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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.020
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... reserve system within forests and to encourage more conservative land-use practices in forests outside of parks and reserves. Without the adoption of these steps in the short term, it is unlikely that the ecological integrity of many forest ecosystems will be maintained in the long term. As a consequence...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (4): 632–641.
Published: 17 March 2014
... sighted in the eastern part of the catchment, where rainfall is lower and mudstone is the dominant geology. The absence of platypus sightings from some rivers needs further investigation as it may reflect geology, stream ecology or land use practices. Smaller waterbodies such as farm dams and creeks...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.042
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... practices are having major impacts on this temporally dynamic archipelago of unique refugia and comparatively few patches remain. These thickets are not renowned for their vertebrate faunas but are inhabited by relatively diverse invertebrate communities including many undocumented land snails. Land snails...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.040
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... will continue to be unknown. If Option ‘B’ or ‘C’ are implemented, I recommend a working group be set up to formulate workable strategies to resolve issues of population estimates, research priorities, humane treatment and land use planning. ...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 16–19.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the process, the 1.8 Australian Zoologist, Vol. 28 (14 ) activities and the land to be used are so uncertain and obscure that I am unable to make any real assessment of its impact. No evidence was called from the author of the EIS to support its conclusions or recom- mendations. I found expert evidence called...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 1–4.
Published: 07 September 2012
...Lisa Cawthen; Markus Utesch; Nina Koch; Sarah Munks Riparian zones are an important habitat for a range of bat species and, as a consequence, understanding whether land use practices such as timber harvesting influence their use is important for conservation and management. This small-scale study...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 78.
Published: 01 June 1990
... among its staff a number of people with ecological qualifica- tions who shared with other scientists an under- standing of the basis on which such a system should be established. Nevertheless there can be little doubt that for practical reasons, the primary goal of the Service's land acquisition...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 27 October 2020
... these variables empirically. Key words: Dingoes; carnivores; human-wildlife conflict; practice change; predator management; systems-based approaches. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2020.036 Australian Zoologist Waudby et al. B 2020 argument that livestock production is a dominant terrestrial land use...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
...) understand local dingo ecology, (3) identify the pathway to intervention, (4) target dingo impacts, and prioritise behaviours and individuals, (5) work to a strategy (adaptive management), and (6) collaborate and engage with external stakeholders. This best-practice approach may be useful to managers...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 49–53.
Published: 01 June 1990
... as national parks or nature reserves. 2. We should cease agricultural practices that are mining our soils and individual land use practices need to conform to the need for sustainable produc- tion. 3. Without immediate and direct action, we will see in Australia a precipitous extinction of much of our biota...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 134–138.
Published: 30 September 2014
..., but their use is only scarcely documented. We used camera trapping to determine which vertebrate species were utilising a known water-holding hollow in dry woodland habitat, and assessed whether antagonistic behaviour, such as hoarding of the resource, was occurring. Camera footage was obtained over a period...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 161–170.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Nicole Hansen; Kirsten Crosby The endangered Booroolong Frog Litoria booroolongensis has undergone dramatic declines over the majority of its range, which have largely been attributed to extensive clearing and ongoing modification associated with agricultural practices, disease and introduced pests...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 774–780.
Published: 20 October 2011
... populations should be regarded as ecologically meaningful for conservation and management purposes until proven otherwise. Concluding comment The SAT is intended for application in conjunction with land-use planning activities that require P. cinereus habitat to be assessed, especially where identification...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (1): 73–80.
Published: 17 March 2014
... populations of kangaroos. ~ h u s , a renewable resource (kangaroos)could be used to save, conserve and rehabilitate a non-renewable resource (the habitat). (Maps modified from Caughley, Shepherd and Short (1987) "Kangaroos: their ecol- ogy and management in the sheep range- lands of Australia" (Cambridge...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 110–117.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Queensland Aust. Zool. 31 55 61 Kehl, J. C. and Corhen, C., 1991. The fauna of the closed forests of the Conadale Ranges, with particular reference to conservation and future land use. Unpubl. report to the Queensland Forest Service, Queensland Department of Primary Industries. Krebs, C., 1972...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 217–223.
Published: 17 March 2014
... for such power calculations). Science is not objective, of course, but it does strive to be internally consistent (via the practices such as peer review). Therefore the use of external authorities to advise on monitoring is essential. Only by the involve- ment of persons at "arms length can we ensure...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 12–31.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., but this approach ignores the likelihood of water pollution resulting from land- use practices within the water catchment. Hence we also recorded any adjacent or nearby land-use practices (such as grazing of livestock) that would be expected to be sources of water pollution and were upstream of the water body...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 173–180.
Published: 01 January 2018
... specific activities by requiring environmental assessments and implementing sector specific management practices (e.g. requiring boats to use moorings installed by the management authority, tourist education, mandating use of shipping lanes, national fisheries management practices) (Gladstone 2009...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 113–120.
Published: 17 March 2014
... the investigation, planning, management and monitoring of our coastal waters, with the explicit mandate of ensuring that use of those waters is ecologically sustain- able. The ACWA should have a small secretariat and should rely to the maximum extent practicable on the expertise within m&t of Aboriginals and Torres...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 68–70.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., for researchers work- ing alone in the field the trapping method described here represents a safe and effective way of capturing the animals. The combina- tion of the use of traps and flagging technique is also practical and desirable. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This study was supported by the Redland Shire Council. We...