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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (1): 143–144.
Published: 14 March 2023
...Vera Weisbecker Book Review Book Review Opossums An Adaptive Radiation of New World Marsupials by Robert Voss and Sharon Jansa John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland, USA $96.00 DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2023.009 Published: 14 March 2023 The marsupial radiation...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (4): 801–802.
Published: 07 July 2021
...Daniel J. Bickel The Invertebrate World of Australia's Subtropical Rainforests Geoff Williams Hardback| September 2020 | $A 195.00 ISBN: 978|4863|2917 | 392 pages | 270 x 210 mm Publisher: CSIRO Publishing Book Review The Invertebrate World of Australia s Subtropical Rainforests Geoff...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 75–91.
Published: 01 January 2019
...% of the island has been cleared of vegetation, mainly about the settlement in the north (Figures 1 and 2), with the remainder currently dominated by oceanic rainforest (Keith 2004). The Lord Howe Island Group of islands, comprising the main island and small outliers, was listed on the UNESCO World Heritage...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (2): 228–256.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Paul Adam ABSTRACT The thirtieth anniversary of the nomination of New South Wales rainforests for World Heritage listing provided an opportunity to reflect on the process by which the nomination came about. I discuss the development of ideas about ‘heritage’, as it applies to the natural...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 39 (1): 57–67.
Published: 01 December 2017
... to feed the growing human population of the world, there is a corresponding adverse impact on the native animal life of the planet. For example, the UK Government s Foresight report (UK 2011) on The Future of Food and Farming: Challenges and Choices for Global Sustainability recognises the importance...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (1): 108–118.
Published: 17 March 2014
...G. L. Blackwell Terrestrial mammals are a geologically recent addition to New Zealand ecosystems. However, in a very short space of time, they have become a significant feature of the environment. Introduced mammals form the basis of the country's economy, they provide world-recognised sporting...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 24 (4): 197–204.
Published: 17 March 2014
...C. R. Tidemann A survey of the mammal fauna of the Willandra Lakes World Heritage region, New South Wales C. R. Tidemann Department of Zoology, Australian National University G.P.O. Box 4, Canberra, A.C.T. 2601 Present address: Department of Forestry, Australian National University, G.P.O. Box 4...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 39–47.
Published: 17 March 2014
...J. F. Whitehouse ADAMS, A. B. (ed), 1964. First World Conference on National Parks. US Government Printing Office: Washington, DC. First World Conference on National Parks ELLIOT, H. (ed), 1974. Second World Conference on National Parks: Yellowstone and Grand Teton National...
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Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1024–1032.
Published: 29 January 2012
... cities. G. holbrooki flourished, but no reports were made of any apparent ecological problems arising from its introduction. World War II and the advent of the war in the Pacific resulted in heavy Allied troop movements between mainland Australia, New Guinea and the Pacific Islands. Malaria began to take...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 876–883.
Published: 20 October 2011
... to understand the threat this invasion may pose to the unique biodiversity of this World Heritage Area and attempt to mitigate the threat. Alford, R.A., L. Schwarzkopf, G. Brown, B. Phillips, and Shine, R. 2006. Characteristics of Bufo marinus in old and recently established populations. In Molloy, K.L...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
10.7882/FS.2010.008
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... The Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area (GBMWHA) is biologically diverse, including many unique and rare plants and animals as well as varied ecosystems. It also contains a large body of rock art - drawings, paintings, stencils, prints and engravings - in rock shelters and on rock...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1999
10.7882/RZSNSW.1999.053
EISBN: 0-9586085-1-2
... The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area is one of largest and least inhabited of the world heritage areas where natural processes and ecological systems can continue to occur in a relatively undisturbed state. It provides important habitat for 13 invertebrate species listed under...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 1993
10.7882/RZSNSW.1993.024
EISBN: 0-9599951-8-8
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 534–549.
Published: 25 February 2021
.... Gordonc, Mitchell Lyonsa, Anna Feita, Aodan Wilkinsona, & Mike Letnica,b a Centre for Ecosystem Science, UNSW Sydney, 2052, Australia b Evolution and Ecology Research Centre, UNSW Sydney, 2052, Australia c Centre for Biodiversity Dynamics in a Changing World, Aarhus University, Aarhus C, 8000, Denmark...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (1): 120.
Published: 17 March 2014
... to be taken. The reef, as demonstrated by its World Heritage status, should be protected and managed for time immemorial. ACRS supports the context and recommen- dations of the Whitehouse report on GBRMPA and recognizes that steps have been taken to implement a number of the recommendations and to review...