Hot Topics in Ecology

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Hot Topics in Ecology are evidence-based syntheses of topics that are relevant to environmental policy development, land management and to broadening the community’s ecological knowledge base. Hot Topics aim to deliver timely, factual overviews that promote the application of scientifically defensible ecological knowledge in public debate.

If you have an idea for a Hot Topic, but are unsure whether it meets the requested format, please email the Hot Topics team via to discuss or develop the idea.