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Cracking the koala's genetic code
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Institute for Applied Ecology
The Institute for Applied Ecology undertakes world class research to improve our understanding of the environment, and enhance decision-making for natural resource management and sustainable development.
Join Landscape Ecologist and Conservation Biologist, Professor David Lindenmayer AO as he explores the new perspectives on the environmental impacts of multiple landscape transformations.
Gain new insights into the impacts of... Event details Krebs Lecture
Lakes play a significant role in carbon cycling at a global scale. An increased frequency and severity of extreme storms may alter lake productivity by disrupting patterns of stratification and... Event details IAE Seminar Series: Effects of extreme events on ecosystem functioning in lake.
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A research project at the University of Canberra’s Institute for Applied Ecology is focusing on the development of cell lines for biobanking.
Koalas could be less at risk of extinction after a team of scientists, including two from the University of Canberra, successfully completed the full sequencing of the animal’s genome
Researchers at the University of Canberra are concerned wild horses in the Kosciuszko National Park could wipe out a critically endangered species of fish