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Tree hollows and wildlife conservation in Australia / Philip Gibbons and David Lindenmayer
Bib ID 107479
Format BookBook
Author
Gibbons, P. (Phillip)
 
Description Collingwood, VIC : CSIRO Publishing, c2002 
vii, p. 211 : front., ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0643067051 (paperback)
Summary

This work is an account of the hollow-dependent fauna of Australia, and introduces a considerable amount of new data on development of hollows, selection by fauna, pests and introduced species, and artificial hollows.

Full contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The hollow-using fauna of Australia
  • 3. The evolution of hollow use
  • 4. Hollow formation
  • 5. The inventory of hollows and hollow-bearing trees
  • 6. The selection of hollows by fauna
  • 7. Hollow numbers and fauna populations
  • 8. Perpetuating hollows
  • 9. Pest and introduced species that use hollows
  • 10. The role of nest boxes in research and management
 
Notes

Bibliography: p. 182-202.

Index

Subjects Tree cavities -- Australia.  |  Forest animals -- Australia -- Identification.  |  Forest conservation -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Lindenmayer, David  |  CSIRO Publishing

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