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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.049
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
... We are concerned at how research agendas of science, and conservation biology in particular, are potentially being deformed by the dominant influence of a single entity, Journal Impact Factors, which in turn reflect the business model of the USA-based global corporate entity Thomson Reuters. We...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.038
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
.... A total of 263 bat passes was recorded in 18 detector-nights. We found high variability in bat activity for all bats and guilds between regrowth treatments and among heights, and no significant difference between levels of these factors. There was no significant interaction between logging and height...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1040–1046.
Published: 29 January 2012
... of the forum of the Royal Zoological Society of NSW in October 2009, edited by Chris Dickman, Daniel Lunney and Peter Banks. Australian Zoologist 2011 35 (4). 1041 Impact on native herpetofauna due to traffic collision AustralianZoologist volume 35 (4)2011 The main factors that influence fauna mortality...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 October 2020
....) that influence the outcome of interactions the colonisation of toads. Both anecdotal and empirical between vulnerable natives and invaders. By understanding evidence suggest that freshwater crocodile populations factors that influence invader impact, we can better mitigate rapidly declined after the arrival...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 16–19.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Paul Stein FAIRWEATHER, P., 1992. Problems in, and suggestions for improving the use of science in environmental impact assessment. Australian Biologist 5(2): 112. Problems in, and suggestions for improving the use of science in environmental impact assessment Australian Biologist...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 314–318.
Published: 14 October 2011
...T. Penman; G. Muir; E. Magarey; E. Burns Chytridiomycosis is considered a key threatening process under Commonwealth legislation. Little is known of the impact of this pathogen within wild populations. The Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea is a threatened species that is thought...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 93–110.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Graham Pyke Fauna Impact Statements (FISs) are now required in association with all actions in New South Wales which are, considered likely to “take or kill” “endangered” fauna. In this paper it is argued that “take or kill” is equivalent to having a significant impact on either individuals...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 432–442.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Vertebrate pests The control of dingoes in New South Wales in the period 1883- 1930 and i ts likely impact on their distribution and abundance Alistair S. Glen' and Jeff Short2 'School of Biological Sciences A08. University of Sydney, NSW 2006,Australia. 'CSlRO Wildlife and Ecology, Private Bag 5...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 07 July 2021
...Matthew Mo; Katarina Bonatakis Drones are a modern alternative to manned aircraft for aerial surveys, however approaching wildlife with drones may still cause disturbance. Understanding the factors influencing animal responses to drone flights is fundamental for informing guidance on lowest-impact...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 160–165.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Pople, A. and Cairns, S. 1995. Impact of harvesting on kangaroos. Pp. 224-229 in Conservation through Sustainable Use of Wildlife, edited by G. Grigg, P. Hale and D. Lunney. Centre for Conservation Biology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane. Conservation through Sustainable Use of Wildlife 224...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1047–1052.
Published: 29 January 2012
...Andrew Norris; Shelley Burgin The disruption of endocrine systems due to environmental contaminants potentially impacts on developmental, behavioural, regulatory, and reproductive systems of wildlife. A major source of exposure of wildlife (terrestrial and aquatic) to endocrine disrupting compounds...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 463–533.
Published: 20 October 2011
... carefully the various phases involved in colonisation by the fox in Victoria, and consider why the fox existed precariously in Victoria for several decades Evaluate the interplay of factors that decisively promoted the establishment of the fox in Victoria Assess the early impact of the fox on farm...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (3): 496–505.
Published: 17 March 2014
... factor in bringing about the decline of L aurea and indicates that steps should be taken to limit further spread of this fish into areas where L aurea is found. However, the few observations of L aurea apparently surviving and breeding in water bodies occupied with Gambusia suggest that it may...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 265–275.
Published: 14 October 2011
.... There was no significant interaction between tick abundance and an individual host's growth rate. The major implications of our results indicated considerable variation in tick abundance across their host's range and that host body size is likely to be a significant determinant to what degree ticks impact the fitness...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 19–41.
Published: 01 October 2020
... 15 months after the initial dispersal. This case study demonstrates the many interacting factors involved in managing flying-fox camps that have impacts on human settlements. Moreover, the Kareela case study adds to the list of flying-fox dispersal attempts in eastern Australia that have been...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 183–191.
Published: 01 January 2016
... is critical to determine their prospects of long-term survival. Cane Toads have recently entered Western Australia and new Ghost Bat populations will be exposed to the impacts of the toads. If cave attributes are a major factor in determining toad predation rates, there is a research opportunity to test...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 241–253.
Published: 11 November 2020
... 2017). Relatively little is known about the factors influencing the abundance and impacts of exotic deer in many parts of south-eastern Australia (Potts et al. 2015; Davis et al. 2016). This includes the Sambar Deer (Rusa unicolor) which is considered to be among the most successful invasive mammals...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 124–138.
Published: 01 October 2020
... investigation. flying-fox conflicts (Mo et al. 2020b). In Batemans Bay, Property modification options to reduce noise and Council engaged with the community to address these odour impacts such as double-glazing may bring relief factors by seeking community input in developing plans and to residents. However...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.031
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
... This paper reviews the factors involved in the decline, both inter- and intra-specific, of Australian frogs from both disturbed and apparently pristine habitats. Despite a lack of published accounts and an absence of long term population studies, a variety of causes were identified. Habitat...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 404–412.
Published: 28 January 2014
...Murray Ellis As part of regional biological surveys 51 sites were established in the rangelands of western New South Wales, Australia. To investigate the impacts of pit size, drift fence material and fence configuration on capture rates small vertebrates each site consisted of two 20 l bucket traps...