Success criteria not met, but valuable information gained: monitoring a reintroduction of the tammar wallaby

  title={Success criteria not met, but valuable information gained: monitoring a reintroduction of the tammar wallaby},
  author={G. E. Watkins and Nicole Willers and Holly C. Raudino and Janine Kinloch and Ricky Van Dongen},
  journal={Wildlife Research},
  pages={421 - 435}
Abstract Context. Fauna translocations are a tool for improving the conservation status of threatened species. Reviews of translocations undertaken in Australia and globally have reported that many fail because of predation by exotic predators. The outcome of ∼40% of translocations was unknown, often owing to inadequate post-release monitoring. Monitoring methods such as global positioning system data-loggers can provide valuable information on survival, habitat use and sociality, and can be… Expand


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