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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 256–277.
Published: 09 May 2022
... Demographic and dietary responses of small mammals to high severity fire Christopher R. Dickman1,2* and David C. D. Happold1 1Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia. 2 School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.022
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
.... We review species-based studies and conclude that assessments of demographic trends are more effective than surveys in determining impacts, and providing early warning of declines because they highlight threatening processes. Furthermore, risk analysis, when critical aspects of the biology...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.016
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... the number of young that are orphaned at a vulnerable age; (3) winter starvation of sub-adults is common, it is an important demographic process, and in some places it provides a rare opportunity for public education; (4) in this temperate environment, M. giganteus continues to produce young-at-foot...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
10.7882/FS.2011.016
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
..., using molecular and demographic techniques to describe the population structure of the species. Finally, I summarise the findings of my work and outline how this knowledge can be used by the various stakeholders working with the Spectacled Flying-fox. ...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 605–627.
Published: 01 June 2020
.... The survey provided a unique insight into the demographics of the sector, the challenges faced, and the value of their contribution to wildlife rehabilitation. Volunteers’ views on the operation of wildlife rehabilitation providers cover five key areas: governance, training, standards of care, service...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (1-2): 28–35.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., who worked in teams. The computer program VORTEX was used to simulate population behaviour resulting from random demographic, genetic and environmental variation, and catastrophic events. VORTEX runs on an MS-DOS microcomputer, and Toshiba laptop microcomputers plus printers and plotters were used...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 627–632.
Published: 20 October 2011
... to be between the months of February and April. Although further investigation is required to determine if T. testacea populations are threatened by fishing pressures, the current study has provided key demographic parameters vital for the design of a management plan for T. testacea and similar populations...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.016
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... the population demographics or community composition of kangaroos. There were no changes in sex ratios (female dominance) which would threaten the sustainability of S. macroura and L. forresti populations near the road. Further, changes in the species composition of small mammal and lizard communities were...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 585–604.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of how people relate to the conservation of Australian wildlife, we investigated: (1) New South Wales (NSW) residents attitudes towards 12 native wildlife species; (2) the association between participant attitudes and socio-demographic characteristics; and, (3) participants attitudes towards wildlife...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 576–589.
Published: 20 October 2011
... community. The material from these two groups was used to develop the survey questions. The survey instrument was also designed to capture demographic information on Gender, Age, Educational level, Occupation, Location, and Length of time resident in Tasmania. Collection of survey data was delayed until...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 462–467.
Published: 01 May 2020
... ; essentially creating an advertisement. When boosting a post, the user gets access to the demographic data kept by the social media platform so that the post can be more keenly targeted to a specific demographic. By boosting the occasional post, the user can reach out to a specific demographic where unknown...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): fmi.
Published: 31 August 2022
... 223 A state-wide picture of koala rescue and rehabilitation in New South Wales during the 2019 2020 bushfires Daniel Lunney, Holly Cope, Indrie Sonawane and Ron Haering 243 Demographic and dietary responses of small mammals to high severity fire Christopher R. Dickman and David C. D. Happold 256...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (1): 5–9.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Academy of Science, 129-45. SMITH, A. P., 1984. Demographic consequences of reproduction, dispersal and social organisation in a population of Leadbeaters Possum, in 'Possums and Gliders' ed. by A P. Smith and I. D. Hume. Australian Mammal Society, Sydney. Possums and Gliders WAKEFIELD, N...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 575–584.
Published: 01 June 2020
... to understand the values, attitudes, and behaviours of people, but the underlying factors that influence them, such as socio-demographic factors, previous experiences and culture (Aslin and Bennett 2000; Ballard 2005; Barnes 2013; Browne-Nuñez and Jonker 2008; DeRuiter and Donnelly 2002; Dowle and Deane 2009...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 521–533.
Published: 02 February 2021
... behaviour (Allen et al. 2012). In extreme cases in the past, such as the euthanasia of 31 dingoes in April-May 2001 following the death of Clinton Gage (Thompson et al. 2003), management actions targeted particular highrisk groups or demographics. Such ratcheting up of management actions from first...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (3): 702–718.
Published: 24 January 2022
... general knowledge and attitudes towards wildlife rescue groups. A subset of survey participants took part in semi-structured interviews for the second part of the study. Demographics were not collected and participation was voluntary and anonymous for both the survey and the interviews. Ethics approval...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 724–732.
Published: 01 December 2018
...-recapture: likelihood- based methods. Pp. 255-269 in Modeling Demographic Processes in Marked Populations. edited by D.L. Thomson, E.G. Cooch and M.J. Conroy. Springer: New York. Fuller, W.A. 1969. Changes in numbers of three species of small rodents near Great Slave Lake, N.W.T. Canada, 1964 67...