Photo: Kristian Bell
2020 Photo Competition

Photo Competition Winners Announced

Friday, 4 December 2020

Winning images from the annual Ecology in Action Photo Competition have been announced at the….... Read more

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Short-term Impacts of the 2019/20 Fire Season

Thursday, 3 December 2020

Fire ecologists are meeting online today to discuss the impact of the devastating 2019/20 fire….... Read more

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Ecological Extremes in Antarctica, Mechanisms of Resilience and Recovery

Wednesday, 2 December 2020

To coincide with World Antarctic Day on December 1, this symposium will discuss the impact….... Read more

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Rapid Change in Species Distributions A Cause for Concern

Tuesday, 1 December 2020

Species distributions around the world are changing rapidly in species ranging from honeyeaters, lichens and….... Read more

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10th Anniversary of the Indigenous Ecological Knowledge Symposium

Monday, 30 November 2020

Indigenous ecologists meeting online today are marking the tenth annual Indigenous Ecological Knowledge Symposium as….... Read more

Academic Freedom

Scientific advice on the environment and threatened species is being withheld from public debate, new research reveals.

Tuesday, 8 September 2020

Results of an industry-wide survey on science suppression in Australia, conducted by The Ecological Society….... Read more

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Without ecologists at the policy table, new nature laws could lead to extinctions

Friday, 29 November 2019

“Ecologists have important data and expertise to inform the review of Australia’s nature laws so….... Read more

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New research highlights the suppression of ecological and conservation science

Friday, 29 November 2019

It’s not just the media that needs freedom to report on important issues of public….... Read more

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From quolls to emus: how the animals of the Tasmanian Midlands help guide conservation

Thursday, 28 November 2019

Ecologists gathering in Launceston this week are discussing how the animals of the Tasmanian Midlands….... Read more

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Hairy crayfish; forest ghosts; Tarkine reflections; and more amazing nature images – ecology photo competition winners announced

Wednesday, 27 November 2019

Winning images from the annual Ecology in Action Photo Competition have been announced at the….... Read more

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Productive farms are critical to saving species and protecting biodiversity in Tasmania and beyond

Tuesday, 26 November 2019

Farmers helping to conserve Tasmanian midlands’ unique biodiversity; does money grow on trees? The business….... Read more

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Big knowledge needed to help answer big questions when managing Country

Tuesday, 26 November 2019

The First Australians helped plants branch out; fire season calendar a guide for better burns;….... Read more