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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 289–307.
Published: 01 June 2017
... in the conservation agenda, called ‘endangered species’ in NSW until 1995, is examined from the time the legal interpretation of endangered species became important in 1991with a decision by Justice Paul Stein of the NSW Land and Environment Court. Endangered species had captured both the legal and popular...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 294–301.
Published: 14 April 2015
...Gonzalo Murialdo; Kristin Kleisner; Jack Wolfenden; Julie Old The bush stone-curlew Burhinus grallarius is listed as ‘Near threatened’ on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. In NSW, bush stone-curlews are listed as ‘Endangered’ under the Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 . The present...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 65–67.
Published: 17 March 2014
... the conservation status of this species, suggest strategies to maintain viable populations, and report consistent success in breeding this species in captivity. Conservation and Reproduction of an Endangered Species: the Broad-Headed Snake, Hoplocephalus bungaroides (Elapidae) Richard Shine' and Mark Fitzgerald2...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 230–239.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Graham Pyke; Arthur White Populations of five frog species were monitored at three ponds utilized by the endangered Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea over a three year period 1993-1996. Litoria aurea bred at the two semi-permanent ponds with fluctuating water levels but did not breed...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.064
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... There are currently 20 species, populations or communities of fish, aquatic invertebrates and marine vegetation listed on the threatened species schedules of the NSW Fisheries Management Act 1994. Two of these species are the eastern freshwater cod Maccullochella ikei , and the grey nurse...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 23 (4): 57–58.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of conservation as a whole, a heavy emphasis on endangered species pro- grammes may be detrimental to the broader conservation goals because of the resources diverted from other, more broadly based programmes designed to benefit large numbers of species. If endangered species programmes are to be undertaken...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (2): 159–168.
Published: 12 December 2012
... threatened Lepidoptera endangered species Australian butterflies Ocybadistes Ocybadistes knightorum Atkins, A. 1996. The life history of Ocybadistes knightorum Lambkin & Donaldson (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Australian Entomologist 23(1): 29-31. The life history of Ocybadistes...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.035
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... The northern Spotted-tailed Quoll Dasyurus maculatus gracilis is Endangered (QNCA 1994; EPBC Act 1999). This study therefore aims to develop a model for the species recovery in north Queensland. Due to the threatened status of D. m. maculatus in all mainland states in which it occurs...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 387–392.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Ross Goldingay Community groups can make significant contributions to threatened species recovery planning. I conducted two questionnaire surveys of the community bordering on Coomaditchy Lagoon, an important breeding site of the endangered Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea at Port Kembla...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.056
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... insects have been placed on the endangered species schedule. However, experience has shown that there are difficulties in using the Act to protect invertebrates. Issues include: use of criteria in the Act; taxonomic and scientific impediments; the need to protect habitat rather than individual species...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 76–84.
Published: 02 June 2014
...Mick Andren; Mark Cameron The Black Grass-dart Butterfly Ocybadistes knightorum has a highly restricted distribution along the New South Wales north coast and is listed as an Endangered species in the State. Recent surveys have dramatically increased the known distribution of the species...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (2): 248–256.
Published: 17 March 2014
... in New South Wales where protection by the Endangered Fauna (Interim Protection) Act 1991 (now the Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995) has required surveys of its distribution and abundance and some research in order to prepare management plans for development sites that it occupies. Its listing...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 591–609.
Published: 01 December 2018
... techniques for identifying banded individuals; proved identification of individuals based on contact calls, and suggested using individual vocal recognition as a method of non-invasive monitoring of endangered bird species; demonstrated the loss of large hollow-bearing trees was greater than replacements...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.067
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... legislation, even though Matters of National Environmental Significance addressed by the Commonwealth legislation may be locally relevant. The protection of endangered species, ecological communities and populations on North Head at Manly is used to highlight some of these concerns as they relate to both...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 223–234.
Published: 01 January 2016
... classes in the endangered green and golden bell frog Litoria aurea , a species which has had several failed management programs. We found aquatic vegetation was selected for by every L. aurea class, and should be the focus of future management plans for this species. Females were the only class to select...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.039
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... The squirrel glider Petaurus norfolcensis is listed as a vulnerable species across New South Wales. The population in the Wagga Wagga Local Government Area was considered to be at a higher level of threat ( i.e. in immediate danger of extinction) and was classified as an endangered population...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 480–510.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and Streams 7 Wager, R. and Jackson, P. 1993.The action plan for Australian freshwater fish. Australian Nature Conservation Agency. Endangered Species Program. Project Number 147. Whitehead, M.D. 1985.Ecology of the Purple-spotted Gudgeon, Mogurnda adspersa (Castelnau) (PISCES - Eleotridae...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.059
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... The NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 (TSC Act) is unique and effective in Australian jurisdictions in recognising threatened populations. Section 11 of the TSC Act provides for the listing of endangered populations. There were 28 endangered populations listed under the TSC Act...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 398–404.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of conserving endangered species in tEe wild is the estabiish- ment of a population monitoring programme (e.g., Minta et al. 1990). This can be used to guide changes in management actions and is particularly critical for species reduced to very low numbers. Such monitoring has recently- been effective...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 334–349.
Published: 14 October 2011
.... The Green and Golden Bell Frog (Litoria aurea) - from riches to ruins: conservation of a formerly common species Australian Zoologist 30 248 56 Goldingay, R.L. 2008. Can the community contribute to conservation of the endangered Green and Golden Bell Frog at Port Kembla? Australian Zoologist 34...