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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
... Strahler, A.N. 1964. Quantitative geomorphology of drainage basins and channel networks. Pp. 39-76 in Handbook of applied hydrology, ed by V.T. Chow. McGraw-Hill: New York, USA. Handbook of applied hydrology 39 76 Tasmanian Regional Forest Agreement. 1997. Tasmanian Regional Forest Agreement...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 22–36.
Published: 04 October 2011
... and prescriptions that aim to cater for the maintenance of the hollow resource have been adopted by most forest management agencies in Australia. Tasmania s Regional Forest Agreement (Commonwealth of Australia and State of Tasmania 1997) recognises hollow- dependent fauna as a priority fauna group to be protected...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 643–653.
Published: 31 August 2022
... in eastern and southern Australia to assess how forest ecosystems and their constituent fauna had fared. This paper provides an overview of the 21 studies that were presented at the forum, now as papers in this theme edition of Australian Zoologist. All the authors were unanimous in their agreement about...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 2004
... 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 range of publications and from databases maintained by museums and private...
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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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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
... 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 on the North coast of NSW covering 8597 ha (FCNSW unpublished data). Reservation of forest...
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Australian Zoologist (2022)
Published: 11 November 2022
... area is given a number that relates to Table 3. AA = Aboriginal area, SCA = State Conservation Area. Altitudes taken from relevant 1:25,000 topographic maps *indicates reserves created under the Regional Forestry Agreement in 2001 Site Reserve or State Forest Area (ha) 1 Bamarang NR* 2 Barrengarry NR...
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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...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (3): 355–363.
Published: 04 June 2013
... by Gould s long-eared bat, Nyctophilus gouldi Tomes (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...
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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
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 (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...