Journal article

Do neck-collars affect the behaviour and condition of Black Swans (Cygnus atratus)?

P-J Guay, RA Mulder

EMU | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2009

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by ARC Discovery Grant


Awarded by Animal Experimentation and Ethics Committee Registers


Awarded by Department of Sustainability and Environment, Victoria


Awarded by Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was supported by an ARC Discovery Grant (DP0558607) awarded to R. A. Mulder and Mark Elgar. Work was conducted under Animal Experimentation and Ethics Committee Registers ( 05065 and 0810883) and permits from the Department of Sustainability and Environment, Victoria ( permit numbers 10003333 and 10004585). Banding was conducted under and bands provided by the Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme ( authority # 1405). We thank Parks Victoria for their logistical support and numerous volunteers for help with fieldwork.