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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.024
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... The interaction between humans and cetaceans (dolphins and whales) is a multi-million dollar tourism industry with ever increasing popularity in Australia. This form of tourism allows unique opportunities for people to interact with animals in their natural environment. These interactions may...
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Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 492–500.
Published: 01 September 2015
... at patterns in marine mammal strandings in North Carolina, USA and found that most anthropogenic related strandings resulted from entanglements and that spatiotemporal trends in strandings of Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops spp. correlated with gillnet fishery activity. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.013
EISBN: 0959995145
... Twenty-three cetacean species have stranded around Tasmania, the Long-finned Pilot Whale being by far the most numerous strander. Five species (the Pygmy Right Whale, Long-finned Pilot Whale, Sperm Whale, Common Dolphin and Bottle-nosed Dolphin) are considered as common members of the fauna...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 26 (1): 26–33.
Published: 17 March 2014
... that the depth of dives might be as great as 2 km. One of the most intriguing questions then about marine mammals, is "How do they survive deep diving?" The range of sue of marine mammals is huge (Table 1). The Blue Whale is the largest animal known to have lived on earth, whereas the Bottle-nose Dolphin is only...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 288–297.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and its environmental and cultural history. For example, the carcase of a wild pig, a flying-fox and a dolphin will each evoke a different response. The ecological issues surround ing the conservation of biodiversity, as well as the political sensitivities it elicits, need to be known to the journalist...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.021
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... for specific groups of animals including primates, carnivores, Australian mammals, dolphins and circus animals, and by the routine inspection of facilities. Significant challenges that have been faced include the holding of koalas by visitors, the use of animals in circuses and the euthanasia of healthy...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.029
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... restaurants, structured fish feeding and highly managed dolphin feeding. All of these involve a specific feeding area, controls over the feeding activity and educational programmes. It seems that on, a global scale, birds appear the most suitable candidates for structured feeding operations. Caution must...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.032
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... and dolphins, and the careful research that underpinned all the recommendations, to the as yet nearly-impenetrable problem of roadkill, the issue that is central is that of communication. We are not isolated in Australia from world problems, but the converse also applies - our solutions and our communication...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 534–543.
Published: 20 October 2011
.... (Sept. 2) Survivor Believes Net Results in Shark Slaughter. Illiwara Mercury, p.10. Grey nurse dwindling. Gold Coast Bulletin, 6 June 2003, p. 16. Hall, M.A. 1998. An ecological view of the tuna-dolphin problem: impacts and trade-offs. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 8: 1-34...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 261–271.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of young Tailor Pomatomus salt- atrix were plentiful around the time of the incident. The whale ran aground while feeding in shallow water and, once grounded, could not turn around. It was subsequently swept over the shoals and into the river by breaking waves. A pod of Bottlenose Dolphins Tursiops...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 1–29.
Published: 07 July 2021
... their drone to follow Common Bottlenose Dolphins Tursiops truncatus in locomotion, whereas Bennitt et al. (2019) used drones to approach mainly stationary African Bush Elephants Loxodonta africana and ungulates. Two studies found that launching drones in a direction away from waterbirds and reaching survey...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 806–807.
Published: 23 June 2021
..., and the distribution of Victoria s fresh-water galaxiid fish. She worked on, supervised and published research on the distribution of Victorian reptiles and amphibians. Over time, her research on marine mammals included publications on the spectacled porpoise and common dolphin, and the southern right, southern...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 201–208.
Published: 07 February 2013
... is relatively limited (Taylor and Knight 2003; Knight and Cole 1995), especially regarding adventure recreation (Hardiman and Burgin, 2010a, 2011b, c), except where the species is the target of the recreational activity (e.g., bottlenose dolphin Tursiops. sp., Shark Bay - Bejder et al. 2006; Mann et al. 2000...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1005–1010.
Published: 29 January 2012
... in the presence of dolphins, suggesting that the unique and awe-inspiring experience of touching and swimming with dolphins engenders environmental concern. This is an idea which is repeated throughout the book, with Bulbeck s analysis of the experiential material demonstrating that emotional responses to animals...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/9780980327229
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (1): fmii–fmiclxvii.
Published: 03 March 2022
... such as changes in noise emissions (Mustafa et al. 2017; Weston et al. 2020). In contrast, two studies reported stronger reactions to drones flown horizontally than vertical descents; in these studies, Ramos et al. (2018) used their drone to follow Common Bottlenose Dolphins Tursiops truncatus in locomotion...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
10.7882/MMA.1998
EISBN: 0959995145
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 562–581.
Published: 01 September 2017
...), Bugong NP (Daly and Murphy 1996), Currambene State Forest (Braithwaite et al. 1988), Parma Creek (Barrer 1990), Murramarang NP (Atlas of Living Australia), Conjola NP (Daly et al. 1998), Vincentia (Daly 1994, Gaia Research 2001) Dolphin Point (BES 2006a), Meroo NP (Daly unpub. data) and Corramy Regional...