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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (2): 114.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Marianne Cochrane A new Director for Taronga The new Director of Taronga and Western Plains Zoos, Dr John Ke&, took up his position on October 12,1987. The U S would like to welcome him to his posftion, and thought that our members might be interested to know a little about his background...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 291–296.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Michael McFadden; Simon Duffy; Peter Harlow; Dion Hobcroft; Candice Webb; Georgia Ward-Fear The Green and Golden Bell Frog Litoria aurea is a threatened species, having declined greatly in abundance throughout its range in recent decades. In 1994, Taronga Zoo, Sydney, established a captive...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1990.020
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.004
EISBN: 0959995145
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.005
EISBN: 0959995145
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.006
EISBN: 0959995145
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 25 August 2020
... Taronga Institute of Science and Learning, Taronga Conservation Society Australia, Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo, NSW 2830, Australia * Corresponding author: School of Human Health and Social Sciences, Central Queensland University Australia (Adelaide Campus), 44 Greenhill Road, Wayville, South...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 364–378.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., Sydney, Australia. 4 Taronga Institute of Science and Learning, Taronga Conservation Society Australia, Sydney, NSW 2088, Australia 5 Nelson Bay Golf Club, 57 Dowling St, Nelson Bay, NSW, 2315. 6 The Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia. * Corresponding author...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 26 (3-4): 144–148.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., these top four topics demonstrate a consistent preference for ecologically-based viewpoints on contemporary conservation matters. A high degree of interest was shown in articles on Taronga/Western Plains Zoo (62%), fauna survey (60%). features taking up an entire edition, e.g., Riversleigh fossils (54...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (3): 349–354.
Published: 14 March 2013
... habitat clearance. As part of recovery plans aimed toward reintroduction to the wild, both species are part of an intensive captive breeding program being conducted at a number of institutions, including Taronga Zoo, Sydney. These honeyeaters incorporate arthropod silk into their nests, as has been...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 361–372.
Published: 14 October 2011
... translocated approximately 9,000 captive-bred tadpoles from Taronga Zoo into these habitat areas over 7 years. This program has not led to the establishment of a self-sustaining population of the Green and Golden Bell Frog at Long Reef Golf Course and must therefore be considered unsuccessful. It has had...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.009
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... and apparently bizarre biota that engaged these early colonists. This is even more remarkable, given that the colony was initially established as a penal settlement. A brief history of each of the scientific societies is given as well as the development of the Royal Botanical Gardens and Taronga Zoo in Sydney...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 58–73.
Published: 01 October 2020
... after their mother was Council, Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty killed by a domestic cat. Photos, M. Mo. to Animals NSW and Taronga Conservation Society Australia and endorsed by the NSW Animal Welfare Advisory Council. This code of practice is accompanied by corresponding codes of practice...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2008.022
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... needs of the animals. This paper outlines the initiatives that the Taronga Conservation Society Australia has taken to find the balance. ...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 74–79.
Published: 01 October 2020
... as a potential match for & xiv) on display at the zoo until 12th October 1918, the male in the Judd photograph. when Mrs. Roberts sold MRB xiii to the Taronga Zoo in Sydney (Guiler, 1986, p.152). The Taronga male had been The female in the background of Judd s photograph is captured near Tyenna by the bushman...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 499–504.
Published: 01 September 2017
... a pathway for the establishment of Corn Snake (Elaphe guttata) populations in Australia? Michael S. McFadden1, Philip Topham1 and Peter S. Harlow1 1Herpetofauna Division, Taronga Conservation Society Australia, PO Box 20, Mosman, NSW, 2088, Australia, email: mmcfadden@zoo.nsw.gov.au A BS TR A CT The exotic...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 97–101.
Published: 17 March 2014
... STRAIN, R., 1991. Beauty and the Beasts. A history of Taronga Zoo, Western Plains Zoo and their antecedents. Surrey Beatty & Sons: Chipping Norton. Beauty and the Beasts. A history of Taronga Zoo, Western Plains Zoo and their antecedents SYDNEY DAILY TELEGRAPH, 1885a. Shipping. 16/10/1885, p...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 229–237.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Ronald Strahan Later History of the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales Ronald Strahan, FRZS The Australian Museum In the first art of this overview (Strahan RELATIONS WITH TARONGA ZOO 1992), I dealt with events between 1852 and 1912. In brief, the attempt to form a zoological...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 315–330.
Published: 14 October 2011
... of the Peramelemorphia. Materials and methods Animals Nine sexually mature male Queensland Macrotis lagotis (2 - 5y) were used during the course of this study from September 2000 to August 2007. Five animals (B1 - B5) were part of a captive breeding program based at Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo, NSW and four were...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 235–244.
Published: 14 October 2011