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Threat Abatement Plan for Competition and Land Degradation by Feral Rabbits

Biodiversity Group Environment Australia, 1999
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Anon. (1997) The impact of RCD in Autumn. Report to ARMCANZ and ANZECC from the RCD Monitoring and Surveillance Program.

Anon. (1998) The impact of RCD in Winter report to ARMCANZ and ANZECC from the RCD Monitoring and Surveillance Program.

Armstrong, P. (1982) Rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) on islands: a case study of successful colonisation. Journal of Biogeography 9: 353-362.

Auld, T.D. (1990) Regeneration in populations of the arid zone plants Acacia carnei and A. oswaldi. Proceedings of the Ecological Society of Australia 16:267-72

Backhouse, G., Beardsell, C., Tonkinson, D. & French, G. (1998) Recovery Plan for the Charming Spider-orchid Caladenia amoena 1998-2002. Department of Natural Resources and Environment, Melbourne.

Baker-Gabb, D. J. (1983) The breeding ecology of twelve species of diurnal raptor in north-western Victoria. Australian Wildlife Research 10: 145-160.

Baker-Gabb, D.J. and Steele W.K. (1996) Monitoring the relative abundance, distribution and movements of Australian birds of Prey. Report to the Australian Nature Conservation Agency, Canberra.

Barnes, A. D. (1983) Explosives for destroying rabbit warrens. Agfact A9.0.8, Department of New South Wales Agriculture, New South Wales.

Bates, R. (1994) Recovery Plan for Caladenia gladiolata, the Bayonet spider orchid. Department of Environment & Land Management, SA

Bates, R. (1996). Recovery Plan for White Spider orchid Caladenia rigida R. Rogers. Department of Environment & Natural Resources, SA.

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Benshemesh, J. (1998) National Recovery Plan for Malleefowl. Threatened Species Network South Australia.

Blyth, J. (1996) Night Parrot (Pezoporus occidentalis) Interim Recovery Plan For Western Australia 1996 to 1998. Threatened Species and Communities Unit, Department of Conservation and Land Management. WA.

Braysher, M. (1993) Managing vertebrate pests: principles and strategies. Bureau of Resource Sciences, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

Broome, L.S. (1996) Draft Recovery Plan for the Mountain Pygmy-possum (Burramys parvus) in New South Wales. New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service, Snowy Mountains Region.

Brothers, N. P., Eberhard, I. E., Copson, G. R., and Skira, I. J. (1982) Control of rabbits on Macquarie Island by myxomatosis. Australian Wildlife Research 9: 477-485.

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Catling, P. C. (1988) Similarities and contrasts in the diets of foxes, Vulpes vulpes, and cats, Felis catus, relative to fluctuating prey populations and drought. Australian Wildlife Research 15: 307-317.

Caughley, G. (1989) Plant-Herbivore Interactions. In The Future of New Zealand’s Wild Animals. A.E. Newton (ed) New Zealand Deer Stalkers Association. pp 51-52.

Clancy, T.F. (1994). Recovery Plan for the Bridled Nailtail Wallaby (Onychogalea fraenata) 1995-1997. Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, Canberra.

Cooke, B. D. (1981) Rabbit control and the conservation of native mallee vegetation on roadsides in South Australia. Australian Wildlife Research 8: 627-636.

Cooke, B. D. (1983) Changes in the age structure and size of populations of wild rabbits in South Australia, following the introduction of European rabbit fleas, Spilopsyllus cuniculi (Dale), as vectors of myxomatosis. Australian Wildlife Research 10: 105-120.

Cooke, B. D. (1987) The effects of rabbit grazing on regeneration of she-oaks, Allocasuarina verticilliata and saltwater ti-trees, Melaleuca halmaturorum, in the Coorong National Park, South Australia. Australian Journal of Ecology 13: 11-20.

Cooke, B. D. (1993) Integrated control of rabbits. Pp 14-17 in B. D. Cooke ed, Australian Rabbit Control Conference, Adelaide, 1993. Anti-Rabbit Research Foundation of Australia.

Cooke, B.D. (1996) Analysis of the Spread of Rabbit Calicivirus from Wardang Island through Mainland Australia. A report prepared for the Meat Research Corporation, October 1996. Project CS.236

Crisp, M. D. (1978) Demography and survival under grazing of three Australian semi-desert shrubs. Oikos 30: 520-528.

Croft, J. D. (1990) The impact of rabbits on sheep production. MSc thesis, University of New South Wales, Sydney.

Crosbie, S. F., Laas, F. J., Godfrey, M. E. R., Williams, J. M., and Moore, D. S. (1986) A field assessment of the anticoagulant brodifacoum against rabbits, Oryctolagus cuniculus. Australian Wildlife Research 13: 189-195.

Dawson, T. J. and Ellis, B. A. (1979) Comparison of the diets of yellow-footed rock-wallabies and sympatric herbivores in western New South Wales. Australian Wildlife Research 6: 245-254.

Dunsmore, J. D. and Price, W. J. (1972) A non-winter epizootic of myxomatosis in subalpine south-eastern Australia. Australian Journal of Zoology 20: 405-409.

Eason, C. T. (1993) The acute toxicity of cholecalciferol to the European rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus. Wildlife Research 20: 173-176.

Eason, C. T. and Jolly, S. E. (1993) Anticoagulant effects of pindone in the rabbit and Australian Brushtail possum. Wildlife Research 20: 371-374.

Eason, C. T. and Spurr, E. B. (1995) Review of the toxicity and impacts of brodifacoum on non-target wildlife in New Zealand: New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 22, 371-379

Fenner, F. and Ratcliffe, J. (1965) Myxomatosis. Pp. 205-39 in: H.V. Thompson and C.M. King, eds, The Rabbit in Britain, France and Australasia: the Ecology of a Successful Coloniser. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Flux, J. E. C. and Fullagar, P. J. (1992) World distribution of the rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus, on islands. Mammal Review 22: 151-205.

Fullagar, P. J. (1977) Observations on myxomatosis in a rabbit population with immune adults. Australian Wildlife Research 4: 263-280.

Gilbert, N., Ayers, K., Cooke, B. D., Dunsmore, J. D., Fullagar, P. J., Gibe, J. A., King, D. R., Parr, I., Wheeler, S. H., and Wood, D. H. (1987) Comparative dynamics of Australasian rabbit populations. Australian Wildlife Research 14: 491-503.

Greg, D. A., House C., Meyer, R., and Berringer, M. (1991) Viral haemorrhagic disease of rabbits in Mexico: epidemiology and viral characterisation. Revue Scientifique et Technique O.I.E. 10: 435-451.

Gregory, G.C. (1991) Perception of pain with 1080 poisoning. Proceedings of the Australian Vertebrate Pest Control Conference. 9:300-302

Griffith, S.J. (1996) Draft Species Recovery Plan Theism austral. NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

Hall, L. S. and Myers, K. (1978) Variations in the microclimate in rabbit warrens in semi-arid New South Wales. Australian Journal of Ecology 3: 187-194.

Hansard (1997) Written reply to a Senate estimates committee question taken on notice.

Hayward, J. S. and Lisson, P. A. (1978) Carbon dioxide tolerance of rabbits and its relation to burrow fumigation. Australian Wildlife Research 5: 253-261.

Henzell, R. (1991) Rabbits, feral goats, mulga and rangelands stability. Proceedings of the Australian Vertebrate Pest Conference 9:18-21

Hill, F.A.R. (1991) A Research Recovery Plan for the Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby Petrogale penicillata penicillata (Gray 1825), in south-eastern Australia. Department of Conservation and Environment, Victoria for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, Canberra.

Hill, J., Carr, G., Pritchard, A., Govanstone, A. & Backhouse, G. (1998) Recovery Plan for Mellblom's Spider-orchid Caladenia hastata 1998-2002. Portland Aluminium and Department of Natural Resources & Environment, Melbourne.

Holland, M. K. and Jackson, R. J. (1994) Virus-vectored immunocontraception for control of wild rabbits: identification of target antigens and construction of recombinant viruses. Reproductive Fertility and Development 6: 631-642.

Holland, E., Kershaw, K. & Brown, A. (1996) Dwarf Spider Orchid (Caladenia bryceana subsp. bryceana ms), Draft Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA.

Holland, E., Kershaw, K. & Brown, A. (1996) Granite Tetratheca (Tetratheca deltoidea), Draft Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management.

Holland, E., Kershaw, K. & Brown, A. (1996) Mogumber Bell (Darwinia carnea) Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA

Holland, E., Kershaw, K. & Brown, A. (1996) Small Flowered Conostylis (Conostylis micrantha) Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA.

Holland, E., Kershaw, K. & Brown, A. (1997) Red Snakebush (Hemiandra gardneri) Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA

Hollis, G.J. (1997) Recovery Plan for the Baw Baw Frog (Philoria frosti) 1997-2001. Department of Natural Resources and Environment for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, Canberra.

Jusaitis, M. (1994) Recovery Plans Prostanthera eurybioides, Pterostylis arenicola, Acacia cretacea, Pultenaea trichophylla. Black Hill Flora Centre, SA

Kelly, A.E. and Coates, D.J. (1995) Rose Mallee Recovery Plan. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA.

Kershaw, K., Holland, E. & Brown, A. (1996) Elegant Spider Orchid (Caladenia elegans ms), Interim Recovery Plan 1996 - 1999. Department of Conservation & Land Management, WA

Korn, T. and Hosie, R. (1988) Effective rabbit control. Agfact A9.0.11, Department of Agriculture New South Wales.

Kovaliski, J. (1998) Monitoring the spread of rabbit haemorrhagic disease as a new biological agent for control of wild European rabbits. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 34(3).

Lange, R. T. and Graham, C. R. (1983) Rabbits and the failure of regeneration in Australian arid zone Acacia. Australian Journal of Ecology 8: 377-381.

Leighton, F. A., Artois, M., Capucci, L., Gavier-Widen, D., and J.-P. Morisse. (1995) Antibody response to rabbit viral hemorrhagic disease virus in red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) consuming livers of infected rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 31: 541-544.

Lenghaus, C. (1993) Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease: Assessing the Potential of a New Virus to Control Wild Rabbits in Australia. Pp 18-22 in B.D. Cooke ed Australian Rabbit Control Conference. 2-3 April 1993. Anti-rabbit Research Foundation of Australia.

Lim, L. (1992). Recovery Plan for the Kowari, Dasyuroides byrnei Spencer, 1896 (Marsupialia, Dasyuridae). South Australian and Queensland National Parks and Wildlife Service for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, Canberra.

Marcato, P. S., Benazzi, C., Vecchi, G., Galeotti, M., Della Salda, L., Sarli, G., and Lucidi, P. (1991) Clinical and pathological features of viral haemorrhagic disease of rabbits and the European brown hare syndrome. Revue Scientifique et Technique O.I.E. 10: 371-392.

Martin, G. R., Sutherland, J. R., Robertson, I. D., Kirkpatrick, W. E., King, D. R., and Hood, P. J. (1991) Assessment of the potential toxicity of a poison for rabbits, pindone (2-pivalyl-1, 3-indandione), to domestic animals. Australian Veterinary Journal 68: 241-243.

Martin, G. R., Kirkpatrick, W. E., King, D. R., Robertson, I. D., Hood, P. J., and Sutherland, J. R. (1994) Assessment of the potential toxicity of an anticoagulant, pindone (2-pivalyl-1, 3- indandione), to some Australian birds. Wildlife Research 21: 85-93.

Martin, W. and Sobey, W. (1983) Improvement of seabird nesting habitat on Bowen Island, New South Wales by eradication of rabbits. Corella 7: 40.

Mason, J. (1989) Rabbit disease in Mexico. Foreign Animal Disease Report 17: 8-9.

Masters, P. and Baker, Lynn (1996) Recovery Plan for Mulgara Species: Dasycercus cristicauda and Dasycercus hillieri. Parks and Wildlife Commission of the Northern Territory for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia.

Matthes, M. & Nash, S. (1993) Cynanchum elegans: Conservation Research Statement and Species Recovery Plan. NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

McIlroy, J. C. (1983) The sensitivity of Australian animals to 1080 poison V. The sensitivity of feral pigs, Sus scrofa, to 1080 and its implications for poisoning campaigns. Australian Wildlife Research 10: 139-148.

McIlroy, J. C. and Gifford, E. J. (1991) Effects of non-target animal populations of a rabbit trail-baiting campaign with 1080 poison. Wildlife Research 18: 315-325.

McIlroy, J. C. and Gifford, E. J. (1992) Secondary poisoning hazards associated with 1080-treated carrot-baiting campaigns against rabbits, Oryctolagus cuniculus. Wildlife Research 19: 629-641.

McKillop, I. G. and Wilson, C. J. (1987) Effectiveness of fences to exclude European rabbits from crops. Wildlife Society Bulletin 15: 394-401.

McManus, T. J. (1979) Seabird Islands No. 72. St Helens Island Tasmania. Corella 3: 52-54.

Mead, R. J., Feldwick, M. G., and Bunn, J. T. (1991) 1,3-Difluoro-2-propanol: a potential replacement for 1080 in fauna management programs in Australia. Wildlife Research 18: 27-37.

Mitchell, M. et al. (1997) Shy Feather Flower (Verticordia fimbrilepissubsp. fimbrilepis) Interim Recovery Plan 1997-2000. Department of Conservation and Land Management.

Morisse, J. P., Le Gall, G., and Boilletot, E. (1991) Hepatitis of viral origin in Leporidae: introduction and aetiological hypotheses. Revue Scientifique et Technique O.I.E. 10: 283-295.

Morris (1996) Economic impact of RCD. Unpublished report for the Bureau of Resource Sciences from Agricultural Economics Branch. Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Canberra.

Morris, K., Speldewinde, P. and Orell, P. (1997). Djoongari (Shark Bay Mouse) Recovery Plan. Western Australian Wildlife Research Centre, Department of Conservation and Land Management for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, Canberra.

Morris, K.D., (1985) Feral animal control on WA islands. Pp 105-111 in: Australia and New Zealand: Nature Conservation Values and Management, ed. By Andrew Burbidge.

Muston, R. & von Krusenstierna, A. (1994) Conservation Research Statement and Species Recovery Plan Pterostylis gibbosa. NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service.

Mutze, G.J., Linton, V. and Powell, D. (1995) Changes in grazing patterns, range condition and soil erosion following rabbit control in semi-arid South Australia: pp203-206, 10th Australian Vertebrate Pest Control Conference, Proceedings, Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Hobart.

Mutze, G., Cooke, B. and Alexander, P. 1998(a). The initial impact of rabbit haemorrhagic disease on European rabbit populations in South Australia. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 33:221-227.

Mutze, G., Linton, V. and Greenfield, B 1998(b). The impact of rabbit calicivirus disease on the flora and fauna of the Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Proceedings of the Australian Vertebrate Pest Conference 11:153-158.

Myers, K. Marshall, I.D. and Fenner, F. (1954) Studies on the epidemiology of infectious myxomatosis of rabbits III Observations on two succeeding epizootics in Australian wild rabbits on the Riverine Plain of south-eastern Australia 1951-1953. Journal of Hygiene 52: 337-60.

Myers, K. and Bults, H. G. (1977) Observations on changes in the quality of food eaten by the wild rabbit. Australian Journal of Ecology 2: 215-229.

Myers, K., Parer, I. and Richardson, B. J. (1989) Leporidae. Pp. 917-931 In: Fauna of Australia, eds. D. W. Walton and B. J. Richardson, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra, Vol. 1B.

NCCAW (1992) Vertebrate Pest Control and Animal Welfare. A report of the National Consultative Committee on Animal Welfare, DPIE, Canberra.

Newsome, A. E., Catling, P. C., and Corbett, L. K. (1983) The feeding ecology of the dingo II. Dietary and numerical relationships with fluctuating prey populations in south-eastern Australia. Australian Journal of Ecology 8: 345-366

Newsome, A.E., Parer, I. And Catling, P. C. (1989) Prolonged prey suppression by carnivores - predator removal experiments. Oecologia 78, 458-467

Newsome, A. (1991) Feral Cats:an overview. In The impact of cats on native wildlife, ed. C.Potter. ANPWS, Canberra, pp. 7-13

Newsome, A., Pech, R., Smyth, R., Banks, P., and Dickman, C. (1997) Potential impacts on Australian native fauna or rabbit calicivirus disease. Report to the Australian Nature Conservation Agency, Canberra.

Norman, F. I. (1988) Long-term effects of rabbit reduction on Rabbit Island Wilson’s Promontory Victoria. Victorian Naturalist 105: 136-141.

Oliver, A. J., Wheeler, S. H., and Gooding, C. D. (1982) Field evaluation of 1080 and pindone oat bait, and the possible decline in effectiveness of poison baiting for the control of the rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus. Australian Wildlife Research 9: 125-134.

Olsen, P.D. and Marples, T.G. (1992) Alteration of clutch size of raptors in response to a change in prey availability: evidence from control of a broad-scale rabbit infestation. Wildlife Research 19:129-35

Orange-bellied Parrot Recovery Team (1998). Orange-bellied Parrot Recovery Plan 1998 - 2002. Parks & Wildlife Service.

Orell, P. and Morris, K. (1994) Chuditch Recovery Plan 1992 - 2001. Western Australian Wildlife Research Centre, Department of Conservation and Land Management for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, Canberra.

Papenfus, D., Brown, A. & Bunny, F. (1996) McCutcheons Grevillea (Grevillea maccutcheonii) Draft Interim Recovery Plan, 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA.

Papenfus, D., Brown, A. & Bunny, F. (1996) Northampton Midget Greenhood (Pterostylis sp. (Northampton)), Draft Interim Recovery Plan, 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA

Papenfus, D., Brown, A. & Bunny, F. (1996) Three Springs Daviesia (Daviesia bursarioides) Draft Interim Recovery Plan. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA.

Papenfus, D., Brown, A. and Bunny, F. (1996) Sargent's Smakebush (Hemiandra rutilans), Interim Recovery Plan 1996 - 1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management.

Papenfus, D., Brown, A. & Bunny, F. (1997) Bussells Spider Orchid (Caladenia busselliana ms), Draft Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999. Department of Conservation & Land Management, WA

Papenfus, D., Brown, A. & Bunny, F. (1997) Dunsborough Spider Orchid (Caladenia viridescens ms), interim recovery plan 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management

Papenfus, D., Brown, A. & Bunny, F. (1997). Silky Eremophila (Eremophila nivea) Draft Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management

Parer, I. and Libke, J. A. (1985). Distribution of rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus, Warrens in relation to soil type. Australian Wildlife Research 12: 387-405.

Parer, I., Conolly, D. and Sobey, W.R. (1985). Myxomatosis: The effects of annual introduction of an immunizing strain and a highly virulent strain of myxoma virus into rabbit populations at Urana N.S.W. Australian Wildlife Research 12:407-23

Parer, I. and Parker, B. S. (1986). Recolonisation by rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) after warren destruction in western New South Wales. Australian Rangeland Journal 8: 150-152.

Parer, I. and Korn, T. J. (1989) Seasonal incidence of myxomatosis in New South Wales. Australian Wildlife Research 16: 563-568.

Parer, I. (1991) Epidemiology of myxomatosis. Pp. 43-79 in: B.J. Coman and J.H. Arundel, eds Rabbit Control. Australian Wool Corporation, Melbourne.

Parer, I. and Milkovits, G. (1994) Recolonisation by rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) after warren ripping or warren fumigation. The Rangeland Journal 16: 51-63.

Parer, I., Sobey, W. R., Conolly, D., and Morton, R. (1995) Sire transmission of acquired resistance to myxomatosis. Australian Journal of Zoology 43: 459-465.

Parkes, J., Henzell R. and Pickles G. (1996) Managing Vertebrate Pests: Feral Goats. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

Priddel, D. and Carlile, N. (1996) Recovery Plan for Gould's Petrel (Pterodroma leucoptera) National Parks and Wildlife Service for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, Canberra.

Priddel, D., Carlile, N., Davey, C., and Fullagar, P. (1995) The status of Gould’s petrel, Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera, on Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales. Wildlife Research 22: 601-610.

Ramsay, B. J. (1994) Commercial use of wild animals in Australian. Bureau of Resource Sciences, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

Reid, J. R. W., Kerle, J. A., and Morton, S. R. (1993) Uluru fauna : The distribution and abundance of vertebrate fauna of Uluru (Ayers Rock-Mount Olga) National Park, N.T. Kowari 4. Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service, Canberra.

Rendel, J. M. (1971) Myxomatosis in the Australian rabbit population. Search 2: 89-94.

Richmond, G. & Coates, D. (1995) Population dynamics, seed biology and conservation of six endangered Eremophila species. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA.

Robinson, A. J. and Holland, M. K. (1995) Testing the concept of virally vectored immunosterilisation for the control of wild rabbit and fox populations in Australia. Australian Veterinary Journal 72: 65-68.

Rodak, .L, Smid, B., and Valicek, L. (1991) Application of control measures against viral haemorrhagic disease of rabbits in the Czech and Slovak Federal Republic. Revue Scientifique et Technique O.I.E. 10: 513-524.

Rose, B. (1995) Land management issues: attitudes and perceptions amongst Aboriginal people of central Australia. Central Land Council, Alice Springs.

Rossetto, M., Dixon, K.W., Atkins, K. & Coates, D.J. (1995). Recovery of the Corrigin Grevillea (Grevillea scapigera) Kings Park and Botanic Garden, WA.

Russell, G. and Pope, S. (1993) Ethics and control. Pp 35-41 in B. D. Cooke ed, Australian Rabbit Control Conference, Adelaide, 1993. Anti-Rabbit Research Foundation of Australia.

Short, J. and Turner, B. (1993). Reintroduction of the Burrowing Bettong (Bettongia lesueur) to Heirisson Prong, Shark Bay, Western Bay, Western Australia. CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, Canberra.

Sobey, W. R. and Conolly, D. (1986) Myxomatosis: non-genetic aspects of resistance to myxomatosis in rabbits, Oryctolagus cuniculus. Australian Wildlife Research 13: 177-187.

Southgate, R. (1997) Recovery Plan for the Greater Bilby (Macrotis lagotis). Parks & Wildlife of the Northern Territory for Threatened Species and Communities Section, Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia.

Stace, H. & Coates, D.J. (1991). Recovery Plan for the Matchstick Banksia (Banksia cuneata). Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA.

Stack, G. & Brown, A. (1997) Yornaning Wattle (Acacia insolita subsp. recurva), Interim Recovery Plan, 1997-1999. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA

Stack, G., Holland, E., Kershaw, K., Brown, A. (1997). Kundip Wattle (Acacia rhamphophylla) Interim Recovery Plan 1997-2000. Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA

Stodart, E. and Parer, I. (1988) Colonisation of Australia by the rabbit. CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology Project Report No. 6

Taylor, R. H. (1979) How the Macquarie Island parakeet became extinct. N.Z. J. Ecol., 2, 42-5.

Tatnell, W.A. and March, N.A.P. (1991) Rabbits in semi-arid rangelands-land systems, land degradation and sustainability. Proceedings of the Australian Vertebrate Pest Control Conference 9:29-32.

Thompson, J. A. and Fleming, P. J. S. (1994). Evaluation of the efficacy of 1080 poisoning of red foxes using visitation to non-toxic baits as an index of fox abundance. Wildlife Research 21: 27-39.

Thomson, P. C. (1986). The effectiveness of aerial baiting for the control of dingoes in north-western Australia. Australian Wildlife Research 13: 165-176.

Trout, R. C. (1996). Monitoring the rate of spread of calicivirus in wild rabbit populations on farmland in southern England. Final report to ANZRCP. MAFF, Central Science Laboratory, Worplesdon, England.

Twigg, L.E. and King, D.R. (1991) The impact of fluoroacetate-bearing vegetation on the Australian fauna: a review. Oikos 61:412-30

Tyndale-Biscoe, C. H. (1991). Fertility control in wildlife. Reproductive Fertility and Development 3: 339-343.

Tyndale-Biscoe, C. H. (1994). Virus-vectored immunocontraception of feral mammals. Reproductive Fertility and Development 6: 281-287.

Villafuerte, R., Calvete, C., Gortazar, C., and Moreno, S. (1994). First epizootic of rabbit hemorrhagic disease in free living populations of Oryctolagus cuniculus at Donana National Park, Spain. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 30: 176-179.

Wheeler, S. H., King, D. R., and Robinson, M. H. (1981). Habitat utlization by the European rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus (L.), as determined by radio-tracking. Australian Wildlife Research 8: 581-588.

Williams, C. K., Moore, R. J., and Robbins, S. J. (1990). Genetic resistance to myxomatosis in Australian wild rabbits, Oryctolagus cuniculus. Australian Journal of Zoology 38: 697-703.

Williams, C. K. and Moore, R. J. (1991). Inheritance of acquired immunity to myxomatosis. Australian Journal of Zoology 39: 307-311.

Williams, C. K. and Moore R. J. (1995). Effectiveness and cost-efficiency of control for the wild rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus (L.), by combinations of poisoning, ripping, fumigation and maintenance fumigation. Wildlife Research 22: 253-269.

Williams,C. K., Parer, I., Coman, B. J., Burley, J., and Braysher, M. L. (1995). Managing vertebrate pests: rabbits. Bureau of Resource Sciences/ CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

Williams, C.K. and Twigg, L.E. (1996). Responses of wild rabbit populations to imposed sterility. In R.B. Floyd, A.W. Sheppard and P.J. De Barro (eds) Frontiers of Population Biology. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 532-547

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