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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (1-2): 3–41.
Published: 17 March 2014
... expanded. Other impacts on aquatic environments include the removal of riparian vegetation and the draining of wetlands, changes of flow regimes, dredging of channels, pollution of water from domestic, industrial and agricultural sources, changes in salinity, eutrophication of wetlands and the over...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 314–325.
Published: 01 December 2019
... number of sightings have been reported from southern Sydney, including six sites where more than one slider has persisted. The incursions at Yeramba Lagoon in the Georges River National Park and the Centennial Parklands have been the most documented, whereas incursions in the Lime Kiln Bay Wetland...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 458–462.
Published: 20 October 2011
..., Climate Change and Water. This work was funded by the Wetland Recovery Program and the Rivers Environmental Restoration Program, both jointly funded by the NSW Government and the Australian Government s Water for the Future-Water Smart Australia Program. The programs aim to arrest the decline of wetlands...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 22 April 2021
... Service and FeralScan. President of the Hunter Valley Combined Wild Dog Association, Frank Bragg said taking these killer dogs out of the system is helping to restore hope in the Zoologist Australian Combining cameras and citizen science to define the distribution and behaviour of dingoes and foxes in...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (2): fmi–fmcliv.
Published: 09 April 2021
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 178–187.
Published: 27 August 2014
...Alan Midgley; Shelley Burgin; Adrian Renshaw While presence/absence of endocrine disruption has been widely observed within polluted wetlands, relatively few data have addressed population level changes for any species. This paper investigated the effects of endocrine disruption on the phenotypic...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 187–197.
Published: 17 March 2014
...S. V. Briggs; S. A. Thornton This study investigated relationships between durations of inundation in River Red Gum wetlands and waterbird breeding, in particular the durations of flooding under nest trees that waterbirds need to breed successfully; and developed guidelines for managing water...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 19–41.
Published: 01 October 2020
... 2008 to allow pipes monitoring until August 2008 when a staff member of to be installed. This resulted in the wetland, encompassing the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage4 (OEH) roost trees used by flying-foxes, drying out. Over time, the camp boundaries gradually shifted and after flying-foxes 4...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 788–809.
Published: 20 October 2011
..., albeit incidentally to other restoration goals. On-going restoration efforts have focussed on modifying hydrological regimes on agricultural land for the control of acid sulphate discharge and creation of fish passage, although most recently a wetland area was purchased by government for nature...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 656–662.
Published: 01 June 2020
... real estate in the 1970s and 1980s suburban house block in this part of inner south- 658 AustralZiaoonlogist volume 40 (4) 2020 Book Review western Sydney! And then I reflect on the types of and the fate of their floodplain wetlands. Likewise, environmental works that Ian outlines in Chapters 8 the way...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 585–604.
Published: 01 June 2020
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 468–476.
Published: 01 May 2020
... in urban greenspaces. Users of the web-app could be land managers seeking to understand the bird diversity in the greenspaces they manage or restoration groups aimed at tracking responses to restoration through time. It is built in a reproducible workflow, allowing anyone to delineate a greenspace...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 675–697.
Published: 01 December 2018
... 2018 Atlas of Living Australia Bell Miner Cumberland Bird Observers Club Rainbow Lorikeet remnant woodland restoration threatened species 2018 675 Australian Zoologist volume 39 (4) Theme Edition: The critical value of long-term field studies and datasets Introduction There have been many...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 280–295.
Published: 01 January 2018
... incentives (such as biodiversity farming or payments for artificial water source and ephemeral wetland management), cross–boundary and cross– agency collaboration policies, and new legislative instruments. Accounting for the movements of nomadic species and incorporating new approaches to integrated land...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 329–357.
Published: 01 December 2019
... carefully honed 30 years of whale research into selected experiences, re-encountered in The Secret Life of Whales. Understanding the elegant patterns of our natural world and documenting the consequences of human activities and global climate change are paramount to the protection and restorations of our...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 36–40.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... For example, in the New South Wales, ACT and Victorian alpine national parks there continue to be calls for a cull of brumbies to save the alpine wetlands from trampling and other damage effects. In 2000 the NSW Parks Agency organised a cull, which resulted in over 600 horses being culled. As a result...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 568–575.
Published: 01 December 2018
... because of predation by foxes (Thompson 1983), and adult mortality is increasing (Spencer and Thompson 2005). Adult turtles frequently become victims of road kill or are killed by foxes as they emerge to nest or disperse throughout wetlands (Spencer and Thompson 2005). Turtles are also struck by boats...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 257–271.
Published: 01 January 2018
... 1990). The Minister established the scientific committee in 1967 to advise him on the optimum sample of the various ecosystems throughout the State which should be reserved for scientific purposes from those lands still essentially in the natural state, or capable of being restored to something...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 214–227.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., 2007; Bishop et al. 2011), drought and climate change (Wardell Johnson et al. 2004; Wardell Johnson et al. 2011), flood mitigation and dam building (Garnett et al. 2011), drainage of swamps and wetlands (Maxwell et al. 1996), salinisation (Garnett et al. 2011), decline of food sources (Blakers et al...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
... species (Figure 3) that roosts in Reserve Area Type % Of Reserved Area Owl Landscape 35.5% Rainforest 28.3% Drainage 24.0% High Conservation Value Old Growth 17.5% Ridge & Headwater 5.3% Rare Non Commercial 1.6% Rock 1.4% Wetland 0.7% Heath 0.1% Other 7.1% Table 3. Lower North East IFOA region break down...