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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.037
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... Important freshwater systems found in arid areas range from springs to waterholes and rivers. Periods of extreme aridity in the Pleistocene, especially during the last glacial period, resulted in the drying of most freshwater systems apart from a few permanent water holes and artesian springs...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 593–607.
Published: 16 October 2020
... of waterholes, soaks, river systems and aquifers. This paper follows the path of the ancient dingo, tracing how, as a cultural keystone species, dingoes have shaped human society and belief systems, encouraging cultures of reciprocity and laws of protection for vital resources. Post-colonization...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 217–222.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., it is postulated that reduced access to water might become a regular challenge for this crab species. With more data the IUCN Red List status (Least concern) for this species might need further review. © 2016 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2016 tropical rivers waterholes freshwater crabs...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.046
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... of weir pools. In contrast, A. jacksoni was typically found in permanently flowing water, with large populations in the Barwon-Darling River and a patchy distribution in waterholes of the Culgoa and Birrie rivers. It was absent from sections of channel that dry during droughts and elsewhere had a strong...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 239–244.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Gornersall was told by his mother that during the 1902 drought when Hedlow Creek was only a few waterholes, dingoes would run through the water to muddy it up to catch the fish that came to the surface. As a school boy from 1904-1914 Garn Hatch remembers regular very heavy storm activity from October until...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 92–109.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Comments on the Society's breeding survey 1982-1983. Bird Keep. Aust. 27: 117-18. Comments on the Society's breeding survey 1982-1983 Bird Keep. Aust. 27 117 18 Evans, S. M. and Bougher, A. R., 1987. The abundance of Estrildid finches at waterholes in the Kimberley (W.A.). Emu 87: 124-27...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 599–618.
Published: 20 October 2011
...) White and Mason A P P E N D IX 1 ET18 Widdalion Creek Floodplain Elliott Traps Nil ET19 Widdalion Waterhole Elliott Traps 6 Zyzomys argurus ET20 Dry Gap Elliott Traps 3 Zyzomys argurus ET21 Hiatus T1* Elliott Traps Nil ET22 Price is Right T2* Elliott Traps Nil ET23 Price is Right T3* Elliott Traps Nil...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 256–262.
Published: 05 June 2014
... Queensland, we had the opportunity to survey freshwater crabs at a second study area at Dingo Beach, 60km south of Bowen. At this site, we used the same four baited traps to survey a series of three waterholes over a 100m reach with the data pooled to a single natural site (site 6; Fig. 2b); each waterhole...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (3): 351–357.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... The capture of three specimens at 1.5 m above the ground near Mt. Isa was probably due to the bats coming in to drink at a nearby waterhole. At Cape Tribulation, S. f.auiuentris were observed flying a metre or so above the mangroves and occasionally close to the water surface. On several occasions an aerial...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 459–466.
Published: 09 October 2020
... running away when I appeared at a waterhole. In addition, there was a small mob of feral 2021 AuZstoraolilaongist volume 41 (3) 459 Emmott goats descendants from escaped milking goats. There were around 20 30 in the 1990s which were breeding. I regularly saw foxes and cats and their tracks at this time...
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Australian Zoologist (2016) 38 (2): 147–160.
Published: 01 January 2016
... and amphibians of Yarrigan National Park 2016 151 Australian Zoologist volume 38 (2) annulata. Most frog species were found at both waterholes and along roads at night, with the exception of Crinia signifera (recorded calling by day from an inundated grassy area on the eastern edge of the park) and Uperoleia...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 251–264.
Published: 14 October 2011
... al. 2005). Feral camel impacts are already translating into degradation of culturally significant areas. At Uluru- Kata Tjuta National Park, NT, traditional owners and National Park Rangers have had to install cable fencing to exclude camels from significant waterholes (Bertram et al. 2007). In other...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 22 (3): 1–9.
Published: 17 March 2014
... in the vicinity of riffles and the more densely vegetated creek edges. Litoria peronii. Peron's Tree Frog. Common along Mumbulla Creek, Murrah River, and around temporary waterholes in the eastern part of Mumbulla State Forest. Usually heard during rainy, warm evenings calling from low shrubs on the verge...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 430–456.
Published: 01 June 2017
... was then washed off in a sacred waterhole, from where it flowed down the Murrah River to become, it was believed, the little hairy people (Max Harrison pers. comm. 2002 in Opit 2008). Colin Isaacs, who grew up on the La Perouse Aboriginal reserve, stated that two species of primate-like animal were very well...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 25 (3): 68–70.
Published: 17 March 2014
... Aestivation in the Australian Freshwater Crocodile? Bryan Walshl 'Consewation Commission of the Northern Territoly, P.O. Box 496, Palmerston, N.T. 0831 INTRODUCTION Stranding of Australian freshwater crocodiles, Crocodylus johnstoni, in drying waterholes or river beds has been reported frequently to fauna...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 194–199.
Published: 30 September 2020
...). Fingers are unwebbed and toes are slightly webbed (Hoskin et al. 2015). Cyclorana maini occurs on both clay and sandy soil in open grassland, claypans, arid woodland, and breeds in ephemeral creeks, rivers, marshes and waterholes (Hoskin et al. 2015; Anstis 2017). They surface in large numbers after heavy...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 201–205.
Published: 16 September 2014
... Eucalyptus camaldulensis and a drying waterhole. (December 2013) Figure 4. Myall Acacia pendula woodland with young recruits with dense foliage among the adult trees and a ground cover of standing dead grass and chenopods. (J.E. Taylor December 2013) 204 AustralZiaoonlogist 2014 APPENDIX 1 Reporting rates...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 31–38.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of these animals were really in animals that have absolutely been hammered and are no enormous numbers, maybe due to waterholes or whatever, longer with us. compared to their natural level. Whereas with fish, case by case, we were talking about fish that have been fished PAT HUTCHINGS: I think on that slightly...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 1–8.
Published: 04 October 2011
... s petrel on the forest floor. Photo, N. Carlile Adult Gould s petrel head detail. Photo, N. Carlile. The Paroo River consists of a string of waterholes that make up the main channel and wide floodplain of floodplain eucalypts (coolibah Eucalyptus coolabah and yapunyah trees E. ocropholia). Photo...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 656–662.
Published: 01 June 2020
... that didn t miss a thing, constantly Henry Lawson have written about them; we are all darting from one scene to another. Their fingers were terrified by the bunyips that are known to lurk in yellowed from decades of rolling their own fags with quiet waterholes in the outback; many of us waste Tally Ho...