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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 367–373.
Published: 28 October 2021
... © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 The dingo dilemma: cull, contain or conserve: Plenary Session 1 ANNUAL FORUM 2019 THE THEATRETTE,TARONGA ZOO, SYDNEY SATURDAY, 7 SEPTEMBER 2019 Plenary session 1. Speakers in the first session: Noel Webster, Oliver Costello and Dan...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 452–458.
Published: 28 October 2021
... © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 The dingo dilemma: cull, contain or conserve: Plenary Session 2 ANNUAL FORUM 2019 THE THEATRETTE,TARONGA ZOO, SYDNEY SATURDAY, 7 SEPTEMBER 2019 Plenary session 2. Speakers: Mike Letnic; Ben Allen; Michael Ward; Katherine Moseby; Peter...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 291–295.
Published: 28 October 2021
...Thomas Newsome; Chris Dickman; Daniel Lunney © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 The dingo dilemma: cull, contain or conserve - editors prologue DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2021.009 The dingo dilemma: cull, contain or conserve is the such tensions exist...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 654–660.
Published: 28 October 2021
... © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 The dingo dilemma: cull, contain or conserve: Plenary Session 4 ANNUAL FORUM 2019 THE THEATRETTE,TARONGA ZOO, SYDNEY SATURDAY, 7 SEPTEMBER 2019 Plenary session 4. Speakers: Linda Behrendorff; Guy Ballard; Charlotte Mills; Jack Tatler...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 511–520.
Published: 28 October 2021
... © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 The dingo dilemma: cull, contain or conserve: Plenary Session 3 ANNUAL FORUM 2019 THE THEATRETTE,TARONGA ZOO, SYDNEY SATURDAY, 7 SEPTEMBER 2019 Plenary session 3. Speakers: Angus Emmott; Lily van Eeden; David Pollock;Warren Scholfield...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 443–448.
Published: 01 September 2018
...David Blair; David Lindenmayer; Lachlan McBurney ABSTRACT The conservation of the Critically Endangered Leadbeater's Possum Gymnobelideus leadbeateri in Victoria's Mountain Ash Eucalyptus regnans forests is one of the most controversial native mammal conservation issues in Australia. Much...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 281–288.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Daniel Lunney ABSTRACT To conserve all of our native fauna is a dangerous idea because it encompasses all the landscape, not just National Parks and Nature Reserves; all species, not just selected species such as charismatic vertebrates; it impacts on all decisions on the use of the land...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.038
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.015
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... for wild-shot kangaroos as an alternative to conventional sheep grazing has much to offer the conservation of rangelands, but there are some who strongly oppose any commercial use of Australia's wildlife. Philosopher and animal rights activist Peter Singer asks us to “consider whether it is ethically...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.041
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... This paper outlines a tree-planting scheme with the dual aim of conserving Grey-headed Flying-foxes Pteropus poliocephalus and reducing damage to fruit crops. Grey-headed Flying-foxes experience resource bottlenecks during winter and spring because of past habitat clearing and the erratic...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2001.014
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-2-7
... There is little doubt that the dingo is the most reviled of all Australian mammals. Former dingo trapper Sid Wright emphasised the enmity of people towards the dingo, but argued that this “wild, magnificent creature” should be conserved in our national parks and reserves. It is the only native...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.054
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Eighteen invertebrate species, all butterflies, are listed in schedules of threatened species under Queensland’s Nature Conservation Act 1992. The Nature Conservation (Wildlife) Regulation 1992 recommends recovery planning as part of threatened species management and is being implemented...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.005
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Eighteen invertebrate species, all butterflies, are listed in schedules of threatened species under Queensland’s Nature Conservation Act 1992. The Nature Conservation (Wildlife) Regulation 1992 recommends recovery planning as part of threatened species management and is being implemented...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.008
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
.... This nomadic migratory habit presents difficulties in their conservation. The current system of reserves within the range of Grey-headed Flying Foxes does not ensure their conservation, and while a reserve system designed to conserve biodiversity on a regional scale might provide for them, such a system...
Journal Articles
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...
Journal Articles
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...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 1–11.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Michael Murphy The New South Wales Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 (TSC Act), administered by the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, has a primary objective of conserving the state's biological diversity. The listing of threatened fauna under the TSC Act, however, is heavily weighted...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 94–96.
Published: 01 June 1990
... a sustainable, cogent rationale for making practical decisions in this area. In New South Wales the neglect of a rigorous exami- nation of the rationale for nature conservation has, as the author points out, bedevilled policy makers and field personnel alike. In this paper the author clearly reviews...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 83–84.
Published: 01 June 1990
... programmes. There is also a requirement for better off-park conservation via incentive schemes (tax concessions and the like) to protect sig- nificant sites. In New South Wales it is essential that the Conservation Agreement legislation of 1987 and any future endangered species legislation should be staffed...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 93.
Published: 01 June 1990
...-Styx River-Oxley-Carrai-Werrikimbie National Park? Then we might feel more confident of the survival of some of our wildlife. These and other issues raised by Whitehouse might be discussed at greater length, but for a clear statement of what is needed in wildlife conservation in Australia today, Harry...