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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.021
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... exhibit animals. Other significant events that have led to policy changes include the forced closure of several fauna parks due to the poor standard of animal care and the occurrence of a solitary circus elephant. Apart from the direct effects of the legislation, the changes to the zoo industry have been...
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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
... conflict within the timber industry. Forest policies developed in Victoria in the mid 1980’s in response to this conflict set new standards in the ecologically sustainable utilization of forests for timber and non timber values. The intent of these policies has, however, been largely circumvented...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
10.7882/FS.2003.008
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... The commercial whale watching industry has experienced a rapid expansion in Australia in recent years, often outpacing regulatory development. While whale watching has the potential to provide a number of benefits to the community, industry and animals, these benefits come at the risk of over...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.025
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... Management of wildlife tourism is multi-faceted, requiring an understanding of the long-term biological impacts as well as the needs of tourists, industry and other stakeholders. Successful management for the sustainability of wildlife tourism is most likely to succeed under an adaptive...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.011
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... Keeping native animals as pets has recently been proposed as a new strategy to enhance the conservation of wildlife in Australia. In this paper we critically examine the arguments put by the proponents of a native animal pet industry, discuss potential problems associated with it and cover...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
10.7882/FS.2013.007
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
... Biodiversity conservation science and policy largely ignores the majority of species: the microbes and invertebrates. This biodiversity contains most genetic, metabolic and chemical diversity on Earth and underpins a wide variety of ecosystem services, an unexpected diversity of major industries...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 408–416.
Published: 16 October 2020
... exclosure policy regulation wild dog There is no Dingo dilemma: legislation facilitates culling, containment and conservation of Dingoes in New South Wales Peter J. S. Fleming1,2,3, Guy Ballard2,4 and Nathan Cutter5 1 Vertebrate Pest Research Unit, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Orange, New...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 186–193.
Published: 30 September 2020
... Roache1, Tania Reid1, Damon L. Oliver2, Linda Broome2, Adam Fawcett3, Katherine Howard4, Piers Thomas3, Simon Tracey5, Gerry Andersen6 and Rachel Lowry7 1Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, Biodiversity and Conservation Division, Saving our Species Program, 4 Parramatta Square, 12 Darcy...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (3): 752–769.
Published: 02 March 2022
... flying-fox impacts on residential communities. This camp is located wholly within residential lots and was first reported to Shoalhaven City Council in June 2019. Council and the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE) collaborated on engagement with residents to encourage community...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 379–391.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Vertebrate Pest Research Unit, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Armidale, NSW, 2350, Australia 6 WWF-Australia, Ultimo, NSW 2007, Australia, formerly Hunter Wetlands Centre Australia, Shortland, 2307, Australia 7 Research Institute for Environment & Livelihoods, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 392–403.
Published: 01 May 2020
... J.S. Fleming ABSTRACT Camera trapping has advanced significantly in Australia over the last two decades. These devices have become more versatile and the associated computer technology has also progressed dramatically since 2011. In the USA, the hunting industry drives most changes to camera traps...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 581–590.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of Primary Industries, Allingham Street, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia. 2Ecosystem Management, School of Environmental and Rural Science, University of New England, Ring Road North, Armidale, New South Wales 2351, Australia. 3Vertebrate Pest Research Unit, New South Wales Department of Primary...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.006
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Emerging forest industries, such as charcoal-making (for silicon production) and biomass burning for power generation, pose a significant threat to the ecological integrity of native forests. These industries require large amounts of wood and, where extracted from native forests, will lead...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 608–642.
Published: 22 April 2021
... and foxes in New South Wales Daniel Lunney1,2,3, Indrie Sonawane1, Ian Shannon1, Ben Hope1 and Mathew S. Crowther2 1Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, Locked Bag 5022, Parramatta NSW 2124; 2 Faculty of Science, School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney NSW 2006...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.003
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... industry. There has been sustained growth in the industry (which included turtles for the Asian food market) since its establishment. In many countries, escaped and released animals have formed the basis of feral populations and in some areas they appear to have had a major impact on the biodiversity...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 347–357.
Published: 28 December 2020
... and evidence-based scientific approach and not other factors. Taxonomy of the Dingo: It s an ancient dog Stephen M. Jackson1,2,3,4 Peter J.S. Fleming5,6, Mark D.B. Eldridge4, Michael Archer2, Sandy Ingleby4, Rebecca N. Johnson4,7, Kristofer M. Helgen4,8 1Biosecurity NSW, NSW Department of Primary Industries...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 124–138.
Published: 01 October 2020
... into neighbouring residential, recreational and industrial areas. Prior to this, impacts had been mitigated through vegetation clearing to create buffer zones and residential subsidies for mitigation equipment and services. The influx warranted additional measures such as a dispersal program and further vegetation...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.024
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... The interaction between humans and cetaceans (dolphins and whales) is a multi-million dollar tourism industry with ever increasing popularity in Australia. This form of tourism allows unique opportunities for people to interact with animals in their natural environment. These interactions may...