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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.2008.004
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...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.018
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... by an increase in associated human-wildlife conflicts. In order to provide essential ecological information of the species in this region, a series of studies have been undertaken. The present study attempts to determine the distribution of the Australian White Ibis with respect to six major habitat categories...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 25 August 2020
... has recently increased. This is evidenced by several reviews of non-lethal methods that can be said to be working toward improved coexistence. Nevertheless, and despite centuries of conflict, our non-lethal human-wildlife coexistence toolkit remains remarkably deficient. Innovation and evaluation...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 505–517.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Micaela Jemison ABSTRACT The media plays a key role in shaping public definition of a human-wildlife disease conflict and the acceptance of nominated solutions. While the One Health approach has brought together science and health disciplines to manage emerging infectious diseases (EIDs...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 858–863.
Published: 20 October 2011
... effort. Crocodylus porosus wildlife management human wildlife conflict freshwater saltwater crocodile Bayliss, P., Webb, G. J. W., Whitehead, P.J., Dempsey, K. and Smith, A. 1986. Estimating the abundance of saltwater crocodiles, Crocodylus porosus Schneider, in tidal wetlands...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 888–894.
Published: 20 October 2011
.... 2008. Human-possum conflict in urban Sydney, Australia: public perceptions and implications for species management. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 12: 101-113. Human-possum conflict in urban Sydney, Australia: public perceptions and implications for species management Human Dimensions of Wildlife 12...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.005
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... Parklands are places of social interaction as well as habitats for complex non-human ecologies. These two processes - interacting with natural environments and with social groups - are connected and need to be considered together. In this paper I explore how cultural diversity and historical...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.048
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... Humane Society International (HSI) is the largest animal protection organisation in the world. One of its campaign focuses in Australia is the Grey-headed Flying-fox. Of concern to HSI are high rates of habitat reduction for the species, and the killing that occurs where they come into conflict...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.034
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... that may preclude it from receiving humane treatment and/or being seen as a resource. Word use, values and wildlife management conflicts project us into the cultural domain of examining the zoology of overabundance. We present a chronology of the convolutions in thinking, decision-making and actions...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
... of other populations of canids. Email: linda.behrendorff@des.qld.gov.au © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 adaptive management aversive conditioning Canis familiaris (dingo) human-wildlife conflict non-lethal control wildlife management 2021 A Introduction...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.028
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... Managing flying-fox camps is an increasing challenge for agencies responsible for managing wildlife and residential communities along the east coast of Australia. Conflict has arisen between humans and flying-foxes when camp sites were established in urban areas or when people have settled close...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 27 October 2020
... empirically. *Corresponding author. Email: hpwaudby@gmail.com © 2020 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2020 Dingoes carnivores human-wildlife conflict practice change predator management systems-based approaches 2020 A Introduction The influence of apex predators on ecosystems...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.019
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... and facilitated range expansions and/or population increases, leading to a diverse range of conflicts with human interests. Cockatoos (Long-billed Corellas Cacatua tenuirostris , Sulphur-crested Cockatoos C. galerita , Little Corellas C. sanguinea and Galahs C. roseicapilla ) are the cause of much concern...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 124–138.
Published: 01 October 2020
... to be an important area for flying-foxes. *Corresponding author, email: matthew.mo@environment.nsw.gov.au camp dispersal cleared buffers community engagement human-wildlife conflict wildlife stakeholder acceptance capacity Congregations of a threatened species:ABSTRACT mitigating impacts from Grey...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1040–1046.
Published: 29 January 2012
...-Wildlife Conflicts 2: 34-37. Landscape and traffic factors influencing deer-vehicle collisions in an urban environment Human-Wildlife Conflicts 2 34 37 NPWS. 2001. Blue Mountains National Park Plan of Management. National Parks and Wildlife Service, Blue Mountains Heritage Centre, Blackheath...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 585–604.
Published: 01 June 2020
... and laws designed to protect wildlife (Dayer et al. 2016; Kellert 1994; Tisdell et al. 2006). With the ever-increasing Australian population resulting in the increased likelihood of human-wildlife conflict, acquiring support from the general public to preserve biodiversity is crucial to the management...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of poison, followed by many irreversible environmental disruptions and extinction events. Email: jphilip@museum.vic.gov.au , jphilip5@une.edu.au environmental history human-wildlife conflict conservation dingo pest control ecosystem management 2019 129 Introduction The application...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 14 July 2020
... to be employed to prevent backlash. *Correspondence: lily.vaneeden@sydney.edu.au © 2020 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2020 human-wildlife conflict wildlife management pest management dingo wild dog 1080 2020 A Introduction As human populations have become more urban...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 575–584.
Published: 01 June 2020
... across the social and behavioural sciences: A scoping review. Health Psychology Review 9: 323-344. DeRuiter, D. and Donnelly, M. 2002. A qualitative approach to measuring determinants of wildlife value orientations. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 7: 251-271. Dickman, A. 2010. Complexities of conflict...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 16 October 2020
... enclosure exclosure policy regulation wild dog 2020 A Introduction There are usually more than two diametrically opposing positions in human/wildlife conflicts. Dingoes (Canis familiaris, Linnæus 1758)1, as an exemplar of such a perceived dilemma, have many different potential values and impacts...