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The effects of tourism on the behaviour of the New Zealand fur seal (Arctocephalus forsteri)
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2013)
The demand by ecotourism for easily accessible wildlife encounters has increased the need for regulations to minimise negative effects of tourism on towards marine mammals. High levels of human interaction could have serious ...
Response of New Zealand birds to the presence of novel predators
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2014)
Predation is the highest cause of mortality for birds and can place intense selection pressures on their behavioural traits. A number of studies have shown that some animals have innate predator recognition, while others ...