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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.023
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... rather than underestimate it and risk injury and therefore are more likely to partially habituate to harmless and repetitive human disturbance rather than lose all ‘fear’ towards humans. As a bird's response dynamically varies with its current assessment of risk and the response is most likely...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.029
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... into two categories. The first relates to visitor experience and tourism product while the second involves animal welfare issues. Potential and realised problems associated with the feeding of wildlife include habituation and attraction, disruption of normal activities, increased aggregation of animals...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 491–510.
Published: 25 August 2020
... tests are conducted in captivity, and fladry is not commercially available in Australia. As with any non-lethal tools that initially frighten, but do not condition predators, the potential exists for animals to grow accustomed to, and eventually ignore, presented stimuli. The onset of such habituation...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 1–29.
Published: 07 July 2021
... consecutive flights Time of day Time of year Allowance of habituation periods Geographic location No. publications 75 47 21 2 23 7 10 10 6 5 Citing publications Jones 2003; Jones et al. 2006; Sardà-Palomera et al. 2012, 2017; Koski et al. 2013, 2015; Barasona et al. 2014; Chabot 2014; Chabot and Bird 2015...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 56–70.
Published: 19 July 2021
..., there is no evidence that the species responds to the visual stimuli of the fence as intended and without habituation (Coulson and Bender 2019). Further, the effect of artificial sounds on the behaviour of kangaroos remains questionable (Bender 2003; Coulson and Bender 2019). It is unclear if spectrometric studies...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2023)
Published: 20 January 2023
... subsequent nights with the gaps above the barrier remaining blocked, the bats may have habituated to the changed conditions and potentially made greater use of the bat windows. This was outside the scope of the present study. Tobin et al. (2018) reported inter-species differences in the response of bats...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (3): 719–732.
Published: 06 December 2021
... in an Australian songbird: habituation and individual discrimination in superb fairy-wren embryos. Proc. R. Soc. B 281: 20141154. httpsdoi.org/10.1098/ rspb.2014.1154 Constantine, M. 2006. The Sound Approach to Birding. A guide to understanding bird sound. The Sound Approach, Poole, Dorset. Dalziell...
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Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 407–415.
Published: 01 May 2020
... (Mulero- Pázmány 2017). Some animals, however, have been shown to habituate to repeated exposures (Ditmer et al. 2019). Despite limitations, drones are a new platform for aerial monitoring, which offers a wide range of possibilities. Ultimately the aerial platform (and sensors) chosen by researchers...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 406–409.
Published: 17 March 2014
... (see also Banks 1998) and to avoid problems of habituation masking avoidance. Clean (no dog faeces) and scented (with dog faeces) traps were always handled and set by different people to prevent contamination of clean traps. For each captured animals, sex, weight (to nearest 1g) and reproductive...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 521–533.
Published: 02 February 2021
..., a series of events must first occur before a dingo is euthanized, and ongoing experience has shown that there is a clear pathway leading to this point. Familiarisation or attraction leads to habituation or human-tolerance, and without intervention, humantolerance leads to increasingly negative...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 520–533.
Published: 01 September 2018
.... Kangaroos at the natural site are therefore more likely to be habituated to humans on foot when compared to kangaroos at the developed site. Animals that are more habituated to humans are less likely to adjust their activity patterns to avoid humans and would be less vigilant in close proximity to human...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (1): fmii–fmiclxvii.
Published: 03 March 2022
...; Schroeder et al. 2020; Weston et al. 2020; Dundas et al. 2021 4 AuZstoraolilaongist volume 42 (1) 2022 Approaching wildlife with drones Factor Airspeed Timing Flight duration Frequency of flights Consecutive flights Intervals between consecutive flights Time of day Time of year Allowance of habituation...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 251–264.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands). This survey was undertaken between May and June 2007 in an area of 128,000 km2 that straddles the northern WA-SA border (Lethbridge and Gee 2007). This area is believed to have one of the highest densities of feral camels in Australia. Ground surveys in some areas habitually...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (3): 690–698.
Published: 29 October 2021
... shown to be ineffective for European and North American deer, which could not detect the stimulus, habituated to the stimulus, or responded by freezing on the road (D Angelo and van der Ree 2015; Benten et al. 2018). Similarly, reflectors did not reduce incidence of road-kills of macropods in a Before...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 352–385.
Published: 10 August 2022
... Cassis et al. A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) Figure 1. Habitus images of the target species. A) Kirkaldyella rugosa, B) K. schuhi, C) Myrmecoroides grossi, D) Setocoris n.sp_BINA red morph, E) Setocoris n.sp_BINA yellow morph, F) Woodwardiola n.sp_LOMA , G) Epimixia vulturna, H) Eritingis trivirgata. Scale...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 743–752.
Published: 02 February 2021
... females, two adult males, one sub-adult female, and two sub-adult males were captured and collared. Habituation was considered successful when animals carried out natural behaviours such as feeding and ceased looking at human observers or attempting to move away. Denning, feeding, moving, perching, social...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 151–157.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of practice under the good counsel of mentoring elders. The ideal of virtue theory is an emotionally intelligent person for whom acting ethically comes naturally after years of habituation into a virtue-enhancing milieu. The key question is whether the biopreferences of invertebrates 12 Some utilitarians...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 158–169.
Published: 01 January 2019
...). Laboratory rodents are specifically bred to have little genetic variability, and both breeding and habituation result in a domesticated temperament. In contrast, wildlife species are highly diverse, can show considerable intraspecific variability, and under field conditions will be experiencing significant...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 52–58.
Published: 01 January 2016
... and fledglings were habituated to human fig tree by prey species may have been attracting the owls. activity, sometimes roosting above walking tracks that An adult owl killing a medium-sized Common Brushtail received high visitation (cf. Carson 2013). As a result, Possum (~900 g body mass) was recorded on 12...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (2): 119–124.
Published: 10 October 2011
... of non-lethal methods. This was considered necessary because previous operations had reported that flying-foxes may become habituated to some displacement methods and that the use of only one displacement method was likely to result in failure (Vardon et al. 1997; van der Ree et al. 2002a, b, c...