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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (3): 520–533.
Published: 01 September 2018
... counts. The population of eastern grey kangaroos at the developed site had a higher density, spent more time in larger groups, and had an earlier peak activity time than those at the natural site. More vigilance and less feeding were observed at the developed site. A positive relationship between...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 19 July 2021
... that the response of the virtual fence to headlights was affected by road curvature and we identified inconsistencies in the timing and pattern of activation in response to traffic. Behavioural observations showed a significant increase in kangaroo vigilance in response to the acoustic signal of the fence when...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 408–413.
Published: 01 June 2017
... to be vigilant with citation practices to ensure accuracy in reporting of scientific outcomes and we propose an approach to help ensure accuracy in citations. * Corresponding Author: Behavioural Ecology & Conservation Research Group, School of Biological Sciences, Heydon-Laurence Building (A08...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (4): 530–561.
Published: 17 March 2014
... cats. Impacts of these declines on ecosystem processes were likely to have been profound. The applicability of the conceptual model developed is discussed in relation to the early decline of some mammal species in eastern Australia, The need for ongoing, vigilant quarantine to minimise the risk...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 810–821.
Published: 20 October 2011
... to potentially decrease reproductive success. Nest density was positively correlated with distance from the boardwalk. Gulls nesting ≤5 m from the boardwalk were more vigilant towards a stationary investigator than those further away. Tourists walking past breeding gulls stimulated a large increase in intra...
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Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 11 August 2020
.... Bark-howls may function as alarm calls, signalling to receivers to be vigilant. Déaux et al. (2016a) Concatenation of alert and identity segments in dingoes alarm calls. To further investigate the function of bark- howls in dingoes. Aspects studied included behavioural responses to level...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (1): 126.
Published: 02 June 2014
... imperative override scientific warnings? Turvey s chilling rare and heavily praised, while many more attempts were conclusion is that it could. We all have a duty to remain complete failures. Few were perceived as disastrous, and vigilant. these mostly occurred on islands so their devastating impact...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 07 July 2021
... from increased vigilance and as drones (Chapman 2014), they have been applied fleeing responses (Houston et al. 2012), associated effects 2021 AuZstoraolilaongist A Mo & Bonatakis on fitness and body condition (Creel et al. 2002), and to describing using drones in radiotelemetry or locating influences...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 13 April 2021
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 1–2.
Published: 17 March 2014
... vigilant, especially with the cover. An error also occurred in "Is the biodiversity tail wagging the zoological dog?" In the plenary discussion section at the end of the symposium, certain verbal exchanges on page 70 were attributed to Peter Prineas which were not his, and we would like to extend...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 179–185.
Published: 30 September 2020
... and behaviour: Springer Science & Business Media. Treves, A. 2000. Theory and method in studies of vigilance and aggregation. Animal Behaviour 60: 711-722. Turner, G. (2001). Aggregations and basking in gravid female Little Whip Snakes Suta flagellum (Elapidae). Herpetofauna Sydney 31(1): 37-47. Turner, G. S...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 505–517.
Published: 01 September 2017
... its stance from vigilant but unconcerned to high risk and calling for a flying-fox cull. An example of this is the Trainers push for bat cull article published in the Northside Chronicle (Walker 2011, 20 July, p.5). Veterinarians The use of veterinarians as news sources was most prominent...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 420–430.
Published: 17 March 2014
... utilisation and movement patterns of suburban and farm cats Felis catus Ecography 20 271 280 Bednekoff, P.A. and Lima, S.L. 1998. Randomness, chaos and confusion in the study of antipredator vigilance. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 13: 284-287. Randomness, chaos and confusion in the study...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 86–93.
Published: 01 October 2020
.... and Vigilant, L. 2015. Detection dog efficacy for Cristescu, R.H., Foley, E., Markula, A., Jackson, G., Jones, D. collecting faecal samples from the critically endangered Cross and Frere, C. 2015. Accuracy and efficiency of detection dogs: River gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli) for genetic censusing. Royal...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 392–403.
Published: 01 May 2020
.... A device of this kind will be a valuable tool in programs where vigilance by managers is constrained by resources or when maintenance visits to sites are difficult, and could provide continuous toxic bait delivery during programs to provide sustained control. Autonomous Gate Trap/Remote Recognition...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 292–300.
Published: 17 March 2014
... on charts but new obstructions appear year by year and continued vigilance by the pilot is necessary. An additional hazard is posed by rising terrain, particularly with a following wind. Many of the aeronautical implications of low level flight are dealt with in Grigg (1979). Profile flying The necessity...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 251–264.
Published: 14 October 2011
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 755–768.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Vision, dedication and determination at multiple levels Constant vigilance and dedication are needed to maintain a long-term monitoring program within research and policy cultures, which are driven by short-term funding. One of the ways to ensure that this occurs is to create and retain a multi-skilled...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 369–376.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and other mammals will it be prudent to decrease vigilance. LYSSAVIRUS IN AUSTRALIA -WHENCE ANL) WHEN? Australia, partly because of its relative isolation and partly because of its quarantine procedures, has remained free of rabies and many of the other horrific zoonoses that plague much of the rest...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 416–432.
Published: 01 May 2020