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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.

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Weed risk set to rise

Sunday, 25 March 2018

Many plants introduced for livestock production have become weeds of native ecosystems with major environmental,….... Read more

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Digging deep for biodiversity

Thursday, 18 January 2018

Conservation and restoration of Australia’s ecosystems is an urgent matter. Outcomes of conservation and restoration….... Read more

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What does the Paris agreement mean for Australia’s ecosystems?

Sunday, 10 December 2017

The aim of the Paris agreement is to keep global temperature increases well below 2….... Read more

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A drop in the ocean: marine fish releases in Australia

Friday, 10 November 2017

Declining fish landings and increasing recreational fishing create an impetus to increase marine fish production….... Read more