Do neck-collars affect the behaviour and condition of Black Swans (Cygnus atratus)?
P-J Guay, RA Mulder
EMU | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2009
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
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.