Helping threatened species survive foxes and fire

Deep in Victoria’s Otway Ranges, Deakin University PhD student Darcy Watchorn is building bushfire shelters for small mammals.  

'Ecology in Action' Photo Competition closes 14 October

The ESA's annual photography competition aims to highlight the diversity, beauty and interest of the biodiversity and ecosystems of Australia, and the role of ecologists in unravelling their mysteries.

Weather radars reign for info on flying animals

Scientists are using weather radars, originally developed to measure rainfall, to study the flight patterns of birds, bats and insects. However, a researcher claims we should use radars to measure flying animals more often.

Join the ESA Board in 2020

Nominations are now open for ESA Board positions in 2020. The following positions are becoming vacant and are open for election at our AGM this November.

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