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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.055
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... There is little information available on which to base strategies for managing colonies of Grey-headed Flying-foxes Pteropus poliocephalus in urban areas. Since 1985, the Ku-ring-gai Bat Conservation Society (KBCS) has managed a program of habitat restoration in the flying-fox camp at Ku-ring...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (4): 897–918.
Published: 24 May 2022
... and conservation issues, such as habitat destruction and food shortages, anthropogenic injuries and extreme heat events. While there have been several independent efforts to conserve flying-fox habitat leading up to the recent commencement of a state-wide funding program for flying-fox habitat restoration...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.038
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... to ensure long-term persistence. This may require some novel approaches to habitat restoration to achieve. The habitat quality of all connecting corridors must be enhanced to reduce mortality during dispersal. Edge effects such as tree die-back are also likely to reduce the available cover of habitat over...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 510–516.
Published: 01 September 2015
...A.W. White; G.H. Pyke Long-term refugia or “over-winter” habitats are often overlooked in habitat restoration for the endangered Green and Golden Bell frog Litoria aurea . Studies identifying the occupation of this habitat or materials suitable to re-create it are lacking. Vegetation mounds were...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.064
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... of their biology and distribution. In the case of eastern cod, these actions have included surveys to document the distribution of remnant and stocked populations, tagging studies, genetic and ecological research, habitat restoration works and significant input into water sharing rules for relevant catchments...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 291–296.
Published: 14 October 2011
... no new populations of bell frogs were established. Education has been another key component of this program at Taronga Zoo, with school and community groups actively involved in releases, monitoring and habitat restoration. One outcome of this component was the creation of an interactive CD-ROM...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 168–179.
Published: 17 March 2014
... bungaroides (Serpentes, Elapidae). Animal Conservation 1: 185-93. Ecological characteristics of a threatened snake species, Hoplocephalus bungaroides (Serpentes, Elapidae) Animal Conservation 1 185 93 Webb, J. K. and Shine, R. 2000. Paving the way for habitat restoration: can artificial rocks...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 42–43.
Published: 01 June 1990
... satis- factorily in the wild. We hope to accumulate information on longevity and movements, in spite of the small numbers banded. 1987-88, 19 released; 1988-89, 79 released; 1989-90, 63 released. Habitat Restoration Project The steep bushland valley surrounded by houses where the Grey-headed Flying...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.075
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... as a pale version of research in rural Australia or in national parks and nature reserves. It is the urban environment where many people will form their ethic of care for our native fauna, concern for the conservation of remnant bush and the desire to restore degraded habitats. It is for these reasons...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 339–367.
Published: 03 November 2023
... to regionwide management plans. The latter provide land managers with a streamlined approach that allows new flying-fox camps to be incorporated into management planning as they appear. * Corresponding author. Email: matthew.mo@environment.nsw.gov.au buffers community education habitat restoration...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 363.
Published: 01 May 2020
... technology used in place both population and habitat restoration, as well as driving of older versions, as well as the involvement of the general de-extinction biology. The forum also explored advances public in Citizen Science, this forum explored a wide variety in eco-toxicology, microbiology and cryo...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.020
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
...-100 km in search of food within the Mt Lofty region. The habitats that provide floral nectar during late summer and autumn, the gum and box woodlands, however, have been disproportionately cleared and honeyeater populations decline during these times. As a consequence, honeyeaters are unable...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 3–5.
Published: 17 March 2014
... - for example minimizing the extinction roba ability of a threatened species o r maximizing the species richness of a reserve. A list of what management options are feasible, including some description of their costs - for example captive breeding, habitat restoration, closing a road. A description...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 166–176.
Published: 17 March 2014
... on the stocks of native fish are also discussed together with possible remedial measures to restore both habitat and fish communities. Allen, G. R., 1989. Freshwater fishes of Australia. T.F.H. Publications, 240 pp. Freshwater fishes of Australia 240 Berra, T. M., 1987. Speculations...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 788–809.
Published: 20 October 2011
... drains and channels affecting not only surface, but also sub-surface, hydrology. The subsequent ecological impacts included a dramatic decline in waterbird numbers and depletion of functional habitat. Only very recently have there been methodical efforts to restore locally important habitat, albeit...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 11–27.
Published: 17 March 2014
...-abundance threatens native species and restore functional ecosyslems, with an emphasis on native vegetation, to a minimum of 30% of the landscape. These need to be accompanied by an aggressive programme to improve water quality in fresh water habitats and restore environmental eater flows, and the creation...