Science for Knowledge

Genetics & Genomics

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

03 Oct

Tumour vs Tasmanian devil- who will win?

Tasmanian devils, the world’s largest living carnivorous marsupials, have experienced a turbulent history, becoming extinct on mainland Australia

17 Oct

Putting aquatic food-web interactions in a waterscape context to enhance freshwater management

The highly contingent nature of many food web interactions further complicates the huge challenge of managing freshwater ecosystems. 

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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.