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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.018
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
... This paper examines the widespread phenomenon of grumpiness among Australia's ecologists and members of related disciplines. It argues that their disillusionment is a result of consistent first-hand experience of irretrievable, but preventable, losses of species and ecosystems. It also contends...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 59–60.
Published: 01 June 1990
... settlement on the vertebrate animals of arid Australia: a conceptual model. Proc. Ecol. Soc. Aust. 16: 201-13. RECHER, H. F., 1990. Wildlife conservation in Australia: state of the nation. Aust. Zoo/. 26: 5-11. Wildlife conservation in Australia: the view of a marine ecologist Pat Hutchings Australian Museum...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 59–60.
Published: 01 June 1990
... settlement on the vertebrate animals of arid Australia: a conceptual model. Proc. Ecol. Soc. Aust. 16: 201-13. RECHER, H. F., 1990. Wildlife conservation in Australia: state of the nation. Aust. Zoo/. 26: 5-11. Wildlife conservation in Australia: the view of a marine ecologist Pat Hutchings Australian Museum...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 641–651.
Published: 01 June 2020
... overview of the primary methodological aspects of eDNA sampling that ecologists should consider before taking environmental samples in the field. We outline five key methodological considerations: (i) targeting single species vs multiple species; (ii) where and when to sample; (iii) how much water...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1994.022
EISBN: 0-9599951-9-6
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 200–204.
Published: 30 September 2020
.... The available dietary data for adult M. iteratus as large bodied frogs with a large head-width to snout-vent length ratio complements the trend that larger frogs tend Notes on the diet and foraging habits of the Giant Barred Frog Mixophyes iteratus G. Madani Mercenary Wildlife Ecologist, PO Box 3113, Hill Top...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 183–191.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Australia? A.W. White1, I. Morris2, G. Madani3 and M. Archer1 1 BEES, University of New South Wales, NSW, 2052. 1arthur@tpg.com.au 2 Riyala , PO Box 189, Noonamah NT 0837. 3 Wildlife Ecologist, Sydney, Australia. A BS TR A CT Faunal studies in the Riversleigh/Boodjamulla area of north-western Queensland...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 472–484.
Published: 01 September 2015
... of Western Australia. Rodda et al. A comparison of measures of abundance of reptiles in Kwongan vegetation of the South- West of Australia, determined through systematic searching and pitfall trapping. M.J. Bamford1,2 & M.C. Calver2 1 Bamford Consulting Ecologists. 23 Plover Way, Kingsley, Western Australia...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1992.003
... Ecology is not a precise science, and ideas and predictions based on ecological data are qualified and explained in the context of constantly changing and variable environments. This poses difficulties for the ecologist called to testify about the possible or probable effects of any given...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.022
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 420–430.
Published: 17 March 2014
... ecologists have championed the role that research on exotic mammals in their countries (which are often more abundant and of lower conservation value than native mammals) could play in this process, and highlighted their potential as model systems within which to evaluate and advance contemporary ecological...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.026
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
...) said that developments since 2005 in the science, the observations and the politics of climate change are substantial and the urgency of the climate change challenge is now far more apparent than in 2005. Will Steffen (2009), with seven other Australian ecologists, in Australia's biodiversity...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 25 February 2021
...Charlotte H. Mills; Baptiste Wijas; Christopher E. Gordon; Mitchell Lyons; Anna Feit; Aodan Wilkinson; Mike Letnic ABSTRACT The 5500 km long dingo barrier fence (DBF) is a boundary at which the goal of dingo control programs shifts from management to elimination. Since 1980 ecologists have used...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 29 July 2020
..., multidisciplinary research involving ecologists, epidemiologists and veterinarians, together with indigenous communities, is needed to further define the dingo-domestic dog interface in Australia. *Private Mailbag 4003, Narellan NSW 2567; michael.ward@sydney.edu.au © 2020 Royal Zoological Society of New...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 311–320.
Published: 14 April 2015
...-necked Turtles). The observations and photographs come from the wall of Fogg Dam, 60 km east of Darwin, the site of a long-term ecological research program on reptiles and amphibians. Professional ecologists rarely witness predation on their study animals, and this has been true at Fogg Dam despite ≯20...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 26 (1): 5–11.
Published: 25 January 2015
...Harry Recher How many people fully appreciate the environmental problems which Australia faces as it enters the final decade of the century? As put by an increasingly large number of the world's ecologists, ten years is the time remaining for the world to avert global ecological catastrophe...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 306–314.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Aidan Davison; Ben Ridder Interest in urban nature has grown rapidly over recent years in Australia, and not just amongst ecologists and conservationists. Policy makers, social scientists, community groups, the media and urban residents in general have also begun to think about, represent...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.048
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... and managers to publicise some of the pressing conservation issues facing bats. No story exemplifies these more than the recent extinction of the Christmas Island Pipistrelle Pipistrellus murrayi . In his reflective book on forest pattern and ecological process, ecologist David Lindenmayer emphasised...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.005
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... biologists, conservationists and ecologists. Rarely are the professionals invited that are best placed to comment - practising wildlife veterinarians. In the past there seems to have been an ecological and environmental bias to the dialogue. It is imperative that the human side of the discussion is also put...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.043
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... present possible approaches to dealing with these by outlining practical concepts and techniques for capturing and analysing the dynamic heterogeneity of arid zone landscapes from a species' perspective. By adopting a spatially and seasonally explicit approach, ecologists will be able to formulate...