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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.003
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2003.006
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... property rights. Inadequate knowledge and changing environments mean that absolute certainty is impossible and that the merits of particular developments will continue to be contested. The proposed comprehensive coastal assessment should improve the decision making process but will not, of itself...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.021
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... Climate change will exacerbate the suite of existing threats to biodiversity posed by human activity. While climate change considerations are currently incorporated into aspects of coastal land use planning in New South Wales, little effort has been made to include climate change considerations...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.038
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... Flying-foxes are considered by the fruit industry to be the main vertebrate pest in coastal areas of New South Wales and South East Queensland. From 1995 to 2000, the annual average gross market losses to the market value of fruit due to flying-foxes, in New South Wales, was estimated at $10.4...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2003.012
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... Coastal biodiversity is complex due to the large numbers of species interacting in space and time at many different scales. Because little is known of the invertebrates which make up most of this biodiversity, conserving biodiversity is a difficult task. Robust analytical techniques must...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 494–506.
Published: 28 January 2014
..., NSW. Fauna of Australia: Mammalia 716 39 Sheringham, P.R., Benwell, A., Gilmour, P., Graham, M.S., Westaway, J., Weber, L., Bailey, D. and Price, R. 2008.Targeted vegetation survey of floodplains and lower slopes on the far north coast. Report for the Comprehensive Coastal Assessment...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.016
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... criteria for forests and is considered to be inadequate to ensure the survival of priority species in north-east NSW. The target assessment indicates that the most poorly reserved habitats are dry coastal and dry tablelands sclerophyll forests, and habitat for species with large home ranges and species...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.004
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... is known about them and most attention has been devoted to documenting their distribution rather than studying their impact. Many other introduced species may also be pests, but our knowledge of coastal systems is such that they are not currently recognized. Finally, a plea is made t o implement control...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Christopher Slade; Bradley Law ABSTRACT There are 5.2 million hectares of public native forest within the coastal Integrated Forestry Operations Approval (IFOA) regions in New South Wales on and east of the Great Dividing Range. 4.3 million hectares or 83% of these forests are set aside in formal...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 188–193.
Published: 17 March 2014
... novaehollandiae was subsequently found to occur in scattered coastal and near-coastal localities from south- east Queensland to Victoria and north-east Tasmania (Seebeck and Beste 1970; Posamentier and Recher 1974; Hocking 1980; Van Dyck and Lawrie 1997). Habitat assessments and ecological studies have indicated...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 303–313.
Published: 14 October 2011
.... For coastal lagoons this should co-incide with periods when they are closed to the sea and the elevated water level floods shallow sedgelands. Major management issues for this population include a more comprehensive assessment of population size and habitat use, artificial opening of the lakes...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 82–89.
Published: 04 October 2011
...Peter Shaughnessy; Terry Dennis; Dave Dowie; Jane McKenzie; Rebecca McIntosh The status of the Australian sea lion Neophoca cinerea at eight sites on Kangaroo Island was assessed using criteria adopted by the National Seal Strategy Group based on numbers of pups counted between 1985 and 2005. Each...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.056
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... by restricting development around camp perimeters (buffers). In coastal NSW, only 27% of camps and 16% of buffers are in conservation reserves. A high percentage of sites are on privately owned land where land use is regulated through the zoning and land use controls prescribed by local government. Protection...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 177–189.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Arthur White; Graham Pyke The Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea has undergone a dramatic population decline in New South Wales. During this time the species' status in this state has changed from being common in the 1960s to endangered in 1992. To assess the present population numbers...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 461–469.
Published: 28 January 2014
... species and two species groups of bats in eight genera. Four species, Chocolate Wattled Bat Chalinolobus morio , Large-footed Myotis Myotis macropus , Large Forest Bat Vespadelus darlingtoni and Southern Forest Bat V. regulus , are predominantly Bassian (chiefly coastal) in their recorded distributions...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.040
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... species is unique in that it is also recognised as a horticultural pest, predominantly in coastal orchards of south-eastern Australia. In times of native resource (pollen, nectar and rainforest fruits) shortage, flying-foxes are known to utilise commercial fruit crops. As such, the species is affected...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.988
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Of the 89 species of forest mammals of NSW, 8 are presumed extinct in the state and 40 are currently threatened, and 34 of the 41 species not listed as threatened have declined. Most of the records of forest mammals in the Atlas of NSW Wildlife have been taken along the coastal section, an area...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 3–16.
Published: 01 December 2017
...-making suited to the type of issues and extent of data/information available for Australia s coastal seafood products. While we found many assessment system objectives were framed in ecological terms, many were assessed using performance benchmarks derived to satisfy production objectives rather than...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 205–213.
Published: 30 September 2020
..., M. 2016. Body shrinkage due to Arctic warming reduces red knot fitness in tropical wintering range. Science 352: 819-821. httpsdoi.org/10.1126/science.aad6351 van Roomen M., Nagy S., Citegetse G. & Schekkerman H. 2018. East Atlantic Flyway Assessment 2017: the status of coastal waterbird populations...
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Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 11 November 2022
... Chalinolobus dwyeri, Eastern Falsistrelle Falsistrellus tasmaniensis, Golden-tipped Bat Phoniscus papuensis, Eastern Bent-wing Bat Miniopterus orianae oceanensis, Eastern Coastal Free-tailed Bat Micronomus norfolkensis, Large-footed Myotis Myotis macropus and Greater Broad-nosed Bat Scoteanax rueppellii...