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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 59–74.
Published: 07 September 2012
... of the highest altitude upland area in the Australian tropical savanna. Nine species, including two mammals and seven reptiles, were recorded at the limits of their known range, or in seemingly disjunct populations. Patterns of fauna assemblage in relation to underlying geology and associated habitat variables...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 190–202.
Published: 10 October 2011
..., abundance and biomass of wrack-associated fauna and the abundance of predators such as shore birds (Dugan et al. 2003). Moreover, poorly-designed beach nourishment interventions have the potential to suppress macrofaunal recovery with upwards cascading reductions on other beach biota (Peterson et al. 2006...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.845
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... factors. At a landscape scale, abundance and taxon richness were influenced by geology (and related aspects of topography and soil), although response patterns varied between groups. There was a marked spatial patterning in richness, probably as a response to a rainfall-related productivity gradient. Past...
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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 (2014) 33 (4): 530–561.
Published: 17 March 2014
... that 33 species (about one third of the non-volant mammal fauna of WA) changed significantly in distribution and abundance. The pattern of the decline both geographically and over time is consistent with epizootic disease as the primary factor, but probably interacting with drought and predation by feral...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.959
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... to logging. Using large retrospective (space-for-time) datasets from Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania, the study analysed correlations between species across a wide range of taxa, and the frequencies of occurrence or abundance of species in relation to logging intensity or time since...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 158–164.
Published: 10 October 2011
... of NSW, Mosman, NSW, Australia. Conservation of Australia's Forest fauna 36 55 Woinarski, J. C. Z., Tidemann, S. C. and Kerin, S. 1988. Birds in a tropical mosaic, the distribution of bird species in relation to vegetation patterns. Wildlife Research 15: 171-96. Birds in a tropical mosaic...
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Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 10 August 2022
...% of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area (blue outline) during the 2019-20 mega-fires. B AuZstoraolilaongist 2022 Post-fire fauna assessment in the Blue Mountains abundance after wildfire (Arthur et al. 2012; Catling et al. 2001), escaping the immediate threat of the fire itself and taking advantage...
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Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 24 June 2022
... in fauna populations in response to the fire. Detailed surveys for a range of mammalian fauna were undertaken twice a year from 2011 to 2019. The results from the comprehensive surveys showed that even with high intensity fire over a large portion of the landscape, habitat recovery is relatively quick...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 529–534.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., the analyses were restricted to ant fauna only. EsimateS 9.1.0 (Colwell 2013) software was used to calculate species richness, abundance, individual rarefaction curves and Shannon diversity index (H). H = sum((ni/n) 2) ln(ni/n where ni = the number of individuals of taxon i, and is a measure of evenness...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 410–419.
Published: 17 March 2014
... surveys are obstacles to collecting data on fauna distributions and abundance (Burbidge 1991). A unique opportunity exists to build such fauna inventories by sampling open trenches for fauna during pipeline construction (Ayers and Wallace 1997; Woinarski et al. 2000). Pipeline trenches are excavated...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 129–133.
Published: 12 September 2014
... bucket). Increased captures may have some relationship to habitat type (i.e. small mammals more abundant in grassland habitat). Though this particular array has some benefits in increasing trap success, the use of multiple survey techniques is recommended for any thorough fauna inventory. fauna...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 302–310.
Published: 07 October 2014
... gains. Fauna species richness species abundance grassland mosaic rainforest savanna woodland montane habitat structure Bond, W.J. and Parr, C.L. 2010. Beyond the forest edge: Ecology, diversity and conservation of the grassy biomes. Biological Conservation 143(10): 2395-2404...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (4): 731–737.
Published: 28 December 2020
... relation to chameleons and any shared characteristics their occurrence in the canopy of Eucalyptus/Corymbia have evolved convergently (Hutchinson & Hutchinson woodland, shelter sights, antipredator behaviour, sexual 2011). It is the sole member of the genus Chelosania, dimorphism and relative abundance...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 102–117.
Published: 01 January 2019
... width strip transect using direct observation from which a density could be calculated was deemed the most suitable method for the Mount Panorama fauna management strategy. Once this technique was calibrated and clearly established it could provide an appropriate measure of variation in abundance...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 449–466.
Published: 17 March 2014
... present study was to document the regional distribution of nocturnal birds and arboreal mammals in relation to environmental variables and management history. Particular efforts were made to assess t h e distribution and habitat relationships of this fauna in the largest, contiguous forest area, Bago...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 470–481.
Published: 17 March 2014
... mine sites (Halliger 1993). More typically, fauna surveys relate vertebrate species diversity and abundance to the vegetation types present (Henle 1987, Read 1994). Similarly, larger scale sunreys have been conducted that relate vertebrate fauna diversity to set geographical areas such as mapsheets...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 194–206.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., and coralline turf. Australian Zoologist volume 39 (2) Theme Edition: The Value of Protected Areas for Fauna Conservation Cole et al. 200 2017 Point, oysters were more abundant (Figure 4). Although oysters were most abundant at Cremorne Point, they were least abundant at Chowder Bay (Figure 4). Assemblages...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 562–581.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Tasker, E. M. and Dickman, C. R. 2004. Small mammal community composition in relation to cattle grazing and associated burning in eucalypt forests of the Northern Tablelands of New South Wales. Pp 721 - 740 in the Conservation of Australia s Forest Fauna (second edition) 2004, edited by Daniel Lunney...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 29–48.
Published: 07 September 2012
... and March 2008. These surveys comprise the first round of a catchmentwide monitoring programme to obtain a measure of the distribution and abundance of 21 priority threatened fauna species that inhabit Dune Mallee Woodlands. A total of 127 fauna species were recorded, which included 19 of the possible 21...