The use of novel deterrents for reducing herbivory by kangaroos: A multidisciplinary assessment
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Safety, Social and Environmental Sustainability
2005 - 2006
The project was set up in a series intended to provide the impetus for expensive, long-term studies of fear ecology. Intended outcomes were to determine whether wild kangaroos would be deterred to the same extent as captives by predator waste products, and the formulation of a timed-release gel for use on Australian minesites.
Keywords: Western grey kangaroo, kangaroo herbivory, minesite re-habilitation, Australian bush re-vegetation
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