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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 534–560.
Published: 24 June 2022
... artificial dens fire wildlife management climate change Greater glider Petauroides volans * Corresponding author, email: kara.youngentob.anu.edu.au † Co-last authors Helping wildlife beat the heat: Testing strategies to improve the thermal performance of nest boxes Isabella Howard1...
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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.056
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... of vegetation within a camp should greatly improve under the requirements of the TSC Act. However, there are no provisions in the Act to restrict development around camps. The effective use of buffers to limit conflict with humans could be achieved using the Environmental Planning Instruments under the NSW...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 217–223.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... The relationship between mangrove and saltmarsh communities in the Sydney region Wetlands (Australia) 8 37 46 Peterson, C. H., 1993. Improvement of environmental impact analysis by application of principles derived from manipulative ecology: lessons from coastal marine case studies. Aust. J. Ecol. 18...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 62–63.
Published: 01 June 1990
... part in environmental improvement if we each adopt the thematic approach of "thinking globally and acting locally". The boundaries drawn by the nation's colonial rulers which delineate our political administrative units do not, for the main part, follow logical ecosystem boundaries. Stress and damage...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.024
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.017
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... of the difficulties of trying to balance conservation in a legislative framework using the Integrated Forestry Operations Approvals (IFOA) Threatened Species Licence (TSL) process in NSW. Several problems have arisen since the implementation of the IFOA TSL that need to be resolved to improve forest management...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
10.7882/FS.2010.020
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The Willoughby City Council contains about 300 ha of locally and regionally significant remnant vegetation and is home to over 200 species of indigenous native vertebrate fauna. There are three key objective of the Enhance Habitat & Wildlife program: improve habitat; reduce impacts on native...
Book Chapter
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.009
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... of observing, tricks for improving the encounters, and levels of interpretation involved. Some of these are more desirable than others, both from the observer's and/or animal's point of view. This is a genuinely multi-disciplinary area which fulfils real human needs and can be made to both build support...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
10.7882/FS.2010.028
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... of the NSW CMAs, which include developing Catchment Action Plans (CAPs). Investment Priority Areas include improved river health including stable and healthy riparian areas and protection of biodiversity values, improving the extent, quality and connectivity of native terrestrial and aquatic habitats...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
10.7882/FS.2003.006
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... property rights. Inadequate knowledge and changing environments mean that absolute certainty is impossible and that the merits of particular developments will continue to be contested. The proposed comprehensive coastal assessment should improve the decision making process but will not, of itself...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
10.7882/FS.2011.015
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... as a conservation strategy in flying-foxes, it is vital that an accurate method of oestrus detection or ovulation induction be established. The integrated examination of plasma hormones, behaviour and vaginal cytology, following direct hormonal stimulation of folliculogenesis in the ovaries, may improve the signal...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.026
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... of ecologically sustainable management practices; increasing royalties, and improving development of value adding opportunities to overcome apparent operational deficits which are preventing the implementation of forest management practices to standards expected by the public; improving definition...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.054
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... but their advice may be improved by training, feedback of performance, consistent communication formats, and awareness of motivational and other sources of bias. A suite of behavioural and numerical methods to aggregate opinions and communicate uncertainty provides new opportunities. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.060
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... of carabid-habitat associations improves. Representation of all biota in reserves requires the inclusion of carabids in conservation assessments. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.093
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... appropriate is current NPWS policy and management practice? The solution to the conundrum will require improvements to management strategies, further research and sustained education programs. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
10.7882/FS.2003.014
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... is to develop monitoring and evaluation procedures that will provide the basis for continuous improvement of the system. This is particularly important if the arrangement of marine protected areas is to function as an effective ecological network rather than merely as a collection of ecologically isolated...