Sessional Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Written Submissions Received Volume 2 Issues associated with the progressive entry into the Northern Territory of Cane Toads October 2003
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Written Submissions Power & Water Corporation Volume 2 Cane Toad Inquiry Report 131 2. The potential risk that cane toads pose to Aboriginal outstation or centres with low borehole protection or maintenance regimes. 3. The potential to consider research on the effects cane toads can have on the aquatic ecosystem at Darwin River. REFERENCES Cameron E. (2002) 'Cane Toads, Giant Toads or Marine Toads', Factsheets, Australian Museum, Available at www.amonline.net.au/factsheets/canetoad.htm [Accessed on 29 April 20031. Freeland W J. (1984) Cane toads, A review of their biology and impact on Australia, Technical Report 19, Parks and Wildlife Unit, Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory, Darwin, Australia. O'Shea P., Speare R, and Thomas A. D. (1 990) 'Salmonellas in the Cane Toad, Bufo marinus', Australian Veterinary Journal, vol 167, i 8, p. 310. Queensland Museum (Undated) Cane Toad, Bufo marinus, Available at www.amuseum.qld.gov.au/features/frogs/canetoad.usip [Accessed on 28 April 20031. Speare R. (1 99 7) Bufo Marinus - Cane 7oads, Available at www.cu.edu.au/school/phtm/PHTM/staff/rsbufo,htm [Accessed on 28 April 20031. Taylor R., Sloan D., Toni C., Morton B. and Hunter 1. (2000) 'A Waterborne Outbreak of Salmonella Saintpauli, Communicable Diseases Intelligence, vol 24, i 1 1 pp. 336340. Van Beurden E. K. (1 980) Repod on the Results of Stage 3 of an Ecological and Physiological Study of the Queensland Cane Toad, Bufo marinus Report to ANPWS, Canberra, Australia. Van Dam R.A., Walden D.J, and Begg G.W. (2002) A Preliminary Risk Assessment of Cane Toads in Kakadu National Park, Supervising Scientist Report, Darwin, Australia. Vanderduys E. and Wilson S. (2000) Frogs 2., Cane Toads, Queensland Museum, Brisbane, Australia. APPENDIX 1 List of Personnel Contacted Name Organisation Mode of Contact Date Dave Waiden Environment Australia Phone and e-mail 29/04/03 Diane Barton James Cook University e-mail 07/05/03 lan Clayton Cairns Water e-mail 29/04/03 Peter Mockry Citiwater (Townsville Thuringowa) Phone 12/05/03 Richard Speare James Cook University e-mail 08/05/03 ROSS ALFORD James Cook University e-mail 01/05/03 APPENDIX 2 Comparison of Surface Water Supplies and Treatment Levels in Queensland Towns Affected by Cane Toads and Surface Water Supplies in the Northern Territory