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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.041
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.007
EISBN: 0959995145
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 398–404.
Published: 17 March 2014
... there was a substantial increase in the number of adult bell frogs present at the site. The other site where significant breeding occurred was within the BHP steel works. There was limited breeding at a third site which has been subjected to development for new housing. The adult frog population appeared to move amongst...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 68–70.
Published: 17 March 2014
... a trap (Fig. 1). It comprised two pieces of galvanized corrugated steel swimming pool surround (1 m wide x 5 m long). A temporary fence was built using the swimming pool surround, supported by five hooked steel rods (1.5 m), around a tree in which a koala was found resting during the daytime. Also...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 27 October 2020
... an extreme psychological effect on farmers. Trappers are the thin steel line that stands between conservation and agriculture, the meat in the sandwich. The meat that is often stretched far too thin to adequately service the landscape. Public land managers, their staff, they wear the brunt of frustrated dog...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 404–406.
Published: 01 May 2020
... have gone to extreme levels to avoid theft of cameras, to the point where they re in steel posts concreted into the ground a metre to stop their grinders. They re just too smart. Every time we do something, they outsmart us. So, camouflaging is one option, but if you re working on a road it s very...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 747–749.
Published: 20 October 2011
... transmitter (Titley Electronics) that becomes activated upon closure of the trap door, thus allowing several traps to be monitored remotely and concurrently. The use of a fence-based technique to capture koalas was first described by Hasegawa and Carrick (1995) who utilized a galvanized corrugated steel...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 462–467.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., E. 1997. Relative risk in the news media: a quantification of misrepresentation. American Journal of Public Health 87: 842-845. Glasgow, K.M., Bateman-Steel, C.R., Pope, B. and Ferson, M.J. 2018. The right kind of viral: boosted Facebook advertisements for health protection messages. The Medical...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 117–126.
Published: 02 June 2014
... is located immediately adjacent to a popular tourist walking track and had a steel mesh barrier constructed across the cave entrance in 2009 to exclude human access and protect Aboriginal axe grinding grooves within the cave from vandalism or inadvertent damage. Cave 6 had a cathedral-like shape with a high...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 12 July 2021
... and the Western Australian Museum. Attard, C.R., Beheregaray, L.B., Jenner, C., Gill, P., Jenner, M., Morrice, M., Bannister, J., LeDuc, R. & Möller, L. 2010. Barlow, D.R., Torres, L.G., Hodge, K.B., Steel, D., Baker, Genetic diversity and structure of blue whales (Balaenoptera C.S., Chandler, T.E., Bott, N...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 171–182.
Published: 01 January 2016
... being monitored for 21 years between 1969 and 1996, and seven years between 2009 and 2015. From 1969 to 1994, breeding females were trapped in their nest hollows, and individually marked with a stainless steel leg band (Figure 2). Up to 1976 they were also marked with a stainless steel patagial tag...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 404–412.
Published: 28 January 2014
... to clear long near-straight paths to install long drift fences with numerous pits (Friend 1984; Webb 1999), single pits with their associated drift fences, were trialled. The centre of each site was marked with a 1.8m steel post (Figure 2) to allow easy site establishment and subsequent relocation. Six...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 21 (1): 75–84.
Published: 17 March 2014
... enters each pond through a 2.0 mm mesh stainless steel screen after passing along a 0.9 m wide concrete raceway, the base of which is at a tidal level of 1.4 m above Indian Spring Low Water (Fig. 1 ). In each pond the average daily tidal water exchange (through 2.0 mm steel mesh screens) is approximately...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 409–413.
Published: 01 September 2018
... for seven nights in April, 2011, at the entrance of bare-nosed wombat burrows as part of a larger study of wombat sarcoptic mange (reviewed in Old et al. 2017). The cameras were secured to upright steel star pickets driven into the ground approximately 1.5 m directly in front of each burrow entrance...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (3): 349–354.
Published: 14 March 2013
... and Construction Behaviour. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Hansell, M. H. 2005. Animal Architecture. Oxford University Press, Oxford. Higgins, P. J., Peter, J. M. and Steele, W. K. (eds 2001. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds. (Vol. 5) Oxford University Press, Oxford. Marks, J...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 246–251.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... and Gilpin, M. 1991. Metapopulation dynamics: brief history and conceptual domain. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 42: 3-16. Metapopulation dynamics: brief history and conceptual domain Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 42 3 16 Higgins, P.J., Peter, J.M. and Steele, W.K. (eds...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 57–67.
Published: 01 December 2017
... animals is so long, but the list of creatures whose flesh we regularly eat is so short? Herzog draws on Jared Diamond s (1997) book Guns, germs and steel , who points out that while most animals are edible, few are good prospects for large-scale agricultural production. Of the 5,096 mammal species world...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 432–434.
Published: 14 October 2011
... 1981 3 Mook 1921 1 Letts 1987 3 Densmore 1981 1 Worrell 1952 1 Onions 1987 3 King and Burke 1989 2aBustard 1970 1 Whitehead 1987 3 Ross 1989 1 Alchin 1972 1 Burbidge 1987 2a Steel 1989 1 Johnson 1973 1 Walsh 1989 3 Thorbjarnarson 1992 1 Cogger 1975 1 Willis 1990 1 Grigg 1976 1 Molnar 1990 1 Taplin 1978...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 458–462.
Published: 20 October 2011
...: 0.2 mm) and air-dried before being deployed. In the field, three mesocosms were constructed by pushing the PVC pipes into the sediment to a depth of 5 cm. The sediment surrounding each mesocosm was removed and a thin steel plate was inserted underneath the pipe to isolate the sediment in the mesocosm...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 288–293.
Published: 14 April 2015
... Society of America. Clinical Infectious Diseases 43(9): 1089-1134. http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/508667 Young, S., Skerratt, L.F., Mendez, D., Speare, R., Berger, L., and Steele, M. 2012. Using community surveillance data to differentiate between emerging and endemic amphibian diseases. Diseases...