The Ecological Society aims to foster the conservation and ecological management of native biota, their diversity, ecological function, and interaction with the environment.
Over millions of years, extraordinary biodiversity evolved in Australia. And over many thousands of years, Aboriginal Australians met all of their food needs from our rich environments.
The International Society for the Study of Marine Bioinvasions invites you to participate in the 9th International Conference on Marine Bioinvasions (ICMB-IX), in Sydney, Australia. ICMB-IX will be held at The Menzies Sydney Hotel between the 19-21 January 2016.
Australia's third conference on wildlife tourism, "Wildlife Tourism: a Force for Biodiversity Conservation and Local Economies?" will be held in Geelong 29 Sep - 2 Oct 2015, and we have some great keynotes joining us from Australia, Asia, Africa and America.
The bell miner, Manorina melanophrys, is a native honeyeater, endemic to eastern Australia. Like the noisy miner, Manorina melanocephala, bell miners defend a territory year-round from other bird species, particularly the eucalypt canopy where they spend most of their time feeding.
This year @CSLaustralia is hosting its first Fellowship Program EVER in QLD and they're looking for applicants Australia-wide who want to make a positive change for the future.
In the media
At ESA14, held last year in Alice Springs, I was fortunate enough to see a series of talks on the intersection of ‘nature’ and urbanisation (that is, ‘urban ecology’) by some of ESA’s excellent student and ECR members, such as Caragh Threllfall and Pia Lentini.
Griffith University has a long-established reputation for research excellence in environmental science, especially in relation to water sciences...
The greater bilby (Macrotis lagotis) has dramatically declined in range and abundance with changed fire regimes and introduced predators thought...
Lauren Young from the University of Sydney is looking for some motivated volunteer field assistants to help out with my PhD research on Plains...