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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 575–584.
Published: 01 June 2020
... this study can be harnessed to inform future policy and management decisions, design interventions to change conservation behaviours, and provides a foundation for further enquiry into the ‘human dimensions of wildlife’. There remains a wildlife conservation ‘attitude-intention-action gap’, where we...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (4): 413–423.
Published: 03 October 2013
... population genetics) or human dimensions is provided in short courses or workshops, if at all. Short courses provide advanced technical knowledge (e.g., an advanced stock assessment workshop for fisheries scientists or population viability analysis workshops for conservation biologists...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.004
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... Attacks by Australian Magpies Gymnorhina tibicen on humans are among the most common forms of human-wildlife conflict in Australia, especially in suburban environments. Despite the familiarity of these interactions, remarkably little is known about the phenomenon, significantly undermining...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 57–67.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Daniel Lunney ABSTRACT Food is central to our existence. We are keen to know about it as we are vulnerable to its lack. Biodiversity is directly affected by the human need for food. Foley, in a lead paper in National Geographic, identifies that agriculture accelerates the loss of biodiversity...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.025
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... management system. The benefits of this type of integrated and holistic approach are widely recognised but rarely adopted in the management of whale-watching. This study examines both the human and animal dimensions of whale-watching by incorporating both social and biological sciences. A framework...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.020
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... This paper examines populations of both abundant and overabundant native vertebrate species in New South Wales, human perceptions of the problem of overabundance and the ethical dimensions faced by managers. We argue that overabundant native vertebrate species form a group requiring specific...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 585–604.
Published: 01 June 2020
... human dimensions of wildlife conservation research is needed (81%) and human development needs to be reduced (75 In contrast, less than half of the participants (47%) believed that supporting Australian zoos will contribute towards effective wildlife conservation outcomes and only one quarter...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 14 July 2020
... control impacts on calf wastage in extensive beef cattle enterprises. Animal Production Science 54: 214-220. doi: 10.1071/AN12356. Ballard, G. A. 2005. Understanding people to improve wildlife management: case studies in human dimensions research from New South Wales, Australia. PhD thesis. University...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 888–894.
Published: 20 October 2011
... ringtail Trichosurus vulpecula Pseudocheirus peregrinus human dimensions Bennett, A. F. 1991. Roads, roadsides and wildlife conservation: A review. Pp. 99-117 in Nature Conservation 2: The role of corridors, edited by. D. A. Saunders and R. J. Hobbs.. Surrey Beatty and Sons, Chipping Norton...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 457–463.
Published: 01 June 2017
... © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2017 Conservation dingo economic human-wildlife dimensions perceptions rabies domestic dog 2017 457 Australian Zoologist volume 38 (3) This paper is part of the theme edition of Australian Zoologist - Dangerous Ideas in Zoology...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 446–457.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Wildlife: economic and social perspectives. Westview Press, Boulder. Valuing Wildlife: economic and social perspectives Decker, D., Brown, T. and Siemer, W. 2001.Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management in North America. The Wildlife Society, Bethesda. Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 124–138.
Published: 01 October 2020
... management. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 5: 5-19. httpsdoi. Anonymous. 2016b. It smells so bad you can taste it : bats org/10.1080/10871200009359184 plague Australian tourist town. The Guardian,11 June 2016. httpswww.theguardian.com/world/2016/jun/11/it-smells-so- Currey, K.C., Kendal, D., van der Ree, R...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 397–408.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of the protected areas was doing post-grad at Sydney and she definitely had are also very small. A number of people touched on all of bandicoots in the inner city. those points, but also said that there is a very important human dimension, and this comes in a number of forms. TANYA LEARY: Yeah. I mean, we know...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 464–476.
Published: 01 June 2017
... and Holling 1990) that incorporates human dimensions during the problem definition and management action phases. People are a (the) serious problem; they must be a big part of the solution if we are to reconcile faunal biodiversity conservation with human uses of landscapes (Cullen-Unsworth et al. 2012; Sayer...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 534–543.
Published: 20 October 2011
... Relationship. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 2: 1-20. Attitudes toward Wildlife Species Protection: Assessing Moderating and Mediating Effects in the Value-Attitude Relationship Human Dimensions of Wildlife 2 1 20 Tester, K. 1991. Animals and Society: The Humanity of Animal Rights. Routledge, London...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 375–378.
Published: 01 June 2017
... do others care so little? (Rose 2011, Rose and van Dooren 2011, van Dooren 2014a). Importantly, however, our work has not simply focused on the human dimensions of extinction. Instead, we have sought to challenge any neat separation between the natural and the cultural . Our research has...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 27 October 2020
...-Mordo, S., Wilson, K. R., Broderick, J., and Breck, S. W. 2009. A tool box half full: how social science can help solve human wildlife conflict. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 14: 219 223. doi: 10.1080/10871200902839324 Basurto, X., and Nenadovic, M. 2012. A systematic approach to studying fisheries...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 161–169.
Published: 01 January 2018
... them. Some of the protected areas are also very small. A number of people touched on all of those points, but also said that there is a very important human dimension, and this comes in a number of forms. One is that just being close to nature, no matter if it s a small handkerchief park as Tanya Leary...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 18 August 2021
.... 2020. Patchy resources and multiple rescue groups in the care and rehabilitation of Australian threats: How do koalas navigate an urban landscape? Landscape fauna. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 5:2 69 85. httpsdoi. and Urban Planning, 201: 103854. httpsdoi.org/10.1016/j. org/10.1080/10871200009359180...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
... the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. Australasian Journal of Environmental Management 25: 119-131. 10.1080/14486563.2017.1422042 Thompson, J., Shirreffs, L. and McPhail, I. 2003. Dingoes on Fraser Island: tourism dream or management nightmare. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 8: 37-47. Timm, R.M., Baker, R.O...