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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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Killer cats

Sunday, 8 May 2016

Feral cats have contributed to the extinction of at least 22 Australian mammal species and….... Read more

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Managing tensions around urban flying-fox roosts

Sunday, 20 December 2015

Managing Australia’s increasingly urban flying-fox roosts is contentious because it requires the balancing of conservation,….... Read more

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At high densities kangaroo grazing can reduce biodiversity

Thursday, 10 December 2015

Eastern grey kangaroos reach very high densities in south-eastern Australia due to the absence of….... Read more

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Climate Change: Trees under pressure

Monday, 30 November 2015

Trees are dying in response to gradual changes in climate and extreme climatic events. Not….... Read more