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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 251–254.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Proc. R. Soc. Vict. 13 29 67 A hundred-year-old worm? R. J. Blakemorel and K. L. Elton2 'Department of Zoology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072 Present Address: CSlRO Entomology, Canberra, ACT 2601 ?Department of Agricultural Chemistry and Soil Science, University o f...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 597–604.
Published: 01 December 2004
... for this remains inconclusive. Standard detection methods for frogs do not apply well to the Giant Burrowing Frog and alternative methods are required to provide a more detailed understanding of its ecology and distribution. Two hundred and ten years looking for the Giant Burrowing Frog Trent Penman 1, Francis...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 67–78.
Published: 24 February 2023
... distribution and habitat. With nearly 300 hundred published records, this species becomes one of the most well-known tetrigid from Australia. The literature regarding the species is critically reviewed and discussed. A discussion comparing T. reliqua to similar species is carried out to review the hypotheses...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (4): 985–1013.
Published: 11 November 2022
... echolocation call detection. Mist nets were used to catch bats at one site in 1989. The survey covered a range of vegetation communities at altitudes that ranged from near sea level to 770m asl. One hundred and seventy-four harp trap sites were within conservation reserves/state forests and the rest were...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (3): 702–718.
Published: 24 January 2022
...Vanessa Barratt; Fabien Medvecky ABSTRACT Australia’s 20,000+ wildlife volunteers rescue and rehabilitate native animals. They respond to hundreds of phone calls and enquiries every day, mostly from members of the public, seeking help and advice about injured, orphaned, nuisance or unusual wildlife...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 593–607.
Published: 16 October 2020
... lakes. They guided people safely across hundreds of kilometers of desert, locating the places where water sources reach up closest to the earth’s surface from the underground lakes and waterways that flow beneath the continent. The dingo’s status in Aboriginal culture is celebrated in the naming...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 146–153.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Gordon Grigg ABSTRACT During the late 1970s I developed an idea that later became known as ‘sheep replacement for rangelands’. It grew from the realisation, gained during hundreds of hours of low flying on kangaroo surveys, that overgrazing by sheep was turning, or had already turned Australia's...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 388–397.
Published: 17 March 2014
... classified as vermin and shot in the hundreds of thousands. The paper considers social, economic, environmental and ethical issues associated with the introduction and use of donkeys in Australia and identifies parallels with the more general shift in attitudes towards the Australian environment since...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 470–481.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Darren Shelly One hundred and thirty-three species of vertebrates were recorded from areas representing three different landsystems on a grazing property on the Paroo River, located 52 kilometres south of Wanaaring in the Western Division of New South Wales. Fauna diversity was highest along...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1033–1039.
Published: 29 January 2012
... and spread of bubonic plague in the port City of Sydney between 1900 and 1910 was a primary cause of the extirpation of Bush Rats around the harbour foreshore. The plague killed 181 people in Sydney during three major outbreaks,and also killed hundreds of thousands of rats and 52 native Australian mammals...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
10.7882/FS.2012.033
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
... the DNA of bears in Montana. I don't know if that was a criminal issue or a paternal issue, but the fact is that it was $3 million of our taxpayers' money. And it has got to be brought under control.” How do we equate hundreds of billions of dollars with a few millions of dollars? Let's think about...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 655–678.
Published: 20 October 2011
... listed as threatened under NSW legislation. One hundred and ninety vertebrate species (79% of the total) were recorded during a systematic survey, with the remainder of records from opportunistic survey (18%) or secondary sources (3%). The effectiveness of the systematic survey effort in detecting...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 236–248.
Published: 14 October 2011
... habitats on remediated lands. This paper presents an overview of the frog conservation and management program at Sydney Olympic Park from 1993 to 2006. It describes how legislation, science, policy, development and sport have, with the dedication of hundreds of people and the tenacity of the frog itself...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.040
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... critical element, with fertile patches ranging from centimetres to hundreds of kilometres in size scattered across an infertile landscape. There is no one recipe for the sustainable management of the arid landscape. Flexible, adaptable management strategies, based on a long-term understanding and analysis...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.096
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... theme - In the Stream - one large-scale work of the native fauna that had returned to inhabit its rightful place along the creek line. It was a 50-metre long installation of over 400 wetland creatures made by hundreds of local school children. The art project creatively elaborated on the relationship...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.076
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... Kings Park is a 400 ha reserve near the centre of the City of Perth, Western Australia. Two-hundred and sixtyseven hectares of the park remain as native vegetation and the park has a rich flora and fauna. Contributing importantly to the naturalness of Kings Park is its birdlife with more than 80...