R.J. Downward's scientific contributions

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Article
Competing concerns between conservation and sheep-growing interests in South Australia over problems associated with the naturalized dog,Canis familiaris dingo, prompted the development of a policy for the management of this subspecies. The background to the development of this policy is outlined. The policy provides for a compromise between the ne...

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... There is also extensive debate concerning the taxonomy and definition of dingoes [2,3]. However, dingoes are considered a native species, protected in national parks [4][5][6][7] and are listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Red List [8]. Conservation and management programs, adequately informed by scientific knowledge, must be developed to protect the identity of the dingo before it is lost. ...