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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.056
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (3-4): 55–57.
Published: 17 March 2014
... for Planning. ISBN 0 7305 5809 6. The Zoology - Law interface: dingoes, the environment and pesticides (This invited paper was given to the AGM of the Royal Zoological Society on 14 September, 1991) G. F. Humphrey Honorary Associate, School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney; Barrister, Supreme...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 331–340.
Published: 14 October 2011
...: where science meets politics and the law R.J.S. (Bob) Beeton School of Integrative Systems University of Queensland Gatton Campus; Gatton 4343 Chair of the Commonwealth Threatened Species Scientific Committee1 Theme edition of Australian Zoologist Ecology meets Physiology , a Gordon Grigg festschrift...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2003.003
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 392–403.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Network, Australian Research Data Commons and various other agencies). Progress towards better systems continues but is constrained by funding, commercial law, corporate governance and agency capacity. Camera Trapping Technology and Related Advances: into the New Millennium ac. Paul D. Meek, bc.Guy...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 216–228.
Published: 14 October 2011
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.053
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... In the mid to late 19th century, New South Wales passed laws protecting from over-hunting just a few native bird and mammal species, despite scientists having documented the disappearance and decline of once-common species. As public concern grew over the decline of useful or commercially...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 92–96.
Published: 04 October 2011
... Biology and Law, School of Biological Sciences, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Current address: Eco Logical Australia Pty Ltd, davidb@ecoaus.com.au A B ST R A C T Over fifty percent of bird species are sexually monomorphic and the Eastern Bristlebird Dasyornis brachypterus was previously considered...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.055
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.056
EISBN: 0-9586085-9-8
... The Precautionary Principle is incorporated in law and policy via Ecologically Sustainable Development provisions but it is widely misunderstood and frequently ignored. Threatened species typically satisfy key elements of the Precautionary Principle in that serious or irreversible damage would...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1998.025
EISBN: 9780958608503
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.019
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... The question of the management of native forests on privately held land is a neglected aspect of off-reserve biodiversity conservation. Research was conducted into the administration of environmental laws applying to private native forestry (PNF) in NSW between 1997-2002 to discern the extent...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 559–567.
Published: 01 December 2018
... does not disappear as a result of rehabilitation work, no matter how good it is. Brad Law takes another tack, noting long-term research on Australian bats as being glaring in its absence. He points out that long-term data are vital for understanding climate change impacts and other environmental...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1992.001
..., it is not surprising that the court is better suited to the barrister’s style. For a zoologist, the lawyers’ day-to-day words, such as “affidavit”, “cross-examination”, “litigation” and “expert witness”, can be intimidating but, like all disciplines, the language of law can be learnt. However, words like “significant...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 16 October 2020
... of waterholes, soaks, river systems and aquifers. This paper follows the path of the ancient dingo, tracing how, as a cultural keystone species, dingoes have shaped human society and belief systems, encouraging cultures of reciprocity and laws of protection for vital resources. Post-colonization...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1992.006
... The emergence of environmental legislation has led to an increasing demand for scientific evidence. However, critical technical issues are often dealt with by judicial interpretation of the law rather than rigorous analysis of data. Scientists are expected to present their opinions in legal...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 487–491.
Published: 01 May 2020
... forests of New South Wales (Brad Law, NSW Department of Primary Industries) © 2020 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2020 2020 487 Theme edition: New Approaches to Zoology Australian Zoologist volume 40 (3) The following is a transcript of the plenary proceedings, lightly edited...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 181–187.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of these threats and the role of areas based management mechanisms such as marine protected areas (MPAs) in addressing those threats. It discusses the law and policy rationale for establishing MPAs in ABNJ and some regional examples of MPA designation in the North East Atlantic, the Mediterranean, Antarctica...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 329–374.
Published: 01 June 2017
... application of one Law applied to land management over the entire continent for many thousands of years is not strong, and that other interpretations should be tested. Assumptions that the British colonists were unfamiliar with fire in the environment are questioned. © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 105–113.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., and their affluent streams, are suppressing platypus numbers. An experiment indicated that the legal drum nets used in the industry are less of a threat to platypuses than the use of gill nets and the illegal nets used by poachers. Banning of gill nets from the industry and stringent law enforcement would largely...