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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Christopher Slade; Bradley Law ABSTRACT There are 5.2 million hectares of public native forest within the coastal Integrated Forestry Operations Approval (IFOA) regions in New South Wales on and east of the Great Dividing Range. 4.3 million hectares or 83% of these forests are set aside in formal...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 23–27.
Published: 17 March 2014
... - Forest Use. AGPS; Canberra. COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA, 1992. A new focus for Australia's forests. Draft national forest policy statement. AGPS, July 1992. EBY, P., 1991. Finger-winged night workers: managing forests to conserve the role of Grey-headed Flying Foxes as pollinators and seed...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.036
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... The direct impacts of logging on the arboreal, solitary brush-tailed phascogale were investigated in jarrah forest in south-western Australia. Individuals were monitored before, during and after logging in the Kingston Forest in 1995. The study was complicated by the effects of a drought...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.013
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... The aim of this chapter is to encourage an historical view in considering the conservation of Australia’s forest fauna. The settings and opportunities for fauna in today’s forests are closely related to the cutting practices and management regimes of the past. To provide a context...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 09 May 2022
...Michael J. Murphy ABSTRACT The Pilliga Forest is one of the largest surviving woodland remnants on the New South Wales western slopes in inland eastern Australia. Collation of personal observations by a resident herpetologist working in the Pilliga Forest over a 12-year period identified 18 frog...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 111–129.
Published: 04 August 2021
...Harry F. Recher ABSTRACT In Australia’s eucalypt forests and woodlands, co-habiting birds differ in the foraging manoeuvres or methods used to search for and take prey, the substrates and plants on which prey are found, and the heights at which foraging takes place. On the Southern Tablelands...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 743–752.
Published: 02 February 2021
...C.R. Starr; R.T. Hughes; M.S. Hemmings; J.F. Coase; M. D. Jess ABSTRACT We present the results of field surveys and a radio-tracking study of the Greater glider Petauroides volans minor in the Bluff State Forest, North Queensland. Twenty-three spotlighting transects were surveyed twice in July 2018...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 220–230.
Published: 11 November 2020
...David Lindenmayer; David Blair; Lachlan McBurney; Sam Banks; Elle Bowd ABSTRACT The catastrophic 2009 wildfires in the Mountain Ash ( Eucalyptus regnans ) forests of the Central Highlands of Victoria provided an opportunity to gain new insights into the responses to fire by various elements...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 724–732.
Published: 01 December 2018
... and both small predators have become more abundant. Predation drives the snowshoe hare cycle, but it is far from clear that it does so for the small rodents. We suspect that social behaviour is critical for vole cycles, but this supposition has not been tested experimentally. The boreal forests of Canada...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 658–668.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Bradley S. Law ABSTRACT Long-term research is vital for understanding long-lived, dynamic systems like forests, yet for bats such research is notable for its absence. Recent advances in technology over the last 10–20 years means that long-term studies of bats are viable and can be cost-effective. I...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 443–448.
Published: 01 September 2018
...David Blair; David Lindenmayer; Lachlan McBurney ABSTRACT The conservation of the Critically Endangered Leadbeater's Possum Gymnobelideus leadbeateri in Victoria's Mountain Ash Eucalyptus regnans forests is one of the most controversial native mammal conservation issues in Australia. Much...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 147–160.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Michael J. Murphy A survey of the herpetofauna of Yarrigan National Park (NP), in the southern Pilliga forest in northern inland New South Wales, was done over the period 2011 to 2013. The total identified herpetofauna community comprised 11 frog species (three families) and 35 reptiles (10...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Harry F. Recher In this paper, I present data on the foraging behaviour of eucalypt forest and woodland birds at two sites on the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales during the non-breeding season (winter). The winter community was a subset of the summer community, with six guilds among 23...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 517–528.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Michael J. Murphy; Jessica K. Murphy A survey of the herpetofauna of Merriwindi State Conservation Area, a small conservation reserve in the western Pilliga forest in northern inland New South Wales, was done over the period 2009 to 2011. In total, 14 frog species (three families) and 25 reptile...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 302–310.
Published: 07 October 2014
... in species composition to all other vegetation types. The small and structurally simple grassy balds contained a subset of species also found in surrounding forest and woodland vegetation, with only a few grassland specific species. Fauna assemblages in grassy bald-rainforest edges were significantly...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 117–126.
Published: 02 June 2014
...Michael Murphy Seven sandstone caves in the Pilliga forest, in northern inland New South Wales, were identified as diurnal roosting sites used by the Eastern Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus megaphyllus . The population of R. megaphyllus in the Pilliga forest is considered to be of regional conservation...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 67–73.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... AND TANTON, M. T., 1981. Effects of fire on the invertebrate fauna of soil and litter of a eucalypt forest. In Fire and the Australian Biota ed by A. M. Gill, G. H. Grove and I. R. Noble. Australian Academy of Science. Fire and the Australian Biota GRAFEN, A., 1985. A geometric view of relatedness...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 265–266.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Dave O'Connor Aggression vocalisation scincidae territoriality Prickly Forest Skink Annable, T. 1983. Some observations on vocalization and the use of limb flaps in the pygopodid lizard, Delma inornata Kluge. Herpetofauna 14: 80-82. Some observations on vocalization...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (1-2): 14–19.
Published: 17 March 2014
...G. A. Webb Reptiles and amphibians in and around Bondi State Forest were surveyed between 1980 and 1984. Nineteen species of reptiles and 15 species of frogs were recorded from Bondi State Forest. Five additional reptiles and two additional frogs were recorded from surrounding areas. Bondi State...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 426–436.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Darren Shelly Eighty-two species of vertebrates were recorded from an area of cypress pine and ironbark forest within Goonoo State Forest, located 42 Idiometres north-east of Dubbo. New South Wales. Grass-seed-eating birds were uncommon due to the lack of gasses within the forest. Small birds...