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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 161–165.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Shelley Burgin; Steve Emerton; Malcolm Burgin Interpretation of trap bias in sampling freshwater turtles has previously relied on indirect methods. The data presented here provides the first comparison of a sample and total census of a waterbody. Eastern Longneck Turtles Chelodina longicollis Shaw...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.042
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... As part of a larger study investigating the distribution and status of reptiles in northern Victoria, the effectiveness of three reptile census techniques was compared over 29 sites in remnant woodland and grassy woodland patches. These techniques revealed no significant differences...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1989a.003
EISBN: 978-0-9599951-1-4
... are problems common to the census of birds throughout the world. Asynchronous reproduction and a high level of communal or co-operative nesting are special problems encountered in censuses of Australia’s terrestrial avifauna. Despite these unique features and the relatively recent use of bird censusing...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 143–149.
Published: 17 March 2014
... fish significantly reduced the number of tadpoles surviving daily predation within the first 24-hour census, and at every census that followed. Tadpole survivorship was compared between trials. The number of L. aurea tadpoles censused after 96-hours in each of the field trials did not significantly...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 300–309.
Published: 17 March 2014
... woodland: clavpan/saltmarsh and disturbed habitat. The survey utilized direct and indirect sampling techniques including live-mammal trapping, hair-tubing, spotlighting ultrasonic bat detection, bird census, active searching and predator scat collection. A total of 129 terrestrial vertebrate species (Seven...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 38–54.
Published: 17 March 2014
... be the development of non-lethal deterrence at orchards followed by the development of methods for countering tick paralysis. Further annual censuses will be necessary to monitor population trends in comparison with me current baseline. This initial census was conducted as part of an integrated approach...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.017
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... surveillance programs and developing treatment or management options. Reproductive technologies, validated in zoos, can provide value added census data to inform on population viability and function as well as numbers. Determining species preferences and tolerance limits will also inform the triggers...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 165–172.
Published: 10 October 2011
.... The sites covered a range of altitudes and vegetation communities and were surveyed between late August and October. The area has a relatively high population density of L. littlejohni , with animals being detected at 12 of the 13 sites. A period of below average rainfall overlapped the census period from...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.076
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... in which the park is found, coupled with regional changes outside the urban environment, have produced a dynamic and changing avifauna. Census data are available for a transect through Kings Park from 1928 to 2002. Between 1928 and 2002, 61 species of birds, excluding waterbirds, were recorded along...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 582–589.
Published: 01 September 2017
... climate change East Australian Current Sea Slug Census Anaspidea sea-hare citizen science New South Wales 582 2017 Australian Zoologist volume 38 (4) Introduction The Aplysiidae is a small family, containing 11 genera, of predominantly herbivorous molluscs, all of which are characterised...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 205–213.
Published: 30 September 2020
..., multiple countries, and / or (ii) monitoring is conducted by a number of different organisations without any centralised governance mechanism. The European Bird Census Council (httpwww.ebcc.info) brings together multiple organisations to conduct the Pan-European Bird Monitoring Scheme, but this is a rare...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 438–445.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Zoologist 33: 210-216. Population estimation of the Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea at Port Kembla Australian Zoologist 33 210 216 Goonan, P.M., Gooding, D.G. and Hill, B.M. 1997. Frog Census 1995 and 1996: A report on community monitoring of water quality and habitat condition...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
... to the Wombat State Forest in Central Victoria. Isolated inland populations are known to occur west of Townsville (Winter et al. 2004) and in the Einasleigh Uplands (Vanderduys et al. 2012). P. volans density has varied from 0.6 to 4 individuals per ha from field census (Menkhorst 1995). Throughout their range...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 21 (1): 75–84.
Published: 17 March 2014
... in whichever pond received unrestricted tidal ventilation. Temperature recordings were made using thermographs or maximum-minimum thermometers. Salinity , readings were taken with a Yeokal model 602, Hamon-type, salinity-temperature meter. FISH CENSUS In January 1978 one pond was drained to a depth of 20 cm...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/AZR1.1989
EISBN: 978-0-9599951-1-4
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 30–37.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., and a tributary census. The distribution map includes platypus sightings a, possible sightings (sightings where the respondent was unsure if it was a platypus or not) 0 , non-sightings (sites where platypus have never been seen) 0, and historical sightings (sites where platypus previously but no longer occur...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 14 July 2020
... government census (www.abs.gov.au/census, accessed 2/2/2018, Supplementary Table 1). The study was approved by The University of Sydney s Human Ethics Committee (2017/875). Results We received 811 completed responses, among whom 50.31% identified as female and the average age was 44.92 years ± 0.58 SE. Most...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 379–384.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Africa Burgin, S., Emerton, S. and Burgin, M. 1999. A comparison of sample and total census data for a population of the Eastern longneck turtle Chelodina longicollis in a farm dam north-west of Sydney, New South Wales. Australian Zoologist 31: 161-164. A comparison of sample and total census...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 175–191.
Published: 07 February 2013
..., and incidental observations (including call recognition) occurred opportunistically throughout the survey period. Timed bird censuses occurred as soon as possible after sunrise; birds identified during the census period but outside of the 2 ha search area were listed as incidental records. The AnaBatTM...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 181–183.
Published: 10 October 2011
... Marshes in arid Australia and their waterbirds: a 50 year history of decline Environmental Management 19 867 878 Li, Z.W.D. and Mundkur, T. 2007. Numbers and Distribution of Waterbirds and Wetlands in the Asia-Pacific Region. Results of the Asian Waterbird Census: 2002-2004. Wetlands...