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The 52nd Annual AMSA conference “Estuaries to Oceans”

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 07

ECU marine scientists present their research at national conference.

12th Annual AMSA student workshop

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 07

ECU well represented as marine science students present their research at Rottnest Island.

Dredging: not a colourful outlook for seagrass growth

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 07

Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research student grant win supports light quality research on seagrasses.

School of Natural Sciences, Postgraduate Student Inaugural Symposium

Thursday, 28 May 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2015 > 05

Discover the important research currently being undertaken by postgraduate students at the School of Natural Sciences, Postgraduate Student Inaugural Symposium. Register to attend on Friday, 19 June 2015 from 8.30am at ECU's Joondalup Campus.

Perth arsonists put lizards at risk

Thursday, 21 May 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2015 > 05

More species of reptile call Perth home than any city in the world but arsonists are putting our scaly citizens at risk according to new ECU research.

Seminar: Research Data Management – Opportunities and Benefits

Thursday, 30 April 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2015 > 04

Luke Edwards will present a seminar on Friday, 29 May 2015 from 3.30pm at the Joondalup Campus in which he will provide an overview of research data management and the resources and opportunities that are available.

Seminar: The Kwinana Children’s Respiratory Health Study

Thursday, 30 April 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2015 > 04

Dr Anna Callan and Mr Jonathon Boeyen will present results from their study at a seminar on Friday, 22 May 2015 from 3.30pm on the Joondalup Campus.

Oceans’ nutrient levels topped up by groundwater

Monday, 23 March 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 03

Groundwater entering the Mediterranean Sea could be 15 times greater than water entering the sea from rivers according to new research.

Short course: Techniques in Wildlife Conservation

Wednesday, 04 February 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2015 > 02

This course is for those who wish to gain practical skills in faun survey techniques and handling native animals. 30-31 March and 7-11 April 2015.

CMER researchers coring the South Australian Gulfs

Tuesday, 06 January 2015 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 01

A major field trip by CMER researchers to South Australian Gulfs to core seagrass meadows will be used to reveal recent pollution history.

Tropicalisation of Seagrass Ecosystems examined

Tuesday, 09 December 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2014 > 12

Seagrass experts come together for a 2 day workshop, December 2014.

ECU and CMER members in the Northwest Kimberley

Friday, 28 November 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2014 > 11

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.

Visitors to CMER

Wednesday, 05 November 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2014 > 11

Centre delighted to host three visiting researchers in the next few months.

Valuable grant for ghost crab research

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2014 > 09

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.

Mine sites a lifeline for threatened birds

Thursday, 09 October 2014 Schools > Natural Sciences > News and events > School of Natural Sciences > 2014 > 10

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.

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