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Swan Bay Collection - Birds

Note: These references have been formatted to assist in the reduction of paper use.

Barter, Mark. (1998) List of birds seen in Swan Bay. Appendix 12 from Swan Bay: conservation of birds. 4p (photocopy)

Barter, Mark, Campbell, Jeff and Lane, Brett (1988). Swan Bay: conservation of birds. Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union, Moonee Ponds (Vic). 26p
(2 copies)

Bird observing at Swan Bay: Year 11 Biology excursion. 25p

Birds of Swan Bay (1991).  Appendix 3 from Department of Conservation and Environment: Swan Bay marine and wildlife reserves proposed management plan. 6p (photocopy)

Birds of Swan Bay. Table 3.18 from Jessop, R., Wilson, B. and Lindros, J. (1988). Flora and fauna database for the Geelong Conservation, Forests and Lands Region. Geelong Environment Council, Geelong (photocopy of pp.94-95)

Burger, J. (1981). The effect of human activity on birds at a coastal bay. Biological Conservation 21 231-241

Cameron, Margaret (1986). Birds of Swan Bay: a seagrass ecosystem. In 'Victorian seagrass ecosystems' (Eds H. Hudson and S. Strother) p.57-72. (Deakin University, Geelong)

Cameron, Margaret (n.d.). Birds of Swan Bay and Queenscliff. Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences, Marine Studies Centre, Queenscliff. 4p

Cameron, Margaret (n.d). Wader counts – Swan Bay (inc. Sand Is) 1983-99. (11 pages of typewritten notes)

Changing wader numbers in Swan Bay, 1983-1992. Victorian Wader Study Group (VWSG) 8p (photocopy)

Conole, L.E. (1987). The chestnut-rumped hylacola Sericornis pyrrhopygius on the Bellarine Peninsula. Geelong Naturalist 24 (3), 59-60

Cowdell, R.A. (2001). Baseline assessment of birdlife at the proposed site for MAFRI. Internal Report No.27. Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute, Queenscliff. (Bound with Fabris, G. Baseline monitoring at the porplsed MAFRI“Narrows” site)

Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. National Parks Service. (1995), Victorian Ramsar Sites: definition and boundary clarification. Project Report, December 1995. 10p. (Photocopy of section of report relevant to Swan Bay area.)

Department of Sustainability and Environment. Parks Victoria (2003). Port Phillip Bay (Western Shoreline) & Bellarine Peninsular Ramsar site: strategic management plan. Dept. of Sustainability and Environment, Melbourne. 61p.

Dilena, Richard (1998). Bird list for Edwards Point Reserve 1997 to 1998. 1p. photocopy

Hewish, Marilyn (1988). Waterfowl count in Victoria, February 1988. (RAOU Report no. 52). Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union, Moonee Ponds, (Vic.). 69p

Hooded plover (1996). Flora and Fauna guarantee action statement no.9. Department of Conservation and Environment, Melbourne. 5p

Lane, B.A., Schulz, M., and Wood, K. L. (1984). Birds of Port Phillip Bay. (Coastal Unit technical report no. 1). Ministry for Planning and Environment, Melbourne. 159p., 17 maps

Lane, B.A., Schulz, M., and Wood, K. L. (1984). Birds of Port Phillip Bay. Extract pp. 66-74: Swan Bay area and pp. 35-36 and pp. 113-115: Orange-bellied parrot (Coastal Unit technical report no. 1). Ministry for Planning and Environment, Melbourne

Naarding, J.A. (1983). Latham's snipe (Gallinago hardwickii) in Southern Australia. (Wildlife Division Technical Report 83/1) Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service, Hobart. 89p

Smith, Fred T.H. (1974). Birds of the South End of Swan Island and Swan Bay (including Rabbit Island), Queenscliff, Victoria. Unpublished list in BOC Files

Waterbirds - odyssey of the wetlands: an independent international environmental arts project celebrating the magnificent flight of the Eastern Curlew along the East Asian Australasian flyway: project report (1993). Waterbirds Ltd, North Melbourne. 15p

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