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Numbers of non-burrowing breeding seabirds of the Houtman Abrolhos: 1991-1993 and 1999.

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Category: Issue 4

Author(s): Andrew Burbidge and Phillip Fuller

Counts of non-burrowing seabirds were conducted on 146 islands, islets and rocks in the Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia over 14 days in early summer 1999, using a jet boat. Comparisons with similar counts made in 1991-1993 showed that numbers of breeding pairs increased from 450 000 to 701 000. This difference was due largely to […]


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A note on the diet of the Australian Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles cristatus from near Warren, New South Wales.

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Category: Issue 4

Author(s): Jones


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A survey of road-killed owls in north-eastern New South Wales.

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Category: Issue 4

Author(s): Greg Clancy

All owls found dead along roads were noted as part of a larger survey of road-killed vertebrate fauna in north-eastern New South Wales between February 1978 and December 1999. 197 owls of five species, comprising two hawk owls, genus Ninox, and three masked owls, genus Tyto, were recorded. An average of 9.1 owls/yr was recorded, […]


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