In the last month, Dr Kathryn McMahon and Dr Christin Säwström from CMER conducted research in the Kimberley, based at the Kimberley Marine Research Station at Cygnet Bay.
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School of Natural Sciences Masters by Research Student Caitlin Rae has just received $5,500 from Landskills WA to investigate the abundance of ghost crabs on beaches in WA’s Mid-West.
Shorebird habitats are being destroyed around the world but ECU research is showing that mine sites in WA’s Pilbara are inadvertently creating sanctuaries for the migratory birds.
New research led by Edith Cowan University has found seagrasses are like the ocean’s hitchhikers travelling for hundreds or even thousands of kilometres across the sea.
Feral domestic cats are a global threat to biodiversity and were recently named as the biggest threat to endangered Australian mammals.
The Rainbow Bee-eater is a sight to behold, gracing the sky with its splendid plumage of dazzling golden, emerald, and sapphire plumage, and bright red eyes.
The fat-tailed dunnart might look cute but the mouse-sized marsupial’s harmless exterior belies a ferocious spirit – they’ve been known to kill snakes and other predators when cornered.
Indigenous graduate Tamara Murdock, who completed a Bachelor of Science (Environmental Management) with First Class Honours has been awarded a scholarship to the University of Oxford.
ECU students examine environmental impacts and sustainability issues associated with strategic development in the Gascoyne region.
A new project developed by ECU aims to encourage Indigenous students in Western Australian high schools to study science at a tertiary level.
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Dr McMahon presented on the role of transdisiplinary synthesis at the ACEAS grand workshop.
He may have officially retired more than 35 years ago, but this respected botanist and ecologist still turns up to work at ECU every day – including his 100th birthday.