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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 58–59.
Published: 01 June 1990
...: an inland view S. R. Morton CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology, P.O. Box 2111, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871 The interior of Australia is a land of soil deficiencies. If it isn't lack of nutrients that dominates biological activ- ity in a particular inland environment, then it's lack of soil...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 59–60.
Published: 01 June 1990
... settlement on the vertebrate animals of arid Australia: a conceptual model. Proc. Ecol. Soc. Aust. 16: 201-13. RECHER, H. F., 1990. Wildlife conservation in Australia: state of the nation. Aust. Zoo/. 26: 5-11. Wildlife conservation in Australia: the view of a marine ecologist Pat Hutchings Australian Museum...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 59–60.
Published: 01 June 1990
... settlement on the vertebrate animals of arid Australia: a conceptual model. Proc. Ecol. Soc. Aust. 16: 201-13. RECHER, H. F., 1990. Wildlife conservation in Australia: state of the nation. Aust. Zoo/. 26: 5-11. Wildlife conservation in Australia: the view of a marine ecologist Pat Hutchings Australian Museum...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.009
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... The experiencing of wildlife by tourists has become the business of wildlife tourism (WT). Essentially, this is about increasing the probability of positive encounters with wildlife for visitors whilst protecting the wildlife resource. There is a wide range of species, habitats, methods...
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (3): 702–718.
Published: 24 January 2022
... and interviewed about their knowledge and views of wildlife rescue. Users of wildlife rescue services appear to be interested in native animals, highly supportive of wildlife rescue services and willing to contribute to wildlife rescue with time and money. There were notable gaps in their knowledge about wildlife...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.1039
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... In my view, the wildlife in the State Forests of NSW in 2004 has the best and most secure management regime of any production forests in the world. The support for this view is based on the following account. Over the past 30 years I have been directly involved with the management of forest...
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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
10.7882/FS.2012.030
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
... in the psyche of politicians and managers who view science as a business that generates values measured only in dollars. A consequence of this economic world view is a fixation on economic growth rather than ecosystem well-being. The result in Australia is that wildlife research is being left to the states...
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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.2008.029
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... at feeding sites and nutritional problems. Management strategies aim to control access, visitor numbers, the nature and quality of provisioned food and the educational value of the viewing experience. Management styles cater for different circumstances and include wild bird feeding operations, wildlife...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 371–396.
Published: 01 January 2018
... American orientation shows in his next sentence (p xxiii) where he exclaims that is why there are no flocks of passenger pigeons to darken the skies or vast herds of bison on the Great Plains. He adds that is why modern conservationists have viewed protected areas and wildlife protection laws as the key...
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
... Wildlife management is, in our view, as much about education, and managing people's attitudes, as it is about the science of populations of animals. The successful koala management program for Victoria, outlined by Peter Menkhorst, has only been possible because of his firm grasp...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 296–344.
Published: 01 January 2018
... National Parks and Wildlife Service in 1967. Thus, the greater the area of parks and reserves, the greater the number of fauna records and of species. We took the historical view so that research is encouraged and the trajectory of the acquisition of new protected areas can be maintained. This study shows...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 261–266.
Published: 01 June 2017
... that a day of dangerous zoological ideas would stimulate fresh thinking and discussion about how to meet the challenges in using science to help conserve wildlife in the 21st century. While we as editors have a view on what comprises a dangerous idea (and a solid zoological idea), we were most reluctant...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.003
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... conservatives to suggest that valued wildlife could be the only alternative to no wildlife, but if that is the choice then there is no choice. The time has come to stand up to irrational views if they put at risk the long-term future of the natural and cultural things we value. Long-term conservation...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
10.7882/FS.2004.1055
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9
... and the interaction of forestry workers and regulators is valuable in developing an understanding of differing points of view. Wildlife Schools play a continuing role in the management and conservation of forest dependent herpetofauna in forestry areas of NSW and provide an educational avenue for a broad range...
Journal Articles
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.004
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... of wildlife, and this has been incorporated into kangaroo management programs (for leather and meat) by most Australian governments. Despite all these positives, the low price of kangaroo meat, which has still not found the place it deserves on the international game meat market, is a major impediment...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
10.7882/FS.2012.022
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-6-7
... - a disease causing infertility - had been established as being present in the Gunnedah population. The likely spread of this disease throughout the Gunnedah koala population presents a further challenge to wildlife managers in the context of a changing climate. The potential indirect effects of global...