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A Critical Analysis of the Factors Responsible for the Decline of the Superb Lyrebird Menura novaehollandiae in Sherbrooke Forest, Victoria

@article{Smith2016ACA,
  title={A Critical Analysis of the Factors Responsible for the Decline of the Superb Lyrebird Menura novaehollandiae in Sherbrooke Forest, Victoria},
  author={L. H. Smith},
  journal={Australian Field Ornithology},
  year={2016},
  volume={15}
}
  • L. H. Smith
  • Published 2016
  • Biology
  • Australian Field Ornithology
Analysis of available data indicates that the decrease in Superb Lyrebird Menura novaehollandiae numbers in Sherbrooke Forest is attributable to predation and changes in the forest environment. There are no reliable statistics on Lyrebird numbers or conditions within the forest. This paper emphasises the need for regular culling of forest waste - products and native plants, along with eradication of exotic plants , to improve accessibility for the Lyrebirds to their food in the earth, and for a… Expand
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