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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 56–70.
Published: 19 July 2021
... resting or grazing, and kangaroos detected the acoustic signal up to 50 m away. While virtual fencing operates effectively and is a low-cost roadkill mitigation option that can be applied to the urban environment, more research is needed to better understand the effect of its acoustic and visual signals...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 127–145.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of the environmental damage done by farming livestock and it also attracts most Semi-vegetarianism good for animals, good for the environment and good for humans Ian Wallis Division of Evolution, Ecology and Genetics, Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia Email...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 518–536.
Published: 01 September 2017
... environmental pressures (Bijlsma et al. 2000). Genetic diversity is important for populations as it allows them to adapt to further changes and challenges which may emerge within their environment (Frankham et al. 2012), and therefore to persist, rather than becoming another entry on the list of extinct native...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 379–389.
Published: 01 June 2017
... for environmental health and animal welfare. But if you want to minimise animal suffering and promote more sustainable agriculture, adopting a vegetarian diet might be the worst possible thing you could do. He continues to argue that vegetarianism is bad for the environment with statements like Most of Australia...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 16–19.
Published: 17 March 2014
... 5 112 FOX, M., 1992. Adequacy and relevance of description of the natural environment in environmental impact statements. Australian Biologist 5(2): 113. Adequacy and relevance of description of the natural environment in environmental impact statements Australian Biologist 5 113...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (3-4): 55–57.
Published: 17 March 2014
... the environment is the Environmental Planning and Assess- ment Act 1979. This Act is often used to deal with effects on the environment of "designated developments" or of "activities". Developments and activities are defmed in words which give much scope for judicial interpretation. They include erecting or using...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 529–532.
Published: 17 March 2014
... fellow selling $1 stickers to help stop limestone mining of the Barrier Reef. It was the first such direct action any of our class had seen. Even the dollar was a novel item, having displaced the pound only two years earlier. Grigg s environmental concerns The NSW State of the Environment 2000 report...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 21 (1): 105–107.
Published: 17 March 2014
... (Lansdawne Press: Melbourne), p. 109. Freshwater Tortoises of Australia and New Guinea 109 WORRELL, E. (1963). Reptiles of Australia (Angus and Robertson: Sydney), p.16-7. Reptiles of Australia 16 7 SHORT PAPER Effects of Environment upon Tortoise Pigmentation R. W. DUNN Royal Melbourne...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 101–111.
Published: 17 March 2014
... appeared next to the line item Life in Australia , were 70% and 74% respectively. The level of economic satisfaction had increased from 54% to 58%, while environmental satisfaction had increased from 58% to 60%. These figures may contain an explanation of why the vision was fading, why the environment...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 393–407.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Institute for Environmental Research, Department of Natural Resources and Environment, Victoria. Vegetation mapping of the Port Phillip and Westernport region Organ, A. 2004. Pakenham Bypass: growling grass frog Litoria raniformis 2003/04 survey, Pakenham and surrounds, Victoria. Unpublished report...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.034
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.036
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.004
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... Attacks by Australian Magpies Gymnorhina tibicen on humans are among the most common forms of human-wildlife conflict in Australia, especially in suburban environments. Despite the familiarity of these interactions, remarkably little is known about the phenomenon, significantly undermining...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.020
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.084
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.007
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... Chemical prospecting for pharmaceuticals in natural organisms (bioprospecting) has been both championed as a tool for conservation and criticised for not being environmentally sustainable. However, there has been little attempt to address the ways that bioprospecting could contribute...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.046
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... report was Australia: State of the Environment 1996 and the next major assessment is scheduled for 2001. Environment Australia is developing environmental indicators for future SoE reports and indicator bulletins. Technical and scientific expert s were commissioned to recommend key indicators...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 44–46.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Greg Richards Rainforest bat conservation: Onique problems in a unique environment Greg Richards Division of Wildlife and Ecology, CSlRO, Canberra The article by Les Hall (Australian Zoologist, previous issue) shows wisely that bats in Australia require special attention to their conservation...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 641–651.
Published: 01 June 2020
.... For A field ecologist s guide to environmental DNA sampling in freshwater environments Emily F. McColl-Gausden1, Andrew R. Weeks1,2 and Reid Tingley1,3 1. School of BioSciences, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia 2. cesar Pty Ltd, 293 Royal Pde, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia 3...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.085
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... In the urban environment the impact of human activity often results in the construction of tidal barriers to estuarine fish passage and/or highly modified fish habitats. The modified, shallow estuarine habitat of the urban Rockdale wetland corridor, Botany Bay, is used by estuarine fish and its...