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EcoChemistry & Toxicology

Water Science

Conservation Ecology

The core purpose of the Institute for Applied Ecology is to undertake high quality research which improves our understanding of the environment to enhance decision making in natural resource management and sustainable development.


Upcoming Events

16 May

IAE Seminar Series: Understanding molecular evolution: insights from animals and plants

Why do some species evolve faster than others? Are there universal drivers of molecular evolution? In this talk

09 May

IAE Seminar Series: Historical legacies and contemporary stressors in the marine environment

Estuaries are among the most highly disturbed of all aquatic environments due to their proximity to urban areas

09 May

Little Penguin banding: Not all that it’s cracked up to be.

Tagging is essential for many types of ecological and behavioural studies as it allows the easy identification of

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Projects / Map

Want to take a look at some of the research IAE scientists are currently undertaking? Click here to view our map visualisation of current projects.