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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

22 Sep

Developing Management Techniques Specific to Controlling Little Fire Ants (Wasmannia auropunctata Roger) in Various Ecological Habitats.

Electric Ants (Wasmannia auropunctata Roger) are one of five ants on the IUCN-ISSG’s “world’s worst invasive species” list

29 Sep

Ecological genomics of adaptation to environmental change

Understanding whether natural populations will be able to adapt to selective pressures associated with rapid environmental and climatic

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