Over the years research staff employed by the Government of Western Australia have produced many papers on the Western Australian flora and fauna.
Research dating back to 1896 is available and represents the first database of the research conducted on Western Australia's flora, fauna and forest since the establishment of Government in the 1890s.
Research by the following departments and agencies is available:
Journal articles, books, unpublished reports, abstracts, 16 mm films, videos, slides, CDs and ephemeral items such as posters, pamphlets and wall charts have all been included.
As this bibliography is on Western Australian flora and fauna by staff of the Department of Environment and Conservation and its predecessors, papers and reports on topics such as general departmental management, sheep, wheat, commercial marine fisheries, trout, etc. have been excluded. Also excluded are papers by staff of other Government departments and authorities such as the Western Australian Museum.
Most of the titles in this database can be found within the catalogue of the Conservation Science Library.
Burbidge AA (1969). 24049 Lake Barker Reserve. Department of Fisheries and Fauna, Western Australia, 8 p.
Burbidge AA (1969). Some of the problems of fauna conservation on reserves. Department of Fisheries and Fauna, Western Australia, Fauna Bulletin 3(1), pp. 6–8
State Herbarium, Western Australia (1962). Notes on bee trees. State Herbarium, Western Australia, 79 p.
Smith GG, Marchant NG (1961). A census of aquatic plants of Western Australia. Western Australian Naturalist 8, pp. 5–17
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