Accelerating land clearing is increasing bushfires and droughts and compounding Australia’s extinction crisis: 300 scientists call for immediate action

Large-scale land clearing is nullifying our carbon abatement efforts, placing native species at higher likelihood of extinction, and is actually increasing the risk of drought and bushfire, according to a statement released today by Australian scientists.

Nominations open for the Australian Ecology Research Award (AERA)

Do you know a mid-career ecologist whose research contributions deserve recognition, and who should be a household name?

Nominate them for the Australian Ecology Research Award (AERA).

Applications for the ESA's 2019 event sponsorship grants are now open - closing 5 April.

Each year ESA offers a limited number of grants (of up to $1,500) to support ecology related local activities, events, and initiatives around Australia.

$6,000 grant for field-based postgraduate research

Applications are open for the 2019 Jill Landsberg Trust Fund Scholarship – a $6,000 grant to support the field-based research of a postgraduate student working in applied ecology.

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