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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 529–547.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Michael J. Murphy ABSTRACT The majority of studies into the response of birds to logging in Australian forests has been done in forest-dominated landscapes or relatively large forest blocks, where the surrounding landscape can ameliorate impacts. This is the first study to examine the response...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 565–574.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Chris N. Thomson ABSTRACT Long-term monitoring of the Masked Owl Tyto novaehollandiae in a semi-urban landscape before, during and after large-scale habitat removal identified a positive response in breeding activity in the short-term and a change in prey selectivity. Over the longer term, the loss...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 118–128.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Tanja Strive; Tarnya E. Cox ABSTRACT The viral biocontrol agents Myxoma virus (MYXV) and Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus (RHDV1), released in 1950 and 1996 respectively, are the only control tools to have resulted in significant and lasting landscape-scale suppression of rabbit populations...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 194–206.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the habitats, species of polychaetes restricted to single habitats were identified (1 species was unique to oysters or Galeolaria , and 7 species were unique to coralline turf), estimates of their contribution to diversity at the patch and landscape scale, and unique species were made. The relative cover...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 518–536.
Published: 01 September 2017
... landscape change and management 518 2017 Australian Zoologist volume 38 (4) Introduction The present distribution and structure of Australian wildlife populations are the result of the events and environmental conditions of the recent and distant past. While environmental changes in the distant past...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (3): 302–310.
Published: 07 October 2014
...): 467-477. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/1565965 Fairfax, R.J., Fensham, R.J, Butler, D.W., Quinn, K., Sigley, B. and Holman, J. 2009. Effects of multiple fires on tree invasion in montane grasslands. Landscape Ecology 24(10): 1363-1373. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10980-009-9388-y Fensham, R.J...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 40–74.
Published: 02 June 2014
... distributions mapped, faunal communities determined by pattern analysis and conservation status determined at a regional level. The extent of post-European human-induced landscape change was evaluated by assessing the degree of habitat loss, loss of landscape function and resilience through changes to the water...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 180–187.
Published: 17 March 2014
...). NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service 2003. Recovery plan for the Yellow-bellied glider Petaurus australis. NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, Hurstville, NSW. 180 December 2005AustralianZoologist volume 33 (2) Introduction Although there are mechanisms for landscape planning...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 446–461.
Published: 17 March 2014
...L.M. Seabrook; C. A. McAlpine; S. R. Phinn; J. Callaghan; D. Mitchell Present day Australian landscapes are legacies of our colonial history, while future landscapes will be legacies of ecological processes and human impacts occurring today. This paper investigates the legacies of European...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.040
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... The Australian arid zone is a large complex area. In order to maintain its biodiversity, it is essential that landscape-wide and long-term analyses form the backdrop to the development of management strategies. From the current knowledge of the biodiversity and ecology of the arid zone...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.043
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... Arid zone landscapes are characterised by a high spatial and temporal variability, particularly seasonal variability, observable on a range of scales. This variability is an important factor influencing the distribution and dynamics of wildlife populations in the arid zone. However, progress...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.003
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... Most people in Australia live in areas that were forested in 1788. Much of it is a now a cultural landscape, and it may be hard to see it as habitat for forest fauna. The challenge of managing Australia's forest fauna across this cultural landscape will be a major test of our civilisation...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.099
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.061
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... We examine the nature and extent of listings of endangered ecological communities (EECs) under the NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 ( TSC Act ), including the role of endangered ecological communities in conservation from the landscape to species level. We ask how well...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.023
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-5-8
... for conservation into the 21st century. We have to integrate people and nature, and involve people in conservation across landscapes within and outside parks and reserves. This will require working with local people, understanding cultural factors, sharing knowledge and power, and developing and applying...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.044
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... Insects are small, numerous and speciose. They respond to the landscape in many vastly different ways. Their world, largely unlike that of mammals, is an immensely complex three-dimensional one, where plant and land architectures feature strongly in their lives. Polymorphism is widespread...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 49–53.
Published: 01 June 1990
..., the processes leading to soil salinization, wind erosion, water erosion and fouling of water supplies, etc. must be reversed. This will involve revegetating very large areas, i.e., whole landscapes. At present we know much about rehabilitating small areas such as mine sites and other derelict land, but we know...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 656–662.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Paul I Boon email: paul.boon@unimelb.edu.au River Dreams: the People and Landscapes of the Cooks River Ian Tyrrell. February 2018. UNSW Press, Sydney. RRP:AU$39.99 © 2020 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2020 Book Review River Dreams: the People and Landscapes...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 520–533.
Published: 01 September 2018
... their behavioural adaptations to developed landscapes. This study compared the behaviour of eastern grey kangaroos in a developed environment to those surrounded by a natural environment. Data were collected using infra-red camera traps that recorded one minute videos. Population density was calculated using pellet...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 81–84.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Emily O'Gorman; Thom van Dooren ABSTRACT This paper explores the place of pest species in agricultural landscapes in Australia. Drawing on historical, ethnographic and philosophical research, we consider the very particular—reductive, utilitarian, monological—ways of understanding and valuing...