1-20 of 530 Search Results for

long-term ecological research

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 755–768.
Published: 01 December 2018
...-term monitoring programs, and subsequently formed the Long Term Ecological Research Network in Australia in 2011 through Commonwealth funding, only to see it de-funded in 2017. We synthesise these learnings to identify four key characteristics of any successful ecological monitoring program, and eight...
Journal Articles
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...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 216–228.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Jean-Marc Hero; J. Castley; Mikalah Malone; Ben Lawson; William Magnusson PPBio (Program for Planned Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research) is a system for long-term ecological research designed to answer integrated multidisciplinary research questions. The system is based on permanent plots...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 633–648.
Published: 20 October 2011
... additional opportunities to research the woodland restoration process. This experiment will become a long-term ecological research site, and an ‘outdoor laboratory’ for ecological restoration research, and community and student learning. box-gum grassy woodlands Eucalyptus blakelyi Eucalyptus...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 559–567.
Published: 01 December 2018
... ecological understanding, it is that our generalizations depend too much on short-term studies. All the authors in this theme edition of the Australian Zoologist identify the key reasons why long-term studies and datasets are important. David Lindenmayer states that long-term ecological research...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 658–668.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to understanding the present and anticipating the future. Thus, observation of long-term change is central, yet some ecological changes take place at scales that match or exceed human lifetimes. These changes are not recognized by most people (Hobbie et al. 2003 Bioscience). Introduction Long term research...
Journal Articles
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...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 733–747.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., this is Making the most of incomplete long-term datasets: the MARSS solution Aaron C. Greenville1,2,3*, Vuong Nguyen1, Glenda M. Wardle1,2 and Chris R. Dickman1,2,3 1Desert Ecology Research Group, School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia. 2Long Term Ecological Research...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.060
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
..., adaptive management will need to be underpinned by sustained research on a variety of fronts to achieve the successful transition of the Grey-headed Flying-fox from pest to threatened species and ultimately to recovery. It will take a shift in perception to adjust to adopting a long-term vision...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 591–609.
Published: 01 December 2018
...; and shown that total rainfall in the first half of autumn is a significant factor in timing of egg-laying. The conservation implications of this half- century of research on Carnaby s Cockatoo are discussed. Key words: Carnaby s Cockatoo, Calyptorhynchus latirostris, long-term ecological studies, hollow...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 633–645.
Published: 01 December 2018
... responses. Results and Discussion Among its many benefits, long-term ecological research allows us to both quantify environmental change and to better understand responses that take time to be expressed (Lindenmayer et al. 2012). For example, in the Bulls Ground experiment the observed impacts of frequent...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 801–808.
Published: 01 December 2018
... datasets. terms might shift, but don t start with the stick. We need to learn to encourage and have the respect that we should for Emma Burns Australian National University. The people who have been collecting such important data and Long Term Ecological Research Network: how to make under the conditions...
Journal Articles
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...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 610–616.
Published: 01 December 2018
... often interest the broader PAUL WILLIS: Can you turn a long term research community because they re so removed from the kinds project into a sound bite? That s a challenge for you. of things that get done in the real ecological world now. Chris, you ve done plenty of media. How do you do it? Some...
Journal Articles
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...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 698–712.
Published: 01 December 2018
... received scant attention in the published literature. To our knowledge the long term impacts of sand mining on frog populations have not been researched in detail (Hazell 2003, but see Letnic and Fox 1997). The Myall Lakes region of mid-coastal New South Wales (NSW) has a high diversity of animals...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 669–674.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Barrington Tops was a long term hydrology research study area where the infrastructure had already been set up to compare unlogged with logged catchments. We started after the regrowth was established. When I started with the state government, there just weren t the resources to start a new program...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 334–349.
Published: 14 October 2011
... to Long Reef Golf Course: a step towards recovery? Australian Zoologist 34: 361-372. Attempted introduction of the endangered Green and Golden Bell Frog to Long Reef Golf Course: a step towards recovery? Australian Zoologist 34 361 372 Retallick, R.W.R., McCallum, H. and Speare, R. 2004...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 713–723.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of New South Wales 2018 Wallingat frogs threatened fauna FATS frog survey citizen science 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...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (4): 492–500.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... Meager et al. 2012; NSW NPWS 2012). Long-term trends in cetacean incidents in New South Wales, Australia Hannah B. Lloyd & Geoffrey A. Ross* New South Wales National Parks & Wildlife Service, Office of the Environment & Heritage, P.O. Box 1967 Hurstville, NSW, Australia 1481 *Corresponding author email...