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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 166–176.
Published: 17 March 2014
...R. A. Faragher; J. H. Harris Examples are given of a number of New South Wales freshwater fish species which have declined in abundance since last century. Reasons for the declines include river regulation, changes to riparian vegetation, erosion and siltation. The effects of alien species...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1994.013
EISBN: 0-9599951-9-6
... The permanency, extent and nature of wetlands in western New South Wales have been changing for millions of years, but the rates of these changes have accelerated since European settlement. Wetlands have been affected by irrigation, river regulation and weirs, by grazing, introductions of exotic...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 105–113.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and the current fishing regulations have provided a good deal of protection to the species in most water bodies of the State. However, it is probable that the present overlap of commercial (and illegal) fishing operations with the distribution of platypuses in the lower Murray and Murrumbidgee rivers...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 187–197.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Bayley, P. B., 1992. The flood pulse advantage and the restoration of river-floodplain systems. Regulated Rivers 6: 75-86. The flood pulse advantage and the restoration of river-floodplain systems Regulated Rivers 6 75 86 Beckman, R., 1988. Dry swamps and duck breeding. Ecos 55: 28-30. Dry...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 652–655.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Intervention Monitoring high densities of floodplain frog species. River regulation, Program funded by the Commonwealth Environmental increased water consumption for irrigation purposes and Water Office. We are grateful to the private land changes to wetland hydrology have had considerable impact managers, New...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 446–452.
Published: 14 October 2011
... the middle reaches of the Murrumbidgee River. Based on past records, L raniformis declines have been substantial. The eastern edge of the geographic range has shifted approximately 500 km west from the South Eastern Highlands, and the northern edge of its range has shifted 200 km south from the most...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (1): 1–21.
Published: 04 October 2011
... Humphries, P. and Lake, P. S. (2000). Fish larvae and the management of regulated rivers. Regulated Rivers Research and Management 16: 421-432. Fish larvae and the management of regulated rivers Regulated Rivers Research and Management 16 421 432 Humphries, P., Serafini, L. G. and King, A. J...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 166–174.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Myotis (Chiroptera). Mammalia 34: 76-80. Foraging behavior of the Australian Large-footed Myotis (Chiroptera) Mammalia 34 76 80 Gehrke, P. C., Brown, P., Schiller, C. B., Schiller, C. B., Moffatt, D. B. and Bruce, A. M., 1995. River regulation and fish communities in the Murray Daring river...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.005
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... change have shaped the ways in which different groups of people perceive and act towards landscapes and animals in parklands along the Georges River and the National Park which surrounds it from Voyager Point downstream to Alfords Point. The various groups considered are Anglo-Irish, Aboriginal...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 276–282.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Queensland, Australia Chelonian Conservation and Biology 5 74 86 Tucker, A.D., Limpus, C.J., Priest, T.E., Cay, J., Glen, C. and Guarino, E. (2001). Home ranges of Fitzroy River turtles (Rheodytes leukops) overlap riffle zones: potential concerns related to river regulation. Biological...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 864–869.
Published: 20 October 2011
..., removal of large hollow-bearing trees, fox predation, and reduced flooding from drought and river regulation (Chesterfield 1986, Bren 1988, Parkinson et al. 2002). The decline of the Barking Owl in south-west NSW appears to have occurred recently (Taylor et al. 2002). Between 1950 and 2000, they were...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 209–228.
Published: 07 February 2013
... in landscape and ecological processes in eastern Australia Australian Journal of Botany 53 555 570 Thomson, C. 1992.The Impact of River Regulation on the Natural Flows of the Murray-Darling Basin. Murray-Darling Basin Commission Technical Report 92/5.1. Murray-Darling Basin Commission, Canberra, ACT...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 438–445.
Published: 14 October 2011
..., approximately half of which are permanent and half are ephemeral (Jensen et al. 1996). However, owing to river regulation many ephemeral wetlands are no longer regularly flooded by overbank flows; a problem that has been particularly acute since 2000. The Gorge section between Overland Corner and Mannum (266 km...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 461–469.
Published: 28 January 2014
... sensu Spencer 1896) is typically dominated by River Red Gum Eucalyptus camaldulensis (Dehnh.: Metcalfe et al. 2003). In landscapes that are highly modified by clearing for agricultural and river regulation (Sivertsen 1993; Bedward et al. 2007), riparian vegetation is likely to represent important...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 476–498.
Published: 20 October 2011
...., Moffatt, D.B. and Bruce, A.M. 1995. River regulation and fish communities in the Murray-Darling River system, Australia. Pp. 363-375 in Regulated Rivers: Research and Management. Vol 2. John Wiley and Sons Ltd. Hammer, M.P. and Walker, K.F. 2004. A catalogue of South Australian freshwater fishes...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 458–462.
Published: 20 October 2011
... on the sediment and soil nutrient dynamics of lowland river-floodplain systems: a synthesis. Regulated Rivers: Research and Management 16: 457-467. The effects of drying and re-flooding on the sediment and soil nutrient dynamics of lowland river-floodplain systems: a synthesis Regulated Rivers: Research...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (4): 696–730.
Published: 04 December 2020
.... Tonkin, Z., Stuart, I., Kitchingman, A., Thiem, J.D., Zampatti, B., Hackett, G., Koster, W., Koehn, J., Morrongiello, J., Mallen-Cooper, M. and Lyon, J. 2019. Hydrology and water temperature influence recruitment dynamics of the threatened silver perch Bidyanus bidyanus in a regulated lowland river...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 522–529.
Published: 20 October 2011
...L. Llewellyn A tagging/recapture program was carried out on large freshwater fish species in the Murrumbidgee and Murray Rivers to examine their growth. Internal body tags were found to be more reliable than opercular tags. Adequate recapture data for further analysis was only obtained for Golden...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 345–350.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., tax systems support, eliminating hidden subsidies and improved regulation, that controls the flow of dollars and has the potential to produce a better agricultural system for Australia. As a triumph of this new ecological economic style, the Blueprint is set to dominate the conservation agenda...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 656–662.
Published: 01 June 2020
... to jump over it and that industries of all sorts provide lime for building, which took place also managed to find ways around the intentions of the new along the Hawkesbury and in Port Stephens at laws and regulations. roughly the same time as it did along the Cooks River, and with the history...