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Australian Zoologist (2012) 36 (1): 1–4.
Published: 07 September 2012
...Lisa Cawthen; Markus Utesch; Nina Koch; Sarah Munks Riparian zones are an important habitat for a range of bat species and, as a consequence, understanding whether land use practices such as timber harvesting influence their use is important for conservation and management. This small-scale study...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.040
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
.... Prescriptions advised by specialists were generally incorporated into timber harvesting plans. However, post-harvest assessment of 10 operation areas (nine on private and one on State forest) containing high or medium quality habitat suggested that implementation of prescriptions on the ground was not effective...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.026
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... of minimal acceptable standards and tolerance limits for environmental damage caused by timber harvesting, to prevent the conversion of natural forests to tree farms by intensification of harvesting practice. With inclusion of these modifications, forest policy in Victoria will have much to offer...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
... or informal conservation reserves. State Forests which comprise 1.55 million hectares or 30% of the public estate within the coastal IFOA regions in New South Wales are managed for a variety of reasons including timber production, recreation, and conservation. While commonly associated with timber harvesting...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.015
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... sclerophyll habitats were under-represented in National Parks in SEQ prior to the Forest Agreement (at 9% of pre-European extent) and remain so relative to other habitat types (at 20% of pre-European extent). Timber harvesting had traditionally been practised using the relatively conservative single-tree...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 443–448.
Published: 01 September 2018
... decline, as are other hollow-dependent species such as the Greater Glider Petauroides volans . In light of this, it is clear that Victoria needs to substantially change native forest timber harvesting practices as well as improve its efforts to conserve Leadbeater's Possum and the Mountain Ash forests...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.033
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
..., blackbutt dominated regrowth native forests with a low tree species diversity. Trees of 40-80 cm dbh and stands with more than three koala food tree species per survey plot (50 by 50 m) were preferred. Historical timber harvesting practices involving low intensity harvesting of large diameter stems were...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.049
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... and unmerchantable trees on harvested stands. These strategies reduce the risk to hollow-dependent fauna from timber harvesting. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.014
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... forests is uncertain. Flexible management strategies are required to curb the trend towards fragmentation and to ensure the continued viability of forest age-classes that are many times older than those planned for under the proposed timber harvesting rotation periods. A proposed scheme of Regional...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 559–567.
Published: 01 December 2018
... changes resulting from management practices, such as timber harvesting or fire. Law concludes with the observation that improved technology has led to major advances in the study of bats, and firmly asserts that the degree of difficulty is no longer a reason to avoid studying bats. Plenary sessions were...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.050
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... spatial variations in habitat. Timber harvesting had no significant impacts on total invertebrate abundance and richness. Only 5 of the 35 taxa studied, Blattodea, Coleoptera, Diptera, Hemiptera and Orthoptera, were significantly affected, with Blattodea being the most severely affected. At the level...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 658–668.
Published: 01 December 2018
...-existent for bats. Such data are vital for understanding climate change impacts and other environmental changes resulting from management practices, such as timber harvesting or fire, because of the complex and dynamic ecological processes that pervade long-lived systems like forests (Law et al. 2016...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (4): 441–460.
Published: 19 September 2013
... in Eucalyptus trees: a case-study in the montane forests of Victoria, southeastern Australia. Forest Ecology and Management 60: 77-104. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0378-1127(93)90024-H Lindenmayer, D. B. 1994. The impacts of timber harvesting on arboreal marsupials at different spatial scales and its...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 329.
Published: 17 March 2014
... habitat. However, the location of M. australis in a tree hollow indicates that timber harvesting and land clearance may also affect roost sites at certain times of the year. Hence it is considered important that the frequency of tree hollow usage by M. australis at different times of the year...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 529–547.
Published: 01 June 2020
... 17 species were assessed by Traill and Duncan (2000) as data deficient, some of which may also prove to be in decline. Production forests in eastern Australia s woodland regions have been modified by repeated harvesting for firewood, construction timber and other timber products (Robinson and Traill...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 337–344.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Nattrass, A. E. O. and Ingram, G. J. 1993. New records of the rare Green-thighed Frog. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 33: 348. New records of the rare Green-thighed Frog Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 33 348 NPWS. 1997. Conservation protocols for timber harvesting on state forests...
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
... species, nutrient inputs and by harvesting of timber and other resources. The effects of these alterations on waterbirds vary with species and the type of alteration. Habitats of some species have probably been enhanced, while those of others have degraded. Waterbirds appear to have coped with the changes...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 241–253.
Published: 11 November 2020
... Parks where no hunting occurs and there is limited human access. An alternative prediction was there would be more detections in wood production forests where timber harvesting has fragmented the forest including a more extensive road network for movement and landscapes have more edges which may provide...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 110–117.
Published: 17 March 2014
...). There is a paucity of detailed information available, particularly on the time required for foraging habitat to recover and which species are most affected by timber harvesting. The Conondale Ranges (100 kilometres to the north of Brisbane) has been logged for removed late last century. Recent surveys have revealed...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 27 (1-2): 28–35.
Published: 17 March 2014
... falls within State Forest destined to be harvested on a 40-80 year rotation cycle. The main concern with the species' survival is the decline of suit- able hollow-bearing trees due to natural attrition and the activities of timber harvesting. The suwa l of Lead- beater's Possum will be heavily dependent...