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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 788–809.
Published: 20 October 2011
... traditional methods. European settlers displaced the local Aboriginal people from the floodplain in the 1800s, although through to the 1960s waterbirds were common food items for local residents with hunting being a popular sporting pursuit. European settlement dramatically altered waterbird habitat through...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 209–228.
Published: 07 February 2013
... Treecreeper, for example, is unable to maintain viable populations in small, isolated habitat areas (Barrett et al. 1994; Cooper et al. 2002; Ford et al. 2009). Riverine forests provide the best opportunities for recreating linkages across regional landscapes in the eastern Australian sheep-wheat belt (Reid...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 180–187.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Box 2115, Queanbeyan 2620. Gaia Research 2001b. Assessment of habitat linkages and considerations for management. Select rural residential areas Eurobodalla Shire. Report prepared for Eurobodalla Shire Council. PO Box 99, Moruya 2537. Goldingay, R.L. 1987. Sap feeding by the marsupial...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 190–202.
Published: 10 October 2011
... to the atmosphere (e.g., depleted ozone), water (e.g., temperature, pH, circulation), to precipitation, and possible changes in the linkages between beaches and adjacent habitats (Kennedy et al. 2002). This paper briefly introduces some sandy-beach ecology and habitat linkages, explores some of the likely...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 297–302.
Published: 14 October 2011
... and future prospects. Australian Zoologist 34: 319-333. Green and Golden Bell Frogs in New South Wales: current status and future prospects Australian Zoologist 34 319 333 297October 2008 AustralianZoologist volume 34 (3) Introduction The provision or maintenance of habitat linkages may...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 120–126.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Robyn Alders; Richard Kock ABSTRACT We review the linkages between food security, nutrition and wildlife conservation in the early 21st century. Declines in wildlife populations and habitats have occurred in parallel with increasing human population and the global emergence of the double burden...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.024
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The Ku-ring-gai local government area is a veritable hot bed of biological diversity as the area is peppered with numerous habitat types that support over 800 plant, at least 170 fungi and over 690 fauna species. The area plays and important part in Australia's cultural and natural history...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 188–193.
Published: 01 January 2018
... and pollution linkages through the third and fourth dimensions of water column space and movement over time. Undisturbed areas of seabed habitat are a crucial component of marine biodiversity conservation, but their viability may be limited without the capacity to manage factors affecting the water column...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 28–36.
Published: 17 March 2014
...L. E. Carter BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE, 1992. A national Strategy for the Conservation of Australia's Biological Diversity. Canberra. BRADSEN, J., 1992. Biodiversity Legislation, Vegetation, Habitat. Environmental and Planning Law Journal 7: 175-80 (June 1992...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 1–2.
Published: 17 March 2014
... to four referees, depending on the size and scope of the paper. The journal welcomes papers on any aspect of zoology and the conservation of animal habitats. Six months ago, Winston Ponder tackled me about what he saw as a deficiency in Consma- tion of Australia's forest fauna (ed D. Lunney, publkhed...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 236–248.
Published: 14 October 2011
... habitats on remediated lands. This paper presents an overview of the frog conservation and management program at Sydney Olympic Park from 1993 to 2006. It describes how legislation, science, policy, development and sport have, with the dedication of hundreds of people and the tenacity of the frog itself...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 628–635.
Published: 01 June 2020
... records from as far south as the Victoria-NSW border (Bureau of Rural Sciences 2002-2009). L. argentimaculatus spend juvenile years in estuarine and freshwater habitats, followed by a shift to offshore reefs, where spawning occurs, just prior to the attainment of sexual maturity at ca. eight years of age...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 147–160.
Published: 01 January 2016
... to Wittenbra State Forest (part of the Pilliga forest) and another south along the ridge towards the Warrumbungle Range and Warrumbungle NP (see Figure 1). Both of the linkages are about 1 km wide; however, the habitat connectivity at both locations is reduced by intervening roads. The success of checking...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 130–146.
Published: 01 January 2016
... and may exclude other birds from the habitats they occupy thereby affecting the composition of avian communities and the distribution of species on a landscape scale. Such behaviour has cascading effects on ecosystems, changing the abundances and kinds of plant-eating arthropods. A comprehensive knowledge...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 161–169.
Published: 01 January 2018
... to recognise that habitat destruction in the marine environment is just as relevant as in the terrestrial world, as shown clearly by the suite of papers in this forum (Cole et al. 2017; Hutchings and Kenchington 2017; Vanderklift 2017; Voyer and Gladstone 2017; Warner 2017). Mat Vanderklift (2017) questioned...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 280–295.
Published: 01 January 2018
.... Nomadism remains a highly complex and little understood ecological response. Nomads occur across bird families, and in many different habitats. Such species include the blossom following Swift Parrot Lathamus discolour (Webb et al. 2014), the insectivorous Orange Chat Epthianura aurifrons found...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 295–305.
Published: 17 March 2014
... on large macropod carcasses by common brushtail possums Trichosurus vulpecula in Namadgi National Park, ACT, 2002 -2004 Date & Time Habitat & Conditions Observation 31-08-02 10.42 pm Open mixed montane Eucalyptus woodland and tussock grassland at 1200m on Boboyan Road, opposite Brayshaw s Hut, Namadgi...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 206–224.
Published: 05 June 2014
..., there was less vegetative growth, and nectar production declined. As habitats became drier, fewer birds nested, although some bred and fledged young. Ground, shrub, and canopy foragers, including migrants, along with nectar-feeders declined in abundance. The numbers of raptors and cuckoos declined in line...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 07 July 2021
... and ambient noise, followed by whether conspecifics are present, weather variables, habitat variables, whether animals have received previous exposure to anthropogenic settings, animals’ behaviour prior to drone flights and whether predators are present. Policies and protocols that address these factors have...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 329–357.
Published: 01 December 2019
... is left unturned. As a good field guide does, this book allows the user to easily identify fishes. Each species has an excellent image of a fresh fish and often habitat type. It includes scientific and local names, general and diagnostic characters, biology, habitat, distribution and abundance, including...