dogs and wetlands

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Subject: dogs and wetlands
From: Ian Fraser <>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:39:49 +1000
This is a particularly pertinent reference from a few years back. The study demonstrated that walking even leashed dogs in wetland and other areas had significant negative impact on the presence of  birds.

Banks P and Bryant J, December 2007. Four-legged friend or foe? Dog walking displaces native birds from natural areas. Biology Letters 3 (6).


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