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Publications (48)

Departmental Publications (48)

Found 48 items

2016

Thomas N, Burbidge A, Morris K (2016). Montebello renewal: fauna reconstruction and recovery on arid WA islands (ABSTRACT). In Island Arks Symposium IV, Norfolk Island, February 2016 pp. 20–21

2015

Chapman TF, Sims C , Thomas ND, Reinhold L (2015). Assessment of mammal populations on Bernier and Dorre Island 2006-2013. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 56 p.

Marlow NJ, Thomas ND, Williams AAE, Macmahon B, Lawson J, Hitchen Y et al. [Angus J] (2015). Cats (Felis catus) are more abundant and are the dominant predator of woylies (Bettongia penicillata) after sustained fox (Vulpes vulpes) control. Australian Journal of Zoology 63, pp. 18–27

Marlow NJ, Thomas ND, Williams AAE, Macmahon B, Lawson J, Hitchen Y et al. [Angus J] (2015). Lethal 1080 baiting continues to reduce European red fox (Vulpes vulpes) abundance after more than 25 years of continuous use in south-west Western Australia. Ecological Management and Restoration 16, pp. 131–141

Marlow NJ, Williams AAE, Brazell R, Macmahon B, Withnell N, Thomas N et al. [Hamilton N, Fuller P, Asher J] (2015). The development of a toxic 1080 bait, Pro-bait, for fox (Vulpes vulpes) control in Western Australia. Conservation Science Western Australia 9, pp. 249–257

Marlow NJ, Williams AAE, Thomas N, Maxwell M, Wilson I, Wittred B et al. [Brazell R, Withnell B] (2015). The impact of an operational fox baiting campaign on a population of wild brush-tailed phascogales (Phascogale tapoatafa). Conservation Science Western Australia 9, pp. 259–266

Marlow NJ, Williams AAE, Thomas ND, Macmahon B, Lawson J (2015). The diet of foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in fragmented wheatbelt reserves in Western Australia: implications for woylies (Bettongia penicillata) and other native fauna. Conservation Science Western Australia 9, pp. 239–248

Miller EJ, Eldridge MDB, Morris K, Thomas N, Herbert CA (2015). Captive management and the maintenance of genetic diversity in a vulnerable marsupial, the greater bilby. Australian Mammalogy 37, pp. 170–181

2014

Ottewell K, Dunlop J, Thomas N, Morris K, Coates D, Byrne M (2014). Evaluating success of translocations in maintaining genetic diversity in a threatened mammal. Biological Conservation 171, pp. 209–219

Thomas N, Burbidge A, Garretson S (2014). Hermite Island fauna reconstruction. Available at: http://www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/about-us/science-and-research/publications-resources/111-science-division-information-sheets. 76/2014, 2 p.

2013

Spencer P, Friend T, Hillyer M, Thomas N, Branch K, Reinhold L (2013). Final report: genetic diversity and profiling of island and translocated populations of the banded hare-wallaby, Lagostrophus fasciatus. Murdoch University, School of Veterinary & Life Sciences, Murdoch. 39 p.

2012

Marlow N, Thomas N, Williams A, Macmahon B, Lawson J, Berry O (2012). Final report for Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre Project 10.U.01: Introduced predator control and sustained fauna recovery in SW WA - is there a mesopredator release effect? Sub-project 3, woylie decline in Dryandra Woodland: mesopredator release?. Department of Environment and Conservation, Woodvale, WA. 17 p.

Morris KD, Thomas N (2012). A Barrow load of fauna: translocations from an iconic Western Australian island (ABSTRACT). In Island Arks Symposium II: 7-9th February 2012, University House, Canberra pp. 60–61

2010

Miller EJ, Eldridge MDB, Thomas N, Marlow N, Herbert CA (2010). The genetic mating system, male reproductive success and lack of selection on male traits in the greater bilby. Australian Journal of Zoology 38, pp. 113–120

Thomas N, Macmahon B, Marlow N (2010). Camera traps: paparazzi in the bush. Landscope 26(2), pp. 27–31

2009

Woolford L, Bennet MD, Sims C, Thomas N, Friend JA, Nicholls PK et al. (2009). Prevalence, emergence and factors associated with a viral papillomatosis and carcinomatosis syndrome in wild, reintroduced and captive western barred bandicoots (Perameles bougainville). Ecohealth 6, pp. 414–425

2008

Friend JA, Rusten K, Thomas ND (2008). Recruitment into the numbat Myrmecobius fasciatus population at Dryandra Woodland, Western Australia (ABSTRACT). p. 31

Marlow N, Thomas N, Macmahon B, Williams A, Lawson J, Berry O (2008). Decline of woylies (Bettongia penicillata) in Dryandra Woodland: is there a mesopredator effect? (ABSTRACT). In Australasian Wildlife Management Society 21st Annual Conference: Human Impacts on Wildlife, 24-27 November 2008, Fremantle WA: Program and Book of Abstracts p. 94

Marlow N, Thomas N, Williams A, Macmahon B, Lawson J, Richards L (2008). Introduced predator control and sustained fauna recovery in south west Western Australia: woylie decline in Dryandra Woodland: is there a mesopredator release effect?. Department of Environment and Conservation, Woodvale, WA. 17 p.

Miller EJ, Eldridge MDB, Thomas N, Marlow N, Noakes N, Morris K et al. (2008). Bilbies behind bars: captive management and the effect on genetic diversity in a threatened species (ABSTRACT). In Australasian Wildlife Management Society 21st Annual Conference: Human Impacts on Wildlife, 24-27 November 2008, Fremantle WA: Program and Book of Abstracts p. 62

2007

Morris K, Thomas N, Johnson B, Orell P, Brennan K (2007). A report on the selection of release sites for bilbies (Macrotis lagotis) and brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula) at Lorna Glen. Department of Environment and Conservation, Woodvale, WA. 6 p.

Reinhold L, Thomas N (2007). Bernier and Dorre: islands of marsupials, mice and men. Landscope 22(4), pp. 46–52

Thomas N (2007). Return to Dryandra (ABSTRACT). In Proceedings of the Western Barred Bandicoot Symposium, 2007: Senate Conference Room, Murdoch University, 2nd February 2007 pp. 13–14

2005

Burbidge AA, Thomas N (2005). Barrow Island Nature Reserve rock-wallaby survey, August 2005. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Kensington, WA. 16 p.

Marlow N, Williams A, Thomas N, Maxwell M, Wilson I, Wittred B et al. [Brazell R, Withnell B] (2005). The impact of an operational fox baiting campaign on a population of wild brush tailed phascogales (Phascogale tapoatafa). Department of Conservation and Land Management, Woodvale, WA. 4 p.

Thomas N, Marlow N, Friend T (2005). Reintroduction of the boodie (Bettongia lesueur) into Dryandra Woodland (ABSTRACT). p. 35

Thomas N, Marlow N, Friend T (2005). Reintroduction of the boodie (burrowing bettong) into Dryandra Woodland (ABSTRACT). In Australian Mammal Society: 51st Scientific Meeting Program and Abstracts: Albany, Western Australia, 4-8 July 2005 p. 9

2004

Thomas N, Macmahon B, Marlow N, Friend T (2004). Return to Dryandra: reintroduction of the boodie and dalgyte to Dryandra: progress report, June 2004. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Kensington, WA. 8 p.

Thomas N, Marlow N, Macmahon B, Friend T (2004). Return to Dryandra: field breeding centre progress report, June 2004. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Kensington, WA. 11 p.

2003

Friend JA, Thomas ND (2003). Conservation of the numbat (Myrmecobius fasciatus). In Predators With Pouches: the Biology of Carnivorous Marsupials CSIRO, Collingwood. pp. 452–463

Thomas N, Friend T (2003). The western barred bandicoot: warts and all!. Landscope 19(1), pp. 50–56

Thomas N, Friend T, Marlow N (2003). Translocation proposal: reintroduction of the boodie (Bettongia lesueur) to Dryandra Woodland from the Return to Dryandra field breeding facility, June 2003. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Kensington, WA. 18 p.

Thomas ND (2003). Predation of loggerhead turtle hatchlings by the boodie (Bettongia lesueur) on Dorre Island, Western Australia. Western Australian Naturalist 24, pp. 150–151

2002

Thomas ND, Algar D (2002). Assessment of feral cat abundance and control options at Two Peoples Bay Nature Reserve. Department of Conservation and Land Management, 5 p.

2001

Friend T, Anthony C, Thomas N (2001). Return to Dryandra: marsupials hop away from extinction. Landscope 16(4), pp. 10–16

Friend T, Thomas N (2001). Numbats forever!. Landscope 17(1), pp. 17–22

Thomas ND, Whisson L (2001). Farewell felines of Faure: follow-up survey of feral cats on Faure Island. Department of Conservation and Land Management, 5 p.

2000

Angus GJ, Thomas ND (2000). An assessment of feral cat (Felis catus) abundance at Dragon Rocks Nature Reserve and some implications for fauna conservation. Department of Conservation and Land Management, 11 p.

Friend GR, Friend JA, Mitchell DS, Thomas ND (2000). Short-term impact of fire on a population of the red-tailed phascogale, Phascogale calura (Marsupialia: Dasyuridae) in the Western Australian wheatbelt. 27 p.

1995

Friend JA, Thomas ND (1995). Reintroduction and the numbat recovery programme. In Reintroduction Biology of Australian and New Zealand Fauna Surrey Beatty, Sydney. pp. 189–198

Thomas N (1995). Protocol for vessel use: Science and Information Division. Department of Conservation and Land Management, 8 p.

1993

Friend JA, Collis G, Thomas ND (1993). Re-introduction of the quenda (Isoodon obesulus fusciventer) to the wheatbelt of Western Australia (ABSTRACT). In Abstracts of Papers and Posters: Sixth International Theriological Congress, Sydney, July 1993 p. 1

Friend JA, Collis G, Thomas ND (1993). Reintroduction of the quenda (Isoodon obesulus fusciventer) to the wheatbelt of Western Australia (POSTER ABSTRACT). In Conference on Reintroduction Biology of Australasian Fauna, 19-21 April 1993, Healesville Sanctuary: Abstracts p. 27

1992

Friend GR, Friend JA, Mitchell DS, Thomas ND (1992). Short-term impact of fire on a population of Phascogale calura. I, population dynamics and habitat changes (ABSTRACT). p. 18

Friend JA, Friend GR, Thomas ND, Mitchell DS (1992). Short-term impact of fire on a population of Phascogale calura. II, movements, home range and nest selection (ABSTRACT). p. 18

Friend JA, Thomas ND, Turner BG (1992). The re-introduction of the numbat (Myrmecobius fasciatus) to Boyagin Nature Reserve: a report on work carried out under WWFA projects 94 and 108. Department of Conservation and Land Management, 79 p.

1990

Friend JA, Thomas ND (1990). The water-rat, Hydromys chrysogaster (Muridae) on Dorre Island, W.A.. Western Australian Naturalist 18, pp. 92–93

1986

Friend JA, Thomas ND, Turner BG (1986). Re-establishment of the numbat (Myrmecobius fasciatus) to Boyagin Nature Reserve, southwest Western Australia. Australian Mammal Society Bulletin. Supplement