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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 205–213.
Published: 30 September 2020
... the monitoring. Technical solutions alone will not create a cohesive network of people whose local efforts are pooled to create robust flyway-scale monitoring. monitoring conservation shorebirds East Asian-Australasian Flyway Collect, connect, upscale: Towards coordinated monitoring of migratory...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 398–409.
Published: 17 March 2014
... to facilitating the process: Building connections between kangaroos, commerce and conservation in the rangelands Peter Ampt and Alex Baumber FATE (Future of Australia s Threatened Ecosystems) Program University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052 Email: p.ampt@unsw.edu.au A B S T R A C T The role of landholders...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 283–286.
Published: 04 December 2020
..., this is the first photographic evidence of use of an underpass by a D. maculatus in NSW and supports the installation of box culverts as a mitigation measure to facilitate movement for this species. culvert mitigation measure connectivity fauna movement roads B Corresponding author. Email: rmichniewicz...
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Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 11 November 2022
... opportunity to connect a wide community of scientists and non-scientists through whale research. It also highlights variability in whale movement geographically and the potential impact changing oceans might have on this in the future. *Correspondence, Vanessa Pirotta, Marine Predator Research Group...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 223–242.
Published: 31 August 2022
... of large tracts of connected rainforest to help buffer against the encroachment of future mega-fires. How do we sleep while our beds are burning? Impacts of the 2019-20 mega-fires on a rainforest dependent species the Golden-tipped Bat Phoniscus papuensis G. Madani1, C. Turbill2, A. Lloyd3, L. Gonsalves4...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.023
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
.... Measures to mitigate these impacts on fauna have been or are currently being trialed and have proved successful for many species of wildlife. Mitigation may be achieved by maintenance of canopy connectivity or restoration of rainforest connectivity via corridors, faunal underpasses under roads...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 107–123.
Published: 01 October 2020
... lakes are closely situated and thought to be potentially connected at high water levels, they show distinct ecological characters and the effect of water-level fluctuations on zooplankton species richness seems to differ between the lakes. * Author for correspondence: Yoshi.Kobayashi...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 529–547.
Published: 01 June 2020
...-capped Robin Petroica goodenovii was widely distributed in both logged and unlogged areas. The likelihood of recovery of local woodland bird populations is discussed in the context of limited landscape connectivity and the recent colonisation of the remnant by the hyper-aggressive Noisy Miner Manorina...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 379–391.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., https://motus.org ) provides an unprecedented opportunity to build an affordable and proven infrastructure that will boost wildlife biology research and connect Australian researchers domestically and with international wildlife research. We briefly describe the system conceptually and technologically...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 433–437.
Published: 01 May 2020
... drones to monitor large and complex breeding bird colonies (Mitchell Lyons, University of NSW) Sniffing solutions to enhance koala conservation (Romane Cristescu et al. University of the Sunshine Coast) Collect, connect, upscale: revolutionising the uptake of citizen science in bird research...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 769–783.
Published: 01 December 2018
... banding observations have been fundamental to understanding how juvenile dispersal affects Bush Stone-curlew population dynamics. We suggest translocating pairs to ‘stepping stone’ sites to the north of the population to exploit dispersal behaviours and enhance connectivity between the Central Coast...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., 43% (675,717 hectares) of the native State forest estate is set aside for conservation in informal reserves. State forest conservation areas include formal Flora Reserves, and a suite of informal reserves including riparian protections, ridge and headwater connection, old growth patches, rare and non...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 371–396.
Published: 01 January 2018
... in conserving the nation's fauna is a central theme of this paper. The First World Congress on National Parks in 1962 produced ideals that are inspiring, connected and ecological. What was not apparent in 1962 was the scale of the problem of conserving the flora and fauna of the world. I present the case...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 422–429.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (e.g. iSTEM) curricula which are connecting traditionally separated department in schools and in scientists valuing science education and educators as experts. The deficit and decline narrative will continue to be a “dangerous solution” at a time in world history where...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 130–146.
Published: 01 January 2016
... conservation that emphasizes habitat connectivity is required. foraging ecology Great Western Woodland habitat fragmentation honeyeater Meliphagidae nectar-feeders nomadic birds resource partitioning © 2016 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2016 130 2016AustralianZoologist volume 38...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 535–540.
Published: 01 September 2015
... approximately 60 km over all the reserves. At one site P. australis bred in habitat highly modified by human disturbance. This site was an ephemeral pond formed by sand that had been bulldozed over a creek. Although the populations were within the reservation system the habitat connection between some reserves...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 381–402.
Published: 13 November 2014
... banks by cattle, horses, pigs and humans and changes to the hydrology of creeks by damming or regulating flows that alter the connection between hydrology and stream bank structures, are all likely to have a negative impact on reproductive success. natural history threatened declining...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 206–224.
Published: 05 June 2014
... these heightened risks associated with anthropogenic climate change habitat connectivity must be maintained on regional and continental scales not presently provided by existing conservation reserves. woodland birds climate change drought episodic rain eucalypt woodlands Great Western Woodlands...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 1–15.
Published: 17 March 2014
... conclude that the figure in the photograph is indeed a mounted specimen. Certain circumstantial evidence connected with the historical and textual contexts in which the image was produced and published is also discussed. As one of the last in a series of negative representations of the thylacine...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (2): 89–93.
Published: 17 March 2014
... that frequent use by small, native mammals will not occur until native vegetation regenerates around the tunnel entrances, establishing a connection between undisturbed vegetation on the two sides of the track. We also argue that follow-up studies such as this one should be an integral part of the environmental...