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Australian Zoologist (2015) 26 (1): 11–21.
Published: 25 January 2015
...J. F. Whitehouse With the establishment of the National Parks and Wildlife Service in New South Wales in 1967 a major programme commenced to establish a comprehensive reserve system for nature conservation as well as other purposes. As at 30 June, 1988 this system consisted of 68 National Parks...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 94–96.
Published: 01 June 1990
... reserve policy? Response to: Conserving What?-The basis for nature conservation reserves in New South Wales 1967-1989 Allen E. Strom 230 Scenic Place, Killcare Height 2257 The article is most interesting as a review by J. F. Whitehouse as he perceives the forces behind the pro- cess that has finally...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 76–77.
Published: 01 June 1990
...R. L. Specht © 1990 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 1990 Comment on Conserving What? - The basis for nature conservation reserves in New South Wales 1967-1988 R. L. Specht Botany Department, The University of Queensland, St Lucia 4067 The intellectual climate within Australia...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 83–84.
Published: 01 June 1990
... and funded. To overcome the present deficiencies in the reserve system and in off-park conservation of wildlife generally, an integrated approach on land-use is necessary. This ought to have as its basis sound scientific information and this can only come about by re-arranging priorities of government...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 93.
Published: 01 June 1990
..., the Great Cumbung Swamp, and proposed additions to Macquarie Marshes Nature Reserve. 1 congratulate the Australian Zoologist for publishing these two articles, which will help to guide voluntary conservation bodies in the continuing campaign to save what is left of the natural world before it is wantonly...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 85–91.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Philip Reed © 1990 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 1990 An historical perspective on: Conserving What?-The basis for nature conservation reserves in New South Wales 1967-1989 Philip Reed New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service, P.O. Box 1967, Hurstville, 2220 John...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 231–240.
Published: 11 November 2020
... due to the methods of survey and timing within the cycles of boom and bust conditions, and below average rainfall A baseline terrestrial vertebrate fauna survey of Pullen Pullen; a significant conservation reserve in south-west Queensland S.G. Kearneya, P.L. Kernb,c, A.S. Kutta,b,d,e aSchool of Earth...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 96–100.
Published: 01 June 1990
... and 60s was indeed "lumped" into a national parks service and in the opinion of this writer the nature conservation reserves systems of New South Wales are very much the poorer by that stupid and I believe, vindictive act, since the earlier wildlife service was on the brink of bringing to fruition many...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
... or informal conservation reserves. State Forests which comprise 1.55 million hectares or 30% of the public estate within the coastal IFOA regions in New South Wales are managed for a variety of reasons including timber production, recreation, and conservation. While commonly associated with timber harvesting...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 214–227.
Published: 01 January 2018
... significant threats to the biota include: changed fire regimes; exotic predators, diseases and herbivores; and drought and climate change. Conservation reserves in the region were originally chosen on aesthetic appeal, often aligning poorly to modern CAR (comprehensive, adequate and representative) criteria...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 257–271.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Harry F. Recher, FRZS, AM ABSTRACT Australia's system of conservation reserves is inadequate to conserve continental biodiversity. Reserves are small, isolated, and unrepresentative of continental ecosystems to the extent that entire groups of organisms, such as nomadic and migratory birds...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 511–518.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Steven Sass Nombinnie Nature Reserve and State Conservation Area form a large reserve system of 116,000 hectares in central western New South Wales. Systematic surveys for reptile fauna in 2003 revealed 204 individuals from 33 species from within five different vegetation communities. A review...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 517–528.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Michael J. Murphy; Jessica K. Murphy A survey of the herpetofauna of Merriwindi State Conservation Area, a small conservation reserve in the western Pilliga forest in northern inland New South Wales, was done over the period 2009 to 2011. In total, 14 frog species (three families) and 25 reptile...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 80–83.
Published: 01 June 1990
... it, intends to do two things: to redirect programming from an "area based" con- sideration to one of being "reserve based"; and thus to provide a mechanism for "explicitly and logically formulating a nature conservation programme" which will maximize land acquired for money (and other resources?) spent...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.004
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... areas must be integrated with the management of birds on state forests, conservation reserves and private lands. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.015
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
..., placing habitats and species under threat. Improved conservation of forest biodiversity is a major goal of the SEQFA, stated objectives of the process include a world-class conservation reserve system and ecologically sustainable management of forests. The SEQFA has, on the face of it, achieved its goal...
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...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.011
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.013
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
.... These results have important implications for the use of remote vegetation or environmental mapping as a surrogate for selecting reserves to conserve biodiversity. To reserve regional biodiversity in a biological group exhibiting high geographical turnover in species composition it is imperative that a reserve...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.087
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... Five large (greater than 35 ha) urban bushland reserves in Greater Sydney were selected where herpetofaunal assemblages could be deduced and there were recent herpetofauna surveys. Four reserves (Rockdale Wetlands Corridor, Wolli Creek Valley, Burnt Bridge Creek Corridor and Middle Harbour...