Month: December 2017

Dr Eric Woehler 1Birdlife Tasmania, , Australia Abstract Tasmania is a refuge for many species of Australia’s beach-nesting birds. With significant proportions of several species, conservation based on science-based management of coastal areas is critical. Three case studies are presented...
  • December 19, 2017
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Dr Eric Woehler1, Dr Philippa Agnew2, Regi Broeren1, Jill Jones1, Peter Vertigan1 1Birdlife Tasmania, , Australia, 2Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony, Oamaru, New Zealand Abstract Little Penguins are a significant focus for commercial and non-commercial tourism throughout southern Australia and New...
  • December 19, 2017
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Dr Eric Woehler1 1Birdlife Tasmania, , Australia Abstract The distribution, abundance and population trends of resident shorebirds in Tasmania are critical for their conservation and management. Breeding population surveys of sandy beaches around Tasmania since the late 1990s provide the...
  • December 19, 2017
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Dr Perviz Marker1, Professor Mark  Hindell2, A/Prof Alastair Richardson3 1University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia, 2IMAS, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia, 3School of Zoology, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia Abstract Many seabirds breed colonially. These colonies are usually positioned to minimise...
  • December 19, 2017
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Joanne Ludbrook1 1Curtin University, Perth, Australia, 2Peron Naturaliste Partnership, Mandurah, Australia Abstract This research is a community focused coastal climate change study; it will show how community coastal values can be identified and incorporated into coastal hazard risk management and...
  • December 19, 2017
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Dr Kerrie Foxwell-Norton1, Ms Anne Leitch1 1Griffith Centre For Social And Cultural Research, Griffith University, Australia, Bogangar, Australia Abstract Our paper presents preliminary results of a targeted project that examined climate change communication and community engagement initiatives in a Queensland...
  • December 19, 2017
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Miss Joanne Ludbrook, Mr Craig  Perry 1Peron Naturaliste Partnership, Falcon, Australia Abstract The Peron Naturaliste Partnership is collaboration of nine local governments working together in a regional approach to coastal climate change adaptation from Cape Peron to Cape Naturaliste in...
  • December 19, 2017
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Ms Liz Johnstone1, Ms Siân Willmott1 1AECOM, Melbourne, Australia Abstract High performance buildings and assets are essential for our future cities. The decisions we make today will determine how ready we are for the future – particularly in the face...
  • December 19, 2017
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Ms Asha McNeill1, Dr Julian Clifton1,2, Professor Euan Harvey3 1University Of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia, 2University of Chester, Chester, United Kingdom, 3Curtin University, Bentley, Australia Abstract To address declining marine ecosystem health and biodiversity, governing bodies must employ policy to...
  • December 19, 2017
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Ms Linda Durham1 1Natural Resources Adelaide & Mt Lofty Ranges, Eastwood, Australia Abstract In 2014 the coastal gardens planting guide project was initiated by the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board to address priorirtes in its coastal...
  • December 19, 2017
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