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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (1): 73–80.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Management Forum — A Brief Review. Koolewong 12(3): 4-7. South Australian Kangaroo Management Forum — A Brief Review Koolewong 12 4 7 GRIGG, G. C., 1987. A New View of the 'Roo. Aust. Nat Hist. (June issue). 'I - a better economic base r - for our marginal grazing lands? An address by Gordon...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 515–528.
Published: 01 June 2020
... it is likely that ingestion of insects may be an intentional and regular occurrence. Although DNA- based diet analysis can detect low frequency items in the diet (Pompanon et al. 2012), invertebrate consumption in non-insectivorous bat species is yet to be investigated (e.g. Aziz et al. 2018, Lim et al. 2018...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 713–723.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to recognise the value of specialised community and citizen-based groups as data collectors (Peters et al. 2015). Citizen groups may lack particular expertises but can be given selective training to assist with observation, data recording and storage. Specialist community groups, such as FATS, comprise people...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 26 (3-4): 144–148.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., these top four topics demonstrate a consistent preference for ecologically-based viewpoints on contemporary conservation matters. A high degree of interest was shown in articles on Taronga/Western Plains Zoo (62%), fauna survey (60%). features taking up an entire edition, e.g., Riversleigh fossils (54...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (3-4): 49–54.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., based on sighting reports 1 9 8 6 1 990 K. A. ParryJones and M. L. Augee Biilogical Science, University of New South Wales, P.O. Box 1, Kensington, New South Wales. Australia 2033 INTRODUCTION Flying-foxes are frequent visitors to urban locations throughout coastal Eastem Australia and the sounds made...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 632–641.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Helen Otley A community-based survey was conducted to establish the current distribution of the platypus Ornithorhynchus anatinus in the Huon River catchment, southern Tasmania. The species was found to be common and sighted in waterbodies throughout the Huon River catchment. Fewer platypuses were...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 522–529.
Published: 20 October 2011
... indicated a more rapid growth than males. Murray River fish grew more rapidly than Murrumbidgee fish. Values of L ∞ and k based on the method of Gulland, and Garrod, were 575mm and 0.3985 respectively for all fish. It is concluded that differences in the two river systems, for example in water temperature...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.018
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-5-8
... In this paper we advocate community-based research, that is, the integration of community knowledge and support into research programs aimed at solving conservation problems. The rewards for researchers include obtaining an economical source of data, including historical information, access...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608558
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-5-8
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.020
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-5-8
... A clearly-articulated paradigm is described that guides much current research-based conservation effort. This paradigm, which uses a reductionist approach, provides a method for unambiguously identifying threats to biodiversity, such as causes of species' declines, and a method...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.024
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-5-8
... The presentations given in this symposium have sought to examine the apparent clash between two worldviews or paradigms. In this paper, I begin by defining community-based research and examine the nature of two paradigms of science that seem to lay beneath the surface of any discussion...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.003
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... of kangaroos are a major issue for residents, and have apparently increased over the last decade. Residents share a number of other concerns about kangaroos, and are interested in understanding more about them. These issues are being addressed by the development of a community-based kangaroo management program...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.094
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.038
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.051
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.018
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.022
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... We review recent studies of the impacts of disturbance on the fauna of the jarrah forest, south-western Australia. In particular, we examine five case studies that provide alternative approaches to researching disturbance impacts. Assessing site-based studies of patterns of fire regimes lead us...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.018
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
...: avoiding and overcoming bias in survey data used to derive computer-based models selecting an appropriate modelling technique incorporating spatial analysis into models testing and refining predictions ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.019
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.030
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... of geographic information system (GIS) algorithms and approaches for assessing fauna habitat has become a vital tool in wildlife management. The advent of high spatial resolution remotely sensed imagery (as obtained, for example, from airborne camera, videography or satellite based sensors) provides...