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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
10.7882/FS.2003.008
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
... The commercial whale watching industry has experienced a rapid expansion in Australia in recent years, often outpacing regulatory development. While whale watching has the potential to provide a number of benefits to the community, industry and animals, these benefits come at the risk of over...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.025
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... management system. The benefits of this type of integrated and holistic approach are widely recognised but rarely adopted in the management of whale-watching. This study examines both the human and animal dimensions of whale-watching by incorporating both social and biological sciences. A framework...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.032
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... a subject that shows just how fast matters are changing. He entitled his paper, “Can I touch that frog?” He asked, “With limited exposure to the natural world will future generations still be prepared to defend global ecosystems?” From the gentle approach of whale-watching and the attention to seals...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 794–802.
Published: 12 July 2021
... off Sydney occurred on 21 August 2014 (Figure 2, Table 1), four nautical miles off Long-Reef, Sydney, where an individual was seen travelling north (Whale Watching Sydney). Previous individual blue whale sightings off Sydney were recorded in July 2013 from Cape Solander, south of Sydney (Figure 2...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/9780980327229
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2003
10.7882/9780958608565
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-6-5
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Australian Zoologist (2024)
Published: 26 January 2024
.... 2022. How Big Is That Manta Ray? A Novel and Non-Invasive Method for Measuring Reef Manta Rays Using Small Drones. Drones 6(3): 63. httpsdoi. org/10.3390/drones6030063 Sprogis, K.R., Holman, D., Arranz, P., and Christiansen, F. 2023. Effects of whale-watching activities on southern right whales...
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Australian Zoologist (2004) 32 (4): 640–646.
Published: 01 December 2004
... watching the water hoping that I might get a glimpse of the Twofold Bay killer whales. Unfortunately I have just missed out on seeing them on a couple of occasions. Killer whales began abandoning Twofold Bay in the late 1800s and are now rarely seen is southern NSW waters. In 1840 there were as many as 30...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 1–8.
Published: 04 October 2011
... of the group, with a whale watch study team at Point Solander in Kamay Botany Bay National Park. Photo, DECCW. National Parks reflections 6 2009AustralianZoologist volume 35 (1) A P P E N D IX 1 Dr Mark Ooi counting fruit on a mature Grevillea caleyi plant Photo, T. Auld. Dr Tony Auld examining a Grevillea...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 42 (4): 1–1062.
Published: 03 April 2023
... Whale Research 15 July Fitzroy Reef, QLD Centre), Whale watching tour. Capt. Luke Price, fishing charter The James Cook 13 Aug Snapper Island, QLD Ron, Trish, Jesse & Taiya Steineck from the Sailing Cat Scuttlebug 14 Aug Green Island, QLD 17 Aug Cape Cleveland, QLD Cairns Whale Watching vessels...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): fmi–fmcliii.
Published: 07 December 2021
... from video stills, it appears that these two sightings are of two different blue whales. Prior to this, the last known blue whale sighting off Sydney occurred on 21 August 2014 (Figure 2, Table 1), four nautical miles off Long-Reef, Sydney, where an individual was seen travelling north (Whale Watching...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 478–493.
Published: 28 January 2014
... in reading this book. Congratulations to Jackie Kerin and Peter Gouldthorpe. Adele Haythornthwaite, University of Sydney and RZS NSW Councillor 484 Whitley awards Australian Zoologist volume 36 (4) 2013 This is a story of a whale and human adventure. The story commences with divers watching Whale Sharks...
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Australian Zoologist (2024)
Published: 24 January 2024
... (Fountain and McDonald 2023) (right). Courtesy of the Australian Wildlife Society. as birdwatching (Randler 2023) and whale-watching (Cisneros-Montemayor et al. 2010). Biodiversity-themed media A broad range of media focused on ecology and wildlife conservation exists in the form of magazines (Clucas et al...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 590–609.
Published: 01 September 2017
... time for a quick historical interlude. From 1892 to 1906 the Curator of Fishes here at the Australian Museum was a man named Edgar Ravenswood Waite. Incidentally, it was around the time that Waite finished his employment here that the whale skeleton above your heads was installed. Anyway, Waite left...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
10.7882/MMA.1998
EISBN: 0959995145
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 128–145.
Published: 14 October 2011
... (pictured), then a lecturer in the Zoology Department at UQ, and I had stood on this high bank the previous evening and watched Queensland Lungfish spawning Lungfish eggs retrieved from the weed bed the following morning Claude Lenfant and Kjell Johansen (right) visited UQ in 1965 from the University...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 148–156.
Published: 17 March 2014
... conservation initiatives, to protect whales, and to better manage world fisheries. Australia participates in all of these initiatives. In many, such as the protection of whales and the Antarctic, it is a leader. There is much that is good, but, despite the progress, there is much that must be done. Not only...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 29 (3-4): 255–257.
Published: 17 March 2014
... in the cluttered hardware shop drinking thick coffee and watching the children play in the brown swirl. I met a German geologist - an old Kalimantan hand - who told me about illegal logging and illegal mining. Gold panners carry big bottles of mercury along the river banks; sometimes they spill. Eventually we made...