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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
... for management of the New South Wales humpback whale-watching industry based on the findings of this research is provided. This framework aims to maximise the benefits of whale-watching for tourists, industry and conservation while minimising the adverse effects on whales. This study has identified techniques...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 492–500.
Published: 01 September 2015
... not be established for the majority of cases. However, more incidents were related to anthropogenic causes (e.g. entanglements, vessel strike) than natural causes (e.g. disease, calf mortality). The largest known cause of incidents was entangled cetaceans (134 individuals), most of which were Humpback Whales caught...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 63–76.
Published: 17 March 2014
...M. M. Bryden BRYDEN, M. M., KIRKWOOD, G. P. AND SLADE, R. W., 1990. Humpback whales, Area V. An increase in numbers off Australia's east coast. Pp. 271-77 in Antarctic Ecosystems ed by K. R. Kerry and G. Hempel. Springer-Verlag: Berlin. Antarctic Ecosystems 271 77 CHAPMAN, D...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 12 July 2021
... in low likely breed in the Indonesian archipelago and western latitude breeding areas, including the humpback whale Pacific Oceans during the winter (M ller et al. 2020). (Megaptera novaeangliae) (Chittleborough 1965), Three distinct groups of pygmy blue whales have been southern right whale (Eubalaena...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 373–378.
Published: 14 October 2011
.... D.. Allen, J., Clapham, P. J., Hammond, P. S., Katona, S., Larsen, F. , Lien, J., Mattila, D., Palsbøll, P. J., SigurjÓnsson, J., Stevick, P. T. , and Øien, N. 1999. An ocean-basin-wide mark-recapture study of the North Atlantic humpback whale (Magaptera novaeangliae). Marine Mammal Science 15: 1-32...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 1–2.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and Rosen. The front cover is a splendid view of a breaching Humpback Whale Megaptera nouaengliae. This magnificent creature is on the list of marlne mammals examined by Michael Bryden in his assessment of their status in the Antarctic marine ecosystem. That the organizing committee of the Sixth Inter...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/MMA.1998
EISBN: 0959995145
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 329–357.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... They have, since that time, documented that it is a Humpback highway and a major breeding area of Humpback Whales in that region. They were also fortunate enough to document the first ever account of a Humpback Whale giving birth in that region. In 1993, they set up the Centre for Whale Research in the area...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 288–297.
Published: 17 March 2014
... (9%) (Table 2). The other taxa were infrequently reported. Some species featured much more than others, with koalas topping the list at eight articles (Table 3). Snakes, Australian fur seals, humpback whales, magpies and rabbits were also mentioned, as were whales in general. Most articles were about...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608565
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 261–271.
Published: 17 March 2014
... was navigable by larger vessels than at present, presumably because the channel was deeper and wider than it is currently. Individual Humpback Whales Megaptera nouae- angliae entered the river in 1944 and 1945. In 1948 a whale described as "being of the black variety" (Mannzng Tzmes 21 July 1948) was also...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 07 July 2021
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327229
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 23 June 2021
... reptiles and amphibians. Over time, her research on marine mammals included publications on the spectacled porpoise and common dolphin, and the southern right, southern bottlenose, humpback, blue and strap-toothed whales, and warnings of threatened cetacean extinctions. She worked extensively on up-dating...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 640–646.
Published: 01 December 2004
.... The killer whales of Twofold Bay preyed on baleen whales, mainly humpback, minke and blue whales. The killer whales would assist the Eden whalers in landing their catch by herding the baleen whales into the shallower waters of Twofold Bay making it easier for the men to harpoon the large whales. In return...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 5–19.
Published: 07 September 2012
... in the middle of the road. Under the heading, Free at last, Matt Deans (Coffs Harbour Advocate 14 September 2009) reported that A four hour rescue mission has successfully saved a humpback whale that became snared in ropes attached to a fish trap off Mullaway Headland. Increasing whale numbers and human use...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/EZH.1979
EISBN: 0959995102
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 62–82.
Published: 01 January 2016
.... Photo identification methods have been successfully used for marine species such as whales (Katona and Whitehead 1981) and dolphins (Hillman et al. 2003) that have unique markings on fins or tails such as pigmentation, barnacles, scarring or injuries. Terrestrial examples are fewer, but include spots...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/CHANA.1990
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327236
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6