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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 446–461.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., human settlement, Noosa Shire, South-east Queensland 447October 2003 AustralianZoologist volume 32 (3) Koala habitat changes in Noosa The Koala Phascolarctos cinereus is one of many South-east Queensland fauna species that has declined as a legacy of the historical clearing of their preferred eucalypt...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., and then as a curative to address Australia's increasing biodiversity crisis. The paper examines this paradox, and the legacy of Australia's long-term pairing of toxicology and environmental management. The institutionalisation of poison describes the process whereby the use of poison has become normalised and supported...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 631–642.
Published: 04 January 2022
... in the wet forests of Victoria (Lindenmayer et al. 2013a, Lindenmayer et al. 2014) and rodents and birds at Booderee National Park (Lindenmayer et al. 2008, Lindenmayer et al. 2016a). Fire severity is also known to influence the number, type and spatial arrangement of biological legacies (sensu Franklin et...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 257–271.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., are poorly conserved. The reasons for the inadequacy of the reserve system are historical and embedded in politics, emotion, and ideology. To illustrate these ideas, I describe my experiences in dealing with the politics, emotion, and ideology of reserve selection and management from the late 1960's...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 26 (1): 11–21.
Published: 25 January 2015
..., 185 Nature Reserves, 22 State Recreation Areas, 13 Historic Sites and nine Aboriginal Areas covering 3.7 million hectares or about 4.62% of the land area of New South Wales (NPWS 1988). Much of the conservation biology literature which examines the principles of reserve design (e.g., Soule and Wilcox...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 85–91.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Philip Reed An historical perspective on: Conserving What?-The basis for nature conservation reserves in New South Wales 1967-1989 Philip Reed New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service, P.O. Box 1967, Hurstville, 2220 John Whitehouse's paper (Whitehouse 1990) contains an interesting...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 3–41.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Philip Godley King, Marsh Walsh Publishing: Melbourne. Also in Historical Records of New South Wales, Vol. V, Appendix A. BEADLE, N., EVANS, O., CAROLIN, R. AND TINDALE, M., 1982. Flora of the Sydney Region. A.H. and A. W. Reed: Frenchs Forest, 3rd ed. Flora of the Sydney Region BENNETT, G...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 30–37.
Published: 17 March 2014
...D. A. Rohweder; P. R. Baverstock The current and historical distribution of the platypus Ornithorhynchus anatinus was studied in the Richmond River catchment northern New South Wales in order to determine whether changes in distribution have occurred over the past 60-70 years, sightings were...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 345–358.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Greg Gordon; Frances Hrdina; Ross Patterson We assessed decline in the distribution of P. cinereus in Queensland over the last century using historical data from P. cinereus surveys and the Queensland State Archives to measure change in extent of occurrence and area of occupancy. Broad distribution...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 458–467.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Australian Plants 9: 349-59. A general classification of Australian rainforests Australian Plants 9 349 59 Williams, S.E., 1997. Patterns of mammalian species richness in the Australian tropical rainforests: are extinctions due to historical contractions of the rainforest the primary...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of Environmental History 1: 7-40. Chew, M., and A. Hamilton. 2011. The rise and fall of biotic nativeness: a historical perspective. In: Fifty years of invasion ecology: the legacy of Charles Elton. (ed. Richardson, D Pp. 35-47. Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell. Childe, V.G. 1928. The most ancient East: the Oriental...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 371–396.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Daniel Lunney ABSTRACT This paper a) gives an historical view of national parks and other protected areas since the 19th century, b) gives a history of national parks and nature reserves in NSW, c) shows how recent has been the recognition that fauna conservation depends upon protected areas, d...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 114–119.
Published: 01 December 2017
... is there, but I don t think it s quite casting it against an ideal I think it s important to recognise that and also to or a notion of traditional society. So that s a good way to recognise the historical change that s taking place, so approach it. So I see your point. I made the point that that what may or may...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 103–113.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of Biotic Nativeness: A Historical Perspective , in Fifty Years of Invasion Ecology: The Legacy of Charles Elton (ed. David M. Richardson) London: Blackwell, 37 45. Coorey, Phillip, 2015. Desperate Abbott looks at the barnacles in the Senate , Australian Financial Review 19 March (online: httpwww.afr.com...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Stephen R. Sleightholme; Tammy J. Gordon; Cameron R. Campbell ABSTRACT With the passage of time, first-hand accounts of the Thylacine ( Thylacinus cynocephalus ) are now rare, and those that challenge the established historical narrative, rarer still. Recent recollections by one of the last living...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 139–149.
Published: 17 March 2014
... conservation. Chpt. 11 in A Natural Legacy: Ecology in Australia (2nd edition), edited by H. F. Recher, D. Lunney and I. Dunn. Pergamon Press, Rushcutters Bay NSW. Mackey, B. G., Lesslie, R. G., Lindenmayer, D. B. and Nix, H. A. 1998. Wilderness and its place in nature conservation in Australia. Pacific...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 308–313.
Published: 01 December 2019
...) is presented in this paper from her capture in the Central Highlands of Tasmania in 1908, to her death at approximately 8 years of age, at the London Zoo in 1914. Her legacy survives in the lantern slides, Berridge s photographs, and Pocock s papers. References Edwards, J. 1996. List of thylacines (Thylacinus...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 529–532.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the nineteenth century historical record. The Rangeland Journal 23: 44-70. Causes of the extinction of native mammals of the Western Division of New South Wales: an ecological interpretation of the nineteenth century historical record The Rangeland Journal 23 44 70 Lydekker, R. 1903. Mostly Mammals...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 983–990.
Published: 29 January 2012
... conservation planning for koalas in the wild, our historical perspective demonstrates the past adaptations of koalas to changes in climate and their probable range contraction to climatic refugia. The future survival of wide-ranging specialist species, such as the koala, may depend on identifying...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 48–56.
Published: 17 March 2014
... in The Rainforest Legacy, Auctralian Rainforest Study, Vol 2. Special Heritage Publication Series, Aust. Govt. Printing Service: Canberra. The Rainforest Legacy, Auctralian Rainforest Study, Vol 2 311 24 Czechura, G. V. and Ingram, G. J., 1990. Taudactylus diurnis and the case of the disappearing frogs...