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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.004
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... Attacks by Australian Magpies Gymnorhina tibicen on humans are among the most common forms of human-wildlife conflict in Australia, especially in suburban environments. Despite the familiarity of these interactions, remarkably little is known about the phenomenon, significantly undermining...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.018
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... by an increase in associated human-wildlife conflicts. In order to provide essential ecological information of the species in this region, a series of studies have been undertaken. The present study attempts to determine the distribution of the Australian White Ibis with respect to six major habitat categories...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 491–510.
Published: 25 August 2020
... recently increased. This is evidenced by several reviews of non-lethal methods that can be said to be working toward improved coexistence. Nevertheless, and despite centuries of conflict, our non-lethal human-wildlife coexistence toolkit remains remarkably deficient. Innovation and evaluation of non-lethal...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 858–863.
Published: 20 October 2011
..., their populations have risen markedly, increasing the potential for conflict between people and crocodiles. In 1994 C. porosus was observed in the freshwater Katherine River for the first time in over twenty years. To reduce the risk of crocodile attacks, the Parks and Wildlife Service of the Northern Territory has...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
10.7882/FS.2010.005
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... and Vietnamese Australians, all of whom have experienced the natural environment in their everyday activities like fishing and making a living. In doing so, they have interacted with each other, often expressing social conflicts through interactions about wildlife and nature regulation. I argue that we cannot...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.048
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... Humane Society International (HSI) is the largest animal protection organisation in the world. One of its campaign focuses in Australia is the Grey-headed Flying-fox. Of concern to HSI are high rates of habitat reduction for the species, and the killing that occurs where they come into conflict...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2001
10.7882/FS.2001.014
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-2-7
.... As journalist Peter Austin explained to the readers of The Land : “The problem is not made any easier for the National Parks and Wildlife Service by the fact that it is required on one hand to protect dingoes on its lands as a native species, while meeting its obligation under the recently amended Rural Lands...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.1022
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... This paper gives an account of the development of fauna conservation as a positive requirement of forest management in the State Forests of New South Wales from the 1970s to the present time. Wildlife management was not part of the forestry curriculum in the 1950s and it was assumed...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
10.7882/FS.2011.028
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... Managing flying-fox camps is an increasing challenge for agencies responsible for managing wildlife and residential communities along the east coast of Australia. Conflict has arisen between humans and flying-foxes when camp sites were established in urban areas or when people have settled close...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 521–533.
Published: 02 February 2021
... of canids. Email: linda.behrendorff@des.qld.gov.au © 2021 Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales 2021 adaptive management aversive conditioning Canis familiaris (dingo) human-wildlife conflict non-lethal control wildlife management Best-practice dingo management: six lessons...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.032
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
... Flying-foxes come into conflict with fruit growers when they raid fruit crops in response to limited native food resources. A standard technique used by fruit growers to deter flying-foxes has been to shoot the animals as they enter the orchard. This activity has been regulated by National Parks...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 9–17.
Published: 04 October 2011
.... Purity and Danger: An Analysis of the Concepts of Pollution and Taboo. Routledge and Kegan Paul, London. Purity and Danger: An Analysis of the Concepts of Pollution and Taboo Herd-Rapp, A. and Goedeke, T. 2005. Mad About Wildlife: Looking at Social Conflict Over Wildlife. Brill, Leiden. Mad...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 18–27.
Published: 04 October 2011
... constructionism for effective wildlife management Australasian Journal of Environmental Management 14 48 57 Knight, J. 2000. Introduction. In Natural Enemies: People- Wildlife Conflicts in Anthropological Perspective, edited by J. Knight. Routledge, London. Natural Enemies: People- Wildlife Conflicts...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (3): 550–567.
Published: 27 October 2020
... empirically. ABSTRACT Key words: Dingoes; carnivores; human-wildlife conflict; practice change; predator management; systems-based approaches. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2020.036 Introduction The influence of apex predators on ecosystems is globally topical (e.g., Ripple et al. 2014; Leo et al. 2019...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.019
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... and facilitated range expansions and/or population increases, leading to a diverse range of conflicts with human interests. Cockatoos (Long-billed Corellas Cacatua tenuirostris , Sulphur-crested Cockatoos C. galerita , Little Corellas C. sanguinea and Galahs C. roseicapilla ) are the cause of much concern...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.034
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... that may preclude it from receiving humane treatment and/or being seen as a resource. Word use, values and wildlife management conflicts project us into the cultural domain of examining the zoology of overabundance. We present a chronology of the convolutions in thinking, decision-making and actions...