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.
The Institute operates within two specialised centres: the Centre for Conservation Ecology and Genetics, and the Centre for Applied Water Science.
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Join UC staff, students and the community at our UC Clean Up Australia Day event on March 2nd 2021
Meet at the Concourse at 11am for a safety briefing, collect your... Event details Clean Up Australia Day
IAE Seminar Series: Discovery and characterisation of a new Miocene fossil Lagerstättenear Gulging, NSW
Reduced precipitation in the Miocene triggered the geographic contraction of rainforest ecosystems around the world. In Australia, mesic rainforest ecosystems that dominated the landscape underwent aridification and became the iconic... Event details IAE Seminar Series: Discovery and characterisation of a new Miocene fossil Lagerstättenear Gulging, NSW
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Analysing past rates of evolution, University of Canberra researcher Dr Joanne Bennett has found that many species won’t be able to adapt their physiologies fast enough to respond to climate change.
This World Wetlands Day (WWD), we are still seeing an alarming decline in wetlands and their ecosystems, says the University of Canberra’s Professor Peter Bridgewater – despite the fact that millions of hectares of wetlands have been declared rare or important for conserving.
$3 million funding investment for Canberra collaboration to protect our future biodiversity and biosecurity
Diversity Arrays Technology, the University of Canberra, and Australian National University have collaborated to create a big data platform accessible to users around the world.
The University of Canberra has appointed Professor Janine Deakin as Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science and Technology.
Voting is open for UC’s Big Research Pitch as 17 Researchers vie to pitch their best ideas. The top 5 finalists compete in the Facebook Live on 29 October from 7.30pm.