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The Centre for Ecosystem Management is one of ECU’s most productive research centres. Our researchers have diverse research interests that include ecology and ecohydrology, conservation biology and biodiversity, ecological restoration, and sustainability and health. The breadth of the Centre’s research interests allows us to work in a truly interdisciplinary fashion, with partners both within and outside of the University.  For more information on the Centre’s activities, you can view our latest Prospectus here.

Research Themes

The Centre for Ecosystem Management is involved in a wide range of research activities across our four research themes.

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Managing floods, feces and fishes in Fiji: a nexus approach to achieving sustainable development goals

In this blog, Dr Aaron Jenkins looks at how a nested systems understanding of intersecting health and sustainability challenges helps to realise "nexus" points of intervention for seemingly disparate problems.

World Wetlands Day - Lake Joondalup

Research collaboration between members from the Centre for Ecosystem Management and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation is ensuring the collection of robust ecological data for Perth's urban wetlands.

Heading back to the office? Bring these plants with you to fight formaldehyde (and other nasties)

In this article, originally written for The Conversation, ECU PhD candidate Danica-Lea Larcombe looks at why and how certain plants can help improve the air and atmosphere of office environments.

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