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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.014
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... to be taken to ensure effective conservation of PNG's fauna. We believe that the key to answering some of the fundamental biological and ecological questions necessary for the adequate conservation of PNG's fauna lies in building the capacity of PNG biologists and in securing adequate funds for them...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.020
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... habitats as opposed to just planting woodland species. There is also inadequate information on the ecology of the birds. Considerable research and adaptive management is needed to address the information gaps and to build the capacity to implement holistic recovery programs. There is an urgency to take...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 404–406.
Published: 01 May 2020
... the Motus technology into Australia, for example, and with that technology it s about capacity building. With the video tracking technology, I think one of the issues is, you re right, it s getting smaller all the time. The battery life is getting better, but it s all about making incremental steps. I think...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 582–589.
Published: 01 September 2017
... at specific locations. Since its inception in December 2013, the program has been expanded to other locations in NSW and Queensland (QLD). In addition to running specific events, the program encourages ongoing image sharing and discussion, facilitating capacity building and the development of identification...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 124–138.
Published: 01 October 2020
... consisted of up to five volunteers supervised by either Council staff or Camp dispersal and buffer expansions the consultants. Team leaders provided clear information to team members at daily briefings and debriefings to Council came under increasing community and political facilitate capacity building...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 181–187.
Published: 01 January 2018
...). This process would address together and as a whole, marine genetic resources, including questions on the sharing of benefits, measures such as area-based management tools, including marine protected areas, and environmental impact assessments, capacity-building and the transfer of marine technology (BBNJ...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 205–213.
Published: 30 September 2020
... build bridges rather than walls. Ultimately, while meeting local groups needs is critical to maintaining an area s monitoring effort, a lack of capacity or interest from participating volunteers in data standards may require paid database administration that can work to gather and clean collected data...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 449–461.
Published: 01 May 2020
... approach taken by engaging the local community in the science resulted in building local capacity and knowledge resulting in the continuation of the project. Indeed, both studies stressed the need for meaningful engagement which can sustain participants and tap into significant capacity in the community...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 331–340.
Published: 14 October 2011
... that seek to use legislative 1. instruments to ensure that nominations and other interventions are grounded in good science building links to the regional bodies that have a 2. significant capacity deficit building links to the representative rural bodies that 3. have significant problems in creating...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 605–627.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of Practice; building stronger connections with veterinarians and other wildlife professionals to encourage and promote best practice in the sector; and keeping a strong presence in helping groups leverage compliance and enforcement of their members against the Codes of Practice. Service capacity: Volunteers...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 392–403.
Published: 01 May 2020
... through the legal and logistical quagmire of product development, background intellectual property rights, specified intellectual property, licenses and commercial investment is daunting. Academic institutions and government research bodies will need to further build capacity and experience in creating...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 57–67.
Published: 01 December 2017
... management of the interaction with natural resources, be it fisheries, wildlife, vegetation, land or water. The improvement of that management is more an issue of policy and regulation than of technical capacity building and research , the report believes, and that Consolidating a network of well protected...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 530–537.
Published: 20 October 2011
.... Carrying capacity of large African predators: predictions and tests. Biological Conservation 139: 219-229. Carrying capacity of large African predators: predictions and tests Biological Conservation 139 219 229 Hayward, M.W., White, R.M., Mabandla, K.M., and Bukeye, P. 2005. Mammalian fauna...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 151–157.
Published: 01 January 2019
... to painlessly kill it.1 Judgements about the harm of death involve drawing conclusions about the psychological life of an animal. The psychological capacities of an animal determine whether it ought to be included within the scope of the moral theories that are ordinarily drawn upon to answer questions about...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 52–56.
Published: 01 December 2017
... - these depend on developing both clear incentives and adequate capacity to enable sustainable use. Even where such management regimes are in place, however, these can fall hostage to the vagaries of international animal protection campaigning efforts. This is explored through considering Inuit hunting of polar...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 13–24.
Published: 01 January 2019
... continuing coral loss on the reef, thereby justifying ongoing and increasing efforts to cull these starfish, which otherwise predate on reef-building corals. Long-term prevention of outbreaks will require unequivocal resolution and effective actions to manage the factor(s) that initiate or exacerbate...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 October 2020
... from nearby riverine systems. Corresponding author: GC Building A08, School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia. email: gregory.clarke@sydney.edu.au , phone: +61400544805 Bufo marinus non-lethal injuries impacts taste aversion invader effects...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 103–107.
Published: 17 March 2014
... for their present and potential capacity to provide resources to satisfy human needs as well as environmental values, and as such their sound management and con- servation is of concern to the governments of the countries to which they belong and are of value to local communities and to the environment as a whole...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 388–397.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... The challenge and the chance: The colonisation and settlement of North West Australia 1861- 1914 Freeland, W.J. and Choquenot, D. 1990. Determinants of herbivore carrying capacity: Plants, nutrients and Equus asinus in Northern Australia. Ecology, 71: 589-597. Determinants of herbivore carrying...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 254–282.
Published: 03 December 2020
... by volunteers. Complaints focused on delays in native animal pick-ups and communication with practice staff. We make recommendations for improving veterinary capacity and strengthening relationships with the volunteer wildlife rehabilitation sector. Corresponding author: Ron Haering. E: ron.haering...