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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 610–628.
Published: 01 September 2017
... A. Graham1,3, Martine Maron1, Clive A. McAlpine1,2 1. The University of Queensland, Landscape Ecology and Conservation Group, School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Management, Brisbane, Australia. 4068 2. The University of Queensland, The Ecology Centre, Brisbane, Australia. 4068 3. Corresponding...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 983–990.
Published: 29 January 2012
... of Queensland, Landscape Ecology and Conservation Group, School of Geography, Planning, and Environmental Management, Brisbane, Qld 4072 Australia. b The University of Queensland, The Ecology Centre, Brisbane, Qld 4072 Australia. Correspondence: Christine Adams-Hosking, The University of Queensland, School...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 216–228.
Published: 14 October 2011
... (terrestrial and aquatic) that are systematically spaced in grids (e.g. 5 km × 5 km) and modules (e.g. 5 km × 1 km) within a hierarchical long-term ecological research (LTER) network. Modules and grids sample biodiversity and biophysical variation in an unbiased manner across the landscape. Infrastructure...
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 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...
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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.2007.043
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
.... In this chapter, we focus on three key challenges in developing a dynamic landscape approach to the study of arid-zone wildlife: (i) conceptualising landscape structure and dynamics; (ii) dealing with the problem of ecological scale and spatial autocorrelation; and (iii) the challenge of seasonal variability. We...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2001.010
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-2-7
... of wild dogs while simultaneously protecting important dingo genetic stock and providing for the continued ecological role of dingoes across the landscape. Innovative and strategic approaches are needed to create management outcomes with regards to pest management. State Forests of NSW has developed...
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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) 31 (2): 396–402.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Spatial organisation of landscapes and its function in semi-arid woodlands, Australia Landscape Ecol. 10 51 63 Ludwig, J., Tongway, D., Freudenberger, D., Noble, J. and Hodgkinson, K. (eds), 1997. Landscape Ecology, Function and Management. Principles from Australia's Rangelands, CSIRO...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 130–146.
Published: 01 January 2016
... the habitats they occupy thereby affecting the composition of avian communities and the distribution of species on a landscape scale. Such behaviour has cascading effects on ecosystems, changing the abundances and kinds of plant- eating arthropods. A comprehensive knowledge of the ecology of honeyeaters...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 169–174.
Published: 07 February 2013
...-arid Australian woodland The Rangeland Journal 30 327 337 Eldridge, D.J. and James, A.I. 2009. Soil-disturbance by native animals plays a critical role in maintaining healthy Australian landscapes. Ecological Management and Restoration 10: S27-S34. Soil-disturbance by native animals plays...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 371–396.
Published: 01 January 2018
... deepened with insights from the fields of landscape ecology and conservation biology in the latter part of the 20th century. Butler reflects that there are now far fewer places on Earth which could be described as intact or wild and where wildlife is secure from the pressures of humanity. His North...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 223–242.
Published: 31 August 2022
... can also run the risk of creating ecological traps for target animals if they increase predation risk or draw animals into areas with insufficient food resources (Cowan et al. 2021). However, artificial roosts have also been demonstrated to improve fitness, enhance persistence in the landscape...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 608–630.
Published: 18 August 2022
...Helen C Stevens; David M Watson ABSTRACT The interacting effects of drought and fire on ecological communities are poorly understood. Long-term studies in the Warrumbungle Mountains, central-west New South Wales, subject to drought and fire during the past 21 years, enabled their separate...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 643–653.
Published: 28 October 2021
... experiments in both conservation and managed agricultural landscapes. Without such efforts, I see a future for the dingo that continues to be steeped in controversy and debate. © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 dingo predator ecology Australia ABSTRACT Looking to the future...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 217–222.
Published: 20 May 2022
...Dale G. Nimmo; Chris J. Jolly; Alexandra J. R. Carthey ABSTRACT Southern Australia’s 2019–20 wildfire season was unprecedented, but the ecological toll remains poorly understood. Estimates of three billion animals being affected by the fires attracted global attention, but how many of those animals...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 251–257.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Du, L. and Burel, F. 2003. Response of the small mammal community to changes in western French agricultural landscapes. Landscape Ecology 18: 265-278. Response of the small mammal community to changes in western French agricultural landscapes Landscape Ecology 18 265 278 Gillespie, G.R...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 544–549.
Published: 20 October 2011
...., Crane M., Michael D. and MacGregor C. 2007. Reptile and arboreal marsupial response to replanted vegetation in agricultural landscapes. Ecological Applications 17, 609-619. Reptile and arboreal marsupial response to replanted vegetation in agricultural landscapes Ecological Applications 17 609 619...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 461–469.
Published: 28 January 2014
.... 2008.The Mammals of Australia. New Holland Publishers, Sydney. The Mammals of Australia Verboom, B. and Huitema, H. 1997. The importance of linear landscape elements for the pipistrelle Pipistrellus pipistrellus and the serotine bat Eptesicus serotinus. Landscape Ecology 12: 117-125. http...