Browsing Study Areas by Subject "079999 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences not elsewhere classified"
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The effectiveness of a commercially available bird repellent on house sparrows (Passer domesticus) (2016-07)Aim: Identify a robust method for assessing the efficacy of an odour repellent to the sparrow in aviary studies Use this method in field studies to isolate the effects of the repellent on sparrow behaviour
(Unitec ePress, 2018-12-19)House sparrows (Passer domesticus) are vectors for diseases transmittable to humans and animals, therefore effort is made to deter sparrows from roosting and feeding in urban areas such as cafes and private buildings. In ...
Some like it hot, but moth plant does not : the effect of commercial composting on moth plant (Araujia hortorum) seed viability (Unitec ePress, 2018-12-19)Invasive plants threaten native biodiversity and ecosystem structure and function. Although the removal of invasive plant material is important for the conservation of native plant communities, the disposal of live seeds ...