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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.037
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... No research funds have been made available to produce aversion agents and/or tactics to reduce the need for orchardists to cull flying-foxes to protect their crops. This has occurred despite many years of effort by growers to attract research funds from government and industry groups. It appears...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 October 2020
... amounts of toxin; and hence, facilitate taste aversion learning by the predator. The context of the encounters, such as differences in geography, may help to explain why the invasion of cane toads has not significantly impacted on crocodile populations at this site, in contrast to heavy impacts reported...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 406–409.
Published: 17 March 2014
...-ring-gai Chase National Park, near Sydney Australia by comparing the first-night trap success of traps with experimental addition of domestic dog faeces placed near the trap entrance to control traps. Bush Rats Rattus fuscipes , the most abundant species captured, showed no aversion to dog faecal...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.040
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
...-averse about emotive attack in the media and focus on the more important goal of preventing extinction and the broader benefits of the proposed research. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.052
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... methods of deterrence was the presence of non-flying young during summer. Three methods were trialled, including sonic deterrence with a Phoenix Wailer (a crop protection system), olfactory deterrence with python excrement, and taste aversion with prawn paste. Trials with the Phoenix Bat Wailer...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 25 August 2020
... and livestock via exclusion, or modifying the behaviour of dingoes using hazing, aversive conditioning, guard animals, mechanical tools or chemicals prior to the onset of conflict. These tools can be employed as a proactive management approach (for all dingoes in an area), or reactive management (targeting...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
... of other populations of canids. Email: linda.behrendorff@des.qld.gov.au © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 adaptive management aversive conditioning Canis familiaris (dingo) human-wildlife conflict non-lethal control wildlife management 2021 A Introduction...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 26–30.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Aboriginal people have a long history of entomophagy, most Australians have an aversion to eating insects. This is despite happily consuming other arthropods such as prawns, lobsters and crabs1. We tend to associate insects with disease, or to see them as a last resort to avoid starvation (Louey Yen 2010...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 11 August 2020
... and Litchfield (2013) Evolutionary psychology The evolution and development of inequity aversion. To investigate the expression of judging fairness or inequity aversion in dogs and dingoes. To determine whether this is a result of a cooperative mechanism found in social canids, or a result of domestication...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 214–219.
Published: 11 November 2020
... (Shine 2010). The primary mechanism that allows these predators to coexist with toads (albeit in low abundances) appears to be taste aversion (Ward-Fear et al. 2016). That is, the only individual predators that survive after toads arrive are those that refuse to consume toads, either through heritable...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 63–66.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., can help the behavioural for science knows a lot about defending the rights retraining operation by collecting the cane toads they of unfashionable animals. He is Australia s leading kill so they could be minced into sausages for the snake expert and long-time student of animals of the taste aversion...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 64–67.
Published: 17 March 2014
... aversion behaviour late afternoon (Fig. 1). There were fewer toad- with the approach of an ant and only a small lets on the moist substrate in the warmer part portion of ant-toad encounters resulted in of the day (Fig. 2). Observations also indicated capture. Generally, a toadlet was able to escape...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 43–51.
Published: 01 December 2017
... et al. 2009; Salmeto et al. 2011). Approach to ambiguous stimuli and levels of vocalizations have been used to test the internal state of chicks. These tests have revealed that chicks present with cognitive biases, wherein anxious chicks are less likely to approach an ambiguous aversive stimuli...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 217–222.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., the Feral Cat Felis catus, and to a lesser degree the native Western Quoll D. geoffroii (Dickman 1992). However, Banks (1998) reported no aversion by two native species, the Bush Rat Rattus fuscipes and the Agile Antechinus Antechinus agilis, to the faeces of the Red Fox. Similarly Banks et al. (2003) found...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 09 March 2020
... and wild dog aversive behaviour towards baits are hindrances to these programs alternative control strategies may need to be incorporated into current landscape-scale baiting programs. Varying bait types frequently could minimize bait aversion and capitalize on curiosity for novel objects shown by many...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 67–74.
Published: 01 January 2019
... aversion and government regulation is certainly limiting aspects of that program. So we re looking at the turtles in terms of their reproduction, and can we actually create islands, essentially areas that can be for translocation and relocation, and recruitment zones. We re saying, We might just bypass...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 416–432.
Published: 01 May 2020
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 151–157.
Published: 01 January 2019
... that you could only be harmed by experiencing an aversive sensation of some kind, most philosophers accept that individuals can be harmed by a painless death.4 When your lawyer embezzles the money you left to your child in your will, this harms you not just your child. Likewise, you are harmed when your...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 66–70.
Published: 01 June 1990
... and scientific responsibility. Australia's scientists have been conspicuously silent on the environ- mental and conservation problems facing the nation. There are many reasons for this including fear of losing jobs or research support, an aversion to communicating in simple language with the public or in dealing...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 19 July 2021
... aversion in captive macropods? Wildlife Research 33(7): 583-90. httpsdoi.org/10.1071/WR05115 van der Ree, R., Jaeger, J.A.G., van Der Grift, E.A. and Clevenger, A.P. 2011. Effects of roads and traffic on wildlife Reeves, J. 2018. Road mitigation measures for macropods in populations and landscape...