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Australian Zoologist (2014) 26 (3-4): 130–141.
Published: 17 March 2014
...Annabelle Andrews This review examines the ecological effects of roads and utility corridors such as powerlines, pipelines, canals and railway lines on undisturbed habitat and native wildlife. Public concern about roads in natural areas is increasing, as shown by the public protests against forest...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 359–370.
Published: 01 January 2018
... non– commercial forest types, rainforest, heath, rock outcrops, steep slopes, wildlife corridors, large forest owl protection areas and species specific exclusion zones. These informal reserves receive legal protection via the State Forest Management Zones (FMZ) across the landscape. These informal...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 379–391.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Acoustic Observatory (A2O), but has not established movement tracking systems for individual terrestrial animals across land and along coastlines. Here, we make the case that the Motus Wildlife Tracking System, an open-source, rapidly expanding cooperative automated radio-tracking global network (Motus...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.025
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... information is urgently required on wildlife corridors, retained habitat, old-growth forests and habitat modelling. Research needs to be at the appropriate scale and many aspects require long-term investigation. This chapter concludes that recent conservation measures are not adequate to protect Victoria’s...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.020
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... changing conditions and habitat may be possible in mountainous areas, but there would be significant barriers to north-south migration in the narrow, densely populated coastal corridor. However, the most pressing threats to Vietnam's wildlife are occurring now, and are hunting, the illegal wildlife trade...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1991.023
EISBN: 0-9599951-5-3
... Strips of retained forest are used to aid fauna conservation in State Forests in several mainland states. Their use has often been justified in terms of maintenance of animal movement and they are thus referred to as wildlife corridors. I argue that it is unlikely that strips of retained forest...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 314–325.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., Rockdale Wetlands Corridor and Audley in the Royal National Park appear to have occurred recently. To date, breeding in southern Sydney has only been confirmed at Yeramba Lagoon. A range of removal techniques have been successfully applied to eradicate isolated incursions in Brisbane and Melbourne. However...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 200–204.
Published: 30 September 2020
... large prey. The available dietary data for adult M. iteratus as large bodied frogs with a large head-width to snout-vent length ratio complements the trend that larger frogs tend Notes on the diet and foraging habits of the Giant Barred Frog Mixophyes iteratus G. Madani Mercenary Wildlife Ecologist, PO...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (3): 477–486.
Published: 01 May 2020
... % probability of koala call detection in an area of low koala density. Comparison with scat surveys at the same sites revealed that detection rates were more than three times greater with acoustic surveys. Technological advances will continue to provide improvements for wildlife survey, and perhaps most...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 04 June 2021
...; Davis and Doherty 2015). The a dark bar across the neck (Cogger 2014; Wilson and resulting habitat remnants, especially those in urban Swan 2017). Primarily saurophagous, the diet largely environments, are typically without natural corridors consists of small lizards, particularly skinks, although that...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (2): fmi–fmcliv.
Published: 09 April 2021
.... Blanchard, and D. Lindenmayer 241 A survey of veterinary professionals about their interactions with free-living native animals and the volunteer wildlife rehabilitation sector in New South Wales, Australia Ron Haering, Vanessa Wilson, Annie Zhuo and Peter Stathis 254 Use of a combined drainage/fauna...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1033–1039.
Published: 29 January 2012
... wiped out from the harbour foreshore by the direct effects of the plague and the indirect effects arising from rat persecution to prevent plague, making the arrival of bubonic plague in the 1900s a disaster for Sydney's foreshore wildlife. If this hypothesis is correct, then future attempts to restore...
Book
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327250
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 565–574.
Published: 01 June 2020
... for the road resulted in a wide (c.100 m) cleared corridor through remnant vegetation (Appendix A). During the habitat loss and disturbance phase one or two owls were observed on 68 of 92 (73.9 %) dusk visits. This high site fidelity continued in the first 22 months after the disturbance with 63 from...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 713–723.
Published: 01 December 2018
... forms part of an important regional wildlife corridor network that links coastal areas to inland highland areas, provides camping and day use recreational opportunities and spectacular views of the coast. Early Opportunistic Surveys Between 1983 and 1994 frog surveys were conducted by the author in...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 529–547.
Published: 01 June 2020
... study were predominantly recorded utilising cypress pine trees. The wildlife habitat value of cypress pines has frequently been under-estimated (Thompson and Eldridge 2005). Five declining woodland bird species were noted using large cypress pines which had been retained intentionally within the harvest...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (2): 180–187.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of the glider and included an estimate of population size and identified a habitat corridor in the Broulee area. The local government then requested concurrence from the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service. A ‘condition of concurrence’ was that a policy be developed by the Local Government...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 256–271.
Published: 01 December 2019
... characterised by the presence of crayfish borrows, a result also found by other researchers (Stauber 2006). The exception was the site in Jervis Bay NP that supports the largest population of frogs. This site is located within tall open Blackbutt Forest and crayfish were absent. Habitat corridors for the frog...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327229
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 57–67.
Published: 01 December 2017
... that agriculture is a major driver of wildlife extinction. In the increasing concern for the animals raised and slaughtered for human food on an industrial scale, the question of the number of species, rather than the number of individuals, hardly ever enters the debate. Yet this is a point of...