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Birds at risk from dieback

Thursday, 20 March 2014 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 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.


No parenting award for malleefowl

Friday, 27 December 2013 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 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 > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 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?


Taking aim at feral cats

Thursday, 09 May 2013 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 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.


Study into maternal exposure to persistent toxic substances

Monday, 23 April 2012 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2012 > 04

Level of persistent toxic substances in WA pregnant women investigated.


Dredge pond to wetland sanctuary for threatened fish

Friday, 17 February 2012 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2012 > 02

Disused dredge ponds could be spawning ground for black-striped minnow.


Australian Maternal Exposure to Toxic Substances

Friday, 17 June 2011 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2010 > 07

A study into maternal exposure to a range of toxic substances in WA.


ECU launches new collaboration with Rio Tinto Dampier Salt

Friday, 01 April 2011 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2011 > 04

A new research collaboration paving the way for a unique series of research opportunities in Australia's north-west.


Understanding pit lake resources within the Collie Basin

Thursday, 01 April 2010 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2010 > 04

Potential risks associated with pit lakes after open-cut coal mining.


Bioremediation of acid mine lakes

Sunday, 10 January 2010 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2010 > 01

Investigating low cost bioremediation technologies to develop ecologically sustainable recycling processes.


Isotopes to determine water sources

Friday, 01 January 2010 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2010 > 01

This project investigates where groundwater dependent plant communities located in the south-west of WA get their water from.


Rottnest Island sustainable visitor capacity

Tuesday, 01 December 2009 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2009

Given concerns of environmental conservation, visitor experience, heritage and maintenance, what levels of visitation can Rottnest Island sustain?


Aquatic fauna and water quality at Lake Chandala

Tuesday, 01 December 2009 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2009

An assessment of the ecological significance of Lake Chandala, one of only few wetlands with darkly stained waters remaining on the Swan Coastal Plain.


Black cockatoos on the ECU Bunbury Campus

Tuesday, 01 December 2009 Schools > School of Natural Sciences > Research activity > Centre for Ecosystem Management > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2009

This project evaluated the importance of the ECU Bunbury Campus as a foraging and roosting site for the ecology of black cockatoos in the South West.


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