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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.015
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... South-east Queensland (SEQ) was the target of 1 of 10 joint Commonwealth-State Governments comprehensive regional assessments (CRAs) conducted in preparation for Regional Forests Agreements (RFAs) in Australia during the 1990s/early 2000s. Work towards a SEQ RFA commenced in 1993, a SEQ Forests...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.006
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... to the notion of ecologically sustainable forest management (ESFM), which lies at the core of the Regional Forest Agreements. These fundamental ecological issues, which were not identified in the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for a recent proposal to log native forests to produce charcoal in southern New...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.003
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
.... The National Forest Policy Statement (Commonwealth of Australia 1992) opens with the statement: “The Governments share a vision of ecologically sustainable management of Australia's forests”. The Policy Statement launched the Regional Forest Agreement (RFA) process, with its emphasis on public forests...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.1022
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
..., there were many conflicts over forest practices which obscured the great progress that had been made. There have been recent developments with government inquiries and political innovations resulting in the National Forest Policy Statement, the development of Regional Forest Agreements, and new forest...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.1039
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Most recently, I have participated in the writing and development of the National Forest Policy (early 1990s), the consequent Comprehensive Regional Assessments (CRAs), and the negotiations for the resultant Regional Forest Agreements (RFA). Finally, I have participated...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.016
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
...) and rainforest in remaining State Forests, and the provision of 20 year, binding wood supply agreements to the timber industry in the region at 50% of 1995 levels. The forestry reform process is reviewed and a qualitative assessment of its impact on forest fauna conducted. The process was successful in using...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.026
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... Public reaction to pressure from forest management agencies to intensify hardwood production methods and convert limited remaining oldgrowth and natural forests to tree farms, as a solution to declining wood availability, shrinking market share and increasing operational deficits, is escalating...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 632–641.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Agreement. 1997. Tasmanian Regional Forest Agreement. Forest Vegetation Communities. Parks and Wildlife Service: Hobart, Australia. Taylor, R.J. and Mooney, N.J. 1991. Increased mortality of birds on an elevated section of highway in northern Tasmania. Emu 91: 186-8. Increased mortality of birds...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 22–36.
Published: 04 October 2011
... on Tasmania's woodland vertebrates. In: J. Miller (ed.) Firewood Conferences Papers Presented. Bushcare National Projects. Natural heritage Trust. 171-177. Commonwealth of Australia and State of Tasmania 1997. Tasmanian Regional Forest Agreement. Commonwealth of Australia and State of Tasmania, Hobart...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 2004
... . Zoo og,st volume 32 (4) 505 Mesibov Which brings me back to Green and pleasant Tasmania. In 1994 for the Australian Heritage Commission, and in 1996 for the Regional Forest Agreement process, I compiled databases of locality records of Tasmanian non,marine invertebrates. The records came from a wide...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 853–857.
Published: 20 October 2011
...; and the Lilly Pilly Burrowing Crayfish, E. australis Riek, in the Gippsland Regional Forest Agreement Area. Report to the Department of Natural Resources and Environment, Victoria. Museum Victoria, Melbourne. VEAC 2006. Goolengook Forest Investigation Information Booklet. Victorian Environmental Assessment...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608589
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
...). These are typically small sized (median ~ 290 ha) and scattered, meaning they functioned more for the protection of plants than wildlife. Many of these reserves were subsumed into the National Park estate following the Regional Forest Agreement process of the 1990 s. In 2015 there was a total of 37 reserves...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 71–78.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and prejudice about bats. There was broad agreement that if bat conservation does not achieve a higher profile, then bat habits will be unknowlingly degraded, such as by forest logging, that species' ranges will contract, and species will go extinct In priority order, the issues identified were: effects...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.021
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Following two centuries of land clearing, the past two decades have seen growing efforts to reestablish forest on formerly-cleared sites. While the immediate goals of reforestation vary, there is also a widespread expectation that one of its effects will be an improvement in “biodiversity value...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (3): 355–363.
Published: 04 June 2013
... (Chiroptera : Vespertilionidae), in logged forest on the south coast of New South Wales Australian Wildlife Research 15 375 384 NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service. 1998.Vertebrate Fauna Survey. Joint Commonwealth NSW Regional Forest Agreement Steering Commitee. Peake, T.C. 2006...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 586–596.
Published: 01 December 2004
... prescriptions to minimise adverse effects of habitat disturbance. Such information was urgently required due to the intensification of forestry activites in 'off reserve' areas in the north,east of the State, where these species occur, following Tasmania's Regional Forest Agreement (Commonwealth of Australia...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 139–149.
Published: 17 March 2014
... election in his editorial (Lunney 2002) shows how far Australia is in achieving environmental leadership from the political system. Regional Forest Agreements John Dorman says the conservation movement was forced into concentrating on forests by the government agenda on forest agreements, but I disagree...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 216–228.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Keith D. and Bedward M. 1998. Forest ecosystem classification and mapping for the Eden Comprehensive Regional Assessment. Pp. 20, Joint Commonwealth NSW Regional Forest Agreement Steering Committee, Sydney. Forest ecosystem classification and mapping for the Eden Comprehensive Regional Assessment 20...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 220–230.
Published: 11 November 2020
... management policies like those associated with the Regional Forest Agreement for the Central Highlands of Victoria (Government of Victoria and Commonwealth of Australia 1997). THE 2009 FIRE The February 2009 wildfires were the most damaging fires in Australian history in terms of loss of human life...