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Selected longevity records for Bridled Terns Sterna anaethetus breeding on Penguin Island, Western Australia

Category: Issue 3
Author(s): Dunlop, Pedelty
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In south-western Australia Bridled Terns Sterna anaethetus are a breeding migrant normally arriving at their nesting colonies on numerous offshore islands in early October and departing in early April. The terns breeding in this region ‘winter’ offshore in the north-west Sulawesi Sea between 4º and 7ºN (Dunlop and Johnstone 1994; Dunlop and Rippey 2006).

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Population size and breeding success of Gould’s Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera on Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales: 1996-97 to 2005-06

Category: Issue 3
Author(s): David Priddel, Nicholas Carlile
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Gould’s Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera breeds only on Cabbage Tree and Boondelbah islands at the entrance to Port Stephens, New South Wales. Annual surveys to estimate population size and reproductive output of the colony on Cabbage Tree Island, where more than 96 per cent of the population nest, have been conducted since 1989–90. In the […]

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Nicolas Baudin Island, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia

Category: Issue 3
Author(s): Peter Shaughnessy, Terry Dennis
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The island was incorporated into the South Australian reserves system as the Nicolas Baudin Island Conservation Park in January 2003, with the intertidal and marine parts of the reserve declared a Prohibited Area to provide greater sanctity for breeding areas of the Australian Sea-lion colony (SA Government Gazette 16 January 2003). During 2002, it was […]

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