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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.032
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... Long-nosed bandicoots Perameles nasuta were thought to have disappeared from inner western Sydney by the mid to late 1960s. This paper documents recent (2002-present) records of long-nosed bandicoots in the urban areas of inner western Sydney, including carcases (n=7), animals live-trapped...
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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
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 236–248.
Published: 14 October 2011
... cubic metres of domestic, commercial and industrial waste. As the industries began to close in the 1980s, nearly 800 ha of land in the geographic centre of Sydney and 14 km from the city centre became available for urban renewal. Early redevelopment plans included two options, depending upon whether...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 306–314.
Published: 17 March 2014
... The Melbourne Times 24 New, T. R. 2000. Conservation Biology: An Introduction for Southern Australia. Oxford University Press, South Melbourne. Conservation Biology: An Introduction for Southern Australia NSW NPWS. 2002. Urban Wildlife Renewal: Growing Conservation in Urban Communities. NSW...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 103–107.
Published: 17 March 2014
... participation of women in all aspects of the management, con- servation and sustainable develop- ment of forests should be actively promoted. 6. (a) All types of forests play an important role in meeting energy requirements through the provision of a renewable source of bio-energy, particularly in developing...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 446–461.
Published: 17 March 2014
...: An Economic Evaluation Jurskis, V. 2001. A review of some techniques used to describe koala habitat and its use by koalas with particular reference to low density populations at Eden. Pp. 71-88 in The Research and Management of Non-Urban Koala Populations. Edited by K. Lyons, A. Melzer, F. Carrick...
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Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 277–281.
Published: 14 April 2015
... renewal reminders. Australian Zoologist continues to fill a niche that no other The breakdown of members into categories is again journal fills. The diversity of papers that we receive and relatively consistent with last year (see table below). publish is outstanding. This last year we have published...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1005–1010.
Published: 29 January 2012
... recognising human impacts upon wilderness, Bulbeck suggests that our understanding of nature as antithetic to the human must be reconfigured. By forging a renewed sense of cross-species kinship, Bulbeck believes that humans might overcome our views of nature as separate from humanity. Such views contribute...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (3): 321–331.
Published: 14 March 2013
.... Editorial: Urban environments: battlegrounds for global sustainability. Environment 45(7), September, 1. Editorial: Urban environments: battlegrounds for global sustainability Environment 45 1 Dorst, John D. 1999.Looking West, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press Looking West...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 640–646.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of Brown's book is that urban sanitation and soil degradation are not separate environmental problems but components of a much larger one. Modern agriculture and sewage disposal are part of a cycle, except that the cycle has become a linear system that threatens to make life very miserable. Brown tracks...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 148–156.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and that New South Wales has yet to produce December 1994 Australian Zoologist, Vol. 29(34) 149 a State Conservation Strategy. Consider the opposition to wilderness protection and the demands from irrigators for yet more water from rivers that have become little more than drains for farm wastes and urban...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 57–67.
Published: 01 December 2017
... pressure on wildlife. The example presented is the farm production of the Greater Cane Rat Thryonomys swinderianus, which can supply urban centres with bushmeat. The final sentence considers that, in rural areas, game ranching can provide regular bushmeat supply to the communities, regulating the market...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 3–16.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., such as sharks, seabirds and starfish. Other fishing/seafood issues that also directly attract consumer attention include the closing of inshore fisheries in peri-urban areas (such as in Port Phillip Bay and Westernport, Vic; Cockburn Sound, WA), bycatch of endangered species, and the pervasive decline...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 85–91.
Published: 01 June 1990
... in the Western Division of New South Wales has renewed interest in chemical and mechanical control methods. On 30 November 1989, The Land newspaper reported the availability of a new, more potent pelletised form of the arboricide "Velpar L", trials of other herbicides at high concentrations using gas-guns...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 449–461.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., the Bellingen Riverwatch program was for turtle recovery and reintroduction launched in May Figure 3. Challenges exist with citizen science such as issues of data aggregation. Renewed effort must be made to ensure all data collected for citizen science is reliable/understood/its limitation recognised. The red...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 27 October 2020
... to dingo predation may differ markedly from those of conservationists and urban residents whose livelihoods are not affected (König et al. 2020). We examine the potential of an established SES framework to address dingo-human conflict in the arid rangelands of Australia and propose a conceptual dingo...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327212
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 112–138.
Published: 17 March 2014
... health than they are about the environment in which they live. It does not help that we are mainly an urban people with little contact with Australia s environment or its biota. Regardless of what the polls say about the environment, a real commitment to sound environmental management does not exist...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 329–374.
Published: 01 June 2017
... can relax. Capitalism will continue to make the world more prosperous. A freer capitalism would bring more prosperity still. If along the way some do much better than others it is a small price to pay. However, as Daly (1982), an urban geographer, discussing property speculation, concluded...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (3): 350–360.
Published: 14 October 2011
... Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis has been identified as one of the main threats affecting L. aurea . Surprisingly, some of the sites in NSW sustaining the largest populations of this species are industrial and urban habitats that are often disturbed and polluted, which could protect L. aurea from chytrid infection...