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The influence of faecal scent marks on the behaviour of the White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium Simum Simum)
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2006)
From September 2005 to March 2006 a zoo study was performed with one male and two female rhinos at Orana Wildlife Park in Christchurch. The study had two aims: (1) to assess whether faeces from unfamiliar rhinos carry ...
The role of predation as a limiting factor ofbellbird (Anthornis melanurai) nest success in New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2004)
Nest success, feeding behavior and anti-predator strategies, were studied to determine if bellbirds (Anthornis melanura) are limited by predation and if pest control can relieve the pressures of predation so that food ...