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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 393–407.
Published: 14 October 2011
... management plan for the growling grass frog Litoria raniformis, Pakenham, Victoria. Unpublished report prepared for VicRoads by Biosis Research Pty. Ltd. Parris, K.M. 2006. Urban amphibian assemblages as metacommunities. Journal of Animal Ecology 75: 757-764. Urban amphibian assemblages...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.082
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... predators from branches being used by a dominant herbivore on E. botryoides, Doratifera casta (Lepidoptera: Limacodidae). The declining state of urban remnants may be linked to a disruption of ecological processes associated with the loss of species from higher trophic levels, releasing herbivore...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 468–476.
Published: 01 May 2020
...., species richness) for these urban greenspaces. Citizen science projects are continuously improving our understanding of ecology at broad temporal and spatial scales. But, many conservation-relevant decisions are idiosyncratic and made at small management scales (e.g., local government). Given a general...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 306–314.
Published: 17 March 2014
... nature urban ecology urban wildlife nature conservation political ecology sociology of nature public attitudes ABC n.d. WildWatch Australia. Australian Broadcasting Commission, Natural History Unit, http://www.abc.net.au/wildwatch/archive/default.htm, accessed 06/06/2005. http...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 80–85.
Published: 01 October 2020
... associated with estuarine mosquitoes. Key words: Aedes vigilax, urban ecology, wetland rehabilitation, adaptive management DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2020.014 Introduction fringes of metropolitan regions, increasing consideration is being given to strategies to assess and mitigate health Australia has...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.089
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... In 1998 we commenced the first formal study of the Little Penguin Eudyptula minor population in Sydney Harbour. Prior to this study there was limited and inaccurate information about the population's size and distribution, and no information relating to the breeding biology or foraging ecology...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 95–101.
Published: 21 March 2014
... detected on the outer edges of crevices. Survey results expand baseline information and inform future decisions aimed at promoting biodiversity in remnant bushland. Habitat fragmentation remnant bushland saxicolous lizard Sydney Metropolitan Area urban ecology Abramsky, Z. and Tracy...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 513–519.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Catherine J. Price; Peter B. Banks ABSTRACT Despite their conspicuousness within urban environments, the ecology of commensal species is poorly understood. Urban environments are thought to provide abundant foraging and shelter resources for commensal species such as Black Rats Rattus rattus...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.092
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.095
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... the development of conflicts between wild deer and people. Disagreement and politics among the wild deer stakeholder groups and a lack of knowledge of deer ecology, impacts and management techniques by government agency land managers continues to impede the effective management of urban deer populations...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608572
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.080
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... Shale Forest as Endangered Ecological Communities under the Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 will support koala conservation in the Campbelltown area, but impacts such as altered fire regimes, mortalities from vehicles and dogs, weeds, and other impacts from urban areas must also be managed. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.086
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... of the ecology (diet, habitat, nest sites, roost sites, breeding success) of these species in the Sydney region. The Powerful Owl is widely distributed, albeit at very low population density, throughout the outer suburbs of the greater metropolitan area, particularly where these suburbs adjoin substantial areas...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 December 2017
...: The Ought-Ecology of Ferals: An Emerging Dialogue in Invasion Biology and Animal Studies Anna Wilson1, David Wilson2 & Libby Robin3,4 1 Birdlife Australia, 05/60 Leicester St, Carlton, Victoria, 3053 Australia. abottlefullofrain@gmail.com 2 121 Gingell St, Castlemaine, Victoria, 3450 Australia. djdwilson...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 192–200.
Published: 07 February 2013
... of koalas in fragmented rural-urban landscapes. Austral Ecology 31: 529-544. Testing alternative models for the conservation of koalas in fragmented rural-urban landscapes Austral Ecology 31 529 544 Phillips, S.S. 2000. Tree species preferences of the Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) as a basis...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 369–378.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Nicholas Smith This paper looks at recent efforts to replace the Easter Bunny with the Easter Bilby as a means to explore shifts in ideological constructions of the Australian biophysical environment. The ecological debate concerning what belongs in this landscape (and what doesn't) is examined...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 19 July 2021
... on wildlife behaviour and efficacy in busy urban environments. © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 Road ecology roadkill mitigation eastern grey kangaroo urbanisation conservation threatened species, urban wildlife ABSTRACTVirtual fencing as a wildlife-vehicle collision...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 283–290.
Published: 14 October 2011
... currently occupied by Pale-headed Snakes (Urban et al. 2007). We thus suggest that further, more detailed studies on the ecology and conservation status of Pale-headed Snakes deserve high priority. Acknowledgements The project was conducted under NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service Scientific...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 565–574.
Published: 01 June 2020
... and Murray (1996) examined characteristics on the ecology of the Masked Owl in a mosaic of fragmented urban bushland. These authors described Figure 2. Frequency of owl detection in the breeding territory from seven breeding season monitoring periods (May- Sept) before (n=1), during (n=2) and after habitat...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 288–293.
Published: 14 April 2015
...-0813.1975.tb06901.x Doube, B.M. 1979. Seasonal patterns of abundance and host relationships of the Australian paralysis tick, Ixodes holocyclus Neumann (Acarina: Ixodidae), in southeastern Queensland. Australian Journal of Ecology 4(4): 345-360. http://dx.doi. org/10.1111/j.1442-9993.1979.tb01564.x...