006
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... by an analysis of bacterial communities from groundwaters near the sole remaining natural fission reactor, near Oklo, Gabon, showing the importance of statistical sufficiency in biodiversity estimation, the statistical assessment of species numbers, the shortcut potential of Higher Taxon Richness...