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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.033
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.039
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... Orchardists have used electrified grids, which kill or injure flying-foxes, to “protect” fruit crops. In recent years legal challenges to this practice have been mounted on conservation and animal cruelty grounds. A 2001 Federal Court judgement prohibited use of one 6.4km grid because...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.037
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... No research funds have been made available to produce aversion agents and/or tactics to reduce the need for orchardists to cull flying-foxes to protect their crops. This has occurred despite many years of effort by growers to attract research funds from government and industry groups. It appears...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.050
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... orchardists surveyed recorded a problem. Flying-foxes eating fruit was a common problem identified by respondents from all areas, but aspects of their presence (such as noise and mess) was a greater problem for respondents in the urban Sydney Metropolitan area. Country NSW respondents more commonly observed...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 698–710.
Published: 20 October 2011
...., BVSc (Hons), DipWMEH, MENVSc, CAM. 2008. Interim Report on Non-fatal Shooting Injuries Affecting Grey-headed Flying-foxes. Biel, E. 2002. The cost to orchardists in the management of the Grey-headed Flying-fox. Who pays? A community benefit approach. Pages 47-52 in Managing the Grey-headed Flying...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.041
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... flowering of eucalypts. When there is broad-scale failure of native foods in spring, flying-foxes raid orchards for ripening exotic fruit. These events are compounded by spring births in flying-foxes and potentially greater mortality from shooting in orchards. Dual benefits to flying-foxes and orchardists...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 288–297.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., with the caption, Suburban carnage Scott Cardamatis checks a pellet-peppered victim, above; and right, he documents wildlife shot by orchardists. The main photo has a Grey-headed Flying-fox held above the head with the wing stretched out and the sun shining through the bullet holes in the membranous wings...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 181–183.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and discussed, in a rational and constructive manner, ways in which to manage this newly-listed vulnerable species on the NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 and the need for NPWS to phase out their current policy of allowing some culling of this species by orchardists. The proceedings are currently...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608541
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 71–78.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., or the bats themselves, has many ramifications. a special problem because of their propensity to eat orchard fruit. Some of these species roost in very large numbers in "camps", much disliked by orchardists. The major conservation issues were the need for long-term studies (95 the shooting or destruction...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 101–107.
Published: 01 June 1990
...) and $5 million to travel and equipment. Australian Zoologist, 26(2) 103 After the three-year co-ordinated effort, with the resultant atlas and scientific papers, there would be a reasonable expectation of a nation-wide plan of management so that woodchip companies, limestone miners and orchardists...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327243
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327212
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1979
DOI: 10.7882/FHY.1979
EISBN: 0959995129
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327236
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/CHANA.1990
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608589
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9