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Fore! Using golf balls to manage controlled-burning and save species

Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Researchers are working with park rangers and government managers to monitor the environment using golf….... Read more


Cockroaches might beat a nuclear war, but not Black Saturday’s fires

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

While there may be some truth to the story that cockroaches can survive radiation following….... Read more


Billions, not millions, needed to prevent further extinctions of threatened species

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

The Ecological Society of Australia (ESA) says the Federal Government’s new prospectus to save Australia’s….... Read more


Ecological Society of Australia supports control of introduced rabbits

Thursday, 9 March 2017

The Ecological Society of Australia supports this month’s release of a virus to control rabbits..... Read more


Ecologists dismayed by loss of biodiversity identified in State of the Environment

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

The Ecological Society of Australia (ESA) is dismayed that Australia’s biodiversity is continuing to decline,….... Read more


Over $1 million in funds proves that it’s the ecology, stupid

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

The man behind more than $1 million in funds for students, announced today by the….... Read more


Birds’ wings growing to help escape the heat?

Sunday, 4 December 2016

The wing length of Ringneck Parrots in the south-west of Western Australia has been increasing….... Read more


The epic duck challenge: Sky cameras improve wildlife monitoring

Friday, 2 December 2016

Researchers have created colonies of model birds to show that unmanned aerial vehicles provide a….... Read more


Small native mammals disappearing from south-east Australia

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Four decades of research and monitoring of small native mammals in Victoria’s eastern Otway Ranges….... Read more


Cane toads and surfing plankton scoop ecology prizes

Friday, 25 November 2016

The Ecological Society of Australia (ESA) has announced the recipients of awards totalling more than….... Read more


Ecological Society Open Letter to PM: Time to expand, not reduce, public-good ecological research in CSIRO

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Australia's peak scientific body for ecology urged the Government to expand, not reduce ecological research….... Read more


Pythons moving into Attics

Saturday, 2 April 2016

Endangered Carpet Pythons are moving into people's homes in response to a lack of natural….... Read more