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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 296–344.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Daniel Lunney; Ben Hope; Ian Shannon Our aim in this study is to provide the first ever quantitative, historical and map–based information of what fauna has been studied and recorded both outside and inside the protected areas of New South Wales (NSW), which are principally National Parks...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 477–487.
Published: 01 June 2017
...-conservation uses. However, I show that, even when all local biodiversity is protected whenever ecosystem services values create greater benefits from conservation compared to conversion, this may lead to poor outcomes for regional biodiversity conservation. I examine this dangerous idea by re-visiting early...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (1): 17–25.
Published: 01 January 2016
... constructed as a pest to farmers, a feral animal that does not belong, and vermin to be exterminated. The latest incarnation is interesting as the donkey is once again proving ‘valuable’ as the guardian animal of choice for some farmers and pastoralists seeking to protect their flocks from wild dogs Canis...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.011
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.094
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... be protected while improving cat welfare. Containing cats at night not only separates cats and nocturnal wildlife, but minimises trauma from both cat fights and road accidents while reducing nuisance to neighbours from caterwauling and fighting. Desexed cats no longer contribute toward unwanted stray and feral...
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 (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): 214–227.
Published: 01 January 2018
... has contributed to endemic lineages in a range of invertebrates, including snails and sedentary arthropods, and in freshwater fish and herpetofauna. Much lower endemism occurs in birds and mammals (Rix et al. 2014). Within the jarrah forest specifically, species Protected areas, conservation...
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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 (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
... the protection that marine reserves confer, because they are not threatened by processes that can be effectively managed by marine reserves. Better conservation investments are likely to be made if researchers critically evaluate basic assumptions, and design their research to address real information needs...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 207–213.
Published: 01 January 2018
... © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2017 Plenary Session 1 on the value of protected areas for fauna conservation DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2017.039 CHAIR: Pat Hutchings (AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM) I would agree with that statement, and based on my experiences at Port Stephens, I...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 272–279.
Published: 01 January 2018
... © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2017 Plenary Session 2 on the value of protected areas for fauna conservation DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2017.040 CHAIR: Dan Lunney (Royal Zoological Society of NSW). us back before the 1960s, and guess what, their popularity has increased...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 345–351.
Published: 01 January 2018
... © 2017 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2017 Plenary Session 3 on the value of protected areas for fauna conservation DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2017.041 CHAIR: MIKE CALVER (Murdoch University) to measure what s going on with dingoes, are they present and are you getting pulses...
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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...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 161–169.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Daniel Lunney; Pat Hutchings; Chris R. Dickman ABSTRACT The Royal Zoological Society of NSW forum on the value of protected areas for fauna conservation, held in Sydney in November 2014, comprised a series of papers interlaced with a series of plenary discussions, which can be read in full...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 39–47.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Parks, USA. September 18-27, 1972, Proceedings. IUCN: Morges. MCNELLY, J. A. AND MILLER, K. R. (ed), 1984. National Parks, Conservation and Development: The Role of Protected Areas in Sustaining Society. Smithsonian Institution Press: Washington, DC. National Parks, Conservation and Development...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 148–156.
Published: 17 March 2014
...: Washington, DC. Biodiversity Science and conservation: towards alternative strategies for protecting Australia's biological resources THE INAUGURAL ALLAN SEFTON MEMORIAL LECTURE Harry F. Recher Department of Ecosystem Management, University of New England, Armidale, New South Wales 2351...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.009
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.015
EISBN: 0959995145
... Australia’s three groups of marine mammals — cetaceans, pinnipeds and sirenians — are discussed in relation to historic exploitation, legislative protection, present impacts and potential threats. Today, all marine animals are protected to varying degrees in Commonwealth waters. However...