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Bound for Oxford

Friday, 29 August 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2014 > 05

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.

Environmental Study Program to the Gascoyne region of WA

Thursday, 10 July 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2014 > 07

ECU students examine environmental impacts and sustainability issues associated with strategic development in the Gascoyne region.

Uniting science and Indigenous knowledge

Wednesday, 04 June 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2014 > 06

A new project developed by ECU aims to encourage Indigenous students in Western Australian high schools to study science at a tertiary level.

School of Natural Sciences Internship

Monday, 19 May 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2014 > 05

Gain valuable work experience while studying your Natural Science Degree.

Academy of Science presentation

Wednesday, 14 May 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystem Research > 2014 > 05

Dr McMahon presented on the role of transdisiplinary synthesis at the ACEAS grand workshop.

Celebrating a century

Friday, 04 April 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2014 > 04

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.

New paper on seagrass response to and recovery from light reduction

Friday, 28 March 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystem Research > 2014 > 03

Journal published paper demonstrating effects of light exposure on seagrass Amphibolis griffithii.

Birds at risk from dieback

Thursday, 20 March 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2014 > 03

Native birds are a little known victim of dieback in the South West of Western Australia according to a new study by ECU researchers.

Study tour heads north

Friday, 07 March 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2014 > 03

How good does experiencing Western Australia’s beautiful Gascoyne region with a group of fellow ECU students sound?

The Evolving World of Scientific Publication

Thursday, 06 March 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystem Research > 2014 > 02

A public lecture by Professor Carlos Duarte on Tuesday 25 March at ECU’s Joondalup Campus.

A Guide to Southern Temperate Seagrasses

Monday, 10 February 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystem Research > 2014 > 02

New book describes the exceptionally diverse seagrasses in temperate parts of the southern hemisphere.

No parenting award for malleefowl

Friday, 27 December 2013 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2013 > 12

Despite the trouble to build nests 20 metres wide, adult malleefowl leave their young to fend for themselves.

Elusive parrot not a flight risk

Wednesday, 18 December 2013 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2013 > 12

Why would a bird perfectly capable of flying decide to spend most of its life on the ground?

Proof still required that shark culling works

Thursday, 12 December 2013 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystem Research > 2013 > 12

No evidence the WA Government's proposed shark culling program will protect the public.

Taking aim at feral cats

Thursday, 09 May 2013 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2013 > 05

ECU and conservation groups are hoping to put a collar on feral cat numbers in WA's interior.

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