Email Mark

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Publications (28)

Departmental Publications (28)

Found 28 items

2017

Cowan MA, Anderson H (2017). Vertebrate fauna survey of Millstream Chichester National Park Naturebank envelope, Palm Pool. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Woodvale, WA. 40 p.

Grundler MR, Pianka ER, Pelegrin N, Cowan MA, Rabosky DL (2017). Stable isotope ecology of a hyper-diverse community of scincid lizards from arid Australia. PLoS One 12, pp. 1–16

2016

Morris K, Cowan M, Angus J, Anderson H, Garretson S, Palmer R et al. [Williams M, Pearson D] (2016). Baseline monitoring for northern quoll and Rothschild’s rock-wallaby at Eradicat® baited and unbaited sites, Pilbara Region, WA. 2015: Yandicoogina JSW and Oxbow Project, threatened species offset plan. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 26 p.

Morris K, Cowan M, Palmer R (2016). Assessing the risk to northern quolls (Dasyurus hallucatus) from feral cats and feral cat baiting in the Pilbara, WA (ABSTRACT). pp. 21–22

Thomas N, Cowan M (2016). Assessment of camera traps to detect mammals. Available at https://www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/about-us/science-and-research/publications-resources/111-science-division-information-sheets. 87, 2 p.

2015

Cowan M, Bray R, Paltridge R (2015). Kiwirrkurra Indigenous Protected Area BushBlitz survey: Kiwirrkurra IPA, 5th to 19th September 2015, report completed 16 December 2015: survey of mammals and reptiles. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 27 p.

Gibson L, Cowan M, Handasyde T, Keighery G (2015). Biodiversity surveys in the Northern Kimberley coastal region: Balanggarra and Dambimangari country. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 67 p.

King J, Middlebrook R, Whittington A, Cowan M, Whiting S (2015). Assessment of feral animal predation associated with flatback nesting beaches at Mundabullangana Station (ABSTRACT). In Proceedings of the Second Australian and Second Western Australian Marine Turtle Symposia: Perth, 25-27 August 2014 p. 52

Markey AS, Cowan M, Dillon S (2015). Cane River Conservation Park bush blitz. Available at https://www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/about-us/science-and-research/publications-resources/111-science-division-information-sheets. 83/2015, 2 p.

Morris K, Cowan M, Angus J, Anderson H, Garretson S, Algar D et al. [Williams M] (2015). The northern quoll cat bait uptake and survivorship study, Yarraloola offset area, Pilbara Region, WA: Yandicoogina JSW and Oxbow Project, threatened species offset plan. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Woodvale, WA. 32 p.

Whiting AU, Prophet M, Barnes P, Whiting S (2015). Distinguishing between tracks and clutches for nesting turtles: how survey techniques and uncertainty impact abundance estimates and trend detection (ABSTRACT). In Proceedings of the Second Australian and Second Western Australian Marine Turtle Symposia: Perth, 25-27 August 2014 p. 87

2014

Cowan M (2014). Terrestrial vertebrate fauna of the Katjarra area of the Birriliburu IPA: report to the Birriliburu native title holders and Central Desert Native Title Services. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 55 p.

Dziminski M, Carpenter F, Cowan M (2014). Bilby, Macrotis lagotis (POSTER). 1 poster

2013

Cowan M (2013). Terrestrial vertebrate fauna of the Katjarra area of the Birriliburu IPA: report to the Birriliburu native title holders and Central Desert Native Title Services. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 47 p.

Cowan MA (2013). A preliminary vertebrate fauna survey of Millstream Chichester National Park Naturebank envelopes: Narrina Gorge and Ashburton. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Woodvale, WA. 42 p.

Palmer R, Pearson DJ, Cowan MA, Doughty P (2013). Islands and scales: a biogeographic survey of reptiles on Kimberley islands, Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 81, pp. 183–204

Palmer R, Pearson DJ, Cowan MA, Doughty P (2013). Islands and scales: a biogeographic survey of reptiles on Kimberley islands, Western Australia (ABSTRACT). In The Australian Society of Herpetologists 37th Meeting: Point Wolstoncroft, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, 29th January-1st February, 2013: Conference Abstracts p. 34

Pearson DJ, Cowan MA, Caton W (2013). The avifauna of larger islands along the Kimberley coast, Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 81, pp. 125–144

2012

Cowan M (2012). A preliminary fauna survey of New Island Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park. Department of Environment and Conservation, Woodvale, WA. 28 p.

Cowan MA, Parkin T (2012). Vertebrate survey of Credo Station: Credo Station, Goldfields Region, Western Australia, 29th August-9th September 2011. Department of Environment and Conservation, Woodvale, WA. 30 p.

Doughty P, Palmer R, Cowan M, Pearson DJ (2012). Biogeographic patterns of frogs of the Kimberley islands, Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 81, pp. 109–124

2011

Cowan M (2011). Vertebrate survey in Cane River Conservation Park with a focus on the Nanutarra Block: Cane River Conservation Park, Western Australia, 20th June-1st July 2011. Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. 24 p.

Cowan M, Harris D, Ho K, Whitehead T (2011). Development of ethically-acceptable techniques for invertebrate wet pit trapping: summary report for DEC Science Division. ChemCentre, Perth. 28 p.

2010

Hyder BM, Dell J, Cowan M (eds) (2010). Technical guide: terrestrial vertebrate fauna surveys for environmental impact assessment: technical report of the Environmental Protection Authority and the Department of Environment and Conservation. Environmental Protection Authority, Perth. 47 p.

2008

Cowan M (2008). Australian biodiversity assessment, 2008. Annex 2.3, examples of trends in significant species and communities: small mammals and reptiles of Lorna Glen ex-pastoral station. Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. 6 p.

Cowan MA (2008). Australian biodiversity assessment, 2008. Annex 2.5.1, management of at risk biodiversity : progress towards CAR. Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. 6 p.

Cowan MA (2008). Summary of WA Museum vertebrate fauna records by IBRA subregions for 2008 NLWRA 2008 biodiversity assessment. Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. 48 p.

2004

Cowan M (2004). Preliminary analysis of fauna sampling for CALM's feral cat research program at Lorna Glen: report. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Kalgoorlie. 12 p.