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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...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 168–179.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Conservation 1 185 93 Webb, J. K. and Shine, R. 2000. Paving the way for habitat restoration: can artificial rocks restore degraded habitats of endangered reptiles? Biological Conservation 92: 93-99. Paving the way for habitat restoration: can artificial rocks restore degraded habitats...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (4): 441–460.
Published: 19 September 2013
... habitat to illustrate the important intersection between forest restoration principles and the general principles for forest biodiversity conservation. Mountain Ash forests have been extensively modified through a century of intensive logging, recurrent wildfires and post-fire salvage logging...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 3–41.
Published: 17 March 2014
...H. F. Recher; P. A. Hutchings; S. Rosen Despite 200 years of European settlement, the Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment sustains a rich and diverse fauna. This is a consequence of extensive sandstone environments largely unsuited for development that escaped the extensive habitat modifications affecting...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 513–519.
Published: 01 September 2018
... that are vulnerable to black rat invasion. * corresponding author: Catherine.price@sydney.edu.au © 2018 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2018 rodent commensal habitat restoration pest control movement edge dynamics dispersal 5132018 Introduction Commensal species are those species...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 395–407.
Published: 01 June 2017
... conservation/restoration is community-driven (e.g., landcare, political pressure of animal welfare groups) with a focus on species and habitat biodiversity. Genetic diversity is seldom seriously considered. As a consequence, native species biodiversity management is often not maximising the potential outcomes...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 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) 35 (3): 633–648.
Published: 20 October 2011
... Ecological Management and Restoration 8 221 24 Margules, C.R. 1992. The Wog Wog habitat fragmentation experiment. Environmental Conservation 19: 316-25 The Wog Wog habitat fragmentation experiment Environmental Conservation 19 316 2 Martin, G. 2003. The role of small ground-foraging...
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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) 37 (1): 40–74.
Published: 02 June 2014
.... If this serious decline in the Central West and Lachlan catchments is to be halted, strategies aimed at habitat and landscape restoration must be developed. Current strategies based on Threatened Species management plans and ad hoc planting for revegetation have not produced results. We need a radical rethink...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 3–25.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Allan Keast Over the last 50 years major areas of bird habitat have been lost from the County of Cumberland. Included are the major saltmarshes and freshwater swamps from the western side of Botany Bay; the tall forests of the Upper North Shore and the woodlands of the Cumberland Plain between...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 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...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 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...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.031
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... approaches which may be utilised in development of a recovery plan, including key habitat restoration, are considered. ...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 161–170.
Published: 01 January 2016
... to this species, resulting in its listing as an endangered species, conservation management of the species habitat (primarily focussed on riparian restoration and livestock and weed management), captive breeding and reintroduction programs, and a national recovery plan (DotE 2016; OEH 2016). Considerable work has...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 381–403.
Published: 28 January 2014
...L. Broome; F. Ford; M. Dawson; K. Green; D. Little; N. McElhinney The New South Wales population of the Mountain Pygmy-possum Burramys parvus was estimated at 500 adults in 8 km 2 of boulder-heath habitat during surveys in the 1980's. In 1989, this estimate was increased to 1312 adults based...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 446–461.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., and planning future landscapes for both human communities and habitat conservation and restoration (Lunney et al. 2000). Although P. cinereus utilises a range of trees for both food and shelter, it generally favours a few species such as Eucalyptus tereticornis (Queensland Blue Gum), E. robusta (Swamp Mahogany...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 26 (3-4): 130–141.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Wildl. Soc. Bull. 10: 297-304. Bird collisions with a power transmission line and their relation to Botulism at a Montana wetland Wildl. Soc. Bull 10 297 304 MANSERGH, I. M. AND SCOTTS, D. J., 1989 Habitat continuity and social organization of the Mountain Pygmy-possum restored by tunnel. J...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 294–301.
Published: 14 April 2015
..., prediction model DOI: httpdx.doi.org/10.7882/AZ.2015.002 The Bush Stone-curlew on the central coast of NSW 2015 295AustralianZoologist volume 37 (3) Zimmermann 2000). Habitat models can be used to aid conservation, increase or restore critical habitats and have extensive use in conservation biology...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (1-2): 1–13.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Judy Faulks The conservation of koala habitat was identified by Tweed Shire Council in 1989 as a priority for investigation to aid planning and decision making. The aim of this study was to determine the distribution of koalas in the shire and to identify potential koala habitat. This was achieved...