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Australian Zoologist (2023)
Published: 20 January 2023
... of the Southern Brown Bandicoot Isoodon obesulus obesulus and Long-nosed Bandicoot Perameles nasuta eight months after a wildfire. We analysed the number of shelters, frequency of shelter use, nest size, and shelter site microhabitat. Southern Brown Bandicoots used significantly more shelters than Long-nosed...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 592–607.
Published: 31 August 2022
... radius of the survey site. Supported models revealed that colonisation over time was positively associated with the density of hollow-bearing trees at a site, while extinction was positively associated with the extent of high severity wildfire at a site. Despite wide confidence intervals, the long-term...
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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 (2022)
Published: 09 May 2022
..., including new colonisers, increased, while a third showed little or no change. Despite the value of these data, frequency data are a coarse measure of changes in abundance. To provide baseline data on avian abundances for monitoring long-term trends in numbers, monthly counts along the transect were made...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (2): 631–642.
Published: 04 January 2022
... condition. A good understanding of these effects comes from long-term studies. In this article we outline some of the key perspectives on the effects of fire on ecosystems and biodiversity from two large-scale, long-term monitoring studies in south-eastern Australia. These are studies in the montane ash...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 95–110.
Published: 04 August 2021
...David Milledge; Norman Graham; Jill Smith ABSTRACT A population of the Northern Long-nosed Potoroo Potorous tridactylus tridactylus in Tyagarah Nature Reserve on the far north coast of New South Wales was first recorded in 1985. In 1992, a cage-trapping study captured 15 individuals in the central...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 568–575.
Published: 01 December 2018
...R-J Spencer ABSTRACT Freshwater turtle populations are globally threatened by many factors. Complicating matters, their longevity requires long-term monitoring on the scale of decades to assess changes in population size, yet few long-term studies exist. Documenting population estimates and trends...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 669–674.
Published: 01 December 2018
... © 2018 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2018 2018 669 Speakers in this session were: Jonathan Majer University of Western Australia. Long-term invertebrate studies: problems, pitfalls and probabilities. Alan York University of Melbourne. Long-term effects of prescribed fire...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 698–712.
Published: 01 December 2018
...A.W. White; S. Travers ABSTRACT The long-term impacts of mining on frog communities have received scant attention in published literature. This study presents a 38-year survey of two sites bordering a sand mine at Bridge Hill in the Myall Lakes National Park, New South Wales (NSW). Mining occurred...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 559–567.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Daniel Lunney; Chris R. Dickman; Martin Predavec ABSTRACT The 2016 annual forum of the Royal Zoological Society of NSW was entitled: “The critical value of long-term field studies and datasets”. As Charley Krebs and co-authors comment in their paper, if there is one overall limitation on our...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 784–800.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Daniel Lunney; Brad Purcell; Steve McLeod; Gordon Grigg; Tony Pople; Steve Wolter ABSTRACT The aim of this paper is to highlight long-term (four decades) research and monitoring the populations of the four species of large kangaroos in New South Wales (NSW). Kangaroos are counted by aerial surveys...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 755–768.
Published: 01 December 2018
... over space and time are used to investigate the function and persistence of ecosystems, and how societal actions affect ecosystem attributes. Long-term monitoring is particularly important as it yields insights that are not possible from short-term investigations (e.g. those that span only a few...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 633–645.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of continuing long-term fire studies in temperate and sub-tropical forest ecosystems, with a focus on terrestrial invertebrates. Longitudinal fire study sites exist in southern Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia and Tasmania. Most studies have focussed on fire frequency and have identified...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 617–626.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Jonathan Majer; Brian Heterick ABSTRACT Continuity of employment can be a great asset when carrying out long-term studies. This paper describes three investigations that have benefited from a researcher's ability to continue monitoring over extended periods, namely: impact of fire; changes...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 713–723.
Published: 01 December 2018
... FATS frog survey citizen science © 2018 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2018 2018 713 Australian Zoologist volume 39 (4) Theme Edition: The critical value of long-term field studies and datasets Introduction In recent years, academic and government agencies have come to recognise...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 733–747.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Aaron C. Greenville; Vuong Nguyen; Glenda M. Wardle; Chris R. Dickman ABSTRACT Long-term field-based monitoring is essential to develop a deep understanding of how ecosystems function and to identify species at risk of decline. However, conducting long-term field-based research poses some unique...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 748–754.
Published: 01 December 2018
... © 2018 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2018 THE CRITICAL VALUE OF LONG TERM FIELD STUDIES AND DATASETS - PLENARY 3 ROYAL ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF NEW SOUTH WALES 2016 FORUM Held at the Australian Museum,William Street, Sydney on Saturday, 5 November 2016 DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 610–616.
Published: 01 December 2018
... © 2018 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2018 THE CRITICAL VALUE OF LONG TERM FIELD STUDIES AND DATASETS - PLENARY 1 ROYAL ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF NEW SOUTH WALES 2016 FORUM Held at the Australian Museum,William Street, Sydney on Saturday, 5 November 2016 DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 675–697.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Bird Observers Club Rainbow Lorikeet remnant woodland restoration threatened species © 2018 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2018 2018 675 Australian Zoologist volume 39 (4) Theme Edition: The critical value of long-term field studies and datasets Introduction There have been...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 576–580.
Published: 01 December 2018
...David Lindenmayer ABSTRACT Long-term ecological research and monitoring is a critical activity that has multiple important values for research, policy and management. Yet long-term studies are not particularly common. A range of factors contributes to this relative rarity and make it hard...