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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 181–187.
Published: 01 January 2018
... 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 and...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 173–180.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Michelle Voyer; William Gladstone ABSTRACT Marine protected areas (MPAs) are one approach, amongst many, for the protection of marine biodiversity. Although proven to be effective at protecting biodiversity and to be supported by local and wider communities, the implementation of some MPAs has been...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 170–172.
Published: 01 January 2018
.... Improved recommendations are likely to be achieved by research directed at understanding which species need protection most, and on how marine protected areas (MPAs) can be designed and managed to conserve viable populations of those species. © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2017...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2003.014
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... The use of marine protected areas as a major tool in marine conservation is now accepted throughout much of the world. New South Wales is committed to a process of establishing a comprehensive system of marine protected areas for all marine waters under its jurisdiction. The current status of...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 188–193.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Pat Hutchings; Richard Kenchington ABSTRACT Traditionally the concepts of terrestrial protected areas have been used in designating marine protected areas. We discuss the differences between marine and terrestrial protected areas and highlight the need to consider the movement of species through...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 296–344.
Published: 01 January 2018
... issued and calculated the density of licences (based on reserve size) in each reserve. We mapped the location of the licences issued for each faunal class within the protected area system, and we also recorded the total of all vertebrates, as well as invertebrates and marine animals (marine mammals and...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 161–169.
Published: 01 January 2018
... establishing and managing protected areas, but that we are going too slowly, much too slowly, if our aim is to ensure the survival of our fauna. © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2017 ecological history extinction rates foxes IUCN Marine protected areas National Parks Nature...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 207–213.
Published: 01 January 2018
... proceed, though I m going to say something quite done, and done in a way that have been designed properly different in an hour so. As far as marine protected areas for a few areas. go, I don t see the biological surveys being done that would allow you to sample. I don t see anything being PAT HUTCHINGS...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 397–408.
Published: 01 January 2018
... © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2017 Plenary Session 4 on the value of protected areas for fauna conservation DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2017.042 CHAIR: CHRIS DICKMAN (University of Sydney). good evidence that you should need urban vegetation for other reasons. So, in...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 39–47.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Objective 2: To incorporate marine, coastal and freshwater protected areas into the worldwide network. Objective 3: T o evaluate the ecological and management quality of existing protected areas. Objective 4: To develop the full range of wild- land management categories. Objective 5: To promote the linkage...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 12 July 2021
... to ensuring Australia’s protection of these marine mammals as both subspecies were heavily exploited during historical whaling. This short note documents pygmy blue whale sightings in New South Wales waters over the last 18 years. Observations were opportunistically made via citizen science and...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 371–396.
Published: 01 January 2018
... improve the status of biodiversity by safeguarding ecosystems, species and genetic diversity.(This goal has arguably the most cited of the Aichi targets in relation to protected areas: Target 11 By 2020, at least 17 per cent of terrestrial and inland water, and 10 per cent of coastal and marine areas...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 07 July 2021
...; Dulava et al. 2015; Goebel et al. 2015; Lights 81 Koski et al. 2015; Pomeroy et al. 2015;Vas et al. 2015; Christiansen et al. 2016b; Christie et al. 2016; Noise Hodgson and Koh 2016; Kidawa et al. 2016; Marine Mammal Commission 2016; McEvoy et al. 2016; emissions Rümmler et al. 2016, 2018; Scobie and...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 16 October 2020
...). Kinyu is the ceremonial name for the dingo, also referred to as Jarntu, in the local Martu language. This is the site of the ancestral mother dingo. It is a sacred site, attributed with healing and protective powers. Jarntu s pups are said to live in the rock holes and soaks surrounding the area, linked...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Gregory S Clarke; Cameron M Hudson; Richard Shine ABSTRACT The potent defensive chemicals of cane toads ( Rhinella marina ) protect them against predators that lack coevolved physiological tolerance to those toxins. That relative invulnerability may explain why major injuries (such as limb loss...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (2): fmi–fmcliv.
Published: 09 April 2021
... that operated in the New City Road area of Glasgow from 1897 to 1909. In an article entitled Arrival of rare Animals at the Scottish Zoo , published in the Tasmania News of the 31st July 1906 (p.3), the arrival of a dog headed thylacinus or zebra wolf from Tasmania is noted. Sleightholme & Campbell...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 379–391.
Published: 01 May 2020
...; Chris Slade; Stuart A. Mackenzie; Philip D. Taylor ABSTRACT Technologies for remotely observing animal movements have advanced rapidly in the past decade. In recent years, Australia has invested in an Integrated Marine Ocean Tracking (IMOS) system, a land ecosystem observatory (TERN), and an Australian...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 February 2021
... that the dingo s status and, as a consequence, management obligations can vary across different parts of the island that otherwise look the same. In some areas (i.e. most bushland areas) dingoes are protected under the Nature Conservation Act 1992 and the Recreation Areas Management Act 2006. In other...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 04 December 2020
... their endemic fish hosts. This is a reflection of natural processes and a long evolutionary history between hosts and parasites (Okamura and Feist 2011). However, when alien pathogens and parasites are introduced to new areas and switch hosts to new, naïve species and populations (host- switching...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 254–282.
Published: 03 December 2020
... by private veterinary hospitals (referred to here as private veterinary practices) (Tribe and Hanger 2005; Johnson 2008; Orr and Tribe 2018; OEH 2019a) and their contribution is not well understood or appreciated (Tribe and Orr 2019). In some areas these services are complemented by a small number of...